Brookwood is hosting its second annual Field Hockey Play Day on Saturday, September 27. The fun begins at 8 a.m. as area middle schools take to Brookwood's turf fields for round robin play. At 10 a.m. Assistant Athletic Director Mike Wellington will hold a skills clinic for children ages 4-11. The skills clinic is open to the public, free of charge, and no reservations are necessary. Come join us for a great day of field hockey fun.
Mark your calendars for the Third Annual Alumni Concert at Shalin Liu. Twelve musically gifted Brookwood graduates will take center stage at the magnificent Shalin Liu Performance Center on Friday, September 26, for the third annual Brookwood Alumni Concert. Please join us at 8 p.m. for a night filled with beautiful music by artists representing classes ranging from 1997 to 2013 and enjoy a chance to reconnect with alumni and current students.
Cancel date night? Don’t worry about family dinner? Let your kids pick their own punishments? You’ll be surprised and even heartened to hear New York Times columnist and bestselling author Bruce Feiler challenge conventional wisdom, modern parenting go-tos, and even some of the bedrock values of modern parenting. Join us Wednesday, October 15, at 7 p.m. for a conversation with Feiler on his wildly popular book, "The Secrets of Happy Families."
The first day of the 2014-2015 school year included the perennial favorites - welcome banners and balloons; Mr. Peterman, Ms. Liston, Division Heads, and faculty members greeting students; and of course, an appearance by the Brookwood Heron. But added excitement filled the air this year as families and children entered the building and saw the completed Lower School and new Dining Room for the very first time.
To acknowledge and honor the many artists within our community and to celebrate the opening of our new Lower School, Brookwood is hosting its first ever Alumni and Community Art Exhibit on the afternoon of January 11, 2015.
From geocaching and crime scene investigation to knitting for charity and digital story telling, the 168 students in Grades 6, 7 and 8, were immersed in one of 14 intensive, singularly focused courses from May 19-23.
Brookwood's global initiatives continue to thrive with students and faculty welcoming two visitors to campus this May: Tonny KASINJA, 2014 Exchange Educator from FAWE School in Kigali, Rwanda, and Elius Muhimbise of the Kasiisi Project in Uganda.
A Brookwood faculty member is spearheading a collaboration between 10 Brookwood eighth graders in a design-build club and a senior at The Governor’s Academy to fabricate and assemble a 3D printable mechanical hand.