This year marks the 25th anniversary of Parkland Elementary School, and the school celebrated this milestone by hosting a special community celebration on June 8, 2016, 5-8 pm. Students and parents, along with current and former staff members, came together to enjoy a barbeque supper and to reconnect and share memories.
Garden Valley Collegiate hosted a year-end Fine Arts Festival from Tuesday, May 17 through Thursday, May 19, 2016. The event celebrated fine arts in the areas of Visual Art, Drama, Film Production, Choir, and Band, and took place upstairs in the new commons area known as "The Zone."
On February 26th, Border Valley School held a Leadership Day for the community, where students had an opportunity to demonstrate their leadership skills and represent the school's leadership initiative.
Garden Valley School Division wishes to congratulate the students in the Red River Technical Vocational Area (RRTVA) who competed and won medals at the 19th Annual Skills Manitoba Competition held at Red River College on April 14, 2016.
I Love to Read Month is traditionally celebrated in February in Manitoba, and GVSD schools are joining the effort to promote reading as one of the foundations for literacy development. I Love to Read month is celebrated to encourage reading, writing and sharing in the joy of literacy.