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Jessica Torres speaking at Brooks' Open House 2016

Open to All at Brooks' Open House

Ah, Open House. The nostalgia that this event alone brings is both fascinating and terrifying. Why terrifying? This Open House made me think how old...

Photo of Starved Rock Cave.

Out on a Fall Day

As the weather changes and the leaves turn all sorts of different colors, why not experience our beautiful Midwestern fall for yourself?

Cubs Logo within a W

Go, Cubs, Go!

Chicago stand up! 

Photo of Principal Jackson, students and Dr. Jackson.

A Look Ahead: A Strategic Vision for CPS

On November 2nd, 2016, principals, students, Local School Council (LSC) representatives, and community organizations from across the far south side...

NASA photo of a Orionid Meteor Shower

A Shower in the Sky

Until November 14, a spectacular event will take place across the sky. This event is called a Orionid Meteor Shower, and it happens almost every...

Photo of the French students and teacher with some of their chaperones, Ms. Cagney and Principal Jackson.

Exchange of Ideas

Last month, a group of students and their English teacher from Nantes, France, spent two weeks shadowing students at Brooks. They roomed with their...

Interview with Our New Band Teacher

This year Gwendolyn Brooks welcomed in a few new Eagle teachers. In the Music Department, two teachers were hired to replace Ms. Seavoy who left to...

Screenshot from the movie "Don't Breathe".

Don't Read... If You Are Easily Scared...

On Friday, October 21st, the National Honor Society will hosting its annual Movie Night and, because we're so close to Halloween, it only makes...

Students sitting during 2016 Brooks Pep Rally

Too Good To Be a Rally

By Na'im Muhammad (#ClassOf2K19)On Thursday, October 13th, 2016, students were given an altered A-Day schedule with 90 minutes cut from their usual...