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Milk Tickets

September 18, 2019
Purchase your milk tickets using School Cash Online. ​ ​To purchase now click here​. Milk tickets are $.80 each - They can be purchased in a sheet of 10 tickets for $8.00. You can purchase as many sheets as you wish and anytime throughout the year. ​

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...

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...

Saying Thank You with a Turtle

June 17, 2019
​ On May 10, Voyageur School celebrated the contributions of their school volunteers with the student-led theme — sea turtles. Under the direction of Mrs. Swart, students prepared musical entertainment for all guests. Students performed Israel Kamakawiwo’ole’s arrangement of “Somewhere Over the Rainbow,” “How Far I’ll Go” from the Moana soundtrack,...

Synchro Splash Camp Summer Programs Full and Half Days

June 11, 2019
Click here for detailed information!

Please Join us at the 2019 Graduation Pow Wow!

May 29, 2019
For more details about this exciting event Click here All Welcome, Free Admission! Thursday May 30th, 2019.  

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...

Volleyball Friendship Tournament at John Taylor!

May 09, 2019
​ Takes place at JTC May 14th (am) Grades 4/5.

Winnipeg Leisure Guide Online

May 07, 2019
​ Summer Fun Begins Here!! We encourage our students, staff and their families to check out this year's Winnipeg leisure guide. 
  Click here   for the guide.


Seven Visions

May 01, 2019
We look forward to seeing you at this great event. 
Click here   for more information.

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...

Patrol Schedule 2018-19 April to June

April 24, 2019
Click here for the Patrol Schedule (Apr-Jun)

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. 

Thursday May 16th, "Last Day" for collecting food/clothing for Silaom Mission!!

April 22, 2019
​ Gr.4/5 Room 22 is collecting food for "Silaom Mission. Mrs. McDonald and her students will be visiting on the 17th. Items needed are; Coffee, Canned fruit, Vegetables, soups, beans and tomatoes

Sturgeon Heights Collegiate Annual Craft Sale

April 10, 2019
​   Click here  for details admission is $2.00.  

Divisional Science Fair 2019

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 p.m. Remaining projects will be disposed of after this time.
For the Science Fair schedule, Click here.
For additional information about the Science Fair,

Changing Worlds – Young Children Becoming Literate

February 21, 2019
Click here   for more information

Mental Health & Parenting with "Charlie Appelstein"

February 14, 2019
Click here for more information.

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...

New Directions **The Parenting Centre

December 11, 2018
​  Click here for information about Family therapy and parenting groups for families who have children (under 12) around family stress and parenting issues.

Royal Winnipeg Ballet

December 11, 2018
Click here for more information

City of Winnipeg Leisure Guide Winter 2019

December 11, 2018
Click here​ for Registration Information

Voyageur School celebrates 50 Years

December 06, 2018
​ Voyageur students and staff travelled through the decades to showcase the many different identities of Voyageur School since 1968.     Over the past 50 years, many students and staff have walked the halls of Voyageur School, each with their own stories and memories to tell. At the 50th anniversary event,...

School Holiday Babysitter Training

November 30, 2018
Click here for more information on upcoming in-service day classes.

Voyageur School's Holiday Concert

November 30, 2018
AND 6 : 30PM.    (DOORS OPEN AT 6:00PM)
 Click here for information about our Holiday Concert!


Positive Parenting Program

November 29, 2018
​Positive Parenting Program for parents of children from birth to age 12.  Click here  for more information

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...

Patrol Schedule January to April 2019

October 19, 2018
Click here  to see our January-April 2019 schedule. 

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. 

Making Math Learning Alive Everyday!

September 25, 2018
As parents, we are always trying to balance our busy schedules with time to support our children in their learning.  Please click here for a multitude of strategies, to assist your young person, in confidently loving and learning math.

"Welcome to Kindergarten" Resources

September 25, 2018
Dear families of Kindergarten students and community, the website below offers valuable resources as part of our Welcome to Kindergarten program. The Learning Partnership reaches out to affirm that “parents are their child’s first and best teacher” and empowers them to learn through play at home with their child.  Please consider reviewing...

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...

Triad Conferences

August 29, 2018

​ Welcome Back! Just a friendly reminder, please call Voyageur School at (204) 888-3390 to book your conference with your teacher.
Parent Teacher and Student Conferences will be held on Wednesday, Sept 5th, 2018 from 1:00 pm.-.6:45pm. and Thursday Sept 6th, 2018 from 10:00 am. - 3:45 pm. Classes begin on Friday, Sept...

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 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...

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


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. 

2018-19 School News

March 06, 2018
A whole school year has passed so quickly! Time sure flies when you work hard!  We have had a wonderful school year. We encourage our students to take time now to reflect upon their academic accomplishments from the past school year. Our final assembly of the year will be held on...

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...

John Taylor Open House

January 30, 2018
John Taylor Collegiate  Open house February 15  7:00 PM (204) 889-8930

Voyageur School News

January 18, 2018
 **Boston Pizza "Fun Lunch" Feb 16th
Voyageur Voices Gr. 3-5 Choir every * Day 2 at 12:25-12:50pm. Grade 3's   Learn to Skate  Thursday's at 9:15-11:15am. at Keith Bodley Arena.

School Supply Information

July 17, 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...