April 21, 2022
Permit request forms for public use of school facilities are now being accepted by RETSD for the 2022–23 school year.
The deadline is May 15, 2022. For more info, visit: Facilities Use
April 18, 2022
The budget issue of the board of trustees' newsletter, The Torch , will hit RETSD-area mailboxes this week.
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April 06, 2022
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April 04, 2022
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March 25, 2022
For the spring break (March 28 to April 1, 2022), the Administration Offices hours will be: 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Regular office hours will resume on Monday, April 4, 2022.
March 14, 2022
The board of trustees' newsletter, The Torch , is now online! It was created several days before the fire occurred at Westview School, so the information about Westview in The Torch has completely changed. The board and the division senior administration have made Westview their priority, along with supporting...
February 25, 2022
A message from Curtis Basso, Director of Transportation.
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January 18, 2022
Recently, we updated parents/guardians regarding changes in how we are keeping our school communities informed about presumed COVID-19 cases and attendance rates.
Public Health measures have been adapted to reflect the changing public health situation. The increased transmissibility of the Omicron variant of concern has changed the approach to testing...
January 13, 2022
The board of trustees of River East Transcona School Division invites the community to attend a Virtual Community Consultation on the ThoughtExchange results and to inform budget deliberations. Via Microsoft Teams. To register, click: https:// forms.office.com/r/RxpJEK4Q6C
December 22, 2021
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December 16, 2021
Schools are the heart of the communities they serve. They exist to help students become inspired, skilled, responsible members of society. Public education provides inclusive, innovative, engaging, quality programming for all students, embracing diversity, in a safe and caring environment. In addition to core subjects, public education offers many services including...
November 09, 2021
Sometimes, severe weather causes us to cancel buses. If buses are cancelled, an alert will appear at the top of the home page of our website. If, by 6:45 a.m., we have not announced or posted a cancellation alert, buses are running.
If transportation is cancelled in the morning, this...
November 08, 2021
November 8–12 is Veterans Week, where we remember, acknowledge, learn about, and vow to never forget those who served our country and the many who paid the ultimate sacrifice. Today is Indigenous Veterans Day, a day to reflect on the Indigenous soldiers who served our country. Manitoba
was the first province to...
September 23, 2021
RETSD is committed to the success of all students. The division is keenly aware of the challenges faced by Indigenous Peoples because of colonialism, the legacy of residential schools, and systemic barriers.
As a division, we have a robust Indigenous education plan that addresses both the academic and cultural domains...
August 12, 2021
RETSD is proud to continue our partnership with WASAC to provide up to 200 of our students an opportunity to attend 2-week day camps for free at either Donwood School, Arthur Day Middle School or Valley Gardens Middle School. Students learn about Indigenous culture and participate in various sports, games and crafts....
August 05, 2021
Grad Pictures are in the office. The office is open Monday to Thursday 8:00 - 3:30. Call 204-667-6193 if you have questions
June 30, 2021
Our Registration Office is closed for the month of July. We will respond to your application in August.
June 02, 2021
We at River East Transcona School Division, along with all Canadians, are saddened by the recent tragic news of the discovery of the mass grave of 215 children's remains on the grounds of the former Kamloops Indian Residential School in British Columbia. We acknowledge the families and community of Tk'emlúps...
May 31, 2021
We at River East Transcona School Division, along with all Canadians are saddened by the recent and tragic news of the discovery of the mass grave of 215 children’s remains on the grounds of the former Kamloops Indian Residential School in British Columbia. We acknowledge the families and community...
May 09, 2021
NOTE: Parents, please make note of the information in this Summary of Level Red Restrictions. It provides highlights of information
communicated to you earlier: Summary of Level Red Restrictions
April 09, 2021
Graduation Ceremonies for learners completing high school diplomas this school year will be held on Wednesday, June 23, 2021 with June 24 as an alternate day in case of rain.
March 03, 2021
It would be appreciated if you would participate in a ThoughtExchange. Your responses will assist us in better understanding your personal perspective of your child(ren)’s education and learning during the pandemic.
Learn more here: ThoughtExchange
December 09, 2020
When the snow flies and the temperatures drop, it is important students dress appropriately for the weather. During the winter, bus cancellations become a possibility. If buses are cancelled, an alert will appear at the top of the home page of our website. If, by 6:45 a.m., we have...
November 13, 2020
To support our schools and allow them to collaborate and plan for temporary remote learning during the pandemic, RETSD will have non-instructional co-ordinated days on Nov. 23 and Nov. 24, 2020, and Feb. 5, 2021. There will be no school on those days. See our calendars at: https://www.retsd.mb.ca/Pages/Calendars.aspx#/=
October 30, 2020
Update: Nov. 10, 2020 With today's announcement of the Province of Manitoba moving to Critical (Red) on the pandemic response system, schools will continue to be open and operating under the Restricted (Orange) level.
