ABOUT DASMESH SCHOOL WINNIPEG
Sat Sri Akal !
Welcome to homepage of Dasmesh School, a K-12 private independent and not for profit school located in Winnipeg, MB. Dasmesh School has been founded by a dedicated group of intellectuals from the Sikh community who are committed to academic excellence (great emphasis on Mathematics, Science and Language Arts to prepare students for University studies) along with the preservation of the Punjabi language and our rich cultural heritage to be passed on to our Indo-Canadian-Sikh children.
Dasmesh School is the first English-Sikh school in Manitoba. The School teaches the mandated Manitoba Education Curriculum with additional courses of: Punjabi, Folk Dance and Sikh Studies which includes; Gurbani Education and Shabad Kirtan. All teachers at school are certified by Manitoba Education Department. Dasmesh School provides an excellent platform for our next generations to succeed academically and spiritually by connecting them to their roots.
“We believe in Discovering talents, Exploring opportunities, Striving for excellence, and promoting spiritual and cultural values of Sikh community.”
Our mission is to develop young students with active and creative minds, a sense of understanding and compassion for others, and the courage to act on their beliefs. We stress the total development of each child: spiritual, moral, intellectual, social, emotional, and physical.
In the Dasmesh School, our vision is to
•Promote challenging learning opportunities that support individual growth in a respectful environment.
•More opportunities for our children as they come out of school full with confidence, knowledge and skills to succeed in their lives.
•Promote all round development (spiritual, moral, intellectual, social, emotional, and physical)
•Promote Sikh Religious and Cultural values
•Ensure a welcoming environment where everyone is emotionally and physically safe.
•Promote a sense of community and belonging by valuing meaningful participation in decision making.
•Recognize and celebrate the unique and diverse gifts given from our 10 Gurus.
•Commit to a common purpose that will inspire combined efforts to achieve outstanding academic results of the students.
In Dasmesh School, we value
•The Sikh teachings, Culture, values of the Sikh community.
•The learning, dignity, respect and well being of all.
•A safe and welcoming environment.
•The diversity and the uniqueness of all.
•A shared common purpose that inspires and strengthens our commitment, responsibility and accountability.
•Honest, respectful and timely communications.
•Participation in ongoing, collaborative decision making processes.
•Social and environmental responsibility.
•Vision, innovation, enthusiasm and involvement.
Mr. Manjinderpal S. Chahal: Board Chair
Mrs. Amandeep Kaur Sran
Principal & Founder
( M.Sc Physics, B.Ed, Post Bach in Education
Holder of class 6 Manitoba Teaching Certificate)
Kindergarten: Mrs. Karamjeet Sidhu
Grade 1: Ms. Sandra McGlynn
Grade 1 : Ms. Elleni Alevizos
Grade 2: Ms: Helen Farnworth
Grade 3: Ms. Kristen Tymchuk
Grade 4&5: Ms.Cindy Despins
Grade 6&7: Mrs. Navjot brar
Grade 8: Mrs. Amanjeet Kooner
Librarian: Ms. Jashanpreet Sidhu
School Secretary : Mr. Janak Patel
Administrative Assistant: Ms. Hardeep Gill
Teacher Assistant: Harjit Virk
Teacher Assistant: Neha Ceclia
Computer Technician: Yuvraj Singh
Support Staff: Nirmal Singh