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Kindergarten Registration

If your child will be FIVE (5) years of age on or before December 31, 2014, he/she is eligible to register for kindergarten.

When you come to register your child you need to bring:

  • 2 pieces of identification for proof of residency (e.g. driver's license, lease agreement)
  • Manitoba Medical Card
  • Birth Certificate, Baptismal Certificate or valid Treaty Card
  • Passport/Landed Immigrant papers if chld was born outside of Canada

It is beneficial for all when you register your kindertgarten student early:

  • It is helpful in school classroom planning, for determining class sizes and teachers
  • It is helpful for the parent in preparing their child for the school environment and avoiding the last minute rush
  • It is helpful for the student to come to the Kindergarten Orientation to meet the teacher and see the classroom

For more information about kindergarten registration, please click here

Countdown to Kindergarten - Growing and Learning Fair will be held at Maple Leaf School, 251 McIvor Avenue on Wednesday, April 30, 2014
from 2 - 6 p.m.
Register by phone @ (204) 669-4043 or

Kindergarten Orientation Evening at Donwood School on May 21st, 2014 from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. for students and parents. Meet Kindergarten teachers and visit classrooms as well as receive kindergarten packages.


URGENT - Manitoba Health Letter re Measles Attachment
by dcoppen
 3/28/2014 9:39 AM
Attached is a letter from the Province of Manitoba to Parent/Guardians making families aware of the possible risks to students and their families.
Notice to Grade 6 Students re Busing 
by dcoppen
 3/27/2014 1:42 PM
Grade 6 students transported by RETSD School Bus will not be eligible for busing in Grade 7. According to the Manitoba
Education Public Schools Act Regulation (M.R. 259/2006) Grade 7 - 12 students living in the City limits are not eligible for School...
MakingtheMove Gr. 5 Update - March 12, 2014 Attachment
by dcoppen
 3/13/2014 10:33 AM
Please see the attached information from Chief Peguis regarding Making the Move.
Annual Report Now Online 
by dcoppen
 10/8/2013 2:16 PM
RETSD's Annual Report to the Community for 2012-2013 is now online. Go here to read about some of the great things that have happened in our schools related to the division's priorities.
New for Lunch Time Absences 
by lreimer
 9/26/2013 10:29 AM
Students who are registered to be at school over the lunch hour on a full time basis:
If your child is at school, but will be going home or to an appointment over the lunch hour, please call 204-661-4200 ext 3262 - & leave a message to advise...


Date/Start Time
Adventures in Music Concert - Grades 5 & 6Use SHIFT+ENTER to open the menu (new window).
4/23/2014 9:30 AM
Coordinated Day (No Classes)Use SHIFT+ENTER to open the menu (new window).
4/25/2014 12:00 AM
Gr4 Handball TournamentUse SHIFT+ENTER to open the menu (new window).
4/29/2014 12:00 AM
Gr5 Handball TournamentUse SHIFT+ENTER to open the menu (new window).
5/2/2014 12:00 AM
Hot LunchUse SHIFT+ENTER to open the menu (new window).
5/9/2014 11:45 AM
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Donwood Elementary School
400 Donwood Dr.
Winnipeg, Manitoba
R2G 0X4

Phone: 204.668.9438
Fax: 204.668.9269
Email the school

Principal: C. Anderson
Vice-principal: R. Francis