Vol. XX • Summer 2018 Issue •


Message From The Principal

Dear ELC & LS Parents,

I pray that you and your family are having a wonderful summer break, exploring new places and things and simply enjoying time with family and friends.

As some of you may be looking ahead and are planning for the next school year, I would like to share with you again our school calendar for S.Y. 2018-2019, which is found here on our website at http://brent.edu.ph/wp-content/uploads/2018/02/school-calendar-2-23-18.pdf.

I am also pleased to present to you the first draft of our August Calendar of Activities (found below). Some important dates to note are:

Date (Day)EventTimeVenue
August 6 (M)ELC/LS Open House8-10 AMELC Lobby, Classrooms;
LS Atrium, Classrooms
August 7 (T)First Day of School8 AM
New ELC/LS Yayas (Nannies) & Drivers Orientation8:30 a.m.ELC-MPH
August 28 (T)LS (G3-5) Parent Orientation2:15 p.m.LS Library, Classrooms
August 29 (W)N-PK Parent Orientation11 AMELC Library
K-2 Parent Orientation2:10 p.m.ELC-MPH, Classrooms

In addition, tryouts for the Aqualions Swim Team will be held from August 13-16, starting at 2:45 p.m. by the Brent Pool. Tryouts for Lower School are open to Grades 1 to 5 students only.

Have a safe summer and see you all in August!

May Godspeed,


Michelle R. Jingco




Practice Makes Perfect (2)

Teacher:  Why are you marching?

6-year old:  My mom said if I’m noisy in the car again, I could start walking.

Context Clues

K-Student:  I want to share my lice to you, Miss Jingco.

Principal:  You’re what?!!

K-Student:  I want to share my rice.

Principal:  Would you say that again, please?

K-Student:  *sigh* “Welcome to the Kinder Moving Up Day…”

Principal:  Ah! Your lines!

A Lesson on Antonyms

Guest Speaker:  Do you know what enthusiasm is?

G1 Student:  Yes! It’s the opposite of dormant.

Ask and It Will Be Given Unto You

Principal to parents: So, what brings you to the Philippines?

5 year-old Son:  A plane! With really big wings!


Calendar of Activities