PANTHERS IN THE PRESS: Adelphi Academy of Brooklyn #Classof2022 member Isabelle was thrilled to see that she had been featured in a recent edition of the Brooklyn Reporter’s "On the Avenue" column. The talented artist and photographer was highlighted for submitting the winning entry in last year’s National Photography Month Photo Contest sponsored by the Bay Ridge Fifth Avenue BID. Her beautiful black-and-white image of the B63 bus making its way along Fifth Avenue is currently being used as the main image on the BID’s website and social media channels! Great job, Isabelle!
THIS WEEK AT ADELPHI: Lower, Middle and Upper School Adelphians competed for House points in Adelphi Academy of Brooklyn's Annual Math Bee! Students from each of Adelphi's four Houses — Ellinwood, Lockwood, Morrill and Levermore — and in each grade level teamed up to solve a series of mathematical problems based on their classwork. In the end, House Ellinwood was named the winner for accumulating the most points among its contestants in all three grade levels. Great job, everyone!
Science and art don't always overlap, but at Adelphi Academy of Brooklyn they make the perfect combination! Middle Schooler Madeleine spent hours at home creating the perfect educational toy for children to enjoy as part of her Winter Break art assignment from Adelphi Art Instructor Ms. Fregara. Using styrofoam, colorful paint and her endless imagination, Madeleine created an entire solar system as part of her project, which called for students to design a toy from scratch. Great job, Madeleine!
Talk about starting the New Year off right! Adelphi Academy of Brooklyn’s December 2021 Students of the Month were formally recognized last week inside the John Lockwood Auditorium Theatre during a very special assembly held in their honor. Congratulations to Jose (Lower School), Kenn (Middle School), Isaac (Upper School), Yuk Tung (Scholar-Athlete) and Svetlana (Student-Artist) for this outstanding accomplishment!
WORDS OF WISDOM: Adelphians of all ages competed in Adelphi Academy of Brooklyn's Annual Math Bee today, which brings to mind these words of wisdom from famed mathematician Paul Halmos, who echoed the sentiment that practice makes perfect when it comes to math. Luckily, students at Adelphi enjoy plenty of practice solving problems in class and sharpening their skills. Stay tuned for highlights from the competition!
THIS WEEK AT ADELPHI: Talented student artists at Adelphi Academy of Brooklyn used colorful paints to decorate rocks with inspirational messages and images as part of a yearlong project organized by Adelphi Art Instructor Ms. Nikki Fregara. Once completed, each of these beautifully painted rocks will be placed on display around the Academy's grounds!