Friends of the Archives

Friends of the Educational Archives serving Brant, Haldimand and Norfolk counties are dedicated to recognizing, documenting, preserving, sharing and promoting the history of the schools of the Grand Erie District School Board and the Brant Haldimand Norfolk Catholic District School Board and its predecessors.

Friends of the Educational Archives

Housed at:

Grand Erie District School Board site, Board Room
349 Erie Avenue, Brantford, ON
Memberships available $10.00

Archives staff will provide research services for you pertaining to a specific topic, location, event, or person within their jurisdiction.

Research fees:

  • $10.00 for an individual request
  • $20.00 for a complex request

Friends of the Archives continually seek volunteers to help review, sort, and catalogue artifacts to preserve our school district’s history. Normal volunteer hours are 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Wednesdays.


BHNCDSB Representatives

  • Mark Watson (Trustee)
  • Kerri Chartrand
  • Tracey Austin

GEDSB Representatives

  • Carol Ann Sloat (Trustee)
  • Paula Sue Rasokas

Contact Information
The Archives are located at the Grand Erie District School Board head office site.

349 Erie Avenue
Brantford, ON N3T 5V3

519-756-6301 ext. 281310 / Archives’ Extension (GEDSB Phone Contact)
519-756-6369 ext. 11223 (BHNCDSB Phone Contact) (General Email Contact)

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