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Jan 28 - Rocky Mountain Symphony Orchestra

Senior Choir sings ‐Rocky Mountain Symphony Orchestra, Hope Church, 7:30 pm

Jan 23 - Mission Impossible Intramurals

All week by grade in the gym during lunch recess.

Jan 23 - Kindergarten Registration is now open!

See below for more information

Oct 21 - Government of Alberta Fall 2016 Online Provincial Curriculum Survey

Direct link Government of Alberta  Fall 2016 Online Provincial Curriculum Survey:  http://curriculumsurvey.alberta.ca.   Parents/Guardians: Have a say in the future of your children’s education We want to give all students the best possible start in life so that they can meet the demands of living in the 21st century. Alberta Education is moving forward in the development of...

Oct 7 - Student Achievement continues to improve in Golden Hills

Students in the Golden Hills School Division are performing well and continue to improve in many areas according to the most recent results on the 2015-2016 Provincial Achievement Test and Diploma Examinations. “We are very pleased to see continued increases again in this year’s student achievement results” said Bevan Daverne, Superintendent of Schools. Many of our Achievement test and Di...

Aug 19 - Supply Lists for 2016-2017

Click the grade below to see the school supply lists for 2016-1017 GRADE 1 GRADE 2 GRADE 3 GRADE 4 GRADE 5 GRADE 6

Jun 28 - Transportation Reminder

Registration for bus transportation for the 2016-2017 school year is currently underway. You may register your child online for transportation at: www.ghsd75.ca and click on the Transportation Department link (the big yellow bus). Who should apply for transportation? • New Kindergarten students that live in excess of 1.2 km from their designated school • Students that are changing schools...

May 13 - Parent Survey - 2015-2016 - Family School Community Resource Counseling Program

As a program we are interested in your feedback about the Family School Community Resource Counseling Program offered in your school. Completing this survey is voluntary and you may choose to NOT answer all of the questions. All responses that you provide will be managed in accordance with the Freedom of Information of Privacy Act. In order to maintain anonymity all information you give us will re...

May 6 - French Immersion - Registration Now Open

Golden Hills School Division and Brentwood Elementary School French Immersion Program Do you Live in the Strathmore Area? Are you Interested in a French Immersion Program in the 2016/2017 School Year For Your Kindergarten or Grade 1 Child? Registration is now OPEN! Please contact Brentwood School at (403) 934-5013 for Program and Registration Information.

Mar 21 - Parent Council Meeting Minutes

If you missed the last parent council meeting click here to see what you missed.

Mar 18 - Go online to book Parent/Teacher Interviews

PARENT/TEACHER INTERVIEWS We are going to be booking online again this year which has proven to be very convenient for parents. Parents need to register again (even if you registered last time) at http://brentwood.schoolappointments.com. You will be able to begin booking interviews online at 9:00 am on Friday, March 18th. Parents will still be able to book interviews the “old fashioned way” b...

Mar 9 - Principal Appointment Announcement - Brentwood Elementary School

We are pleased to announce the appointment of Ms. Christina Hoover as Principal of Brentwood School effective the 2016/2017 school year.  Christina holds a Bachelor of Education from University of Alberta, and Masters of Education (Interdisciplinary Studies – Leadership and Creativity in Educational Practice), from University of Calgary.  Christina has been with Golden Hills since 2002 teac...

Feb 3 - Extra Math Help

Parents- are you struggling to understand how math is being taught in your child’s elementary classroom? These sessions are designed for you. Please click here for more information.

Jan 19 - Kindergarten Registration is now open

Please click here for more information

Jan 4 - Grade 6 Volleyball Team

A huge CONGRATULATIONS to our Team Supreme grade 6 Volleyball Team who won SILVER at the annual Wheatland Volleyball tournament yesterday!! We are so proud of all of the Brentwood School participants for representing us so well.

Jan 4 - Save the Date!

April 23rd is the annual Project HOPE Gala.  Please save the date.

Jan 4 - Welcome Back!

Welcome back to Brentwood School! We hope you had a wonderful break and we are very excited for what's to come in 2016!

Nov 23 - Safety Patrollers

As the temperature drops we want to give our amazing safety patrollers and their supervisors, Mrs. Fule and Mrs. Laslo, a big thank you for braving the cold to keep us safe! Picture of 2015-2016 Safety Patrollers. 

Nov 17 - Fire Safety

Today one of our students made a very poor choice and pulled the fire alarm. This resulted in all of our students being evacuated out onto the playground until we were given the okay from the Strathmore Fire Department that it was safe to re-enter the school. We will be talking to all of our students about how dangerous false alarms are for everyone and we would appreciate it if you would reinforc...

Nov 17 - Brentwood 3 year plan is announced

Clickhere to read about Brentwood's 3 year plan. 

Oct 12 - Healthy Schools Magazine

Our Brentwood School is featured again in the Healthy Schools Magazine. Check out the link to the article. Thank you to our volunteer coaches and parents for helping us sustain this great program. Click here to read more.

