Historic Sites of Manitoba: Hilltop School No. 801 (Municipality of Clanwilliam-Erickson)
The Hilltop School District was organized formally in November 1893 and it operated a school building on the northeast quarter of 24-17-18W in what is now the Municipality of Clanwilliam-Erickson. The district became consolidated into the Erickson Consolidated School No. 2405 in January 1962 and the school was closed in 1966. The building was renovated into a private residence.
The teachers of Hilltop School were Georgiana Gilmore (1906), A. Nelson Grant (1907), Paul Bardal (1908), Irene E. Black (1909-1910), Olive I. Rose (1911), Daisy Churchill (1912-1913), Cora C. Crossman (1913-1917), Mabel C. Christopherson (1917), Mabel Hainstock (1917-1919), G. Janie Irwin (1918), M. M. Halpenny (1920-1921), M. Ethel Ferguson (1921), Helen M. Shaw (1922), Elizabeth A. Davies (1922-1923), Wallace H. McIntyre (1923), Rose Leavsky (1923-1924), Annie C. V. Carlson (1924-1927), Cecilia W. Johnson (1927-1928), Bessie Walsh (1928), Pearl Mabel Hazelwood (1928-1930), Margaret Jean Wey (1930-1936), Gudbjorg Bertha Danielson (1936-1937), Marjorie Evelyn Crerar (1937-1938), Edith Margaret Miller (1938-1939), Gisella Gladys McIntyre (1939-1940), Catherine Bunton Makepeace (1940-1941), Muriel Jessie Anderson (1941-1942), Doris Pauline Gronbach (1942-1943), Rita Doreen McIntyre (1943-1944), Florence Mabel Hillstrand (1944-1945), Mary Jeanne Malyna (1945-1946), Lawrence Milton Budz (1946-1947), Iona M. Post (1947), Margaret Jean Hillstrand (1947-1948), Audrey May (1948-1949), Phyllis Clink (1949-1950), Evelyn Ruth Hofdahl (1950-1951), Catherine Carmichael (1951-1952), Edith Mary Carmichael (1952-1953), Marina Shirley McCullough (1953-1954), Glen Burton Young (1954-1957), Marion Olive Usick (1957-1960), and Phyllis Jean Maduke (1960-1966).
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.
Manitoba School Records Collection, Hilltop School No. 801 Daily Registers, GR2063, Archives of Manitoba.
We thank Nathan Kramer for providing information used here.
This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.
Page revised: 17 March 2019
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