Texas A & M was on campus this week to talk individually with students and to answer questions about next steps. When colleges come to Brook Hill and students take advantage of sitting down one on one with them, it is so very personal. College admissions officers are the experts for their colleges. They know […]
The Pre-AP class started a new unit on gases and their characteristics. Part of that unit is learning the relationships between pressure, volume, and temperature. We utilized a cart of Microsoft Surface tablets in order for the students to be able to run a computer simulation that demonstrates two primary gas laws. Boyle’s Law says […]
The Brook Hill tennis team took advantage of the break in the weather to travel to Athens to face the fighting Hornets on Thursday. The short handed Guard tennis took on a solid Athens team and came up short 1-8. The Guard ‘s lone win came in number 1 girls singles. Caroline won 8-3 in […]
This week our Junior class traveled to potential colleges, met with alumni and bonded as a class.
From the desk of Shawn Rhoads, Director of Residence Life: I was in my office working on the Res Life Strategic Plan when I heard one of our students exclaiming, “Oh my gosh! This is crazy! I got in! I can’t believe I got in!” I stepped out to see what the excitement was about […]
From the desk of Celia Tucker, College Counselor: When I woke up in the wee morning hours on Wednesday morning to get ready to leave for the 10th grade College Trip, I read my devotional for the day. As usual, I was reminded that God is always right there with me and makes it very […]
The Brook Hill tennis team was in action on Thursday as they competed in the 3rd Annual John Tyler Bob Faulkner JV Tennis Tournament. Anna Kitt and Katherine Mondrik won the Girls Doubles Division B with four straight victories over Whitehouse(2), Cartledge and Robert E. Lee. The other girls doubles team, Sharon Chai and Emily […]
Last semester, Dr. Lee had two essays published in a book entitled C.S. Lewis as Philosopher: Truth, Goodness, and Beauty, edited by David Baggett (Liberty University Press, 2017; 2nd Edition). The volume provides a comprehensive overview of Lewis’s philosophical thinking on arguments for and concerning Christianity. “Both of the essays I contributed to the volume deal with […]
Denise Tan is an All-State Orchestra musician! After participating in a rigorous audition process, Denise Tan was recently selected to participate in the TPSMEA (Texas Private School Music Educator Association) All-State Orchestra. Dr. Gardner and Ms. Eden are accompanying Denise to Dallas for the All-State weekend with the concert to be performed Saturday evening beginning […]
From the desk of Shawn Rhoads, Director of Residence Life: Mackenzie Langston comes to Brook Hill as a freshman from South Lake. Seungje Lim, also a freshman, is from Andong, South Korea. And Florencia El Hay is a sophomore joining us from Argentina, bringing the total number of nations which have studied at Brook Hill […]
Brook Hill Guard Chorale members spent their evening entertaining shoppers with Christmas songs and carols in Tyler on Thursday night.
Audiences were charmed on Monday night at our annual Christmas at the Brook. All of our students did a wonderful job!