Alumni returned to campus for Homecoming — and to celebrate our new Athletics Hall of Fame inductees with a touching ceremony.
At Brooks School, we seek to provide the most meaningful educational experience our students will have in their lives.
Roseann Sdoia lost part of her leg in the 2013 terrorist attack and shared all of her powerful story about deciding to keep moving forward, no matter what.
The first show in our Lehman gallery showcases painting, photography, sculpture, mixed media, interior design and more by eight artists connected to the Brooks community.
Students' $5 "Brooks Buck" notes can be used just like dollar bills to buy items in the school store and snack shop.
Brooks' Asian American Association's Mid-Autumn Harvest Festival brings cultures together on campus to enjoy stories, sights, and delicious snacks!
Before they're inducted on September 29, the honorees share with us what Brooks meant to them and their (wise) advice for current students!
Family Weekend is an opportunity for the parents and special friends of Brooks students to meet with teachers and advisors. Click HERE to RSVP and learn more!
Family Weekend is an opportunity for parents and special friends of Brooks students to meet with teachers and advisors. Click HERE to RSVP.
Students enjoy a long weekend in the middle of the first semester.
Brooks alumni, parents and friends will gather to connect, re-connect, and hear remarks from Head of School John Packard. Join us! Visit our Chicago Reception page to RSVP and get more information.
Brooks School is hosting an admission reception, offering students and parents the opportunity to meet and talk with Brooksians about the school and our community.
Please join Assistant Director of Admission Alex Skinner '98 and hosts Julie and Jeff Clements, parents of Casey '16, Addy '18 and Ryan '21, at The Royal Hamilton Amateur Dinghy Club (Mongroville, 25 Pomander Road, Paget , PG05, Bermuda). REGISTER HERE. We look forward to seeing you!
Students and faculty depart for the week to celebrate Thanksgiving. The break concludes on November 26 (boarding students return by 8 p.m.).
Thanksgiving Break concludes as students and faculty return to campus.
The first semester comes to a close with final exams. Testing will conclude December 13.
After a week of exams, students leave for winter beak and some much deserved time off. The vacation concludes January 2 (boarding students return by 8 p.m.).
Come join fellow young alumni for an evening of seasonal cheer! Classes of 2004 - 2015 are welcome. Visit our Young Alumni Holiday Party page to RSVP, see who's coming and get more information.
Hooray, Winter Term 2019 gets underway today! The intensive courses will run through January 19.
Students enjoy a long weekend off, through January 21, before second semester begins.
The long weekend break concludes this evening, as students prepare for the start of second semester tomorrow.
Winter Term is an intense, three-week, one-topic course of study held each January. Puttting into practice the concept of “depth over breadth,” the single-course structure of Winter Term allows students and faculty to work together even more closely than they do in regular classes.
The Students on the Forefront of Science Program is a summer internship initiative that provides rising sixth-formers with innovative experiences that expose them to research, technology and advanced studies in the sciences.
Since 1986, Brooks students have participated in exchanges with schools all around the world. A program that started initially with schools in Kenya and South Africa has expanded to include places like Scotland, Spain, Botswana, Peru and Morocco.
1926 year Brooks School was founded
270 acres overlooking Lake Cochichewick
78% of our faculty hold advanced degrees
4.8 million provided in financial aid each year
1:6 faculty-to-student ratio
4 heads of school since 1926
22 states represented in the student body
15 countries represented in the student body
12 average class size
70% of students live on campus
Fill out our online inquiry form and we will send you a packet of materials that will tell you more about Brooks.
Contact our admission office to schedule a visit. We will arrange a student-led tour and an interview with an admission officer.
Learn more about applying to Brooks. We welcome online applications from Gateway to Prep Schools or SSAT's Standard Application.
A recent Brooks graduate found her passion for scuba diving through a Winter Term course she took as a fourth-former. Now, she's turning her experience at Brooks into a career in marine biology.
Molly Alvino '15
The renowned climate scientist focuses his research on the rapid pace of climate change in paleolithic North Africa, and the lesson, he says, is clear: Our modern climate is changing, it's changing more quickly than we realize. Peter deMenocal '78
As the underwater cave explorer draws the map of tunnels that provide fresh water to Mexico's Yucatan Peninsula, he's helping secure an archaeological site that helps explain how the earliest humans arrived in the Americas. Sam Meacham '85