Henry G. Izatt


Born in 1938, he obtained a MSc degree from Birkbeck College of the University of London, England. He was Vice-Principal of a school in Northumberland (England) for three years and Principal of a school at Wallsend (England) for two years, prior to coming to Canada where he taught in the Fort Garry area of Winnipeg for three years and was Acting Principal of Arthur A. Leach Junior High School for one year. He was Superintendent of the Fort Garry School Division from 1981 to 1997. He is commemorated by Henry G. Izatt School.

See also:

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Henry G. Izatt School (960 Scurfield Boulevard, Winnipeg)


“Fort Garry School Division No. 5 Announcement,” Winnipeg Free Press, 25 October 1980, page 11.

We thank Henry Izatt for providing additional information used here.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 7 July 2018