Dear Brent Community,

Welcome to another exciting week at Brent International School. Here’s a snapshot of what’s happening:

Monday, October 2 – Volleyball Games with SLU

  • Time: 3:30 at the gym

  • Get ready for volleyball games between our ISAC varsity teams and the SLU volleyball teams. It’s a fantastic opportunity for them to refine their skills and foster teamwork.

Tuesday, October 3 – Engaging Discussions and Exhibitions

  • Long Homeroom | 7:45-8:25 |

    • Lower School students will have their Christmas Production practice.

    • In addition, Middle and Upper School students (Grade 6-9) will have a session on Brent Citizenship Grades.

    • Senior TOK exhibition. Don’t miss the Grade 12 TOK Presentation to Grade 11 and 10 students at the Reflection Center.

  • GRADE 11 Parent Information Session | Supporting your Grade 11 child | Little Theater 3:15-4:15

Wednesday, October 4

  • Time: 7:45-8:25 | Let’s show our appreciation for our dedicated educators with a special Teachers’ Day Appreciation chapel. All are invited to join.

  •  Time: 12:40-3:15- Grade 12 students will have a valuable Life Skills session with their homeroom teachers Bb. Nelly Ann Doliente, Ms. Donna Nebrija, Mr. Paul Engler and Ms. Almae Caluya.

Thursday, October 5 – House Games

  • Time: 3:15-4:30

  • Thursday brings excitement with HOUSE GAMES featuring Beach Volleyball for all levels. Parents and faculty are invited to join in! Please wear comfortable clothes and sneakers.

Friday, October 6 – Grade 12 EE Workshop, LS Welcome Dance, Release of the Mid Semester Report

  • Time: 12:40-4:30- Grade 12 students will immerse themselves in the Extended Essay (EE) Final Workshop.

  • Time: 3:00-4:30 In the afternoon, Lower School students will put on their dancing shoes for the LS Welcome Dance. More details to follow from Mrs. Kat Moredo, Lower School Head teacher.

  • Plus, stay tuned for the Mid Semester Reports release at 2:45 p.m. Please see the email sent out earlier for details.

Looking Ahead

  • Saturday, October 7: SAT exams

  • Monday, October 9, 2023: Parent-Teacher Conferences | No classes |Please see separate email sent out for details.

  • UN Week: Celebrating Unity and Diversity | More details to come from Mr. James Young, UN Week Coordinator.

  • Volleyball ISAC schedule, October 26-28:

Acknowledgments: Thanks and Well Done!

  • We extend our gratitude to everyone who contributed to the success of the PTA Assembly on Wednesday, Sept 27.

  • Congratulations to Ms. Almae and the team for an unforgettable Career Week 2023! Thank you to all our presenters/speakers last week!

  • Hats off to Coach Boy and the team for an exhilarating Pep Rally on Friday, Sept. 29. Congratulations to Yellow House!

  • A special thank you to Ms. Laura, the transportation and clinic team for their invaluable support during the PTA Sports Clinic and the MS/US Production Practice on Saturday, September 30.

Thank you for being an integral part of the Brent community. Let’s continue to encourage and build each other up!

Warm regards,

Dr. Celeste R. Engler