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Keeping You Informed

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...
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Virtual Community Consultation

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://
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Grad 2022 Photo Sessions

January 13, 2022
Please see attached Information for graduating Grade 12 students regarding grad photo sessions.
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Letter to Parents/Guardians

January 12, 2022


Restricted Level (Orange)

January 12, 2022

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Extension to Winter Break

December 22, 2021
Click on image for attached letter from the minister of education

Your Trustees Want to Hear From You

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...
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Board of Trustees Holiday Greeting

December 15, 2021


The Torch is Now Online

November 23, 2021

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Letter to Parents/Guardians

November 19, 2021

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Bus Cancellations

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...
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Veterans Week

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...
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Taking Pictures?

October 19, 2021


Our Commitment to Truth & Reconciliation

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...
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RETSD Board Elections

September 08, 2021

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Student Guide 2021-22

September 01, 2021
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A Note About Schedules on the Parent Portal

August 17, 2021

On August 16, 2021,  student schedules for middle and senior year students were made available to view on the Parent Portal. Our schools developed these timetables in the last few months of the previous school year and used the Public Health orders that were in place at the time—the...

WASAC 2021 Summer Camps

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....
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Request a Stop Bill 64 Lawn Sign

July 28, 2021

Call the Administration Offices at 204.667.7130 or fill out the Bill 64 Sign Request form to request your free lawn sign. Please see the Board of Trustees section of our website for more information on the impacts of the proposed educational changes in Bill 64. ...
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The Torch

July 20, 2021
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Back To School September 2021

June 30, 2021
​Please find attached pertinent information for parents and students regarding Fall 2021 Back To School.
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VolunTeen—Free Virtual Summer Program

June 11, 2021


Flags Flown at Half-Staff

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...

Every Child Matters

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...
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Strategic Plan 2021–23

May 20, 2021

The Strategic Plan is a roadmap for achieving our goals. Click below for "online readable" and printable versions of our Strategic Plan to learn more about our strategic directions and actions we will take to achieve our goals. Strategic Plan 2021–23 (Online Readable) Strategic Plan 2021–23 (Printable)


Remote Learning Extended for Remainder of 2020–21 School Year

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

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Letter to Parents (May 3)

May 03, 2021

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Summer School 2020–21

April 29, 2021


Your Trustees Want To Hear From You

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

Virtual Open Houses

February 19, 2021
​It's that time of year again! It's open house season and this year it's gone online for RETSD. If you or your child are interested in learning more about any of our six high schools, you'll find online presentations on each of the schools' websites to help you out. If you're...

Winter Weather Bus Cancellation Notification

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...

Remote Learning Period

December 08, 2020


New Non-Instructional Days

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:

Restricted (Orange) Continues for Schools

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. 

RETSD Cold Weather Guidelines

October 28, 2020

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The Torch Is Now Online

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

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COVID-19 Notification Process

September 28, 2020

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Extracurricular Sports in Schools

September 23, 2020
​ This fall, the division and our schools are having to make decisions we never had to consider before the COVID-19 pandemic. One such decision concerns the sports programming schools typically offer outside school hours, in addition to physical education classes.
Letters were sent home to senior years families yesterday letting...
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Help Keep Our Schools Safe

September 17, 2020

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Letter to Parents (Sept. 11)

September 11, 2020

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The RETSD Concern Protocol

September 10, 2020


Family & Guardian Guide to Microsoft Teams

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...
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Letter to Parents (Sept. 4)

September 04, 2020


RETSD Buys Seven New Buses

September 04, 2020

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Board Chair & Vice-Chair Elected

September 02, 2020

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Transportation Update

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...

Weekly Summer Update—Manitoba Education FAQ

August 13, 2020

As we continue to work hard on the division plan that will be released Monday, August 17, 2020, we want to share with you some questions and answers from Manitoba Education. 
We also want to remind parents that it is important to plan now for keeping your student home...

