Middle School


Texas History at the American Freedom Museum

February 02,

Mrs. Williams’s class went to the American Freedom Museum this week to do research on their Texas history projects. They are making a brochure on people who immigrated to Texas in the 1800s and the history around that time.

Middle School Science Fair

February 02,

Our Middle School students have been busy with science fair projects. Students journals were submitted two weeks ago for judging and project boards were taken yesterday and students projects were judged and they had to talk to actual judges. Results are on February 23. Projects included: Musical Memory- Quinn Brown and Jivan Borland Gluten Free VS […]

Middle School Academic Quiz Bowl – Brook Hill wins!

February 01,

UPDATE (2/2/18): Brook Hill competed against Classical Conversations Lindale. Although Brook Hill lost this match, it was our first loss so we had a tie breaker round. There were two tie breaker rounds that ended in a tie, but Brook Hill came out ahead in the third tie breaker round. Brook Hill is the first […]

Middle School 101 for sixth graders

January 26,

From the desk of Tammy Hayes, Middle School Principal: Brook Hill Middle School is off and running for 2018, and I am so excited about all that this semester holds for our students. I want to highlight a distinctive class in the Middle, MS 101, which by design takes a shift in its direction second […]

Middle School is practicing for their 11th Annual performance coming up

January 26,

From the desk of Glenn Ballard, Director of Fine Arts: COME ONE! COME ALL! To the 11th Annual Middle School POTATOES & PLAYS. Friday and Saturday Nights FEBRUARY 2 & 3 6 p.m. – 9 p.m. The annual P&P event gives us the opportunity to showcase our fine Middle School actors and singers in a […]

Middle School Girls Soccer team makes history

January 05,

Brook Hill Middle School Girls Soccer defeated Grace last night with a 2-0 win! “Hannah Smith scored both goals but the team played exceptionally well,” Coach Knight said. “We have a lot of potential with this group of young ladies, and I’m excited for the season ahead of us.”

The first elf day in Ornelas Hall

December 08, 2017

This week class ended a little early for our first “Elf Day.” Mrs. Hayes and Mrs. Smith dressed up like Zooey Deschanel and Will Ferrell, and everyone got to eat cookies and play board games together.

Middle School students engineer slow roller coasters in science lab

December 08, 2017

Eighth graders were challenged to build the “slowest” roller coaster in science class using only four sentence strips and tape. Roller coasters were required to have at least 5 ramps, a tunnel, a trapdoor and a surprise. This had to be accomplished in one class period along with running five trial runs with a marble. […]

7th grade boys sing at The Height of Tyler

December 08, 2017

On Tuesday, the 7th grade boys’ choir went to The Height of Tyler to sing a Christmas concert for the residents. The boys sang a variety of Christmas tunes such as Deck the Hall, I’m Getting Nuttin’ for Christmas and a medley of familiar carols.

Middle School Fall Field Night

December 01, 2017

Last night was our annual Middle School Fall Field night organized by Coach Wilson. Our middle school students played Capture the Flag and got a free snack and drink from the concession stand.

Physical and chemical changes in the form of GAK

November 16, 2017

Eighth graders have been studying physical and chemical changes and physical and chemical properties in science class. As a summative activity, students made GAK following a certain formula. During the experiment, students were watching for changes in matter as well as properties. Some groups were successful in making the product and some were not due […]