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.
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.
In a news release on June 16, 2017, the Manitoba Government announced the process to build a new K-8 school in Winkler. The following is the news release from the province:
Garden Valley School Division would like to indicate that, as part of the design development process for the new school, the community can expect to see some "site activity" next week (November 13-17).