About Brehm

Brehm is a small, fully accredited, not-for-profit, coeducational boarding school for students with learning differences. Brehm maintains an intentional focus on a limited student body of 30-60 individuals, ensuring personalized attention and dedicated services for each child.

Experience Brehm

Who We Are, the Brehm Story

Succeeding Again
is One Thing
Happy Again is

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.

Working quickly to break down barriers, build trust, and rebuild self-confidence, 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.  Brehm students go on to college, find fulfilling careers, and lead balanced multi-faceted lives.

Our Mission

Empower students with learning disabilities and differences to recognize and optimize their potential throughout their lives.

Foster a family environment where the educational, social, health, wellness, and emotional needs of each student are addressed through a focused, holistic program.

Create partnerships among students, administration, faculty, staff, parents, the board, alumni, researchers and the professional community.

Our Values

A safe, family-oriented culture

Delivery of a Holistic Learning Design

Student and staff empowerment

Respect for neurodiversity and the complexity of learning

Open communication and transparency

Interactive problem solving

Continuum of services necessary for student growth

Financial stability

Commitment to finding each students pathway to growth

At Brehm, Lydia found a community where she thrived, making friends from diverse backgrounds. Since joining Brehm, Lydia's overcome social anxiety and shyness, gaining confidence and self-advocacy skills

Brehm Parent

Individualized Holistic Education Plans

Designed around the way each child learns best, a comprehensive program that unlocks the potential for lifelong learning and fulfillment.

Preparing Students for Success

85% of Brehm graduates go on to college, apprenticeships, or vocational and technical schools.

Together, Let’s Explore if Brehm Is the Right Fit for Your Child

Connecting with a boarding school that understands your child's needs can be daunting.

Reach out to our team of experts to discover how Brehm stands apart, offering a secure and nurturing environment, fostering holistic growth and development.

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