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 […]

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 […]