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Manitoba Organization: Turtle Mountain School Division No. 44

The Turtle Mountain School Division was created on 1 April 1959 by an order of the Manitoba Minister of Education, acting on a recommendation of the MacFarlane Commission on Education and the School Divisions Boundaries Commission. It became responsible for all secondary education, grades 9 to 12, within the area of the following school districts:

Ward

School Districts

1

Boissevain School District No. 373

2

Bluevale School District No. 1141
Brownlea School District No. 474
Caranton School District No. 526
Desford School District No. 800
Dunallen School District No. 548
East Lynne School District No. 1180
Fairburn School District No. 524
Lake Max School District No. 1239
Maple Grove School District No. 247
Ninga School District No. 485
Petersburg School District No. 766
Primrose School District No. 457
Richview School District No. 528
Royal School District No. 417
Strathallan School District No. 635
Wapaha School District No. 634
Wassewa School District No. 612
West Lake School District No. 311
Woodlake School District No. 751

3

Killarney School District No. 252

4

Bethel School District No. 301
Enterprise School District No. 701
Fairdale School District No. 199
Henderson School District No. 1311
Highview School District No. 427
Hullett School District No. 700
Jaques School District No. 605
Lena School District No. 1393
Long River School District No. 720
Lyonshall School District No. 223
Northcote School District No. 396
Oak Ridge School District No. 328
Plum Hollow School District No. 549
Rose Valley School District No. 344
Sanders School District No. 392
Victoria Lake School District No. 446
Wakopa School District No. 308

5

Cartwright School District No. 174
Chesterville School District No. 182
East Mountain School District No. 931
Glendenning School District No. 552
Hazeldell School District No. 611
Holmfield Consolidated School District No. 699
Howard School District No. 218
Lake Lorne School District No. 1105
Mylor School District No. 852
Neelin School District No. 429
South Derby School District No. 1319

6

Bellafield School District No. 468
Buttrum School District No. 679
Duncragg School District No. 660
Dunrea Consolidated School District No. 147
Fairfield School District No. 418
Hiawatha School District No. 427
Langvale School District No. 224
Lilyhill School District No. 670
Margaret School District No. 212
Minto School District No. 1174
Ninette School District No. 1028
Rowland School District No. 470
Stockdale School District No. 1086
Tisdale School District No. 815

Superintendents:

Period

Principal

?-1976

Delorie Wessels “Del” Howell (1925-2008)

1976-?

Delbert Warkentin

See also:

Events in Manitoba History: School Divisions (1959)

Events in Manitoba History: Manitoba’s Rural School Consolidation (1905-1967)

Events in Manitoba History: School Divisions Boundaries Commission (1958-1959)

Events in Manitoba History: MacFarlane Royal Commission on Education (1957-1959)

Sources:

Report of the School Divisions Boundaries Commission, 13 January 1959, Manitoba Legislative Library, SpR 1958 Education.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 18 May 2015

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