Frequently Asked Questions

1. How old does my child have to be to apply for Kindergarten? 

Kindergarten applicants must be five years old on or before September 1. of the entering year. Tours are held September through December. Applications are due in December. Please see our website for specific dates and times.

2. What is your sibling policy? 

We understand that families want to keep children together at the same school whenever possible. Siblings are given priority once they have met admissions requirements.

3. What schools do students matriculate to after graduating from Brawerman? 

Brawerman West students matriculate to highly competitive independent schools such as Archer School for Girls, Brentwood, Buckley, Campbell Hall, Crossroads, Harvard-Westlake, Marlborough, Milken, New Roads, Oakwood, Wildwood and Windward, as well as local public middle schools. We will share our matriculation for Brawerman East when we graduate our first class in 2018.

4. What does it cost to send my child to Brawerman Elementary School East? 

Tuition for Temple members for the current school year is $21,000 plus school fees. Tuition for non-Temple members is $24,500 plus school fees. Additionally, there is a new student admission fee. Tuition assistance is available.

5. What are the criteria for admission? 

Admission to Kindergarten is decided by the child’s developmental readiness and school-developed evaluations. In addition, parent interviews and student observations help us get to know each applicant. Admission to Grades 1-6 is decided by developmental readiness, academic ability, previous school record and performance on testing administered at our school.

6. How many students are enrolled at Brawerman Elementary School East? 

Brawerman East population is about 85 students and we are growing. The student to teacher ratio in the general studies classroom is approximately 10-1.

7. Do you have an after school program? 

Yes! Brawerman East is delighted to offer a wide variety of athletics and extracurricular activities to our students including: Mad Science, Art Explosion, Lego Robotics, Musical Theater, Woodworking, Gymnastics and Guitar.