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West Coast Jazz Festival - For Rock Bands Too!

May 14, '18

Both the Beginner and Advanced Rock Bands journeyed to the Westcoast Jazz Festival hosted at the Vancouver Island University last week. This was the first time that the Westcoast Jazz festival had a rock band category. This new opportunity was an amazing way to learn how music festivals work and to expose new musicians to the music world. The...

Brentwood´s Best Drawers and Painters

May 13, '18

As the end of the year approaches, the drawing and painting crew worked like crazy to continue their final piece of the year. The final piece is a “free” painting - this means that the students can choose between painting a landscape, an animal, or making an abstract piece. Most projects in this class have been creating pieces inspired by...

West Coast Jazz Festival

May 13, '18

A few of Brentwood’s finest music ensembles recently had the opportunity to perform in the 25th annual West Coast Jazz Festival at Vancouver Island University in Nanaimo. On May 14th, Brentwood travelled to Nanaimo with their instruments in hand. It was a busy day but the results were outstanding. Both the Jazz and Beginner Rock Band received an...

First Taste On The Water

May 12, '18

Trying new things creates a well rounded person with priceless experience and wisdom. Here at Brentwood, any student has the opportunity to participate in the beginners’ rowing program. Learn to Row is the perfect third term sport for those wanting to experience a less competitive version of our renowned rowing program. Clear waters and sunny...

Badminton or Bust

May 12, '18

Brentwood Badminton, although often forgotten, has played and won their first tournament this year! On Wednesday, May 9, the group of eleven travelled to Duncan Christian School to play against Brookes, Chemainus, and Duncan Christian. Our whole team put their game faces on and played to win. Our team flawlessly defeated Duncan Christian School -...

Technology in our Walls?

May 12, '18

Mark Cuban, the owner of the Dallas Mavericks and co-founder of internet startup Broadcast.com, once said, “The world’s first trillionaires are going to come from somebody who masters AI and all its derivatives and applies it in ways we never thought of.” Welcome to the world of coding at Brentwood. We in the Coding 10 elective have been...

Singing Season Success

May 11, '18

Many people probably hear about the annual Brentwood rowing Regatta, and also know when it is time for AP Exams. They know about every ISAs, Islands, and Provincial tournament in sport, but little light is often shed on the busiest time of year for Brentwood’s music ensembles: festival season. The Brentwood Vocal Ensemble and Almost A Cappella...

Woodworking 101

May 10, '18

Every time I enter the Makerspace classroom my ears are serenaded with the humming symphony of machines whirring and slicing through wood like a hot knife through butter. On arts days many students pile in to learn the ways of woodworking from the master woodworker, Mr. Hunwick. Mr. Hunwick has thousands of hours of woodworking experience and is a...

Junior Girls Soccer

May 10, '18

The Junior Girls Soccer team’s season sadly came to an end on May 1st. Right from the beginning, the girls worked hard. Having girls who were new to the sport and others who have played for many years, the team put their all into practice. Our humorously sceptical coach, Mr. Collis, was an accepting and patient teacher of the team while talking...

Pride In Our Alumni

May 10, '18

A couple of months ago an old Brentonian sent OMNI a letter telling them about his interest in the club. Since then, he has bought flags for the club and supported us financially. He was interested in learning more about the club and promised that one day he would come and visit. OMNI stands for open minded non-discriminatory individuals, and...

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