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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Langvale School No. 224 (RM of Prairie Lakes)

The Langvale School District was established in January 1883. A one-room schoolhouse operated at SE2-6-18W in the Rural Municipality of Prairie Lakes. The school closed in 1961 and the district was dissolved the following year. Students from this area went to Margaret Consolidated School. Later, the area became part of the Turtle Mountain School Division. A monument marks the former site of the school, which is no longer present there.

Among the teachers who worked at Langvale School was Vivian D. Glass (1940-1941).

Langvale School

Langvale School (no date) by W. J. Parr
Source: Archives of Manitoba, School Inspectors Photographs,
GR8461, A0233, C131-1, page 79.

Langvale School commemorative monument

Langvale School commemorative monument (November 2013)
Source: Gordon Goldsborough

Site Coordinates (lat/long): N49.45098, W99.78886
denoted by symbol on the map above

Sources:

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: 26 March 2021

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