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Brookfield East students create murals to help inspire future generations

Shreya Girish

February 12, 2020

  Wandering around the halls of Brookfield East High School, students may be noticing murals popping up, especially in the cafeteria. These murals are being painted by the class Leadership Principles, taught by Mr. Smith and Mr. Rux.    Students taking the Leadership Principles class are assigned a project that will help improve the school and create some...

Brookfield East changes school bells, Students and staff respond

MGR Govindarajan

December 6, 2019

Brookfield East High School has changed the sound of their bells to music playing through passing period. However there is a testing period of a week before Thanksgiving Break to see the response According to Andrew Farley, Principal of Brookfield East, the idea was first brought up years ago, and a student leadership group came up with ideas to do it this year. “We did...

ACT Prep Books typically used by students, found in the library.

The New ACT

November 6, 2019

September of 2020 the ACT will be completely changing. The Washington Post explains how students will be able to retake portions of the exam rather than having to re...

Students Strike for the Climate Crisis

Amanjot Kaur

October 4, 2019

  The year of 2019 has been a major one for bringing attention to climate change. With activists such as Greta Thunberg sailing across the Atlantic to attend Climate Summits and hold strikes to bring attention to the crisis, teenagers across the nation have never felt more inclined to act. Why is that so? The environmental crisis has shown itself to be a worl...

Nicole Jackson (12) uses excellence period to receive feedback for her essays in AP English Lanuage and Composition

Brookfield East Makes Major Changes to Excellence Period

November 27, 2018

Preparing for life beyond high school is a key focus on many students’ minds. High school is a crucial time for maturing individuals to develop executiv...

Brookfield East students vs. State math and reading standards (2012)

Elmbrook to Revamp English Curriculum

May 11, 2018

English is one class that almost everyone uses in their post-academic life; from communicating with our peers to drafting our thoughts on to words, English...

Mrs. Marina Kane

Eric Dietze is the 2018 Mr. Beast!

April 24, 2018

There are many traditions that have become iconic hallmarks of junior year. The ACT. Powderpuff football. The Junior Prom. But one of the lesser known one...

Brookfield East Students Take Action

Brookfield East Students Take Action

March 18, 2018

Brookfield East Students decided it was time to take action. In the wake of the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland Florida, tee...

Dr Ginsburg and Minimizing Stress

Dr Ginsburg and Minimizing Stress

April 24, 2017

 On Monday, March 20, Dr. Kenneth Ginsburg came to Brookfield East to have a discussion with the student body on the meaning of resilience and how to manage...

B'EAST Forensicators Excel at CFL Qualifiers

B’EAST Forensicators Excel at CFL Qualifiers

March 29, 2017

Last week, Brookfield East hosted forensicators from all reaches of Wisconsin for one of the largest tournaments of the season: the NCFL qualifier. The...

Brookfield East students challenge district committee

Arjun Shreekumar, Writer

March 8, 2017

“The Teaching and Learning Committee shall review and present to the Board recommendations concerning matters that pertain to the curriculum and assessment areas of the District” quoth the website description of the Elmbrook School District Teaching and Learning Committee. The committee – chaired by school board member Scott Wheeler– was created to support students ...

Spartan Union: Approaching challenges with excellence

Olivia Russo

November 11, 2016

One of the biggest challenges for the Spartan Union last year was the opening, which was much later than expected.  This year, the Union opened within the first 10 days of school.  Two new tasks the Union has undertaken this year are selling gift cards- in $5 increments- and offering delivery to first block classes.   In addition, the Spartan Union is working on finding one or two ...

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