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  • Athletics

    Athletics

    Teams provide opportunities for students to develop their expertice in a variety of areas. Please read more below to find description of each team and the Athletics calendar.

    Note: Students must maintain good behaviour, attendance and relationships with the staff and students in order to be considered for these privileges. The school reserves the right to allow or not allow students to attend or participate in school-sponsored activities or other occasions where students are representing John D. Bracco School at any time.

    If families are interested in seeing financial support for sport registrations, please visit www.kidsportcanada.ca. All kids can Play! 


    Badminton

    Teams: Boys Singles, Girls Singles, Boys Doubles, Girls Doubles, Mixed Doubles

    Season: March to April


    Basketball

    Teams: Junior Boys, Junior Girls, Senior Boys, Senior Girls

    Season: December to March


    Cheer

    Teams: Division 1 Coed, Division 2 Coed

    Season: September to March


    Cross Country Running

    Track Meets: Cross Country Cities, Running Room Games, Spring Run Club

    Season: September to October, February to March, March to May


    Football (Flag)

    Teams: Boys, Girls

    Season: April to June


    Rugby (Flag)

    Teams: Boys, Girls

    Season: April to June


    Slo Pitch

    Teams: Coed

    Season: April to June


    Soccer

    Teams: Boys, Girls

    Season: September to October

    For more information on the JDB Soccer Institute see the following links...


    Track & Field

    Track Meets: School Meet, Zone Meet, City Meet

    Season: May


    Volleyball

    Teams: Junior Boys, Junior Girls, Senior Boys, Senior Girls

    Season: October to December


    Wrestling

    Teams: Junior Boys, Junior Girls, Senior Boys, Senior Girls

    Season: October to March


     

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  • Bus Passes

    Bus Passes

    ‌Edmonton Transit System

    Bus Passes are sold in the Business Office from 8:20 to 3:45 pm and are available 1 day before the new month starts and 3 days into the current month.

    After this time Bus Passes or tickets can be purchased from local stores in your area.

    Edmonton Transit costs are determined per child. Call the Business Office at 780-475-1760 ext 4 to find out what your child will pay.

    To plan your trip, use the Edmonton Transit Trip Planner.

     

     

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  • Parking

    Parking

    Student Pick Up & Drop Off Parking

    Please be respectful of the No Parking Zone in the front driveway of the school. This space is meant for Yellow Bus Transportation only to pick up and drop off students with mobility issues.

    We strongly encourage parents to have their children cross the street at a crosswalk as accidents can happen when they run across the street direclty in front of the school.

    The City of Edmonton has set the speed limit in all Junior High school zones at 30km/h.

    We appreciate your cooperation as we all need to work together to ensure our students' safety to and from our school building.

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  • FOIP Consent

    FOIP Consent

    Policies regarding FOIP documentation have changed and can now be done over SchoolZone.

    For more information, please JDB Registration - FOIP Letter (2020).

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Welcome

John D. Bracco school has served the Clareview area since 1992. Students come from our community feeder schools including Bannerman, Belmont, Fraser, Kirkness, Homesteader, Overlanders, Sifton, and Horse Hill Elementary Schools.  

Architecturally, our building is one of the most attractive schools in Edmonton Public Schools. Although an attractive, well maintained building is a positive feature, we believe that it is our staff and our relationships with students and parents that is our strength!

In the three years they spend with us, students will be preparing for high school and the programs that will determine their choices for further education. Our dedicated staff creates a safe and caring environment in which all students are challenged to learn and achieve their personal best.

Our District Priorities are to:

Ensure every student is successful in their program of studies, with an emphasis on literacy and numeracy, to instill in each student the attributes of citizenship and good character in a learning environment that promotes health, well-being and positive relationships, and to provide a collaborative, healthy and innovative workplace that recognizes individual contributions and supports opportunities for growth and professional development.

 

Principal's Message

As the principal at John D. Bracco Junior High School, I believe strongly in surrounding our students with support through strong partnerships with staff, parents and community agencies to assist our kids in reaching their highest potential. When the entire community continues to find ways to come together, we can be the foundational supports to urge our students forward in taking risk and experiencing academic and personal growth.
 
We have over 600 students who attend John D. Bracco each day.  We offer these students a variety of programs including Pre-Advanced Placement, Soccer Institute, English Language Learner program as well as a whole host of awesome option programs including Foods, Aboriginal Studies and Martial Arts.
I look forward to meeting all of you and encourage you to bring any questions or concerns to me. The number to reach me is 780-475-1760. I look forward to hearing your ideas and learning about the John D. Bracco community. 
 
My door is always open,
Sheri Long, BA, BEd, MEd
Principal - JD Bracco School