Brookwood School

One Brookwood Road
Manchester, MA 01944-0194
Tel: (978)526-4500
Grades: PK-8 | 403 students
Founded in 1956 and located on the Beverly/Manchester line, Brookwood is a co-ed day school for Pre-Kindergarten through grade 8.  For more than 50 years, Brookwood has been instilling in students a lifelong love of learning and graduating academically accomplished individuals of conscience, character, compassion adn cultural competence.  Brookwood believes in balance: rigor with compassion, excellence with exhuberance, and self discovery along with sensitivity to others.  Brookwood's 400 students come from more than 35 communities.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Association of Independent Schools in New England (AISNE)
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded 1956

Student Body

Total Students 403 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 25%
Students by Grade Brookwood School Student 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 Feb. 1 / 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, SoccerBasketballField Hockey,

School Notes:

  • 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: 06/17/2015

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Landmark School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Glen Urquhart School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Tara Montessori School (1.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Beverly
    Grades: K-8 | 215 students
    1.1 miles
    74 Hart St
    Beverly, MA 01915
  • Manchester By The Sea
    Tara Montessori School
    Montessori School
    Grades: PK-KG | 22 students
    1.4 miles
    62 School St
    Manchester By The Sea, MA 01944
  • Beverly
    Cape Ann Waldorf School
    Special Program Emphasis
    Grades: NS-8 | 132 students
    1.4 miles
    701 Cabot St.
    Beverly, MA 01915
  • Manchester
    Landmark Elementary Middle School
    Special Education School
    Grades: 2-8 | 145 students
    1.5 miles
    P O Box 1489
    Manchester, MA 01944
  • Prides Crossing
    Landmark School
    Special Education School
    Grades: 9-12 | 300 students
    1.7 miles
    429 Hale St Box 227
    Prides Crossing, MA 01965

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