Ganza Moments

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The Sound of Music!

Quinn O’Hara (Grade 9) and Joseph Leggatt (Grade 8) are set to play the parts of Louisa and Friedrich von Trapp in the upcoming production of The Sound of Music at the Solaire. Performances will run from September 27 until October 23, 2017. Break a Leg, Lions!

​Congratulations to the Varsity Girls Tennis Team!

The Varsity Girls Tennis team won third place at ISSA Lawn Tennis Tournament held Saturday, September 9, 2017. Players are Heni Sy, Sophia Ochoa, Isabelle Kim and Heather Miller. Coaches are Mr. Collin Tanzey and Mr. Rod PIneda. Way to go, Lions!

​Coach Ben Won First Place and Overall Champion!

Brent Teachers Ben Regan, Katelyn Regan and Priscilla Leighton completed the Aboitiz Olympic Distance TRI held on September 2, 2017 at the Pico de Loro Beach and Country Club in Nasugbu, Batangas. Way to go Lions!

Congratulations to Andrew Lee!

Congratulations to Grade 12 student Andrew Lee for a remarkable piano recital held at the Insular Life Auditorium on August 26, 2017. Andrew performed works of Chopin, Gershwin’s famous “Rhapsody in Blue” and Beethoven’s Piano Concerto No.5 in E flat major (“Emperor”), Opus 73 with the Philippine Philharmonic Orchestra (PPO). It was conducted by Prof. Herminigildo Ranera in collaboration with the Philippine Philharmonic Orchestra (PPO), Philippine’s leading Orchestra. Way to go, Andrew!

Brent Filmmaker Makes it to the 60th San Francisco International Film Festival!

Congratulations to Harley Maranan (Grade 11) and his batchmates Atul Khanna, Annika Velez, Allene De Castro, Sachit Chopra, Vanshika Kochhar, and Akshara Sanketh.

Harley’s film ‘N.O.VI.S.’ received one of the two major awards, the Google Breakthrough in Technology Award, at the 60th San Francisco International Film Festival (see SFFILM for more information) recognizing the use and display of technology and innovation in the film, as part of the Golden Gate Awards Youth Category on April 16, 2017 in San Francisco. Way to go, Lions!

To view the film, go to: https://goo.gl/8viQDd

Congratulations, Katyann and Mrs. Baldwin!

On April 30, 2017, Katyann Baldwin (Gr. 6) and Mrs. Lenore Baldwin (PK teacher) participated in the Eco-Friendly Run for the Juan Up-hill Challenge in Kalayaan, Laguna. Out of hundreds of participants, Katyann was the 1st place female champion in the 5K race and Mrs. Baldwin was the 3rd place female finisher. Funds raised by the race benefit the San Juan High School in Kalayaan, Laguna.

Congratulations to NGUYÊN TUÂN DŨNG!

New Taekwondo Black Belter
He passed the Taekwondo Black Belt Promo Test at the Philippine Taekwondo Association Central Gym on April 29, 2017.

Congratulations to Matthew Anton Garcia!

Champion in Two National Tennis Tournaments
Congratulations to Grade 8 student Matthew Anton Garcia who won the championship for the 16 and under category in the recently concluded Henry Lee National Age Group Championship (March 27-April 2) and MILO TechniFibre National Age Group (April 3-7). Way to go, Matthew!

Congratulations to Sungwon Hwang!

Congratulations to Grade 11 student Sungwon ‘Michelle’ Hwang who, based on her outstanding performances in the 2016 and 2017 Canadian Mathematics Contests, has been invited to attend the Lloyd Auckland Invitational Mathematics Workshop at the University of Waterloo in Ontario, Canada. The Lloyd Auckland workshop is a week of mathematical stimulation and features various lectures and problem solving workshops.  The attendees are housed in a university residence and are chaperoned by university students in the evenings and overnight. Well done, Michelle!

Super APAC Championship

School history has been made!

Congratulations to the 2017 Girls APAC Soccer team for winning the SUPER APAC TOURNAMENT in Beijing, China.  In the 22 years of APAC existence, this is the first Soccer APAC Championship for Brent School–and it’s a SUPER APAC at that. Go Lions!

All APAC Awardees: Andie Tiongson, Chloe Hails, Macy O’Hara and Lindsay Whaley

Team Members:
CALMA, Claudia Justine
CASTELLANOS-ARNADO, Maria Del Carmen
DAVIES, Jillian
DIMANCHE, Anne-Marie
GEMPERLE, Ana Beatriz
HAILS, Chloe Anne
MAC NAIR, Tamryn
NEMEC, Kamyl Andrea
OCAMPO, Justine
O’HARA, Macy
PANGILINAN, Hannah Kathleen
VELEZ, Annika Bo
VILLAMIL, Ma Angela Paula
SAUNDERS, Natasha Constance Bernice
TAN, Catherine Victoria
TIONGSON, Andrea Danielle
TORRES, Chelsie Erica
WHALEY, Lindsay