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W. Ross Macdonald School for the Blind

Contact Information
Office Phone 519-759-0730
Toll Free Phone 1-866-618-9092
Fax 519-759-4741
Agency Information
Legal Status (30) Provincial Government
Primary Executive Michael Skrzypek, Superintendent
Alternate Executive Dan Maggiacomo, Principal
Funding Provincial
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) A school for the blind, low vision and deaf-blind
School offers:
  • full elementary and secondary school program
  • extra-curricular activities
  • Expanded Care Curriculum (orientation and mobility, life skills, technology, and braille)
Hours Mon-Fri 8 am-4 pm
Dates Sep-Jun
Areas Served Brant County ; Brantford ; Haldimand County ; Norfolk County ; Ontario
Eligibility Ages: 21 year(s) and under 
Individuals must be assessed visually impaired/blind, educationally deafblind as their primary exceptionality
Application Application required by the individuals home school and the Individual Placement and Review Committee  
  • Applications Committee considers the student's application and make their recommendation to the Superintendent
Languages English
Fees None
Site Information
Located In Community Brantford
Address & Map
350 Brant Ave
Brantford, ON N3T 3J9
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Intersection Brant Ave and St Paul Ave
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Categories and Classification
HCSD Main Heading Child / Family Services
HCSD Sub Heading Schools
Service Categories Elementary Schools ; Elementary Schools ~ Deaf-Blindness ; Secondary/High Schools

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