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Convocation 2022 - Enter your request by Wednesday, May 31st

May 17, 2022
Convocation at Kildonan-East Collegiate will occur over two days:  June 27  &   June 28.   This is where you will cross the stage in your cap and gown and receive your diploma!
We will have multiple smaller ceremonies of up to twelve students that will last approximately  one hour .   These...
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Safe Grad Dinner and Dance Forms - Due TODAY!

May 10, 2022
GRAD DINNER & DANCE FORMS have been distributed.  Additional forms are available in the office or Rm. 138.   All forms are due back to the school Thursday, May 19.   
FINAL FUNDRAISER - MLCC raffle gift card booklets are available.  See Ms. Gordon in Rm. 138 to pick up a booklet. 
Looking forward...
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Summer School 2022

May 04, 2022
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Student/Parent/Teacher Conferences - Thurs. May 5, 2022

April 29, 2022
Virtual Student Parent Teacher Conferences
Conference Manager will be open for bookings starting on Sun. May 1st @ 9:00am and will close on Wed. May 4th @ 4:00pm   CONFERENCE MANAGER
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Reiver Wear - TODAY!

April 29, 2022



April 27, 2022
​ Congratulations to Al Gilbert from Kildonan-East Collegiate, who earned a 2nd place in the Poetry-In-Voice contest. Al received $2,000 with an additional $500 to be spent on poetry books for KEC. Well done! 
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SAFE GRAD 2022 Fundraisers

April 27, 2022
We are offering graduates opportunities to fund-raise for the 2022 Safe Grad on Wednesday, June 22nd. 
The hardworking fundraising committee are offering these fundraisers for the month of May - our last push to help offset costs of the Safe Grad - dinner, dance, entertainment, security, etc.  PEROGY FUNDRAISER - Forms are available from...

Permits Now Accepted for Facilities Use

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
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2022–23 School Year Calendars Online

April 19, 2022

​The 2022–23 school year calendars have been added to our website.  This includes the kindergarten caterpillars and ladybugs calendars, as well as the six-day and two-day calendars for students from Grades 1–12.
To see them, visit: Calendars
Note:  The province has not yet decided if September 30, the National Day for Truth...
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Budget Issue of Torch Now Online

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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Parent Intervention Program

April 12, 2022

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KEC Welcomes Province for Funding Announcement

April 08, 2022
Today, Kildonan-East Collegiate welcomed Education and Early Childhood Learning Minister Wayne Ewasko as he announced that the Manitoba government is providing more than $1.4 million for technology upgrades for industrial arts and technical vocational programs in schools across the province. Murdoch MacKay Collegiate will receive $125,038 for welding technology and Kildonan-East...
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Can my child attend school after returning from travel?

April 06, 2022


Letter to Parents/Guardians

April 04, 2022

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Spring Break Hours

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.

Torch Now Online

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...
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Letter to Parents/Guardians

March 11, 2022


RETSD High School Choirs Unite in Song to Thank Health-Care Workers

March 07, 2022
The choir programs from three high schools in River East Transcona School Division—Kildonan-East Collegiate, Murdoch MacKay Collegiate, and River East Collegiate—collaborated for several months to produce a video thanking health-care workers for their efforts throughout challenging circumstances in the COVID-19 pandemic. The tri-school project began in September, when Kildonan-East students expressed...
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Take It Slow in Ice & Snow

February 25, 2022
​A message from Curtis Basso, Director of Transportation.


Virtual Open Houses

February 16, 2022
​ ​It's that time of year again! It's open house season and 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 (there are links...
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Reivers Act of Kindness!

February 16, 2022

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Grad 2022 Portraits

February 14, 2022
Monday, Feb 28th-Friday, March 4th 
Grad 2022 Picture Re-Takes & First Takes
Click on the link below to book your portrait session on-line. 
Graduation Re-Takes
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Last Day to Choose Your Grad Clothing Design!

January 28, 2022
Click the link below to vote for Option 1, 2 or 3. 
The winning design will appear on KEC's 2022 Grad Clothing! Enter your vote by this Thursday, February 3rd. Grad Clothing 2022

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Student Parking Semester 2

January 24, 2022
Purchase or renew a parking pass for $95.00.  Vehicles will be ticketed in the next few days.


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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Bell Let's Talk Day

January 14, 2022
Bell Let's Talk Day is Wednesday, January 26.  On Bell Let's Talk Day, Bell will donate more towards mental health initiatives in Canada by contributing 5¢ for every applicable text, call, tweet or TikTok video using #BellLetsTalk, social media video view and use of our Facebook frame or Snapchat lens.

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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://

Letter to Parents/Guardians

January 12, 2022


Restricted Level (Orange)

January 12, 2022

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Extension to Winter Break

December 22, 2021
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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



December 01, 2021

Teacher Ebony Hunter’s Grade 10/11 class got to make ofrendas—altars for loved ones who have passed—to celebrate El Día de los Muertos (Day of the Dead). Students lucky enough to not have a loved one who has passed chose a famous person to honour instead. They also decorated skull...

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

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Student Parking Passes

October 05, 2021
Students interested in parking in the Student Parking lot, must pick up a Parking Pass form from the office.   The cost is $ 95.00 per semester, cash or check with the completed form please to be returned to Mr. Morrow in the office.  We will start ticketing this week!


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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Covid19 Vaccination Clinic

September 21, 2021
  KEC is scheduled for October 19th. Consent Forms are available at the school office​.
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RETSD Board Elections

September 08, 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

Winner at the Virtual Skills Canada Competition!

June 17, 2021

Congratulations to grade 11 Pastry Arts student Michael Abellera who competed in the Virtual Skills Canada Competition. Michael brought KEC home a well-deserved Silver medal.  Way to go Michael!!!! We are proud of your hard work and dedication that you put forth to earn this award!   

KEC represents at Creative Music Festival 2021

June 15, 2021
MCGA - Creative Music Festival 2021 Highlights
Congratulations to 3 of our very talented songwriters from KEC who were included in the Manitoba Creative Music Festival this year. This Festival is run by the Manitoba Guitar Association, and the criteria for submissions is that the work must...
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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...

Pastry Arts students winners at Skills MB!

May 28, 2021

A shout out to KEC Pastry Arts students Amaya Hunter (gr. 10) and Tamara Morrisseau (gr. 11) who competed in the Skills MB Safe at Home Baking Competition. Competitors had to create a visually attractive and unique cupcake utilizing the secret ingredient 'SKITTLES'.  Amaya (top 3 photos) received first place for her baked creations utilizing skittles. ...
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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


​Come support and watch our eSports teams in the provincial League of Legends Finals!

April 26, 2021

Poetry in Voice - National Senior Finals TODAY!

April 21, 2021
Cheer on our grade ten student, AL GILBERT, as he competes for the $3000 prize in the national senior finals Poetry in Voice competition this Thursday at 7pm live via the website 2021 Online National Finals / Grande finale 2021 Watch our most exciting event of the year, the Online...

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


EAL Students write Christmas Cards

December 08, 2020

Grade 9–12 English as an Additional Language students at Kildonan-East Collegiate participated in Ace Burpee's "Cards for Care" initiative. They wrote Christmas cards for seniors who won't be able to have visitors to their care homes this holiday season due to Covid-19.

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

Kildonan-East Collegiate student and seasoned live performer, Allanah Jeffreys said she is “making the most” of the lack of live gigs owing to the COVID-19 pandemic.

KEC Students Pursuing Creative Careers in Music

October 20, 2020
Despite the limitations of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, three Grade 12 students at Kildonan-East Collegiate are making waves in the local music scene. SUPPLIED PHOTO BY MIREK WEICHSEL/KILDONAN-EAST COLLEGIATE Kildonan-East Collegiate student and seasoned live performer, Allanah Jeffreys said she is "making the most" of the lack of live gigs owing...
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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

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Red River College & University of Wpg

May 20, 2020
Red River College's Bachelor of Education five year joint diploma/degree program with the University of Winnipeg in Business/Technology Education is still accepting applications for this fall. This program focuses on developing teaching and technical skills in business, management, information technology, digital photography and film, animation and multimedia and much more. Please...

