February 15, 2023
Caregivers that would like to apply for their child to attend a school in SJASD that is out of their current catchment area for the 2023-24 school year may do so beginning at 8 a.m. on Friday, February 17, 2023. This includes caregivers making Out-of-Division requests. Requests will be...
February 07, 2023
From February 6 to 10, SJASD recognizes the contributions that educators, administrative and education assistants, educational clinicians and associates, nurses, bus drivers, custodians and all other school support staff make to students and school communities. In addition to being proclaimed
an official week by the Province of Manitoba, many...
November 30, 2022
A Westwood Collegiate teacher has just received the prestigious Governor General's History Award for Excellence in Teaching.
Kelly Hiebert was recognized for his ongoing work in Holocaust education, including the creation of a student-led documentary on the subject entitled Truth Against Distortion: Survivor's Speech Out Against Hate. The history teacher attended...
November 10, 2022
Please mark you calendars for your child(ren)'s performance time for the 2022-2023 school year.
Tuesday, December 13th at 6:30 p.m. at the Westwood Community Church
(401 Westwood Drive)
• Grade 1-5 – Mme Derouard
• Room 1-9 – Mme Dickens
• Room ½-11 –...
November 02, 2022
On November 24 th from 4:30 - 7:30 , we will have an open-house style celebration of learning. This is a time for families to come-and-go as they see fit. Each family will visit their child’s homeroom and the child will have the opportunity to show and celebrate learning from...
November 02, 2022
Congratulations to the new Executive and we look forward to working together this year!
Kathy Stardom - President Yvette Gaborieau Vice President Jenny Young - Treasurer Carla Simons - Secretary
The AGM for the 2023-2024 school year will be held on Wednesday, September 20th at 6:00p.m.
Reach out to...
October 14, 2022
Please be advised school bus transportation will not be available for students living on the streets west of Alboro Street and south of Roblin Blvd. on Tuesday, October 18, 2022 due to the closure of Roblin Blvd at the CP railroad crossing by Bridge Road. Please note that parents of...
September 27, 2022
Click below to view the different programs available
September 12, 2022
School board elections are an important opportunity for residents of St. James-Assiniboia to get involved in public education. By voting for your school trustees, you have a direct link to the people who oversee the running of our schools.
Anyone interested in becoming a School Trustee candidate for the 2022 election should go to the following...
September 01, 2022
We are pleased to welcome students and staff back to full-time, in person learning this fall. For those who are joining us as new students, parents, and staff, we extend a very a special welcome to the St. James-Assiniboia school community! We look forward to supporting our students to engage...
April 12, 2022
All metro Winnipeg schools, including St. James Assiniboia School Division (SJASD), will be closed for tomorrow, Wednesday, April 13, and Thursday, April 14. As a result, there is no school on these days.
Any child care facilities located in SJASD schools will also close for these two days.
April 12, 2022
A Winter storm warning is in effect for the City of Winnipeg. Hazardous winter conditions are expected.
All Metro Winnipeg school divisions, including St. James-Assiniboia School Division (SJASD), are cancelling all school bus transportation for Wednesday, April 13 and Thursday, April 14 , in anticipation of adverse weather and road...
January 04, 2022
As announced by the province of Manitoba today, students will begin one week of remote learning starting Monday, January 10, while staff implement enhanced measures for return to class. This phased-in approach will:
-allow schools to plan for staff shortages and absenteeism -create time for distribution of additional rapid tests -allow...
December 21, 2021
The Manitoba Government has announced that COVID-19 Rapid antigen test kits will be available for students from Kindergarten to Grade 6. The test kit contains five rapid antigen COVID-19 tests that parents can administer to each child every three or four days as students return to school in January 2022. ...
December 21, 2021
It has been another challenging start of the school year for our staff, students, parents, and community members. I hope that you, your family, and your friends can spend time together enjoying holiday traditions and creating lasting memories during the holiday break. The treasured time we spend with our family and...
September 28, 2021
To: Parents and caregivers,
It has been almost 18 months since the first case of COVID-19 was detected in Manitoba. As a province, we have faced many challenges during that time. Having a vaccine approved and available for every Manitoban born in 2009 or earlier has fundamentally changed the context...