Weekly Summer Update—Division and School Plans

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...
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Weekly Summer Update—Manitoba School Re-opening Plan Announced

July 30, 2020

Today, July 30, 2020,  the province announced their return to school plan for Manitoba. Details of the provincial announcement can be found here: Welcoming Our Students Back: Restoring Safe Schools We are looking forward to welcoming our students back to the classroom on Tuesday, September 8 and are continuing to plan...
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Weekly Summer Update—Schedules & Transportation

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...

Summer Transcript Requests

July 13, 2020
​ Over the summer, while schools are closed, transcript requests can be sent to the RETSD Administration Offices at 589 Roch St. (Phone: 204.667.7130; Fax: 204.661.5618)
Please fill out an Official Transcript Request form.

Weekly Summer Update—Thoughtexchange

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...
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2020–21 School Calendar Update

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...


June 22, 2020
​To apply, click here:

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Letter to Parents/Guardians

June 19, 2020


Summer School

June 02, 2020
Click to register now!  Call 204-667-6193 for any additional questions.

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Virtual Career Fair

June 02, 2020


InformNet Summer School Program

May 13, 2020
This year, summer school programming can be accessed online through the InformNet Summer School Program. This is for repeater courses only, so you may only register for a summer school course if you have taken the course before and have achieved a mark of 30 per cent or higher. If your...
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Grade 8 Virtual School Tour

May 11, 2020
Grade 8 students who will be attending CPET in the fall 2020, please click on the following PowerPoint presentation in lieu of an actual visit to the school building.
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Instructions for Using the Parent Portal

April 20, 2020
Please see the attached User Guides, one for parents who will be logging in using a mobile device such as a tablet or iPhone and one for parents who will log in using a desktop/laptop computer. Please refer to these User Guides to answer questions regarding log-in issues, where to find certain...
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My Learning at Home

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...

Social Media & Online Gaming Safety

April 09, 2020
Join the Winnipeg Police Service today—April 9th—at 2:30 p.m. as they host a Facebook Live presentation for parents on Social Media and Online Gaming Safety.
Const. Orlando Buduhan, one of their school education specialists, will share information on: - The most popular online platforms being used
- Some of...
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COVID-19 Travel Update

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...
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POSTPONED Grad Photo Retakes

March 13, 2020
Grad Photo Retakes scheduled for March 26 & March 27 have been postponed. When more information is available, it will be provided. ​Lifetouch Booking Website

Parent Portal Upgrades Complete

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...
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Grad 2020 Newsletter

March 06, 2020
​Parents of graduating students:
Click on the attached newsletter for pertinent information regarding Grad 2020

Co-existing with Coyotes

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...
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Evolution of Inclusion

February 19, 2020


Improvements to Parent Portal

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...

New Issue of The Torch

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

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New Edition of Mot juste

February 03, 2020
The most recent edition of our school newsletter Mot juste can be found in the Newsletter folder under the Parents & Community Tab or by clicking on the link below. Happy reading! Mot juste_2020_January.pdf

2020–21 Budget Meeting

February 03, 2020


Senior Years Information Evenings

January 14, 2020

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Semester 1 Exam Schedule

January 06, 2020
Please click on the following link for the schedule of Semester 1 Final Exams Horaire d'examens JAN 2020 élèves.pdf
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Winter Break Office Hours

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 –...
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Grad 2020 Photo Sessions

December 18, 2019
​Lifetouch will be hosting photo sessions for all graduating CPET students beginning on Wednesday, January 22 - Friday, January 24, 2020 at the school. More details are contained in the attached information sheet. All 2020 graduates must pre-book their photo sessions online at the following web address: grad photo...
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Parent Information Evening "What Anxiety Wants: Family Edition"

December 18, 2019
Parents and guardians are invited to attend a free information evening on the subject of anxiety. It will be held at École Regent Park on January 30, 2020 at 6:30pm. More information and details are contained in the attached information letter.  Please note that attendees are required to register. Please click...

RETLife Winter 2020

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 and follow RETLife on Twitter @RETLifeRETSD!

Seasons Greetings

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...

