Gerald "Jerry" F. Stern, former Brookfield East administrator passed away on Friday, August 16. Mr. Stern was part of the first faculty at Brookfield East, serving as a biology teacher and head track coach when the school first opened in 1962. Jerry then transitioned into administrative roles at BEHS, first as Vice Principal in 1966, then as Principal between the years of 1978 - 1985. In October of 2017, the Stern Excellence Center, a staff and student collaboration space at Brookfield East, was renamed in his honor.
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