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Post-Secondary School in MB - Comparison Chart

December 04, 2018
​ Click here  to review the Post-Secondary School in MB Comparison Chart (admission requirements etc).

Grace Hospital Winter Celebration

November 13, 2018
​     Click here for information on the Grace Hospital Winter Celebration.

Volunteer Hours

November 09, 2018
  Click here   for a copy of the Community Involvement Activity Log (Volunteer Hours)

Basketball Referee Clinic

November 08, 2018
The 2018 St. James-Assiniboia Basketball Referee Clinic is taking place on November 21 at Lincoln Middle School.  We are looking for Middle School Basketball Referees for the upcoming season! The free clinic offers registered participants the opportunity to receive their Novice Referee Certification and referee Middle Years basketball in St. James-Assiniboia School Division. 

Anti-Bullying Awareness Week - November 12 - 16

November 06, 2018
​ November 12 - Henna Tattoos (Hearts on your Sleeve) November 13 - Peach and Love Photo Booth (Positive Message Bubbles) November 14 - Pink Shirt Day November 15 - Ditch the Label (Grade War Challenge - Quiz) November 16 - Throw Kindness Around Like Confetti (Dot Activity)

Yearbooks have arrived!

November 01, 2018
​ The 2017-18 yearbooks have arrived. Students who have graduated, may pick up their yearbook in the office. Existing John Taylor students can pick them up from Mr. Kolton.

Talking to Kids about Cannabis

October 31, 2018
​ The Manitoba School Boards Association (MSBA) and the Manitoba Association of Parent Councils (MAPC) present a helpful guide to talk with your child about cannabis. The fact sheet covers cannabis use, harms and risks associated, laws in Canada and other valuable resources on the topic.
Click here to view...

Divisional Choir's Fall Concert

October 29, 2018
The Divisional Choir's Fall Concert is taking place on Thursday, November 8 at Westwood Community Church at 7pm.
More details attached.
​Please click here for the Fall Concert Poster. 

Parent Teacher Conferences

October 16, 2018
Click here  to book a Parent Teacher Conference

Parent Symposium Cancelled

October 05, 2018
​ Please note: The Parenting Symposium scheduled to take place on October 13, 2018 at Jameswood Alternative School has been cancelled due to low registration. More information will be provided in the future for upcoming events hosted on behalf of Educational Support Services. 

Peak of the Market

October 01, 2018
​ Peak of the Market vegetable pick up will be on Thursday October 4th from 3:30 - 5:00. Please be sure to make arrangements for pick up as we will not be able to store them. Please speak to Ms. Peters if you have any questions.

AP Calculus excellence at John Taylor!

September 28, 2018
​In the month of May last year, John Taylor students wrote their College Board AP Calculus exam. Scoring a 5 is the highest you can score on this exam. It was the first time that three students scored a 5 on their exam. The class performed extremely well and averaged 4.17...

Grad 2019 Information

September 11, 2018
Click here for information on Grad 2019

2018 Election Information

September 11, 2018
The City of Winnipeg Municipal and School Board Election Day is October 24, 2018. School boards are elected in our province to carry out the planning and delivery of educational services within geographic regions known as school divisions. The Nomination Period for School Trustee candidates begins Wednesday, September 12 and ends...

Playschool at John Taylor

September 07, 2018
The John Taylor Playschool is now accepting registration for the fall 2018 session. The playschool program is run in conjunction with the Grade 10 Family Studies course and is designed to give 3 and 4 year olds an opportunity to develop social and cognitive skills in a fun environment. Children attend...

Athletic Calendar

August 27, 2018
    Click here to view the calendar of athletic events.

Graduations Awards 2017-18

July 03, 2018
​A complete map highlighting all of the graduation award recipients in SJASD for the 2017-18 school year. Congratulations to all graduates, we are proud of your achievements!  Click the image below to view the full listing:

Summer Hours

July 03, 2018
Summer hours will commence on Tuesday, July 3 and end on Friday, August 17. Office hours for St. James-Assiniboia School Division Board Office are 8:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. 
As for the Media Centre inside the Professional Staff Development Centre, the summer hours are as follows:
July 3 - July 13, 2018:...

Fall 2018 - 2019

June 22, 2018
  Click here for important information regarding the fall startup including orientation dates, timetable pickup, BBQ, etc.    

​School Day Calendar 2018-19

June 15, 2018
St. James-Assiniboia School Division operates on the six-day cycle. The School Day Calendar includes inservice and holiday information. Additional school specific information may be acquired from our Divisional Calendar at the start of the new school year or individual school websites.  Please see below the School Day Calendar for the upcoming 2018-2019...

