Welcome to the Dr. D. W. Penner School Website
Dr. D. W. Penner is a Kindergarten to Grade 6 school nestled between St. Mary's and St. Anne's Roads. We also house a Morrow Avenue Daycare site.
Our School Mission Statement
Our school community fosters and celebrates the growth of the total child within a safe and engaging environment.
We the staff and students of Dr. D.W. Penner believe that we should:
Please click on the following links to access additional school information:
Community Needs Remain Top Priority in LRSD
Addressing Enrolment Challenges in South St. Vital
On January 7th, the Louis Riel School Board approved the recommendations for George McDowell School to become a single-track French Immersion Middle Years (Grades 6-8) school, and for École St. Germain and École Julie-Riel to become grades K-5 schools (formerly K-8).
The parents of students currently attending George McDowell School will have options for their children to attend one of a number of neighbouring schools – Dr. D.W. Penner School, H.S. Paul School, Highbury School and possibly Samuel Burland School.
For more information, see the press release on last night’s decision: Community Needs Remain Top Priority in LRSD.