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Taking pictures?

September 21, 2018
​ You may see this poster, with its friendly reminder, up at RETSD schools at some point.  Just something to keep in mind in this age of ever-present cameras.

Come on out and support our Kodiaks!

September 20, 2018

Volunteer Opportunity

September 19, 2018
Tyne Mills, Recreation Programmer with the RM of East St. Paul is looking for volunteers to help out with a number of recreation events, specifically the Halloween event on October 20. If you are interested ​please contact Tyne Mills at (office) - 204-668-8112 or (fax) 204-668-1987. Website:

Jostens Grad Rings

September 19, 2018
​A representative from Jostens will be at River East Colleigate on THURSDAY, OCTOBER 18 during the noon hour (11:51 - 12:51). A display booth will be set up in the front foyer of the school.

Grad Wear 2019

September 19, 2018
​ Grad wear will be for sale next Thursday Sept 27 th and Friday Sept 28 th at lunch in front of the office You must buy grad wear on those days. We will have another sale in second semester. Cash, debit or credit will be accepted and payment must be...

RETSD / WSO Concert

September 18, 2018


International Student Field Trip

September 18, 2018
  The International Students of River East Collegiate travelled on their first yellow school bus to Assiniboine Park on a sunny autumn day September 14. They explored the Pooh Gallery at the Pavilion and were tasked to find the statue of Winnie and Harry Colebourn at the Nature Playground outside. At...

Bulletin - September 17 - 21, 2018

September 17, 2018

Grade 9 Vision Screening form

September 12, 2018
Grade 9 families were emailed a copy of the Vision Screening from on Tuesday, September 11. The form is attached here. These forms need to be returned to the student's English teacher no later than FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 14, 2018.   Parent Consent Form Sept. 10 2018 Vision.pdf  

Election 2018

September 12, 2018

Election day for Manitoba is Wednesday, Oct. 24, 2018. If you'd like to learn more about becoming a candidate for the RETSD board of trustees, or if you're looking for voting information, please see the links below:
Information for School Trustee Candidates City of Winnipeg Election 2018...

Bulletin - September 6-7, 2018

September 06, 2018

Lifetouch Photos

September 04, 2018
​Reminder that school photos will be taken on FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 7. Order forms will be distributed to students on Wednesday, September 5. SMILE!!

Driver Education

September 04, 2018
Driver Education course begins on September 11, 2018. Classes are Tuesday 3:30 - 5:30 pm; Thursday 3:30 - 5:30 pm in room 102. The parent night is on September 18, 2018 from 6:00 - 8:00 pm​


August 29, 2018
Student parking passes will be distributed through a lottery this year , to ensure all students have a fair opportunity to purchase a parking pass. Teacher Advisors will have details during TA on the first day of school, and a meeting for those interested in a parking pass will take place...

2018/19 timetable changes

June 27, 2018
Timetable changes will take place on August 28th, 29th, and 30th. Appointments must be booked online using the Conference Manager website beginning on August 20th.  Instructions can be found on the attachment.
Changes to students' 2018/19 timetables will be considered for students who meet the following criteria: 1.) Insufficient credits for graduation....

Fee-for-service busing

June 22, 2018
Applications for fee-for-service busing must be submitted by June 30. Any applications received after June 30 will be reviewed on an individual basis. An application can be found here: Fee-For-Service Busing Application

Summer school 2018 registration

April 05, 2018

River East Transcona will once again offer a summer school program administered by Adult and Continuing Education.
Registrations will be accepted on a first-come, first-served basis. Students should register early to improve their chance of getting a preferred course or time slot.  The deadline for summer school registration is...

Host an international student!

March 29, 2018

Board debuts animated video about 'What It Means to Be a Trustee'

March 23, 2018

Curious about what a trustee is and what their job entails? We now have an animated video that gets to the heart of it! On March 15, the RETSD board of trustees debuted this new video — "What It Means to Be a Trustee" — at the Manitoba School...

Trustees pass 2018–19 budget

March 08, 2018
​ The board of trustees meets and exceeds government directive in 2018–19 budget. Please see our 2018–19 Budget Media Release for details.

Annual report now online

December 19, 2017
​ Our 2016–17 Annual Report to the Community is now online. See some familiar faces and read about a few the great things that have happened in our schools relating to the division's priorities.  2016–17 Annual Report to the Community

Kindergarten Changes for 2018–19

November 09, 2017
​ River East Transcona School Division is introducing full-day every-other-day kindergarten at all 27 early year schools for the 2018–19 school year. For more information:
Kindergarten Schedule Changes ...

Community band for interested musicians

September 19, 2017
Matt Careless, band director at Robert Andrews School, has just struck up a community band in the RETSD area. The band had its first rehearsal on September 12 at Robert Andrews and there was a great turnout. Several teachers from our division are taking part. I If this interests you, dust...

RETSD on Facebook & Twitter

September 14, 2017
​ Just a reminder that RETSD is on Facebook and Twitter. Social media helps us reach out to our community and share the successes of our students and staff.
So, when you get a chance, go visit us and take a peek. See you online! RETSD Facebook
RETSD Twitter