October 15, 2020
The new issue of the board of trustees' newsletter, The Torch , hit RETSD-area mailboxes recently, and it's also available on our website in the News & Publications section. The Torch—Issue One
September 09, 2020
We hear you. Your involvement in your student's education is more important than ever. On top of juggling work and personal responsibilities and ensuring that your family stays safe and healthy, you're now assisting with remote learning. You have a lot on your plate. We're here to help. This guide...
August 27, 2020
We are finalizing bus routes and will be uploading student transportation information to the parent portal next week. We have made an important update to the transportation section of our "Welcoming Students Back
" document regarding walking distance. As we worked through routes—with thoughtful planning around physical distancing, cohorts, and siblings—we...
August 07, 2020
The province announced their return to school plan for Manitoba last
week. Schools in RETSD are planning for a safe return to learning for all students and staff. We know that families have many questions and concerns
regarding the start of school. Details on our divisional plan will
be available and...
August 04, 2020
Grad Pictures are in. McLeod Office is open 8:00 am to 3:30 pm Monday to Thursday for pick up. Please call 204-667-6193 if someone else is picking up your pictures.
July 24, 2020
As we await news from the province and Dr. Brent Roussin regarding school reopening plans, we are currently finalizing our comprehensive plans for the following three scenarios: In-class learning resumes for all with near normal conditions In-class learning resumes with additional public health measures Remote learning from home with...
July 09, 2020
Thank you everyone for participating in our Thoughtexchange. We heard from parents/guardians from across our division on how we can best support their child(ren) in transitioning back to school. Here’s a snapshot of the participants, the top thought of the exchange, and the most commonly used words. We’ll be using this...
June 22, 2020
After reviewing the feedback of parents, students and other educational stakeholders, Manitoba Education has announced that the 2020–21 school year will begin for students on Tuesday, September 8.
Teachers and other staff will return to school for three mandated non-instructional days on September 2–4 to prepare physical spaces, inform staff...
April 09, 2020
The province is providing a supplemental online resource for Manitoba families whose children are learning at home during the suspension of in-school classes because of COVID-19.
The web portal, My Learning at Home/Mon Apprentissage Chez Moi, will go live online today, providing a comprehensive resource to assist families in supporting...
March 27, 2020
Classes will be delivered online indefinitely. Staff are in the office at McLeod Centre for students to drop off and pick up materials. Please call ahead (204-667-6193) or email (firstname.lastname@example.org) to make arrangements to access your materials.
March 15, 2020
Staff or students, if you are returning from international or inter-provincial travel, you will need to:
Self-isolate for 14 days after your return. Monitor your health for fever, cough or difficulty breathing. Wash your hands often for 20 seconds and cover your mouth and nose with your arm when coughing or sneezing. If symptoms develop during the...
March 11, 2020
PLEASE CONTACT THE OFFICE TO MAKE ARRANGEMENTS TO TAKE CARE OF THIS.
March 09, 2020
We have some exciting news to share with you regarding the Parent Portal. Upgrades are complete and for your convenience, primary contacts will now use their email address as their username (if you have not provided your email address to the school, please do so ASAP). Since we launched the RETSD...
February 28, 2020
Coyotes have been seen in the vicinity of some of our schools. If you see a coyote near a school, we ask that you contact the school to inform them. Coyotes adapt very well to a variety of environments, including urban, rural, and wilderness areas, so it's not uncommon for them...
February 19, 2020
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February 14, 2020
We will be making improvements to our Parent Portal system from February 18 to approximately mid-March. During these upgrades, the portal will not be available using parent/guardian login credentials. Students will still have access during this time under their own login credentials. Please ensure you log in to see and...
February 13, 2020
The new issue of the board of trustees' newsletter, The Torch , hit RETSD-area mailboxes recently, and it's also available on our website in the News & Publications section.
Or click here: The Torch—Issue Two
December 20, 2019
If you need to get in touch with us over the winter break, the Administration Offices winter break hours are as follows: December 23 – 8 a.m.–3:30 p.m. December 24 – 8 a.m.–2:30 p.m. December 25 & 26—Closed December 27 & 30 – 8 a.m.– 3:30 p.m.
December 31 –...
December 17, 2019
Learn something new with RETLife—RETSD's continuing education program! Whether it's professional development to help you land your dream job, leisure courses that will ignite your passion, or the popular one-time kids courses, there's something for everyone. Register for Winter 2020 now at RETLife.ca
and follow RETLife on Twitter @RETLifeRETSD!
