Brighton High School

  • Brighton High School photo

  • The faculty and staff's commitment and dedication to the students of Brighton High give students the personalized focus of a small school while at the same time providing the advantages of a large school, including Advanced Placement courses, strong athletics programs, and extra-curricular academic enrichment programs.  Our college and career pathways in robotics/engineering, health professions, JROTC, and media, arts and communication prepare our students for success in a range of areas.

    What makes our school special

    • Focus on preparing all students for post-secondary opportunities 
    • College & career pathway programs, including robotics/engineering, health professions, JROTC, and media, arts and communication
    • Advanced Placement courses in language, literature, environmental science, calculus, and history
    • SAT preparation during the day and after school through Boston College
    • MCAS tutoring and enrichment available after school with the PULSE Program
    • More than $3,000,000 in scholarships available to BHS students
    • Strong School Parent Council and School Site Council
    • Championship level athletic teams in 18 sports
    • Clubs and special activities for every interest
    • Boston College, Boston University, and Summer Search College Access Programs Randstad, Inc. and Skanska, Inc. Career Development Programs

    After school activities

    • Sports, clubs, community service, performance groups, cultural organizations, tutoring, college access activities, and Student-Athlete Zone learning center (Boston Scholar Athletes)


  • Head of School 
    Andrew Bott

    25 Warren Street
    Brighton, MA 02135


    School Hours
    7:30 a.m.-2:25 p.m.
    Early Dismissal, the day before Thanksgiving and last two days of school: 11:55 a.m.

    Grades: 7-12
    School Type: Regular