Monday, April 24
10:00-11:00 a.m. Little Herons Program, Lower School Music Room
Tuesday, April 25
Lower School Special Event Dress Day
12:45-1:30 p.m. PreK, K, 1 Recital, School Meeting House
1:30-2:30 p.m. Grades 2 and 3 Recital, School Meeting House
3:00 p.m. Dismissal for All Grades
3:00 p.m. Bus Service available
3:00-6:00 p.m. After-school programs available
Music lessons by arrangement with individual lesson instructors
3:30-6:00 p.m. Faculty Workshop
Wednesday, April 26
Middle School Special Event Dress Day
8:30 a.m. Secondary School Overview Coffee for Grade 7 parents, Dodge Writing Center
9:00 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Grade 3 science field trip to Harvard Museum of Natural History
2:15-3:45 p.m. Middle School Recital, School Meeting House
Thursday, April 27
10:00 a.m. School Meeting
6:30 p.m. Secondary School Reception and Panel for Grade 7 Parents, Crate Family Town Square
Friday, April 28
Upper School Special Event Dress Day
12:15-1:15 p.m. Parent Ed. info session with Will Slotnick, Dodge Writing Center
1:15-3:00 p.m. Upper School Recital, School Meeting House
3:00-4:00 p.m. No Bird's Word after-school class
Announcements & Head of School time
Mystery Book of the Month
Ms. Buchan, Mrs. Koretz
Sixth grade reader
Sixth grade reader
Song: "Can't Stop the Feeling"
Heidi D., Aashika P., Caroline C., and Lucia R.
For two weeks in April Brookwood welcomed six students and two teachers from a Middle School in Ilut, an Arab Israeli village.
Cream of broccoli soup, Chicken pot pie and brown rice, Veggie pot pie, Steamed broccoli, Tuna sliders, Ice cream bar
Pasta fagioli, Brookwood burgers and oven fries, Veggie burgers, Peas and corn, Egg salad croissants WEDNESDAY
Ginger chicken and vegetable soup, Honey roasted pork chops, Red potatoes, Pasta primavera, Green beans and tomatoes, Roast beef on pretzel roll, GrapesTHURSDAY
Homemade tomato soup, Grilled turkey and avocado club, Grilled cheese sandwich, Roasted brussel sprouts, Grilled veggie flatbread, Fruit saladFRIDAY
Chicken and rice soup, Philly cheese steaks, Portobello and red pepper subs, Veggie medley, Chicken salad sliders, Caramel crack-ups
Save the Dates!
Our Parents' Association Health and Wellness committee has organized two Student-Parent/ Special Friend Yoga afternoons with our very own Ms. Shea. All students must be accompanied by an adult.
Friday, May 19 3:00 p.m. - 4:45 p.m.,
Middle and Upper School Students
Friday, June 2 3:00 p.m. - 4:45 p.m.,
Lower School Students
More details will be sent closer to the event.
Pre-K presented an original production of the classic tale Make Way for Ducklings
at this week's School Meeting.
Eighth graders present a cast and "break a leg" good wishes to Pre-K students actors before their stage debut. The Pre-K did the same for the older students before Harry Potter
, this year's eighth grade play.
Mrs. Hawes, Director of the Teacher Training Program, learns about baseball superstar Derek Jeter at the third grade's Living Biography Museum.
|Mother Nature postponed our outdoor Earth Day plans, but student artwork still shines bright in our hallways.|
Brookwood recitals 2017
Brookwood recitals are this week on April 25, 26, and 28. Please note, recitals are a Special Event Dress Day and will be held in the School Meeting House. Thank you! - Debbie Gantt
Recital days and times
Pre-K, Kindergarten, Grade 1: Tuesday, April 25, 12:45-1:30 p.m.,
Grades 2 and 3: Tuesday, April 25, 1:30-2:30 p.m.
Middle School Recital (Grades 4 and 5): Wednesday, April 26, 2:15-3:45 p.m.
Upper School Recital (Grades 6, 7, 8): Friday, April 28, 1:15-3:00 p.m.
Brookwood is off to the races on May 6
One-week Online Auction opens May 1
Get ready to bid from the comfort of your home or on your device! Online bidding begins Sunday, May 1 and closes Sunday, May 7. You don't want to miss the opportunity to bid on our amazing auction items! Be sure to register at www.501auctions.com/offtotheracesGet Your Auction Tickets
We are Off to the Races at our Annual PA Auction on Saturday, May 6 . . . but you do need tickets! Click to visit the Auction Event Page
, then click on "Purchase Tickets."
The link to bid online will be live May 1 and bidding will continue until May 7. Buying tickets online automatically sets up your account to bid online.
Mystery Wine Grab at the Auction
We are accepting wine donations valued at $25 or above. The wines will be wrapped up and placed in a "Mystery Wine Grab." For $25, attendees are guaranteed a bottle valued at $25 or more! Come test your luck and walk away a winner! Please drop off any wine donations in the PA office upstairs or with Eliza Cowan in the Advancement Office.
May 9: Admissions Open Classrooms event
On Tuesday, May 9, from 8:45-11:30 a.m. prospective parents are invited to enjoy a morning of sampling classes. A full schedule will be available featuring a variety of disciplines and grade levels.
Current parents are Brookwood's best ambassadors, and we ask that you to pass along this event information to family members, friends, neighbors and the like who may be considering an independent school education for their child.
We appreciate your ongoing support of our Admissions efforts!
Sign up now for Summer at Brookwood 2017
Don't miss out on the opportunity to register your Brookwood student for the amazing camps offered during Summer at Brookwood 2017! Several classes are filling fast including Nature's Palette, Brookwood in Revue, Soccer, Under the Sea, Eric Carle, Harry Potter, and Lego Land!
Registration for the day trip adventures is heating up, as well! Don't miss the chance for your child to head to Water Country, the Stone Zoo, or several other great summer destinations (there are only 13 spots available on each trip).
Visit the Brookwood website to learn the details of all the specialty camps we are offering this summer to students in rising PreK through Grade 9. Descriptions of all the camps and trips, as well as related logistical information, can be found on the Summer Camps page.
Register by using the "Register Now" button on the Brookwood website. We are confident these are the most unique camps on all of the North Shore, so don't miss an opportunity to get your child signed-up.
Open gate on Dan Wise Way
Lower School and Middle School parents arriving for dismissal should feel free to open the gate on Dan Wise Way if they arrive and it is closed. The gates are not locked.