Click on the headlines below to read a variety of Brookwood stories from the 2011-2012 school year. Please note this year’s cover story, A World of Possibilities, is included in its entirety in an online magazine platform.
Brookwood Bulletin 2011-2012 Online Featured Sections
Cover Story: A World of Possibilities
As Brookwood implements its new Strategic Plan, global interconnectedness is a top priotity.
A variety of programs are expanding classrooms to include teachers, students, countries and
cultures from around the globe. And Brookwood students are gaining skills that will be
essential to their lives and careers in the 21st century.
Head of School Welcome
John Peterman highlights the many partnerships and global initiatives
happening now at Brookwoodthat are broadening curriculum and
preparing students for life in the 21st century.
Message from the Incoming Board President
Acknowledging the honor she feels as she takes over the position of
President of the Board of Trustees, Nancy Crate discusses the excitement
in the community as Brookwood begins to implement the new Strategic Plan.
Outgoing Board of Trustees President Sam Byrne
Sam Byrne thanks the community for the accomplishments achieved
during his tenure as Brookwood's 14th Board President.
New Trustee Profiles
Five new members bring a variety of experience and skills
to positions on Brookwood's Board of Trustees.
2012 Amory Parker Chair
Congratulations to Rich Lehrer and Sven Holch who have been named 2012 recipients.
Established in 1998, the honor is awarded every two years to faculty
members to promote faculty professional growth.
New Parents' Association Officers
Four new members join President Faith Emerson and the energetic PA team.
4 to 14 Speaker Series: Parenting Elementary School Kids
Brookwood welcomes Dr. Brene Brown on April 8, 2013 for her program entitled
The Gifts of Imperfect Parenting. Read more about this University of Houston sociologist
and New York Times best-selling author.
Brookwood's New Turf Playing Fields
A highlight of the 2011-2012 school year, the installation of turf playing fields follows
months of research and discussion and benefits both the physical education and atheltic programs.