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 […]

May 8 Student Spotlight – Charlie Dapp ’19

Loves About Brebeuf From the moment I stepped on Brebeuf’s campus, I knew there was something special about the way things functioned here and the people who walked the halls. In my four years, I have realized that this feeling came from the truly amazing connection that students and teachers have, the ability for students […]

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 […]

May 2 Undergrad Abroad Informational Meeting

The Office of College Counseling will present the “Undergrad Abroad” program on Tuesday, May 14 at 3:30-4:30 p.m. in the Large Group Instruction room. The “Undergrad Abroad” program offers students an opportunity to study abroad for all four years of their college career. College counselors will provide an overview of the admission procedures at colleges […]

May 2 Electronics Recycling Event (E-Waste Drive) Sponsored by the Brebeuf Jesuit Conservation Club

Brebeuf Jesuit’s Conservation Club will be hosting an E-Waste Drive on Wednesday, May 8 from 7:30-9:00 a.m. in the parking lot by the soccer field. This is a great opportunity to clean out your basement, garage, closets and attic while safely and responsibly recycling your old electronics and appliances. If it runs (or used to […]

May 2 Music in May: Band and Orchestra Showcase

Make plans now to attend Music in May: Band and Orchestra Showcase on Friday, May 3 at 7:30 p.m. at the Schrott Center for the Arts at Butler University. This year’s performance will include a farewell to our graduating seniors, a special auction of Rwandan artwork to raise money for the Music Guerilla, and the […]

Apr 29 Brebeuf Jesuit Exchange Program seeks Host Families for Students from Barcelona

Are you interested in hosting an exchange student? The Brebeuf Jesuit Exchange Program needs host families for Spanish students from Brebeuf Jesuit’s sister school, Collegi Casp-Sagart Cor de Jesús (CASP) in Barcelona who will be visiting for three weeks from Friday, August 23 through Saturday, September 14 next semester. All Brebeuf Jesuit students and their families […]

Apr 25 2019 Senior Final Exams, Graduation, and Baccalaureate Mass Information

The information below includes some details about the upcoming graduation ceremony.  Please read it carefully and feel free to contact Shani Simonson at or 317.524.7080 if you have any questions. SENIOR FINAL EXAMS Brebeuf Jesuit seniors will be taking final exams May 14-17.  For more information including the revised Spring 2019 Final Exam Schedule, […]

Apr 25 2019 State Testing Dates ISTEP+ Part 2

Brebeuf Jesuit will participate in Part 2 of the ISTEP+ testing for Spring 2019 (first time test-takers only). Part 2 testing will begin at 8:15 a.m. on Friday, May 3, 2019. Classes affected by required testing are Sophomores (ISTEP+ Math/English Language Arts).   Additionally, Brebeuf Jesuit will participate in the iLearn Biology testing for 2018-19 on Monday, April 29, 2019 […]

Apr 25 Spring 2019 Underclass Final Exams

Spring 2019 final exam schedules have been posted. Students are asked to double-check the schedule in order to determine whether or not they have a conflict. A conflict is defined as two exams scheduled at the same time or four exams scheduled in one day. Please report any conflicts to the Principal’s Office. As always, […]

Apr 24 Student Spotlight – Alex Ezell ’19

Loves About Brebeuf There is so much that I love about Brebeuf, but what I love the most is the inclusive and open community. As an example, many schools shy away from discussing important, but controversial topics that have to do with things such as race and religion. Brebeuf actually encourages its students and faculty […]

Apr 24 Summer College Application Essay Seminar

Students, during the summer prior to their senior year, 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…,” extraordinary life experience (including community service, […]

Apr 17 Help Support the 2019 Mutt Strut

Sophomore Sophia Pruitt and the RAFA Club are organizing a Brebeuf Mutt Strut team once again to walk at the Indianapolis 500 on April 27. The event benefits the Humane Society of Indianapolis. Click here to register for the 2019 team. This year, the team is trying to raise enough money to earn the Top Dog spot […]

Apr 17 Caps for Padre Nearing in on New 500lb Goal

We want to thank everyone for continuing to collect caps in support of the Caps for Padre project. We are grateful for all of the donations and have been surprised at how quickly all of this plastic adds up!   It’s hard to believe that we blew right past our original goal of 250 lbs. of […]