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Please join us! Host Rob Walker '53, H'66, P'94, GP'18 invites alumni, parents, grandparents and prospective families to drinks & hors d'oeuvres with Head of School John Packard P'18, P'21 at The Bellevue House (formerly the Martha Codman House: 304 Bellevue Ave., Newport, RI). Please RSVP HERE by Aug. 2. We look forward to seeing you.

Please join us! Catherine and Burt Flickinger III '71 invite alumni, parents, grandparents and prospective families to drinks & hors d'oeuvres with Head of School John Packard P'18, P'21 at their home, 79 Davids Lane, East Hampton, NY. RSVP HERE by Aug. 6. We look forward to seeing you.

The first wave of returning students begins today, kicking off the 2018-2019 academic year at Brooks School. Welcome back to campus Brooksians!

New and returning students report to campus today to begin the 2018-2019 Brooks School year. Welcome class of 2022 and welcome back classes of 2021, 2020 and 2019!

Students report to class today and kick off the first semester of the 2018-2019 school year.

Classmates enjoy trips and challenges together during this annual tradition. See the lineup:

  • Third-formers will do Project Adventure and Orientation Activities on campus
  • Fourth-formers will travel to the University of New Hampshire's Browne Center
  • Fifth-formers will go on a white-water rafting trip
  • Sixth-formers will participate in the College Counseling Jumpstart Workshop

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 Head of School John Packard and Director of Admission Bini Egertson at the home of hosts Susan and Ace Crary, parents of Gardner '16 and Nick '20. Their address is: 1130 Park Avenue, Apt. 6-1 (at 91st Street), New York, NY. REGISTER HERE. We look forward to seeing you!

Come back to Brooks and catch-up with classmates, cheer on our teams playing at home, join in a volunteer information session, and celebrate the school's newest Athletics Hall of Famers. This year's group will be inducted with a special ceremony during the event. Visit Alumni Homecoming 2018 for details and the full schedule. We look forward to seeing you!

Calling all alumni interested in volunteering for Brooks School! We're offering an information session for anyone interested in joining our program of class agents, class correspondents and alumni board members. Attendees will hear from Head of School John Packard and have the opportunity to talk with Alumni Board members about their involvement with the school. Whether you've been a volunteer for decades, or interested in getting involved for the first time, there's a place for you! RSVP HERE.

Meet and speak with faculty on campus during our annual Fall Visit Day for prospective students and their families. REGISTER HERE

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 Head of School John Packard, Director of Admission Bini Egertson and hosts Denise and Graham Marks, parents of Charlotte '19, at the Essex County Club (153 School Street, Manchester-by-the-Sea, MA). REGISTER HERE. We look forward to seeing you!

Students enjoy a long Columbus Day weekend.

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 Head of School John Packard and Director of Admission Bini Egertson at the home of hosts Nancy and Thomas Ferry, parents of Riker '21. Their address is: 165 Highland Street, West Newton, MA. REGISTER HERE. We look forward to seeing you!

Family Weekend is an opportunity for the parents and special friends of Brooks students to meet with teachers and advisors. Please join us on campus!

Family Weekend is an opportunity for parents and special friends of Brooks students to meet with teachers and advisors.

UniquelyBrooks

Winter Term

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.
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Students On The Forefront

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.
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Exchange Program

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.
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BrooksFacts

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

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Take a glimpse at all that Brooks has to offer, described in the words of our students.
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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.

AlumniStories

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