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Kindergarten Registration

If your child will be FIVE (5) years of age on or before December 31, 2015, he/she is eligible to register for kindergarten.

Kindergarten registration along with In-Division School of Choice applications will be accepted on Monday, March 2nd beginning at 8:00 a.m. in the school office.

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

  • 2 pieces of identification for proof of residency (e.g. driver's license, tenancy agreement or Offer to Purchase with completed signatures; utility bill with name and corresponding address)
  • 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

 Community Links


Gymnastics Club 
by dcoppen
 3/6/2015 11:02 AM
The grades 3, 4 and 5 gymnastics club practice dates for March are:
March 10, 12
The practices will be held before school at 8:15 a.m.
Board passes budget for 2015-16 Attachment
by dcoppen
 3/4/2015 11:09 AM
RETSD school trustees have passed a $178.8-million budget for 2015-16, up $6.7 million from last year. For local taxpayers, that translates into a 2.2 per cent increase in school taxes, or about $32 on a home valued at $247,000. Please see the attachment...
SMP celebrating 100 years of learning Attachment
by dcoppen
 2/18/2015 9:00 AM
Salisbury Morse Place School invites all former students and employees to help them celebrate 100 years of learning on April 23, 2015. For more information, please see the attached poster.
20th Annual Manitoba Robot Games 
by dcoppen
 2/4/2015 10:33 AM
March 21, 2015
10 am to 5 pm
Tec Voc High School - 1555 Wall Street
Register online by March 13, 2015 at
Contact Herb Reynolds for more information
phone 204.668.3315
Entry is free for spectators
Countdown to Kindergarten Preschool Growing & Learning Days Attachment
by dcoppen
 1/8/2015 2:17 PM
Is Kindergarten just around the bend for your child? If so, we can help you stay ahead of the curve, learn a thing or two about what to expect, and have fun at the same time!
If your child will be attending kindergarten in our division in the year...
RETSD 2013-2014 Annual Report now online 
by dcoppen
 10/21/2014 1:42 PM
RETSD's Annual Report to the Community for 2013-2014 is now online. Go here to read about the progress that has been made 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
PAC MeetingUse SHIFT+ENTER to open the menu (new window).
3/10/2015 7:00 PM
Coordinated Day (No classes)Use SHIFT+ENTER to open the menu (new window).
3/13/2015 9:00 AM
Report cards go homeUse SHIFT+ENTER to open the menu (new window).
3/20/2015 9:00 AM
Hot lunchUse SHIFT+ENTER to open the menu (new window).
3/20/2015 11:45 AM
Scholastic Book FairUse SHIFT+ENTER to open the menu (new window).
3/23/2015 9:00 AM
(More Events...)

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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