Historic Sites of Manitoba: Amaranth School No. 1534 (Amaranth, RM of Alonsa)
Known as Flora School District No. 1534 when it was organized in May 1910, it became Flora Consolidated School District in 1913. The name later changed to Amaranth Consolidated School. In 1967, it became part of the Turtle River School Division.
Among the teachers at Amaranth School was George L. Dibblee (1919-1921)..
Photos & Maps
Annual Reports of the Manitoba Department of Education, Manitoba Legislative Library.
Amaranth East topographic map, 62J/10 East, Edition 1, Series A743 [UFS Reference Collection].
One Hundred Years in the History of the Rural Schools of Manitoba: Their Formation, Reorganization and Dissolution (1871-1971) by Mary B. Perfect, MEd thesis, University of Manitoba, April 1978.
We thank Nathan Kramer and Barbara Botelho for providing additional information used here.
This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.
Page revised: 5 February 2018
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