Brandywine Middle School & High School

Official Brandywine Middle School & High School (Niles, MI) page.

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Photos from Brandywine Middle School & High School's post 09/26/2021

Mrs. Livengood & some members of the Brandywine Band voluntarily participated in an incredible opportunity at Western Michigan University's "Band Day" yesterday. Over 500+ college & high school students rehearsed and contributed on the field. Great job, Bobcats!

09/23/2021
Photos from Brandywine Middle School & High School's post 09/22/2021

Here's some great info from our counselors.

09/22/2021

Attention Seniors!

Attention Seniors!

09/15/2021

Brandywine Boys, K-6th grade.

Brandywine Boys, K-6th grade.

Monthly Newsletter 09/01/2021

Monthly Newsletter

Introducing Principal Walker's Monthly "BOBCAT BLAST!"

Monthly Newsletter The mission of Brandywine Community Schools, the educational foundation of this close-knit community, is to guarantee a quality education that challenges students to become productive and self-reliant citizens through expanded learning opportunities, high expectations, and strong parent and communit...

08/29/2021

Welcome Back, Bobcats! 🐾
Link to the Return to Learn Plan can be found below: 👇
https://4.files.edl.io/becf/08/27/21/221859-7aa1592b-401c-44b5-b689-d50771629aa3.pdf

Flyer Entry - Shop 08/28/2021

Flyer Entry - Shop

HS sports pictures are Monday, August 30th, after school. To order, please follow the link:

Order Code is: 61215P

Your link to order is: https://inter-state.com/FlyerEntry/61215P

Flyer Entry - Shop Please know that the health and well-being of our schools and their students, our employees and every community is top priority, and we are doing everything we can to reduce the spread of COVID-19.

Monthly Bobcat Blast 08/27/2021

Monthly Bobcat Blast

Brandywine MS/HS classes begin Monday, August 30th. Please see the attached newsletter!

https://www.smore.com/ny48w

Monthly Bobcat Blast Monthly Bobcat Blast September

08/24/2021

Friendly reminder for tonight!

08/20/2021
08/16/2021
08/13/2021
Brandywine student earns first place in White House art competition - Leader Publications 08/11/2021

Brandywine student earns first place in White House art competition - Leader Publications

https://m.leaderpub.com/2021/08/11/brandywine-student-earns-first-place-in-white-house-art-competition/

Brandywine student earns first place in White House art competition - Leader Publications NILES — A Brandywine students’ work is now on display at the nation’s capital. Incoming Brandywine High School freshman Allie Curtis-Lee was notified last month that she placed first in her age bracket, grades fourth through eighth, in an art contest sponsored by the White House Historical Ass...

08/10/2021

Yearbook Order Center

HS/MS students and parents-

Pre-Order your 21/22 yearbook now!

In this year’s yearbook, everyone is a star!

Price goes up once school starts!
Contact Mr. Staggs or go to yearbookordercenter.com
Order number 3289

Yearbook Order Center

[08/02/21]   The first parent meeting for Project Graduation Class of 2022 will be at 6:30pm next Monday August 9th. The meeting will be held at the High School. Any parents of Class of 2022 students are welcome to attend. Thank you!

Photos from Brandywine Middle School & High School's post 07/28/2021

Alexandra Curtis-Lee has been formally notified that her painting, “The Need to Mend,” submitted as part of an art competition, sponsored by the White House Historical Association, has received a 1st place prize in her age bracket. Alexandra is due to receive a $1,000 prize.
There were over 500 pieces submitted from across the United States. Congratulations!

06/21/2021

[06/14/21]   Reminder- 2nd dose covid vaccine clinic this Wednesday, June 16th 11am-2pm. Your time will be the same as your 1st apt time. Vaccines will be administered in Media Center. If you are under 18, you will still need consent signed and questionnaire filled out. If you have any questions please call 683-4800 ext 3211.

