Going to School
Starting school is an important step in a young child's life. Parents and caregivers of students starting school often want further information – check out the links below:
Going to school in Manitoba
Outlines everything you need to know about sending your children to school in Manitoba.
Find out when first day of classes are as well as Christmas and Spring break.
Schools in Manitoba Search
Contact information for Manitoba schools, school divisions and districts, including maps, calendar dates and school board contacts.
The Healthy Schools initiative promotes the health and wellness of students, their families, school staff, and school communities.
Here are some useful links to help you get started on your school projects:
Learn more about how government works
Concise and detailed description of all aspects of the functioning of the Manitoba Legislature.
- Learn about Manitoba emblems and symbols:
How Canadians Govern Themselves
Do you have questions about Canada’s system of government? Read How Canadians Govern Themselves online, or see themes from this book supported by interactive games, videos pictures and animations.
The Magna Carta was displayed in Winnipeg on the occasion of the visit by Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. Find out more about this important document.
Go back into history and learn about some intriguing Manitobans.
- Brief history of Manitoba
Origin of the name Manitoba
Find out how Manitoba got its name.
Want to find out how Manitoba's population has changed, what it looks like today and how it will grow?
Find detailed census information on communities throughout Manitoba.
Make it Count
Provides activities and tips to help youth with money management.
Talk with your kids about...
NOT in my School!
Learn how you can help stop bullying at school and in your community.
- Bullying and Physical Violence in Schools