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Empire’s Report Card: Wyndfield Schools

Schools play a major role in the growth of your family, and are often one of the most important considerations when buying a new home. To help our Wyndfield homeowners navigate their way through their new school options, we’ve put together this handy guide on all things education. If you’re planning on visiting, which we highly recommend, use our handy map to plan your best route.

SCHOOL DISTRICTS

Wyndfield falls under the Grand Erie District School Board. Here’s everything you need to know about your school options, including size, extra curriculars and sports. Keep in mind this information is always changing and evolving from year to year, and it’s important to meet with prospective schools to get a sense of the atmosphere and educational experience they have to offer.

ELEMENTARY SCHOOLS

Walter Gretzky Elementary School

  • Address: 365 Blackburn Drive, Brantford ON, N3T0G5
  • Phone: (519)770-1288
  • Principal: Grant Mckinnell
  • Size: 560
  • Grade Range: Kindergarten – Grade 8
  • Distance: 1 minute drive/4 minute walk
  • Extra curriculars and sports: Future Access, School Council, Track & Field, Math Club,
  • Full day kindergarten: yes

Ryerson Heights Elementary School

  • Address: 33 Dowden Avenue, Brantford ON, N3T 0A3
  • Phone: (519)752-8814
  • Principal: Lisa VanLeeuwen
  • Size:
  • Grade Range: Kindergarten – Grade 8
  • Distance: 4 minute drive
  • Extra curriculars: EcoTeam, Glee Club, Art Club
  • Sports: Cross Country, Soccer, Three pitch, Volleyball, Basketball, Badminton, Ball Hockey, Golf, Track and Field, Swimming
  • Full day kindergarten: yes

 

Secondary

Brantford Collegiate Institute & Vocational School

  • Address: 120 Brant Ave, Brantford, ON N3T 3H3
  • Phone: (519) 759-3210
  • Principal: Ann Myhal
  • Size: 1200
  • Grade Range: Grade 9 – 12
  • Distance: 8 minute drive
  • Extra curriculars: Acceptance For All, Activism, Anime, Arts Council, A/V, Cheerleading, Chess, Debate, Eco Club, Geocaching, Impact, Key Club, Link Crew, Relay 4 Life, Sears Drama Festival, Student Health Advisory Committee, Students’ Council, Video Game Club
  • Sports: Badminton, Baseball, Basketball, Cheerleading, Cross Country, Curling, Girls Fastball, Football, Golf, Hockey, Rugby, Soccer, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, Wrestling

North Park Collegiate & Vocational School

  • Address: 280 N Park St, Brantford, ON N3R 4L1
  • Phone: (519) 759-2560
  • Principal: Philip Midgley
  • Size: N/A
  • Grade Range: 9 – 12
  • Distance: 13 minute drive
  • Extra curriculars: AB Project, Athletic Banquet Organizing Committee, Band, Chess Club, Choir, Drama, Fibre Frenzy, Gay Straight Alliance, Green Smiles, League of Legends Team, OSAID, Lean on Me, Positive Vibes Baking Club, Native Pride, Impact, Saxophone Ensemble, Students’ Council, Trojan Athletic Society, United Nations/Interact, Varsity Math, Weight Room, White Pine Book Club
  • Sports: Basketball, Curling, Wrestling, Rugby, Soccer

 

Catholic

The Catholic School system is also an option. Wyndfield is part of the Brant Haldimand Norfolk Catholic District School Board.

St Basils Catholic Elementary School

  • Address: 365 Blackburn Drive, Brantford ON, N3T0G5
  • Phone: (519) 752-4111
  • Principal: Lisa Kuyper
  • Size: N/A
  • Grade Range: Kindergarten – Grade 8
  • Distance: 1 minute drive/4 minute walk
  • Extra curriculars and sports: Basketball, Cross Country

St. Gabriel Catholic Elementary School

  • Address: 14 Flanders Drive, Brantford, ON, N3T 6M2
  • Phone: (519) 756-4706
  • Principal: Joe DiFrancesco
  • Size: N/A
  • Grade Range: Kindergarten – Grade 8
  • Distance: 3 minutes
  • Extra curriculars and sports: Track & Field, Volleyball, Soccer, Basketball, Cross Country, Have-A-Go

Assumption College School

  • Address: 257 Shellard Lane, Brantford, ON N3T 0M7
  • Phone: (519) 751-2030
  • Principal: Allison Hayes
  • Size: 1450
  • Grade Range: Grade 9 – 12
  • Distance: 2 minute drive
  • Extra curriculars: Auto Club, Board Games Club, Book Club, Concert and Intermediate Band, Drama Club, Environment Club, First Nations Student Advisory, French Club, games Club, Graphic Stories Club, Health club, Il Club Italiano, Le Club Francais, Misson trips, Model UN, Music Ministry, Prefects, School magazine, Student Council, Vocal Ensemble, Writing Club, Yearbook Club.
  • Sports: Badminton, Baseball, Basketball, Curling, Figure Skating, Football, Golf, Hockey, Lacrosse, Rugby, Soccers, Tennis, Track and field, Volleyball

In our experience nothing compares to an actual visit. Sometimes reports and stats don’t take into account the amazing teachers and staff or overall atmosphere of a school. At the end of the day different kids connect with different environments and what works for one family might be different for the next. Spend the time visiting, meeting and talking to families who already attend the school and use our info as a launching point to find the school that’s right for you.