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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Vincent Massey High School (715 McDiarmid Drive, Brandon)

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This high school in Brandon was named for Charles Vincent Massey (1887-1967), who served as Canada’s Governor-General from 1952 to 1959.

Principals

Period

Principal

1960-1964

Herbert Vincent Bell (1898-1971)

1964-1966

Peter Michael Luba (1923-2003)

1966-1967

Herbert Vincent Bell (1898-1971)

1967-1973

James A. Henderson

1973-1988

?

1988

John Keogh (c1939-1988)

1988-?

?

?-2017

Michael Adamski (?-2017)

Vice-Principals

Period

Vice-Principal

1964-1966

Alexander Venables (?-?)

1966-1968

?

1968-1970

John Keogh (c1939-1988)

Teachers

School Year

Teachers

1965-1966

Norval Brown, Ronald L. Chalmers, William W. Cutforth, Mrs. Anne Dunfield, Miss Hazel Dunseith, Charles Farnell, George Hickling, Tom Inglis, Mrs. Marion Isitt, John Keogh, Roy Little, John Macnab, Mrs. Joyce McWilliams, Mrs. Laura Oliver, David Penner, Mrs. Lillian Roberts, Mrs. Barbara Robertson, Robert Rogers, Brian Thorkelson, Mrs. JoAnn Wilkins, Miss Rosalie Yauck

1966-1967

?

1967-1968

?

1968-1969

Sister Adele, Miss Anthony, Mr. Badgley, Mrs. Boreko, Mr. Bridgett, Ronald L. Chalmers, Mrs. Clark, Miss Daberkow, Mr. Diller, Mr. Doerkson, Charles Farnell, Mr. Ferris, Mrs. Fox, Mr. Hawkes, Mr. Jolly, Mrs. Kotyk, Miss Maclaren, Mr. Maley, Mrs. Martin, Mr. McIntyre, Mr. Metalski, Dr. Murray, Mrs. Nelson, David Penner, Mr. Picken, Miss Robertson, Mr. Sabits, Mrs. Skinner, Mr. Smendziuk, Brian Thorkelson, Miss Woolley

1969-1970

Sister Adele, Miss Anthony, Mr. Badgley, Mrs. Boreyko, Mr. Bridgett, Mr. Buckle, Ronald L. Chalmers, Mrs. Clark, Mr. Diller, Mr. Doerksen, Charles Farnell, Mr. Fawcett, Mr. A. Ferris, Mr. P. Ferris, Mr. Forrest, Mrs. Fox, Mr. Jolly, Mr. McIntyre, Mr. Metelski, Mrs. Mikaluk, Mr. Olmstead, David Penner, Mr. Picken, Mr. Shabits, Mr. Smendziuk, Brian Thorkelson, Mrs. Weeks

1970-1971

Miss Anthony, Sister Bartush, Mrs. Boreyko, Mr. Bridgett, Charles Farnell, Mrs. Fox, Mrs. Gottenberg, Mr. Hanna, Mr. Jolly, Mr. McIntyre, Mr. Metelski, David Penner, Brian Thorkelson, Mrs. Weeks

Photos & Maps

Vincent Massey High School

Postcard view of Vincent Massey High School (no date)
Source: Gordon Goldsborough, 2014-0014

Site Location (lat/long): N49.83834, W99.97799
denoted by symbol on the map above

See also:

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Vincent Massey Collegiate (975 Dowker Avenue, Winnipeg)

Sources:

Annual Reports of the Manitoba Department of Education, Manitoba Legislative Library.

“22 new faces for city,” Brandon Sun, 20 August 1965, page 22.

“Forty years ago,” Brandon Sun, 6 May 2004, page 28.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough and Catherine Harley.

Page revised: 12 March 2017

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