September 17, 2021
Week of September 17, 2021.pdf
/ Week of September 24, 2021.pdf
/ Week of October 1, 2021.pdf
/ Week of October 8, 2021.pdf/ Week of October 18, 2021.pdf
/ Week of October 25, 2021/
Week of November 1, 2021/ Week of November 8, 2021
/ Week of November 15, 2021
/ Week of November 22, 2021
/ Week of
April 15, 2021
With daily health checks and following the COVID-19 protocols, you and your family can help keep our schools safe. Remember to check every morning to see if you, your child and your family have COVID-19 or flu-related symptoms before they are sent to school. Symptoms may include:
A B Fever/Chills Runny...
September 02, 2020
As students prepare to return to school, all students, drivers, and any other passengers on school buses will be required to wear a mask, as passengers may be close to each other for an extended time without the ability to physically distance from each other. This new rule is a...
June 04, 2020
The province of Manitoba has provided a supplemental online learning resource for Manitoba families whose children are learning at home during the suspension of in-school classes because of COVID-19.
The My Learning at Home portal provides resources designed to assist families in supporting the work of teachers as they continue to...
April 21, 2020
From Monday April,20th to Friday April,24th between the hours of 8 to 12 and 1 to 4 parents are able to come and pick up work and belongings from our school gym. Appointments can be made on conference manager.
March 31, 2020
Dear Families and Staff,
The St. James-Assiniboia School Division (SJASD) Board of Trustees would like to take this time to recognize all the hard work our students, parents and staff have put in to make the transition to remote learning possible. We are grateful for the professional agility demonstrated by our...
March 26, 2020
Spirit Week At ERB Although we are not actually in the Ecole Robert Browning building, we will have our Spirit Week after Spring Break. Dress up as follows and send pictures to your Teachers so that those pictures can be posted on Instagram. April,6th Beach Day ( wear shorts, tshirts,...
March 23, 2020
To assist with the continuation of learning during the suspension of in-school classes, we wish to remind parents that communication with Principals and Teachers is still available:
Please first use the communication method that has already been put in place by teachers and/or school Principals.
Each St. James-Assiniboia School Division (SJASD)...
March 15, 2020
In consultation with the province, please be advised that any students or staff travelling outside of Canada in the past 14 days are asked to self-isolate.
As of Sunday, March 15, our schools have been contacting staff and families that had indicated travel plans, to inform them of the expectation...
March 13, 2020
As announced on March 13, 2020 by the Province of Manitoba, all schools in Manitoba will close as of Monday, March 23 for three weeks (one week before Spring Break and one week after Spring Break). A week has been provided to allow for families and schools to prepare...
February 27, 2020
Hundreds gathered at the Victoria Inn Convention Centre on Thursday, February 20, to celebrate the 30th Annual 'Yes I Can!' Awards ceremony, recognizing the tremendous accomplishments of children and youth with disabilities. 'The Yes I Can!' Awards are hosted by the Manitoba Council for Exceptional Children to highlight the outstanding achievements of...
February 27, 2020
Newcomers to Canada face many barriers when they work to navigate and establish themselves in their new country. A key value of the St. James-Assiniboia School Division (SJASD) is respect for each other, our diversity, and our community. Both in response to feedback from the community and the existing mandates of...
February 27, 2020
Last week (January 27 – 31, 2020), the St. James-Assiniboia School Division tackled The Great Kindness Challenge (GKC) at several schools in the Division, joining over 14 million students and over 15 thousand schools in creating a culture of compassion, acceptance, unity and respect. The proactive bullying prevention initiative improves school...
February 26, 2020
The St. James-Assiniboia School Division Board Office welcomed the spirit of competition to its backyard as the first X- Cross Country Ski race took place on Wednesday, February 26. Bannatyne, Phoenix, Heritage, Robert Browning, Crestview, Sansome, Athlone, Strathmillan, Buchanan, and Stevenson all brought their A-game to the competition. With a...
February 13, 2020
Registration will be accepted on February 14, 2020. Parents and guardians wishing to register their child at a school outside of their catchment/Division must submit their request online. Registration will be accepted on February 14, 2020.
All requests will be date and time stamped to ensure that there is a...
February 11, 2020
On Thursday February 20th the students and staff at Ecole Robert Browning will be celebrating Festival du Voyageur! We will be having Thibert the Voyageur coming to entertain us and other fun events through out the day.
