Brooks' annual Winter Term Symposium gave students a chance to show family and friends all the skills they've learned, sights they've seen, and work they've done for the past three weeks.
At Brooks School, we seek to provide the most meaningful educational experience our students will have in their lives.
New Orleans artist Emilie Rhys worked with Brooks students this week as an artist-in-residence, inspiring them to sketch live performances and try new ways of drawing.
One motivated student got the former NBA pro to come to campus and talk with Brooksians about preventing drug use and getting help when you need it.
Brooks' intensive, one-topic course of study program began yesterday and students are already busy and loving it.
Filmmaker Hank Rogerson spoke with English, art and acting students about what it's like on camera and in the director's chair.
Brooks celebrated sports and club honors with awards for individual players and teams in our new Center for the Arts.
Bring a guest, bring your kids: All alumni and company are welcome on the ice. Join us! To see who's coming and RSVP, please click HERE.
Hit the ice with your Brooks teammates for a co-ed alumni game. Who will win: white or green? Lunch will follow for alumni players and their guests. To see who's playing and RSVP, click HERE!
It's Brooks School's fourth annual Giving Day! During this event, the school aims to garner 371 Brooks Fund gifts - one for each current student on campus - in just 24 hours. There are several ways to participate; please know we appreciate any and all support!
Join Brooks School alumni, parents and friends to connect, re-connect and hear remarks from Head of School John Packard at The University of Massachusetts Club (One Beacon Street, 32nd Floor, Boston, Mass.). Visit our RSVP page to register and see who's coming!
Enjoy a buffet of holiday goodies, courtesy of Brooks' Parents Committee!
Please join us for the formal opening of mixed-media artist Kristi Kohut's exhibit in The Robert Lehman Art Center on Brooks School's campus. Kohut will be teaching in residence the week of February 11. All are welcome!
For gallery hours, news and information about upcoming exhibits and past events, visit the Lehman Art Center page.
Brooks School alumni, parents and friends will gather to connect, re-connect, and hear remarks from Head of School John Packard. Join us! Visit our Florida Reception page to RSVP by Feb. 14 and see who's coming.
Join us for the opening night of Brooks School's production of "Hairspray," the Tony Award-winning musical about dancing, dreams and integration, set in Baltimore in 1962. Tickets are free and all are welcome!
Join us for Brooks School's production of "Hairspray," the Tony Award-winning musical about dancing, dreams and integration, set in Baltimore in 1962. Tickets are free and all are welcome!
Join us for the closing night of Brooks School's production of "Hairspray," the Tony Award-winning musical about dancing, dreams and integration, set in Baltimore in 1962. Tickets are free and all are welcome!
Join Brooks School alumni, parents and friends at Hinoki & the Bird (10 W. Century Drive, Los Angeles) to connect, re-connect and hear remarks from Head of School John Packard. Visit our RSVP page to register and see who's coming!
Students and faculty depart for nearly three weeks, through March 25, to relax before finishing off the school year.
Please join the alumni board for a volunteer event in your area: Alums will be gathering in Boston, Chicago, Lawrence, Mass., New York and Washington, D.C. to give back in their local communities. Learn more, RSVP and see who's coming HERE.
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.
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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