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Criminal Record

Please note that the RCMP detachment will no longer provide completed Criminal Record Checks while you wait. The anticipated wait time for a completed Criminal Record Check will be two weeks. This additional wait time means that those applying for substitute positions within the Division (including those requiring a Limited Teaching Permit) will need to plan accordingly.

TMSD Technology

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Career Technology News

Kindergarten to Grade 3 Class Size Initiative

As part of the collaborative planning process for the five-year implementation of the Kindergarten to Grade 3 class size initiative (20K3), school divisions will maintain a K-3 class size tracker to monitor progress on reducing K-3 class sizes.

Effective September 30, 2012, school divisions are required to report class sizes publicly. This report is available on the TMSD website at the link provided below.

K-3 Class Sizes as of September, 2014





Turtle Mountain School Division is located in the southwestern corner of the province of Manitoba, directly north of the Canada/US border. Within its boundaries you will find the towns of Killarney, Boissevain, Ninette, Minto and Dunrea, and all or portions of the rural municipalities of Turtle Mountain, Morton, Roblin, Strathcona, Argyle, Whitewater, and Riverside. Total population for the area exceeds 10,000. This population being represented by a total of six trustees from three separate wards.

Turtle Mountain School Division oversees the operation of seven schools: four Hutterian schools, one K - 8 school and two K - 12 schools as well as two Adult Education Centres.



Killarney School
Band Concert Thursday, December 11 at 7:30 p.m.
K-5 Christmas Concert Wednesday December 17 at 7:00 p.m.
Boissevain School
Band Concert December 9 at 7:30
K-5 ChristmasConcert Wednesday, December 10 at 7:00 p.m.
Minto School
December 18, 2014 at 7:00 p.m.
Holmfield Colony School
Winter Carnival
Can Am Colony School
Christmas Tea December 11 at 2:00
Wellwood Colony School
Thursday, December 18 at 7:00 p.m.
Mayfair Colony School
Monday, December 15 at 7:30 p.m.

All concerts will take place at the schools.

Substitutes for 2014-2015 School Year

Turtle Mountain School Division will require SUBSTITUTE teachers, educational assistants, custodians, bus drivers and school secretaries for the 2014/2015 school year. Anyone wishing to be considered is asked to contact the undersigned.

Claire Dubyts or Crysi Magwood
Turtle Mountain School Division
Telephone: (204) 523-7531


"SNOW DAY" was the theme of Turtle Mountain School Division Board Office's float that was in the Parade of Lights in Killarney on November 28, 2014.

Thank you to everyone that was a part of making this year's float a success!!!

Upcoming Events

Christmas Break

December 22, 2014 until January 2, 2015





"Every mountain top is within reach if you just keep climbing." - Barry Finlay

Community Use of Facilities

All residents of Turtle Mountain School Division are encouraged to use the facilities of any school in the Division. Residents can request a permit for after-hours use of school facilities provided there is no conflict with school programming. For more information on the Division's policy regarding the use of facilities, please select the following link:

F-1 (Use of Facilities Policy)

To request permissions to use Division facilities, please fill out the following form:

3-I (Use of School Facilities Agreement)

Once the form has been completed, please return the form to the school you indicated in the agreement.

Other documents regarding the Community Use of Schools/Facilities are: The Public Schools Amendment Act (Community Use of Schools) and Manitoba School Boards Association - Education Legislation Update, May 23, 2012.

For more information regarding the Use of Facilities agreement please contact our Secretary-Treasurer, Kathy Siatecki by either emailing her at or by calling the TMSD Board Office (204) 523-7531.