February 03, 2020
The St. James-Assiniboia School Division (SJASD) is proud to offer 60 students from the Division the opportunity to participate in the SJASD Adaptive Swim Program. The program allows students living with additional needs access a weekly swimming lessons program with a specialized swim instructor, Jodi Hutchison.
"The adaptive swim program...
January 24, 2020
Building upon our Division's commitment to the growth and professional development of our employees, we are pleased to announce the launch of the St. James-Assiniboia School Division's (SJASD) Instructional Support Team Newsletter . Upon reviewing the newsletter, and having the opportunity to see and hear the work demonstrated at the...
January 07, 2020
On January, 21st 2020 all ERB Students will be bringing home the "Intention to Register" form. This form is to be filled out and returned to the school by January, 24th 2020.
January 07, 2020
Presented by SJASD Divisional Musical Theatre from January 25 to February 1 at Westwood Collegiate.
A story of true love and acceptance between sisters, Frozen JR. expands upon the emotional relationship and journey between Princesses Anna and Elsa. When faced with danger, the two discover their hidden potential and...
December 18, 2019
Our Divisional Report to the Community is a reflection on the previous school year, with a strong emphasis on our strategic outcomes, student data and future planning in SJASD. We invite you to check out our 2019 report for a snapshot of the ongoing work happening in our Division and to learn...
December 11, 2019
With the cold winter season upon us, the Division is prepared to address weather-related emergencies or extreme circumstances to keep students safe in the cold months ahead. In the event of an emergency, the Chief Superintendent may decide to close all, or specific schools, and/or discontinue bus service in whole or...
December 09, 2019
With Winter Break just around the corner the kids at ERB will be tapping into the Sprit for an entire week of fun!!! Monday is Crazy Hair Day, Tuesday is Festive Hat Day, Wednesday is PJ Day, Thursday is Festive Sweater Day and Friday is Red and Green Day! The fun...
October 21, 2019
On November 7, our three Divisional choirs will be performing at Westwood Community Church at 7:00 p.m. The annual Fall Concert
is a celebration of music and talent across all grade levels in SJASD. Arrive early to be sure to get a good seat.
September 18, 2019
PL4K is a response to the Early Development Instrument (EDI) scores that inform the school readiness of our students. Join us for an exciting day that highlights the ways that YOU can make a difference in supporting the physical literacy journey of our young people AND get practical ideas for embedding physical...
September 05, 2019
An evening for four-year-olds and their families to get a jump start on Kindergarten. Participants rotate through play-based centres that model how to incorporate literacy and numeracy into play at home. Click here to register for the event.
July 18, 2019
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. Please attend the meeting at your school. We need...
June 14, 2019
On June,21st 2019 in the afternoon ERB will be having their Tabloid Day!!
May 28, 2019
The K-12 Education Review for Manitoba is asking for input from the public. Below your will find information about the Education Review from the Manitoba School Board Association, an SJASD perspective, a listing of our local programming and also a link to the public survey. The deadline to provide feedback and...
May 23, 2019
Throughout the month of May, SJASD staff shared photos on Instagram to highlight a specific word/theme related to education. Each day, the photo map was updated with one selection from each day. The challenge took place under the hashtag #sjasdphotoaday Click here to view the photo calendar.
Thank you to all staff...
April 25, 2019
Who: The race was started as an event for students, staff and families from our High 5 community of schools (Robert Browning, Sansome, Phoenix, Lincoln and Westwood). Over the past year, it has expanded it to welcome participants from all schools (students, staff and families) in SJASD.
What: A 5km fun run...
April 23, 2019
The SJASD Spring Concert is taking place on May 9 at 7:00 p.m. at Westwood Community Church. For more details, click here.
April 18, 2019
On April,18th 2019 the students of Ecole Robert Browning participated in multiple Earth Day activities. Special thanks to the Star Dome for their fabulous presentation! A shout out goes to our other presenters who came out to the school on this day as well. Students got to handle some bugs and...
March 22, 2019
Grade 3 students who participated in the Learn To Play program faced off and scrimmaged for their final session on March 22nd 2019. Thank you to True North Youth Foundation for the opportunity. Congrats to all participants and enjoy your new hockey gear!!!
March 22, 2019
Merci goes out to all the parents who provid ed goodies and messages during our Staff Appreciation week! Un gros Merci
March 15, 2019
The 53rd Divisional Science Fair is taking place on April 3 at George Waters Middle School / St James Collegiate.