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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Student Locker Items Pick Up - May 7 & May 8

April 28, 2020
​ The  CONFERENCE MANAGER  booking system is open and you will be required to book an on-line appointment to have your belongings ready for pick-up.  Tables will be set up outside the front doors to Kildonan-East Collegiate.  Each table will be labelled with a name.  The name on the table will...
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2020 Senior Year Convocation

April 24, 2020

myBlueprint Live Webinar for Families K-12

April 23, 2020

To help families with remote learning, the myBlueprint Support Team invites parents/guardians to take part in a  LIVE webinar  on documenting learning from home using All About Me Portfolio (K-6) and Education Planner (7-12) this upcoming Thursday.

We invite you to share this unique event with your family community!

See below for family webinar offerings, dates/times,...

Parent Portal Upgrades Complete

April 22, 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...


April 21, 2020
RETSD's Indigenous Academic Achievement (IAA) team is inviting students to participate in a virtual drum circle with Lisa Aymont Hunter, Ishkode Obimiwidoon/Indigenous Community Networker. These drum circles will occur every Friday at noon via Microsoft TEAMS. During the virtual drum circles, Ms. Aymont Hunter will share Indigenous stories and lead a...
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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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KEC Team are Regional Poetry-In-Voice Champions!

March 10, 2020
​ Congratulations to our amazing KEC team who won today's Team Regional Poetry in Voice Competition! 1 - KEC: MJ Bockarie, Sydney Bear, Makayla Estabrooks (each winning $100) 2 - tie between College Sturgeon Heights and Glenlawn Collegiate 3 - Lord Selkirk Regional Secondary School Such amazing performers, hard workers, and good...
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KPAC Champs

March 10, 2020
​ Congratulations to our Varsity Girls Basketball for winning the KPAC championship on March 6th.  They defeated Selkirk in the semifinal before defeating the undefeated Miles Mac Buckeyes 64-57 in the final.  The Reivers have now won back to back championships and 3 titles in the last 4 years.  WAY TO...

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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March 3, 2020 Letter home re: evacuation

March 03, 2020

Please read the attached letter regarding today's evacuation:
March 3 2020 Letter.pdf

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...

Hold & Secure - Monday, Feb 24th

February 24, 2020
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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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Grad Pictures - Book your appointment on-line

February 10, 2020
​ Photo sessions will happen Monday, March 2 – Friday, March 6   &  Monday, March 9 Schedule Your Portrait Session Online Now! NOTE : Session fee is required at the time of your appointment. **Students who do not bring their session fee will not be photographed . General...
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GameOn 2020

February 06, 2020
Kildonan-East Collegiate students took part in the GameOn 2020 Game Jam. A game jam is a gathering of people for the purpose of planning, designing, and creating one or more games within a short span of time. The challenge was to take an incomplete space game and finish a prototype in...

2020–21 Budget Meeting

February 03, 2020

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Semester 2 Class Schedules

January 27, 2020
​ A reminder to students that schedules can be found on the Parent Portal.  Semester 2 classes begin Monday, Feb. 3rd.

Senior Years Information Evenings

January 14, 2020

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Sobeys/Safeway Fundraiser

January 09, 2020
​ Orders are due by Wednesday, February 5th
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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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Spirit Week December 16-20

December 18, 2019

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!
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League of Legends E-Sports Team

December 10, 2019
Big congratulations to our KEC Reivers Red Team!   Top lane - Matt "Chryazor " Knittig Jungle – Musa/Moses " Reagmundur " Barud Mid laner – Anthony "VibrantFish" Ngo Marksman – Abdi "Somalian ADC" Abdi (MVP against FRC 1) Support – Michael "Verdauntless" Abellera Substitute – Asha "Reiano" Brambilla ( MVP against...
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KEC Winter Music Concert 2019

December 10, 2019
​ Poster designed by KEC student Meek Ereno

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...
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WHSFL Banquet

November 29, 2019
We had several all-stars and one big winner at the annual WHSFL Banquet! Reiver All-Stars and Award Nominees- Ali Rose, Joe Heyward, Brice Bayisabe, Kyle Campbell, Daryl Bradley, Mataeo Mohamed and David Wheeler WHSFL Defensive Player of the Year - Joe Heyward (along with Blue Bombers Nic Demski and Brady Oliveira) Thanks for your...
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Pasta Dinner - Thursday, December 5th

November 20, 2019
​Help support the Italy-Greece Trip! Adult Ticket $15.00       Child Ticket $8.00 Students make 50% of their ticket sales!  

OurSCHOOL Survey

November 19, 2019

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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Student/Parent/Teacher Conference (SPTC) Thursday November 21st - Book your appointment through Conference Manager

November 12, 2019
 Closes TODAY at 10:00am Student Parent Teacher Evening 2019 Letter.pdf Student/Parent/Teacher Conferences will be held on Thursday, November 21st from 2:30-4:00pm and 5:00-8:00pm Appointments must be booked through the CONFERENCE MANAGER  * Early Dismissal for students at 2:10pm
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Grad Photos - Book your Appointment On-Line

November 06, 2019
Monday, November 25th – Friday, November 29th, Monday, December 2nd – Friday, December 6th & Monday, December 9th – Wednesday, December 11th, 2019 
             Schedule Your Portrait Session Online! 
****A $25.00 session fee is required at the time of your appointment.  Students who do not bring their session fee will not...
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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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KEC Staff in Black!

October 31, 2019

KEC Football News

October 28, 2019
Congratulations go out to 7 Reiver Alumni on their 2019 Manitoba Major Football Championship! They captured the title at IGF this weekend with a 23 - 14 victory over the St. Vital Mustangs! Byron van Dijk, Bryson Hansey, Jonathan Kreog, Jory Rose, Danny Harris, Cody van Dijk and Jordan Reynolds Also, we...
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Halloween Movie Night!

October 21, 2019
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Farm to School Veggie Fundraiser

October 21, 2019
​ Profit is 50%.  Families can order bundles for food banks which will be delivered directly to the food bank. Fundraising can be used for school trips, grad, or other school teams and clubs. Orders due Friday November 29th       Order pick up Tuesday December 10th between 2:00-4:30pm
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2019/20 Grade 12 Post-Secondary Information Presentations

October 18, 2019
  Upcoming Information Presentations The following sessions will be held in the library at Kildonan East Collegiate during lunch, students only: Wednesday, October 23 – RED RIVER COLLEGE   12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. Wednesday, November 6 - UNIVERSITY OF MANITOBA     12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. Tuesday, November 12 - UNIVERSITY OF WINNIPEG ...
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Grade 9 Boys Volleyball

October 07, 2019
​ Congratulations to the Grade 9 Boys on their second place win at the Acadia Tournament!
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October 03, 2019
​ Order your pictures on using your Picture Day ID which can be found on your Picture Day order form. Picture Day ID: QL029241Q0
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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...


October 01, 2019
​ Monday September 30th was EVERY CHILD MATTERS DAY.  Many students and staff wore an orange shirt, bracelet or ribbon to commemorate all the children that attended residential schools. A message board was placed near our Opening the Doors to Reconciliation Mural.  A smudge in our tipi was held at lunch. ...
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KEC Boys Winners at the MHSAA Provincial Golf Championships!

September 23, 2019
​ A big congratulations to our golf team for capturing back to back provincial championships. Thanks to a team consisting of Carter Johnson, Trey Ross, Lachlan Allerton and Landon Normand, and coach Karl Zborowsky. The boys were able to capture the banner against some tough competition up in Swan River. Great...

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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KEC's awesome and talented Allanah Jeffreys has made the headlines again!

September 18, 2019
​ But this time, she needs OUR help to win. We really want Allanah to get a shot at going on stage with Taylor Swift, so all you have to do is login to your facebook to vote for her. Vote once a day if you can! Go Allanah!!!
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International Students

September 13, 2019
​ Meet our International Students for semester 1. They come from Belgium, China, Spain, Mexico, Vietnam, and Germany. We are very excited to host them this year!  
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Golf Champs

September 12, 2019
Good luck at Provincials!
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Reiver Football - Home Opener

September 11, 2019
    Game home-opener Thursday! Come out and cheer on your Reiver Nation at 5 pm versus DMCI.  No cost to get into the game!    
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Tipi in front of KEC

September 10, 2019
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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

Student Bulletin

September 06, 2019
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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

Group photo of RETSD board of trustees

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,...

Conference Manager

August 19, 2019
​   We are pleased to be using the Conference Manager site to schedule student requested course changes for the 2019-2020 school year.  Course changes will take place from August 26th to August 29th.      We strive to ensure that students get the courses that they request each year.  There are...

