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Picture Day is Coming!

October 09, 2019
Picture Day is Monday, October 21, 2019

Physical Literacy for Kindergarten

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...

Pyjama Fundraiser for Students

September 10, 2019
​ The Pyjama Project is back for another year in SJASD! The annual collection drive asks for new pyjamas to be donated to go towards children at four different schools. The 2019 drive is hoping to provide pjs for approximately 1,000 students!
All schools involved are accepting generous donations from...

Jump Start Into Kindergarten!

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. 

Notice of Annual School Meetings

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...

School Newsletter

June 25, 2019
Please Click here to view our 2019-2020 Year End School Newsletter.​

1st Annual Grad Walk

June 06, 2019
​ On Thursday, June 6, a group of graduating students in SJASD volunteered to take part in a new, inspiring initiative called the Graduation Walk. A total of nine students from St. James Collegiate spent the morning revisiting their former elementary schools, donning their caps and gowns. The group toured all three...

Family Focus

June 03, 2019
​The Summer 2019 Edition of Family Focus is now available! 
Please click   here


K-12 Education Review

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...

Photo-A-Day Challenge

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...

Dancescapes 2019

May 22, 2019
​ We invite our community to witness a night of powerful dance performances from five different schools in SJASD. Our dance programs will showcase their talent two nights in a row at the Manitoba Theatre for Young People on June 5 and 6. For specific details about each night and to...

5th Annual High 5 Community Run

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...

Divisional Choirs Concert

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. 

Concours d'Art Oratoire 2019

March 08, 2019
​ Félicitations to all Concours d’Art Oratoire participants in SJASD. On March 5 and 6, SJASD held its annual Concours d’Art Oratoire event at Collège Sturgeon Heights Collegiate (CSHC). Concours d’Art Oratoire is an annual public speaking event sponsored by Canadian Parents for French. The objective is to help students develop effective...

Report to the Community 2018

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...

Countdown to Kindergarten 2019

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...

Community Bulletin Board

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...

Singing Sabres at the Phil

November 08, 2018
​ Please Click Here for information on our Singing Sabres singing at the Phil!

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. 

Children's Choir on the Air

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...

Winnipeg Public Library presents...

October 12, 2018
Please click here for an exciting event for your child at the Winnipeg Public Library. 

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. 

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...

Parent Teacher Conferences

August 22, 2018
​ Parent Teacher Conferences will take place on September 5 and 6.  Please click here for information on how to register.  Or if you already have an account, this link will bring you to the conference manager. 

School Supply Lists

August 22, 2018
Please click here to see a list of the supplies required.  Please note that you must scroll down to see all the grades. 

School Cash Online is Now Available!

August 22, 2018
We are happy to announce that Stevenson School will now be accepting payments through School Cash Online.  Please click here for general information on this service.  To Register please click here .  

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:...

School Newsletter

June 22, 2018
​Please Click here to view our 2018-2019 Year End School Newsletter. 

​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...

Summer Carnival!

June 04, 2018
​ Deer Lodge Community Centre is hosting a summer carnival.  Please click here for more info. 

Family Focus Summer Issue 2018

June 04, 2018
​ Please Click Here to view the Summer Issue of Family Focus. 

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


Five Medals at Provincial Concours Event

May 22, 2018
The 2018 Provincial Concours d'art oratoire event took place on May 5 at l’Université de Saint-Boniface. A total of 12 students in Grades 3 through 12 competed at the annual event on behalf of SJASD. Students represented the following schools: Stevenson-Britannia, Assiniboine, Bannatyne, Ness, Golden Gate and Sturgeon Heights. Our students competed in the French Communication and Culture, French Immersion and the...

City of Winnipeg Bike Registry

May 08, 2018
​ The City of Winnipeg recognizes the importance of registering your bikes to help recovery if lost or stolen.  Please click here for valuable information. 

