Manitoba Historical Society
     Keeping history alive for over 140 years

 

Pay & Donate in the MHS Online Shop

Endangered Top 10
Endangered
Top 10
2019

Manitoba History No. 89
Manitoba
History

No. 89

Summer Field Trip 2019
MHS
Summer
Field Trip

Fall Field Trip 2019
MHS
Fall
Field Trip

War Memorials in Manitoba
War
Memorials
in Manitoba

This Old Elevator
This Old
Elevator

Abandoned Manitoba
Abandoned
Manitoba

Memorable Manitobans
Memorable
Manitobans

Historic Sites of Manitoba
Historic Sites
of Manitoba

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Hampstead School (920 Hampstead Avenue, Winnipeg)

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

Opened in 1960, this elementary school was designed by the Winnipeg architectural firm of Smith, Carter, Searle Associates. Its 12 classrooms hosted grades 1 to 6. Capacity was expanded in 1968 on designs of Ward, Macdonald and Partners.

Principals

Period

Principal

1960-1985

Melvin “Mel” Borody (1922-2010)

1985-1991

?

1991-1995

Glen Brooks

1995-2014

?

2014-?

E. Linton

Teachers

No information.

Photos & Maps

Site Location (lat/long): N49.90853, W97.07751
denoted by symbol on the map above

Sources:

“Notice of tender,” Winnipeg Free Press, 8 December 1959, page 31.

“Tender notice,” Winnipeg Free Press, 15 February 1960, page 37.

“Hampstead School under construction along with additions to Angus McKay School and Polson School,” [Newspaper clipping], August 1960.

“Jottings from the business world,” Winnipeg Free Press, 15 October 1960, page 66.

“Tender notice,” Winnipeg Free Press, 16 May 1968, page 59.

“Hampstead School celebrates 25th anniversary,” [Newspaper clipping], April 1985. by Jim Smith / MMC Alumni.

“Councillor's giant note said it all,” Winnipeg Free Press Weekly Northeast Edition, 20 October 1991, page 3.

“Helping out in time of need,” Winnipeg Free Press, 2 December 1995, page A13.

This page was prepared by Nathan Kramer.

Page revised: 4 March 2017

Historic Sites of Manitoba

This is a collection of historic sites in Manitoba compiled by the Manitoba Historical Society.

Browse lists of:
Museums/Archives | Buildings | Monuments | Cemeteries | Locations | Other

Please note that inclusion in this collection does not mean that a particular site has special status or protection. Some sites are on private property and permission must be secured from the owner prior to visiting.

Site information is provided by the Manitoba Historical Society as a free public service only for non-commercial purposes.


Search Tips | Suggest a Site | FAQ | Acknowledgements

Send inquiries to the MHS Webmaster.

Back to top of page

   


To report an error on the above page, please contact the MHS Webmaster.

Home  |  Terms & Conditions  |  FAQ  |  Contact Us  |  Privacy Policy  |  Donations Policy

© 1998-2019 Manitoba Historical Society. All rights reserved.