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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Outdoor Indigenous Learning Space

June 13, 2019
Kildonan-East Collegiate celebrated the completion of a new outdoor Indigenous learning space yesterday by raising a tipi on the front lawn of the school. The 20-foot tipi is the final stage in creating the space, which includes a traditional learning circle and Indigenous medicine garden.
The project was led by the...

KEC's Tree of Life

June 05, 2019
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KEC's Allanah Jeffreys single debut!

June 03, 2019
​            A big shout out to Allanah Jeffreys who will be releasing her first single on June 5th. It will be released on all digital platforms, Spotify, iTunes etc. She wrote the song, "I'll Be Me" and it was professionally produced in New York during spring break.  Congratulations!

Calia Pacle wins gold in the 2019 Canadian Skills Competition in Halifax!

June 03, 2019
​ Calia Pacle competed in the 2019 Canadian Skills Competition in Halifax. She made Manitoba and KEC proud when she was awarded with the Gold medal in the Secondary Baking competition. She is officially the Top Highschool Baker in Canada! Calia put in many hours of practice and dedication to be...
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Senior Bowl 2019

May 27, 2019
​ Great celebration at Investor's Group Field on May 26th as the WHSFL honoured our very own program at Kildonan-East Collegiate! Team Sangster took the game 41 - 22! We chose to recognize Lawrence Sangster, our first head coach back when we started the program in 2006. His family was thrilled with...

Women’s Soccer Scores Kildonan East’s Tenacious Midfielder Miriam Kabonesa

May 16, 2019
CMU Blazer Athletics   As Manitoba High School Soccer kicks off in Winnipeg this week, CMU is very happy to announce the commitment of former Portage Trails premier youth and current Kildonan East Reivers midfielder, Miriam Kabonesa for the 2019 Manitoba Colleges Athletic Conference Season. Described by her coaches as a relentless-running...

Confederation Golf Tournament

May 14, 2019
Congratulations to our golf team who represented KEC at the Confederation Golf tournament in London, Ontario on May 10-11.  The tournament involved teams from BC, Ontario, Quebec and Manitoba.  The team finished 3rd overall, only 6 strokes behind the winning team from Ottawa.  Individually Trey Ross finished 3rd shooting 75-73, only...

Earth Month

May 10, 2019
KEC International students worked hard encouraging our school community to be environmentally aware. A number of presentations were on display showcasing topics such as animal extinction, plastic pollution, carbon dioxide and challenging peers to save water and recycle. Other initiates they spearheaded were collecting plastic bags for the plastic bag challenge...
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Show & Shine Car Show

May 08, 2019
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Poetry In Voice Finalist

May 08, 2019
Congratulations to Kildonan-East Collegiate student, Nina Thach, who became the first Manitoban student to reach the National Poetry in Voice Competition finals! With her third-place win, Nina received $500 plus an additional $250 for her school's library.  Nina was originally part of the KEC team that earned first place at last month's...
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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...

SPIRIT WEEK - May 6 to May 10

April 26, 2019
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Wear Green on Tuesday, May 7th

April 26, 2019
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Pastry Arts Canadian Skills Competition for Secondary Baking

April 25, 2019
​ Corrina Avila and Calia Pacle (grade 12 Pastry Arts students) were recognized on April 24th at the Legislative Building. Both girls were presented with a framed print of the speech that was read out in the house and were applauded for their contribution to the Skills Manitoba Baking Competition, as well as...
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KEC Floor Logo Design

April 25, 2019
A big congratulations to Grade 11 Graphic Design student JAN YABULT's logo which was selected as the winner (most votes)!
Nina Thach, a Grade 12 student at Kildonan East Collegiate, will be one of 12 students from across Canada who will compete in the English stream of the national Poetry in Voice semifinals on April 24 at the Winnipeg Art Gallery. (SHELDON BIRNIE/CANSTAR/THE HERALD)

National Poetry Semifinal - Nina Thach

April 17, 2019
Congratulations to Kildonan-East Collegiate grade 12 student, Nina Thach!  She is one of twelve students selected from across Canada as a semi-finalist for the 2019 National Poetry in Voice contest.  PIV is a charitable organization that supports Canadian students' love of poetry and poetry recitation.  Poetry In Voice was founded in 2010 by Scott...
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Film Industry Award for KEC Grad

April 17, 2019
Congratulations to Nazariy Demkowicz, a graduate of Kildonan-East Collegiate, on receiving a Young Entertainer Award on April 7 at the Warner Brothers Studio in Hollywood, Calif.  Nazariy was nominated for two awards— "Best Guest Starring Young Actor in a Television Series" for the show Channel Zero and "Best Supporting Young Actor...

Basketball Manitoba Awards

April 15, 2019
Congratulations to Gurleen Dhillon and Kyana Wonnacott of the varsity girls basketball team.  Both were part of the graduating allstar game played on Saturday at St. Paul’s Collegiate.  Before the game, both earned special recognition at the awards banquet held at the Victoria Inn.  Each were awarded the Donovan Gayle Scholarship...


April 15, 2019
2:30-4:00pm  & 5:00-8:00pm CONFERENCE MANAGER OPENS on April 18th @ 12:00-NOON to book your appointment Please see attached letter for more information   Please Note -   Early Dismissal @ 2:10pm
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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


Daily Student Bulletin

March 14, 2019

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 Wear 2019

March 12, 2019
Grad wear (hoodies and sweatshirts) will still be on sale on Monday and Tuesday this week at lunch time in front of the cardio room.  All orders with payment must be in by the end of the day on Tuesday, March 19.  See Mrs. Ashton if you have any questions.  ...

Manitoba Poetry in Voice Competition

March 07, 2019
​ Congratulations to Kishaun Haffenden, Nina Thach, and Nhi Nguyen who lit up the stage during the Manitoba Poetry in Voice Competition (here at KEC) and WON!  They each worked so hard on these poems, giving up countless spares and lunch hours in the name of poetry!  They each received $100 and a whole heap...
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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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YES I CAN! Awards Night

March 01, 2019
​ YES I CAN! Awards - What an Amazing night!!   Please Congratulate: Ciara Genaille - Arts Award Russ Thordarson and Rob Kolisnyk - Educational Assistant of The Year Nomination Recognition  
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Fundraising Opportunities!

February 14, 2019
Excellent fundraising opportunity for a school trip, activity or grad ticket! BUD & SPUD - Due April 18th        
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Girls Basketball Champs!

February 12, 2019
Congratulations to the Varsity Girls who beat the River East Collegiate Kodiacs 92-84 in double OT in the KPAC Final on Friday!
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Turn Around Awards

February 07, 2019
Students who had a rough start in semester one, but  "turned it around" (significantly improved behaviour & attitude, and/or significantly improved overall effort, and/or significantly improved attendance) enough to warrant recognition, were provided with a PIZZA LUNCH

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...

KEC Music Production Video

February 01, 2019
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An Important Letter for Parents

January 28, 2019


EAL Students Publish Books

January 16, 2019
​ A group of 17 newcomer students from Kildonan-East Collegiate will get to see their dual-language picture books published thanks to their teacher Vanessa Romans.
The Grade 9–12 students are all studying English as an additional language (EAL). They completed a unit on short stories in their first semester this year and are now in the process...
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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...

Congratulations to Kyle Davidson for his acceptance into Creative Manitoba's Career in the Arts youth mentorship for Filmmaking

January 11, 2019
​ Kyle will be working with industry professionals to study the art of filmmaking, from writing and storytelling to the technical side of making films all culminating with a weekend film shoot to create a short film!  What an opportunity for Kyle - our best wishes in this new adventure! 

Middle & Senior Years Info Nights

January 11, 2019

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Ugly Sweater Day @ KEC

December 20, 2018

Semester 1 Exam Schedule

December 13, 2018
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Winter Concert - December 13th

December 10, 2018
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Electronic Vaporizer Devices

December 04, 2018
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November 29, 2018
We are once again collecting for families in our school community. We are collecting food items, new toys and gifts, and any monetary donations from November 27th-December 4th.                     To encourage both staff and students - we have teamed up with Student Leadership and will be rewarding all generosity with GRADE...
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Beauty of Diversity at KEC

November 23, 2018
Video created by the KEC Photography students and music by KEC Music students. Enjoy and be proud!

Photo Story Book

November 23, 2018
​                                                                   Mr. Weichsel's KEC photography students worked with Ms. English's ELA students on a photo story book.  The composition and photography credited to grade 11 photography students and stories creatively written by Grade 9, ELA students.  The...

