Brownell-Talbot School

  • Brownell-Talbot School is Nebraska's only private, independent, co-educational, college preparatory day school.
  • We are proud to celebrate over 150 years of academic excellence and individual achievement.
  • We seek to enroll students in grades preschool through 12 who have the motivation and curiosity to thrive in a challenging learning environment.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Other school association(s)
AdvancED
Independent Schools Association of the Central States
National Association of College Admissions Counselors
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-12
Year Founded1863

Student Body

Total Students440 students
Student Body Typen/a
% Students of Color
24%
State avg.: 15%
Students by GradeBrownell-Talbot School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers47 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio9:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
63%
Average Class Size13 students
Number of AP Courses14 courses
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Advanced CoursesAP Art Portfolio, AP Biology, AP Calculus AB, AP Calculus BC, AP Chemistry, AP European History, AP French Language and Culture, AP Language and Composition, AP Literature and Composition, AP Music Theory, AP Spanish Language and Culture, AP Statistics, AP United States History
Average ACT score28
Matriculation DataMatric. DataLink to Matriculation Data

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Tuition NotesTuition ranges from $6,500 to $20,650
% on Financial Aid
23%
Average Financial Aid Grant$10,000
Admissions DirectorKim Schinzel

Sports

Total Sports Offered12 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
FootballGolf,
SoccerSoftball,
SwimmingTennis,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.14 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Academic Decathlon, Math Team, Newspaper, Speech, Theatre, Yearbook

Club or Organization:
Chess Team, Honor Council, Junior Classical League, Literary Magazine, National Honor Society, Robotics

Arts and Music Programs:
Band, Chorus

School Notes

  • Brownell-Talbot School is Nebraska's only private, independent, co-educational, college preparatory day school. We are proud to celebrate 150 years of academic excellence and individual achievement. We seek to enroll students in grades preschool through 12 who have the motivation and curiosity to thrive in a challenging learning environment.
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