Bobcat Athletics1 - YouTube 06/05/2021

Bobcat Athletics1 - YouTube

From Mrs. Knapp: Class of 2021 graduation ceremony will be live-streamed on bobcats athletics 1 YouTube channel. Sunday, June 6th at 2pm.

https://youtube.com/channel/UCeC0nSceE0YgnkY73Q3eVFQ

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06/04/2021

2021-2022 Academic Calendar can be found here and on our district website under “district office.”

Here is the Brandywine Academic Calendar for the 2021-2022 School Year 🐾

06/04/2021

Chromebook return for middle school and high school only is Tuesday, June 8th during 7th hour. Again this is for our building only. Please make sure your student returns their Chromebook and CHARGER(S). Lastly the bags are for the students to keep. Thank you!

Chromebook return for middle school and high school only is Tuesday, June 8th during 7th hour. Again this is for our building only. Please make sure your student returns their Chromebook and CHARGER(S). Lastly the bags are for the students to keep. Thank you!

Photos from Brandywine Middle School & High School's post 06/04/2021

From Coach Janke-

Consider supporting our cheerleaders! Attached is a fence decor sponsorship form. Thank you!

https://drive.google.com/file/d/18fvb2I2PrPdKBQZP2tasFxQcnIdcsItP/view?usp=sharing

Photos from Brandywine Middle School & High School's post 06/02/2021

Thank you for showing your support to our awesome students! This concludes the SOTW Awards for the school year. We would like to applaud the last of the Senior SOTW nominees at this time.

Madison F.
Yahir C.
Kelsi S.
Tyla Y.

Congratulations to these awesome students and the rest of the Class of 2021!

06/02/2021

Karleigh B. is our 7th grade SOTW this week. She participates in Brandywine band, basketball, volleyball, track and cheer. She is involved in PAW outside of school and she will be performing in a community theater over the summer.

"Karleigh has a wonderful personality that lights up a room. She is one of the quickest learners I have ever taught and attacks challenges like a predator; she simply WILL conquer anything which needs conquering. Way to be, Karleigh!" -Livengood

“She is non-stop hustle. She was my defensive stopper. I could always count on her to take the other teams best player.” -Roeder

Congratulations, Karleigh!

Karleigh B. is our 7th grade SOTW this week. She participates in Brandywine band, basketball, volleyball, track and cheer. She is involved in PAW outside of school and she will be performing in a community theater over the summer.

"Karleigh has a wonderful personality that lights up a room. She is one of the quickest learners I have ever taught and attacks challenges like a predator; she simply WILL conquer anything which needs conquering. Way to be, Karleigh!" -Livengood

“She is non-stop hustle. She was my defensive stopper. I could always count on her to take the other teams best player.” -Roeder

Congratulations, Karleigh!

06/02/2021

Cael V. is our 10th grade SOTW this week. He participates in the Brandywine wrestling and is in "The Toona's," where his passion for music shines. He enjoys playing guitar, bass guitar, singing & song writing. Cael also loves camping & hanging out with his "camping family." Machine Shop & Chemistry are Cael's favorite classes.

“Cael is a talented musician and is an integral part of the Toonas, a really popular band in the area. He is a good student that always takes his academics seriously. He participates in class and it has been great to see his development.” -Roeder

“Cael has been with me for a couple of years now. He's an extremely hard worker in the shop and in the classroom as well. Cael is always willing to jump in and lend a hand and willing to get things done even when it's not the most exciting job to do. Cael will be back next year and I'm so excited to see what he has in store for his future in the shop.” -Inman

Congratulations, Cael!

Cael V. is our 10th grade SOTW this week. He participates in the Brandywine wrestling and is in "The Toona's," where his passion for music shines. He enjoys playing guitar, bass guitar, singing & song writing. Cael also loves camping & hanging out with his "camping family." Machine Shop & Chemistry are Cael's favorite classes.

