Delton School

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Corporate body

Authorized form of name

Delton School

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Description area

Dates of existence

1947-

History

Additions to the school were added in 1950, 1955 and 1963. A temporary Delton School was in operation in 1912, located at 82 Street and 118 Avenue.
Named after the residential district that it was constructed in, Delton was named after Edward Delegare “Del” Grierson. Grierson came to Edmonton in the 1890s while working on the Canadian Pacific railway and went on to acquire property along Jasper Avenue, including the old Alberta Hotel (no longer in existence). In the early 1900s Grierson served a number of terms on Edmonton’s City Council.

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General context

12126 89 Street

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Authority record identifier

EPSAM-0170

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Status

Final

Level of detail

Full

Dates of creation, revision and deletion

Record created October 22, 2021.
Record revised August 10, 2022.

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  • English

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Sources

Delton Neighbourhood Profile by the City of Edmonton https://www.edmonton.ca/sites/default/files/public-files/assets/Neighbourhoods/NeighbourhoodProfile_Delton.pdf
Naming Edmonton by City of Edmonton.

Maintenance notes

Record created by Allison Easton.
Record revised by Kassandra Milette.

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