Hello Brent Community,

There’s a lot to celebrate and be grateful for as we end the month of January– three weeks have flown by so quickly!

Here are some acknowledgments and a list of upcoming activities:

Congratulations to our Girls’ Basketball and Boys’ Soccer teams!

We are immensely proud of our athletes and extend our gratitude to all the coaches, staff, PTA, and students/parents/guardians who supported our teams. Special thanks to:

  • Basketball Coaches: Coach Jerry and Coach Hazel

  • Soccer Coaches: Coach Drew and Coach Kris

  • Coach Drew Hare, ISAC Coordinator, and the ISAC committee

JCO Lower School Welcome Back Dance

Here’s a big shoutout to JCO and the Lower School team for a successful Welcome Back Dance! Special thanks to Ms. Kat, Ms Jenny Francisco and the parents who helped decorate and prepare for an exciting and activity-filled welcome back dance! Congratulations to our JCo officers and thanks to all the support staff!

Theme for BRENT DAY: Thank you for participating in the voting process! Here’s presenting our theme: “Celebrating a Legacy of Learning and Leadership: 115 years of Nurturing Global Citizens”

Call for performers: We invite you to showcase your talents on Brent Day! Select a performance skill such as singing, dancing, recitation or playing an instrument that aligns with our theme. The duration for each performance is 3-5 minutes. For rehearsal schedules and additional details, kindly connect with Dr. Geverlyn Sacley after school. Your participation will contribute to making Brent Day a memorable celebration!

Updates for the Week:

  • Monday, January 29, Day 2

    • Season 3 tryouts

    • Field Day Meeting with committee: Coach Boy, Engr, Kurt, Mrs. C, 1:30 p.m.

  • Tuesday, January 30, Day 1

    • Long homeroom: Filipino day practice per group/class | Grade 11/12 TOK/CAS check-in – TOK long homeroom – check-in to see progress for the final draft

    • 10th-grade information afternoon in the Little Theatre, 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

  • Wednesday, January 31, Day 2

    • CAS Assembly

  • Thursday, February 1, Day 1

    • Ganzaphoto taking (Please see previous email)

    • Field Day practice- 3:00 (Please see previous email)

  • Friday, February 2, Day 2

    • Field Day: Students report at 7:45 to homeroom, then to Neutral for photo taking, and then to the Field. Regular classes won’t be held during that time.

Field Day details:

  • For details regarding Field Day, please check the email sent on January 29, 2024.
    Note: Monday, February 5, is a Day 1.

Filipino Day Dates:

  • February 3 ( Saturday ,1:00-4:00 PM ) practice at the gym – Filipino Classes

  • February 6 ( Tuesday Long Homeroom ) practice per group

                       After school – General rehearsal with all the performers

  • February 7 – Chapel Service – Filipino students wear their jacket

                       After school – Students set up their booths in the gym

  • February 8 – Everyone is encouraged to wear a cultural Filipino outfit

                        3:00 PM –  FILIPINO DAY Cultural Presentation

Looking ahead:

  • No classes, Friday, February 9, 2024

  • CAS clubs begin Tuesday, February 13, 2024

  • Market Day Hosted by Grade 5 and Vivita Wednesday, February 14, 2024, Neutral

  • February 14, NHS/STUCO Hearstopper Valentine’s Day Dance @Open Basketball Court, Wednesday, 6pm-8:30pm

  • Brent Baguio goes to Brent Subic for Subic Cup, February 16-18 (Friday-Saturday)

Have a good week ahead, Bulldogs!

Dr. Engler