Spring Break 2020

Hello Parents/Guardians,

Leave begins Friday, March 6th early morning (no classes) and return to campus is by 10:00 pm (PST) on Monday, March 23rd.

Please enter your child’s leave and return travel information by midnight Sunday, March 1st.*

The travel in MySchool will close after this date and will reopen once all students have left Campus on March 6th.

Please enter return travel information by midnight Wednesday, March 18th.*

*Any travel requests or changes after this date will have to be arranged by the student/parents.

*If your child is participating in the 2020 Europe Trip - please select "Brentwood Gates" and type Europe Trip in the comments.*

*If your child is participating in the 2020 Swaziland Trip - please select "Brentwood Gates" and type Swaziland Trip in the comments.*

Early Leave or Late Return Requests

Requests for early leave or late return must be submitted to Liam Sullivan (liam.sullivan@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, March 6th, buses will start leaving campus as early as 3:30 am.
  • Return - Monday, March 23rd, 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, March 6th, 9:00 am Swartz Bay sailing from Victoria or the 8:25 am Departure Bay sailing from Nanaimo.
  • Return - Monday, March 23rd, 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, March 6th, TBC.
  • Return - Monday, March 23rd, TBC.

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

Nanaimo – Harbour Air

  • Departure – Friday, March 6th, flights should depart 9:00 am and later as students will travel with the Nanaimo Ferry students.
  • Return – Monday, March 23rd, flights should arrive before 5:00 pm.

Victoria – Harbour Air / Kenmore Air

  • Departure – Friday, March 6th, flights that depart after 9:00 am.
  • Return – Monday, March 23rd, 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