Fast Facts

Brookfield Academy educates students in K3 (age 3) through high school. We are an independent, coeducational, college preparatory day school, founded in 1962. 

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  • 100%

    of Students enter a four-year college

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  • 11-17

    Average class size

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  • 110

    Total faculty members

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  • 1:9

    Teacher/Student ratio

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  • 125

    Campus acreage

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  • 40

    Faculty members holding masters degrees

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  • 2

    Faculty member with a J.D.

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  • 8

    Faculty members hold doctoral degrees

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  • 855

    Total enrollment

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  • 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. College acceptances for the Class of 2021 are listed here or review our school profile.
  • SAT Average Scores - Class of 2021

    Scores forReadingMath
    Brookfield Academy705677
    Perfect Score800

  • ACT Average Scores - Class of 2021

    National Composite20.7
    State Composite20.3
    BA Composite28 
    Perfect Score(s)
    36 ('01, '07, '09, '13, 16, '17, '18, '19, '20, '21)

  • 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: 175 (Levels A-2)
    Lower School: 151 (Levels 3-5)
    Middle School: 193 (Levels 6-8)
    Upper School: 336 (Levels 9-12)

    Total: 855
  • Non-Discriminatory Policy

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

    104 faculty members, all with earned B.A. or B.S. degrees; 45 faculty members also hold master's degrees, and seven hold doctoral degrees.
  • Facilities

    125-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
  • Educational Records Bureau(ERB) Median Test Scores - Grade 8

    Scores forVerbalMathWriting
    Brookfield Academy969393
    Independent Schools928984
  • National Merit Recognition, Class of 2021

    Students in Senior Class: 67
    Finalists: 4
    Commended: 2
    National Merit Scholarships: 2
  • Advanced Placement

    In May 2020, 160 Brookfield Academy students wrote 393 Advanced Placement (AP) exams in 23 subjects, with approximately 88% earning a qualifying grade for future college credit. 
  • 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 2020-21, 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 2020-21 calendar.
  • Tuition Schedule for 2021-22

    Little Knights  $7,500 
    Level A           $9,675
    Level B-1        $16,425
    Levels 2-4       $17,300
    Levels 5-6       $18,050
    Level 7-8         $19,250
    Levels 9-10     $20,700
    Levels 11-12    $21,800
  • Payment Plans

    Brookfield Academy offers payment options after the non-refundable $2,000 enrollment deposit is paid. Tuition Schedule.

    Financial aid is available in the Middle and Upper Schools (Levels 6-12), and a scholarship program begins in the Upper School (Levels 9-12). International students are charged additional application and tuition fees to support the cost of the program.
  • 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 Primary and 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 Primary and Lower Schools.
Ranked #1 Best Private High Schools and #1 Best Private K-12 Schools in Wisconsin!
An Independent College Preparatory Day School | K3 to Grade 12