Historic Sites of Manitoba: Swan Lake School No. 345 (Swan Lake, Municipality of Lorne)
The Swan Lake School District was organized formally in November 1884. It operated a school in Swan Lake in the Municipality of Lorne. In 1959, it became Swan Lake Consolidated School No. 345 and became part of the Mountain School Division in 1971.
Among the teachers of Swan Lake School were A. J. Manning and Peter L. Hyde.
Photos & Coordinates
“Swan Lake, Man,” Western Canada Fire Underwriters’ Association map, 12 October 1916, 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 Nathan Kramer for providing additional information used here.
This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.
Page revised: 5 September 2021