Questions to ask when researching a private school

Brook Road Academy, posted on July 19, 2017

Researching private schools and selecting the one that’s right for your child can seem like a daunting task. There are so many questions to ask and each school has something different to offer to your family. It’s no wonder why so many parents feel overwhelmed at the information overload that comes along with private school […]

Summer Activities to Supplement School Curriculums

Brook Road Academy, posted on June 30, 2017

Although students deserve a much-needed break during their summer vacation, there’s no reason they can’t enjoy their summer and participate in activities that can benefit their school curriculum at the same time. This is especially true for students who may have struggled in certain subjects, have general issues with the learning environment of a school […]

Instilling Motivation And Drive In Students To Continue Their Education

Brook Road Academy, posted on June 19, 2017

Putting your children in the best position to succeed through good education is important. But, it doesn’t necessarily mean that they will take advantage of that position. Even the best education in the world won’t make much of a difference if your child simply isn’t motivated to learn. Motivation is something that a lot of […]

What a year! Parent-made yearbook captures memories

Brook Road Academy, posted on June 9, 2017

It’s been another great year at Brook Road Academy full of comraderie and one-of-a-kind learning experiences. And of course, our school wouldn’t be what it is without the involvement of our parents. Special thanks goes to Baron Blakley, father of 10th grader Nelson Blakley, who created a digital yearbook as a gift for our students. Check […]

Questions To Ask About Private Schools

Brook Road Academy, posted on May 31, 2017

If you’re thinking about enrolling your child into a private school, then you’ll want to make sure that you do the appropriate amount of research. You should schedule tours with a handful of private schools in order to find out more information about each school and how they can benefit your child. You’ll want to […]

Why Our Grads Get Accepted To College

Brook Road Academy, posted on May 19, 2017

When it comes to searching for private schools, one of the primary concerns that parents have is whether their children will not only receive a good education, but also be put in a position to succeed. In other words, will your child have a good chance of graduating? And upon graduating, will they have a […]

Brook Road Academy video wins Virginia Public Relations Award

Brook Road Academy, posted on May 11, 2017

The Public Relations Society of America Richmond Chapter has awarded Brook Road Academy with a Virginia Public Relations Award for our school video. The video received a Capital Award of Excellence in the category of Online Videos, presented at the Jefferson Hotel on Wednesday, May 10. Many thanks to the students, parents, and faculty who […]

Students: These Summer Activities Will Improve Your College Application

Brook Road Academy, posted on April 26, 2017

Even if you are taking advanced classes, keeping up your grades and participating in a number of extracurricular activities during the school year, there are still things that you can do to bolster your college application. For example, many students end up taking summers off, but there are plenty of summer activities that you can […]

What To Do When Your Child Is Struggling In School

Brook Road Academy, posted on April 4, 2017

Every parent dreads hearing that their child is struggling academically. But, the truth is that many kids struggle at some time during their school career. No matter how much you try to help, as a parent, you may feel helpless in the face of falling grades, inappropriate behavior and urgent messages from the teacher. Here […]

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