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Ways To Afford Private School On A Budget

Posted on July 8, 2019
Private school tuition can be expensive, especially for families that are on a budget. However, private school education is generally well worth the cost when you think of it as an investment in your child. While this may make it easier to accept the cost, figuring out how to actually afford tuition payments on a budget can be challenging, to say the least. 10 Ways to Afford Private School Tuition ...Read More

Congratulations 2019 Graduates!

Posted on June 20, 2019
From all of us at Brook Road Academy and St. Joseph's Villa, we wish you the best in your next exciting chapter. We're so proud of you!

Student projects: Advanced Biology

Posted on March 11, 2019
Great work by our students!    

Parent’s Guide To Treating School Refusal Symptoms

Posted on December 28, 2018
If your child shows signs of school refusal, you might wish you knew someone who has walked a mile in your shoes – or maybe 10 miles. But school refusal isn’t commonly known, so you may feel alone. And you’ll likely wish you had somewhere to turn for simple advice. Understanding School Refusal Symptoms Consider this guide the place for simple advice on understanding and treating school refusal symptoms. Here, ...Read More

Why Your Teenager Won’t Go To School

Posted on July 5, 2018
Many teenagers face anxiety or fears regarding school, ranging from stress over a big test to worries that their crush will turn down their dance invitation. For some, however, these anxious and stressful feelings are serious enough to lead the teen to repeatedly miss school. The habit of avoiding school because the experience is stressful, fear-inducing intimidating or emotionally distressing is known as school refusal. If your teenager won’t go ...Read More

One family, two generations, unlimited potential with Brook Road Academy

Posted on April 19, 2018
The academic and social pressures of high school can overwhelm any student. For ninth grader Mason, those pressures compounded when he was diagnosed with a brain tumor. Surgery was a success, but left Mason having to re-learn some speech and motor skills. His confidence was lost and school became a major source of anxiety. Just talking about it was often stressful enough to bring him to tears. Mason’s step dad, ...Read More

Jonathan thrives at Brook Road Academy

Posted on December 7, 2017
Jonathan has always been a bright student, but struggled in a larger school setting. To help him reach his potential and make the most of his education, Jonathan's mother Cassandra sought help at Brook Road Academy. Hear in Cassandra's own words how Brook Road Academy made a difference for Jonathan and his family: If you or someone who know could benefit from Brook Road Academy's unique approach to learning as ...Read More

Brook Road Academy welcomes first international student

Posted on November 27, 2017
We're delighted to welcome Linh, who comes to us from Vietman, to the Brook Road Academy community! Linh is Brook Road Academy's first-ever international student. In her eleventh grade year, Linh wanted to continue her education in America. After attending a large high school in Vietnam, she felt the smaller class sizes at Brook Road Academy would help her academically while improving her English skills. "The school is beautiful, and the people are ...Read More

What Is A Private School?

Posted on November 14, 2017
Your child's education should be one of your top priorities when it comes to taking care of them. A good education will help put them on the best course for success as an adult. Because of this, it’s smart to consider enrolling your child in a private school. Considering how many different types of schools there are, you might be wondering what a private school actually is and how it ...Read More

Community Yard Sale proceeds to benefit Brook Road Academy

Posted on October 16, 2017
Mark your calendar: Brook Road Academy is holding a fall yard sale and all proceeds benefit the school! Join us at Virginia Cliffe Inn (2900 Mountain Road) Saturday, October 28th, 7am-1pm. Baked goods and other refreshments also for sale. Thanks to our amazing and dedicated parents for organizing this fundraiser!