Holidays

Adelphi’s Annual Holiday Tree Drive!

2021-01-27T18:37:11+00:00

Adelphi Academy of Brooklyn's 2020-2021 Special Trees for Special Needs Holiday Tree Drive! BAY RIDGE - Adelphi Academy of Brooklyn would like to thank all of the generous supporters who sponsored a tree as part of the Academy’s Annual Special Trees for Special Needs Holiday Tree Drive. Proceeds directly benefit Adelphi’s award-winning Project Succeed Program for college-bound students with special needs. Nearly 200 beautiful trees (and counting!) are still being lit nightly on the Academy’s grounds and will remain on display through January 2021. Click the video link below for a special thank you to all of our sponsors! [...]

Adelphi’s Annual Holiday Tree Drive! 2021-01-27T18:37:11+00:00

Adelphi Awards Prizes in Annual Ugly Holiday Sweater Contest!

2021-01-19T12:57:19+00:00

Full News Archive Adelphians Win Prizes in Annual Ugly Holiday Sweater Contest! Mark won third prize in the Lower School Ugly Holiday Sweater Contest! Nicole won second prize in the Lower School Ugly Holiday Sweater Contest! Ella won first prize in the Lower School Ugly Holiday Sweater Contest! BAY RIDGE — When it comes to modeling your holiday sweaters, the uglier the better at Adelphi Academy of Brooklyn! As the holidays approached, Adelphians of all ages came to school dressed in hideously awesome sweaters and walked the runway [...]

Adelphi Awards Prizes in Annual Ugly Holiday Sweater Contest! 2021-01-19T12:57:19+00:00

Adelphi Academy Gives Back During the Holidays!

2021-01-03T21:28:18+00:00

Full News Archive Adelphi Academy Gives Back for the Holidays! Student Advisory Board members Susan and Yura show off some of the collected toys. BAY RIDGE — Adelphi Academy of Brooklyn helped spread holiday cheer to children in need by donating hundreds of new, unwrapped toys — collected as part of the Academy’s Annual Holiday Toy Drive — to families of Project Hospitality and the Community Health Action of Staten Island (CHASI), thanks to a special partnership with St. George Theatre and the Minority Women in Business Association (MWBA) of Staten Island. [...]

Adelphi Academy Gives Back During the Holidays! 2021-01-03T21:28:18+00:00

Students, Lights Shine at Adelphi’s Annual Holiday Tree Lighting

2020-02-10T13:05:01+00:00

Full News Archive Students, Lights Shine at Adelphi’s Annual Holiday Tree Lighting Ceremony Director of Academy Operations Mr. Albert C. Corhan helps Lower Schooler Vanessa and dad hang an ornament on Adelphi’s community tree! BAY RIDGE – Adelphi Academy of Brooklyn students, staff members, families and supporters joined several notable community leaders for an evening of live holiday music, hot cocoa, holiday cookies and a special tree lighting ceremony on the grounds of the historic Academy at 8515 Ridge Boulevard on Wednesday, December 11th, 2019. The standing-room-only event was generously sponsored by the Ben [...]

Students, Lights Shine at Adelphi’s Annual Holiday Tree Lighting 2020-02-10T13:05:01+00:00

Adelphi’s Annual Holiday Tree Drive!

2020-02-10T12:03:13+00:00

Adelphi Academy of Brooklyn's 2019-2020 Special Trees for Special Needs Holiday Tree Drive! BAY RIDGE - Adelphi Academy of Brooklyn would like to thank all of the generous supporters who sponsored a tree as part of the Academy’s Annual Special Trees for Special Needs Holiday Tree Drive. Proceeds directly benefit Adelphi’s award-winning Project Succeed Program for college-bound students with special needs. More than 150 beautiful trees are still being lit nightly on the Academy’s grounds and will remain on display through January 10th, 2020. Click the video link below for a special thank you to all of our sponsors! [...]

