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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Todd School No. 1023 (RM of Cartier)

The Todd School District was established around 1899 and operated a school along the Lido Plage Road in the Rural Municipality of Cartier. The school closed around 1960 and its remaining students went to St. Francois Xavier Consolidated School No. 2387.

Among the teachers of Todd School were Rosalie Genthon (1891), Philomene Lavallee (1898-1904), J. D. Thibault (1905), Rose Perras, Cecile Paille, Frank McDougall, Eleanor Zastre, Josephine Lavallee, Ethel Keough (1915), M. A. Lamarre, Clara Paradis, Agnes Lavallee (1918-1921), Florette Morin, Anne Marie Gosselin (1922-1925), Blanche Daneault (1925-1932), Juliette Lachance (1932-1935), Salomie Irene Carriere, Alice Marie Nault, Yvonne Millier, Gervaise Catellier (1944-1946), Irene M. Catellier (1946-1949), Leonie Rey, Lucienne Tougas, Gervaise Catellier (1949-1952), and Irene Dauphinais (1954-1960).

Todd School

Todd School (no date) by E. D. Parker
Source: Archives of Manitoba, School Inspectors Photographs,
GR8461, A0233, C131-2, page 42.

Site Coordinates (lat/long): N49.87267, W97.50266
denoted by symbol on the map above


Cummin’s Rural Directory Map for Manitoba published by the Cummins Map Company, 404 Chambers of Commerce, Winnipeg, 1923. [Copies held by Edward M. Ledohowski and Gordon Goldsborough]

Elie East topographic map, 62H/13 East, Edition 2, Series A743 [UFS Reference Collection].

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.

Treasures of Time: The Rural Municipality of Cartier, 1914-1984 by RM of Cartier, c1985. [Legislative Library of Manitoba, F5648.C37 Tre]

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 14 February 2021

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