All projects must be dismantled by 8:30 am. Remaining projects will be disposed of after this time.
For the science fail schedule, click here .
For additional info about the Science...
March 14, 2019
Come on down and paint! On March 20th 2019 Parent Council will be hosting a Pain Night! Gym doors open at 6:30pm and painting will begin at 7 and run till 8pm. You can register at munchalunch and you can pay on line or bring cash or cheque to the event. ...
March 08, 2019
On March 20th Students will have a chance to show off their Projects for the 2019 Project Fair at Robert Browning! Parents and Students will be invited to view the projects in the gym from 4-5. Door prizes and divisional winners will be announced between 4:45-5pm. You must be in attendance...
March 05, 2019
Since early January some Grade 3 Students have been taking part in the "Learn to Play" program. This fun experience will be coming to a close on March 22nd 2019. Great job by all who took part!
March 04, 2019
On February 28th staff and students at ERB wore Pink to Stop Bullying
January 22, 2019
Click the link below to download and print our Registration Form for the 2019-2020 school year. REG FORMS 2019.pdf
January 15, 2019
Our Divisional Report to the Community is a reflection on the previous school year, with a strong emphasis on our strategic outcomes, student data and future planning in SJASD. We invite you to check out our 2018 report for a snapshot of the ongoing work happening in our Division and to learn...
January 03, 2019
The Countdown to Kindergarten 2019 booklet is a resource provided by SJASD for families with children starting Kindergarten in our Division. This booklet is packed with helpful information regarding the Welcome to Kindergarten program, student readiness, local programming and much more. The booklet will also be handed out at all Information Evenings taking place at...
December 21, 2018
Please join us for our kindergarten information evening on Monday, January 21, 2019 at 7:00p.m. If your child will be 5 years old by December 31, 2019 he/she may attend kindergarten in the fall of 2019. Registration will take place on Friday, January 25, 2019 from 8:00am - 6:00pm.
December 14, 2018
Looking for ideas of what to do this summer? Need to find a summer camp or activity for your child? The SJASD Community Bulletin Board features upcoming events, programs, camps and courses being offered in the community all year-long that may be of interest to our students and their families. The board is refreshed...
November 09, 2018
to view/download our Parent Council Newsletter
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...
October 22, 2018
During the week of October 15, 2018, CBC Radio One featured the activities of the St. James neighbourhood. As part of their coverage, they featured the SJASD Divisional Children's Concert Choir. Director Heather Neufeld submitted a recording from the choir's performance at the Winnipeg Music Festival in March 2018. Below is...
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.
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...
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:...
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...
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...
March 14, 2018
Please click here
to view the latest media release on behalf of SJASD highlighting the 2018-2019 Budget Summary.
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.
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...
February 26, 2018
Congratulations to Brynn R. who will be representing the South Region at the 2018 Manitoba Games in Thompson on March 4th. Good Luck Brynn we are all cheering for you.
February 23, 2018
It's time for our ERB Parent Council Spring Fundraiser. We are doing Glenlea Greenhouses again this year. Catalogues will be sent out soon with your children. In the meantime, you can go online and check out your options anytime at [ http://www.glenleagreenhouses.com/
]www.glenleagreenhouses.com. The 2018 Fundraising catalogue is there to browse through.
February 23, 2018
Some of Robert Browning Grade 3 students are participating in the Learn To Play Program. The Learn To Play Program aims to inspire more families to join the hockey community. Learn To Play changes the way youth hockey is offered by providing age appropriate instruction and certified coaching, led by NHL Alumni,...
November 30, 2017
1000.00 AIR CANADA GIFT CARD - NADINE BERNARDIN 500.00 COSTCO GIFT CARD - DOUG CALDER MOOSE TICKETS - MIKE SLAWIK JETS TICKETS - PAUL BOISJOLI
October 23, 2017
Our community cupboard is in need of your donations. These food items are used for those “emergency
situations” that sometimes arise.
October 23, 2017
Physical and health educators and an entire school in St. James-Assiniboia School Division were recognized for their innovative methods and unwavering commitment to the students of SJASD.
On October 19, the Physical and Health Educators of Manitoba organization hosted its annual PHE Manitoba Awards ceremony at Collège Sturgeon Heights Collegiate. At the...
July 18, 2017
All details related to school supplies for the 2017-18 school year are now available on our website. Click here
for more details.
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
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."...
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...