THIS WEEK AT ADELPHI: Temperatures soared into the 90s again this week as Brooklyn endured another heatwave. Many Adelphians likely used the excessive heat and humidity as a chance to catch up on their summer assignments inside with the comfort of air conditioning! Here are some scenes from throughout Adelphi Academy of Brooklyn’s grounds amid the heatwave.
WORDS OF WISDOM: As Adelphians enter the final weeks of summer, they can rest assured that members of Adelphi Academy of Brooklyn's faculty are preparing the classrooms they will call home during the Academy's upcoming 160th academic year. The faculty's enthusiasm for teaching and working to ensure the success of every student echoes these words of wisdom by noted author E.P. Bertin!
THIS WEEK AT ADELPHI: Adelphi Academy of Brooklyn’s Musical Director Mr. Robert Bates spent the week outlining plans for a number of musical performances and productions to be held in the 2022-2023 academic year. As he began to plan for the Annual Happy Holiday Brunch and Community Tree Lighting Ceremony — both beloved Adelphi traditions — he was inspired to perform an impromptu rendition of “Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer” inside the John Lockwood Auditorium Theatre!
WORDS OF WISDOM: As Adelphi Academy of Brooklyn enters its historic 160th Anniversary year, we reflect upon these words of wisdom from the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Indeed, the achievements and experiences of the past 160 years have shaped the Academy's identity and made Adelphi such an important and valued member of the Brooklyn community. As the 2022-2023 academic year approaches. check out these copies of Adelphi's yearbook, "The Adelphic," from 1922 and 1923 — 100 years ago!
THIS WEEK AT ADELPHI: Adelphi Academy of Brooklyn’s Director of Community & External Relations Mr. Chip Cafiero was proud to serve as coordinator for the Bay Ridge Fifth Avenue BID’s #FunonFifth event held Friday, July 29th on Fifth Avenue, yet another example of Adelphi’s longstanding commitment to community service and pride. Part of the “Open Streets” program brought to Bay Ridge through the efforts of the BID, Councilman Justin Brannan and the Merchants of Third Avenue Bay Ridge, the #FunonFifth event featured lots of games and rides for children, plus live music and outdoor dining. Mr. Cafiero caught up with Councilman Brannan at the event, then enjoyed some of the attractions alongside BID Executive Director Amanda Zenteno!
WORDS OF WISDOM: Members of Adelphi Academy of Brooklyn's faculty are continuing to meet and plan activities for the upcoming academic year throughout the summer months. Their brainstorming sessions bring to mind these #wordsofwisdom from noted radio personality and author Earl Nightingale!