Historic Sites of Manitoba: Fannystelle Consolidated School No. 767 (Fannystelle, RM of Grey)
The present school bulding in Fannystelle, in the Rural Municipality of Grey, opened in 1951 with the consolidation of several rural schools in the surrounding area. Among the schools consolidated were Fannystelle School No. 767 (its predecessor in Fannystelle), Castagnier School No. 1183 (1902-1957, at SW2-10-3W), Joyce School No. 2161, and Syrenne School No. 2153 (1926-1957, at NE18-9-3W). The school closed around 1979. The building is a municipally-designated heritage site (1987).
Among the teachers of Fannystelle School was Olive Lillian Mills.
Photos & Coordinates
Annual Reports of the Manitoba Department of Education, Manitoba Legislative Library.
Fannystelle School, Manitoba Historic Resources Branch
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.
This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.
Page revised: 24 January 2022