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2019 Charity Week Events

November 18, 2019

The BHS Students Council is organizing a charity week to support the Alliance for the Great Lakes. Join us at any of the following events to show your support. Dec 9th Bueches bottle drive Dec...

Donuts With Dudes

Donuts With Dudes

November 15, 2019

Thank you to all the Dudes who came out to our preschool Donuts with Dudes event.

Winter Weather Advisory 11/11

November 11, 2019

Due to the road conditions, we will be releasing high school students at 1:45 today and middle school at 1:55. This will give our buses a little extra time to make it back for the...

Wreaths Across America

Wreaths Across America

November 04, 2019

Brandon Schools and The Local Combat Vets 35-3 have teamed up to help purchase Wreaths for Wreaths Across America. Visit the Wreaths Across America website to make your donation: https://www.wreathsacrossamerica.org/pages/161741

Oakwood Elementary is Closed 11-1-19

November 01, 2019

Due to a power outage, Oakwood Elementary School is closed on 11-1-19. All other schools in the district remain open.

Homecoming Week 2019

October 01, 2019

As homecoming week begins in Brandon, this truly is a great week to be a Blackhawk!! While school work will remain our top priority, I am looking forward to seeing a lot of school spirit...

2019 Ed and Diane Donaldson Distinguished Alumni Wall...

September 24, 2019

Thank you to everyone who nominated a Brandon Schools Alumni for recognition on the Ed and Diane Donaldson Distinguished Alumni Wall of Fame. We are thrilled to announce the 2019 Honorees. Ron Conigliaro - Class...

Brandon honors fallen officer with 70-21 win over Owosso

Brandon honors fallen officer with 70-21 win over...

September 23, 2019

Article Courtesy of NBC 25 News: https://nbc25news.com/sports/local-sports/brandon-honors-fallen-officer-with-70-21-win-over-owosso Brandon made their Friday night win about much more than just football. They hosted Owosso for their Salute to Service game, honoring fallen officer Eric Overall who died...

Booster Club and PTA Flag Sale - Show Your Brandon Pride!

Booster Club and PTA Flag Sale - Show...

September 20, 2019

Now through September 30th you can order a Brandon flag. Our goal is to have the whole town covered in Brandon blue! A portion of sales will benefit the district booster club/PTA of your choice....

Mosquito Spraying at Brandon High School Stadium

September 18, 2019

ADVISORY TO ALL STAFF & PARENTS AT BRANDON HIGH SCHOOL We have contracted Wells Pest Control to spray for mosquitoes outside in the stadium area and walkways to the stadium. Spraying will be done on...

Back To School 2019-2020

Back To School 2019-2020

August 27, 2019

It's almost time for the beginning of the 2019-2020 school year and we can't wait to see everyone. Look out for our Back to School post on the Brandon School District Facebook page next Tuesday...

Open Enrollment Until September 6th

Open Enrollment Until September 6th

August 26, 2019

If you are new to the Brandon Schools District or are looking for another educational option for your child, open enrollment for Brandon School's is available until September 6th. Call us today to schedule a...

Upcoming Events

18Nov
Brandon BOE Regular Meeting
Monday - November 18, 2019
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
27Nov
No School - Thanksgivng Recess
Wednesday - November 27, 2019
28Nov
No School - Thanksgiving Recess
Thursday - November 28, 2019
29Nov
No School - Thanksgiving Recess
Friday - November 29, 2019
06Dec
Middle School Musical ~ Alice in Wonderland
Friday - December 6, 2019
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
07Dec
Middle School Musical ~ Alice in Wonderland
Saturday - December 7, 2019
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
10Dec
6th Grade Band & Choir Concert
Tuesday - December 10, 2019
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
11Dec
BHS Choir Holiday Program
Wednesday - December 11, 2019
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
12Dec
BHS Holiday Band Concert
Thursday - December 12, 2019
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
14Dec
Preschool Santa Breakfast
Saturday - December 14, 2019
9:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Spotlight on Brandon

Track Stars Earn All-State Honors

Track Stars Earn All-State Honors

Congratulations to Nolan Tews, Tricia Pierce, and Brooke Kilyk for earning All-State honors in track and field. Nolan placed 7th in the long jump, Tricia placed 5th in the pole...