Pet Photography

November 23, 2018
​ What great fun learning about Pet Photography @ KEC!

Volleyball Manitoba

November 20, 2018
​ Congratulations to NICK POLLOCK for being chosen by Volleyball Manitoba to be a graduating all-star. He will play in the all-star game and be recognized at the all-star banquet on December 8th.

KEC Indigenous Learning - Tipi Pole Shaving

November 20, 2018
​ - Photo credit to KEC Photography
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November 06, 2018
Monday, November 26 th – Friday, November 30 th ,  Monday, December 3 rd – Friday, December 7 th & Monday, December 10 th , 2018 *TWO MORE SESSIONS HAVE BEEN ADDED Tuesday, December 11th & Wednesday, December 12th Schedule Your Portrait Session Online!   General Information Schedule...
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Halloween @ KEC

October 31, 2018

Farm To School - Veggie Fundraiser

October 26, 2018
​ Orders due by Friday, November 30th. Shipment arrival Tuesday, December 11th. Student Profit is 50% of Sales. See Ms Athayde for more information.
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Picture Re-take Day

October 18, 2018
Mark your calendar for KEC Picture Retake Day Thursday (morning only), November 1st, 2018 If your child was absent on Picture Day, they need to have their photo taken for their student ID card. Lifetouch has an exciting photography program with online ordering capabilities.  There are now close to 100 looks...

Italy & Greece Spring Break 2020

October 15, 2018
​   Meeting Tuesday @ 12:10pm in Room 133B (back of the cafeteria). Come get some cookies and find out about the fun time being planned!  See Ms LaFleche or Ms Kalinin   with any questions .
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Biomed Fieldtrip

October 15, 2018

Reiver Wear

October 10, 2018
Show your school spirit on REIVER WEAR FRIDAY'S!  Wear your KEC Reiver wear to earn Grade Points!
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WSO gets 'Up Close and Orchestral'

October 09, 2018
Kildonan-East Collegiate was fortunate to have the Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra visit them on Oct. 2 to perform for students from their school, as well as from Valley Gardens, Salisbury Morse Place, and Munroe. It was part of the WSO "Up Close and Orchestral" education program. (Photos: KEC Photography)
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Student Photo ID Cards

October 04, 2018
Student Photo ID Cards & ordered Picture Packages are available for pickup in the office​.
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San Francisco 2019 PARENT Information Meeting

October 02, 2018
TODAY (Tuesday) in the Library at 6:00pm​

Boys Golf Champions 2018-19

October 01, 2018
(l-r)Trey Ross, Carter Johnson, Reed Banmann-Merner, Lachlan Allerton, Curt Bauer (Coach) The conditions at the start of the provincial golf championships at Hecla delayed the championship for 2 hours.  A snow storm, sun came out for an hour, then hail and lots of wind! It never got warmer than +2.  The grounds were soaked but despite that,...
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WPS Public Forum

October 01, 2018
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Sobeys/Safeway Fundraiser - Orders Due Today!

September 28, 2018
​ See Ms Athayde in room 203A

Coach of the Week!

September 17, 2018
Congratulations to our very own Reivers Football Coach Jason Hawkins who was chosen as the Wpg Blue Bombers High School Coach of the week! He will be honored at the October 13th Blue Bombers football game.  
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Picture Day - Tuesday, September 11th

September 06, 2018
Lifetouch has an exciting photography program with online ordering capabilities.  There are close to 100 looks and backgrounds to choose from. This is a prepay program . Flyer/order forms are available at the school office.  Families have the ability to view and order from all of these different looks online at...

KEC FOOTBALL GAME - Friday, September 7th

September 05, 2018
​ KELVIN @ KEC at 6:00pm. GO REIVERS GO!!!
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September 05, 2018
Boys' Varsity Hockey ULTIMATE WARRIOR workout in the Open Area on Friday, September 7th at 3:30pm.  Bring an exercise mat and two dumb bells.

Congratulations to James Cruz for placing 5th in Manitoba in this year's CAP High School Prize Exam

June 05, 2018
​ Throughout Canada, 708 students wrote the exam, including 68 Manitoba students. This year's exam was very challenging and highly competitive, with only 10 Manitoba students earning a high enough mark on the multiple choice section of the exam to have their short answer sections marked nationally.  Way to go James!

KEC Talents Shine at Mock Wedding

June 01, 2018
Kildonan-East Collegiate students from a variety of programs got to show off their talents at the annual KEC "mock wedding" on May 23. The wedding took place at The Forks and the reception was held at KEC. The bride and groom are drama students and their drama classmates also portrayed roles...
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KEC Life Skills Concert

May 25, 2018
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Spring Music Concert @ KEC

May 24, 2018
​ Thursday, June 7th @ 7:00pm

WHSHL Boys Hockey Awards

May 16, 2018
​   LEAGUE AWARDS Travis Price Award -  Kyle Jensen Don Barton Award for Sportsmanship - Matt Baptiste Kosmos Simeonidis Award for Most Improved Player - Callum Henderson   KEC TEAM AWARDS  MVP - Matt Soltys Offensive Player of the Year - Matt Myrowich Defensive Player of the Year - Kyle Jensen...

Congratulations to James Cruz!

May 15, 2018
​ On making the Top 10 in Manitoba on the CAP (Canadian Association of Physicists) Contest Exam! Way to go James!
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Grade Wars

May 14, 2018
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Spirit Week

May 11, 2018

Spirit Week Activities

May 10, 2018
​ Congratulations to the KEC Staff who won the 'tape your teacher to the wall' contest!
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San Francisco Trip Meeting

May 01, 2018
This meeting is only for p arents and students who did not come to the first parent meeting.   Wednesday, May 2 nd   in the KEC Library at 6:00pm. We will be providing details about the trip and how to sign up.
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Grade 12 Grads!!

April 24, 2018
Reminder to check the website under GRADUATION 2018 for the grad 'Fridge Magnet' regarding important information and events leading up to Graduation!
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Interested in playing football for the Reivers in 2018?

April 19, 2018
​ If so, you're asked to attend a meeting regarding spring camp on Monday, April 30th at 3:15 pm in the KEC library. Please see Coach Hawkins for more information.  
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KEC Football

April 19, 2018
Congratulations go out to Mathew Baptiste, Abhishek Sharma and Rajbir Singh ! These players have been selected to represent Kildonan-East at the 2018 WHSFL Senior Bowl. Well done! Also, friendly reminder to keep an eye on Michael Goldenstein as he begins his first camp with the Bisons later this month. Michael...

Student/Parent/Teacher Conferences are on Thursday April 26th

April 19, 2018
​   SPTC will take place from 2:30-4:00pm & 5:00-8:00pm.  Book your SPTC appointment through the Conference Manager - Opens Monday April 23 @ 12:00pm and Closes Thursday April 26 @ 12:00pm CONFERENCE MANAGER -  

Skills Manitoba 2018

April 16, 2018
​ Congratulations to all our students who participated in the Skills Manitoba competition on Thursday April 12th! The following students placed as follows: AUTOMOBILE TECHNOLOGY ~   THOMAS WOOD  - Bronze Medal BAKING ~   TIANA MASALUNGA - Gold Medal CARPENTRY ~  MATHEW DYCK  -  Silver Medal CABINET MAKING ~ CARSON MALINOWKSI - Gold Medal...
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Faculty of Architecture - U of Manitoba

April 13, 2018
​ The Faculty of Architecture at the U of M is pleased to invite students to their year-end exhibition.  The exhibition will also be open for viewing on April 23rd & April 24th from 10am-4pm. 

