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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Glenlawn Collegiate (770 St. Mary’s Road, Winnipeg)

Link to:
Principals | Vice-Principals | Teachers | Photos & Coordinates | Sources

It began as the High School Department of Norberry School in 1930 and moved to its present site in January 1950, occupying a building designed by local architect E. Fitz Munn.

Principals

Period

Principal

1930-1935

Samuel Burland (1880-1972)

1935-1943

William Alexander Moon (1893-1944)

1943-1957

Walter Samuel Yarwood (1899-1967)

1957-1967

John Lawrence Thistlethwaite (1916-2012)

1967-1973

Peter Derenchuk (c1928-1983)

1973-1985

?

1985-1989

Victoria Mosquin Olchowecki

1989-c2008

?

c2008-c2013

Irene Nordheim

2014-?

Dionne Deer

Teachers (1957-1961)

Teacher

Subject(s)

Year(s)

Miss R. Betcher

?

1960-1961

Mr. M. Bhend

?

1960-1961

Mr. A. Boyes

?

1958-1961

Angus Irvin Bramadat (1933-2004)

?

1960-1961

Mr. C. Bramadat

?

1958-1961

Mr. M. Burym

?

1958-1961

Mrs. M. Caine

?

1958-1961

Mr. G. Carsted

?

1958-1961

Miss Clarken

?

1958-1959

Mrs. K. Curry

Related English, Record Keeping, Bookkeeping

1957-1959

Peter Derenchuk

?

1958-1961

Mr. J. Dow

?

1958-1961

Peter Drosdowech (1927-2015)

History, Guidance and Counselling

1957-1961

Miss H. Elliot

French, Literature, English

1957-1958

Louise Anne Foreman Elliott (1894-1974)

Latin, Typing, Shorthand

1957-1961

Mr. O. Fillion

Health, Business Arithmetic, French

1957-1958

Mrs. W. Fraser

?

1960-1961

Mr. G. Frith

Mathematics, Physics

1957-1958

Miss V. Fryer

English, Library Supervisor

1957-1961

Mr. E. Gaudreau

?

1958-1961

Miss A. M. Giesbrecht

?

1960-1961

Mrs. H. Grimsey

?

1958-1961

Mr. R. Halstead

?

1958-1961

Mrs. B. McLeod Halstead

English, Related English, Literature, History

1957-1961

Mr. Hryhor

?

1958-1961

Mr. G. Hurlburt

?

1960-1961

Miss Y. Hutchinson

?

1958-1961

Mr. J. Ilchyshyn

?

1960-1961

Miss M. Johnson

Mathematics, Geography

1957-1958

Miss N. Johnson

English, History

1957-1961

Mr. J. Kaplan

Physical Education, Health

1957-1958

Miss N. Kelly

Shorthand, Typing, Retail Merchandising

1957-1959

Mr. Kruk

?

1958-1959

Mr. B. Kuryk

?

1957-1961

Miss G. Lowe

?

1960-1961

Mrs. E. Luty

?

1960-1961

Mr. S. Maynes

?

1957-1961

Miss C. McCann

?

1958-1961

Miss F. McColl

?

1958-1961

Mr. M. Muldrew

?

1958-1961

Mr. G. Newton

Science, Mathematics, Health, Arithmetic

1957-1958

Walter Nowosad (1918-2003)

?

1952-1956

Miss Nunn

?

1958-1959

Mr. P. Peters

?

1958-1961

Miss O. Rosylycky

Physican Education, Health

1957-1961

Mr. J. Rupp

Geography, Science

1957-1958

Mr. F. Sametz

?

1957-1958

Mrs. J. Sigurdson

?

1960-1961

Miss C. Smith

?

1960-1961

Mr. J. Stewart

Mathematics

1958-1961

Mr. L. Sugden

?

1958-1961

Mrs. J. Thistlethwaite

?

1960-1961

Dr. R. Watkins

Chemistry, Biology

1957-1961

Mr. Wyatt

?

1958-1959

Mr. W. Yanchyshen

?

1960-1961

Walter S. Yarwood

?

1958-1961

Mr. Yung

?

1958-1959

David Alexander “Dave” Downie (1921-2014)

?

?

Among the other teachers of Glenlawn College were Celine Thuot and George Florence.

Photos & Maps

Site Location (lat/long): N49.85293, W97.11236
denoted by symbol on the map above

See also:

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Norberry School (900 St. Mary’s Road, Winnipeg)

Sources:

Annual Reports of the Manitoba Department of Education, Manitoba Legislative Library.

“St. Vital School Div. No. 6,” Winnipeg Free Press, 5 April 1989, page 28.

“Next stop... high school,” Winnipeg Free Press, 20 July 2013, page D10.

We thank Robert Klassen for providing copies of yearbooks for Glenlawn Collegiate, from which a partial list of teachers was obtained. We thank Nathan Kramer for providing additional information used here.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 16 January 2019

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