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Students: These Summer Activities Will Improve Your College Application

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 […]

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What To Do When Your Child Is Struggling In School

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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How Private School Curriculum Is Different From Public School

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 […]

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Brook Road Academy to hold Open House (April 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! […]

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The Most Important Extracurricular Activities For College

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 […]

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How To Make Switching Schools Easier

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 […]

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Henrico County Police introduce students to careers in law enforcement

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 […]

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Volunteer helps students with college applications and resumes

Job Coach Sue Story met with our juniors and seniors and conducted a workshop on applications and resume building skills.  Students were grateful to have benefited from Sue’s expertise! Community involvement is one that the things that make Brook Road Academy an exceptional school.  We are dedicated to helping our students prepare for life after graduation.  If […]

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Encouraging Your Kids to Make Positive Friendships

Friendships have a powerful impact on kids, especially as they enter adolescence. Your child’s friends can influence their grades, what activities they choose to participate in, and how they behave. As kids approach their teen years the need to fit in starts to become increasingly important and they often form cliques who have similar interests, […]

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Introducing After-School Archery Club

Brook Road Academy is excited to announce that it will be starting its Archery Club led by teacher Israel Melendez. The club will meet after school on Tuesdays from 3:30pm-4:15pm at Bass Pro Shops. After-school clubs and activities are based on our students’ interests.  Check out our other extracurricular opportunities here.

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