Archive | December, 2014


12 Dec

Our Winter Concert has been rescheduled to Monday night, Dec. 15 at 7:00 p.m. Please join us and bring a non-perishable food item for the Vaughan Food Bank.

Winter Concert CANCELLED!!

11 Dec

Due to the inclement weather conditions, the YRDSB has made a determination that all schools cancel after school activities. Tonight’s Winter Concert is Cancelled.

The concert will be held next Thursday, Dec. 18th at 7:00 pm.

Last Day to order the Fundscrip Gift Cards

10 Dec

Dec 10th, is the deadline to order the Fundscrip gift cards to guarantee delivery before Christmas? A percentage of the amount given to purchase the gift cards comes back to Brownridge. Please follow the link

Clothing Cupboard Helping Our Community

10 Dec

The Clothing Cupboard is a community clothing bank run by the Family Resource Centre in partnership with Jewish Family and Child Services. It operates out of the 3rd floor in the Promenade and offers clothing to families (all Faiths) who are in need. At this current time, there are NEW children’s boots up to size 6, snow suits for younger children, children/youth winter jackets for girls and boys from sizes 6-14 and a variety of sizes of snowpants. The items are on a first come first serve basis and are limited. Please call 416 219-4940 Mon-Thurs between the hours of 10-4, or you can also email to set up a time to meet.

They require one piece of ID proofing residency in York Region.

The Clothing Cupboard also accepts very gently used, seasonal clothing. Please read attached flyer Clothing Cupboard-donations

Winter Concert Dec. 11 at 7:00 p.m.

9 Dec

Our annual Winter Concert is this Thursday at 7:00 p.m. The following classses/choirs will be performing: Mrs. Parish, Ms Wong, Mrs Derfel, Mr. Tancon, Ms Large, Mrs. Cutler Grad5/6, Ms Lovatsis, Junior Choir, and the Nothin’ But Treble Choir. The other classes will be performing at the Spring Concert.

For students performing, please do your best to wear black on the bottom and white on the top. You need to be at school 15 minutes prior to concert start, 6:45. Parents, we encourage you to stay for the entire concert (one hour) and enjoy the presentations. The students will be supervised by teachers when they are not performing.

Brownridge is supporting our local food bank for the holiday season. We encourage families to bring non-perishable food item(s) concert night. The collection bins are in the front foyer. Thank you for your support.

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Lunch Assistants NEEDED!

9 Dec

We are looking for lunch assistants for the new school year. This a paid position ( 5 hours total per week). Please contact the school office, 905-660-3083,  if you are interested or know of someone who would be a good candidate.

Lost and Found

9 Dec

We have laid out the clothing from our lost and found on tables in our front hallway. We have an extensive variety of clothing! We encourage you to check for items that may have been lost at school. If you come during the school day, you need to sign in at the office first.


Please Join Us! It’s Family Movie TONIGHT at Brownridge

4 Dec

family movie night poster December 2014

Message From Trustee Susan Geller

4 Dec

As we near the end of 2014, I hope everyone has had a great school year so far.

Thanks to everyone who, as part of our school team, helped out in any manner, and found opportunities to get involved with the life of the school.

Thanks to your support and the hard work and commitment of our staff, students, families and community partners, we continue to move forward in achieving what is best for the students.

Please make sure you do not forget those who may not have family and friends to enjoy the holidays with. So, spread the holiday cheer.

Best wishes to everyone for a safe and happy holiday season and a wonderful start to the new year.



New Hot Lunch Forms

2 Dec

New hot lunch forms are being sent out next week for the January-March period. We would like to send out the form electronically as well as hard copy so that the deadline for return is met. To receive electronic communication regarding hot lunch order forms, etc.,please go to our Brownridge Website (link in school information) and enter your e-mail address to subscribe to electronic communications of a commercial nature.