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Brentwood this Week

Friday, June 25th - LAST Day for students!  Kindergarten Grad/Farewell/Report cards available on PowerSchool at 4pm.

Wednesday, August 25th - School office Re-opens

Wednesday, September 1st - School Resumes and Early Dismissal

Wishing you all the healthiest and happiest of summers!  Enjoy this time together.  Thank you for supporting us all through this most unusual and challenging year.  Good luck to all the Grade 6’s moving on to Junior High and to families that will be leaving our district and school.  We will miss you all!  

Contact

I will be checking email and voice messages periodically throughout the summer break. Please leave a detailed message and I will return as soon as I can.

Throughout the summer break, Brentwood Elementary is closed. It reopens on August 25 at 9am. If you have any school-related questions or concerns while the school is closed, contact EIPS Central Services—the office is open all summer to complete year-end activities and prepare for the 2021-22 school year.  Students return to school on September 1.  EIPS Central Office Summer Hours: June 28 to August 24 

Open:  Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.  Phone: 780-464-3477 

Lost and Found Final

Please encourage your child to visit the lost and found.  All items will be donated by Wednesday, June 23rd.  Everything is put out on a table for them to see.

School Supply Lists and Write-On Stationery Pick up

Pick up time: Tuesday, June 22nd 8:15-845am & 2:45-4pm

Write-on-Stationery Supplies now available for ordering.  (Please note this is OPTIONAL) If you choose not to order, please use the list as a guide.

*Delivery will be approximately the 3rd week in June to the school or home($10/fee) if order is placed by May 15th

*Please order for the grade your student will be in for the 21/22 year!!

*All orders placed now will be available for Home Delivery only.

**Please visit website for information

School Fees

Reminder to pay all outstanding school fees before the 2021/22 school year.  Thank you kindly. 

Outdoor for this Week

Looks like the weather is going to be amazing and the students will be spending plenty of time outside.  Please dress accordingly and have sunscreen applied and more in their backpack if they need it throughout the day.  Also, we have had numerous students with allergies(seasonal to grass, pollen etc) come to the office.  Remember to update your medical in PowerSchool so we are best prepared to help them.  

August News

We will be sending families all information at the end of August, before school starts.  Welcome video with information regarding Covid Updates, Doors, First Day Protocols etc.  Keep an eye on the website and your email.

Counsellor’s Corner 

**Please visit our website – Menu/Counsellor to see some amazing resources** 

Strathcona County is offering FREE summer programs. Check them all out on our school website HERE:  http://www.strathcona.ca/summeropportunities

Summer Camps

Northstars Football is now open for registration. Ages 7-15 years Keep your kids active and playing with friends! Northstarsfootball.com For more info: registrar@northstarsfootball.com, Samantha 780-905-4728 

Crescendo Music Studios is so pleased to announce our fantastic lineup of SUMMER CAMPS planned with our friends at A Charmed Affair!

We have returning favourites like Rock Band and Musical Theatre Camps, plus Pop Star, Superhero, Princess, Frozen and Mermaid camps too! 

Camps are a jam-packed full week of fun, from 9 am to 4 pm for kids ages 4-13. Early drop offs/late pick ups are also available. Camps will be held at Origin Road Studios (130 Broadway Blvd.) in Sherwood Park.

Camp is being planned with all current COVID sanitization practices and guidelines in place. Full refunds for all camps are available for any reason due to changes in government restrictions due to COVID or for any reason up to 2 weeks before the camp start date. If you need to cancel with less than 2 weeks notice before the start of the camp, a credit will be kept on file for you to use at either Crescendo Music Studios or A Charmed Affair.

To register please visit: https://crescendomusicstudios.ca/summer-camps-2021/

Indigenous Education blog

https://www.eips.ca/first-nations-metis-inuit/welcome

Yearbooks

Ordering deadline WAS  Sunday, June 13th.  Questions:  info@studiosphotography.ca| (780) 468-4929

Sorry NO late orders accepted. Will be delivered to the school this week and the students will bring them home.

Summer Hours at Elk Island Public Schools 

Throughout the summer break, Brentwood Elementary is closed. It reopens on August 25 at 9am. If you have any school-related questions or concerns while the school is closed, contact EIPS Central Services—the office is open all summer to complete year-end activities and prepare for the 2021-22 school year.  Students return to school on September 1.  EIPS Central Office Summer Hours: June 28 to August 24 

Open:  Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.  Phone: 780-464-3477 

New Fundraiser Mabel’s Labels

Simply go to campaigns.mabelslabels.com and search for Brentwood Elementary Sherwood Park.

Attendance Reporting (Please report to the OFFICE)  

We take attendance in the morning and afternoon for all students.  If you know your student will NOT be attending that day, morning or afternoon or any future days, please let us know via voicemail message or attendance email. Thanks in advance.

Student Transportation: 2021-22 registration is now open

Planning to use Student Transportation in the 2021-22 school year? If so, make sure your child is registered so Elk Island Public Schools (EIPS) can plan routes and send your child a bus pass before the first day of school. 

All students who indicated needing transportation services through the returning student registration process are now registered. Families registered will receive tentative route schedules and invoices by the end of the month—fees are due June 30, 2021.

For those students who didn’t indicate needing transportation service through the pre-enrolment process and want to now register, simply contact EIPS Student Transportation at 780-417-8151 or email st@eips.ca.

For more information about EIPS Student Transportation visit www.eips.ca/transportation.

NOTE: Families can pay fees online using the PowerSchool Parent Portal. To pay in-person contact Student Transportation to make an appointment.

Weekly Monday Morning Announcements on YouTube   

Please visit our main website page and click the YouTube sign to play video. 

2021-22 Division Calendars

The EIPS 2021-22 Division calendar and kindergarten calendar PDFs are now available. Highlights from the 2021-22 Division calendar include:

  • September 1: first day of classes
  • November 8-12: November break
  • December 22 to January 4: Christmas break
  • February 1: second semester begins
  • February 10-11: Teachers’ Convention
  • March 28 to April 1: spring break
  • June 28: last day of classes
  • June 29: last operational day before the summer break

EIPS Division calendar 2021-22 | EIPS kindergarten calendar 2021-22 

Social Media 

Instagram 

https://instagram.com/brentwoodeips?r=nametag 

WEBSITE www.brentwoodelementary.ca 

Please familiarize yourself with this website. You can find calendars, bell schedules, contacts, 

registration, links to PowerSchool etc. 

Emails 

If you have signed up to receive our emails and have not been getting them, please check  

your spam or junk. https://www.eips.ca/contact/subscribe 

*If you have an email change please update in PowerSchool and then it takes 24hrs to sync and  

then you can subscribe. 

Phone Calls 

We receive many, many calls so please leave a detailed message, and someone will return your 

call promptly. Email is Awesome!! 

Clothing Store 

New and improved Brentwood Clothing Store is now open.  This store will be open all year and the clothing is shipped directly to your home after you have placed your online order. 

https://brentwoodelementary.entripyshops.com/ 

 

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