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2020-2021 Registration Forms for New Students only

May 11, 2020
​Please use these forms if you are registering at Dawson Trail School for the first time. Once filled out please send to Thanks!   ...

Winter Concert K-4 Students

November 29, 2019
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Picture Retakes

November 04, 2019
​Picture Retakes will take place on Friday November 15th at 1:00pm at the school.

L.E.A.P. Program

October 09, 2019
​L.E.A.P. (Learning Enrichment and Play) The first sessions of our L.E.A.P Program will begin on Wednesday October 23rd and Thursday October 24th. These sessions will be held every Wednesday and Thursday mornings from 9:15- 11:15am in the school library.  

Strong Beginnings Booking is ready!

September 06, 2019
​Please click on the link to register your child for Strong Beginnings that are taking place on Friday September 13th and Monday September 16th.  If you need any assistance in booking please feel free to call Kim at our school front office. Strong Beginnings.docx

Natural Play Area Grand Opening Event

September 04, 2019
​Please join us in celebrating the grand opening of our Natural Play Area on Wednesday September 18th, 2019 at 2:00 pm.  We have invited everyone involved in planning, designing and fundraising for this project and would also welcome our community to join us in our celebration.

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Welcome Back!

August 27, 2019
​I would like to extend a big welcome back to all our students and parents of Dawson Trail School.  We are excited to start another year and have been working very hard to get everything ready for student's return on September 4 th .  As a reminder we will be holding...

Kindergarten Information

August 26, 2019
​ Welcome to Kindergarten   Dear Parents and Kindergarteners!   Welcome to Kindergarten and welcome to Dawson Trail School. Can you believe that is it time for kindergarten to begin? I hope that everyone has had a wonderful summer and is ready for a year full of fun and learning!  ...
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2019-20 Supply Lists

August 14, 2019
​School is fast approaching and we are all starting to get ready for September.  Please check the Supply List section of our website as all class supply lists have been updated.  See you soon!    
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April Canteen Specials

April 01, 2019

Bloomers Fundraiser

March 18, 2019
Bloomers Fundraiser will run from March 18 - April 10.  Unfortunately, no late orders will be accepted.  Flower pickup will be on May 23​

Grade 8 Grad Photos

March 04, 2019
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DTS Wear Available until March 22

March 04, 2019
​Attached please find a revised DTS Wear order form and size charts. We will have clothing items available to try-on, Wednesday, March 13 from 3pm-6pm All orders are due by Friday, March 22 the latest.  We will NOT be accepting any late orders.
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March Canteen Specials

February 28, 2019
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2nd Annual Ice Fishing Derby - Date Change

February 06, 2019
​ ​​Due to very cold temperatures for this Saturday, we will be postponing the Community Ice Fishing Day until next Saturday March 9th.
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I LOVE to READ Month

February 06, 2019
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February Canteen Special

February 06, 2019
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Band Concert - January 24

January 21, 2019
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January Lunch Specials

December 20, 2018

January Admin Message

December 20, 2018
​Happy New Year! We hope everyone has returned well rested and healthy.  As we embark on the next phase of our learning journey together, we look forward to seeing students growing academically, athletically, emotionally and reaching the goals they have set for themselves.  It may be a good time to reflect...
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December Canteen Specials

November 30, 2018
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Regular Canteen Menu

November 07, 2018
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False Alarm - October 10, 2018

October 10, 2018
​ Today we had a fire alarm at approximately 1:30pm.  It was not a drill though it was a false alarm.  Firefighters discovered that there was a faulty sensor. Students and staff were outside for about five minutes before they were able to go Ecole Lorette Immersion to stay warm. As always,...
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Gourmet Cookie Fundraiser

October 03, 2018
​ Dear Parents/Guardian of DTS Students   RE: Gourmet Cookie Dough Fundraiser   Students will have the opportunity to help the PAC raise funds towards building an early years playground. The fundraising will commence Thursday, October 4, 2018 . All forms and monies ( cheques payable to DTS PAC ) must...
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October Canteen Specials

October 03, 2018

Orange T-Shirt Day

September 24, 2018
​On Friday, September 28 DTS will be having an "Orange Shirt Day" to honour Residential School Survivors. We will have an assembly at 11:00. Everyone is encouraged to wear orange on Friday. Suggestions include wearing an orange shirt, scarf, ribbon, bracelet etc.

Address Changes

August 21, 2018
Canada Post has made modifications to its delivery network which has resulted in a change in the Dawson Trail School mailing address.   Effective August 20, 2018 the new mailing address for Dawson Trail School is:   Dawson Trail School 425 Senez Street Lorette, MB R5K 1E3   Please make sure to change...

Microwave Free 2018/19

June 13, 2018
​Due to safety concerns and need for extensive supervision, we will be phasing out the use of microwaves here at DTS.  Please be advised, that effective September 2018, we will no longer have microwaves available for student use.  You may want to start thinking about lunch options for the fall that...

Gutsy Walk Fundraiser

May 11, 2018
Hi Everyone! This is Ethan from Mrs. Harder’s Grade 5/6 class! I would like to invite you to participate with me in a SUBWAY day coming up on Thursday, May 31 st . All Subs & Wraps offered on the order form will be $5.00 each! You see, this year marks...