RETSD Winter Concert Schedule

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 :

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FREE Parent Intervention Program

November 05, 2019
The Parent Intervention Program offered by the Addictions Foundation of Manitoba is a free two-evening program for parents/caregivers seeking information and support regarding their young person's substance use. This program is also for parents/caregivers interested in learning more about the signs to watch for to determine if your young person...
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CPET Clothing orders

October 23, 2019
​Please order your items online before Monday, November4th through this link:   CPET Clothing orders  Go to Company Stores, Collège Pierre-Elliott-Trudeau, General/Group teams/Grad2020. All orders will be delivered to the school. 
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Award from Respect Group

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...

High School Apprenticeship Program

September 18, 2019
Are you an RETSD student interested in pursuing a skilled trade? You should look into the High School Apprenticeship Program. It allows students the opportunity to start an apprenticeship in the skilled trades prior to graduating. 
This program is perfect for students who are currently working in the skilled trades, are interested in pursuing...
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Register for Youth Programs

September 09, 2019
​ RETSD offers a series of programs designed to keep our youth (Grade 6–12) engaged outside of school hours.  Have you considered any for your child? Click here to learn more and to register— Youth Programs
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Introducing... RETLife!

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....
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Concern Protocol

September 06, 2019

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Board Chair & Vice-Chair Re-elected

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,...
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2019-20 School Calendar

August 28, 2019
​Please click on the attachment to view and save the CPET School Calendar for the 2019-20 school year

Transcript Requests

June 25, 2019
​ Over the summer, while schools are closed, transcript requests can be sent to the RETSD Administration Offices at 589 Roch St. (Phone: 204.667.7130; Fax: 204.661.5618). 
Click HERE for an Official Transcript Request form.
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Parent Portal—Report Cards

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...
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Create Your Future This Summer

June 18, 2019
​ For RETSD students in Grades 9–12. If you want to be ready to apply for part-time jobs or volunteer opportunities in the fall, we can help you prepare to put your best foot forward. And meet some new friends while you're at it! At our "Create Your Future This Summer"...
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Science for Kids!—Science on the Run

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...
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June Exam Schedule

April 29, 2019
Please click on the attachment to see the schedule for final exams June 2019 HORAIRE D'EXAMENS JUIN.v2 2019 Élèves.pdf
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Spring edition of Mot juste

April 16, 2019
Please click on the link below to access the newest edition of our school newsletter, the Mot juste.​
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Summer School Registration

April 12, 2019
​ River East Transcona School Division will once again offer a summer school program administered by Adult and Continuing Education. All classes will be delivered at Transcona Adult Learning Centre (130 Regent Ave. E.). Registrations will be accepted on a first-come, first-served basis. Students should register early to improve their chance of...

Pysanky Decorating Workshop

April 11, 2019

Learn the ancient art of making beautiful pysanky (Ukrainian Easter eggs). A wax-resist or batik method is used to create the designs, and the eggs are then dipped in brightly-coloured dyes.
TUES., APRIL 16, 6:30–8:30 p.m.
Chief Peguis School (Art Room)
For youth, adults & families (ages 12 & up)
$15/person Registration...
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Parent Intervention Program

March 20, 2019

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Tri-School Career Fair

March 18, 2019
Join us for Transcona’s annual Tri-School Career Fair. The event will take place at Collège Pierre-Elliott-Trudeau (216 Redonda Street) April 4th, from 6:00-8:00 pm. Collège Pierre-Elliott-Trudeau, Murdoch MacKay Collegiate and Transcona Collegiate have partnered to provide one Career Fair for grade 9-12 students, their families and the community. Potential employers from...

Board Passes 2019–20 Budget

March 13, 2019
​ The RETSD board of trustees passed the 2019–20 budget on March 12, 2019. For details, see the media release.
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Grad Photo Retakes April 11&12

March 13, 2019
Graduating students requiring grad photo retakes can book their portrait session online at
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Register for a Spring EDVenture!

