Founded in 1960 by the Congregation of Christian Brothers of Ireland, Brother Rice is a private, fully accredited, four-year Catholic college preparatory school for young men. The congregation was founded in 1802 by Br. Edmund Ignatius Rice, after whom the school is named. Today, there are over 2,000 Christian Brothers in 25 countries, teaching young adults in 300 institutions around the world.
In the spirit of Blessed Edmund, Brother Rice High School fosters the spiritual, intellectual, cultural and moral development of its students. The Brother Rice community promotes excellence through an environment conducive to life-long personal growth, and responsible, moral decision making in a Christian atmosphere.
The Brother Rice student body is composed of a variety of ethnic and socioeconomic backgrounds, talents and interests. Each student is a unique contributor to the Brother Rice family.