Fast Facts

Brookfield Academy Fast Facts, 2017 - 18

Type of School

Independent, coeducational, college preparatory day school, founded in 1962.

Brookfield Academy educates students in Pre-K (age 4) through high school.

Enrollment

Students from Milwaukee suburbs and the metro area attend Brookfield Academy, coming from as far north as Hartford, south as East Troy, east as Mequon, and west as Oconomowoc.

Primary School

189 (Levels A-2)

Lower School

143 (Levels 3-5)

Middle School

222 (Levels 6-8)
Upper School 319 (Levels 9-12)
Total 873

 

Non-Discriminatory Policy

Brookfield Academy accepts students regardless of race, creed, or national origin.

Average Class Size

11-17 students per instructional class

Teacher/Student Ratio

1:9

Faculty

110 faculty members, all with earned B.A. or B.S. degrees; 40 faculty members also hold master's degrees, six hold doctoral degrees, and one has a J.D.

Facilities

117-acre campus encompassing 6 buildings, 4 libraries, 4 gymnasiums, 8 science labs, playgrounds and playfields, a lighted football/soccer field, 5 practice fields, running track, field hockey game field, baseball and softball diamonds, tennis courts, 3 music studios, 5 art centers, 5 computer labs, wireless laptop computers, fully-networked campus

SAT Average Scores - Class of 2016

Scores For Reading Math
National 497 513
Brookfield Academy 639 655
Perfect Score 800 800

ACT Average Scores - Class of 2016

National Composite 20.8
State Composite 20.5
BA Composite 28.1
Perfect score 36 ('01, '07, '09, '13, 16)

Educational Records Bureau (ERB) Median Test Scores - Grade 8

Scores For Verbal Math
National 50 50
Suburban 85 91
Independent Schools 88
90
Brookfield Academy 90 96

 

National Merit Recognition, Class of 2017

Students in Senior Class: 83

Semifinalists: 13

Finalists: 9

Commended: 7

Advanced Placement Results

In May 2017, 160 Brookfield Academy students took 432 Advanced Placement (AP) tests in 28 subjects, with approximately 88% earning a score of 3 or higher. Students with such a score qualify for college credit or advanced placement at many leading colleges and universities.

College Placement

100% of Brookfield Academy students enter a four-year college or university program upon graduation. Students are accepted by many of the top colleges in the country.

Recent College Acceptances

Rhodes Scholar

Paul Taylor - BA Class of 2000; Boston College 2004

Schedule

Daily: 8:15 am - 3:15 pm

Level A is a half-day morning or afternoon Pre-K program. A full day is available to Level A students with the addition of the Peter Rabbit program.

School Year: In 2017-18, classes begin in late August and end in late May. Two-week vacations are scheduled for Christmas in December and again for Spring Break in March. Academic year calendar for 2017-18.

Tuition Schedule for 2017-2018

Level A             $ 8,510

Level B             $15,220

Level 1             $15,450

Levels 2-4        $16,080

Levels 5-6        $16,550

Level 7             $18,510

Level 8             $18,990

Levels 9-10      $19,240

Levels 11-12    $19,430

Financial aid is available in Middle and Upper School (Levels 6-12) and a scholarship program begins in Upper School (Levels 9-12). International students are charged additional application and tuition fees to support the cost of the program. Payment plan information.

Transportation

School bus transportation is provided free of charge in the Elmbrook school district. Families outside those areas form car pools or provide their own transportation to and from school each day.

Peter Rabbit Program

This optional educational and recreational program is designed to complement the half-day Level A program. This program is available from 7:30 am to 3:15 pm each day. Children in the morning Level A class may attend the afternoon Peter Rabbit program. Likewise, children enrolled in the afternoon Level A class may attend the morning Peter Rabbit program.

After-School Care

The Narnia Program for Lower School students and the MAP program for Middle School students provide supervised care and enrichment from 3:15 pm until 6:00 pm. After-school lessons in foreign languages, music, and enrichment activities are available in the Lower School.