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Memorable Manitobans: Norman S. Toms (c1931-?)

Educator, school inspector.

Born in Saskatchewan, he was the Principal of Cartwright School (1954-1955), Pierson School (1956-1959), The Pas School (1959-1962), and Virden School (1962-1965). In 1965, he was appointed a Manitoba School Inspector.


Annual Reports of the Manitoba Department of Education, Manitoba Legislative Library.

“School inspectors named,” Brandon Sun, 21 June 1965, page 3.

“New school inspector, N. S. Toms, sees “winds of change” in system,” Dauphin Herald, 5 January 1972, page 1.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 15 January 2016

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