News & Announcements

Remembering and Honouring the Lives of 215 Children

Flags within Mountain View School Division will be flown at half-mast from Monday, May 31, 2021 to the morning of Wednesday, June 9, 2021, to recognize, honour and remember the 215 children found buried at a former residential school in Kamloops, BC. All students and staff across MVSD are encouraged to wear orange on Monday, May 31 in honour and remembrance of the 215 children.

Barker School - Transition into Remote Learning

Due to the recent increase in positive COVID-19 cases in the Dauphin and surrounding area, Manitoba Public Health has advised that Mountain View School Division transition all schools in the City of Dauphin to full remote learning for a two-week period. Barker School will be transitioning to remote learning effective May 26, 2021 until June 9, 2021, inclusive. Click on the link to view the letter to Barker parents/guardians.

Manitoba COVID-19 Dashboard Update - Barker School

On June 3, 2021, MVSD was notified of a new case of COVID-19 associated with Lt. Col. Barker V.C. School; however, the individual was NOT present in the school during their period of communicability (POC) and there are no school-related close contacts. Therefore, no public health investigation in the school is required. The case will appear on the Manitoba COVID-19 Dashboard in the coming days. Click on the link for more details.

Manitoba COVID-19 Dashboard Update - Barker School

On May 31, 2021, MVSD was notified of a new case of COVID-19 associated with Lt. Col. Barker V.C. School; however, the individual was NOT present in the school during their period of communicability (POC) and there are no school-related close contacts. Therefore, no public health investigation in the school is required. The case will appear on the Manitoba COVID-19 Dashboard in the coming days. Click on the link for more details.

Further School Measures - COVID-19

On May 9th, Minister of Education Cliff Cullen and Provincial Medical Officer of Health Dr. Brent Roussin announced further measures in schools to reduce community transmission of COVID-19. Please click on the link for more information on how this impacts schools in Mountain View School Division.

Playground Use

May 21, 2021: Until further notice, the play structures at MVSD schools are intended for school use during regular school hours only, and will not be for community use at any time. MVSD staff will be placing signage at playground sites.

Confirmed COVID-19 Case - Lt. Col. Barker V.C. School

On May 21, 2021, Manitoba Public Health officials advised Lt. Col. Barker V.C. School of at least one confirmed case of COVID-19 in the school on May 10th, 11th, 13th, 14th and 17th. For further details, please click on the link. This information has been sent via email to Barker School families - please check your accounts, including your junk folders.

MVSD News Digest - May 10, 2021

The MVSD News Digest, highlighting information from the May 10th Regular Meeting of the Board of Trustees is now available! Click on the above link for more info.

MVSD School Calendar 2021-2022

Please click on the above link to view the 2021-2022 School Calendar. For future reference, school calendars may be found on the MVSD website by clicking on the "Division" header and the "Calendar" link.
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