KEC- Supporting Humboldt

April 12, 2018
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Day of Pink

April 11, 2018
​ Thanks to all for wearing pink and showing your support!
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Fundraising Opportunities

April 09, 2018
Grade 12 Grads - please see Ms Paterson for the Vesey's Bulb catalogue and original order form

Hairstyling Student Volunteers

March 23, 2018
​ On Saturday, March 17, 2018, Hairstyling students: Adria Hawkins and Melina Bailey volunteered to work a hairstyling station for a Super Dad = Super Kid event hosted by Nobody's Perfect & Dad's Central Manitoba.  Dad's Central Manitoba came up with the suggestion of having a station at the event that...
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Custom Tailored Suit for GRAD Dinner & Dance

March 21, 2018
EPH Apparel will be at KEC on Thursday, March 22 nd from 4:30 to 7:30 for suit fittings. They are offering Grade 12 Boys a custom suit, shirt and tie for $379.00 No appointment necessary if interested in this offer
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KEC GIRLS HOCKEY TEAM recognized at the Legislature

March 20, 2018
​ Congratulations to….. Our KEC Girls Hockey team for being honoured today by MLA Matt Wiebe at the Manitoba Legislature for winning the Hire Marketing Division Championship in the WWHSHL.  A special statement was read and the names of all players and coaching staff were entered into the official record to...
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March 19, 2018
​Congratulations to our Grade 9 Girls Basketball Team and Coach McNabb on winning the Championship vs MBCI with seconds left in the game by a score of 27-26.  Way To Go Reivers!!
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​GRAD WEAR Sale now till March 21st

March 14, 2018
Display and sample sizes available as well as the order form available over the lunch hour in front of the library. Last opportunity of the year! Don’t be disappointed and be left out come place an order!! Order Form attached


March 14, 2018
Striking up the Band- By Janet Isaac-Martens (KEC Band Teacher) This February, two of our RETSD Band Directors, Ben Campbell, Murdoch MacKay Collegiate, and Janet Isaac-Martens, Kildonan East Collegiate, took a combined Band from Grades 10-12 to the Manitoba Band Optimist Festival held at the RBC Convention Centre. The directors came...

Around the World in 60 Minutes

March 13, 2018
Took place over the lunch hour at Kildonan-East Collegiate on Tuesday. It was organized by teachers Andrea Gladu and Darryl Budakowski, along with a group of hard-working students who prepared information booths for 14 countries—Nigeria, Eritrea, Ecuador, Brazil, Syria, Israel, Vietnam, Philippines, China, Germany, Sweden, India, Ukraine, and First Nations. Each booth...
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Grade 9 Badminton Coach

March 12, 2018
KEC is looking for a coach for the Grade 9 Badminton Team.  If anyone is interested please speak to Mr. Bauer or Ms Martineau.

Take the KEC FAN BUS to watch the GIRLS HOCKEY TEAM in their final game at Dakota Arena!

March 06, 2018
  When: Friday March 9th at 3:00pm Why: To cheer them on! What: Bring $2 or dress in school colours for FREE entry! *Pick up a permission form from the office, and drop off the signed permission form to Room 121 door no later than March 9th at 10:00AM.* *Only students with...

Moccasin Making

March 06, 2018
​ Students interested in making moccasins can pick up an information letter in the front office. The cost is $20.00 per/student. The price includes materials, beads and lessons. Please note the following information: Dates:             Wednesdays - April 4, 11, 18, 25 and May 2, 9, 16 & 23 Location:        ...

KEC Video

March 05, 2018
​ Enjoy the tremendous video created by Mr. Weichsel and students about our wonderful school and the programs it has to offer! KEC  

Manitoba Gymnastics Association

March 02, 2018
  Congratulations to KEC's Rhea Salvaggio who wil be representing the East Region at the 2018 Manitoba Games in Thompson, MB from March 4-7. Rhea has trained diligently to be able to represent Team East at this prestigious event. We are extremely proud of this accomplishment and we wish Rhea the best of...
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Students Celebrate the Olympics & I Love To Read Month

February 28, 2018
To celebrate the end of the Olympics, Ms Romans, Ms Way and with the help of Ms D, combined their classes and played some Minute to Win it games and shared some Olympic themed treats. The students had a blast throughout the entire unit.     Energy 106's Matt Baron came...
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Black History Month

February 28, 2018
February is Black History Month in Canada, and the Social Justice Club at Kildonan-East Collegiate organized some activities to highlight the occasion.  They had a Kahoot quiz competition about African history and pop culture, screened and discussed two films by the National Film Board — "The Colour of Beauty" and "Where...
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February 27, 2018
Our students are offering a peer tutoring program as a trial for the next 2 weeks to see if students would access this extra help. If your child would like support in any of their courses please make sure they attend lunch hour tutoring in room 104 from February...

Varsity Girls Basketball

February 26, 2018
​Congratulations to the Varsity Girls Basketball team for winning the Reiver Invitational!  They defeated Springfield, Crocus Plains and Selkirk in the final 59-43.  Gurleen Dhillon received an Allstar and Kyana Wonnacott MVP.
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February 22, 2018
Mandatory Parent Meeting Sunday February 25th from 2:00pm-4:00pm  in the School Library. Group activity of Bowling on Saturday February 24th, Coronation Lanes on Tache 6-8 pm. Please see Mrs. Kalinin or Mrs. Hunter for more information.  
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Grad Photos and Re-Takes

February 21, 2018
Monday, March 5 – Monday, March 12 in the Library Spaces are limited and there is a $25 sitting fee. If you are not able to pay your fee the day of your photo, Lifetouch will not take your photo. If you are having retake photos taken, you must...

Engineering IS For Girls

February 16, 2018
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Ice-Fishing Trip

February 16, 2018
  KEC's WILDERNESS EDUCATION is offering a  ONE-DAY ICE FISHING TRIP    on Wednesday, February 28th. The location of this year's event will be determined the week previous to the trip, and will be chosen based on ice conditions at that time.  The cost of this year's trip will be $25.         ...


February 13, 2018
​Good Luck to the Boys Hockey team who are in the playoffs! Friday, February 16th at Sawchuk Arena (if necessary) at 4:00PM Come out and see some of the action and support your TEAM!  
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February 12, 2018
​The KEC Girls Hockey Team had a fun filled weekend getaway to Shoal Lake in Kenora. Highlights included games against Kenora, ice fishing, recreational time and some gread team bonding.                                                             Playofffs begin this week.  Good Luck!
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February 12, 2018
​ The Varsity Girls won the Tec Voc Invitational Basketball Tournament defeating Elmwood, Portage and Shaftesbury 52-48 in the final.  Mr. Bauer was especially proud of the defence from the whole team.  Special congratulations to Kyana Wonnacott (MVP) and Keirra Skolnik (allstar)

Mini Olympics @ KEC

February 12, 2018
With the start of the Olympic Games, we're sure many of you are excited to see how Canada will do in the events!  Ms Romans and Ms Way have planned an Olympic themed unit with their students, and have a few collaborative opportunities with both modified and EAL groups together.  A mini "Olympic style" MINUTE TO WIN IT was...

Voices for Change

February 08, 2018
Giorgia was one of six students selected in Manitoba to work on a project about gender inequality through MCIC.  These students had a 4-day workshop where they talked about concerns and issues revolving around gender inequality. On February 6th, they presented this project in a powerful vocal message.      ...

KEC Open House Informational Meeting for 2018/19

January 30, 2018
​ When:  TODAY Wednesday February 21st Place:  School Library Time:  7:00-9:00pm Advanced Placement Informational Meeting Time:   8:15-9:00pm  


January 25, 2018
​ Congratulations to Brooke Goulet, Sam Robert & Meghan Young who participated in the WWHSHL All-Star game. 
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Special Language Exam Credit

January 25, 2018
Students interested in taking the Special Language Exam for credit, please see Ms Hocken-Atwell asap. Registration forms are due Tuesday, February 6th.


January 24, 2018
The University of Manitoba is hosting our annual Open House for high school students on Thursday, February 22, 2018. Our daytime program for school groups and students runs from 9:00am-2:00pm.  Attend presentations, tours, and sample lectures, check out our athletic facilities, or gather program information in our day-long...
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Solo & Ensemble Music Concert

January 22, 2018
When : Tuesday, January 23rd
Time:  7:00pm Location:   Performing Arts Room Admission:    $2 at the Door
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January 22, 2018
Congratulations to KEC's grade 12 student-athletes  Matt Myrowich, Matt Soltys and Kyle Jensen , who were selected to represent our school at the Winnipeg High School Hockey League All Star game this past Sunday. Their team won a well-deserved victory over the other all star team, holding on to a one goal lead...
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January 22, 2018
For students who paid a deposit, there wil be a meeting this Wednesday @ noon in Career Bridge, room 143.  All must attend!    If anyone is interested, there is space for up to two more students!  Deposit letters are available in the office.​
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January 18, 2018
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Gowns For Grads

January 17, 2018
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December 20, 2017
Pickup TODAY (Tuesday) in front of the library.
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December 15, 2017


December 14, 2017
​ KEC Photography students work on their favourite assignment.  Visiting the wonderful people at BETHANIA MENNONITE PERSONAL CARE HOME for an afternoon of portrait photography.
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SPIRIT WEEK - December 18-22

December 14, 2017
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December 08, 2017
  TODAY -  Thursday, December 14th @ 7:00pm in the KEC Cafeteria


December 06, 2017
Wednesday, March 14-Saturday, March 17, 2018.   PERMISSION LETTER ATTACHED Ski Panorama

WHSFL Awards Banquet

November 30, 2017
A special congratulations goes out to Rajbir Singh! At our annual WHSFL awards banquet, Rajbir captured one of the three big awards - the John Potter / D'Arcy Bain Sports Award. The award and bursary of $500 is presented to a graduating player based on their development and progress during their...

