Returning to Campus Conversations - 2020

To discuss plans, connect and answer your questions, we're holding a series of webinars.

Each session will feature the latest update from Head of School John Packard regarding the school calendar, health and safety protocols, academics, campus life and afternoon programs.


Watch Recent Webinars
 

New Family Q&A


The evening of September 2, Head of School John Packard and administrators joined parents new to Brooks for an update and question-and-answer session.

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August 26 Conversation

The latest update about Brooks School's plan for students' return to campus, this session addressed our afternoon activities programming, COVID-19 testing, and health and safety protocols.

Panelists 
Head of School John Packard
Chief Financial Officer Paul Griffin
Director of Human Resources Beth McNeff
Director of Athletics Bobbie Crump-Burbank
Director of Health Services Tracey Costantino
Dean of Faculty, English Teacher John McVeigh
Academic Dean, History Teacher Susanna Waters
Associate Head for Student Affairs, Mathematics Teacher Andrea Heinze

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August 6 Conversation

This live session addressed the school's decision to begin the school year offering all students the option of attending Brooks either as a boarding student or a virtual student. Panelists shared details about testing and health and safety protocols, as well as the current plans for student life, afternoon activities and academics in each mode of learning.

Panelists 

Head of School John Packard
Chief Financial Officer Paul Griffin
Director of Human Resources Beth McNeff
Director of Institutional Advancement Gage Dobbins
Dean of Faculty, English Teacher John McVeigh
Academic Dean, History Teacher Susanna Waters
Associate Head for Student Affairs, Mathematics Teacher Andrea Heinze

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July 23 Conversation
 

In addition to the latest update about Brooks School protocols for students' return to campus, this session outlined our approach to the academic schedule, classroom protocols, advisor meetings, tutoring, and small group collaboration.

Panelists 

Head of School John Packard
Chief Financial Officer Paul Griffin
Director of Human Resources Beth McNeff
Director of Institutional Advancement Gage Dobbins
Dean of Faculty, English Teacher John McVeigh
Academic Dean, History Teacher Susanna Waters
Associate Head for Student Affairs, Mathematics Teacher Andrea Heinze

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July 9 Conversation
 

This session detailed Brooks School's protocols for students' return to campus, approach to COVID-19 testing, symptom self-monitoring, contact tracing, physical distancing, personal hygiene and our Health and Wellness Center’s plan to handle student wellbeing in partnership with the local medical community.

Panelists 

Head of School John Packard
Chief Financial Officer Paul Griffin
Director of Human Resources Beth McNeff
Director of Institutional Advancement Gage Dobbins
Dean of Faculty, English Teacher John McVeigh
Academic Dean, History Teacher Susanna Waters
Associate Head for Student Affairs, Mathematics Teacher Andrea Heinze

WATCH THE WEBINAR

Don't have time to watch? Read the July 9 updates on
returning to campus, health and safety, academics and more. 

 


Have additional questions? Please reach out:
 

  • Academics Concerns
    Academic Dean Susanna Waters: (978) 725-6355
     
  • Afternoon Programs
    Director of Athletics Bobbie Crump-Burbank: (978) 725-6210
     
  • Campus Health & Safety
    Director of Human Resources Beth McNeff: (978) 725-6318
     
  • Financial Concerns
    Chief Financial Officer Paul Griffin: (978) 725-6213
     
  • Student Health
    Health & Wellness Center Director Tracey Costantino: (978) 725-6207
     
  • Student Life
    Associate Head for Student Affairs Andrea Heinze: (978) 725-6264