|Gayle Lavigne||April Beauregard|
|Suzanne Van Cauwenberghe|
Programs for children Junior
Kindergarden to Grade 4.
Our Educational Philosophy
We have created an environment where our staff are committed to each unique child through dedicated teaching, excellent education and care.
Junior Kindergarten (4 Years)
Winnipeg South Academy offers a full day Junior Kindergarten Montessori program. Children will work in the areas of Language, Mathematics, Sensorial, Practical Life, Science & Culture, and Art. Children are challenged and encouraged to become independent, and confident learners, and to prepare for Kindergarten. Swimming and Music are both included in full time programming. Half day and part time options are also available.
Full Day Kindergarten
Winnipeg South Academy offers a full day Kindergarten program. Our full time students benefit from both the Montessori Kindergarten program and the Dept. of Education curriculum outlined by the Province of Manitoba. Our Kindergarten students wear school uniforms. Students take part in field trips and on-site workshops. Music classes are included in full time programming. Extended Day programming is also available.
Elementary - Grades 1-4
Our WSA Elementary program is a multi-age classroom. This program incorporates aspects of the Montessori philosphy to enhance the curriculum outlined by the Province of Manitoba, and challenges students in a safe, caring environment. Our Elementary students wear school uniforms. Students take part in field trips and on-site workshops. Music classes are included. Extended Day programming is also available.
|Facility Type||Private School|
|License||The Department of Education|
|Program Types||Junior Kinder (4 years)
Kinder (5 years)
Elementary (Grades 1 - 4)
|Foundation Date||September, 1990|
|Founder||Gayle Lavigne - 37 years in the field, Business Management Training, ECE (Early Childhood Educator), Montessori certification from St. Nicolas and from AMS American Montessori Society (Minneapolis)|
|Principal||Ms. Suzanne Van Cauwenberghe|
|Head of School||April Beauregard has over 20 years’ experience working with children as an Early Childhood Educator and a as Centre Director. April has her ECE III diploma in Early Childhood Program Management, Montessori certification from the North American Montessori Centre, and is also a workshop facilitator for Montessori teachers, ECEs and parents.|