The name of the new GVSD school has now been released. After receiving over 100 entries in the recent 'Name the New School' contest, the Board of Trustees have selected Pine Ridge Elementary School as the winning submission.
• After receiving over 100 entries to name the new school, the Board of Trustees have selected Pine Ridge Elementary School as the winning submission.
The planning of the new K-8 School in Winkler is on schedule. Project drawings will be complete by December 31st. Tender is slated for January, and construction to begin in February.
Now in his eleventh year at the helm of Garden Valley School Division, Superintendent Vern Reimer has announced that he will be retiring effective July 31, 2018.
• Principal Janice Krahn and Vice Principal Joanne Doerksen were joined by teachers Pauline Peters, Lindsey Friesen, and Melissa Grenier and provided an overview of the practice of “looping”, that has been taking place in the school.