Jersey Day or wear Green for Humboldt

April 10, 2018
A group of self-described B.C. hockey moms are calling on people across the country to wear a sports jersey Thursday in tribute of the families of the Humboldt Broncos bus crash victims.  They have organized a national "jersey day" on Thursday, April 12. They want people to wear a sports jersey, take a photo of themselves and post...
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Spirit Week - March 19-22

March 13, 2018
​ Spring Spirit Week March 19-22   March 19 = Hat and Jersey Day March 20 = Decade Day (dress in 60's, 80's, 90's etc…) March 21 = Wacky Day March 22 = PJ Day

Colibri Fundraiser - Due March 12

March 01, 2018
​By now you should have received the Colibri pamphlets and order form. The fundraiser is a 50% profit for the school and profits will be going toward a new early years playground.

Most importantly though, when ordering online you MUST select “Fundraising” in the drop-down menu for our school to receive...

ICE Presentation

February 22, 2018
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Canteen Menus

February 08, 2018
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Merry Melodies

January 10, 2018
​Save the date for our Middle Years Concert on January 18 There will be a Matinee at 1:00pm and an evening performance at 6:30pm

Kindergarten Information Evening and Registration Date

January 08, 2018
​ Information Evening: Date:  Wednesday, January 17, 2018 Time:  7:00 p.m. in Room 28   Registration Date: Thursday, February 1, 2018 from 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 the school office Please bring along your child's birth certificate.   Your child must be 5 years of age by the end of  December,...
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1st Annual DTS Community Fishing Derby

December 14, 2017
Dawson Trail School is hosting our first Annual DTS Ice Fishing Derby on Saturday, February 24, 2018 in Lockport, MB. We are inviting students, families and the whole Lorette community to join us as we celebrate a great MB tradition. We are looking for corporate sponsors to help provide prizes for...

Munch a Lunch

December 06, 2017
Dawson Trail School   PAC Hot Lunch Program Pizza Day – Advance Ordering for 3 Months Thursday, March 22nd, 2018 * Friday, April 27th, 2018 * Friday, May 25th, 2018   Hello Parents! Our first time using Munch a Lunch for our November Pizza Day was a huge success! We are expanding on...

DTS PAC Paint Night

December 06, 2017
​Please join the DTS PAC for a night of fun and creativity for the whole family! Come and create a unique winter wonderland on a 10x20 canvas while supporting a great cause. Wednesday, December 20 from 6:30-8:30 pm $30/particpant * All supplies provided * No experience necessary * Artists of all...

Tache Christmas Hampers

December 05, 2017
​ The holiday season is a time of joy, happiness, peace, and love. It is also a time to share with those less fortunate than ourselves. As in past years, the volunteers of the Tache Christmas Hamper Committee are organizing hampers for those in the Tache Municipality who need them. We...

Grounds Improvement

November 30, 2017
Our school grounds were in very poor shape. Lots of holes, low lying areas, poor drainage and sparse grass growth.   The DTS PAC heard that the Seine River School Division had money available to schools for grounds work so they decided to look into the cost of getting the grounds...
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A Bug's Holiday

November 23, 2017
A Bug’s Holiday A Winter Infestation! Dear Parent/ Guardian, On December 12 th the kindergarten to Grade 4 classes will be putting on the production " A Bug’s Holiday: A Winter Infestation " by John Jacobson and John Higgins. We will be having two performances of this delightful play where bugs...

Pizza Day - November 23

November 20, 2017
Dawson Trail School   PAC Hot Lunch Program Pizza Day - November 23 rd , 2017   Hello Parents! Our ordering system is going GREEN !  Instead of filling out a paper order form, parents will place their hot lunch orders online using ! You can pay for...
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Picture Retakes

November 01, 2017
​Picture Retakes will be on November 17 in the afternoon.  Please see attachment for more details         doc00915420171101103839.pdf

Brazil Exchange

October 19, 2017
Dawson Trail School will be hosting 7 students and 2 teachers from Brazil October 22 until November 3.  Exchange students and host families will be participating in activities such as a Moose game and the Corn Maze. When you see them in the halls please be sure to welcome them to...

Terry Fox Run/Walk

October 03, 2017
​ DTS Runs for Terry Fox! "I've said to people before that I'm going to do my very best to make it, I'm not going to give up. But I might not make it… if I don't, the Marathon of Hope better continue." – Terry Fox On Sept. 28 th ,...
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Terry Fox Run

September 22, 2017
​ Terry Fox Run Thursday, September 28, 2017 DTS School   "If you give a dollar you are part of the Marathon of Hope." Terry Fox 1980   September 20, 2017   Dear Families,   Dawson Trail School is proud to be participating in the annual Terry Fox Run for schools. ...

Strong Beginnings Information

September 12, 2017
      ​We will be having our anual Strong Beginning days coming up this Friday September 15th and next Monday September 18th.  A reminder to parents to please make your online bookings using the link on this website.  If you are having any issues with your booking please just call...

Show and Save Fundraiser

August 25, 2017
​The students at DTS will be raising money this September by selling Show and Save coupon books.  Money raised this year will be going towards an early years outdoor play area.  This fundraiser will be on sale from September 13th, to October 18th.  Please hand in money and all order forms by the end...
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Checkout the DTS Student handbook

August 25, 2017
​The DTS student handbook has great information on staff, programs and the many activities and events that take place here at our great school.  2017-2018 Student Handbook.doc 
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Sept 5th 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm

August 17, 2017
​All parents and students are welcome to stop by the school on Sept 5th to drop off school supplies and meet your new teacher.  BBQ'd hotdogs, chips, drinks and candy flosss will be available for purchase.   
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New Principal's Message

May 26, 2017
​ Welcome back students and parents of Dawson Trail School!   My name is Randy Engel and as the new Principal, I have been given the amazing privilege of getting to work with a fantastic staff to help your son or daughter meet their potential.  As we focus on literacy across all...