BROOKLIN - Whitby
Brooklin is a fantastic mix of "old and new" with a lovely historic downtown business area, old homes as well as new plazas with shopping & restaurants not to mention medical buildings, adult lifestyle living and more.. This quaint village has a historical downtown area that offers a small town charm. New housing developments, with traditional designs, have been built around the historical village.
A cherished location is paramount in the creation of a sought after community that increases in value over time. This community is only minutes to the retail and entertainment centre of Whitby and direct access to all that Toronto has to offer with the soon to be completed extension of the 407
NEIGHBOURHOOD REAL ESTATE UPDATE BROOKLIN
The Toronto Real Estate Board reports that at the end of the 1st Quarter, 2014, the Village of Brooklin had 160 houses listed for sale with 98 homes sold at an average sale price of $465,750. The average house sold in 16 days and for 99% of their asking price.
Homes Presently Listed in all the Whitby Communities
HIGHSCHOOL IN BROOKLIN IS PRESENTLY APPROVED TO OPEN IN 2015
ELEMENTARY SCHOOLS IN BROOKLIN
Blair Ridge Public School(Durham District School Board)
100 Blackfriar Ave, Brooklin L1M 0E8
The DDSB has approved full day kindergarten for Blair Ridge Public School starting in September 2014.
Brooklin Village Public School(Durham District School Board)
25 Selkirk Drive, Brooklin, L1M 2L5
This school was built for 466 students, but currently services 700 students. To help with over-crowding the DDSB is investing $3.3 million in an 8 room extension that should open in the spring of 2014. Brooklin Village has a French immersion program and the DDSB has approved full day kindergarten starting in September 2014.
Chris Hadfield Public School (Durham District School Board)
160 Carnwith Drive West, Brooklin L1M 0A5
This new school opens in September 2013 and will have full day Kindergarten from day one. This school features a number of modern touches like an environmentally green roof, skylights in the gym and bright colourful classrooms.
Meadowcrest Public School (Durham District School Board)
20 Vipond Road, Brooklin L1M 1B3
The students from Meadowcrest will be transferred to Chris Hadfield Public School as of September 2013 and Meadowcreast will become a full time French immersion school. The DDSB has approved the start of full day kindergarten in September 2014.
Winchester Public School (Durham District School Board)
70 Watford St., Brooklin L1M 1E8
The DDSB has approved full day kindergarten for Winchester started in September 2013. Is it also one of two schools in Whitby that offer a modified calendar that offers multiple shorter school breaks throughout the year instead of on long summer break.
Blessed Pope John Paul II Catholic School (Durham Catholic District School Board)
160 Cachet Blvd., Brooklin L1M 2L9
The new school will be opening in September 2013 and will accommodate 464 students.
St. Bridget Catholic School (Durham Catholic District School Board)
200 Carnwith Drive, Brooklin L1M 2J8
With a capacity of 357 and an enrollment of over 500 students St. Bridget is currently under expansion and receiving 6 more class rooms as a cost of $2.7 million.
St. Leo Catholic School (Durham Catholic District School Board)
120 Watford Street, Brooklin L1M 1H2
With an enrollment of 544 and a capacity of 435 St Leo's is operating at 128% of capacity. It also includes a French immersion program.
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