“Cael is a talented musician and is an integral part of the Toonas, a really popular band in the area. He is a good student that always takes his academics seriously. He participates in class and it has been great to see his development.” -Roeder

“Cael has been with me for a couple of years now. He's an extremely hard worker in the shop and in the classroom as well. Cael is always willing to jump in and lend a hand and willing to get things done even when it's not the most exciting job to do. Cael will be back next year and I'm so excited to see what he has in store for his future in the shop.” -Inman

Congratulations, Cael!

06/01/2021

Katie is our Senior SOTW. She plays the flute and was section leader. In jazz band she played the sax. She is captain of the tennis team where she placed 9th her freshmen year at state, and sophomore year she placed 5th.

“Katie is as driven as they come. She is attentive, communicates well, and is always up for a challenge. Katie always tries her hardest and pushes others as well. I love her "get it done" personality and her care and concern for others. She has served as a leader in the band and also has contributed in huge ways on her flute. Way to go, Katie!” -Livengood

“Katie has a strong personality and makes a class discussion really go. She is bright and always energetic.” -Sidenbender

Congratulations, Katie!

Katie is our Senior SOTW. She plays the flute and was section leader. In jazz band she played the sax. She is captain of the tennis team where she placed 9th her freshmen year at state, and sophomore year she placed 5th.

“Katie is as driven as they come. She is attentive, communicates well, and is always up for a challenge. Katie always tries her hardest and pushes others as well. I love her "get it done" personality and her care and concern for others. She has served as a leader in the band and also has contributed in huge ways on her flute. Way to go, Katie!” -Livengood

“Katie has a strong personality and makes a class discussion really go. She is bright and always energetic.” -Sidenbender

Congratulations, Katie!

[05/28/21]   Seniors! The rep for the cap and gown company just left. He’s still missing many gowns. He is on his way now to pick them up himself. You will be notified as soon as everything arrives, please watch your email!

Parents- so sorry for any inconvenience, this is beyond our control but the company assures us it will all be taken care of. Thank you for your patience.

05/28/2021

*Teacher Feature*
Abilyn Janke is this week's Teacher Feature. She teaches Brandywine Middle School & Freshman Social Studies. She is also the Varsity Cheerleading Coach. She has taught here at our school for 3.5 years, 13 overall.

"Mrs. Janke is one of the hardest working teachers I know. Not only dose she teach but she’s also is an amazing cheer coach. I wouldn’t have asked for a better person to look up to after I graduate!" -Annie Y.

"Mrs. Janke is so nice and fun!" -Brooklyn T.

"Mrs. Janke has a great personality! She lights up the room and never fails to make my day." -Aleyna V.

"She is such a kind and loving teacher. She goes out of her way to check up on her students and making sure they’re okay. She makes history and learning fun. I absolutely loved her when I had her as my history teacher. She’s always smiling and ready to help her students. I would say she was one of my favorite teachers ever."
-Jennifer I.M.

Congratulations, Mrs. Janke!

*Teacher Feature*
Abilyn Janke is this week's Teacher Feature. She teaches Brandywine Middle School & Freshman Social Studies. She is also the Varsity Cheerleading Coach. She has taught here at our school for 3.5 years, 13 overall.

"Mrs. Janke is one of the hardest working teachers I know. Not only dose she teach but she’s also is an amazing cheer coach. I wouldn’t have asked for a better person to look up to after I graduate!" -Annie Y.

"Mrs. Janke is so nice and fun!" -Brooklyn T.

"Mrs. Janke has a great personality! She lights up the room and never fails to make my day." -Aleyna V.

"She is such a kind and loving teacher. She goes out of her way to check up on her students and making sure they’re okay. She makes history and learning fun. I absolutely loved her when I had her as my history teacher. She’s always smiling and ready to help her students. I would say she was one of my favorite teachers ever."
-Jennifer I.M.

Congratulations, Mrs. Janke!

05/28/2021

3 more chances to watch Fame Jr, The Musical! Tonight, Saturday, and Sunday, all at 7:00 PM. The stream lasts about 75 minutes, with a short break in the middle. Come see all the talent, passion, and Hard Work on display!

