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.
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.
The Garden Valley School Division Board of Trustees is pleased to announce that Superintendent, Vern Reimer was the recipient of the Presidents’ Council Award presented by the Manitoba School Boards Association.
It is with pleasure that we announce that Mrs. Joyce Sawatzky, the librarian at Winkler Elementary School, has been named as the recipient of the Manitoba Reading Association's Crocus Award for Literacy Advocacy.
Winkler Elementary School recently received financial support for one of its programs from Farm Credit Canada. Shaun Roulette, Senior Relationship Manager from FCC presented a cheque for $500.00 to Barb Neufeld, Principal of Winkler Elementary School, for the school’s Breakfast Program.