Fast Facts on SJR

Updated October 8, 2013

About SJR

As one of Canada’s leading independent schools, SJR has a consistent record of achievement. As of Fall 2013, SJR’s debating and public speaking program has an unprecedented record of 14 World Championships in the last 25 years. We have produced 18 Rhodes Scholars and numerous athletes who have competed at national and international levels, including the Olympics. Our graduates receive top scholarships and go on to study in prestigious universities around the world.

Grades
Day: Kindergarten to Grade 12
Boarding: Grades 8 – 12
Co-educational environment

2013 Student Statistics
Student Population: 806
Student to Teacher ratio: 9:1
Student to Boarding Staff ratio: 4:1
Girls: 43% | Boys: 57%

2013 University Statistics
100% university placement rate
99% of students were offered their 1st choice university & program
81% of students were offered an award/scholarship

Religious Affiliation
Non-denominational

Clubs and Activities
Aerobics, Art After School, Book Club, Chess, Chinese Club, Concert Band and Jazz Band, Creative Writing, Debating and Public Speaking, Drama, Japanese Club, Latin Club, Mathematics Competitions, Multi-Cultural Club, Radio Club, Reach For The Top, Robotics Club, Rock Show, School Trips, Science Fair and Symposium, Visual Arts, Weight Training, Yearbook and Yoga/Pilates.

Sports
Badminton, Basketball, Cross-Country Running & Skiing, Ice Hockey, Indoor & Outdoor Soccer, Rugby, Track & Field, Ultimate, and Volleyball.

Advanced Placement (AP) Courses
Biology, Calculus, Chemistry, English Language, English Literature, European History, French, Physics, Psychology.

CAIS Membership
St. John's-Ravenscourt School is a proud member of the Canadian Accredited Independent Schools (CAIS) national association.

Campaign Highlights

  • Goal: $15 Million
  • Pledges start: 2011
  • New space: 35,370 square feet
  • Renovated space: 6,460 square feet
  • An innovative new Senior School
  • An expanded Fitness Centre
  • A new Movement Studio
  • Industry leaders managing the project

Contact Us:

Dr. Stephen Johnson
Co-Head of School
P: 204.477.2402

St. John’s-Ravenscourt School
400 South Drive
Winnipeg, MB     R3T 3K5

 

Ms. Christina Barwinsky '86
Director of Advancement
P: 204.477.2497
F: 204.477.2466
E: cbarwinsky@sjr.mb.ca

400 South Drive  |  Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada  |  R3T 3K5  |  T: 1.800.437.0040  |  P: 204.477.2400  |  F: 204.477.2429  |  E: info@sjr.mb.ca