Sobeys Fundraising

November 22, 2017
Last order before Christmas! DUE TODAY!  
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THURSDAY Early Dismissal @ 2:10 Schedule

November 22, 2017
Period 4 12:54 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. Period 5 1:34 p.m. – 2:10 p.m.


November 17, 2017
TEST YOUR LIMITS!  TRY NEW EXPERIENCES!  EXPLORE THE OUTDOORS!  GAIN NEW PERSPECTIVE! KEC is pleased to be offering the following adventures this school year: WESTERN CANADA TRIP             Done ICE FISHING         February 28, 2018      Approximate cost $25           See MR. JUER DOWNHILL SKI TRIP (West)       Panorama BC          See MR. KUTKA...
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November 17, 2017
​ KEC Chess Champion -  ABDI ABDI   Second Place Winner - RYAN EBUEN Congratulations to all the participants for bringing their game and making the tournament such a success!

International Student Nominated for Award

November 17, 2017
Congratulations to Giorgia Di Tria, a Grade 12 student at Kildonan-East Collegiate, on being nominated for the International Student Award from the Manitoba Council for International Education. Giorgia is from Italy. Unfortunately, she didn't receive the award, but she had a wonderful time meeting Minister of Education Ian Wishart and Lieutenant...
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November 16, 2017
November 27 to December 11 in the school library APPOINTMENTS ARE NOW FULL **Students who were not able to make an appointment can have their pictures taken during re-takes in March 2018.  You will be required to pay 1 of 2 fees:
            1) $25 – You will receive your proofs which you...
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November 07, 2017
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Grad Wear Sales

November 07, 2017
      All orders and payment must be submitted to Mrs. Ashton or Ms. Paterson by THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 23RD LATE   ORDERS CANNOT BE ACCEPTED!

Social Media Threat

November 06, 2017
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November 03, 2017
Matinee Shows - SOLD OUT      Evening Shows - Tickets are on sale and can be purchased from Tannis Francis ( ...

CHAMPIONSHIP GAME - KEC vs DMCI - Wednesday, November 8th @ 7:30pm

November 01, 2017
​ At Investors Group Field! The game will be streamed live at
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October 20, 2017
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October 13, 2017
    Congratulations go out to Michael Goldenstein for being selected the WHSFL Offensive Player of the Week in the Currie Division. Michael had 7 catches for 121 yards and 2 TDs in our 28 - 7 win over St. John's in the rematch of last year's championship game. Our final regualr...
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Archery Champ

October 12, 2017
CONGRATULATIONS to KEC's AUSTIN TAYLOR who finished 9th in the World Archery Youth Championship in Argentina. Also, his team narrowly lost the bronze medal match in the team event finishing in 4th place.  Way to Go! 
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Reivers Show Gratitute To Eagles

October 02, 2017
The Kildonan-East Collegiate Reivers football team showed their gratitude toward the East Side Eagles Football Club in a special presentation prior to KEC's first home game on September 7.
They presented the Eagles with a metal eagle sculpture created at Murdoch MacKay Collegiate. A plaque attached reads, "Presented to the East...
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Pasta Dinner Fundraiser

September 25, 2017
November 9th - In the KEC Cafeterla  Doors Open at 5:00pm Buffet served at 5:30-6:30pm Silent Auction Prizes  7:00-7:30pm For more information/reservations/tickets please contact: Cheryl Kalinin or Jamie Labiuk @ 204-667-2960   ext 2455
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PARENT ORIENTATION EVENING - Wednesday September 13, 2017

September 12, 2017
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September 06, 2017
​Did you work in construction, as a mechanic, cook, hairstylist or other skilled trade this summer? If you did you may be able to get some high school credits, tuition incentives for future training and start earning hours toward a future career. To learn more about how High School Apprenticeship can...
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September 06, 2017
​ See Mr. Still in Room 204 by Friday if you are interested
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September 06, 2017
Practices - Meet by Gym Doors Monday & Tuesday 3:15pm KPAC Meets Wednesday's    INFO MR. LINDSAY ROOM 111A
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September 05, 2017
Varsity Boys Volleyball Tryouts Thursday, September 7 th & Friday, September 8th @ 3:30 pm.  
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September 05, 2017
​ Interested in playing hockey this year?   Mandatory (gotta be there) Meeting  TODAY @ 12 noon in Room 100 (Bring a pencil or pen) Try-outs start next week!! See Mr. Ramsay if you need more information  
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High School Apprenticeship Program (HSAP)

June 19, 2017
The River East Transcona School Division has a strong focus on providing students with more comprehensive career development opportunities that meet Manitoba's current and future labour needs. One such program is the High School Apprenticeship Program (HSAP), this program allows students to learn career and technical skills while still in...
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Student Bulletin

June 08, 2017


June 07, 2017
  Grad Dinner & Dance tickets will  go on sale on-line starting Thursday, June 8th at 4:00 pm   until Wednesday, June 21st at 12:00-noon.                  Click on the following link to purchase tickets - The system will be closed after Wednesday, June 21st at 12 noon and you will not...

AAA Mentorship Celebration

May 30, 2017
  Kiera Morrisseau - Special Recognition Award   

KEC Baseball

May 26, 2017
​ What an awesome season for the KEC Boy's Baseball Team!  They had great wins against River East Collegiate and the defending champions the Selkirk Royals.  Way to go Reivers!

KEC Dance Concert

May 26, 2017

'Mock' Wedding at KEC

May 25, 2017
​ It was a beautiful day for a (mock) wedding!   Thank you to Graphic Design, Preforming Arts, Choir/Music, Photography, Pastry Arts, and Hairstyling for working on this fabulous cross curricular project! Much Fun and learning had by all!  Photos from the big day to come! Below is the engagement photo designed...

French Baking

May 19, 2017
​ Grade 11 French students had a fantastic time baking Palmères with Ms Schoofs, their French teacher and Ms. Redekkop, one of KEC's fantastic Pastry teachers.  A special thanks to Ms. Redekkop for using prep time to share  her knowledge with the French students!  (shown in picture:  Sydney Chubaty, Raveen Sidhu, Gaby Fronda, Bien...
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KEC Spring Music Concert

May 19, 2017
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Grade 10 Students participate in a National Science Challenge

May 04, 2017
​ KEC's Laura Morin, Darren Ilao and Jessica Chudy (missing Ceana McKee) participated in the National Science Challenge.  Darren won the prize for the top student from Manitoba who wrote the exam, finishing inthe top 10% overall of about 1900 students from across the country.  Congratulations!!  

YMCA-YWCA Women of Distinction Awards Gala

May 04, 2017
​ Congratulations to KEC's Xyza Singcay who was one of 14 nominees for this year's prestigous award.  While she did not win, she represented KEC with dignity, pride and immense confidence! 

Photography & International Students visit FortWhyte Alive

April 26, 2017
​ We roasted bannock, saw plenty of geese and bison!
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Sobeys/Safeway Gift Cards

April 21, 2017
Due May 1st

SPTC - Thursday April 27th

April 19, 2017
   Click on the link below to book your Student Parent Teacher Conference apppointment 2:30-4:00pm    or    5:00-8:00pm;jsessionid=25998C7BFDF85DFDCFBC445414B27B77
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WWHSHL Athletic Banquet

April 17, 2017
​ (l-r) KAILEEN TETREAULT (Kildonan-East Collegiate),  Kailee Anderson (River East Collegiate) TOP GOALTENDER , Hannah Alexander (Kildonan-East Collegiate) ROOKIE OF THE YEAR

KEC Students Represented at SKILLS MANITOBA

April 17, 2017
    ANIMATION 2D & 3D  -     Patricia Ocko BRONZE    Ashley McCabe SILVER AUTO SKILLS -    Liam Viznaugh   PARTICIPANT AUTOBODY REPAIR -      Jessie Posthumus BRONZE   Talor Fisher  PARTICIPANT BAKING SECONDARY -      Tiana Masalunga GOLD CAR PAINTING -       Elaina English  BRONZE CARPENTRY & CABINET MAKING...

