The Hon. Wayne Ewasko, Minister of Education and Early Childhood Learning, has proclaimed the week of April 18-22, 2022 as Education Week in recognition of the value of K-12 education and its supportive role in fostering a mindset of lifelong learning. Please click on the above link for more info!
News & Announcements
The third Wednesday in April is known throughout Manitoba as "School Bus Driver Day." On behalf of Senior Administration and the Board of Trustees, we would like to thank our bus drivers for getting our students to and from school safely!
Please click on the above link for registration dates for Kindergarten classes for all schools in Mountain View School Division.
Due to the conditions of continued snowfall and blowing snow in much of the Division, and Environment Canada’s ongoing blizzard warning for the Parkland, all MVSD schools and division facilities will be closed on Thursday, April 14. Staff may work from home.
Due to Environment Canada’s warning of a major spring storm poised to hit our region beginning overnight Tuesday into Wednesday morning and lasting until Friday morning, all MVSD schools and division facilities will be closed on Wednesday, April 13. Widespread snowfall accumulations of 30-50 cm accompanied by northerly winds gusting from 60-70 km/h resulting in zero visibility at times is being forecasted. Staff may work from home. We are making this announcement prior to the storm due to the severity of the forecast and so that parents can plan in advance. We will assess the situation as the storm progresses prior to making a decision on school closures and/or bus cancellations for Thursday, April 14.
The MVSD News Digest, highlighting information from the Mar. 14th Regular Meeting of the Board of Trustees is now available! Click on the above link for more info.
Please click on the link to view a letter to the MVSD Community regarding changes to school-based COVID-19 measures as updated Public Health Orders come into effect on March 15, 2022.
Planning for the spring MVSD Ed Tech Community Outreach Series is underway! The goal of this program is to work with families so that they feel informed, confident, and prepared to use technology with the children in their lives. Please click on the link for details and to complete a survey by Mar. 31st to indicate your interest in the proposed sessions for MVSD families.
The Board of Trustees recognizes annually staff who have served five years or more with Mountain View School Division. Due to COVID-19 restrictions, we were unable to gather together to celebrate our colleagues' accomplishments. Their years of service with MVSD and dedication to the students we serve is very much appreciated! Click on the link to read more!
On Monday, March 7th, MVSD students and staff are encouraged to show support to Ukraine by wearing blue and/or yellow, or traditional Ukrainian clothing. You may also help Smith-Jackson Ukrainian Bilingual School fundraise for humanitarian efforts in Ukraine by sending a toonie to school with your child. The funds collected will be donated through the Canadahelps.org site.