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Submitted by Allison Kanne

The renovation began the last week of May and concluded in August when Brookwood Forest celebrated the playground’s completion with their annual Picnic in the Forest. more

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Submitted by Kathleen Woodry

Leading community musicians, artist, poets and writers became Ranger Arts ambassadors on Friday, Aug. 17 from 12:45-2:45 p.m. for an afternoon of creative thinking exercises. more

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Submitted by Kathleen Woodry

On Sunday, Aug. 12, staff, teachers, students and families celebrated the start of a new school year with the annual Picnic in the Forest at BWF. more

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A new school year brings the anticipation of new classes, seeing old friends, making new friends and seeing teachers. more

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Emmet O’Neal Library launched a new Satellite Summer Reading initiative this summer at Brookwood Forest, through which EOL sent librarians to Brookwood Forest Elementary. more

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Photo courtesy of Kathleen Woodry.

Several students in sixth grade wanted to be a part of an iClub focused on serving the community. BWF Serves iClub has done more than talk about different ways to help those in need — they have put ideas into action. more

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Photo courtesy of Kathleen Woodry.

The fifth grade students of Brookwood Forest Elementary understand the quote from Steve Maraboli, “A kind gesture can reach a wound that only compassion can heal.” more

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Photo courtesy of Kathleen Woodry.

Two Brookwood Forest teams qualified for the Alabama State VEX IQ Elementary Championship. These two teams from BWF then qualified for the VEX IQ World Championship in Louisville in April. more

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Submitted by Kathleen Woodry.

Brookwood Forest Elementary’s Ranger PTO held its end-of-the-year luncheon on May 2 in the auditorium. more

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Photo courtesy of Kathleen Woodry.

The sixth-grade math team from Brookwood Forest Elementary spent its recent long week working on challenging math problems. more

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Photo courtesy of Kathleen Woodry.

Dylan Bor won the Brookwood Forest school competition of the National Geographic Bee on Jan. 24, under the direction of sixth-grade teacher Jessica Meriwether. more

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Submitted by Kathleen Woodry.

Brookwood Forest Elementary held its annual BWF’s Got Talent show on Friday, April 13. more

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Photo courtesy of Kathleen Woodry.

Student Resource Officer Richard Knecht took time to visit the Brookwood Forest art room with Ashley Scott’s second grade class. The task was to create a clay bowl. more

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The week was filled with many educational opportunities. more

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Photo courtesy of Kathleen Woodry.

To celebrate, kindergarten teachers and students paraded through the school decked out in capes, hats, masks and other superhero gear. more

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Photo courtesy of Kathleen Woodry.

Brookwood Forest Elementary Team 3701B won first place in the Robotics Vex IQ Team Work Challenge at Bots at the Brook #2 in December. more

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Photo courtesy of Kathleen Woodry.

Brookwood Forest Elementary held its annual Veterans Day performance Thursday, Nov. 9. more

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Photo courtesy of Kathleen Woodry

Brookwood Forest Elementary fifth grade students made their annual trek to Camp McDowell during the week of Oct. 23 for a three-day trip. There were 94 students, five teachers and more than 20 chaperones. more

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Photo courtesy of Kathleen Woodry.

Brookwood Forest Elementary held its annual Veterans Day performance on Thursday, Nov. 9, 2017. more

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Photo courtesy of Kathleen Woodry.

Brookwood Forest Elementary held its inaugural Grand Day on Oct. 16. We call BWF a family, and we realize that our family extends well past the walls of any Ranger’s home. more

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