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 […]

How Private School Curriculum Is Different From Public School

Brook Road Academy, posted on March 27, 2017

There has been a long-standing argument between private school and public school supporters over which is more beneficial to not only the education of a child, but to their development as well. Many of the public school supporters refuse to acknowledge the benefits of a private school education because they simply don’t know how a […]

Brook Road Academy to hold Open House (April 20, 2017)

Brook Road Academy, posted on March 20, 2017

Brook Road Academy is holding an Open House on Thursday, April 20! If you or someone you know could benefit from small class sizes and a personalized approach to education, we hope you’ll come take a look! See the flyer below for details, or learn more about us here. We hope to see you there! […]

The Most Important Extracurricular Activities For College

Brook Road Academy, posted on March 18, 2017

Keeping your grades up in high school is certainly critical for getting into a good college. However, colleges don’t just look at your GPA and test scores – they also look at your extracurricular activities. Extracurricular activities are important to colleges because they give them a sense of your character and work ethic. But, what […]

How To Make Switching Schools Easier

Brook Road Academy, posted on March 3, 2017

Changing schools is a really big deal for children. Not only is switching schools a big deal to your child consciously, but subconsciously as well. With so many changes going on to them and around them, such a change can have a major impact whether they realize it or not. But, there are ways to […]

Henrico County Police introduce students to careers in law enforcement

Brook Road Academy, posted on February 24, 2017

As part of our Career Readiness Program, members of the Henrico County Police Department met with Brook Road Academy students this afternoon to discuss career possibilities in law enforcement.  Many thanks to the officers for taking the time to answer our students’ questions. To learn more about our Career and Transition Services and how we […]

2 Common Reasons For Your Child To Transfer Schools

Brook Road Academy, posted on February 16, 2017

For most children, their school becomes nearly their entire universe. They make friends in school, they learn and adapt to new people in school, they may even make a few enemies in school. They develop interests, too–like sports or chess–and hopefully they’re able to get a good education in the process. But in some cases, […]

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