Monthly Archives: September 2010

California Connection

Brentwood has a great many students from California.  It is amazing how attractive our school has been over the year to Californian students seeking an East Coast quality of education but would like to remain in the west.  Must be … Continue reading

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Courage

I often think about courage when I think of each of our Brentwood students and their parents.  What we can sometimes forget is the long process involved, even before students arrive at our school; the road is rarely an easy … Continue reading

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Sunny Days

What a September it has been here.  The wettest on record apparently.  I think it impacts adults more than young people.  As adults, we like to whine about things like rain and fog and clouds; we try to avoid the … Continue reading

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Brentwood in Globe and Mail

I hate spending money on advertising.  I’m always wishing there was a magical way to have people simply ‘know’ about Brentwood without having to drop a hard-earned dime into it.  A foolish pipe-dream I know. I love it when something … Continue reading

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Here we go again

So the dust has settled.  The new students are adjusting and have already become members of the ‘current student body’.  Members of Admissions teams around the globe are already setting their sights on ‘next year’ and calculating the amount of … Continue reading

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Hello New Students, Hello World!

This past week 150 students from over 32 countries around the world arrived on our campus.  It is truly amazing seeing the seamless meshing of cultures on the first day.  It beckons one to envision so much promise in the … Continue reading

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