Grades: PK-8 | 400 students
Founded in 1956 and located on the Beverly/Manchester line, Brookwood is a co-ed day school for Pre-Kindergarten through grade 8. Brookwood is a warm, child-centered community of exuberant learners with an extraordinary commitment to both the development of the mind and the development of the self.
Through a purposeful balance of challenge, encouragement, and opportunity for appropriate risk-taking, the School fosters lifelong habits of inquiry, critical thinking, creativity, and scholarship, just as it instills a healthy sense of self, a flexible mindset, and a deep respect for the dignity of others.
Ultimately, Brookwood strives to graduate academically accomplished individuals of conscience, character, compassion, and cultural competence.
Brookwood's 400 students come from more than 37 communities.
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Association of Independent Schools in New England (AISNE)
|Grades Offered||Grades Prekindergarten-8|
|Total Students||400 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color||
State avg.: 25%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||46 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||9:1
National avg.: 13:1
|Average Class Size||18 students|
|List of Courses Offered||Link to List of Courses|
|Matriculation DataMatric. Data||Link to Matriculation Data|
|Classroom Dress Code||Casual|
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||Jan. 15 / rolling|
|Tuition Notes||Tuition 2015-2016: Pre-Kindergarten $18,900. PreK Extended Day- $ 4,120 for 5 days (12:30-3:00). Kindergarten-Grade 3 -$26,180. Grades 4-5- $27,860. Grades 6-8- $32,570.|
|% on Financial Aid||
|Admissions Director||Lindsay Murphy|
|Admissions Associate||Kate Fuge|
|Total Sports Offered||4 sports|
|Sports||Basketball, Field Hockey, Lacrosse, SoccerBasketball, Field Hockey,
- Spanish, French and Mandarin introduction beginning in Grade 1
- Early Childhood After- School Program for Pre-Kindergarten and Kindergarten students
- Enriching after-school classes in languages, music, visual and performing arts, dance, and karate
- Care available for all ages before school starting at 7:15am and after school Monday-Friday
- Interscholastic sports (grades 7 & 8)
- Community service and character education
- School Meeting, a weekly gathering of the entire student and faculty body
- Academic support center
- Teacher Training Program offered in coordination with Lesley University
- New Lower School (PreK-3) and Dining Hall
- Summer camp program for ages 4 -16
Profile last updated: 11/20/2015
Nearby Private Schools:
- School Location Miles Grades Students
BeverlyGrades: K-8 | 215 students
74 Hart St
Beverly, MA 01915
Manchester By The SeaGrades: PK-KG | 22 students
62 School St
Manchester By The Sea, MA 01944
BeverlyGrades: NS-8 | 138 students
701 Cabot St.
Beverly, MA 01915
ManchesterGrades: 2-8 | 145 students
P O Box 1489
Manchester, MA 01944
Prides CrossingGrades: 9-12 | 300 students
429 Hale St Box 227
Prides Crossing, MA 01965
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