KEC Students and Staff at Vimy 100

April 13, 2017
​ Beny-Sur-Mer Canadian War Cemetery...a short distance away from Juno Beach where Canadian forces landed on D-Day in June of 1944.

ESP Student One of 26 Representing Canada at Vimy Ridge Memorial in France

April 07, 2017
  Grade 12 KEC student Jessie Posthumus is about to embark on a trip that will undoubtedly be the highlight of his young life.

Posthumus will be one of 26 youth delegates representing Canada at Canadian National Vimy Memorial in France this month.  It's an honour that is not lost on...
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Fee-For-Service Transportation

April 06, 2017
If you are requiring Fee-For-Service transportation, the application form must be submitted to Transportation Deptartment for  each school year .  Transportation Application – Fee-For-Service 2017-18 forms are available from the school office or follow the Quick Link "Busing Information" on the RETSD website at Please send the form...
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Grade 9 Badminton - Last Tryout

April 05, 2017
    ​TODAY  **Time changed to 2:30-4:00 (Early Dismissal)

Puppy Photo Shoot

March 21, 2017
​ Puppy Photo Shoot done by the very talented students of the Kildonan-East Collegiate Photography program. These adorable puppies are up for adoption at Winnipeg Giant Breed Rescue. The students volunteered to take photos for them. They spent as much time cuddling the photo subjects as they did snapping pics!  ...


March 15, 2017

KEC Class Enters Nationwide Video Contest

March 14, 2017
​ KEC teacher Vanessa Romans shared this video created by her class for a nationwide contest called Here's My Canada. The contest invites Canadians to share what Canada means to them in a 30-second video, and marks Canada's 150th birthday. Ms. Romans' class chose the theme of "diversity." The video is...
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Auditions for Showcase of Excellence

March 13, 2017
  Do you have a Talent? Can you Hula Hoop? Can you Skateboard? Please sign up to audition TODAY in front of the office.    Audition Dates are April 5 th , 6 th , and 7 th at lunch.  Do you want to share your Talent...

KEC Celebrates 'Culture'

March 10, 2017
An event called "Around the World in 60 Minutes" took place over the lunch hour at KEC on March 10th. It was organized by teachers Andrea Gladu and Vanessa Romans, along with a group of hard-working students who prepared information booths for over 15 countries, including Somalia, Iran, India, Jamaica, Spain and more. Each...
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KEC Concert & Jazz Band

March 07, 2017
​ Job well done to the KEC Concert and Jazz Band students who performed at the 2017 Optimist International Band Festival!  

Bothwell Cheese Fundraiser

February 21, 2017
  Are you planning on fundraising to pay for Grad, the trip to Japan or Brandon Fest? Please see your direct teacher supervisor if you would like to raise funds by selling Bothwell Cheese. The Bothwell Cheese Fundraiser is an individual fundraiser that helps lower the cost of a school trip...

JV Girls Basketball Team

February 13, 2017
Our KEC JV Girls hosted a tournament this weekend and they cleaned up! They won all four of their games and took home the championship. They worked very well and played hard. It has been great to see their improvement - Spencer McNabb (Coach)
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Cafeteria Menu

February 13, 2017
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Varsity Girls Basketball Team

February 09, 2017
The Varsity Girls Basketball team attended the Walter Murray Invitational involving teams from different parts of Saskatchewan.  This was a high end, well organized tournament with very talented teams.  We were in a tough pool in which we played 3 hard fought games that went down to the last minute.  We...
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Semester 2 Picture Day

January 24, 2017
  Mark your calendar for Kildonan-East Collegiate Semester 2 Picture Day  this Friday, February 10 th  in the morning only. Semester 2 Picture Day is for any students who have not already had their photo taken in Semester 1. This is a prepay program . Flyer/order forms are available at the...
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University of Manitoba - Parent Information Night

January 23, 2017
New this year is an information night for Parents at the University of Manitoba on Thursday, February 23 rd from 6 – 8 pm. Students and parents are encourage to RSVP their attendance by registering for the evening Parents Program on the Open House Website.    
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Sobeys/Safeway Gift Card Fundraiser

January 20, 2017
If you need to raise money for a school club, team, trip, grad, or project, this is for you! Family and neighbours can buy Sobeys/Safeway gift cards from you. They get the full value of the card to spend on groceries and you get a percentage of the sales...
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EAL Students Publish Picture Books

January 13, 2017
​ Four newcomer students from Kildonan-East Collegiate will get to see their dual-language picture books published thanks to their teacher Vanessa Romans. The grades 10–12 students are all studying English as an additional language (EAL) and completed a unit on short stories. Now, they're in the process of writing their own...

Japan 2018 Educational Tour Meeting

January 09, 2017
  KEC Student/Parent Meeting this Wednesday, January 11th evening @ 6:30pm.
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Festive Day of Fun

December 19, 2016
Join us for the Festive Day of Fun this Wednesday, December 21st. We will have pictures with Santa in front of the office at lunch, so wear your best festive attire (let's see some ugly sweaters)!  

Fire Evacuation

December 12, 2016
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Daily Bulletin

December 12, 2016
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CRAFT SALE - Get all of your shopping done over the lunch break!

December 08, 2016

Key Club is collecting for Christmas Hampers!

November 29, 2016
  Please donate any non-perishable food items to your Period 1 class, before Christmas. We are collecting items for Hampers for 3 KEC families.  Family 1: A mom and a 1-year-old daughter   Family 2: A mom, a grade 11-student and a 23-year-old male   Family 3: A mom, a 15-year-old,...
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Prostate Cancer Fundraiser Hockey Game

November 29, 2016
​ Thank you Reivers! Your participation and support helped  the KEC Boys' Varsity Hockey Team to two important victories on Friday.  First, but less important, the boys' varsity hockey team vanquished divisional rival Miles Mac Buckeyes 4 - 2 in a hard fought, exciting and highlight-filled game. Second, and more important, the team,...
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Manitoba Legislature Celebration

November 28, 2016
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Giants Ridge Ski Trip

November 24, 2016

Varsity Girls VB Champions - KPAC Tier 2

November 21, 2016
​ Players: Jasmine Reynoso, Emily Savoie, Paige Morris, Jenna Vilela, Rianna Stearns, Mellisa Caballero, Meaghan Young, Raveen Sidhu, Halle Fletcher, Meaghan Young, Diandra Gietz, Ashley Goodz, Emreen Grewal, Shaneil Ruddock Coaches:    Sandra Skorupski, Ben Solmundson & Miss Zaroda
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Graduation Ring Order Days!

November 16, 2016
Monday November 21st - 11:56-12:54pm In front of the Cardio Room Thursday November 24th - 2:30-4:00pm In front of the Office
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November 10, 2016
  The Kildonan-East Collegiate Reivers football team celebrated their first WHSFL championship since the program began in 2006 with a 35–32 victory over the St. John's Tigers. Way to go, Reivers!
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Grad Photos - Morning Session Added

November 08, 2016
  Wednesday, December 14th session has been added.  Come to the office to sign-up!   Monday, November 28 th - Friday, December 2 nd & Monday, November 28th-Friday, December 2nd & Monday, December 5th-Friday December 9th & Monday, December 12th Schedule Your Portrait Session Online!\wpgsales Appointments must be made...

Operation Christmas Child Shoeboxes

November 04, 2016
​ Drop off items in Room 118 (Open Area) by Wednesday, November 16th.
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University Of Winnipeg

November 04, 2016
  Any Grade 11 and 12 students interested in attending the University of Winnipeg, please come to a presentation in the library on FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 18th at lunch.    

