Professional development throughout the school year allows educators to learn and grow so they can best help their pupils do the same.
At Brooks School, we seek to provide the most meaningful educational experience our students will have in their lives.
Students recognized United Nations Day with a fun, and personal, flag ceremony.
A former NH Supreme Court Chief Justice shared his heartbreaking saga with mental health, urging students to get talking about it too and break the stigma so others won't suffer as his family did.
Dan Mead and Sally Eagle shared and discussed their work with students in hopes of sparking in them a "sense of wonder enlarging their world view."
Before schoolwork started, students enjoyed a day of activities with their class. The focus? Getting closer to each other – and to their goals.
Brooks is thrilled to welcome seven new faculty members this fall. Get to know them with us: The educators took a quick quiz about their motivations, passions and surprising talents (one trains horses; another makes his own candles). See their A+ answers!
Join us for an evening of music! Brooks' Fall Festival Choirs and Chamber Music Ensemble group will perform on the mainstage of the Center for the Arts. All are welcome.
The winter season of sports and all afternoon activities begins today on campus. See the schedules for our athletics teams. Go Brooks!
Students and faculty depart for a week to celebrate Thanksgiving. The break concludes December 2 (boarding students return by 8 p.m.).
Thanksgiving Break concludes as boarding students and faculty return to campus.
Join us for an evening of music! Brooks' rock band and advanced rock band will perform on the mainstage of the Center for the Arts. All are welcome.
Alumni, parents and friends of Brooks School are invited to join hosts Gail Niederhoffer P'95 and Kate Niederhoffer '95 in Gail's home for cocktails, hors d'oeuvres and good cheer. Click HERE for more information and to RSVP. We look forward to seeing you!
Join us for an evening of music! Brooks' jazz band will perform on the mainstage of the Center for the Arts. All are welcome.
The first semester comes to a close with final exams. Testing will conclude December 19.
The school community will ring in the holiday season at our annual event in the Chapel. Students and faculty offer readings as well as sing and play festive carols. The service - which originated in the King's College Chapel - symbolizes humanity's universal longing for peace.
After a week of exams, students leave for winter break and some much deserved time off. The vacation concludes January 6 (boarding students return by 8 p.m.).
Save the date for our annual evening of seasonal cheer with young alumni. Details to follow!
Winter break concludes as boarding students and faculty return to campus.
Hooray, Winter Term 2020 gets underway today! The intensive courses will run through January 25.
Students enjoy a weekend off, through January 27 (boarders return by 8 p.m.), before second semester begins.
The second half of the 2019-2020 academic year gets underway today!
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 renowned Brooksian nabs wins for his work documenting the American South.Bill Ferris '60
Stefan Edick '80 grew up with a love of sailing, which he's turned into a career. He captains tall ships, and is currently the executive director of the Gloucester Adventure, a maritime historical preservation and educational organization, and captain of the historic fishing schooner. Stefan Edick '80
The nurse is dedicated to improving healthcare. Bethany Golden '90