December 03, 2019
The River East Transcona School Division board of trustees hopes that you are surrounded with the spirit of peace, hope and goodwill this Christmas season. To each of you and your families, we send our best wishes for a Merry Christmas and a safe and healthy new year–a year filled...
November 19, 2019
' Tis the season to enjoy one (or more!) of the many winter concerts taking place across our division. Please see the attached schedule for a comp lete listing of events : Winter concert schedule - Poster.pdf
October 02, 2019
Last night, River East Transcona was presented with an award by Respect Group, an organization co-founded by Sheldon Kennedy and Wayne McNeil to prevent bullying, abuse, harassment, and discrimination (BAHD).
RETSD was the first school division in the province to partner with Respect Group and the first to have 100...
September 06, 2019
River East Transcona School Division is excited to announce... EDVentures is now RETLife! Whether it's professional development to help you land your dream job or leisure courses to ignite your passion—learning a new skill can change your life. And with RETLife, you can do it all without leaving River East Transcona....
September 04, 2019
RETSD congratulates Colleen Carswell, trustee for Ward 1, who was re-elected as school board chair for the 2019–20 school year at the board’s inaugural meeting on September 3. We also congratulate trustee Jerry Sodomlak (Ward 1) on being re-elected vice-chair.
Trustee Rod Giesbrecht (Ward 2) was elected chair of the Finance,...
June 27, 2019
McLeod Education Centre and Transcona Adult Learning Centre TRANSCRIPTS ARE NOW AVAILABLE THE 2018/2019 TRANSCRIPTS ARE NOW AVAILABLE FOR PICK UP.
* June 27 to June 30, 2019 – you can pick up the transcript at 530 McLeod from 8:30 am – 4:30 pm * From July...
June 19, 2019
We strongly encourage all RETSD Parent Portal users to save a copy of your child's report card to your home computer or device (or print out a hard copy). This ensures you'll always have a copy of your child's report cards, even if you no longer have access to the...
May 01, 2019
As part of our Science for Kids! Series, we're offering SCIENCE ON THE RUN workshops held by Wise Kid-Netic Energy for two different age groups: Grades 4–6 and Grades 7–10.
Grades 4–6 / 6–7 p.m. $15/child
Grades 7–10 / 7–8 p.m. $15/child
This workshop has the wow factor of Science...
March 13, 2019
The RETSD board of trustees passed the 2019–20 budget on March 12, 2019. For details, see the media release
March 05, 2019
The warmer weather is on its way! Celebrate
spring and sign up for a class with
EDVentures Continuing Education. You can start a new fitness routine, take
ballroom dancing, learn how to make sushi, or participate in some
great classes designed just for kids or for the whole family to enjoy....
February 05, 2019
In September 2020, the early years (K–5) Ukrainian language program—that is currently offered at Bernie Wolfe Community School and Springfield Heights School—will be united and relocated to Prince Edward School.
To ensure all students in RETSD have a safe, stimulating learning environment, the board of trustees frequently reviews boundary lines and...
February 05, 2019
Does your child love all things science? Here's their chance to get up close and personal with biology!
Students will dissect a pig's heart and explore the circulatory system and heart anatomy in a tangible way. February 25
6–7 p.m. (Grades 5–11)
7–8 p.m. (Grades 5–11) Miles Macdonell Collegiate (Room 4)
January 14, 2019
The RETSD board of trustees has completed a review of middle years French immersion enrolment and related catchment areas west of Lagimodiere.
The review was identified as a priority in the 2017–18 school year due to increasing demand for French immersion programming in RETSD and the impact it is having...
November 09, 2018
Classes are On
October 02, 2018
Call 204-667-6193 to make a registration appointment for Semester 2 classes. Semester 2 begins on Monday, February 4th. Revised Schedules are available under Schedules under Documents and Forms. We have had to cancel some classes due to low enrolment. Semester 2 begins on Monday, February 4th. If you have any questions...
July 05, 2018
ALL GRAD PICTURES ARE AT MCLEOD. We are open: Summer hours: Monday - Thursday 8:00 am - 3:30 pm; Friday 8 am - 12 noon. Please call before coming down to McLeod at 204-667-6193 to make sure someone is in the office.
July 04, 2018
Transcripts for Transcona and McLeod are ready and available for pick up at the McLeod Office. We are open 8:00 am to 3:30 pm in July and 8:30 am to 4:30 pm in August. Transcona will reopen at the end of August.
June 22, 2018
Transcripts for the 2017-2018 School year will be ready for pick up at the McLeod Office on June 28th, 2018.
April 17, 2018
REGISTER NOW for the fall semester (starting Sept 5, 2018 - until Jan 25, 2019). For further informatoin please call 204-667-6193 (McLeod) or 204-958-9297 (Transcona). Schedules are listed under Documents and Forms
December 18, 2017
Friday, December 22 - 8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. Monday, December 25 - CLOSED Tuesday, December 26 - CLOSED Wednesday, December 27 - 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Thursday, December 28 - 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Friday, December 29 - 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Monday - January 1 -...