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....
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CPET online clothing store link

March 05, 2019
CPET clothing store Go to : Company stores and click on CPET. Please place and pay for your order online from now until March 15th. 
Grad orders require the password shared at the gra de 12 meeting on February 28th. See Mm e Cockriel l for details. ​
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Important Online Safety Information for Parents

March 04, 2019
Attached, please find a letter regarding the “Momo Challenge”. We are asking all parents to be extra vigilant and to continue conversations with their children about online safety. ​
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Registration Day

February 22, 2019
Tuesday, February 26 is Course Selection Day for the 2019-20 School Year. Please click on the attachments for the all the important details.

Ukrainian Program Announcement

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...
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Science for Kids—Open Heart Surgery

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)
757 Roch...
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An Important Letter for Parents

January 28, 2019

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Online Safety Awareness Presentation

January 25, 2019
Parents of RETSD students are invited to attend an Online Safety Awareness Presentation hosted by area schools and the Winnipeg Police Servce.
Please see attachment for full details. ​
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Register for ‘Mindful Me’

January 15, 2019
​ RETSD students from Grades 6–12 are welcome to join us for our first Empowerment Project of 2019 — Mindful Me.  It takes place on Thursday, Feb. 7, 2019 from 6–8 p.m. at Bernie Wolfe Community School. It's a FREE, fun-filled, and interactive day that will include snacks, crafts, and activities—discussions around mental health, mindfulness...

French Immersion Boundary Changes

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...

Middle & Senior Years Info Nights

January 11, 2019

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Exam Schedule Jan/Feb 2019

December 04, 2018
Please click on the attachment to view the Exam Schedule Jan/Feb 2019​
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RETSD Vaping Policy

November 28, 2018
Please read the attached links regarding RETSD's Vaping Policy​
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Lockdown drill

October 15, 2018
​We will have the first drill of two this year, during the school day on October 16th. CPET 2018 - 2019 PARENT LETTER LOCKDOWN AND HOLD AND SECURE.pdf
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Public Forum Hosted By The WPS

September 28, 2018
The Winnipeg Police Service is hosting a public forum and the community is invited to attend. Please click on the link for more information.​

Grad Wear Order forms

September 25, 2018
Finissants Canadiens et Canadiennes !! Consulte le site web de CPET ou le bureau pour procurer une liste d'items en vente et un bon de commande. Toute commande doit être soumise avant le vendredi 28 septembre au bureau. ** You may order Gildon Unisex Sweats instead of the sweats on the order...
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CPET clothing : Nous sommes fiers! : Vêtements CPET

September 17, 2018
Canadiens et Canadiennes !! « Nous sommes fiers! » Veux-tu démontrer ta fierté avec des nouveux vêtements ou « swag » de CPET? Consulte le site web de CPET ou le bureau pour procurer une liste d'items en vente et un bon de commande. Toute commande doit être soumise avant le vendredi 28 septembre au...
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Student Handbook

August 30, 2018
Click on the link for the Student Handbook​
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Grad 2018

May 25, 2018
Please click on the attachment for importang information for graduating students and parents/guardians of grads. 2018 Grad newsletter.pdf
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Exam Schedule now available

April 11, 2018
Please click on the attachment to see the Final Exam Schedule HORAIRE D'EXAMENS JUIN. 2018 Élèves.pdf
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March 21, 2018 The booking website is now active for Grade 12 students who have not had grad pictures taken or for those graduating students who would like retakes.

Photographers will be here Thursday, April 12 and Friday, April 13, 2018

Canadiennes are Champs...Twice!

