Sep 9 Brebeuf Jesuit PSAT Prep Course for Juniors

In order to prepare for the PSAT (which all juniors will take on Wednesday, October 16), consider taking the Brebeuf Jesuit PSAT Prep Course. For juniors, the test is a qualifying exam which determines National Merit status. Please Note: This registration is for juniors only! Veteran Brebeuf Jesuit teachers Eric Graham (Mathematics teacher and Department […]

Sep 5 PSAT Information

What is the PSAT? The PSAT, or Preliminary Scholarship Aptitude Test, is one of the first official steps on the road to college. It serves as an introduction to the Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT) that is required for most college applications. All sophomore and junior students at Brebeuf are automatically registered to take the PSAT […]

Sep 5 Homecoming 2019 Art Contest

Both single artists and groups are invited to create large-scale digital works which illustrate See What Brave Looks Like as it is found in their class. The work should be submitted as a digital file by Sunday, September 8 at 8:00 p.m. to Mr. Winhusen in the Art Department at jwinhusen@brebeuf.org.  Each grade will have […]

Aug 23 Order Date for Official Class Rings

Get The Official Class Ring of Brebeuf Jesuit With Your Custom Brebeuf ‘B’! ORDER DATE: Tuesday, August 27, 2019 During lunch from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. In the Gym Lobby Join us: After school until 7:00 p.m. In the Gym Lobby Your Herff Jones Representatives 8579 Zionsville Rd. Indianapolis, IN 46268 Phone: (317) 244-2412 E-mail: […]

Aug 19 Apply to be a Host Family for the Brebeuf Jesuit French Exchange Program

Brebeuf Jesuit is looking for families who would like to host an exchange student and show them what life is like in Central Indiana as a member of the warm and welcoming Brebeuf Jesuit Community. Since 2008, Brebeuf has been fortunate to partner with Le Caousou, a Jesuit high school in Toulouse, France, for a […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Aug 4 Update from Brebeuf Jesuit President, Fr. Bill Verbryke, S.J.

Below is a message that was sent to the Brebeuf Jesuit community on Sunday, August 4 Dear Brebeuf Jesuit Community, Greetings and blessings as we near the beginning of a new school year.  As you are all no doubt aware, the summer months were a unique and challenging time for Brebeuf Jesuit as we grappled […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

May 22 Student Spotlight – Sophia Ferries-Rowe ’19

Loves About Brebeuf I love that at Brebeuf, no student has to fit in to only one box, and the education is student-centric. Teachers, coaches, and other students understand that no person has only one passion, so they are allowed to pursue multiple projects without judgment. Future Plans Next year, I will be attending the […]

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 […]

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 […]

May 15 Student Spotlight – Sean Swenson ’19

Loves About Brebeuf I love the sense of community Brebeuf Jesuit has. Brebeuf Jesuit also provides their students with a learning experience quite different than most schools in the country. That is a huge part of what makes Brebeuf such a dynamic learning environment. The structure of Brebeuf’s schedule has been a huge help to […]

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…,” […]

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 […]