Several Brookstone students were recognized at the Ledger-Enquirer Page One Awards held at the River Center for Performing Arts this past week. Congratulations are in order for the following winners: Will Byrd, math, Elim Lee, English, Maylyn Hinson, runner-up, foreign language. What an amazing accomplishment for these fine young people. We are so very proud of every single one of our nominees! Thank you for representing Brookstone so well!
We have been celebrating the arts this spring, and yesterday, we were fortunate to have another incredibly talented artist visit our campus. Kelly Robertson, with Calvary Glass in Atlanta, spent most of the day sharing his gift with our students. Our youngest classes enjoyed choosing colors to accentuate a lovely glass flower, while the older students listened and asked questions about the physics and chemistry of glass blowing. The results? Absolutely beautiful! Thank you to BPA and the Arts Alliance for making Kelly’s visit possible and all the many unique […]
The study of science is happening at all levels in all divisions at Brookstone, but there is one group of students who is digging in a little deeper. Offered as part of our Brookstone Extended enrichment programs, the Brookstone Academy is offered after school once a week for eight weeks, instructed by Mrs. Cynthia Lingo, Upper School science teacher and department chair. This past semester, students in 4th-8th grades who had a particular interest in science experimentation and exploration were a part of the class. The curriculum includes life science, chemistry, […]
Fresh off the SEC Championship, Prather Hudson, Class of 2016, was the recipient of two major awards, at the UGA annual football banquet on Sunday night. For the second year in a row, Prather was awarded the 2017 Dawg Time Award, which is given to a player for making outstanding contributions to the team’s success by consistently playing with relentless effort and competitive toughness. He also received the Special Teams Newcomer of the Year Award. For those of us here at Brookstone who know Prather and his work ethic, the fact […]
Though Veteran’s Day had officially come and gone, we celebrated our Veterans on Monday, November 13th with a beautiful ceremony on the quad. With special music from Tim Maggart, US Army Veteran and father of our own beloved Krista Maggart, we had the privilege of hosting close to 50 veterans and active duty military men and women on our campus, all friends and family of current Brookstone students. It was a lovely morning and such an honor to pay tribute to their service. Thank you, military service men and women […]
Our fabulous middle school students put on an incredible production of Suessical the Musical this past week! It was simply amazing! Before the show even began, our cast hosted a special Character Breakfast for our lower school students, where they posed for pictures and signed autographs! Afterward, they opened doors and helped during carpool to welcome kids to school! The next night, they hit the stage – amazing audiences with their talent and skill! These kids are the total package. They can sing, dance, and act! But they are also […]
There are so many reasons to celebrate and congratulate our many fall sports teams and athletes! See the highlights below! We are so proud of you all! Girls and Boys Cross Country In the State Meet in Carrollton, GA last week, our amazing boys placed 9th and the girls placed 15th!! What an incredible season! Varsity Cheer Way to go Brookstone Varsity Cheerleading Squad! They won 2nd Place at Regionals and are now onto State! Softball Brookstone had five players named to the All-Region Softball Team including Player of The […]