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Manitoba History No. 89
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No. 89

War Memorials in Manitoba
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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Ryerson School (10 Ryerson Avenue, Winnipeg)

Link to:
Principals | Vice-Principals | Teachers | Photos & Coordinates | Sources

Located in the Fort Richmond neighbourhood of Winnipeg, this school was built in 1972 on designs of the local architectural firm of Pratt Lindgren Snider Tomjec Associates. Completed at a cost of $813,560, the facility includes a gymnasium, theatre, resource centre, story pit, Kindergarten, and capacity for 300 students. The Fort Garry School Division school opened in September 1972 to students of grades K-6 and was officially opened on 25 October 1972.

Principals

Period

Principal

1972-1974

Virginia Andrew

1974-1975

?

1975-1981

Bryant Hasker

1981-2015

?

2015-?

Sheena Braun

Teachers

No information.

Photos & Maps

Ryerson School

Ryerson School (July 2015)
Source: Nathan Kramer

Site Location (lat/long): N49.78519, W97.14671
denoted by symbol on the map above

See also:

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Ryerson United Church / Ryerson School No. 360 / Maskawata Post Office (RM of Wallace-Woodworth)

Sources:

“Fort Garry School Division No. 5,” Winnipeg Free Press, 11 February 1972, page 63.

“Still to seek addition,” Winnipeg Free Press, 12 September 1972, page 3.

“2 schools officially opened,” Winnipeg Free Press, 26 October 1972, page 3.

“Push-button arithmetic - help or hindrance?” Winnipeg Free Press, 4 September 1975, page 17.

“Democracy flushes away men’s room,” Winnipeg Free Press, 2 June 1981, page 3.

“For Garry School Board retirement announcement [Virginia Andrew],” Winnipeg Free Press, 23 June 1985, page 10.

This page was prepared by Nathan Kramer.

Page revised: 3 January 2017

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