Historic Sites of Manitoba: St. Leon Village School No. 1425 (St. Leon, Municipality of Lorne)

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The St. Leon Village School was established at St. Leon in the Municipality of Lorne. In 1959, it became the St. Leon Consolidated School which, in 1971, became part of the Mountain School Division. The school closed in 2005 and the building was demolished around 2016.





Sister B. Lanthier


Sister L. L. Prejet


Sister Bernadette Louthier


Sister Therese


Sister Marie-Joseph


J. M. R. Labossiere




Claudette Lucienne Grenier (1974-2015)


Among the other teachers of St. Leon Village School was Renée-France Labossière (1956-?).

Photos & Coordinates

St. Leon Village School

St. Leon Village School (no date) by G. H. Robertson
Source: Archives of Manitoba, School Inspectors Photographs,
GR8461, A0233, C131-2, page 115.

The former St. Leon Village School building

The former St. Leon Village School building (October 2013)
Source: Alan Mason

Site of the former St. Leon Village School building

Site of the former St. Leon Village School building (June 2017)
Source: Gordon Goldsborough

Site Coordinates (lat/long): N49.36413, W98.59114
denoted by symbol on the map above


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.

This page was prepared by Alan Mason and Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 26 March 2021

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