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ParentsCanada Guide to Private School - Fall 2017

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Brookes Shawnigan Lake 2371 Shawnigan Lake Rd., Shawnigan Lake, BC, VOR 2W5 Brookes Shawnigan Lake is host to a vibrant learning community where each student shares in a journey of self-discovery and personal growth. We aim to inspire students to become academically engaged, physically healthy, artistically sensitive, service minded, globally aware, and rich in character. A co-ed day and boarding school, Brookes offers grades 7-12 and welcomes 150 students from 15 countries for a diverse learning experience. Brookes uses the International Baccalaureate as its platform for learning. Students are supported in a caring environment and given opportunities to learn about themselves and to take action in areas in which they are passionate. We teach about global issues by connecting ideas and stories locally, and strive to use our environment as a canvas for learning and action. Graduates move forward with the tools they need to thrive in the complex world beyond high school. At Brookes, we embrace creativity, build character and foster connectivity to deliver superior educational experiences across all Brookes campus locations. Year established 2009 Grades 7 to 12 Gender Co-ed Teacher to Child ratio 1:10 Boarding Yes Annual Fees $14,400- $47,500 Contact: Andrea Spinner | (250) 929-0506 Affi liations ParentsCanada Guide to Private School | 2017 44 | B R I T I S H C O L U M B I A Brentwood College School 2735 Mount Baker Rd., Mill Bay, BC V0R 2P1 Brentwood provides a modern, West Coast learning experience for global minded students who embrace the values of grit and joy. Brentwood is a progressive, co-ed boarding school for Grades 9 to 12 located on a spectacular oceanfront campus on Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada. Student choice is a unique part of our culture and a deciding factor in who attends the School. We believe when students truly choose to be here, and they're surrounded by a family of like-minded friends and supporters, they can be anything. This philosophy creates a warm, friendly, and passionate community of students from over 40 countries around the world who gain the independence and skills necessary to succeed in the post-secondary world. Prospective students are drawn to our school's innovative tripartite approach to academics, arts, and athletics; as well as our nurturing boarding environment and strong university preparatory programs. Our unique scheduling creates unrivalled opportunities for student discovery and growth. Not only is Brentwood a remarkable place to make lifelong friends while gaining a world-class education, it truly is where students choose to be. Year established 1923 Grades 9 to 12 Gender Co-ed Teacher to Child ratio 1:12 Boarding Yes Annual Fees $25,700- $48,800 Contact: Mr. Clayton Johnston | (250) 743-5521 Affi liations Fraser Academy 2294 West 10th Ave., Vancouver, BC V6K 2H8 Fraser Academy is a leader in the empowerment and education of students with dyslexia and language-based learning differences. Our students are bright; yet acquiring language skills can pose a challenge for them. A fully accredited, Gr 1-12 independent day school in Vancouver BC, more than 90% of our graduates go on to college and university. OUR PROGRAMMING FEATURES: • Maximum 10 students/class • Prescriptive, One-to-One Language Instruction • Personalized Programming • School-Wide Executive Function Curriculum • Firm Support Structure • Interactive Classrooms • Multisensory Learning Approach Building skills, confi dence and the experience of success from day one, we support each student to engage in achieving their full potential. Through a structured, individualized and therapeutic approach to teaching and learning, over time, student performance improves to align with intellectual potential. Call Brooke Ellison, Admissions Coordinator, at (604) 736-5575 to see if Fraser Academy is a fi t for your son or daughter. Year established 1982 Grades 1 to 12 Gender Co-ed Teacher to Child ratio 1:3 Boarding No Annual Fees $26,500- $31,250 Contact: Brooke Ellison | (604) 736-5575 Affi liations

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