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brookwood: Looking for a fun Inexpensive Outing? Brookwood High is hosting Cow Patty Bingo, today! - 11/12/11 03:23 AM
Brookwood High Orchestra is hosting a Fun for the family activity today called:
Cow Patty Bingo!
Intrigued?  Check it out:
It is today, Saturday, November 12, 2011
Time: 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Location: Brookwood High School Lower Practice Field.
$5.00 per Bingo ticket gets you a chance to win a $1,000.00 Grand Prize.
This is a Brookwood/Snellville Community Event.  It will feature lots of entertainment and refreshments, moonwalks, dippin dots, cotton candy, popcorn, face painting and a pettings zoo.  Only $1.00 per event.
All are Welcome!
Please come out for fun, and to support our great BHS Orchestra!

brookwood: #Brookwood High School not just for Kids/After Hours Community School - 08/31/11 01:43 PM

Did you know that Brookwood High School has an After Hours program, which has been serving the Brookwood Cluster for over 30 Years?

Very Impressive!  I personally was able to take a class on Photo Shop, taught by a very knowledgeable teacher,  which was very helpful to me!

Some of the current classes include:

Yoga - Hatha; Swing Dancing Like the Stars; CPR; Getting the Most out of your Digital Camera;  as well as several others.  To find out more about these classes or just to check out this great resource, please go to the link below.

brookwood: #BHS Fall Concert, October 20th, Featuring The "Boston String Quartet" - 08/30/11 02:56 AM
How exciting to have the "Boston String Quartet" come to Snellville, GA, and perform with our children at Brookwood High!
And not only will they perform, they will be working with the kids prior to the performance!  What a Treat!

The concert will be held in #Brookwood High School Theatre
Maroon and Gold 6:00 p.m.
Concert Orchestra 7:00 p.m.
Philharmonic and Symphonic 8:00 p.m.
Tickets are $15.00


brookwood: Labor Day Activities in and around Snellville - 08/29/11 07:37 AM
Looking for fun things to do this Labor Day weekend?  Here are a few things I have found:

Why not try The Farmers Market, located at 2342 Oak Road, on the Town Green, adjacent to Snellville City Hall?   Although this happens each Saturday from 8-12 p.m., on the first Saturday of the month, which this will be, they also hold a Craft and Antique Village!   So it's close, and free and sounds like a fun outing, and to top it off, you can get some fresh fruit and vegetables too! 
FYI, this Farmer's Market runs mid May through … (0 comments)

brookwood: #Brookwood Orchestra off to a Fun Start with a Lock-in!!!! - 08/13/11 04:23 AM

The Brookwood High School Orchestra is holding a Lock-in at Stars and Strikes on August 19th, beginning at 12 a.m.
 Usually these are held towards the end of the year, but this way the new 9th graders and other new students to Brookwood High have a chance to bond before the year begins.
  Sounds Fun!  The cost is $25/student, this includes:unlimited drinks, two slices of pizza, unlimited bowling, bumper cars and laser tag.  Students will also receive a $10.00 stipend for arcades!  What a Great Deal!!!!!   Parent Volunteers are needed, come on out all you night owls and … (0 comments)

brookwood: #Brookwood High makes Newsweek as one of the Best High Schools in America - 08/12/11 03:16 AM
It should come as no surprise to all you Bronco Fans out there that Newsweek Magazine has once again named Brookwood as one of America's Best High Schools.
The study was based on more than 1,000 top schools to determine the best of the best!  We came in at 149, not too shaby for a small town like Snellville in GA!  
They based their decisions on what schools were best preparing the kids for college and life!
Keep it up Faculty, Staff and #Brookwood Students!!!!

brookwood: Brookwood School District Homes at Wholesale Prices - 05/31/11 08:42 AM

brookwood: Craig Elementary School Kindergarten Registration: May 5, 2011 - 04/25/11 03:23 PM
You don't want to miss registering your youngster. 
Here is a summary:
Go to
You will need to register online and then follow the instructions from there.
May 12: Kindergarten Roundup
July 11-14: Kindergarten Camp
Your child must be 5 by September 1, 2011 to register.

brookwood: BROOKWOOD HIGH SCHOOL INFORMATION - 03/30/11 03:29 PM


brookwood: Brookwood Homes for Sale December 2010 Market Report - 01/07/11 03:22 PM
This information is given as a courtesy to the community, is deemed reliable, and is not guaranteed.  Reader holds the blogger blameless for any information given. Information is pulled from Georgia Multiple Listing Service.

brookwood: Brookwood Schools: Governors Awards for Outstanding Achievement - 01/05/11 02:43 PM
The Brookwood Cluster continues to be one of the most recognized clusters in Gwinnett.  They recently nearly swept the highest performance rankings for outstanding achievement (only one cluster school did not make the list).  Schools are graded on greatest improvement and highest achievement on the CRCT or High School Graduation Test. Schools are ranked from Platinum to Bronze.  Check out your individual school:
Gwin Oaks Elementary: Bronze
Craig Elementary: Bronze
Head Elementary: Bronze
Brookwood Elementary: Silver
Crews Middle School: Silver
Brookwood High: Bronze
Way to go Parents, Students, Teachers and Administrators!

