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School Bus Information   <<<Click here & enter your Student ID & PIN number that you received in the letter that was mailed to you from Annapolis Valley Regional School Board



AVRSB School Re-Configuration West Hants Transition Plan < click link for information


AVRSB Electoral Boundary Review

Notice of Public Meeting

Tuesday, November 24, 2015
7:00 p.m.
AVRSB Regional Office, Second Floor Boardroom
121 Orchard Street, Berwick

The Annapolis Valley Regional School Board is currently conducting a review of the electoral boundaries of its school board electoral districts.

The public is invited to provide comments on the current school board electoral boundaries and input on possible changes and/or factors for consideration.

For more information on the Electoral Boundary Review, visit

Submissions can be made in-person at the November 24 Public Meeting, by email to or by mail:

Attn: Board Secretary
121 Orchard Street, PO Box 340
Berwick, NS  B0P 1E0




STUDENT ACCIDENT INSURANCE- click on link to register - School Accident Insurance



The new Provincial School Code of Conduct is now available online from the Department of Education and Early Childhood Development website: English 




Early Development Instrument (EDI) Data Collection in February

As part of an ongoing study about children’s developmental health, school boards across Canada are collecting anonymized data on primary students as part of the Early Development Instrument (EDI) initiative. This year, all primary classes throughout the province will be involved in the study; Nova Scotia participated in this in 2013.  The Offord Centre for Child Studies at McMaster University, the Department of Education and Early Childhood Development and each School Board in the province have contracted to complete this work. Read More...




Vision Statement

Our community....making a difference, guiding life-long learners

Mission Statement

The Brooklyn District Elementary School community strives to provide a safe atmosphere that

  • challenges all learners to reach their personal, social and academic potential
  • supports mutual respect, fairness and empathy
  • motivates all partners to be lifelong learners and responsible citizens

Daily Schedule


  • 7:50 am - School Opens
  • 8:35 am - Classes Start
  • 10:35 am - Recess
  • 12:25 pm- Lunch
  • 2:39 pm - Dismissal (*Due to Unforeseen circumstances buses may arrive at bus stops at up to 5 minutes eariler or later than scheduled)


8008 Highway 14

Newport  NS  B0N 2A0

Phone: 902-757-4120

Fax:  902-757-4125




Please remember that Brooklyn School is Peanut/nut and shellfish smart - no peanut or nut products and

no shellfish please


SEPTEMBER  2016                                                 

  • September 5           Labor Day - No School
  • September 7           First day of School for students
  • September 12         CANTEEN SERVICES BEGIN
  • September 12         BREAKFAST PROGRAM BEGINS
  • September 15         Open House 7 pm
  • September 16         Future Farm Day Windsor Exhibition  (All Students Attend)
  • September 20       Home & School Meeting - 6:30 pm Music Room
  • September 26         Terry Fox Run
  • September 30         Regional Inservice – West Hants – No School for Students



Annapolis Valley Regional School Board
121 Orchard Street
Berwick, Nova Scotia, Canada B0P 1E0
Toll Free: 1-800-850-3887, Phone: 902-538-4600
Fax: 902-538-4630