Mark your calendars for Brookwood's 8th Annual Sustainability Fair, Saturday, November 1, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. At this family-friendly fair, kids of all ages experience hands-on, interesting, and fun ways to help the planet. This year, the fair's theme is "The Water Cycle."
There is a slight change to after-school pick-up traffic patterns. Beginning Tuesday, October 14, Dan Wise Way will close after 4 p.m. dismissal. To pick up students from after-school care and music lessons after 5 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays, please proceed down Brookwood Road around the building to the parking lot across from the Lower School playground. You may still enter the Town Square through the Godfrey Portico.
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.
Thirteen musically gifted Brookwood graduates took center stage at the magnificent Shalin Liu Performance Center on Friday, September 26, for the third annual Brookwood Alumni Concert. It was a night filled with beautiful music by artists representing classes ranging from 1997 to 2014.
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.
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.
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.