What's got hundreds of points and makes Middle and Upper Schoolers scratch their heads? Adelphi Academy of Brooklyn's Annual Riddle Bee! Representatives from each of Adelphi's four houses -- Morrill, Lockwood, Levermore and Ellinwood -- competed to earn points by answering a series of challenging riddles on Wednesday, January 15th, 2020. The annual event, organized by Upper Schoolers William and Isaac, along with Adelphi faculty member Ms. Giacchino, featured several rounds of riddles that kept the contestants and audience guessing. For the final round, Lower Schoolers from each house were selected to join in on the fun and guess the final few riddles. Congratulations to all the contestants, especially House Lockwood members Alexa, Svetlana and Saba, who were declared the winners!
HAPPENING NOW: It’s Crazy Hair Day at Adelphi Academy of Brooklyn! Students, faculty and staff are walking through the halls sporting the most outrageous hairstyles they could think of today, all in the name of school spirit. Student Advisory Board members William, Ilona and Susan couldn’t believe even Lockwood the Panther got into the act with his luscious brown and gold locks! Stay tuned for more highlights.
It's #ThrowbackThursday! Adelphi Academy of Brooklyn's Annual Junior Ring Ceremony takes place on Wednesday, January 29th, 2020, so here's a look back at Class of 2020 member Andre showing off the ring he received at last year's ceremony. Andre delivered an inspiring Junior School Ring Address that night, during which he explained the significance of this special evening as well as what it truly means to be an Adelphian. #TBT
Adelphians got to show off their musical knowledge during Adelphi Academy of Brooklyn's Annual "Do They Know It" assembly, held Wednesday, January 8th, 2020 inside the John Lockwood Auditorium Theatre. Teams competed for House points by listening to brief samples of popular songs, then trying to guess the artist and/or song title, or to fill in the missing lyrics. After several challenging rounds, Susan and Rebecca of House Eillinwood were declared the winners!
On Friday, January 17th, 2020, Adelphi Academy of Brooklyn proudly presents its newest Spirit Day dress down event: Crazy Hair Day! Adelphians of all ages are encouraged to participate by wearing their craziest hairstyles to show school spirit. Here's a #ThrowbackThursday look back at Middle Schooler Svetlana's Halloween hairstyle for inspiration! #TBT
Members of Adelphi Academy of Brooklyn's faculty and staff celebrated the holidays together at Adelphi's Annual Staff Holiday Celebration, held at Ponte Vecchio Ristorante on Wednesday, December 18th, 2019. Head of School Ms. Iphigenia Romanos spent some quality time chatting with each member of Adelphi's staff, as well as dedicated volunteers and special guests. Guests exchanged Secret Santa gifts and each attendee received a special Adelphi Academy ornament to commemorate the festivities. Here are some highlights: