Winnipeg Architecture Foundation



Dr. D. W. Penner School

Address:121 Hazelwood Crescent
Original Use:Education
Other Work:Addition of seven classrooms in 1976
Architects:Pratt Lindgren Snider and Associate

Design Characteristics

Suburb:Vista, St. Vital
  • Originally planned as Nokomis School; kindergarten to Grade 9
  • One storey except for gym on south side, which features a large mural
  • The design is low and broad with its squared theme accented with ribbons of turquoise dividing the limestone facing of the lower wall and a top band of pale stucco
  • Generous yard with berm