Brookfield School

Brookfield School provides a challenging, comprehensive, accelerated Pre K-8 curriculum especially appropriate for bright and gifted children.
French, Spanish, Music, and Computers are a part of our balanced curriculum beginning in Kindergarten.
We emphasize a solid academic curriculum, oratory and presentation skills, international knowledge and understanding, positive ethical and social values, and critical thinking.
Teacher-student ratio of 1:18 maximum allows a high level of personal attention.
Optional AM and PM extended care with specialty workshops.
Almost all of our students are accepted into advanced high school programs.

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School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Nursery/Preschool-8
Year Founded
1962
Summer School Offered
Yes
Summer Program Cost
$580
Summer Program Cost Notes
Four, two-week sessions
Summer Program Details

Student Body

Total Students
232 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
53%
State avg.: 48%
Students by Grade
Brookfield School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
28 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
8:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
60%
Average Class Size
14 students
List of Courses Offered
Classroom Dress Code
Formal
(Uniform)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
All inclusive, including care from 7:30 AM to 6PM
% on Financial Aid
25%
Average Financial Aid Grant
$6,500
Acceptance Rate
50%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Erik Boice
Admissions Associate
Jo Gonsalves

Sports

Total Sports Offered
8 sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
10 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Yearbook

Arts and Music Programs:
Art, Choir, Computer, Drama, Math & Science Clubs, Musical Theater, Speech and Debate

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Cheerleading, Jumprope & Four Square

School Notes

  • Our Philosophy
  • Brookfield School is a thriving independent, co-educational, college preparatory school, serving children in Kindergarten through eighth grade. The school is best known for its rigorous accelerated curriculum and emphasis on character development. Brookfield`s primary purpose is to prepare our students to become independent thinkers, responsible citizens, and effective leaders. To achieve this purpose, the curriculum is challenging and balanced, class sizes are small, and students are held to high academic and behavioral standards. Teachers are selected for their collegiality, professionalism, dedication to scholarship, and passion for teaching accelerated learners. The Brookfield community is proud of our diversity. We emphasize respect and understanding of each other`s differences. We welcome students of all religious, ethnic, and social backgrounds.
  • Our Mission Statement
  • Brookfield School is a learning community where children are nurtured and cherished.  Our mission is to encourage and guide our students to develop to their fullest potential, both intellectually and socially.  Academic excellence, civility, and good character are hallmarks of Brookfield graduates.
  • The Brookfield Way
  • The Brookfield Way is our path to success.
  • Strive for Excellence...Show Respect...Be Kind...Be Confident 
  • Brookfield Expected School-wide Learning Outcomes
  • Brookfield Students will apply critical and creative thinking to all subject areas. Brookfield Students will express themselves fluently and confidently in all forms of communication. Brookfield Students will be good stewards of the environment and humankind. Brookfield Students will be aware, respectful, and appreciative of diversity. Brookfield Students will be technologically literate and discerning of social media. Brookfield Students will be balanced learners, who include World Languages and Cultures, the Arts, and Physical Fitness in their daily lives. Brookfield Students will develop organizational, time-management, and collaborative skills.
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