Brevoort Park, Saskatoon

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Brevoort Park
City of Saskatoon neighbourhood
Brevoort Park North
Brevoort Park North
Brevoort Park location map
Brevoort Park location map
Coordinates: 52°6′36″N 106°36′35″W / 52.11000°N 106.60972°W / 52.11000; -106.60972Coordinates: 52°6′36″N 106°36′35″W / 52.11000°N 106.60972°W / 52.11000; -106.60972
Country  Canada
Province  Saskatchewan
City Saskatoon
Suburban Development Area Nutana
Neighbourhood Brevoort Park
Annexed 1955-1959
Construction 1961-1970
 • Type Municipal (Ward 8)
 • Administrative body Saskatoon City Council
 • Councillor Glen Penner
 • Total 1.22 km2 (0.47 sq mi)
Population (2007)
 • Total 3,424
 • Average Income $52,098
Time zone UTC (UTC-6)
Website Brevoort Park Community Association

Brevoort Park is a primarily residential neighbourhood located in the southeast part of Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada. It includes part of the 8th Street business district. Just over half of its dwellings are single detached houses, with a sizeable minority of duplex or apartment-style multiple unit dwellings. As of 2007, the area is home to 3,424 residents. The neighbourhood is considered a middle-income area, with an average family income of $52,098, and a home ownership rate of 54.0%.[1] According to MLS data, the average sale price of a home as of 2013 was $325,447.[2]


The land where Brevoort Park now exists was annexed in the period between 1955 and 1959,[3] and home construction was at its peak from 1961 until 1970.[1] Brevoort Park School was built starting in 1963 and opened in 1964.[4]

Government and politics[edit]

Brevoort Park exists within the federal electoral district of Blackstrap. It is currently represented by Lynne Yelich of the Conservative Party of Canada, first elected in 2000 and re-elected in 2004 and 2006.

Provincially, the area is within the constituency of Saskatoon Greystone. It is currently represented by Rob Norris of the Saskatchewan Party, first elected in 2007.

In Saskatoon's non-partisan municipal politics, Brevoort Park lies within ward 8. It is currently represented by Councillor Glen Penner, who has served on city council during four periods: 1972-1976, 1979-1982, 1988-1994, and 2000–present.



Brevoort Park School
2809 Early Drive
Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, S7H 3K4
Type Elementary
School board Saskatoon Public School Division
Principal Doug Boyd
Vice principal Gwyn Fournier
Grades Kindergarten to Grade 8
Enrollment 231[5] (2014)
Education system Public
Language English
Mascot Bobcat
Feeder to Walter Murray Collegiate
École St. Matthew School
1508 Arlington Avenue
Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, S7H 2Y2
Type Elementary
Religious affiliation(s) Catholic
Opened 1965 (1965)[6]
School board Greater Saskatoon Catholic Schools
Principal François Rivard
Vice principal Chad Sawatzky
Grades Pre-Kindergarten to Grade 8
Enrollment 403[5] (2014)
Education system Separate
Language English, French Immersion
Feeder to Holy Cross High School

Parks and recreation[edit]

  • Brevoort Park South - 3.6 acres (1.5 ha)
  • Brevoort Park North - 15.6 acres (6.3 ha)

The Brevoort Park Community Association coordinates sports for children/youth, delivers fitness, recreation, and leisure programs, and organizes special events for residents.[9]


Brevoort Park's northern border is part of the 8th Street business district, which includes a large McNally Robinson bookstore. There is also a small collection of businesses in the center of the neighbourhood on Early Drive.


Brevoort Park is located within the Nutana Suburban Development Area. It is bounded by 8th Street to the north, Circle Drive to the east, Taylor Street to the south, and Preston Avenue to the west. Inside those boundaries, the roads are a mix of local and collector roads. Brevoort Park's streets are named after Saskatoon's early pioneers.[3]


  1. ^ a b "Brevoort Park neighbourhood profile" (PDF). City of Saskatoon - City Planning Branch. 2007. Retrieved 2009-09-02. [dead link]
  2. ^ "Brevoort Park". Saskatoon Realty. Retrieved 2013-10-26. 
  3. ^ a b "Populace Spring 2006" (PDF). City of Saskatoon - City Planning Branch. 2006. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2007-12-01. Retrieved 2008-03-14. 
  4. ^ Blashill, Lorraine (1982). E.T. Russell, ed. From a little stone school... History of Saskatoon Public Schools. Modern Press Ltd. p. 119. 
  5. ^ a b Active List of Saskatchewan Schools/Programs (PDF), retrieved 2015-07-01 
  6. ^ Our History (PDF), retrieved 2015-07-01 
  7. ^ "Brevoort Park School". Saskatoon Public School Division. Retrieved 2015-07-04. 
  8. ^ "École St. Matthew School". Greater Saskatoon Catholic Schools. Retrieved 2015-07-04. 
  9. ^ "Brevoort Park Community Association". City of Saskatoon - Community Services Department. Retrieved 2009-09-01. 

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