Royal Canadian Air/Army/Sea Cadets

November 03, 2016
  Meeting TODAY at Noon in Room 202   for any Royal Canadian Air/Army/Sea Cadets interested in participating in the school   Remembrance Day Service on Thursday, November 10 th

Reivers Football

November 01, 2016
     REIVER NATION FAN BUS to INVESTORS GROUP FIELD   WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 9th   for the CHAMPIONSHIP FINAL GAME THAT OUR REIVERS ARE PLAYING IN! If you would like to come to the Football Playoff game on the official Reiver Fan Bus, please see Mr. Manary or Ms. Blais in room 204  or...
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October 27, 2016
All grade nine students are reminded to find a placement for Take Our Kids to Work Day on Wednesday November 2nd.   Feel free to partner up with a friend on that day if needed, or to visit your former elementary school, middle school, or daycare and speak to one of...
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Grad 2017 Information

October 21, 2016
Important Grad Dates:   Grad Photos, November 28 th – December 12 th Grad photos are taken by Lifetouch, there is a sitting fee due at the time of the photos.  Appointments are made by the students/parents on line.  More information will be given out in the November TA. ...
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Reivers Football

October 19, 2016
Congratulations go out to Michael Goldenstein as he was selected the Special Teams CTV Player of the Week in the Currie Division! Michael helped lead the team in our win over DMCI. On specials, Michael had... 4 Punts for a 40 yard average 85 yards on 3 kick-off returns 133 punt return yards,...
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International Students Visit Deer Meadow Farms

October 19, 2016
    Student s enjoyed the corn maze, the petting farm, and of course the deer!
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Koats for Kids

October 13, 2016
The KEC KEY Club is collecting for Koats for Kids .  Any/All gently used and clean winter outerwear accepted. Drop off boxes are in the Open Area and outside the office. Also, please help KEY Club with their Baby Food  and the Tin for the Bin Drive for Winnipeg Harvest.  Drop...
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U of M Presentation

October 07, 2016
The University of Manitoba will be at KEC on  Thursday, October 27 th  to provide information to grade 11's and 12's who are interested in attending University after high school.   The presentation will be held in the library at noon . 

SPC CARDS - 2016/17

September 26, 2016
  Do you want to save money on fashion, food, travel, and more? Get your SPC discount card for $10 from Mrs. Athayde in room 203A and start saving today.

Attention to all Students that cross through the school field at Hampstead Elementary School

September 20, 2016
    The Principal of the school has contacted us indicating that  a new gate is being installed and effective immediately, all students crossing through ar advised that they must stay on the sidewalk to pass through.​

International Students

September 16, 2016
​ We are happy to welcome 18 wonderful international students for 2016-17! They have traveled from China, Vietnam, Germany, Spain, Peru, Mexico, and Brazil to experience all the beauty of CANADA!
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High School Apprenticeship Program

September 16, 2016
​   Did you work in construction, a kitchen or any other trade this summer? If so, the High School Apprenticeship Program could give you credits for your work! Please fill out a slip in guidance (check the High School Apprenticeship   Option) for more            information.
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Grade 9 Vision Screening & Immunization Forms

September 12, 2016
  Grade 9 Vision Screening & Immunization Forms On Monday, September 12 th , Grade 9 students received Vision Screening & Immunization Forms to be signed by Parents/Guardians and returned to Math teachers by Friday, September 16 th . PLEASE NOTE: all forms need to be signed and returned...

Archery Champion

September 02, 2016
  Congratulations to KEC's Austin Taylor who traveled with the Manitoba Provincial Target team to Peterborough, Ontario to compete in the Canadian Field & Target Championships and won 2 silver medals at the Archery Championships!  Way to go Austin! ​
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School Safety Letter

August 30, 2016
  ​​ 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 & secure.​

2016/17 Summer Mailing

August 25, 2016

KEC Summer Newsletter

July 05, 2016
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Grad Dinner & Dance On-Line Ticket Purchase

June 07, 2016
​ **On-line ticket sales  open  Wednesday, June 8th @ 4:00pm and close  Tuesday, June 21st @ 11:30 pm.  
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KEC student chosen for prestigious workshop

May 24, 2016
​Congratulations to Fatemeh Mirzai, a student at Kildonan-East Collegiate and one of only 25 students from across Canada chosen to attend a computer science workshop at the University of Waterloo from May 14–21. And Fatemeh excels at more than computers—she's currently maintaining 95 per cent in Grade 10 pre-calculus, despite only...

Mock Wedding at KEC

May 17, 2016
​ Kildonan-East Collegiate students from a variety of programs got to show off their talents at the annual KEC 'Mock Wedding' on May 2nd. The wedding took place at the Assiniboine Park Conservatory and the reception was held at KEC. The grooms are drama students and their drama classmates also portrayed...
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Former KEC Head Custodian visits school

May 04, 2016
Tom Andrews was born in 1922 in East Kildonan where he lived on Moncton Avenue until he joined the Air Force on November 12, 1942. During World War II, Tom served as an airplane mechanic and was stationed in Tofino on Vancouver Island until the end of the war in 1945....

KEC student honoured by city

May 03, 2016
Congratulations to KEC student Tyler Harper, who was chosen to receive a City of Winnipeg 2016 Youth Role Model Award! Tyler received his award at a gala event on May 19 at the RBC Convention Centre. Here he is with his parents and MLA Kevin Chief (top), and with Mayor Brian...

Reivers Hockey Team

April 18, 2016
The WHSHL Annual League Awards banquet was held on Thursday April 14th.  Several of the Reiver hockey players were nominated for individual league-wide awards, including Dawson Cox, Jordan Turman, Mankarn Sidhu, Noah Kryschuk, Matthew Myrowich and Jordan Young.  Huge congratulations go out to Mankarn Sidhu who received the Travis Price Award,...

German Society speaker visits KEC

April 15, 2016
​ On April 7, Kildonan-East Collegiate students from RETSD's International Education Program learned about local German-Canadian history from a special visitor. Siefried Künzler of the German Society of Winnipeg stopped by, wearing a traditional German shirt and hunting jacket, to share a brief history of German immigration to Manitoba and how...

Syrian refugees welcomed at KEC

April 15, 2016
​ More than a dozen Syrian refugee families were warmly received at Kildonan-East Collegiate on April 8, when they arrived for a special welcoming celebration organized by the school. The school was connected with the families through Manitoba Interfaith Immigration Council Inc., the province's largest refugee settlement agency. It's not yet...
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Young Parents Connecting - Donations

April 13, 2016
  We are continuing to collect donations for the Young Parents Connecting group that runs out of Kildonan-East every Tuesday evening. The program brings together Healthy Baby Manitoba resources (dieticians, public health nurses, literacy facilitators, child minders) and divisional resources to provide support to teen moms and dads in our community.  As...
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Concert Band at the Manitoba Optimist Festival

March 02, 2016
​Congratulations to the Concert Band Students from Kildonan-East Collegiate for a fantastic performance at this year's Manitoba Optimist Festival. You were nominated to perform at the National level- MusicFest.        We are very proud of you and the fine music you are making!

KEC Registration Video

February 24, 2016
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KEC CancerCare Fundraising

December 17, 2015
Reivers raise funds for cancer research Kate Gameiro, CancerCare Manitoba's events manager, dropped by Kildonan-East Collegiate on December 15th to accept two donations from KEC sports teams. The Grade 9 boys' volleyball team and the boys' hockey team donated $1,000 and just under $4,000, respectively, which they collected through donations at...

WHSFL Recognizes Two Oustanding KEC Reivers

November 27, 2015
The Arnie Taylor Memorial Award (trophy and plaque): Given to a volunteer in a non-coaching position that has made a significant contribution to a football program... Susan Lachowich "This year we celebrated our 10th season thanks to volunteers like Susan. She has worked with the team for10 years and helps with the managerial...
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Fundraiser for Prostate Cancer Awareness

November 24, 2015
​The Grade 9 Boys Volleyball team hosted a fundraiser volleyball tournament on November 6th & 7th.  The boys hit the floor in their blue team t-shirts that were donated by MJ Roofing and promoted Prostate Cancer Awareness.  All proceeds from the canteen went to Cancer Care Manitoba along with money from...

October/November Newsletter

November 16, 2015

Girls' Club

November 12, 2015
KEC teachers and club honoured by MLA   Congratulations to Kildonan-East Collegiate teachers Angel Audrey and Deanna Michaleski who were honoured in the Legislative Assembly by MLA Erna Braun on November 3rd. Ms. Braun delivered a Member's Statement about the exemplary work done by the two teachers in establishing a Girl's...
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October 30, 2015

School Safety Letter

September 29, 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

Summer Newsletter

June 19, 2015
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RETSD Concours D'art Oratoire

April 24, 2015
​ Congratulations to KEC's Simran Saggi (grade 9) who won silver by competing in the french public-speaking event that extends to a provinical and national level.  F élicitations!

Spring 2015 Newsletter

March 24, 2015

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