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About The Division
We are located in Portage la Prairie, Manitoba, Canada.
535 - 3rd Street N.W.
Portage la Prairie
Manitoba Canada R1N 2C4
Superintendent: Hazen Barrett
Assistant Superintendent: Mike Mauws
Manager of Business and Finance: Judy Smith
Student Services Department
Director of Student Services: Rochelle Rands
Operations Department (Maintenance & Transportation)
Supervisor of Operations: Tom Henry
Assistant Supervisor of Transportation: Marilyn Bachalo
3000 Crescent Road W.
Portage la Prairie, Manitoba
Our Purpose, Mission, and Values
The Portage la Prairie School Division is committed to providing excellent educational programs to help students learn and mature.
The Division believes strongly in the concept of community and promotes the provision of appropriate programs to meet the varied needs of students in regular classrooms from neighbourhood schools.
The Division is approximately 1,500 square kilometers in size, and has about 3,300 students in Kindergarten to Grade 12. The Division also provides teachers and programs to schools on 10 area Hutterite colonies.
The PURPOSE of The Portage la Prairie School Division is:
To provide, or make provision for, appropriate schooling opportunities for students eligible to attend The Portage la Prairie School Division.
The MISSION of The Portage la Prairie School Division is:
To recognize the individual needs and potential of our students and to provide these students with the opportunity to undertake schooling experiences that will contribute to the development of their full potential. Schooling experiences will give consideration to the future demands that will be placed upon society by our rapidly changing world.
The following VALUES have been identified as a high priority and are therefore expected to be incorporated into the decision-making and behaviour of the staff and students of The Portage la Prairie School Division.