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Aug 16 Back-to-School Night 2019

Back-to-School Night is designed to provide parents the opportunity to attend an abbreviated version of their child’s class schedule (without their child), meet their teachers, and learn more about their courses. This year, Back-to-School Night will take place on Monday, August 19, from 6:15-8:30 p.m. The night begins with everyone together for an opening and […]

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Aug 15 College Counseling News – August 15, 2019

Juniors and Seniors (and families): Please see the email update sent from Mrs. Carroll Easterday this week for information from the College Counseling Office. If you have more specific questions or need follow up, see your College Counselor. Equity and Inclusion Announcements The Gates Scholarship is a highly selective scholarship for exceptional, Pell-eligible, minority high […]

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Aug 9 National Honor Society Applications Due August 16

Reminder that National Honor Society (NHS) applications are due Friday, August 16, in the Dean’s Office. Juniors with a 3.75 GPA received an invitation and application to join earlier this summer. Please note that students who received applications are not guaranteed admission.  Admission will be based on a holistic review of students’ applications. If you […]

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Aug 9 Corey Pettigrew Named Assistant Principal

We are pleased to share the news that Corey Pettigrew has stepped into the position of Assistant Principal, effective August 1. The position opened this summer as former Assistant Principal, Reggie Simmons, departed Brebeuf Jesuit to pursue other opportunities. Corey has already been a key part of our staff during the past two years as […]

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Aug 8 Change to Day 1 Schedule

In preparation for the start of the 2019-2020 school year, we carefully reviewed our schedule to ensure we are utilizing time throughout the school day in the most efficient way possible. I am writing today to inform you and our students of a minor adjustment to the Day 1 bell schedule that will go into […]

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Jul 31 New Student and Parent Orientation

A wonderful way for new students to immerse themselves in the Brebeuf culture and be prepared for a successful transition is to attend Orientation Day on Wednesday, August 7.  Check-in begins at 8:30 a.m. with the Orientation program scheduled to begin at 9:00 a.m. Freshman Orientation will last until 2:00 p.m., and Transfer Orientation will last […]

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Jun 28 Kathryn Haughs Named New Head Girls Volleyball Coach

Kathryn Haughs has been named Brebeuf Jesuit’s new Head Girls Volleyball Coach. Born and raised in Carmel, Indiana, she was brought up in the volleyball world. Kathryn attended Cathedral High School where she was a four-year varsity volleyball player. While at Cathedral, she was able to help her team to two state championships, as well as earning National Catholic Team of the year. She was voted Most Valuable Player, earned […]

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Jun 20 Statement to the Brebeuf Jesuit Community

Below is a message that was sent to the Brebeuf Jesuit Community on Thursday, June 20, 2019. Dear Brebeuf Jesuit Community,  On behalf of the Board of Trustees of Brebeuf Jesuit Preparatory School, we write to share news regarding Brebeuf Jesuit’s relationship with the Archdiocese of Indianapolis. We want to inform you, our faithful members […]

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May 29 Colleen Cannon Named Director of Admissions

Colleen Cannon has just completed her fourth year as an English teacher at Brebeuf Jesuit, where she has worked to implement strategic changes in order to better serve students and reflect the Ignatian values through the English curriculum. Through her focus on student and school-wide data, Colleen has revamped the English 10 curriculum, implemented reading […]

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May 16 College Counseling News – May 16, 2019

Thursday, June 6 to Saturday, June 8, 2019 Facebook Headquarters in Menlo Park, CA Today’s young people are at the forefront of social change movements. They are actively using their voices to demand change and take action on critical issues of the day. To support and learn from their efforts, America’s Promise in partnership with […]

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May 16 The Inside Scoop: High School Mentoring

Alex Potts, a graduating senior and soon-to-be University of Notre Dame student, has created a business titled The Inside Scoop: High School Mentoring. This business’s main goal is to help incoming freshmen have a smooth transition into high school. This is achieved by his business in two ways. The first is by facilitating three separate […]

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May 16 Announcement From the Office of College Counseling

A note from Brebeuf Jesuit Principal Greg VanSlambrook I am thrilled to announce that Carroll Easterday will be joining Brebeuf Jesuit as the new Director of College Counseling this summer. I have personally known and respected Carroll’s work in the field of college counseling in the Indianapolis area for years, and she will bring a […]

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May 15 Summer College Application Essay Seminar

Three Options This Summer During the summer prior to senior year, students are encouraged to take this writing course for the purpose of creating a comprehensive essay portfolio to be used for college application essays, supplemental essays, and/or scholarship essays.  Students complete a variety of essay types including personal statements, “I am a person who…,” […]

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May 8 College Counseling News – May 9, 2019

Thursday, June 6 to Saturday, June 8, 2019 Facebook Headquarters in Menlo Park, CA Today’s young people are at the forefront of social change movements. They are actively using their voices to demand change and take action on critical issues of the day. To support and learn from their efforts, America’s Promise in partnership with […]

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May 8 Support Junior Nina Jain’s Shared Steps Initiative

Nina is once again managing an initiative to collect gently used shoes for her Shared Steps program. As in past years, she is coordinating her efforts with Shoebox Recycling, an organization that distributes the shoes collected across the world. The shoes that cannot be distributed will be recycled. Please note that Shoebox Recycling does not take […]

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May 8 Beautillion Militaire Selects Julian Neely as Mr. Beautillion

Brebeuf juniors, Julian Neely and Bryce Maxey, were selected to  participate in the 2018-2019 Beautillion Militaire. The mission of the Beautillion Militaire is to further “develop African American young men who have demonstrated capacity to be critical thinkers, culturally grounded, globally conscientious and purpose driven in their pursuit of productive relationships.” The culminating event is […]

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