March 05, 2018
The CPET Canadiennes are the S.C.A.C. Junior Varsity Basketball Champions following their 44-41 victory over Westgate March 1, 2018. They will go on to represent Zone 2 in the MHSAA Provincial Tournament. The Canadiennes Girls Indoor Soccer team followed up with 1-0 victory over Miles Macdonell Collegiate March 2, 2018 in...
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CPET wear order information

February 16, 2018
Take a look at the CPET catalogue and place an order to the office by February 27th. Order form and money are necessary for the order to be processed.
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Grad wear Order Form

February 05, 2018
Grade 12's interested in ordering CPET grad wear can follow the link below. Fill | Grad order form February Order Feb 5th-Feb 16.
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Check out the latest edition of Mot juste

February 01, 2018
Please enjoy the winter edition of Mot juste, CPET's newsletter. Mot juste_2018_January.pdf
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Grad Photos - Book Your Appointment Now

January 10, 2018
Photographers will be here Thursday, January 25 - Friday, January 26. Grade 12 graduating students require an appointment for graduation photos. The online booking site is now active and can be found at ​ Please also see attachment for complete details
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Early Dismissal December 22, 2017

November 27, 2017
Please click on the attachment for the schedule and early dismissal time for the last day of classes before the Christmas break​
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Latest Edition of Mot juste

November 22, 2017
Please click on the attachment to read to latest edition of Mot juste, our quarterly newsletter. Mot just_2017_november.pdf
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Horaire des examens HIVER 2017/18

November 17, 2017
​Also available as an attachment in our uncategorized documents
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Notice to Parents: Threatening Message on Snapchat

November 06, 2017
Dear Parents/Guardians,   We are writing to inform you a threatening message on social media was circulated last night that involved some of our senior years schools, as well as Lord Selkirk Regional Comprehensive Secondary School in Selkirk, Manitoba.  Our senior administration as well as the Winnipeg Police and RCMP were...
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OurSCHOOL Survey 2017

November 02, 2017
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Mumps Disease Prevention

October 25, 2017
Parents: Please see the attached letter and information sheet from Manitoba Health regarding the Mumps Virus.​

Parent Portal is going live April 17, 2017

April 11, 2017
  River East Transcona School Division will be introducing a "parent portal" that will provide a quick and confidential online access to your son or daughter's important information such as: Academic History; Attendance; Fees and Billing; Course Schedule; and Student Portfolio (report card). Please consult your son or daughter report card...
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Career Fair

March 22, 2017
CPET will be participating in the first ever Tri- School Career Fair April 12 th 6:00-8:00 p.m. at Transcona Collegiate. Over 35 participants including industries, post -secondary institutions and services will be in attendance. It’s a great local opportunity to discuss your future career possibilities. All students and their families are...
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2017 Powwow

March 14, 2017
Please click on the attachment for information​

Final Exam Schedule for June 2017

March 14, 2017
  Please consult the attachment for the Final Exam Schedule for June 2017. HORAIRE D'EXAMENS JUIN 2017 POUR WEBSITE.pdf
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Mumps in Manitoba

March 01, 2017
Please click on the attachment for information regarding the Mumps outbreak.​​

CPET 2017 Grad Newsletter

February 28, 2017
Preliminary information pertaining to 2017 CPET Convocation and 2017 Dinner and Dance​
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Course Selection Day 2017-18 February 28

February 08, 2017
Please click on the following links for everything you'll need to know in advance of Registration Day. Please note that there are NO formal classes for students February 28 but, returning Grade 9,10, and 11 students must book an appointment to make course selections for the next school year. Letter to Parents_Registration...

Giants Ridge Ski Excursion_Parent Information

January 26, 2017
See attached parent presentation to review important information. Students can access their information under Documents and Forms .​
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2017 Graduating Students

January 10, 2017
Grad Photo Sessions will be held Thursday, January 26 and Friday, January 27, 2017. Please refer to the attachments for important information.​

First Semester Final Exam Schedule January 2017

November 28, 2016
Please see the attachment for first semester final exams starting  January 27, 2017 and ending February 2, 2017. HORAIRE D'EXAMENS JAN. 2017 pour WEBSITE.pdf


November 28, 2016
  2016 - 2017 HORAIRE BASKETBALL JUNIOR VARSITY FILLES.pdf    2016 - 2017 HORAIRE BASKETBALL VARSITY FILLES.pdf  2016 - 2017 HORAIRE BASKETBALL VARSITY GARÇONS.pdf Practise schedule: Jr Varsity Girls: Monday and Wednesday at 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm Varsity Girls: Tuesday 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm and Thursday 7:30 am...
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Mot juste Fall 2016

November 09, 2016
The latest CPET news and upcoming events can be found in our quarterly newsletter. Click on the link for the fall edition of Mot juste. ​

Basketball Coaches needed.

