Easter Break 2019

Hello Parents/Guardians,

Leave begins Friday, April 19th early morning (no classes) and return to campus is by 10:00 pm (PST) on Monday, April 22nd.

Please enter your child’s leave and return travel information by midnight Sunday, April 14th. Any travel requests or changes after this date will have to be arranged by the student/parents.

Early Leave or Late Return Requests

Requests for early leave or late return must be submitted to Marius Felix (marius.felix@brentwood.bc.ca) and the House Parents for approval. In the event the request is approved, the school will provide transportation if available (charge applicable). If school transportation is not available, the student/parents will be notified and will be responsible for booking and paying for the taxi.

When booking flights please note the departure and return times, students will be charged $20 each direction if they travel within these times. Any transportation outside of these times will result in a charge of $85 each direction.

Brentwood will supply transportation for the following (all times are PST):


Victoria Airport please note: we do not provide travel to or from Nanaimo Airport.

  • Departure - Friday, April 19th, buses will start leaving campus as early as 3:30 am.
  • Return - Monday, April 22nd, flights should be booked so that your child arrives at the airport by 8:30 pm. Please use the 24-hour clock when entering flight arrival time for Victoria into MySchool.

Ferries

  • Departure - Friday, April 19th, 9:00 am Swartz Bay sailing from Victoria or the 8:25 am Departure Bay sailing from Nanaimo.
  • Return - Monday, April 22nd, students are to be on the 7:00 pm Tsawwassen sailing from Vancouver or the 6:35 pm Horseshoe Bay sailing from West Vancouver.

Clipper - Victoria / Seattle

  • Departure - Friday, April 19th, 5:00 pm sailing from Victoria. A reservation is recommended.
  • Return - Monday, April 22nd, 8:00 am sailing from Seattle arriving in Victoria at 10:45 am.

Float Planes - please note: we do not provide travel to or from Maple Bay.

Nanaimo – Harbour Air

  • Departure – Friday, April 19th, flights should depart 9:00 am and later as students will travel with the Nanaimo Ferry students.
  • Return – Monday, April 22nd, flights should arrive before 5:00 pm.

Victoria – Harbour Air / Kenmore Air

  • Departure – Friday, April 19th, flights that depart after 9:00 am.
  • Return – Monday, April 22nd, flights should arrive before 5:00 pm.


Picking up/dropping off at the School

If you are planning on picking up or dropping off your child at the school please select the option, Brentwood Gates. This lets the Houseparent and Transportation Department know that you have made arrangements for your child.

How do I enter travel information?

Please login to MySchool (http://myschool.brentwood.bc.ca), and click Travel System on the left hand navigation to enter your travel details for this travel period.

If you have any travel questions, please email travelquestions@brentwood.bc.ca or call 250-743-5521.

If you have any technical questions, please do not hesitate to contact helpdesk@brentwood.bc.ca