Mandatory meeting for all Sisler students participating in the Animation Jam

Mandatory meeting for all Sisler students Your spot may be given away if you do not show up to the meeting. Tuesday, February 28, 11:45 am Room 57 Meeting Agenda: What to expect Schedule for the 2 days Notes to teachers Lunches What to bring Spot confirmation Animation Jam Information: March […]

Get Creative & Industry Ready! Sisler IDM Open House – Feb 23

The Sisler IDM Advantage Check out our Open House on Thursday, February 23 between 6:00 – 9:00 pm VFS-SISLER IDM SCHOLARSHIPS: – Unlimitd Merit scholarships up to $5,100 – Two Excellence in Media scholarships of $3,000 – One Horizon scholarship up to $17,550 – One Women in Acting scholarship of $3,000 […]

Welcome to Game On

News Release/Media Invite Sisler High School hosts GAME ON February 2 and 3 January 30, 2017 (Winnipeg, MB) – Winnipeg School Division’s Sisler High School Interactive Digital Media program (IDM) is hosting Grade 6-12 students from across the division for a two-day conference and celebration of game/app design and coding. […]

Register your game design school team today for “G3 – Game On” @SislerIDM

Do you want to connect with the Game Design Industry?  Learn how to code games?  Create awesome assets? Design unbeatable levels? Well register for Sisler IDM’s third annual G3 ‘Game On’ educational event Please note that teachers must submit team entries! When:  Thursday, February 2 and Friday, February 3 of Exam week […]

Are you thinking of applying to VFS? Attend our VFS Info, Scholarship & Application Meeting on Nov 29 @ 11:45 am in room 57

Are you thinking of applying to VFS? Attend our VFS Info, Scholarship & Application Meeting on Nov 29 @ 11:45 am in room 57 Meeting will cover: 1. VFS Scholarships for SislerIDM students: Sisler High School and Vancouver Film School (VFS) has established the following educational media pathway scholarships applicable […]

VFS Travelling Roadshow … start preparing your students for their future

Dear High School Teachers/Counsellors, VFS is currently hosting our cross-Canada road show.  We are hosting info sessions in the following communities and we hope you, your students, and their families can join us to learn more about our amazing educational model, programs, people, and scholarships.  Whether you are curious about […]

LiveStream of VFS Results in 30 “Animation with Jennifer Mackie”

Jennifer Mackie has worked for many years in animation cinematography, most notably as Camera and Staging Lead at Pixar Canada. With a passion for cinematography, editing, and storytelling, Jen has been transferrign her experience into live action editing, including music videos, trailers, and narrative short films – and Jen won […]

September 2016 Review – We connected with leaders from around the world.

Why take Sisler IDM?  Connect with Industry Leaders from around the world, that’s why! Over the past 10 days, Sisler IDM students have connected with 4 fantastic Creative Arts Industry leaders. Sisler Alumni and Ted Talk presenter, Madison Thomas This is why we Fight Prairie Kid Video Production Disney animator […]

Winnipeg Animation students to connect with Pixar Canada’s Camera & Staging Lead Jennifer Mackie

Confirmed!  VFS Talk with Pixar Canada’s Camera & Staging Lead Jennifer Mackie on Oct 13 @ 11:00 am (Central time) Sisler IDM students will be getting interactive with Pixar Canada’s Jennifer Mackie through video conferencing   Workshop Information: October 13, 2016 @ 11:00 am Sisler’s Redwood Studio 57 Learn about staging and […]

Get a head start on your dream Creative Arts Career @ Sisler High School

Hope you enjoy our 100% student made (4 days to make) Sisler IDM 2016 promotional video! This is Winnipeg. A lot of cool stuff happens here. What we do in our school is one of them. We don’t just learn, we create. About Sisler IDM 2016 from Digital Voices on Vimeo. […]

VFS bound Spartans spend their last day at Sisler IDM mentoring students

Your Future is bright! VFS bound students Moises & Daniel spend their last day in Winnipeg at Sisler IDM with future VFS applicants.   Thanks for the inspiration. Good luck at VFS! You guys are amazing.

2015 Student Media Projects (Digital Voices Class)

Here are some examples of the fantastic work done by our grade 11 & 12 students from semester 1. These media projects were created by students from the Digital Voices Digital Media Project Management course (www.digitalvoices.ca). The Mirage: A genius lives a lonely existence, known to no one except his […]

2016-17 Course Registration Information

Elective Course Registration begins on March 3rd, 2016 Hey students, On March 3rd, students will be expected to register their course selections for the 2016-17 school year.  Register early to secure your spot in IDM, ICT, and Graphics classes.    

Sisler students deliver Vine & A.R. workshops @ the National Media Literacy Week Conference

Sisler IDM students lead the way… 10 students from the Sisler High School Interactive Digital Media Program​  and 3 of our teachers partnered with MediaSmarts, Manitoba Teacher Society, Twitter and others from our community on November 2 for an engaging morning exploring what it means to be a good digital […]

VFS Scholarships… One Sisler grad will qualify for up to a $19,000 scholarship

VFS GRADE 9-12 MERIT SCHOLARSHIP Sisler and VFS have established an educational media pathway. Identified Sisler High School course pathway applicable to the student’s preferred Vancouver Film School program. Merit Scholarship System applicable to students enrolled in Sisler courses. Qualifying students must: successfully apply to VFS within one calendar year upon […]

Semester 2 Begins with a bang on Feb 8th!

Semester 2 begins on February 8th. Check out your IDM, Animation, Film, and Game Design courses online at:  https://www.behance.net/digitalvoices Ryan Jarman from VFS will be out to talk to students about applications.   Here is a list of Semester 2 Courses being offered at Sisler High School:   Slot Course […]

It’s a wrap. 2015-16 Digital Voices has concluded :)

Thanks to the best group of students ever! Hope you enjoyed our new approach to Digital Voices.  It has been a blast watching you develop media projects over the past 5 months.  I have learned so much from your awesomeness.  

Sisler participating in the VFS Results in 30 with Animator Eric Luhta

Scheduled for Jan 21, 2016 Eric Luhta is a professional animator who has worked for top studios like Pixar Canada and Sony Pictures Imageworks. His recent credits include Hotel Transylvania 2, Chappie, Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs and Horton Hears a Who, as well as the video game Bioshock […]

Sisler IDM students are hoping their #MentalHealth STEM project will win the $50,000 Samsung Award

Sisler IDM students are hoping their Mental Health STEM project will win the $50,000 Samsung Award @SislerIDM is one of 55 semi-finalists in the #SamsungSolve contest for our #mentalhealth project Over 700 schools applied! @SamsungCanada Our Mental Health Project: Here is the submission we need to create a STEM video for: WHAT IS THE MOST DIFFICULT PROBLEM FACED […]

Sisler IDM delivers inspiring Mental Health Awareness solutions in Samsung Canada’s first-ever Samsung Solve for Tomorrow Challenge

We are a Semi-Finalist! Samsung’s STEM-based education challenge ignites student creativity and innovative thinking to solve real community-based challenges News Release Source MISSISSAUGA, ON, Jan. 20, 2016 /CNW/ – Samsung Canada today announced the 55 semi-finalists moving on to the next phase of Canada’s first-ever Samsung Solve for Tomorrow Challenge. In partnership with well-known […]