October 28, 2016
  We are in need of Coaches for the Varsity and Junior Varsity Boys Basketball team. If you are interested in coaching and or helping with the teams please give Mme. Williams a call (204) 958-6888.​

2016 - 2017 Curling Season

October 18, 2016
    Curling Season has begun please refer to the attachments for the league schedule 2106 - 2017 HORAIRE FILLES.pdf  2106 - 2017 HORAIRE GARÇONS.pdf

Parents: Caution children regarding syringes

October 11, 2016
   Please see attached letter regarding community alert.​ Letter to community_syringes_2016_10_11.pdf

Lockdown & Hold and Secure

September 29, 2016
  Please refer to the information in the attachment concerning general information about school precedure on Lockdown and Hold and Secure. If you have any further questions please do not hesitate to call administration of the school. CPET 2016 - 2017 PARENT LETTER LOCKDOWN AND HOLD and SECURE.pdf
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Social media information evening set for October 25

September 28, 2016
Social media information evening set for October 25 River East Transcona School Division is hosting a social media information evening for parents and guardians of students in middle and senior years. This free event will be held October 25, 7-8:30 p.m. at Kildonan-East Collegiate and will feature speakers from the Canadian...

Threat to Safety Made

September 21, 2016
This morning we were informed a threat was sent to another school division. As a precautionary measure, we notified our school administrators to take all necessary steps to safeguard their students and staff. Later in the morning, the Winnipeg Police Service announced the threat was deemed to be a hoax. Should...


September 21, 2016
        2016 - 2017 HORAIRE VAR FILLES.pdf 2016 - 2017 HORAIRE VAR GARÇONS.pdf 2106 - 2017 HORAIRE JV FILLES.pdf 2106 - 2017 HORAIRE JV GARÇONS.pdf

  Please see attachments for all the game schedules. Practice schedules Varsity Boys  Tuesday 7:30 - 8:30 am Thursday...

RETSD has a new trustee

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...

Coaches Needed

June 24, 2016
​ We are looking for a Junior Varsity (grade 9--10) Girls Volleyball coach, as well as all Basketball, Cross Country and Track and Field coaches. If you are interested in coaching at CPET, please contact Michelle Williams (204)958-6888

Sunrise Students who take the school bus

June 24, 2016
​     This message is intended for all Sunrise students who take the school bus to and from the Collège Pierre-Elliott-Trudeau.  There will be no bussing for students onThursday, June 30, 2016.
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Grad 2016 Newsletter

May 18, 2016
Please click on the attachment for pertinent information for grads and parents of grads.​
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Mot Juste Spring Edition

April 20, 2016
Please click on the link below to read our current edition of Mot Juste. Previous editions are located under the Parents & Community tab in Newsletters. Mot juste_spring2016.pdf
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Athletic Banquet Date Changed

April 04, 2016
​Due to an unforseen conflict of events, the year end Athletic Banquet has been changed from Friday, May 27 to Thursday, May 26 starting at 11:30 am.
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Félicitations Canadiens!

March 11, 2016
​ Congratulations to the CPET hockey team on a great season. The CPET Canadiens are the WHSHL Price Division finalists and have brought home a banner.
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Grade 9 Student/Parent Meeting

March 09, 2016
A camp for all Grade 9 students is being organized for June 1 - 3, 2016. We are holding an informational student/parent meeting on Tuesday, March 22, 2016 at 7:00pm in the library .​ Grade 9 parents and students are invited and encouraged to attend!

Lockdown Exercise

February 16, 2016
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Gr. 9 Immunization Date Change

February 16, 2016
​Please be advised that your son or daughter's scheduled date for the Gr. 9 Tetanus Diphtheria Acellular Pertussis (Tdap) immunization Wednesday, March 16, 2016 in the morning has been postponed one day to March 17, 2016 i n order to ensure adequate staff and nurses on hand. All forms, indicating '...