Oct 8 - Golden Hills Sees Continued Improvement in Student Achievement

Press Release - Golden Hills sees continued Improvement in Student Achievement ----- Students in the Golden Hills School Division are performing well and continue to improve in many areas according to the most recent results on the 2014-2015 Provincial Achievement Test and Diploma Examinations. “We are very pleased to see continued increases again in this year’s student achievement resul...

Sep 14 - Friends of Brentwood Veggie Fundraiser

Click here to download your Veggie order form

Sep 7 - Help Wanted!

School Fuel desperately needs volunteers for Brentwood School Breakfast Program on Mondays and Tuesdays from 8:15 - 8:45 am. If you have some time to spare please contact schoolfuel@outlook.com or contact Meredith Goertz at 403-901-9582. If we don't get these positions filled we will NOT be able to offer this program to our students on those days.

Sep 1 - September 2015 Newsletter

Please click here to see the September 2015 Newsletter

Aug 5 - School Supply Lists

Click on each grade for the school supply list. Each list contains information for families that have purchaed school supply packages and for familes that have not. Grade 1 Grade 2 Grade 3 Grade 4 Grade 5 Grade 6

Jul 31 - Let's Give Back to the Lion's Club!

We are hoping to repay the Strathmore Lion's Club for their very generous donation towards our playground, by getting some volunteers for their annual Rodeo July 31st thru Monday, August 3, 2015. To volunteer go to http://www.strathmoreag.com/volunteer/

Jun 26 - GHSD Report to the Community - June 2015

We are pleased to share our Report to the Community & Interim Education Plan with all of our parents, staff, students and communities. Please click here for the link to the document.  Enjoy!

Jun 26 - Last Day of School for Grades 1-6

Have a Fantastic Summer Vacation!

Jun 25 - Recognition Ceremony

Starts at 9:30

Jun 22 - Draw For Dad

Congratulations to the following people who were lucky enough to win the "Draw for Dad", Cecilia Moore, Braden Muenchrath, Bryce Dougan, April Larson, Ivan Guidel, Rylen Bogusky and Sierra Shuman. Thank you for your support we made $210.00 towards our new playground. Special thank you to our donators for their generosity!! We couldn't do this without your help.

Jun 11 - FUN RUN

Starts at 1:00

Jun 11 - Parent Council Meeting 6:30

We will be doing some planning for the Back to School BBQ. Babysitting will be provided!!

Jun 8 - County Track and Field

WHEATLAND ELEMENTARY at 1:00

Jun 5 - No School

Jun 3 - Field Day

Morning - Division 2 and afternoon – Division 1 We are very excited about having another track and field day at Brentwood School. This year we will have a track meet for grade 3 – 6 students and a fun field day for our kindergarten – grade 2 students. Grades 3, 4, 5, 6 will be choosing their events to compete in and will be practicing during P.E. classes. There will also be opportunities...

Jun 1 - Last Week for Library Books to be out

Please return all Library Books

May 29 - Grade 4 Community Garden

THANK YOU so much CEPF and 4 Sisters Farm for sponsoring our Grade 4 Community Garden Plots!       

May 29 - Grade 3 Sucker Fundraiser

The Grade 3 Classes will be having their annual Sucker Sale on Friday, May 29 at lunchtime in the library. Suckers will sell for $0.25. We are hoping to raise $100 for World Vision that will be used to provide 2 classrooms with school supplies-books, pencils, paper, notebooks, rulers and more! We have learned in our Social Studies class about "Quality of Life" and that in poorer countries, many ch...

May 29 - Dress Like A Super Hero Spirit Day

Students are encouraged to dress like their favorite super hero!

May 27 - Grade 4-6 Lion King Production

1:30 & 7:00 The Brentwood School Grade 4-6 Drama Club is very excited to be presenting Disney's The Lion King KIDS on Wednesday May 27th at 1:30 and 7 pm. The cast of 87 students is working very, very hard preparing for their big day!

May 26 - May Newsletter

Click here to read the most recent newsletter

May 15 - Victoria Day Long Weekend

No School Friday, May 15 or Monday, May 18

May 9 - Childhood Fair - Celebrate Your Child

HERE IS A SNAPSHOT OF THE DAY TO BE HELD AT WHEATLAND ELEMENTARY!!!   9:15 - 10:15 - Parents get to rotate around to different Vendors (Dental/Vision/Playschools/Schools etc.) to ask questions and get information.  Golden Hills will have a table here- handing out Speech, Fine Motor and Speech pamphlets 10:15 - 12:45 - EDUCATIONAL SESSIONS- during this time the children are involved in acti...

May 7 - MOVIE NIGHT -Big Hero 6

Friends of Brentwood School Playground Fundraiser Movie Night May 7th, 2015 Brentwood School Gym Admission $4 per person or $15 per Family Bring pillows and blankets to make sitting on the floor more comfortable. Tickets sold at the door Doors open @ 630pm Movie Starts @7pm