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 to graduate.


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  • > Textbooks and Resources for the 2020–21 School Year

    2020–21 Textbooks and resources will be posted here by July 1, 2020.
  • > Brophy Course Descriptions

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  • > Brophy Graduation Requirements

    English8 Semesters4.0 Credits
    Math8 Semesters4.0 Credits
    Religious Studies8 Semesters4.0 Credits
    Social Studies

    6 Semesters3.0 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
    Ignatian Encounter1 Semester0.5 Credit
    Introduction to Innovative Technologies

    1 Semester0.5 Credit
  • > Four-Year Course of Study (Typical)

    Freshman Curriculum
    • World Language 1
    • English 1
    • Algebra 1
    • Biology
    • Scripture
    • Fine Arts (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 2
    • English 2
    • 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 Elective
    • U.S. History
    Junior Curriculum
    • World Language 3
    • English 3
    • Algebra 2
    • Chemistry or other lab science
    • Living the Paschal Mystery (1 Semester)
    • Christian Ethics and Morality (1 Semester)
    • U.S. Government/Economics 
    • Electives (2 Semesters)
    • Ignatian Encounter (1 Semester – Off Campus)

    Senior Curriculum
    • English 4
    • Senior Math Class
    • Senior Synthesis (1 Semester)
    • Religious Studies Elective (1 Semester)
    • Physics
    • Fine or Performing Arts Electives
    • Elective
    • Elective (or free period)

  • > 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
    Comparative Government
    Language: Latin IV
    Spanish IV, V
    French IV
    Science: Biology
    Environmental Science
    Fine Arts: Art History
    Studio Art