Each year, the Wisconsin Council of Administrators of Special Services (WCASS) accepts nominations and presents awards to outstanding people in the field of Student Services. On Friday, May 12, WCASS Board Member, Jeanne Siegenthaler, joined Elmbrook staff for the celebration of this year’s award recipients: Erin King, Administrator of the Year Award (Principal, Brookfield Elementary); Gabe Stuleanu, Personal Achievement Award (Senior, Brookfield East); Grace Patch, Personal Achievement Award (Student, Project Strive).
This month, five elementary students from across Elmbrook qualified for Nationals in the elementary-level Science Bee Competitions conducted by International Academic Competitions. The qualifying students included: Saranya Bhagavatula (Burleigh Elementary School), Cameron Drees (Dixon Elementary), Aarya Ghuge (Burleigh Elementary), Anirudh Sai Muralidharan (Brookfield Elementary), and Ananya Vaddi (Burleigh Elementary).
On Wednesday, October 5, Newbery Honor-winning author Jasmine Warga visited Brookfield Elementary in promotion of her brand new book (released 10/4/22), A Rover’s Story. During her visit, she joined Library Lead Sara Field, Brookfield Elementary Principals, and Dr. Hansen for a ribbon-cutting in honor of the newly renovated library. Warga spoke to 300 highly engaged third through fifth graders at Brookfield Elementary about her journey to become an author, the research and inspiration for her new book, her writing process, stretching your imagination, and finding your place in the world. Jasmine was awarded the Newbery Honor for her book Other Words for Home in 2020.
The Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction released school report cards this week, naming Brookfield Elementary as a school that "Significantly Exceeds Expectations" with a composite score of 92.3.
Brookfield Elementary Staff & Students ROCKED the first week of school 2021-2022!
The School District of Elmbrook’s Board of Education confirmed the Administration’s recommendation of Amy Benotch as Associate Principal of Brookfield Elementary School at its regular board meeting on Tuesday, August 10.