Columbus is One Cool Cat

We have always known Columbus was cool, but for the Chicago Tribune to be calling us that, we know we’ve finally made it! Click here to read the full article, written just this week, highlighting just a few of the amazing things going on in our beloved city of Columbus. Of course, we think Brookstone should be included as well, but for those considering a move to this great place, know that we are here for you! An amazing school and an amazing city – here in Columbus, you have […]

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An Email from a Happy Parent…

There is nothing better than having a parent share how much their children love Brookstone! It just makes a heart happy to hear! So with her permission, I am sharing the email below from one of our current parents. Enjoy! As my daughter was skipping around the island tonight saying “I love Brookstone” while she prepared for school on Monday, I realized I have not written to you yet. I wish I wrote down all of my impressions last week when I was at the school in meetings for Lower, […]

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Track Team Shows off at State!

Last week we celebrated the many accomplishments of our amazing Varsity Track Team! Over the course of three days, our athletes took home more medals than any Brookstone team before them! On the first day of competition, our girls 4×100 team (Adrianna Hamilton, Olivia Foster, Anna Kate Helton, and Sally Dismuke, with alternates Laine Harris and Wells Roberts) set a new school record of 51.26 and qualified to advance to the finals on Saturday. Grace Vazquez set a new personal record of 17.40 in the 100-meter hurdles and qualified for finals. And Adrianna Hamilton […]

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Vocabulary on Parade!

It was a stormy day not long ago, but that did not stop our vocabulary words from being on parade! Spearheaded by Erin Trotter, our Lower School Librarian, the parade was the perfect way to celebrate the month of March – National Reading Awareness Month! Over the course of the month, Mrs. Trotter read The Word Collector by Peter H. Reynolds to all of the Lower and Intermediate students, which in turn inspired our Wear Your Favorite Word to School Day and Vocabulary Parade.  She knew it would be a wonderful way to highlight the work […]

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Flat Bubba Visits the White House

Earlier this year, our first-grade classes hosted a special event to showcase the travels of Flat Bubba – based on the Flat Stanley book series.  And Flat Bubba has been all over the world! They were eager to share in his adventures! But now, we have big news to share! Flat Bubba, who has literally been all over the world this year, has recently returned from his most prestigious trip yet – to the White House! Yes, you read that right, Flat Bubba has just returned from the White House […]

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Junior Math Tournament!

Georgia Southwestern State University held their Junior Math Tournament recently. Twenty four students from Brookstone grades 3rd-6th attended and they represented us well! On our 6th grade team, Ankita Nukala placed first, Ava Chang fourth, and Nancy Schley fifth (out of 140). The 5th-grade team held their own in a field of 320, with Weezie Turner finishing in the top 15. Max Lopez took first place for fourth grade. 3rd-grade competition was intense, with the field narrowing from 200 to eight before the last Cougar was eliminated. Congratulations to all […]

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