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March 07, 2018
Thank you again to our Grade 6 students and staff for a successful Telemiracle Carnival.  This year we raised $2,734.60 for Telemiracle 42!


Telemiracle Carnival is almost here!

February 22, 2018
​The Brunswick Telemiracle Carnival is on Thursday, March 1.  The bake table is one of our most popular venues; therefore, we are asking each family to bring baked goods for our bake table. Please provide treats that are PEANUT/NUT FREE as we have children with peanut/nut allergies. Please cut them into...

100th Day of School

February 08, 2018
​The Grade Ones celebrated the 100th day of school on February 7th. As part of our learning and RESPECT for community we decided to see if we could gather 100 pieces of food to donate to the Melfort Food Bank. Thank you for showing care for others in our community Grade Ones! ...

Nature Themed Art Show

February 07, 2018
On Wednesday, February 7th, t he Sherven Art Gallery at the Kerry Vickar Centre held  an art op ening that showcased  artwork of students from all 3 Melfort elementary schools.  Students from Ms. Cote, Mrs. Kellington and Miss Thompson's art classes have art work included in this show.   Artwork will continue...

Roary and Dandy visit Brunswick School

January 26, 2018
​Roary and Dandy made a recent visit to Brunswick School during the Grade One assembly to check out our Respect tickets and the overflowing treasure chest. They are always such great examples of Respect and good choices! They were also showing their community pride and demonstrating Respect for our community of Melfort by wearing their...

Grade 4 Art Work Selected for 2018 Celebration of Indigenous Art Calendar

January 26, 2018
In need of a 2018 calendar?  Cumberland College and the North East School Division (NESD) partnered to develop the "Celebration of Indigenous Art Calendar".   Students from NESD and the College submitted a variety of artwork using different media.  Two of our Grade 4 students, Charlie and Eden had their artwork selected...

Brunswick Caring Christmas

December 01, 2017
​All families are invited to participate in a Brunswick “Caring Christmas”.  1. Secret Santa - Students are invited to donate a new unwrapped gift for a child (infant to age 14) to the Salvation Army Secret Santa program. We ask that these items are NOT of a violent nature. These gifts...

Remembrance Day Assembly

November 09, 2017
​We were very honoured to have several special guests from the Royal Canadian Legion and RCMP at our Remembrance Assembly this morning. Thank you to our special guests, Brunswick students and staff, and our school community for your attendance at this special event!

Education Week - "Building our Future by Learning Together"

October 22, 2017
​Education Week was lots of fun! Brunswick students participated in many activities, thinking about their future and how we learn together. Students enjoyed participating in many of these activities with their school buddy. Thank you to the many school community members who assisted with our Stone Soup lunch on Friday. The...

Fire Prevention Week

October 14, 2017
​Thank you to the Melfort Fire Department for the time they spent with our Kindergarten to Grade 3 students. The theme of Fire Prevention Week is "Plan for Two Ways Out!" ​ 

We Scare Hunger

October 03, 2017
WE SCARE HUNGER! Brunswick School has partnered with Melody Motors in the month of October for the program called “WE SCARE HUNGER” to  support the Melfort Food Bank.
* A personalized food collection box was brought to Brunswick School by Melody Motors staff.
* We are inviting families of Brunswick School to support this project to help...

Open House and Family Picnic

September 27, 2017
Thank you for joining us on this beautiful fall day for our Open House and Family Picnic! ​

Orange Shirt Day - September 29th

September 22, 2017
​Orange Shirt Day is a legacy of the St. Joseph Mission residential school commemoration event held in Williams Lake in the Spring of 2013.
It grew out of Phyllis’ account of losing her shiny new orange shirt on her first day of school at the Mission and it has become...

Thank you

June 24, 2017
​ Thank you to  Wright's Greenhouse  for hosting the Grade One students in Melfort as part of their Science class about living things. The sharing of your time, and knowledge of plants was very much appreciated. We would also like to thank you for your kindness and generosity. Our students had...

Year End Buddy Activity

June 16, 2017
​All Brunswick students have a "buddy" at our school. Each classroom is paired up with another classroom, and individuals develop relationships with their school friend through various learning activities and tasks. Today was part 1 of our year end buddy celebrations! A lot of fun was had playing memory, having relays,...

Track and Field

June 10, 2017
​Thank you and congratulations to all of our students who participated in our Track and Field Day! Thank you to all of our volunteers, families, local businesses, SCC members, MUCC students, Melfort Multi-K, Meyers/Norris/Penny food booth volunteers, and Brunswick School Students and Staff for making this an excellent Track and Field...

Brunswick in Bloom

June 02, 2017
​ Thank you to  George Home Hardware  for their donation of flowers to brighten up the front entrance of our school. The Grade Ones students of Brunswick School recently planted flowers and bean seeds​, and enjoyed working in our new Outdoor Learning Area! We are also enjoying watching the Canada 150 tulips bloom...

