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Calling all alumni from the classes of 2014 through 2022: Join us for a happy hour with complimentary drinks and appetizers. We're excited to share this event space again with alumni from Governor's Academy, St. Mark's School, Noble and Greenough School and St. Sebastian's School. Sign up and see who's coming!

Save the date: Families of new Brooks School students are invited to join us for a get-together before the school year begins. Head of School John Packard and other school leaders will be on hand to greet families.

Welcome (and welcome back) to Brooks! By invitation only (determined in spring 2024) preseason athletes (Athletes trying out for 1st team, fall season squads), student orientation leaders and international students all report to campus around now for the 2024-2025 school year.

Welcome (and welcome back) to Brooks! All students are due on campus today to start the new school year.

Academics kick off today on campus with the first day of school.

Parents, guardians and special friends of current Brooks students, you're invited to Family Weekend, held this year on October 4 and 5. The weekend offers activities, events and an opportunity to meet with teachers and advisors. We look forward to seeing you!

Parents, guardians and special friends of current Brooks students, you're invited to Family Weekend, held this year on October 4 and 5. The weekend offers activities, events and an opportunity to meet with teachers and advisors. We look forward to seeing you!

Students enjoy a long weekend in the middle of the first semester, from October 6 through October 7.

Students enjoy a long weekend in the middle of the first semester, from October 6 through October 7.

Students and faculty depart to celebrate Thanksgiving. The break concludes on December 2 (boarding students return by 8 p.m.).

Thanksgiving Break concludes as boarding students and faculty return to campus (by 8 p.m.).

Students complete their final coursework of the first semester December 14 through December 19 (required of all students) before campus closes for Winter Break on December 20.

Students complete their final coursework of the first semester December 14 through December 19 (required of all students) before campus closes for Winter Break on December 20.

Students complete their final coursework of the first semester December 14 through December 19 (required of all students) before campus closes for Winter Break on December 20.

Students complete their final coursework of the first semester December 14 through December 19 (required of all students) before campus closes for Winter Break on December 20.

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

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

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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.

    Brooks School is a coeducational boarding and day school, grades nine through 12, located in North Andover, Massachusetts. The school admits students of any race, color, gender, religion, sexual orientation, and national and ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school. The school does not discriminate on the basis of disability, race, gender, religion, sexual orientation, color, or national and ethnic origin in the administration of its educational and admission policies, scholarship and loan programs, and athletics and other school-administered programs and activities.

    AlumniStories
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    Charlotte Save ’01 made her home in London and built an impressive career in the beauty industry, which she promotes as a source of confidence for consumers.

    Photo of Aly Abou Eleinen ’18 playing squash.

    Aly Abou Eleinen ’18 rose from Brooks to Penn to the professional squash world, and he’s loved every minute of it.

    Photo of Bill Endicott '63 with Operation Renew Prosthetics.

    Bill Endicott ’63 uses connections from his Olympic competition days to assist soldiers fighting in Ukraine.