In addition to regular Student of the Month recognition for each home room grouping, Branton School has Special Awards given at the end of each school year.
Fern Bourassa Award – awarded to the top grade 9 student as determined by the teachers. This student will have exhibited outstanding performance in all areas.
Al Snider Award – certificates will be given to students in all grades who worked on Student Council.
Hugh Mitchell Award – awarded to the grade 9 student who provided the most extensive service to the school.
Rick Hansen Award – nominated annually by students in all grade levels for those making a difference for others.
Student of the Year – Based on nominations for Student of the Month, students are selected from each class.
Student of the Month Awards are given from October to May – teachers identify a variety of strengths and contributions to class life; at the end of the year, students selected are eligible for a cumulative award.
Athletes are recognized for their participation on school teams – special recognition is given to those who are on 3 or more teams, and 5 or more teams.