Annual Athletic Awards Banquet

June 07, 2018
​ The Annual Athletic Awards Banquet is Wednesday, June 13th at 4:30 in the Theatre, with dinner to follow in the gym at 6:00. All students who have paid their athletic fees are welcome to attend. If parents/guardians or other guests are interested in attending, tickets can be purchased for $12...

Grad 2018

June 05, 2018
  Click here   to see important dates regarding dates for Grad 2018.   Grad rehearsal will be on June 21, 2018 from 11:00 am to 12:30 pm at My Church Winnipeg (formerly Immanuel Pentecostal Church) at 955 Wilkes Avenue.


Assessment Schedules 2018-19

June 04, 2018

Please see below two assessment schedules outlining provincial dates and programs for the 2018-19 School Year. 
Early and Middle Years Assessment Schedule Senior Years Assessment Schedule


Rotational Symmetry live in colour!

May 23, 2018
​ In our grade 9 math class, we have been discussing objects that have line and rotational symmetry. The eight-pointed star of the star blanket is a great representation of how color can be used to incorporate lots of amazing symmetry. Thank you to Sophia Manoakeesick for bringing in her uncle's...

Outstanding Achievement in Mathematics

May 16, 2018
Every February, hundreds of grade 12 students across Manitoba write the provincial mathematics contest from the University of Manitoba. This year, due to her outstanding achievement on the Manitoba Mathematical Competition contest, John Taylor Collegiate student (Malinda) Linhui Huang was invited to the MMC contest dinner for the top 5 achievers...

Greenhouse Sale

May 14, 2018
  Please join us for our Green house sale on May 17th (12pm to 3pm) and Friday May 18th (12:00 to 2:30). All procees go back into funding the Gardening Program at John Taylor Collegiate. Click here for a price list  

Animation Creations

April 20, 2018
  Bravo to Mr. Hardman's animation students in creating these entertaining videos using the techniques they learned in class. Click on the play arrow in the video below to view . Once the video is playing you can click the arrows in the bottom right corner to expand the video to full...

Final Exam Schedule

April 19, 2018
​ The May / June Exam Schedule has been finalized. Morning exams begin at 8:30 AM Afternoon exams begin at 1:00 PM Click here for the exam schedule.  

Spring Divisional Newsletter

March 29, 2018
​The third issue of CONTACT is here! Read the latest initiatives, projects and achievements in SJASD all in one place. This issue highlights JT students departing on a mission trip to Ecuador,  Buchanan growing tower gardens, Phoenix studying the long-told stories of the sky and much more. Click the icon below to...

2018-2019 Budget Summary

March 14, 2018
​ Please click here to view the latest media release on behalf of SJASD highlighting the 2018-2019 Budget Summary. 

Zoo Camp - Volunteers needed!

March 12, 2018
  Click here to learn how to volunteer at Zoo Camp and earn credit for 40 volunteer hours.

Grad Photo Retakes

March 05, 2018
  Click here for information on Grad Photo Retakes.

Bus Service is Cancelled

March 05, 2018
​ Monday, March 5 - All schools in SJASD are open. Bus service is cancelled. There will be no bus service. Once again, all schools are open but bus service is cancelled for the day.

2018-19 Budget Presentation and Survey

March 02, 2018
Please find below the 2018-2019 Public Budget Presentation that was shown on Thursday, March 1 at our annual Parent/Public Draft Budget Meeting at the Board Office.  Our Draft Budget presentation has focussed on how our public schools are funded through provincial grants and local taxes. Equally important is what will be...

Grad Photos

February 21, 2018
​ Lifetouch will be taking Grad Photos from February 20 to February 23. Click here to read more.      

Grad Suit Fitting

February 21, 2018
​ Epharrel is hosting a suit fitting for grads on February 26th from 4:30 - 7:30 Grad Suit Fitting - John Taylor.pdf  

The Job Seekers Club

February 13, 2018
​ Who? - Presented by Ms. Rose, Career Development Teacher. What? - A series of workshops for students who are lookng for a part-time job or seeking summer employment. When? - Noon hours in February and March. Listen to announcements for specific details. Topics include Resume Writing and Interviewing. How? - Sign...

University Open Houses

February 09, 2018
​ February is an important month for any grade 11 and 12 student and there parents interested in attending the Open Houses for U of M, U of W, or Red River College. Daytime and evening events that students may attend with their parents happen between Feb 20-22nd.     ...

Exam Schedule

December 18, 2017
  Click here  to view the January (Semester 1) Exam Schedule.