Outdoor Learning Area

May 12, 2017
​ Phase One of our Outdoor Learning Area is complete! Thank you to Mel-View Metal for all of your work to get this project finished!

Brunswick School Celebration of Learning

April 12, 2017
​Tuesday, April 25, 2017 5:00-7:30 PM (Student Last Name A to J)
Wednesday, April 26, 2017 5:00-7:30 PM (Student Last Name K to Z)
This celebratory event is for students and parents to join us at school to experience what is being learned, have students demonstrate their abilities to their parents, and set...

Melfort Legion - School Awards

March 30, 2017
​Congratulations to students from Grades 1-6 who were awarded prizes for their Remembrance Day posters, poems and essays. Presentations were made by members of our Melfort Legion. Congratulations also to Jarvis Szakacs who received 1st place for Zones and 3rd place in Districts. Great work Brunswick School!


Parent-Teacher Contact and Interview Option

March 15, 2017
Do you have questions about your child's progress in school? Are you wondering how your child's learning can be supported? Please call or e-mail your child's teacher at any time during the school year for an update or book a time to meet. Brunswick School will continue to promote the philosophy...

Telemiracle Carnival

March 03, 2017
​ * The grand total raised at our Telemiracle Carnival was $3277.25!!!! 
* Thank you so much for your very generous support of this fundraiser.
 * The Grade 6 students had fun planning and putting on the carnival, but couldn't have done it without your donations of prizes, raffle...

Telemiracle Carnival - Prize Donations Needed

January 24, 2017
Brunswick grade 6 students will again be hosting our annual carnival as a school fundraiser for Telemiracle, but we need support from Brunswick families to make it a fun event for our students. We require a large quantity of gently-used toys, games, puzzles, books, etc. that could be used for prizes...

Mr. Circus Isaac Giradin visits Brunswick School

January 13, 2017
​ Isaac Girardin (Mr. Circus) was at Brunswick School on January 12th working with Brunswick students in PE classes on skills related to juggling scarves, spinning plates, and twirling hand sticks! ​  ​​

Student Art Show January 9th

January 05, 2017
Mrs. Kellington's, Miss Cote's, and Miss Thompson's classes are participating in an art show at the Sherven-Smith Art Gallery at Kerry Vickar Centre, Marguerite Riel Centre, and also at the Northern Lights Gallery. The gala opening for the art show will be on Monday, January 9 th . It will begin at the Marguerite...

Brunswick School Caring Christmas Project

December 19, 2016
Thank you to everyone who supported the Brunswick School Caring Christmas Project! * We had 315 lbs of food donated for the Melfort Food Bank.
* A truck box full of toys were delivered to the Melfort Salvation Army.
* Also, $391.85 was donated during our Christmas Concerts to support our...

Remembrance Day Assembly

November 09, 2016
Thank you to students, staff, and community members who attended our Remembrance Day Assembly on Wednesday, November 9th. We were also very honored to have several special guests at our Assembly from the Royal Canadian Legion, the Royal Canadian Mounted Police, and the Royal Canadian Air Force.  Let's take time to remember....  

We Scare Hunger

October 21, 2016
"We Scare Hunger" update:
* We were able to collect 149 LBS of food for the Melfort Food Bank!
* Thank you for all of your support to help those in need here in Melfort.


Brunswick Cross Country Team

October 14, 2016
Congratulations to our Grade 5 and 6 Cross Country Team! These runners competed in races in Star City and Tisdale this fall and persevered through some unusual weather. Great work Grade 5 & 6!

Brunswick School Open House and Family Picnic

September 30, 2016
Our Brunswick Family Picnic and Open House was a huge success with great weather and a fantastic turnout. Thank you for joining us this week !

Safety at our Crosswalks

September 30, 2016
* Please remember that families and students should be using our crosswalks to safely arrive and leave school.  
* Our safety patrollers are on duty to help students and families cross the streets safely before school, at lunch time, and after school. Thank you!

Tisdale Day Camp Climbing Wall

June 25, 2016
On June 20th, Brunswick students had the opportunity to participate in wall climbing events as part of their Physical Education curriculum. ​

Track and Field Day

June 18, 2016
​Thank you and congratulations to all of our students who participated in our Track and Field Day! We had a full day of sportsmanship and Brunswick Pride. This year there were a total of 558 Personal Best ribbons won. Also, a total of 5 school records were broken and 1 record...

Thank you!

May 27, 2016
​A special thank you to George Home Hardware for the donation of the flowers that have been planted at the front of our school.

