Our Purpose, Mission, and Values

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:

  • HONESTY
  • COOPERATION
  • COMMITMENT
  • DIGNITY
  • EQUALITY
  • COMPASSION