Celebrating the fifth year anniversary of our 4 to 14 Speaker Series: Parenting Elementary School Kids, Brookwood is pleased to welcome bestselling author Dr. Madeline Levine on Thursday, October 8, 2015, at 7 p.m.
Thank you to the Parents' Association volunteers, the kitchen staff, and everyone else who made the All School Picnic on September 18 such a great success. Click through to view an Image Gallery of the evening.
“Water rolls onto the shore under the sun, under the moon.
El agua rueda hacia la orilla bajo el sol, bajo la luna.”
So begins "Water Rolls, Water Rises: El agua rueda, el agua sube" by Pat Mora and illustrated by Meilo So, Brookwood’s 2015-2016 One School, One Book selection of the year.
September 11 and 12 were busy days for Math Coordinator and Grade 8 math teacher Anna Maria D’Ippolito. Not only was she busy with the new school year, but she was also hosting two researchers from the Character Lab, the organization that last spring awarded her a $10,000 Teacher Innovation Grant. Anna’s Maria won recognition for her Math Patronus project, a unique approach to supporting middle school students’ experience in mathematics.
Northshore Magazine’s September, 2015 issue, features a piece on Brookwood’s new Lower School. Entitled "Brookwood’s New Lower School Gets a Makeover," the article tells the story of the project from conception to design, from construction to finishing touches.
The Brookwood community extends hearty congratulations to the 56 students who received their diplomas at Brookwood’s 52nd Commencement ceremony held on Tuesday, June 9. Spirits were high among the many family and friends who filled the John C. Peterman School Meeting House.