Registration for 2018-19 School Year

April 26, 2018
​ Please click here to print a copy of the 2018-19 School Year Registration form for Stevenson-Britannia School.  When you come to the school please ensure that you bring two pieces of ID (Manitoba Health Card, Manitoba Driver's License for example), and your child's birth certificate.  Please contact the school with...

Crisis Text Line

April 26, 2018
​ Click here for information on this valuable new tool from Kids Help Phone.  Please share this with your children.

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. 

Concours d'art oratoire 2018

March 08, 2018
The annual SJASD Concours d’art oratoire event was held on March 6 and 7 at Collège Sturgeon Heights Collegiate. The public speaking event, sponsored by Canadian Parents for French, is an opportunity for students to grow their public speaking abilities, strengthen their second language skills and test their creative writing skills. Each participant...

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...

Family Read In Night

February 04, 2018
​Please join us on Feb. 6 at the school from 6:00pm - 7:00pm for our annual Family Read In Night. Our special guest for the event this year is storyteller, Leigh-Ann Kehler! Every child will take home a book after the event. We look forward to sharing books with you.

Global School Play Day

February 04, 2018
​On Feb. 7, we will all be engaging in a day of free play at school. We can learn a lot from our children by watching them play. Parents, we challenge you to take some time in your busy day to play too! #gspd

January is Wellness Month!

January 25, 2018
​ January is Wellness Month at Stevenson. We know that in order to be overall healthy, we need to have good emotional, mental and physical health. If one of those areas is lacking, then we are at risk of declining health in the other areas as well. It is very important...

Grade 3 Swimming

November 10, 2017
​The Grade 3 Swimming Program has begun. Every Tuesday morning for the next 6 weeks, our Grade 3 students go to the St. James Civic Centre for swimming lessons.

WJHA Hockey Program Dates

November 09, 2017
​ January 11, 18, 25
February 1, 8, 15, 22
March 1, 8, 15, 22
April 5, 12, 19, 26
May 3, 10

Bus Pick-Up from School: 11:35 am
Ice Time: 12:40 - 1:40
School Drop off: 2:20 pm

All practices take place at the MTS Bell Iceplex. You are...

Remembrance Day Ceremony

November 07, 2017

Stevenson School will be having a Remembrance Day Service on Nov. 9 at 11:00am in the Gym. Families are welcome to attend.

Picture Day Retakes

November 07, 2017
​ Reminder: Picture Retake Day is Nov. 13. Mrs. Hardy's Gr. 1/2 class and Miss Griffith'sGr. 1/2 class will get their classroom photos done that day.


October 26, 2017
On Tuesday, October 31 students are invited to wear costumes all day to celebrate Halloween.  We will have a costume parade in the gym at 1:00, parents are welcome to attend.  ​

Mumps Information

October 25, 2017
The Manitoba government has provided information to be distributed to all schools. Click here  for a letter from our provincial government. Click here  for a Mumps fact sheet.

Natural Playgrounds Workshop

October 13, 2017
​ On October 19th (next Thursday) we will host 120 teachers from across Manitoba at our school and at Discovery Children's Centre.  This all day workshop will be facilitated by Adam Bienenstock ( and was planned by the Manitoba Physical Education Teachers Association.   The workshop will run from 8:00 am –...

Walk to School Day!

October 03, 2017
​ October is Walk to School Month. In celebration of this, Stevenson is having its annual Walk to School Day on Wednesday, October 4 . We will meet at the Rod's Football field at 8:35am (Silver Ave. and Ferry Rd.). We will walk along the north side of Silver Ave. to...

Parent Council Meeting Tuesday, September 26

September 24, 2017
​Please join Parent Council on Tuesday, September 26.  Click here for more information.

2017 Toonies For Terry

September 24, 2017
​ On Friday, Sept. 29 the staff and students at Stevenson will be taking part in the annual Terry Fox Run. The Run will take place during period 4 from 11:00-11:35.   Staff and students will walk or run in support of the Terry Fox Foundation and cancer research outside around...

School Supply Information

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.

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...

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...