Lower School Announcements


Brook Hill Welcomes a New Lower School Dyslexia Specialist

May 21, 2020

We are excited to announce that Martha Waggonner is joining The Brook Hill School as our Lower School Dyslexia Specialist.   Mrs. Waggonner not only brings over 27  years of experience in working with dyslexia, but she also has a strong passion for working with and advocating for students. She believes in making the learning […]


February 28, 2020

“What good is an idea if it remains an idea? Try. Experiment. Iterate. Fail. Try again. Change the world.” – Simon Sinek   This past week we celebrated the official opening of our Lower School Innovation Lab with an afternoon of exploration and hands-on creativity! Following the Grand Opening of our Upper School Graves Center […]


November 14, 2019

This year has given us new spaces, and new opportunities as a school. One of those spaces is our Lower School Leap Lounge.   The Lower School Learning Enrichment & Academic Potential (LEAP) program exists to not only help students realize their academic potential through support programs but also to enrich the learning environment of […]


November 01, 2019

We’re so grateful for the generous donation of new buses from Mary Payton and Laila Soules to the Brook Hill fleet!   Earlier this semester Laila Grace Soules, a student at our Lower School donated a yellow school bus to Brook Hill. This past week her sister, Mary Payton Soules, also a student at our […]


November 01, 2019

“The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you’ll go.”   This quote from Dr. Seuss captures the delight and goal of our mission to cultivate a love for learning through the lens of reading. One way we celebrate the importance of reading at […]

Coffee With Mr. Shustella

September 27, 2019

We love parent involvement and feedback as a part of the Brook Hill experience and want our parents to have opportunities to connect with leadership and staff.   Taking ownership in this initiative, Mr. Kris Shustella, our Principal of grades Pre-K through 8th hosts a monthly meet-up with Brook Hill parents at the Cabin. The […]

Brook Hill Takes Safety & Security Seriously

September 20, 2019

Your child’s safety and security is a number one priority here at Brook Hill!   We believe that students who feel safe and secure at school are students who have the freedom to learn and grow in the community. We understand that you’re trusting us as a school to ensure that our campus and activities […]

Dads Get the Door

September 13, 2019

Brook Hill dads took an opportunity this week to serve the teachers and staff at the Lower School by manning the drop-off line.   In a new parent-led initiative called “Door Dads,” a few of our Brook Hill dads spent their morning opening car doors and greeting students as they arrived for their school day! […]

Visit The Scholastic Book Fair!

February 27, 2015

Visit the Brook Hill Lower School Book Fair, March 2-4 from 8:00-4:00 with late shopping hours on Tuesday, 3/3 until 5:00 pm. This year parents are invited to eat lunch and learn about a computer web-based program writing program where they can work with their child to make a book. This is one fun way to […]