Brophy’s curriculum is designed to meet the requirements of the nation’s most prestigious colleges and universities. The course of study balances core classes with challenging elective courses.


Students must successfully complete 27 credits for graduation.

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  • Brophy Graduation Requirements

    English8 Semesters4.0 Credits
    Math8 Semesters4.0 Credits
    Religious Studies8 Semesters4.0 Credits
    Social Studies
    *Beginning with Class of 2019: 6 Semesters,
    3 Credits
    7 Semesters3.5 Credits
    Lab Science6 Semesters3.0 Credits
    World Language6 Semesters3.0 Credits
    Fine Arts5 Semesters2.5 Credits
    Physical Education / Health3 Semesters1.5 Credit
    Electives2 Semesters1.0 Credit
    Junior Justice Project1 Semester0.5 Credit
    Introduction to Innovative Technologies
    *Beginning with Class of 2019
    1 Semester0.5 Credit
  • Four-Year Course of Study (Typical)

    Freshman Curriculum
    • World Language I
    • English I
    • Algebra I
    • Biology
    • Scripture
    • Humanities (1 Semester)
    • Physical Education (1 Semester)
    • Health (1 Semester)
    • Introduction to Innovative Technologies
      (1 Semester)

      (Band or Choir can replace Humanities and PE can be deferred to a later year for students interested in the music program.)

    Sophomore Curriculum
    • World Language II
    • English II
    • Environmental Science or Other Lab
    • Science
    • Geometry
    • Encountering Jesus in the Sacraments
      (1 Semester)
    • History of the Catholic Church
      (1 Semester)
    • Fine or Performing Arts Electives
    • U.S. History
    Junior Curriculum
    • World Language III
    • English III
    • Algebra II
    • Chemistry or other Lab Science
    • Living the Paschal Mystery (1 Semester)
    • Christian Ethics and Morality (1 Semester)
    • U.S. History (Phasing To Sophomore Year with Class of 2018)
    • U.S. Government/Economics (Beginning With Class of 2018)
    • Electives (2 Semesters)
    • Junior Justice Project (1 Semester – Off Campus)

    Senior Curriculum
    • English IV
    • Senior Math Class
    • Senior Synthesis (1 Semester)
    • Religious Studies Elective (1 Semester)
    • Physics
    • Fine or Performing Arts Electives
    • *Economics (1 Semester)
    • *U.S. Government (1 Semester)

      *Phasing to Junior Year with the Class of 2018)
      (Seniors may opt for 1st or 7th period free and only 6 classes, or more Electives)
  • Advanced Placement Courses


    The Advanced Placement Program, administered by the College Entrance Examination Board, exhibits an impressive record of success at Brophy College Preparatory.
     
    English: III, IV
    Mathematics: Calculus AB
    Calculus BC
    Social Studies: U.S. History
    European History
    World History
    Government / Economics
    Language: Latin IV
    Spanish IV, V
    French IV
    Science: Biology
    Chemistry
    Physics
    Environmental Science
    Fine Arts: Art History
    Studio Art