Math in the Real World!

December 12, 2017
Students in Mrs. Bergmuller and Mr. Goetz's 20SP classes joined forces in December to tell their own Graphing Stories where they investigated how math can represent a relational situation in the real world around them. ​ Students danced, played basketball, took a slap shot, felled dominoes, drank water, and gathered data...

December Fun at John Taylor!

November 24, 2017
​It's the most wonderful time of the year! December is a busy month of activites for our staff and students. December 1: Deck the Doors Challenge - The theme of our challenge is "Celebrations Around the World". December 4 - 15: Holiday Hamper Food and Collection Drive -  Classes will collect non-perishable...

Grace Hospital Foundation Winter Celebration

November 22, 2017
​Come out and enjoy the free activities at the Grace Hospital on December 6, 2017. Click here  to read more.  

Mumps Advisory

October 24, 2017
​   Click here for important information regardng the Mumps   Click here for a Mumps fact sheet

University Fair

October 23, 2017
​ All John Taylor Collegiate, Grade 12, university-bound students are invited to attend the 19th annual University Fair at Sturgeon Heights Collegiate on Thursday, November 2nd at 1:15p.m. to 3:15p.m.. Forty universities from across Canada in addition to Manitoba Student Aid will be in attendance. This event has a gym-roam structure...

Evening of Excellence

October 23, 2017
​ High-achieving Grade 12 students interested in attending the University of Manitoba and their parents are invited to attend the U of M's Evening of Excellence  on Tuesday, October 24th from 6:00pm-8:30pm. Students interested in attending are requried to register. Registration takes only a few moments and canbe done on the...

River Heights Skating Club

October 10, 2017
Click Here to read more about the River Heights Skating Club

Parent Teacher Conferences - November 2, 2017

October 04, 2017
​ Parent Teacher Conferences are on  November 2nd  from 4pm to 7pm . Appointments are 10 minutes in length. You may book appointments with multiple teachers, however, please allow yourself enough time in between appointments. We look forward to seeing you on November 2nd ! Please note the first day the...

Fire Lanes

September 26, 2017
​ Indicated by the sign shown here, fire lanes are found at shopping centres, grocery stores, event centres, community centres, and other public venues. Fire lanes ensure first responders can quickly access emergency situations. You are allowed to stop (pick up/drop off passengers, etc.), but you are not allowed to park...

September Gym Schedule

September 19, 2017
  Please click below to view September Gym Calendar   Copy of JT Gym Schedule September 2017-18- Copy 3.xlsx

Picture Day

September 06, 2017
​ Picture Day at John Taylor is Friday September 8th.

2017 Playschool at John Taylor

August 28, 2017
  The John Taylor Playschool is now accepting registration for the fall 2017 session. The playschool program is run in conjunction with the Grade 10 Family Studies course and is designed to give 3 and 4 year olds an opportunity to develop social and cognitive skills in a fun environment. Children...

2017-18 Fall Orientation Package

August 28, 2017
To view important information regarding our Fall Orientation (time table pick up, student orientation, start dates etc) click the Opening Day Letter 2017-2018.pdf

Annual School Meetings 2017-18

July 17, 2017
Each school in St. James-Assiniboia School Division will be holding an Annual Meeting to establish a Parent Council or a Parent Advisory Committee. This is an opportunity to become involved in your school and have a positive impact on your child’s education. We need your input and ideas!  Please click here to...

2017 Skills Manitoba Competition

April 27, 2017

On Thursday, April 13, more than 475 students from across the province gathered at Red River College (both campuses) to compete in the 20th Annual Skills Manitoba Competition.    SJASD students from Collège Sturgeon Heights Collegiate, St. James Collegiate and Westwood Collegiate attended the event. While some students went to gain experience and learn more...

Safe Schools Forum

April 25, 2017
Safe Schools Community Forum, "Wellness Today: Building Healthy Futures"
As part of our commitment to keep our schools safe, St. James-Assiniboia School Division hosts a Safe Schools Forum once every two years.

On Wednesday, April 12, our Division teamed up with local organizations to present the 2017 Safe Schools Forum "Wellness Today: Building Healthy Futures."...

Science Fair Special Awards Report

April 24, 2017
​ S t. James-Assiniboia Divisional Science Fair 2017 Special Awards Report The 51st Annual SJASD Divisional Science Fair took place on April 5th, 2017 at George Waters Middle School and St. James Collegiate. The special award winners are listed below.  Top Project Awards
The Top Project award is presented to a project in Grade 3, 4, and...