With travel to campus prohibited during the pandemic, the school is bringing its annual mini reunion to alumni this year offering 13 virtual events throughout the month of November.
Brooks' traditional fall play transformed into an outdoor theater experience!
Through a new Peer Advisor Program, members of the class of 2021 are trying to reduce the stigma associated with reaching out for emotional help.
Hybrid classes and outdoor everything: Brooks school students are discovering new ways to study and socialize on campus this autumn. Student prefects share their impressions.
After fall games were cancelled, Brooks got creative and decided to offer a whole new lineup of fun things to do, and sports to play, almost every day.
Third-form educators share some scoop — about life at Brooks, in the classroom and the community — with incoming third formers, plus offer advice that everyone can use!
At Brooks School, we seek to provide the most meaningful educational experience our students will have in their lives.
After a week off, Thanksgiving Break wraps up today. Classes resume tomorrow, December 1 in a virtual mode for all students.
We will finish the first semester with virtual classes for all students beginning today and finishing on December 10.
Prospective families, you're invited to a "drop in" talk with current parents, who will share their experiences at Brooks and answer any questions you may have. Email email@example.com to RSVP. For more admission events, please check out our Virtual Visit page. We look forward to "seeing" you!
Prospective families are invited to meet virtually with current students, who will talk about different aspects of their time at Brooks, during this Zoom event. When students finish speaking, there will be a time for families to ask questions. Please RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org and we will send you a link to the event. For details about other upcoming admission events, please see our Virtual Visit page.
All current students and employees are invited to Brooks' monthly Community Conversation. Facilitated by the school's Equity and Inclusion Prefects, this virtual gathering will address a range of topics. We look forward to meeting with you!
Vacation time! Winter Break begins at the end of school today and runs through January 12.
Brooks School's month-long Winter Break wraps up today. Classes resume virtually tomorrow, January 13 (and will remain in a virtual mode for all through January 23).
Back to school! Second-semester classes begin today in an all-virtual mode. Classes will remain online for all students through January 23.
For all students who elect to attend school in-person during the winter months when we are in session, if possible, intake COVID-19 testing protocol begins today. (The winter session runs through March 6).
Save the date: Class of 2022 students and their parents are invited to Brooks' College Counseling Kickoff event. The program features panel discussions with college admission officers, a presentation of Brooks School's 2021-2022 program, case studies and a Q&A session. Details to follow!
Today begins the first day of a staggered departure for all winter session in-person students for Spring Break. Departures will continue through March 6, when Spring Break begins.
Students enjoy a well-deserved break starting today, and running through March 24, before second semester kicks off on March 25.
Today wraps up the last day of students' two-and-a-half-week Spring Break. We hope you had a great vacation!
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
5.2 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 Brooksian reflects on his yearlong trip around the world, and on the familiar lessons of community, friendship and care he found in unfamiliar places. Hayden Lynch '12
An alumna is hard at work building an intentional community in Denver, Colorado. Kiki Grainger '07
His pro bono involvement in a civil rights suit, on behalf of a wrongfully convicted man, has been the highlight of this litigator's career to date. Kevin Adam '01