brookwood: New Website for Homes for Sale in Brookwood - 12/28/10 06:14 PM
If you are looking for a home in the Brookwood School District, check out  
This is your definitive source for all things Brookwood.  Search by neighborhood, foreclosures, new construction, etc.  
Looking for home outside of Brookwood?
Check out for a complete list of available homes in the Metro Atlanta area.

brookwood: Brookwood High School Community Celebration: Thursday 12/16/2010 @ 6:30 - 12/15/10 08:23 AM
Brookwood High School is honoring the state champion football team and student activities over the break. The celebration is planned to take place at 6:30 p.m. in the Maroon Gym.  The football team is now ranked number 24 in the USA Today High School Rankings.
Coverage of Brookwood:
Official Community Invitation:
Also, 2 additional shows of Godspell, the award winning theatrical event that placed them number 4 in the state, will happen January 6 and 7, 2011 at 7:00 p.m.  Tickets go on sale for $7 each on January 3 from 6:00 - 7:00 p.m.

brookwood: Brookwood Broncos: State AAAAA Georgia High School Champions - 12/11/10 03:54 PM
Way to go Brookwood Broncos! Not only does Brookwood have the best SAT scores in Gwinnett, but they are now state football champions. 
Brookwood won 52-38 over Colquitt County in a game that saw nearly 1000 yards of offense.  Both teams were very impressive.  Turn overs turned out to be key, with Brookwood getting some key interceptions at crucial times in the game.
Coach Crews, on staff during their 1996 championship run, cited the community and school as some of the major reasons that the year was so successful.  He said his team has been working at this since last December. The … (0 comments)

brookwood: Brookwood High School News - 11/19/10 04:42 PM
Brookwood High School is just brimming with news. Here are some highlights:
Orchestra Fundraiser: Cow Patty Bingo
$5 at the door. The event will be held on the practice field.  Chance to win $1000.  Event is November 20, 2010 from 1:00-4:00 p.m.
Exam Schedule:
November 30: Language Arts/Fine Arts
December 1: Social Studies/Foreign Language
December 2: Math/PE & Health
December 3: Science/Business & Technology
Fine Arts Events:
Orchestra Concert: November 30, 2010 @ 7:00 p.m. Free admission
The Best Christmas Pageant Ever: December 9 and 11 @ 7:00 p.m. $7 adults, $6 senior citizens
Raising Money for Those in Need
Brookwood will … (0 comments)

brookwood: Brookwood Homes for Sale Market Stats for August 2010 - 09/30/10 03:15 PM
Brookwood had 27 home sales for August of 2010.  Here are the details:
Average days on the market: 83
Average price: $200,559
Average list price: $210,658
Percent of list price: 95.20%
High Price: $583,000, 280 days on market
Low Price: $59,000, 6 days on market

brookwood: Brookwood High School Homes Sold in June Market Analysis - 07/06/10 04:30 PM
Check it out!  If you were thinking of selling a home in the Brookwood School District, your days on the market are low given how most people perceive the real estate market.
Conversely, if you are thinking of buying a home in the Brookwood School District, the home you like today may not be here tomorrow. I have run into that many times over the last couple of months.
Brookwood Homes Sold in June: 33Average Price: $168,219Average Days on Market: 68
Low price: $40,000
High Price: $458,000
Information pulled from FMLS and is deemed reliable but not guaranteed.

brookwood: Tax Credit Extended...Brookwood Area Get Ready to Sell - 11/08/09 01:33 PM
The tax credit has been extended until 4/30/2010. This means you have until that day to be under contract. You must close by 6/30/2010 to be eligible for the tax credit. For first time buyers, it is $8000 and for existing homeowners who have been in their residences for 5 of the last 8 years and are purchasing a primary residence, the credit is $6500. As always, check with your tax advisor to make sure you are eligible for a credit. 
This credit will help well established communities such as the community around Brookwood High School with move up buyers. With new homes … (0 comments)

brookwood: Brookwood High School: Kensington Community - 07/28/09 03:06 PM
Kensington is a Brookwood gem. Built by John Wieland, the neighborhood has many of the features that are typcial of his neighborhoods such as swim/tennis, a lake, and a clubhouse,  Each home features an expansive floor plan. Most homes are 3000+ square feet. Many homes feature his and hers closets in the master, jetted tubs. A good proportion of the neighborhood now has new roofs.
This is a very well kept neighborhood run by a community association company.  Owners take pride in their homes and neighborhood.
Community wide events are planned often. This gives the neighborhood a community feel. The pool is … (0 comments)

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