Category Archives: Social Life

Life on Campus

Mid-Term Break!

There are certain markers throughout the year that are highly anticipated.  None more than the first long break of the year – the fall mid-term break.  Although only 6 days, it does allow our students to fly home, visit friends … Continue reading

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Music to the ears

Okay, big news! My daughters listen to different music than I do! Yes, Hip Hop seems to be the order of the day at our house when they are home. It follows them everywhere. I get it. I was young … Continue reading

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Run Brentwood Run!

This past Sunday our students once again organized themselves to participate in the Run for the Cure.  For the 3rd consecutive year, Brentwood has raised more money than any other school on Vancouver Island.  This is no small feat and … Continue reading

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Courage

I often think about courage when I think of each of our Brentwood students and their parents.  What we can sometimes forget is the long process involved, even before students arrive at our school; the road is rarely an easy … Continue reading

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Sunny Days

What a September it has been here.  The wettest on record apparently.  I think it impacts adults more than young people.  As adults, we like to whine about things like rain and fog and clouds; we try to avoid the … Continue reading

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Brentwood in Globe and Mail

I hate spending money on advertising.  I’m always wishing there was a magical way to have people simply ‘know’ about Brentwood without having to drop a hard-earned dime into it.  A foolish pipe-dream I know. I love it when something … Continue reading

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Hello New Students, Hello World!

This past week 150 students from over 32 countries around the world arrived on our campus.  It is truly amazing seeing the seamless meshing of cultures on the first day.  It beckons one to envision so much promise in the … Continue reading

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