Brother Rice High School

  • Brother Rice High School educates young men in the tradition of its founder, Blessed Edmund Rice. For 60 years, this strong Catholic faith community has been steeped in the Essential Elements of an Edmund Rice Christian Brother Education. Brother Rice invests in each student, helping him to develop his mind, body, and spirit through every academic, athletic, and extracurricular experience. Every student at Brother Rice is challenged to grow, both inside and outside the classroom. The school continues to leverage technology, through its 1:1 iPad program, while implementing the best educational practices, to unleash the full potential of each student. Brother Rice students undertake a rigorous college preparatory program which includes more than 38 honors and Advanced Placement courses. A robust counseling curriculum supports the growth of the whole person. The Achieve Plus Center provides a supportive learning environment for students who needs additional support in mastering subject area content. The Campus Ministry department offers spiritual formation activities in the form of masses and retreats. All students must complete Christian service hours; many choose to work with marginalized populations locally, while some students participate in international and domestic immersion mission experiences. Student athletes can participate in 14 different sports. Further engagement opportunities exist in over 25 extracurricular clubs and organizations. All students participate in the Band of Brothers program which enhances camaraderie while providing leadership and mentoring opportunities for the young men. Brother Rice`s traditions, culture, and programming uniquely position the school to continue its mission in the future.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.AdvancED
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Year Founded1960

Student Body

Total Students530 students
Student Body TypeAll-boys
% Students of Color
12%
State avg.: 16%
Students by Grade Brother Rice High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers46 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio12:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
84%
Average Class Size18 students
Number of AP Courses16 courses
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Advanced CoursesAP American Government, AP Biology, AP Calculus - AB, AP Calculus - BC, AP Chemistry, AP Comparative Government & Politics, AP Computer Science Principles, AP European History, AP Human Geography, AP Language & Composition, AP Literature & Composition, AP Physics 1, AP Physics 2, AP Psychology, AP Spanish, AP US History
Average SAT score1200
Average ACT score26
Matriculation DataMatric. DataLink to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(Dress pants, Dress Shirt, and Tie)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$14,750
Tuition NotesBooks are additonal and typically cost between 300-450 and are sold back at the end of the year.
% on Financial Aid
60%
Admissions DirectorKatie Navock
Admissions AssociateAdam Korzeniewski

Sports

Total Sports Offered15 sports
SportsAlpine Skiing, Baseball, Basketball, Bowling, Cross Country, Diving, Football, Golf, Ice Hockey, Lacrosse, Soccer, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, WrestlingAlpine SkiingBaseball,
BasketballBowling,
Cross CountryDiving,
FootballGolf,
Ice HockeyLacrosse,
SoccerSwimming,
TennisTrack and Field,
Wrestling

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.25 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
BEAM&R - Business Club, Chess Club, Debate, Engineering Club, Esports Team, German Honor Society, International Thespian Society, Latin Honor Society, Marian/Rice Players - Theater Group, Mech Warriors - Robotics, Medical Club, Model UN, Mountain Biking, National Honor Society, Ping Pong Club, Politics Club, Quiz Bowl, SADD - Students Against Destructive Decisions, Spanish Honor Society, Stock Market Club, Warriors for Life

Arts and Music Programs:
Choir, Pep & Jazz Bands

Recreational Athletic Programs:
BRM Sailing, Intramurals

School Notes

  • Brother Rice High School educates young men in the tradition of its founder, Blessed Edmund Rice. For 60 years, this strong Catholic faith community has been steeped in the Essential Elements of an Edmund Rice Christian Brother Education. Brother Rice invests in each student, helping him to develop his mind, body, and spirit through every academic, athletic, and extracurricular experience. Every student at Brother Rice is challenged to grow, both inside and outside the classroom. The school continues to leverage technology, through its 1:1 iPad program, while implementing the best educational practices, to unleash the full potential of each student.  Brother Rice students undertake a rigorous college preparatory program which includes more than 38 honors and Advanced Placement courses. A robust counseling curriculum supports the growth of the whole person. The Achieve Plus Center provides a supportive learning environment for students who needs additional support in mastering subject area content. The Campus Ministry department offers spiritual formation activities in the form of masses and retreats. All students must complete Christian service hours; many choose to work with marginalized populations locally, while some students participate in international and domestic immersion mission experiences.  Student athletes can participate in 14 different sports. Further engagement opportunities exist in over 25 extracurricular clubs and organizations. All students participate in the Band of Brothers program which enhances camaraderie while providing leadership and mentoring opportunities for the young men. Brother Rice`s traditions, culture, and programming uniquely position the school to continue its mission in the future.

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