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Our Schools

There are four key areas of action for Grasslands Public Schools:

  1. Enhanced Student Learning
  2. Maintain a Qualified, Engaged Staff
  3. Maintain a Positive Learning and Working Environment
  4. Promote Community Engagement

Grasslands Regional Division #6 covers an area of over 2 500 square miles in southeastern Alberta. Brooks, at its centre, is approximately 180 km southeast of Calgary and 110 km northwest of Medicine Hat, on Highway #1. Lethbridge is 160 km southwest of Highways #36 and #3.

Grasslands Regional Division operates thirteen schools and seven Hutterite colony schools. The communities supporting schools are as follows:

Bassano

Town 48 km northwest of Brooks on Highway #1, population approximately 1300.

Bassano School

Kindergarten - Grade 12
Principal: Vince Hill
Address: Box 60 Bassano, AB T0J 0B0
Phone: (403) 641-3577
Fax: (403) 641-4158

Brooks

Population of more than 14 000, is home to five regular schools and one outreach school.

Eastbrook Elementary School

Students residing East of 3 Street East NOT including Meadowlake, Meadowbrook nor Meadowplace areas in Brooks are directed to Eastbrook School.
Kindergarten - Grade 6
Principal: Clive Joseph
Address: 417 - 7 Street SE Brooks, AB
T1R 0H9
Phone: (403) 362-5464
Fax: (403) 793-2109

Griffin Park School

Students residing West of 3 Street East and South of Cassils Rd West or in Meadowlake, Meadowbrook or Meadowplace in Brooks are directed to Griffin Park School.
Kindergarten - Grade 6
Principal: Rob Suik
Address: 805 - 4 Avenue West Brooks, AB
T1R 0Z2
Phone: (403) 362-7555
Fax: (403) 793-2106

Brooks Junior High School

All Grade 7 to 9 students, residing in Brooks, are directed to Brooks Junior High School.
Grade 7 - Grade 9
Principal: Jim Burchell
Address: 124 - 4 Avenue East Brooks, AB
T1R 0Z3
Phone: (403) 362-3524

Brooks Composite
High School

All Grade 10 to 12 students, residing in Brooks, are directed to Brooks Composite High School.
Grade 10 - Grade 12
Principal: Grant Jensen
Address: 650 - 4 Avenue East Brooks, AB
T1R 0Z4
Phone: (403) 362-4814
Fax: (403) 362-0169

Sunrise School

Outreach Program, Home Schooling Program, Supported Learning Program.
Principal: Cathy Fox
Address: Box 1972 Brooks, AB T1R 1C7
Phone: (403) 793-2025
Fax: (403) 793-2275

Uplands School

Students residing West of 2nd Street East and North of Cassils Road West or in Princess Place area in Brooks are directed to Uplands School.
Kindergarten - Grade 6
Principal: Gord McDonald
Address: 145 Upland Boulevard Brooks, AB
T1R 0R1
Phone: (403) 362-2660
Fax: (403) 793-2108

Duchess

Village 15 km north of Brooks on Secondary Road #873, population approximately 980.

Duchess School

Kindergarten - Grade 12
Principal: Jeremy Payne
Address: Box 119 Duchess, AB T0J 0Z0
Phone: (403) 378-4948
Fax: (403) 378-4523

Gem

Hamlet 63 km northwest of Brooks, via Highway #36 and Secondary Road #556. Instruction offered in Grades 1 to 6. Students continue their education in Bassano or Rosemary.

Gem School

Grade 1 - Grade 6
Principal: David Blumell
Address: Box 39 Gem, AB T0J 1M0
Phone: (403) 641-2249
Fax: (403) 641-4456

Rainier

Hamlet 40 km south of Brooks, just off Highway #36. The school is known as Alcoma School. Instruction offered in Grades K to 9. Students continue their high school education in Brooks.

Alcoma School

Kindergarten - Grade 9
Principal: Dana Kohlman
Address: Box 119 Rainier, AB T0J 1M0
Phone: (403) 362-3741
Fax: (403) 362-8897

Rolling Hills

Hamlet 50 km southeast of Brooks, on Secondary Road #875. Instruction offered in Grades K to 9. Students continue their high school education in Brooks.

Rolling Hills School

Kindergarten - Grade 9
Principal: Nicole Short
Address: 302 - 4 Street Rolling Hills, AB T0J 2S0
Phone: (403) 964-3640
Fax: (403) 964-3659

Rosemary

Village 34 km northeast of Brooks on Secondary Road #550. Population approximately 300.

Rosemary School

Kindergarten - Grade 12
Principal: David Blumell
Address: Box 89 Rosemary, AB T0J 2W0
Phone: (403) 378-4493
Fax: (403) 379-4388

Tilley

Village 26 km southeast of Brooks, just south of Highway #1, population approximately 430. Instruction offered in Grades K to 9. Students continue their high school education in Brooks.

Tilley School

Kindergarten - Grade 9
Principal: Marty Leach
Address: 148 - 1 Street East Tilley, AB T0J 3K0
Phone: (403) 377-2233
Fax: (403) 377-2097

Hutterian Brethren Colony Schools

All Schools Grade 1-9

Bow City

Location: 40 km southwest of Brooks on Secondary Road #539.
Principal: Shelby Giesbrecht, Janet Page
Phone: (403) 362-3378
Fax: (403) 362-3378

Clearview

Location: 27 km north of Bassano, 82 km from Brooks.
Principal: Anthony Baer
Phone: (403) 641-2022
Fax: (403) 641-2023

Fairville

Location: 14 km northwest of Bassano, just off Highway #1.
Principal: Norma Paterson
Phone: (403) 641-2005
Fax: (403) 641-2005

Lathom

Location: 50 km west of Brooks, 30 km southeast of Bassano.
Principal: Rob Follis
Phone: (403) 641-4667

Newell

Location: 25 km north of Bassano, 80 km from Brooks.
Principal: Barret Bain
Phone: (403) 641-2001

Springside

Location: 50 km north of Brooks.
Principal: Brian Harris
Phone: (403) 378-4720
Fax: (403) 378-4720

Springview

Location: 70 km northwest of Brooks, via Highway #36 and
Secondary Roads #556 and 561.
Principal: Hugh Smith
Phone: (403) 641-2006