Graham Bell-Victoria

Brantford, Grand Erie District School Board
Website: http://www.granderie.ca/schools/grahambell/about-us

The Graham Bell – Victoria school is a small Kindergarten to Grade 6 school located in central Brantford. At the school, there are 25 staff and 172 students, with the majority of students (75%) that live within walking distance to school and the remainder of students (25%) that are bussed to school. Graham Bell – Victoria school partners with community organizations and volunteers to help meet the needs of its students. For example, Brant Food for
Thought provides a breakfast and snack program at the school and Strong Start Reading volunteers help support the literacy of young students.

Shared Resources

Take a look at the great resources this school has already created to share on the project…

Graham Bell-Victoria School: Board Meeting Presentation (March 2018; PDF Format)
Graham Bell-Victoria School: Board Meeting Presentation (March 2018; PPTX Format)

Graham Bell-Victoria School: Math Manipulatives Fair (PDF Format)
Graham Bell-Victoria School: Math Manipulatives Fair (PPTX Format)
Graham Bell-Victoria School: Math Manipulatives Fair Flyer (DOCX Format)
Graham Bell-Victoria School: Math Manipulatives Fair Flyer (PDF Format)

Graham Bell-Victoria School: Numeracy Games Booklet
Graham Bell-Victoria School: Estimation Activity 01
Graham Bell-Victoria School: Estimation Activity 02
Graham Bell-Victoria School: Take-Home Package

Graham Bell-Victoria School: MS PowerPoint Slide Holiday Message

School Successes

Members of the school Action Team attended the launch session with the Parent Engagement Project Team members on October 16th, 2017. The school hosted a Math Engagement Room during its Christmas/Winter Family Social Event in December, 2017. Activities included numeracy math games involving dice, cards, and markers. Parents were given math take-home kits at the end of the evening.

Moving Ahead—The Action Team is meeting during early 2018 to discuss its parent engagement plans for the year.

School Action Team Members

Graham Bell – Victoria School’s Action Team includes two administrators and five teachers:

John Poulimenos — Principal
Allison Cole — Vice Principal
Lisa Metcalf — LRT/Prep Math Lead
Sherry Wrobel — Grade 1
Allyson Loyens — Grade 3
Mary-Jane Hutfloetz — Grade 4/5
Amy Hughes — Grade 6