1000 Paper Cranes

Barb Lawrence’s Literature class and English class just finished reading “Sadako and the 1000 Paper Cranes.”  We have discussed the bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki during World War II, watched videos about the effects of radiation on humans and... read more

Prom Update – Tux Rental

Mr. Tuxedo to be onsite to measure for tuxes Saturday night of Spring Family Weekend. They will be in the Cyber Café from 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm. If you would like your son to rent a tux they can measure him that evening! Below is a direct link to their website: Save &... read more

Career Exploration

Juniors and Seniors from Brehm Preparatory School signed up for career exploration sessions at John A. Logan community college.  They were split into two groups based on their interests: Health Careers Showcase or the Applied Technology Tour.  Students were introduced... read more

Brehm’s Annual Play

Brehm students will be performing the annual school play Saturday, May 7th, 2016 at 6:00 pm in the Student Activities Center. About the play: Crazytown is a low-tech evening of comedy designed to be performed by a cast of four, but expandable to over 70 actors. Take a... read more

Igloos are cool!

By Barbara Lawrence Writing and English classes have completed a writing project that had them banished to an igloo in Alaska for the rest of their lives. Given that all their basic needs are met (food, water, heat source, and warm clothing), each student can choose 5... read more

What happens in Speech-Language Therapy at Brehm?

by Deb Browne, MS, CCC-SLP Sometimes we focus on reading nonverbal signals to develop social thinking. Here we are looking at a photograph of Brehm students on a recent trip to Nashville. Using a laptop, we can enlarge each face and make decisions about whether the... read more

Brehm Senior Gift 2016

The Brehm Parent Association would like to invite all parents to make a tax-deductible contribution to this year’s senior gift. Your donation will make it possible to install a commercial quality swing set on the Brehm campus. Swing sets were chosen because of... read more

Brehm Planning – a huge success!

We would like to say thank you to our parents, faculty, staff and board members that were able to attend Brehm Planning Weekend. Together we were able to accomplish great things and plan for the future success of Brehm as a... read more

Brehm Student Council

Brehm Student Council raised funds to buy gifts for families in the community during the holiday season. The families joined the students for lunch in the dining hall the Friday before break. They were very thankful for the generosity of our... read more

Brehm​ ​P​lanning ​W​eekend 2016

What is Brehm Strategic Planning? by Dr. Richard Collins Strategic planning at Brehm is part of our culture. We have been conducting our planning annually since 1989 with the utilization of outside consultants since 1992.  It is our way of developing and critiquing... read more

Brehm Foundation – #‎GivingTuesday

We want to thank everyone that supported us for ‪#‎GivingTuesday‬ and for Brehm Derby Day. The students and staff of Brehm Preparatory School andOPTIONS Transitions to Independence had fun participating in the obstacle course and those of us that did not participate... read more