2016 - 2017 Program of Studies

February 10, 2016
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Mot juste is now available

February 10, 2016
Please click on the attachment to check out our latest edition of Le Mot juste. You can find past newsletters under the Parents & Community tab.​

Open House

February 03, 2016
​ Collège Pierre-Elliott-Trudeau will be hosting an Open House February 24th at 7:00 P.M. in the library for prospective students and parents in preparation for the upcoming  2016-17 academic year.
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CPET Varsity Girls Basketball Tournament

January 22, 2016
Please click on the attachment to view the tournament schedule.
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Graduation 2016 Rings/Jewelry

January 15, 2016
Graduating students will have one final opportunity to order graduation rings/jewelry. Jostens will be at the school on Thursday, January 21, 2016 during the noon hour. If you are thinking of placing an order, please be advised that a $60 deposit is required at time of ordering.  
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Graduation Photos

January 06, 2016
Graduation Photo Sessions for all Grade 12 students will be held on January 21 and 22, 2016. Please click on the attachments​ in this announcement for important information regarding booking a photo session as well as general information (what to expect, what to bring, etc.).
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Early Dismissal December 18

December 15, 2015
Please click on the attachment for details regarding the last day of classes before the Christmas break. Happy Holidays!
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Christmas Cheer Board Hampers

November 26, 2015
​Staff and students will be collecting items for the Christmas Cheer Board between December 1 and December 15. The goal for our school is to have enough food, money and toys to fill up 10 complete hampers and then distribute them to local families. We encourage all CPET families to participate....

January and February Exam Schedule

November 24, 2015
  Please see attached exam schedule for January and February 2016.   HORAIRE D'EXAMENS JAN. 2016 WEBSITE.pdf

Parent-Teacher Conferences

November 02, 2015
​ Please see attachments for information regarding upcoming parent-teacher conferences.

Gillian Hayek SCAC Champion!

October 20, 2015
​ Grade 12 student Gillian Hayek is the 2015-16 South Central Athletic Conference Champion in the Varsity Girls 3000 m race. Gillian followed this up with a seventh-place showing in the MHSAA Provincial Championships in October. Her coach, family and school are very proud of her success. Félicitations!

School Safety Letter

September 24, 2015
​ RETSD has worked with the Winnipeg Police Service to review and strengthen the practices we have in place to create a safe learning environment for our students. Please see the attached letter which provides information about our updated procedures regarding lockdown, and hold and secure.

School Apparel and Graduation Wear for sale!

September 21, 2015
​ NEW WEAR - Active baseball t-shirt will be offered as grad and school apparel Mark you calendars! On October 14 and 15 school apparel and graduation wear will be for sale. Please see attachments with all the pricing. Students will be able to pay by cash, cheque, debit, Visa or...

Coaches Needed!

September 03, 2015
We are looking for a Junior Varsity (grade 9--10) Girls Volleyball coach, as well as Basketball coaches. If you are interested in coaching at CPET, please contact Michelle Williams (204)958-6888​

First Day of School Wednesday, September 9 @ 8:45am Day 2

September 03, 2015
All Grade 9 students must bring school fees ($50). Grade 10, 11 and 12 students, if you have not paid your fees yet, please bring them the first day of school. You will be assigned a locker once we receive your payment. A suggested school supply list is attached.

June 30- Last day of school and transportation

June 05, 2015
​See attachment  


June 01, 2015
​Come to the office between june 01 to june 19 to buy your graduation tickets. Cost 67$ cash only.  

Exam Schedule June 2015

April 13, 2015
​   See attachment for June exam schedule.

April Report Cards and Parent-Teacher Conferences

April 09, 2015
Term 3 report cards will be distributed to students during their Teacher-Advisor period at 10:50 AM Friday, April 17th .  Parent-teacher conferences will be held Thursday, April 23rd . Please see the attached Conference Manager guides and parent letter for additional information.
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CPET Choir Rocks with Foreigner!

