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  • School Philosophy

    School Philosophy

    It is the mission of Brander Gardens School to ensure 1 year of growth for every student.  We create a positive environment to inspire self-discovery and a love of learning by supporting students academically, emotionally, and socially.  We engage students, families, staff and community stakeholders in this ongoing process.

     

    Student Rights and Responsibilities

    Attached is the Brander Gardens School Students Rights and Responsibilities document for your information.  This handbook has been updated with input from students, parents and staff.

    If you have any questions, you are welcome to contact Brander Gardens School at brander@epsb.ca.

    Student Rights and Responsibilities

     

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  • French Immersion Program

    French Immersion Program

    Brander Gardens School offers French Immersion programming for students Kindergarten through grade 6. Students typically commence French Immersion in Kindergarten or Grade One.

     

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  • Regular (English) Program

    Regular (English) Program

    Brander Gardens School offers Regular programming for students Kindergarten through grade 6.  We strive to offer programming for all students, including special needs students, in an inclusive environment. 

    For official and up to date information regarding our school's catchment boundaries, please refer to  www.epsb.ca 'Find a School Tool.'

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  • Clubs & Activities

    Clubs & Activities

    Clubs and activities vary from year to year based on staff expertise and student interest. They may include, but are not limited to:

    • Art Club
    • Drama Club
    • Indoor Track Club
    • Intramural Sports
    • Running Club
    • Scrabble Club
    • Student Council
    • Student Announcers
    • Senior Choir
    • Junior Choir
    • Primary Choir 

     

    AMA Patrols

    Students in Grade six are invited to volunteer as our AMA patrols.

    They are on duty in front of the school from 8:25 to 8:40 a.m., 11:35-11:50 a.m., 12:15-12:30 p.m. and 3:30-3:45 p.m.(2:25 to 2:40 p.m. on Thursdays).

     

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  • SCHOOL SUPPLIES 2020-21

    SCHOOL SUPPLIES 2020-21

    SCHOOL SUPPLIES 2020-21
     
    While we don't have the details on re-opening of schools yet but we do know that students will need school supplies.   
     
    We are pleased to offer school supply packages through WRITE-ON-STATIONERY for grades 1-6. 
     
    Order deadline is Friday, July 24 2020.  All orders will be delivered to the school in August.
     
    To order school supply packages:
     
    Go to https://www.write-on.ca/shop/
    • Click on “PARENTS – Order Here”
    • School Name: Brander Gardens School
    • Choose your grade and place your order.  Please be sure to select the correct supply list.
    • Complete your order by clicking ‘PLACE ORDER’
    • You will receive an automatic email confirmation to confirm your order has been received
    •  Pay by: VISA, MC, AMEX, Visa Debit and Interac On-line.

    If you have any order questions please contact Write-On-Stationery directly.
    T: 780-486-4169
    E: marhea@write-on.ca

    Please note that it is optional for parents to order through Write-On-Stationery.  If you choose not to order then it is your responsibility to purchase school supplies from elsewhere and have your child (ren) bring the supplies to school. 
     
    Kindergarten parents:  The kindergarten fee that will be due when the school re-opens will cover all school supplies.  However, please have your child bring the following items to school:
    • Backpack - big enough for library books and notes (11 x 17)
    • Velcro indoor running shoes with non-marking soles

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  • Instructional Focus

    Instructional Focus

    Our Mission:  We work with families and community partners to provide safe, caring, healthy, diverse, inclusive and equitable learning experiences that engage students to achieve their full potential in an increasingly interdependent world. 

     

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Welcome to Brander Gardens School!

 

Brander Gardens School is a learning community where all students and their families are welcome.  

We focus on high quality, engaging learning experiences for all students, as well as developing future citizens of the world.  We work with families and community partners to provide safe, caring, healthy, diverse, inclusive and equitable experiences that engage students to achieve their full potential in an increasingly interdependent world. 

 

Principal's Message

The staff and I would like to welcome all students and their families to Brander Gardens Elementary School. 

We look forward to working closely with you and your children throughout the school year. We will strive to provide a nurturing, safe and secure learning environment that will enable our students to grow intellectually, socially, emotionally and physically. 

Our goal is for every student to experience success in their studies and to become excellent citizens of Brander Gardens.

Yours in learning,

Jill Kwasniewski