Adelphi’s Annual Holiday Tree Drive! 2020-02-10T12:03:13+00:00

Adelphi Collects Hundreds of Toys for Ailing Children

2020-02-10T12:02:28+00:00

Full News Archive Adelphi Academy's Annual Holiday Toy Drive Collects Hundreds of Toys for Ailing Children Adelphi Academy's Holiday Toy Drive collection bin overflows with generous donations! BAY RIDGE - Adelphi Academy of Brooklyn helped spread holiday cheer to children in need by donating hundreds of new, unwrapped toys collected as part of the Academy’s Annual Holiday Toy Drive to pediatric cancer patients being treated at Maimonides Medical Center. From plush dolls and action figures to board games and puzzles, Adelphians donated brand new, unwrapped toys each week during the drive in exchange [...]

Adelphi Collects Hundreds of Toys for Ailing Children 2020-02-10T12:02:28+00:00

Santa the Guest of Honor at Adelphi’s Annual Happy Holiday Brunch

2020-01-09T10:59:53+00:00

Full News Archive Santa the Guest of Honor at Adelphi Academy of Brooklyn’s Annual Happy Holiday Brunch Head of School Ms. Iphigenia Romanos prepares to cut the ribbon to open the brunch. BAY RIDGE – Santa Claus made a very special appearance at Adelphi Academy of Brooklyn’s annual Happy Holiday Brunch on Saturday, December 7th, 2019.  The festive tradition, held inside the John Lockwood Auditorium Theatre welcomed more than 175 guests to enjoy a delicious brunch as well as “An Original Holiday Musical Revue Show” presented by students in Adelphi’s Lower & Middle School and the Adelphi Performing [...]

Santa the Guest of Honor at Adelphi’s Annual Happy Holiday Brunch 2020-01-09T10:59:53+00:00

Adelphi Volunteers Help Set Up Little North Pole Event!

2020-01-09T11:53:44+00:00

Full News Archive Adelphi Academy of Brooklyn Volunteers Help Set Up Little North Pole Event Benefiting JDRF! Susan and Isabella helped paint Adelphi’s giant, life-sized dreidels! BAY RIDGE – Many hands make the lights work! Adelphi Academy of Brooklyn students and staff spent a recent Saturday morning helping to decorate the Neponsit Beach, Queens home of longtime Adelphi supporter and friend Joseph Mure Jr. Mr. Mure, a prominent attorney, hosts the annual Little North Pole event at his home each year to benefit the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation. Adelphians volunteered to help transform [...]

Adelphi Volunteers Help Set Up Little North Pole Event! 2020-01-09T11:53:44+00:00

Adelphi Awards Prizes in Annual Ugly Holiday Sweater Contest!

2020-01-09T11:29:29+00:00

Full News Archive Adelphi Academy of Brooklyn Awards Prizes In Annual Ugly Holiday Sweater Contest! Third prize winner Marcella walks the runway! Second prize winner Kyle shows off his ugly holiday sweater! First prize winner Matthew walks the runway covered in tinsel! BAY RIDGE – When it comes to sporting a holiday sweater at Adelphi Academy of Brooklyn, the uglier the better! Students, faculty and staff came to school in Thursday, December 20th, 2018 in the most adorably ugly sweaters they could find – or create – as [...]

Adelphi Awards Prizes in Annual Ugly Holiday Sweater Contest! 2020-01-09T11:29:29+00:00

Adelphi Donates Toys to Ailing Children for Holidays

2020-01-09T11:27:31+00:00

Full News Archive Adelphi Donates Toys to Ailing Children Adelphi Academy of Brooklyn's toy bin overflowed with generous donations! Adelphi Academy of Brooklyn helped to make the holidays a little brighter for children in need by donating dozens of new, unwrapped toys collected as part of the Academy’s Annual Holiday Toy Drive to pediatric cancer patients being treated at Maimonides Medical Center. From stuffed animals to action figures to remote-controlled vehicles, Adelphians donated brand new, unwrapped toys each week during the drive in exchange for dress down privileges. The toys were placed inside [...]

Adelphi Donates Toys to Ailing Children for Holidays 2020-01-09T11:27:31+00:00