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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Westgrove School (50 Westgrove Way, Winnipeg)

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This school in the Westdale area of Winnipeg was designed by the architectural firm of Pratt Lindgren Snider Joncej and Associates, and constructed in 1970 by Wallace and Akins Limited. The 40,000 square foot building was designed to accommodate 600 students from kindergarten to grade 8. It opened in the fall of 1970.

Principals

Period

Principal

1970-1976

?

1976-1977

Orest Gingera (1936-2017)

1977-?

?

?-1987

John Thomas Wherrett (1932-2011)

1987-?

?

?-2007

Susan Schmidt

2007-2011

Judy Prinie

2011-2014

Gale Walker

2014-?

Troy Calder

Teachers

No information.

Photos & Coordinates

Westgrove School

Westgrove School (June 2020)
Source: Gordon Goldsborough

Site Location (lat/long): N49.86035, W97.31710
denoted by symbol on the map above

Sources:

[Westgrove School drawing], Winnipeg Free Press, 27 January 1970, page 16.

This page was prepared by Steven Christianson and Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 8 June 2020

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