Grand Erie District School Board, Brant Haldimand Norfolk Catholic District School Board, and the Conseil Scolaire de District Catholique Centre-Sud operate schools in the city. These schools include Echo Place School, King George School, Greenbrier Public School, Bellview Public School, Christ the King School, Resurrection School, St. Leo School, Brantford Collegiate Institute, St. John’s College, and North Park Collegiate and Vocational School. Private school options are also available.
Post-secondary options available in the city include Laurier Brantford (a local Wilfrid Laurier University campus), which offers programs in communications, law, languages, sciences, social work, and healthcare; Nipissing University, which offers bachelor of arts and bachelor of education degrees; and Conestoga College, with courses in business and human resources.
The Glenhyrst Art Gallery of Brant is an art gallery that features exhibitions of contemporary fine art. With a permanent collection of over 600 pieces, the gallery is sure to have something to interest everyone. Art classes for people of all ages are held at the gallery, and pieces are available for rental or purchase. The onsite tearoom is a popular spot for light refreshments.
For summer fun, residents can check out the Earl Haig Family Fun Park, which offers a variety of water attractions including a waterslide, a spray pad, a swimming pool, and a tubing river. Other activities at the park include a mini golf course, batting cages, and a playground. There is also an onsite concession area.