WORDS OF WISDOM: Adelphi Academy of Brooklyn's historic 158th academic year will officially come to a close on Friday, June 18th, 2021, but as these words of wisdom from author Frank Herbert illustrate, there is no real end to the Adelphi story. As we break for the summer, we look forward to creating new chapters together in the fall!
Congratulations to Adelphi Academy of Brooklyn Upper Schooler Isabelle, who was named the winner of the Bay Ridge Fifth Avenue BID’s National Photography Month Photo Contest! Isabelle, who received special recognition at Adelphi's Annual Student Awards Banquet, proudly displayed her prize-winning work alongside Head of School Ms. Iphigenia Romanos inside the Academy's historic Baldwin-Uhlich Parlor. Isabelle's photo will now be featured as the Fifth Avenue BID's homepage image and as the header image for its website and social media channels for a full year — what an outstanding accomplishment!
ADELPHI IN THE COMMUNITY: Adelphi Academy of Brooklyn’s Director of Community & External Relations Mr. Chip Cafiero (left) and Director of Academy Operations Mr. Albert C. Corhan were pleased to meet and chat with New York Giants legend and two-time NFL Super Bowl Champion Pepper Johnson at the Kiwanis Club of Bensonhurst & Bay Ridge’s Annual Golf Outing at Brookville Country Club. Mr. Cafiero and Mr. Corhan both serve as board members for Ben Bay Kiwanis Foundation Inc, and Mr. Corhan serves on the Club’s Golf Committee, which planned and executed this successful event. Adelphi Academy proudly supported the event as a major sponsor.
THIS WEEK AT ADELPHI: Members of Adelphi Academy of Brooklyn's Class of 2021 received awards and honors in front of families, friends and faculty inside the John Lockwood Auditorium Theatre as Adelphi held its historic 151st Commencement Exercises. Class Salutatorian Ilona and Valedictorian William each delivered touching remarks inspired by their time at Adelphi, while their classmate Erika was highlighted for creating a beautiful painting of the Academy under snowfall, part of a series of pieces she is creating that will be on display at Adelphi for years to come. Congratulations to all of this year's graduates!
Congratulations to the final group of 2020-2021 “Students of the Month" at Adelphi Academy of Brooklyn! Let's hear it for Adelphi's May 2021 honorees: Jenna (Lower School), Alexander (Middle School), Isaac (Upper School), Autumn (Scholar-Athlete) and Isabelle (Student-Artist). These outstanding Adelphians will receive their official certificates and pins from Head of School Ms. Iphigenia Romanos tonight at Adelphi’s Annual Student Awards Banquet in front of their proud family members and friends!
WORDS OF WISDOM: As Adelphi Academy of Brooklyn hosts its Annual Student Awards Banquet tonight, let's reflect upon these words of wisdom from motivational writer David Joseph Schwartz. Indeed, all of tonight's honorees have achieved success throughout the year thanks to consistent effort and hard work. Congratulations, Adelphians!