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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Grandview School No. 748 (Grandview, Municipality of Grandview)

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The Grandview School District was established in March 1893, later becoming Grandview School No. 1065, then in 1967 Grandview Consolidated School No. 2447. It eventually became part of the Intermountain School Division.

Principals

Period

Principal

1905-1906

A. W. Pettapiece

1906-1907

John Smith Duncan

1907-1908

G. R. Keith

1908-1909

M. W. Maxwell

1909-1915

John Smith Duncan (1877-1938)

1915-1917

Francis Kethel “Frank” Coleridge (1865-1944)

1917-1931

Joseph Nelson Bell (1870-1946)

1931-1940

James Hugh Cameron (1890-1981)

1940-1955

John Nellson “Jack” Belton (1906-1981)

1955-1956

Samuel Alfred Wright (1900-1966)

1956-1958

Lyle H. Gregory

1958-1959

M. F. Graves

1959-1960

Jerry P. Rogan

1960-1961

M. F. Graves

1961-1964

R. W. Friesen

1964-1973

M. F. Graves

Teachers

Among the other teachers of Grandview School were Margaret Creighton, J. Keith Cooper, and Lionel T. Glaser.

Photos & Maps

Grandview School building

Grandview School building (circa 1906)
Source: Education Department Report, 1906, Manitoba Legislative Library.

Postcard view of Grandview School

Postcard view of Grandview School (no date)
Source: Rob McInnes, MN1282

Site Location (lat/long): N51.17558, W100.69675
denoted by symbol on the map above

Sources:

“Grandview, Man,” Western Canada Fire Underwriters’ Association map, 30 July 1919, Archives of Manitoba.

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

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 Rob McInnes and Nathan Kramer for providing additional information used here.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 26 January 2019

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