Brookwood School

Tel: (978)526-4500
  • 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 376 students come from 39 communities from across the North Shore.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Association of Independent Schools in New England (AISNE)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded1956

Student Body

Total Students374 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
13%
State avg.: 23%
Students by GradeBrookwood School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers46 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio8:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size18 students
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Matriculation DataMatric. DataLink to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineJan. 15 / rolling
Tuition NotesTuition 2017-2018: Pre-Kindergarten $14,000. PreK Extended Day- $ 2,000 for 5 days (12:30-3:00). Kindergarten-Grade 3 -$28,210. Grades 4-5- $30,000. Grades 6-8- $35,090.
% on Financial Aid
33%
Admissions DirectorLindsay Murphy
Admissions AssociateKacey Morris

Sports

Total Sports Offered4 sports
SportsBasketball, Field Hockey, Lacrosse, SoccerBasketballField Hockey,
LacrosseSoccer,

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
  • Summer camp program for ages 4 -16
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