July 26, 2017
Grad Pictures are in . Please pick them up at the school you attended. If you are not sure as you attended both Transcona and McLeod please call and we will let you know which school they are at. Transcona office hours are 8:30 am - 4:00 pm. (204-958-9297). McLeod office...
July 05, 2017
We are taking registration for the Second Semester (February - June 2018). Please call either our Transcona or McLeod office in December to set up a registration appointment. Classes begin on February 5th, 2018.
March 16, 2017
Class: Physical Education 40F starting Monday, April 10, 2017 from 7:00 - 9:30 (one evening per week for 10 weeks, last class June 19th). Interested students please contact the office at Transcona (204-958-9297) or McLeod (204-667-6193) for more details.
November 21, 2016
We are now scheduling registration appointments for Semester 2. Call our Transcona Office at 204-958-9297 or our McLeod Office at 204-667-6193 to make an appointment.
September 07, 2016
Congratulations to Brianne Goertzen, who was elected to the RETSD Board of Trustees, representing Ward 3. Ms. Goertzen is a Manitoba organizer for the Canadian Federation of Students, is on the board of Child Care Coalition of Manitoba and serves on CUPE's National Post-Secondary Task Force. We look forward to...
July 22, 2016
Congratulations to Chris Galligan and Monica Cormack, students at RETSD's McLeod Adult Education Centre and winners in the 2016 Starr Writer's and Video Contest, held each year by the Adult Secondary Education Council of Manitoba. The competition is open to students attending adult learning programs in Manitoba and contestants submit...
July 22, 2016
Grad Pictures can be picked up at McLeod (530 McLeod) until July 26th between 8:00 am and 3:30 pm. Friom Wednesday, July 27th - Friday, August 5th the pictures will be available at the Transcona ofice (130 Regent Ave E) between 8:30 am and 4:00 pm. During August 9th-22nd the pictures will move back to McLeod...
July 22, 2016
Please note McLeod Adult Ed will be closed for renovations from July 27th to August 8th inclusive. We will be located at the Transcona site (130 Regent Ave E) for this time period. Our office at Transcona will be open from 8:30 am to 4:00 pm. from July 27 -...
July 13, 2016
GRADUATION PICTURES ARE AVAILABLE AT MCLEOD ADULT ED. OUR OFFICE HOURS ARE 8:00 AM to 3:30 PM UNTIL JULY 26th. PICTURES WILL THEN BE AT TRANSCONA ADULT ED FROM JULY 27 TO AUGUST 5. OFFICE HOURS AT TRANSCONA ARE 8:30 AM to 4:00 PM. WE WILL RETURN TO MCLEOD ON TUESDAY, AUGUST 9th...
July 12, 2016
GRAD PICTURES ARE AVAILABLE AT MCLEOD. WE ARE OPEN 8:00 AM - 3:30 PM, MONDAY - FRIDAY.
April 29, 2016
Graduation 2016 information letters will be sent out to graduates at the beginning of May. Please ensure we have your correct address to receive the letter and also check the website for more information in the next few months.
April 20, 2016
We are offering two fulltime daytime courses at McLeod: Applied Math 40S - Monday through Friday from 9:00 am - 12:00 pm Physics 30S - Monday through Friday from 1:00 - 3:30 pm. Call 204-667-6193 to register.
March 18, 2016
Registration for our Fall 2016 session will begin on June 1st. Interested students can call either the Transcona office at 204-958-9297 or the McLeod Office at 204-667-6193 to book an appointment with the Registration Advisor. At the time of the appointment we would need a copy of your transcript.
January 26, 2016
Physical Education 40F New class will start Monday, April 4th, 201 6 (runs every Monday for 11 weeks, ending on June 20) Interested students please contact the office at: Transcona (204-958-9297) or McLeod (204-667-6193) for more details.
October 06, 2015
You can now register for Semester 2 which begins on February 8th, 2016. Call one of our Adult Ed offices (McLeod 204-667-6193 or Transcona 204-958-9297) to make a registration appointment. Check under Documents and Forms for additional registration information.
June 23, 2015
Grad 2015 Pictures can be picked up at the school you were enrolled at. Please call either the McLeod or Transcona office before coming down to pick up your pictures to make sure they are at that school.
May 09, 2012
It's that time once again...
Graduation is right around the corner and plans are underway for this year's ceremony which will take place on June 27th.
We are compiling a list of all the potential Grads. If you are planning to graduate in June, please drop by the office at either...
February 01, 2012
Transcripsts from Semester 1 will be available on February 14, 2012
November 24, 2009