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Student Highlight: Ryan Ordini

March 05,

Ryan Ordini came to Brook Hill his sophomore year from Flower Mound, Texas. During his time here, he has been involved in basketball, residence life council, and student council, among other activities. We got to hear from Ryan about how much he’s enjoyed his time here and why he would encourage other students to attend […]

Sebazungu Family

February 09,

The Sebazungu family has lived in Tyler for over a decade. Sarah is an East Texas native and Sylvain is from Rwanda. The two met in 2004 while both were serving as nurses on the mission field at a clinic in Rwanda. Sarah also began a ministry  in Rwanda called Africa Anchor of Hope, providing […]

Malone Family

February 08,

Dylan joined Brook Hill in the Fall of 2020 as a…

Livesay Family

February 02,

The Livesay family moved to Tyler and joined Brook Hill in 2013 after Reed assumed a leadership role at Pine Cove Camps. Reed and Julie have been married for twenty-four years and have two children. Conner graduated from Brook in in 2019 and is currently studying Business at Texas A&M University. Emily is in her […]

Student Highlight: Adam Chen

February 01,

Adam joined Brook Hill from Shanghai, China his freshman year. Now, as a senior, and due to the pandemic, he’s attending Brook Hill through our distance learning program. During his time at Brook Hill, Adam has served as a member in the Res-Life Council and Brook Hill’s Student Council. He plays football and tennis and […]

Alumni Highlight: Craig Halbrooks

January 27,

The Brook Hill School is in it’s 24th school year, which makes the school old enough to now have some of our own alumni enroll their children! Wow! We love our alumni, but we especially love welcoming our legacy students. We recently got to chat with Craig Halbrooks ’05 on returning to BH… this time […]

Scates Family

October 21, 2020

The Scates family are new to Brook Hill this year, and they couldn’t be happier about their choice. We have loved hearing about their journey to Brook Hill and are excited to share it with you!     Mollianna and Cole Scates were raised in the Tyler area, both attending local public high schools. When […]

Parent Perspective: The Value of Christian Education

October 19, 2020

One of the defining aspects of a Brook Hill education is the culture and environment created by the Christian worldview that is embodied by our community. We got the chance to hear more about how this culture is changing the lives of our families from the Albea’s. Travis has worked at Brook Hill since 2012, […]

Jervis Family

September 24, 2020

Meet the Jervis family! The Jervises joined Brook Hill this year, having previously attended a local public school. Taylor works as a Camp Director at Pine Cove and brings a unique perspective to why they chose Brook Hill as a family in vocational ministry.     Taylor, Callan, Elah, Meritt, and Lacey Jervis     […]

Martin Family

September 24, 2020

The Martin’s hail from Tennessee where they explored a variety of education options for their family before ultimately deciding that boarding school, and particularly Brook Hill, was the right choice for their family. The Martin’s were not only interested in an academically rigorous environment for their son Ethan, but ultimately a place where he could […]

Harrison Family

September 24, 2020

The Harrison family relocated to East Texas this year from Kansas City, MO and immediately fell in love with Brook Hill! Ashleigh loved it so much, she even decided to join our faculty as a Kindergarten teacher.   Landreigh, Ashleigh, LouElla-Kate, Quinten, and Lynnox Harrison   What brought your family to East Texas? Our journey […]