One-Act WINS STATE!

You read about it here – our One-Act Play team winning the region a few weeks ago! Well, they have done it again, this time winning STATE in the GHSA 1A Private Division! To add accolades to accolades, Junior Ayo Oleyede walked away with the Best Actor Award! Senior Jillian Molar and junior Mia Vongsavang were both named to the All-Star Cast! We couldn’t be prouder of this team or their accomplishments! Congratulations!!

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Princess Ali-Class of 2019 Featured on Insta!

Princess Ali, Class of 2019, has achieved a first for any Brookstone Alumni, and that is to be featured on Instagram’s Instagram. That’s right. On Instagram’s actual page! Kind of impressive! Especially for someone who has been in college for less than a semester! Her unique style of artistic expression has garnered her tens of thousands of followers and she has been featured in Vogue and sponsored by Mercedes Benz. We know the future is bright for Princess and we can’t wait to watch it unfold! We are so proud […]

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“Anatomy of Gray” Wins Region

If you caught the Brookstone Theater One Act show “Anatomy of Gray” last week, you saw an award-winning production! Our theater Cougars competed at Region this weekend, and walked away with some serious new hardware! Congratulations are in order for the following individuals and the entire cast and crew! 🏆 All-Star Cast: Dre’a Singleton and Ayo Oloyede 🏆 Best Actress: Jillian Molnar 🏆 First Place Area 1-A Private Well done, Cougars! You broke *all* the legs!

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Calling All Auburn Tigers!

Do you live in the Auburn area or do you know people who do? Then come join us or help us spread the word! We are hosting an informational meeting in Auburn next week to share all the wonderful things going on at Brookstone School. If you have friends or family in the Auburn area that you would like to invite, we would love to have them join us. For more information, see details below or email Avery Wolff.

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Back to School with our Teachers

As a Brookstone alumna and parent, I’ve always thought one of the most powerful things about being a part of the Brookstone family is the relationships students and teachers share. Those relationships are an integral part of what makes Brookstone the exceptional school it is. For generations, Brookstone teachers have poured into their students in ways that have transformed lives and impacted the world. I am so blessed to have had the teachers I did during my years here as a Brookstone student, and now, to be surrounded by remarkable […]

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Alumni Spotlight – Sarah Bufolge Pitzen

Periodically, we highlight one of our many alums doing extraordinary things! Enjoy this update from Sarah Bufolge Pitzen, Brookstone Class of 2002, currently living in Virginia Beach, Virginia. Sarah Bufolge Pitzen, Class of 2002 University of Georgia – B.S. in Psychology; Minor in Spanish and Art History Eastern Virginia Medical School – M.S. in Art Therapy What are you doing now? I have been with The Up Center, a non-profit human services agency, for the past 8 years serving in various roles but primarily as a Clinical Services Supervisor in the Outpatient Counseling department. We are currently embarking on an exciting adventure as we plan to open a military family clinic in partnership with the Cohen Veterans Network, which was founded by philanthropist Steven A. Cohen. As Lead Clinician, I will oversee a team of clinicians to provide evidence-based therapies to veterans and their family members to treat a variety of mental health problems including PTSD, anxiety, depression, adjustment to civilian life, anger, grief and loss, family dynamics, transitional challenges, relationship problems, and child behavioral problems. The Cohen Veterans Network is anticipating our clinic to be one of the highest utilized clinics of all the CVN clinics across the nation due to the strong military presence in our community. The Hampton Roads area is home to one of the world’s largest populations of military personnel, as it is home to the largest Naval base in the world as well as the […]

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Page One Winners 2018

Last night was a great night for Brookstone at the Page One awards! Congratulations to our Page One winners, Hannah Mattson, Athletics, and Mason Gillespie, Drama, and to our runners-up, Carly Cline, English, Ridley Hudson, Journalism, and Emma Yancey, Social Sciences. The Page One Awards program was originated in 1976 by the Columbus Ledger-Enquirer and remains one of the most high-profile, prestigious award ceremonies in the region. Recognizing high school seniors who have demonstrated exemplary achievement, exceptional character, service, leadership, and scholarship, students are nominated in 14 categories and hail from all area high […]

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