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Brandon Hall Theatre Presents "Chicago the Musical"
Feb. 23, 2016

The Brandon Hall Theatre Department will be presenting "Chicago the Musical." In roaring twenties Chicago, chorine Roxie Hart murders a faithless lover and convinces her hapless husband Amos to take the rap...until he finds out he's been duped and turns on Roxie. Convicted and sent to death row, Roxie and another "Merry Murderess ...

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Math Students Perform Well in KSU Math Competition
Jan. 15, 2016

Congratulations to Shunyang “Parker” Liu, Grade 11, for his excellent performance at the 2015 Kennesaw State University Mathematics Competition. Parker received an award for being the highest scoring student at Brandon Hall School in Part 1 of the competition. Parker and Tianqi “Dorian” Zhao, Grade 12, will be participating in the upcoming finals portion of ...

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Volunteer Day on BHS’s Upcoming Overlook Trail
Nov. 17, 2015

A group of 32 student, staff, and parent volunteers came together on a cold Saturday morning, November 14, to help with the Overlook project on the Brandon Hall campus. Phase One, our current phase of the project, has been focusing on the clearing of the trail and a remodel of the Overlook structure that you ...

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Brandon Hall Competes at Model UN Competition
Nov. 13, 2015

Brandon Hall Students attended the 2015 Georgia State University Model United Nations Competition on November 9th and 10th. Pashali Anvarov (Senior), Ruiyang Zhao (Freshman), and Jason Harvey (8th Grade) formed a delegation representing Zimbabwe. The students served on the General Assembly Plenary Committee, The World Health Organization Committee, and the United Nations Environmental Development Committee ...

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Students and Chaperones Enjoying Boston
Oct. 28, 2015

Our travelers are taking in the legacies of Pilgrims, revolutionaries, academics and literary greats as they travel through the brownstone-lined streets of Boston. Today they will walk the Lexington/Concord battlefield, the Plymouth Plantation, and enjoy a Mayflower tour before enjoying an evening performance of the play "Sheer Madness".

The trip will conclude this Friday ...

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Head of School Search Update
Oct. 28, 2015

To the Brandon Hall Family of Faculty, Staff, Parents, Students and Community Advocates,

I am excited to update you on the Head of School search process. The committee has been extremely busy over the past several weeks. They met with faculty representatives to gain a view of the School through the eyes of our educators ...

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Head of School Search Update
Sept. 16, 2015

Update from the Brandon Hall Board of Trustees

Several actions have been completed and the search is officially underway:

1. Establishment of the Brandon Hall HOS Search Committee
a. A diverse team of volunteers composed of Active and alumni parents, faculty, local Educational Consultants, and Board of Trustee members have been secured for the committee ...

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Student Spotlight: Margaret Meagher, Class of 2017
Sept. 4, 2015

Margaret Meagher, Class of 2017
Margaret Meagher and her twin sister, Meredith, came to Brandon Hall as freshmen during the 2013-2014 school year, from Piedmont, California. As a junior, Margaret currently participates in a number of extracurricular activities, including Key Club, Science Olympiad, and Visual Art, particularly in drawing and painting. She has made a ...

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Brandon Hall, Guiding Students into the 21st Century
Aug. 6, 2015

In our world of rapidly evolving technology and an increasingly global economy, helping our students understand and master 21st century skills along with traditional curriculum is becoming more and more important. Teachers are challenged to stay ahead of the learning curve in unprecedented ways. As Tsisana Palmer states in “15 Characteristics of a 21st Century ...

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Staff Spotlight: Justin Ryder
Aug. 6, 2015

Justin Ryder joined the Brandon Hall team in August 2012 as a faculty member in our Mathematics Department. Justin’s passion for teaching and connecting with students were evident almost immediately, and he was honored to be named Teacher of the Year for 2012-2013 by his faculty colleagues. His research and implementation of various teaching ...

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