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Class of 2022 College Trip

February 28,

From the desk of Celia Tucker, Academic College Counselor: When talking to the Class of 2022 right before their College Trip, I told them that the memories that come back to me when I think about their Middle School college trips I think of very polite, creative, jumping beans. Do you know how hard it […]

Sharing love across the generations

February 20,

I have loved you with an everlasting love. I have drawn you with loving kindness. Jeremiah 31:3 Some of our Brook Hill boarding students wrote this verse and many others in the over one hundred Valentines that they handmade and delivered to residents of The Heights nursing care facility. They enjoyed wishing the residents Happy […]

Congratulations, Amie Regester!

February 20,

The National Society Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) Good Citizens program and scholarship contest is intended to encourage and reward the qualities of good citizenship. Amie Regester was selected as Brook Hill’s Good Citizen this year because of her dependability, service, leadership, and patriotism to an outstanding degree. Amie was honored recently at the annual DAR […]

Mr. English compares D-Day to the Iliad

February 20,

Mr. English’s 9th Grade Humanities classes made a visit to the American Freedom Museum.  They were learning some of the history surrounding D-Day during WWII.  They will be taking the facts they learned about D-Day/WWII and comparing those to what they’ve learned about the Trojan War through their reading of the Iliad.

Class of 2020 College Trip

February 13,

From the desk of Celia Tucker, College Counselor: As I tell students right before we leave for college trips– “These college trips are educational excursions but they are also memory makers and relationship builders. We want you to learn about colleges on this trip but also want you to make some memories.” Well, I followed my […]

Robotics travels in Lewisville for FIRST Tech Challenge

February 06,

The robotics team traveled to Lewisville on Saturday to compete in a FIRST Tech Challenge regional qualifier robotics tournament. Casper Enqgvist, Daniel Gragg, Ben Funk, Tommy Moore, Gavin Rhea, and Johannes Mallinen have been building, programming, and preparing their robot for this competition since September. Their preparations were not in vain as they exceeded all […]

State Leadership Seminar

January 23,

HOBY State Leadership Seminars are for sophomore students who want to develop their leadership talents and become stronger leaders in their communities. Through engaging and interactive speakers, workshops, fun activities, and discussions, HOBY’s dynamic 3-4 day leadership training explores leadership from three perspectives: personal, group, and societal. The State Leadership Seminar program is an application […]

Texas Bank and Trust

January 23,

The Texas Bank and Trust Student Board of Directors applications have arrived on campus at Brook Hill! The TB&T Student Board is a prestigious program recognizing outstanding high school seniors in the community. Seniors Peyton Adams, Ini Adeleye, Kasey Anderson, Sharon Chai, Sharad Doshi, Colton Drennan, Jane Kim, Conner Livesay, Alvin Ugo Mgbemene, Margaret Newman, […]

Congratulations to our students who represented Brook Hill at C4

January 17,

The Chamber of Commerce Career Connections (C4) was a one day, Tyler Chamber sponsored program, which linked students and real-world workplace experiences. The goal was to provide Smith County students with the opportunity to begin career exploration during their final high school years by connecting them to over 60 local, premier, business professionals. C4  was a relaxed […]

Blanket Drive for Chick-fil-A Leader Academy

December 12, 2018

  This year, our school is honored to be a part of the Chick-fil-A Leader Academy. We have thirty members who consist of our Upper School students that are eager to serve our community through this organization. Mission: Students will impact their local communities through a project based leadership approach, all while learning crucial leadership […]

The Mavs defeat the Rockets…

December 12, 2018

…and the boarding students were there to be a part of it. This past Saturday night a group of boarding students traveled to Dallas to cheer on the Mavs and watch the moves of James Harden as they battled the Rockets for a real nail biter in the American Airlines Center. For some this was […]

Middle and Upper School Christmas Chapel

December 12, 2018

The Upper and Middle School Student Body and Faculty all enjoyed a special chapel this past Wednesday.  The Christmas story was read by different students throughout each chapel.  The Show Choir followed them with two fantastic and fun songs that everyone enjoyed.  After them the orchestra performed two remarkable traditional pieces.  And we closed out […]