Manitoba Historical Society
     Keeping history alive for over 140 years

 

Pay & Donate in the MHS Online Shop

Manitoba History No. 88
Manitoba
History

No. 88

Pakistan Lecture 2019
Pakistan
Lunch &
Lecture

MHS Fundraising Dinner
MHS
Fundraising
Dinner

MHS Multicultural Dinner 2019
2019
Multicultural
Dinner

Spring Field Trip 2019
MHS
Spring
Field Trip

War Memorials in Manitoba
War
Memorials
in Manitoba

This Old Elevator
This Old
Elevator

Abandoned Manitoba
Abandoned
Manitoba

Memorable Manitobans
Memorable
Manitobans

Historic Sites of Manitoba
Historic Sites
of Manitoba

Manitoba Organization: Red River School Division No. 17

The Red River School Division was created on 1 April 1959 by an order of the Manitoba Minister of Education, acting on a recommendation of the MacFarlane Commission on Education and the School Divisions Boundaries Commission. It became responsible for all secondary education, grades 9 to 12, within the area of the following school districts:

Ward

School Districts

1

Albright School District No. 2346
Deux Petites Pointes School District No. 936
Inverness School District No. 475
St. Jean Baptiste Consolidated School District No. 2362
St. Jean Baptiste East School District No. 940
St. Jean Baptiste North School District No. 939
St. Joseph School District No. 945
St. Martin School District No. 1075
St. Pie School District No. 935
Tache School District No. 937
Youville School District No. 942

2

Avon School District No. 1989
Iberville School District No. 980

3

Carey School District No. 1632
Frontenac School District No. 2217
La Rochelle School District No. 1133
Levis School District No. 1005
Marais School District No. 1385
North Star School District No. 1103
Otterburne West School District No. 950
Ste. Elizabeth School District No. 1073
St. Isidore School District No. 2249

4

Crystal Springs School District No. 2351
Otterburne School District No. 1486
St. Genevieve School District No. 1362
St. Pierre Centre School District No. 1309
St. Pierre South School District No. 1305
St. Viateur East School District No. 206

5

Bourret School District No. 1077
Provencher School District No. 997
St. Adolphe School District No. 881
Ste. Agathe School District No. 974
Ste. Antoine School District No. 1097
Union Point School District No. 53

Red River was later amalgamated with Boundary School Division No. 16, Rhineland School Division No. 18, and Sprague Consolidated School District No. 2439 to form the Border Land School Division.

Superintendents:

Period

Superintendent

1968

Fernand Marion (1926-2003)

1969-1974

Louis Oscar “Lou” Bourbonnais

See also:

Events in Manitoba History: School Divisions (1959)

Events in Manitoba History: Manitoba’s Rural School Consolidation (1905-1967)

Events in Manitoba History: School Divisions Boundaries Commission (1958-1959)

Events in Manitoba History: MacFarlane Royal Commission on Education (1957-1959)

Sources:

Report of the School Divisions Boundaries Commission, 13 January 1959, Manitoba Legislative Library, SpR 1958 Education.

Page revised: 18 April 2015

Back to top of page

   


To report an error on the above page, please contact the MHS Webmaster.

Home  |  Terms & Conditions  |  FAQ  |  Contact Us  |  Privacy Policy  |  Donations Policy

© 1998-2019 Manitoba Historical Society. All rights reserved.