Class of 2017 Achievements


Class of 2017 Honors and Awards

  • 6 National Merit Finalists
  • 13 Commended Students
  • 2 Kelley Scholars – Indiana University
  • 1 Presidential Scholar at Spelman College – Atlanta, Georgia
  • 1 Stamps Family Charitable Foundation Scholar – Purdue University
  • 1 William R. Fry Scholarship – Indiana University
  • 1 Questbridge Scholar – Northwestern University

Class of 2017 AP Success

In 2016-2017, 388 students took a total of 779 AP Exams.

  • 594 – scored a 3 or higher (76%)
  • 397 – scored a 4 or higher (51%)
  • 168 – scored a 5 (22%)
  • 49 AP Scholars
  • 30 AP Scholars with Honors
  • 50 AP Scholars with Distinction
  • 10 National AP Scholars


Faculty to Student
Class ratio:
12:1

 80% of faculty have attained a Master’s degree or above

 Class of 2018
Average GPA:
3.637

Class of 2018
enrollment:
221


 

HIGH PERFORMANCE ACADEMICS IN AN INNOVATIVE AND CHALLENGING ENVIRONMENT


GRADING SCALE

Brebeuf Jesuit uses a 4.0 grading scale, which is outlined on the transcript. Advanced Placement courses are weighted an extra 1.0 point and Honors courses are weighted an extra 0.5 point. The school-wide grading scale is as follows:

  • A = 93-100
  • A- = 90-92
  • B+ = 87-89
  • B = 83-86
  • B- = 80-82
  • C+ = 77-79
  • C = 73-76
  • C- = 70-72
  • D+ = 67-69
  • D = 63-66
  • D- = 60-62
  • F = 0-59

GRADUATION REQUIREMENTS

The rigor of Brebeuf Jesuit is reflected in its graduation requirements. All students are required to take a minimum of six courses per semester. Freshmen are required to take seven per semester. A total of 50 credit hours plus an additional 40 hours of external community service are required for graduation. Required credit hours include:

  • English – 8
  • Math – 6
  • World Language – 4
  • Science – 6
  • Social Studies – 6
  • Computer Science – 1
  • Visual/Performing Arts – 2
  • P.E./Health – 3
  • Religious Studies – 8

ADVANCED PLACEMENT CLASSES

95% of all AP courses at Brebeuf Jesuit are available only to junior and senior students. Brebeuf offers 15 Honors courses, in addition to the 21 AP offerings below:

  • Biology
  • Gov. & Politics – U.S
  • Calculus (AB, BC)
  • Macroeconomics
  • Chemistry
  • Microeconomics
  • Computer Science
  • Physics 1
  • English Language & Comp.
  • Physics C
  • English Literature & Comp.
  • Psychology
  • Environmental Science
  • Spanish Language
  • European History
  • Statistics
  • French Language
  • Studio Art
  • Gov. & Politics – Comp.
  • U.S. History

Honors Courses:

  • Honors Algebra II
  • Honors Biology II Anatomy and Physiology
  • Honors Biology II Biotechnology
  • Honors Chemistry
  • Honors Finite Mathematics
  • Honors English 9
  • Honors English 10
  • Honors French IV
  • Honors French Conversation & Composition
  • Honors Geometry
  • Honors Latin V
  • Honors Latin VI Advanced Classics
  • Honor Marine Science Summer Seminar
  • Honors Physics
  • Honors Pre-Calculus I
  • Honors Pre-Calculus II
  • Honors Spanish IV
  • Honors Spanish Conversation & Composition
  • Honors World Civilizations