Garden Valley School Division is pleased to share the news that Patrick Giesbrecht, a graduate of Garden Valley Collegiate (GVC), has won the Governor General's Award at the Master of Science level in the Faculty of Graduate Studies at the University of Manitoba (U of M).
It is with pleasure that we announce that Mrs. Liz Stobbe, Library Technician at Northlands Parkway Collegiate, has been awarded the 2017-2018 Manitoba School Library Association (MSLA) Library Support Staff of the Year award.
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.
Parkland School celebrated another successful Cultural Celebration Day on May 4, 2018. As in the past celebrations, a highlight of the day was the Parade of Flags. This year's celebration saw 32 nations represented at the school. Parkland has been celebrating this cultural event since 2009, when there were 13 nations represented in the school.
After several years of planning and dreaming, the inaugural GVSD Divisional Youth Choir took flight this spring. Meeting once a week during the month of April, 35 eager Grades 5-8 singers met at Garden Valley Collegiate.