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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Arondale School No. 1522 (RM of Tache)

The Arondale School District was organized formally in March 1910 and a one-room schoolhouse operated at E21-9-6E in the Rural Municipality of Tache. Around 1927, the original frame building was replaced by another one-storey wood frame structure. After the school closed around 1967, the building was used as a garage on a neighbouring property.

Among the teachers of Arondale School was Elbert Toews (1953-1954).

Arondale School building

Arondale School building (no date) by R. Goulet
Source: Archives of Manitoba, School Inspectors Photographs,
GR8461, A0233, C131-2, page 133.

Site Coordinates (lat/long): N49.76088, W96.70751
denoted by symbol on the map above

Sources:

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.

A Study of Public School Buildings in Manitoba by David Butterfield, Historic Resources Branch, Manitoba Department of Culture, Heritage and Tourism, 1994, 230 pages.

We thank Bill Ammeter and Henry Esau for providing additional information used here.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 20 October 2019

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