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Brimmer and May School

Brimmer and May School

Grades: Pre-K-12
Type: Day
Gender: Coed


At Brimmer, students experience an innovative education integrating Humanities and STEAM through a global lens. Our robust curriculum upholds high academic standards, and allows for in-depth interdisciplinary coursework, real-world problem solving, and sophisticated expression and design. Our strong and supportive community fosters students who thrive as learners, leaders, and global citizens. With our state-of-the-art Innovation, STEAM, and Maker Labs, upgraded Library Learning Commons, award-winning theater, and competitive athletics, students access a learning environment that facilitates collaborative, creative, and focused work.

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Teaching Philosophy

The following three guiding principles define a Brimmer education:

Inspired to Learn: We foster active learning and challenge students to think and work independently and collaboratively, become confident problem solvers, and be critical thinkers.

Encouraged to Explore: We encourage students to engage their curiosity, expand creativity, explore interests, develop voice, and strive for personal best in an inclusive environment.

Empowered to Lead: We empower learners to embrace opportunities in our student-centered environment. We believe developing intellect with character prepares our students to succeed in our global community.

Mission Statement

Brimmer and May is a co-ed, PK – 12, independent day school that upholds high academic standards while implementing innovative ideas. We develop lifelong learners who are informed, engaged, and ethical citizens and leaders in our diverse world.