Mosaic Extreme School Makeover Challenge

May 14, 2016
​Brunswick School was selected as a recipient of this year's makeover challenge. We will be receiving $10,000 to further enhance our nutrition programming next year to support our students! Thank you to The Mosaic Company, Breakfast for Learning, and the Saskatchewan School Boards Association for their support!

Roughrider Reading Challenge

May 14, 2016
​Mrs. Bittman's Grade 2 class won the Rider Reading Month school literacy program challenge! Jorgen Hus of the Saskatchewan Roughriders spent the afternoon with the Grade 2 class and talked to Grade 1 to 3 students about the importance of reading and treating others with RESPECT! 

Legion School Awards

March 18, 2016
Many Brunswick students were recently recognized for their contributions to the annual Remembrance Day poster, poem and essay contest. Members of the Melfort Legion were at Brunswick School to award prizes to many students who submitted their award winning work. Brunswick students won in the local, zone, district and provincial levels....

Telemiracle Carnival

March 05, 2016
The grand total raised at our Telemiracle Carnival was $3675.45! This is a new record for Brunswick School!!  Thank-you so much for your very generous support of this fundraiser.  The Grade Six students had fun planning and putting on the carnival, but couldn't have done it without your donations of prizes,...

Red Cross Pink Day

March 02, 2016
​On Wednesday, February 24th Brunswick students and staff took part in the Red Cross Saskatchewan Day of Pink. We wore Pink to show support for anti-bullying initiatives. #ImagineNoBullying

Wide Open Theatre Presentation

March 01, 2016
​On Tuesday, February 23rd the Wide Open Theatre Company from Saskatoon performed a dramatic production for our Pre-K to Grade 3 students. Using puppetry, the three actors re-told many of Robert Munsch's favorite stories!

Caring Christmas

December 22, 2015
​Thank you to everyone who supported the Brunswick School Caring Christmas project to assist families in Melfort! A huge amount of toys were delivered to the Melfort Salvation Army and over 368lbs of food was taken to the Melfort Food Bank!

Remembrance Day

November 13, 2015
​Our annual Remembrance Day assembly was held on Tuesday, November 10th at 11am. We had many members of the Melfort Legion, Melfort RCMP, and our Brunswick School community present. Thank you for showing respect for our veterans and troops.

We Scare Hunger Food Drive

November 05, 2015
 In the month of October, we collected a total of 230.6 lbs of food for the Melfort Food Bank!
On behalf of Melody Motors, Ken Madraga presented our school with a $100.00 donation to show appreciation for taking part in this excellent project.
We will be using the donation to further...

Halloween Costume Parade

November 01, 2015
​On Friday, October 30th Brunswick students, staff, and family members enjoyed our annual costume parade. Thank you to members of our school community who were able to come and enjoy our Brunswick Pride and school spirit.

Tornado Hunter Presentation

October 23, 2015
​Our Grade 4-6 students had a chance to attend a presentation by Rocky Forbes of the Tornado Hunters at Maude Burke School on Tuesday, October 20th. The presentation shared Ricky's experiences as a storm chaser and various pictures and videos of his experiences chasing different types of weather.

Fearlessly Kind

October 18, 2015
​The Brunswick School Grade 5 and 6 girls had the opportunity to attend the "Fearlessly Kind" girls event on Friday, October 16th with many other girls from other schools in the NESD. This event was an inspirational, motivational, and fun presentation covering the complexities of girl world relationships, self-esteem, and unrealistics pressures and expectations, providing...

Brunswick School Open House and Family Picnic

September 27, 2015
Thank you to all of our Brunswick families and school community that were able to attend our annual open house and family picnic. We enjoyed a beautiful noon hour with lots of sunshine. Thank you for taking time to visit our school and your child's classroom. You are an important part...

New playground Equipment

September 13, 2015
​ Our new playground equipment has been installed on the South and North ends of the playground! Thank you to our fabulous volunteers! We COULD NOT have done this without your support.  

New Playground Equipment

September 13, 2015
​ Our new playground equipment has been installed on the South and North ends of the playground! Thank you to our fabulous volunteers! We COULD NOT have done this without your support. Our South playground is now wheelchair accessible and has additional play structures for those students with limited mobility.  ...

Rock Wall Climbing Program

June 17, 2015
​Students at Brunswick School recently had an opportunity to climb the rock wall presented by the Tisdale Day Camps. This program provides students in Physical Education to access an activity in an alternate environment.


Track and Field Day

June 17, 2015
​ Thank you and congratulations to all of our students who participated in our Track and Field Day last week! We had a full day of great sportsmanship and Brunswick School pride! This year there were a total of 444 Personal Best ribbons won. Also, a total of 5 school records...

Legion Contest Winners

May 27, 2015
​Members of the Melfort Legion were present at our recent assembly to award students who participated in the annual Legion contests. Congratulations to all winners!