BRE Friday Communicator

FBBrackendale Elementary Holiday Auction on Facebook starts Friday, November 17th, at 6 pm and open until Saturday November 25th at 9pm.

Don’t miss out, there are many amazing auction items.

Support our school and do your Christmas shopping all at the same time!


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Do you LOVE to read?!

Do you want to be part of the Brackendale Reading Link Challenge TEAM?

Ms. Wong is looking for keen readers in Grades 4, 5 or 6 who want to be part of one of our FOUR reading teams at Brackendale.

We will meet every Thursday to read and discuss amazing books and compete to answer questions about their stories and characters.

The winning team will go on to compete at the Squamish Public Library!

Grade 4, 5 or 6 students who are interested, please meet Ms. Wong for an introductory meeting, in the library on Thursday, November 23 at 9:30 am.

Formal reports will be distributed to

each of the students on

Monday, November 27th

On Wednesday, November 29th and Thursday, November 30th all students will be dismissed at 2:00 pm to facilitate parent/teacher interviews. There will be early school buses on these days.  Buses will pick up students at 2:10 pm.Reporting

For your convenience we are offering “online” parent/teacher bookings.   You can book your parent/teacher interviews at the following link:

Appointments can also be made by calling the school at 604 898-3651

Please note that you will have to reregister each school year!


 Monday, November 20th

  • Britannia Beach Mine – Mrs. Stroh/Mr. Fieldhousechoir-happiness

Tuesday, November 21st

  • Choir – 12:05 pm in the music room – new members welcome

Wednesday, November 22nd


Thursday, November 23rd

  • Reading Link Challenge Team meeting – 9:30 am library


Friday, November 24th

  • Hot Lunch Day



 Brackendale Elementary Kids-Only Christmas Shop

Donations/Volunteers Needed

On Wednesday December 20th 2017the 6th Annual Kids- Only Christmas Shop will be open for business. This is a super fun event that allows the students to shop for their family members and loved ones. The gifts will range in price from $.25- $4 and will be 38287-211x240-kids_shoppingwrapped and sent home with the students. They love picking out the ‘perfect’ gift and experiencing the joy of giving.

As we gear up for the festive season, this is a great time to donate some of your gently used items that you no longer need to the Kids-Only Christmas Shop. We are looking for all sorts of cool/unique items for moms, dads, sisters, brothers, grandmas, grandpas etc. Books, movies, stuffed animals, toys, jewelry, mugs, frames, home décor….the options are endless.

Donations can be dropped off from now until Monday December 18th in the school foyer. Donations of Christmas wrap, ribbon and gift boxes are also needed.

We also need many volunteers to make this event a success so if you have a few hours to spare and want to be involved in this magical Kids-Only Christmas Shop please email Janet Boa (

Thank you for your support of this great event!

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