March 27, 2015
​ Congratulations to the CPET choir on winning the opportunity to sing on-stage with Classic Rock Superstars - FOREIGNER! The choir backed Foreigner during one of their classic songs at Club Regent Casino on March 25th. Check out  CPET-Foreigner YouTube video.


March 18, 2015
  CPET's Choir has won the opportunity to sing with Classic Rock legends, FOREIGNER ! Wednesday March 25 at the Club Regent Events Center.

CPET 2015 Open House Parent Presentation

February 19, 2015
​ Parents and students can review the visual presentation shared with our community during our February 18 Open House.

Registration 2015-2016

February 10, 2015
​ You will find 3 attachments to help you for the course selection and registration process for 2015-2016 -Course selection and registration process 2015-2016 -Conference Manager -appointment for registration 2015-2016 -Program of  Studies and Course selection  2015-2016

Tdap information and form for Gr.9 students

January 28, 2015
​ Tdap Booster Vaccine for Grade Nine Students Please complete and return attached form by February 9, 2105. Scheduled immunization clinic confirmed for Thursday , March 5, 2015 between 9:15 - 12:15 pm at CPET. If you have any questions or concerns, contact the shcool office  204-958-6888.

Stand Up for Stansberry Concert

January 20, 2015
​ Featuring Those Guys a cappella group. Good fun for a good cause. Please read our Media release.

Updated CPET website!

January 16, 2015
​ CPET invites you to explore our refreshed web site which features added functionality and a cleaner appearance as compared to our previous site. We will update all pages in the near future. Our school community can now subscribe to our newsletter while staff emails are readily available under the About...

Parent Information Meeting for the 2016 France Trip

January 12, 2015
There will be a parent meeting on Tuesday January 20th in the Library from 7-9 PM

Semester One Final Exams January 6-30, 2015

December 11, 2014
Please see the attachment that has the January Final Exam Schedule. If students see any conflicts with their exams, they are to discuss arrangements with their teachers.

Courriels enseignants CPET teacher emails

October 16, 2014
Veuillez consulter la liste au besoin si vous voulez envoyer un courriel à un prof.   Please consult the attachment should you require a teacher's email address.

Reportage Hockey Canadiens Hockey News Clip

October 28, 2014
Ce Soir Manitoba a diffusé un reportage au sujet de l'équipe de hockey le 27 octobre 2014. Ce Soir Manitoba aired a report on the Canadiens hockey team during a newscast October 27th, 2014.

Mot juste - Newsletter

October 25, 2012
Parution de notre plus récent numéro du Mot juste . Bonne lecture! Our spring Mot juste_2015_April.pdf edition newsletter is now available. Refer to Newsletters tab or attachment.  

Important information about bus cancellations due to severe weather.

November 10, 2014
see attachment for details

CPET Food Hamper Drive

December 15, 2014
This year’s CPET food hamper drive was another huge success thanks to the organization of our Student Council and advisors, as well as the generosity of our school community. Congratulations to Mr. Gusberti's period 4 class for leading the way in our friendly in-school challenge.   Food:                              1843 pounds Peak of the Market:    ...

Journée abrégée 19 décembre December 19 Early Dismissal

November 27, 2014
Les élèves seront congédiés à 14h30 le 19 décembre, 2014. Voir la pièce jointe pour les détails. Students dismissed at 2:30 pm December 19, 2014. See attachment for details

Farm to School Fundraiser_Music Program

November 27, 2014
All fundraising forms and cheques are due no later than Tuesday Dec 2nd, 2014.   Please consider purchasing an extra bundle to be included in our Christmas Hampers.

CPET Winter Concert Thursday Dec. 4th

November 27, 2014
Please join us for the annual CPET Winter Concert Thursday Dec 4th, 2014, 7:00 PM in the gymnasium. All music students will perform. Dress is standard concert dress as listed in the course outline.   This is a mandatory performance.