Tickets are available here: https://www.showtix4u.com/event-details/45990

Tickets can be purchased right up until the start of the stream, but to avoid missing anything, be sure to buy them a bit early. Then grab your favorite snacks, settle into a comfy chair, and enjoy the show!

05/28/2021

Kaegan V. is our 7th grade SOTW! She participates in volleyball & basketball here at Brandywine. She also plays travel softball. Kaegan loves to go camping & hang out with her "camping family." Her favorite subjects are history & art.

"Keegan is a very good student and always completes her work on time and with so much care. A pleasure to have in class."
-Sidenbender

"Kaegan has been such a pleasure to have in class. She is a self starter, honest and reliable not to mention respectful. I am so thankful to have her as a student and end my year with such a great kid in class!" -Duffield

Congratulations, Kaegan!

Kaegan V. is our 7th grade SOTW! She participates in volleyball & basketball here at Brandywine. She also plays travel softball. Kaegan loves to go camping & hang out with her "camping family." Her favorite subjects are history & art.

"Keegan is a very good student and always completes her work on time and with so much care. A pleasure to have in class."
-Sidenbender

"Kaegan has been such a pleasure to have in class. She is a self starter, honest and reliable not to mention respectful. I am so thankful to have her as a student and end my year with such a great kid in class!" -Duffield

Congratulations, Kaegan!

05/28/2021

Paige K. is our 8th grade SOTW! She participates in the Brandywine band, volleyball, basketball, and outside of school travel softball.

“Paige is such a smart, fun, and engaging young lady. Her school spirit and sense of humor make her a lot of fun to be around. She's outgoing, friendly, and dedicated to always doing good work. She's someone who is full of personality and is driven to do her best. It's been fun to hear her thinking about the topics we've covered in class. I've had so much fun getting to know her better and joke around with her. I'm going to miss her next year.” -Carew

“Paige has a real authenticity to her and asks the right questions at the right time in band. She has made huge strides this year and I couldn't be proud of her. She's just a really fun person to be around as well, and adds laughter and puts a smile on the faces of those she's around, including me!”
-Livengood

Congratulations, Paige!

Paige K. is our 8th grade SOTW! She participates in the Brandywine band, volleyball, basketball, and outside of school travel softball.

“Paige is such a smart, fun, and engaging young lady. Her school spirit and sense of humor make her a lot of fun to be around. She's outgoing, friendly, and dedicated to always doing good work. She's someone who is full of personality and is driven to do her best. It's been fun to hear her thinking about the topics we've covered in class. I've had so much fun getting to know her better and joke around with her. I'm going to miss her next year.” -Carew

“Paige has a real authenticity to her and asks the right questions at the right time in band. She has made huge strides this year and I couldn't be proud of her. She's just a really fun person to be around as well, and adds laughter and puts a smile on the faces of those she's around, including me!”
-Livengood

Congratulations, Paige!

Bobcat Athletics1 - YouTube 05/27/2021

Bobcat Athletics1 - YouTube

Be sure to check out the Middle School Choir Concert in the gym at 7 PM tonight. You can watch with this link. >>>
https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCeC0nSceE0YgnkY73Q3eVFQ/featured

Thank you and enjoy the show!

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[05/27/21]   Seniors- Unfortunately, cap and gown delivery has been delayed so we have to reschedule pick up for tomorrow 5/28, 2 p.m.-4 p.m.

If you need to make other arrangements for pick up just let Mrs. Knapp know, and she will make it happen.

Brandywine’s Sidenbender picks up win No. 400 - Leader Publications 05/27/2021

Brandywine’s Sidenbender picks up win No. 400 - Leader Publications

Brandywine’s Sidenbender picks up win No. 400 - Leader Publications In the opening game of its non-league doubleheader at Coloma Tuesday, veteran Brandywine Coach David Sidenbender picked up career victory No. 400.

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