Veterans Visit Harvey-Swanson

Veterans Visit Harvey-Swanson

Veterans from Ortonville VFW Post 582 visited with students at Harvey-Swanson Elementary School recently. Here is the full story from the Citizen.Veterans Visit

BHS Students Place 3rd in Nation

BHS Students Place 3rd in Nation

Brandon High School students Kyra Burger, Haley Solo, and Sarah Pesta took 3rd place at the AASTO National Bridge Building competition in Maine. Congratulations, girls!

Brandon Alumnus Named Editor

Brandon Alumnus Named Editor

Brandon alumnus Dustin Blitchok has been named Editor-in-Chief of the Metro Times in Detroit. After working for the Oakland Press, Dustin gets to cover the city he loves. Dustin is a 2008...

Luke Rekuta Helps End Streak

Luke Rekuta Helps End Streak

Luke Rekuta picked the right night to get hot for his Ortonville-Brandon boys basketball team. His four 3-point field goals helped the Blackhawks do something no Flint Metro League team...

LaVearn Wins 4th Title

LaVearn Wins 4th Title

Bryan LaVearn of Ortonville Brandon was all smiles after squeezing a 4-3 victory over Travis Wildfong of Flint Kearsley to win his fourth straight Flint Metro League title Saturday at...

Our Schools

The Brandon School District is proud of its beautiful schools that set out to challenge and engage students on a daily basis.

Harvey-Swanson Elementary

Early Childhood & Preschool

209 Varsity Drive

Ortonville, MI 48462

(248) 627-1850

Diane Zedan, Director

Harvey-Swanson Elementary

Latchkey

209 Varsity Drive

Ortonville, MI 48462

(248) 627-1859

Penny Green, Latchkey Coordinator
Diane Zedan, Director

Harvey-Swanson Elementary

Harvey-Swanson Elementary

209 Varsity Drive

Ortonville, MI 48462

(248) 627-1850

Debbie Brauher, Principal

Brandon High School

Brandon High School

1025 S Ortonville Road

Ortonville, MI 48462

(248) 627-1820

Daniel Stevens, Principal

Oakwood Elementary Schoool

Oakwood Elementary

2839 Oakwood Road

Ortonville, MI 48462

(248) 627-1880

Coy Stewart, Principal

Brandon Virtual School

Brandon Virtual School

1025 S Ortonville Road

Ortonville, MI 48462

(248) 627-1820

Brian Moore, Director

Brandon Middle School

Brandon Middle School

609 S Ortonville Road

Ortonville, MI 48462

(248) 627-1830

Michael Tucker, Principal

By The Numbers

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BHS freshman Taylor Whitkopf's new Brandon pool record in the 50 meter freestyle.

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ACT score achieved by BHS seniors Audrey Lamiman, Robert Kayfish, and Lilliana Taylor, putting them in the top 5% of all test takers!

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Number of trombones in the big parade and the number of BMS 8th graders headed to Washington, D.C. next month.

Did You Know?


Music is an integral part of student life at Brandon. With a variety of bands and choirs from the elementary schools to the high school, we have something for any musical interest.


Virtual learning has taken hold at Brandon. With a menu of options to meet special academic requests and scheduling conflicts, our virtual school has seen tremendous growth.


Academics are a priority at all grade levels. With advanced and honors opportunities at the lower grades to a large AP offering, we can challenge even the most motivated students.


Graduation is just the beginning. Recent graduates have matriculated at MIT, University of Chicago, University of Michigan, Michigan State, and many other excellent schools.


Athletics bring our community together. Competing in the Flint Metro League, our Blackhawks regularly compete for league titles and berths in the state tournament.


Technology is part of our fabric. Each school in our district is equipped with state of the art technology, highlighted by a 1:1 device to student ratio at Harvey-Swanson Elementary.

Testimonials

Jeremiah De Jose

Jeremiah De Jose

The teachers and coaches during my time at BHS constantly challenged me to be a...

Caleb Welch

Caleb Welch

My time at Brandon has been simply spectacular. I have moved many times due to...