This is the final edition of the eNews for the 2011-2012 school year. Throughout this newsletter you will find important information related to the beginning of the new school year in August. Please take some time during the coming days to read this entire newsletter carefully.
This past February, a visiting team of educators from the Western Catholic Education Association spent one week on our campus for the final phase of our year-long self-study process. Every six years we undergo an accreditation review to ensure that we are engaged in an ongoing cycle of school improvement. Beginning in the fall of [...]
After the final day of summer school on June 29th, all school offices will be closed until Thursday, August 2nd. As is noted elsewhere in this mailing, counselors will be available for drop in appointments August 6-8 from 8:00 a.m. – noon.
Report Cards for summer school credit courses will be posted on NetClassroom by 5:00 p.m. Monday, August 6. If a student believes there is an error in their grade at that time, they should document the nature of the error in an email to their teacher and they should copy their counselor and Mr. Walsh, [...]
The technology department will be running mandatory iPad configuration and training workshops the week before school starts. During these workshops, freshmen will receive their iPads and accessories, download essential apps, configure their iPads, and learn the basics they will need to know to use them effectively as an educational tool and resource. Attendance by all [...]
Your schedules are now available to view on NetClassroom for the 2012-2013 school year. A few important notes about schedules – First, please be aware that schedules are run in order of priority. The first priority is to schedule students for classes that fulfill graduation requirements. This is done to ensure that by the end [...]
What to Bring to school on Orientation Day Haircut to school standards. As stated in the Student-Parent Handbook, “Hair will be kept neat and clean and above the collar in the back and above the eyebrows and earlobes in the front and sides. Hair must be groomed, brushed or combed at all times. Any hairstyle [...]
This year, our Student Parent Handbook is available on the Brophy web site. We will not produce a printed copy. (Click here to download the Student Handbook) While planning for the coming year, please make note of the changes in the following sections of the handbook: Tuition Financial Aid Parking Credit Recovery Summer School AP [...]
Tuesday, August 21 – 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. – This evening will begin with parent meetings organized by class from 6:00 – 7:00 p.m. Then, parents will have the chance to move through their son’s schedule to meet each teacher and learn about course expectations and anticipated outcomes. (Parents of seniors, Class of 2013, [...]
On Friday, August 17 all freshmen will participate in Water Day with their Big Brothers. Once school is dismissed at 1 p.m. all freshmen will be bussed to the Brophy Swim Campus where they will meet their Big Brothers for pizza (provided by Brophy), swimming (optional), sports, and other games. Freshmen will be bussed back [...]
The annual Frosh Retreat for the incoming Brophy class of 2016 will be held Saturday, August 18- Sunday, August 19, 2012. This is a mandatory experience for all incoming Brophy freshmen and their Big Brothers. Freshmen should report to the gym between 8:45 and 9:00 a.m. on Saturday morning. At that time parents will report [...]
Summer has been a busy time for immersion experiences through the Office of Faith and Justice. Students and teachers have chosen to take time from their summer break to come to know communities in Appalachia, Peru, El Salvador, Argentina, Kenya, and Mexico. Hear about some of their experiences first hand through their immersion blogs. Argentina [...]
Applications are now available for Kairos and Magis retreats. Any seniors, juniors and sophomores interested in participating may pick up an application in the OFJ or on the OFJ website. Any student who has already participated in a Kairos or Magis retreat may apply to be a student leader on a retreat this year.
All students enrolled in Summer JJP should have already attended at least one cohort reflection meeting and be well on their way to completing their 50 hour requirement with a local agency. Final JJP Due Date – July 23 – All JJP timesheets, supervisor evaluations and final project or paper due VIA EMAIL to the [...]
Students who completed their Sophomore Service Project over the summer through Summer Loyola Project or Community Mentoring Project must submit a final reflection paper to complete their project. In addition to the paper those who completed SSP through a Community Mentoring Project must submit a timesheet and supervisor evaluation. Those who completed Summer Loyola Project [...]
“Mother’s Day” was special for those who participated in the Kindness Walk at the Phoenix Zoo. Through many individual and team efforts, including Team Brophy, approximately 900 acts of kindness were shared in pairs of shoe donated to those in need. On behalf of the MISS Foundation, thank you!
Important information about Fall Sports tryouts for Cross Country, Football, Golf, and Swimming. REMEMBER that Student Physicals forms must be turned into Mr. White before your son can tryout.
Brophy Counselors will hold office hours Monday, August 6th through Wednesday, August 8th from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon for student/parent drop-in meetings or appointments.
Brophy College Preparatory may be one of the top all-boys preparatory school in the state, but it didn’t become that way without the hard work and dedication expressed by the students and their families. Here, AZFoothills chat with two Brophy seniors, Scott Levine and Aaron Oleson, and their mothers, Polly Levine and Patti Oleson, who also serve as chairpersons of the [...]
Devon Allen – #1 in 55m hh, 60m hh, 110m hh and 300m ih Ray Polk – #5 in the 110hh Harry Danilevics #7 in the 300ih. Ray Polk #8 and Now Bobby Grant hold the All-Time State record for sophomores in the 300ih with 37.95. Class Records: http://az.milesplit.com/pages/All_Time_Class_Rankings All-Time Record: http://az.milesplit.com/pages/Arizona_Track_and_Field_All_Time
The Gatorade Company, in collaboration with ESPNHS, today announced Devon Allen of Brophy College Preparatory as its 2011-12 Gatorade Arizona Boys Track & Field Athlete of the Year. Allen is the first Gatorade Arizona Boys Track & Field Athlete of the Year to be chosen from Brophy College Preparatory.
Freshmen and JV Football team practices will begin on Monday, August 6. The Freshmen and JV will practice from 6:00 AM to 8:30 AM the week of August 6th through August 11 at the Brophy Sports Campus. Equipment distribution will begin Sunday, July 29. Times and locations TBA.