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Address
950 S Brehm Ln
Carbondale, IL 62901
Telephone
(618) 457-0371
Website

Applying

Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
Application Fee
$75
Interview Required
Yes
Required/Recommended Tests

Tuition

Yearly Tuition
$77,500
Tuition is for the highest grade offered and may have changed for the current school year. For more information, please contact the school.
Boarding (Tuition + Boarding)
$77,500
Received Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid
From Brehm Preparatory School

Brehm is a small, fully accredited, not-for-profit coeducational boarding school for students with learning differences. Brehm limits its focus to just 90 students in order to provide the attention and service each child deserves.

Since 1982, Brehm Preparatory School has been empowering students with learning differences to recognize and achieve their full potential. Brehm’s caring, highly qualified faculty and staff welcome students in grades 6 through 12+ into a dynamic new learning environment brimming with optimism.

Brehm embraces students in a nurturing family environment where each child feels accepted and supported. This immersive, holistic experience produces students with the tools, skills, and confidence to become effective self-advocates and independent learners. Where other schools have failed students, Brehm delivers success.

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Academics

Average Graduation Rate
100%
Average SAT
Average ACT

Brehm's Summer Program - June 21 – July 18, 2020

Brehm Summer is a holistic, four-week, co-ed boarding program for children with learning challenges ages 11–18. Designed to advance students’ academic, social, and emotional skills, the program helps them acquire a better understanding of themselves, their peers, and the world around them. June 21 – July 18, 2020

Culture & Safety

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What are your favorite school events or traditions?
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  • None
    33%
  • Homecoming
    17%
  • Parent Weekend Events
    17%
  • Spirit Week
    17%
  • Weekend actuvities
    17%

    Boarding

    Students Boarding
    90%
    Boarding Days Per Week
    7-day
    Top Countries
    Brazil, Cayman Islands, Israel, Mexico, Turkey
    International Boarding Students
    10%

    Students

    Diversity
    NG
    Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
    Students
    64
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    Teachers

    Student-Teacher Ratio
    4:1
    National
    17:1
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    Clubs & Activities

    Clubs & Activities
    NG
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    Girls Athletic Participation
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    Brehm Preparatory School Reviews

    6 reviews
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    BREHM has been beyond our expectations! I had assumed a school that could hit all of the marks was not possible and now I am so happy and grateful to have my son attending BREHM. I’m not worried about the future anymore; they’ve got this!
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    A school that really makes a difference in student's lives. Brehm is continuously making improvements to benefit its students. Faculty and staff care about the kids and make learning interesting and enjoyable. Kindness and mindfulness describe the culture on campus.
    I am a proud graduate of the class of 2017, and I wanted to say this place gave me a place where I felt welcome. I finally came out of my shell and also starting doing well academically. Now I am in college and I reminisce on those great days at Brehm.