SCHEDULE TODAY: LS,4,B,5,2,L,6,7
BIRTHDAY WISHES go out to Nick Popolizio ’18, Jaden Cons ’19, Brayden Tass ‘19 and to all other BRONCOS who celebrate a birthday today. ♪Happy Birthday to you♫
CONGRATULATIONS and SHOUTOUT TO BEN HERSTAM ‘18 – Ben was awarded his EAGLE SCOUT rank at Troop 148’s ceremony on Nov. 22nd. We are proud of you Ben!
CONGRATULATIONS SOCCER – Both JV and Varsity had strong wins to start the regular season. JV won 8-1 and Varsity won 3-0 over Gilbert. Way to go Broncos!
MIDDLE EASTERN CLUB SPEAKER: Curious what Donald Trump’s foreign policy in the Middle East might look like? Come hear Mr. Donlan offer reflections on “Trump and U.S. Policy in the Middle East” this Thursday @ lunch in Mr. Donlan’s room. Cake will be served.
BLAM JAM. The fifth edition of BLAM Jam will be this Thursday, December 1st at lunch in the Fr. Renna Reading Room (2nd floor Brophy Hall). Performance will be by Camden Andl ’19. << Poster >> You can watch videos of past BLAM Jam performances on BLAM‘s YouTube Channel.
Business Career Panel: Our 2nd event in the career series presented by the Dad’s Club will be Thursday, December 1st at lunch, HGH. It will feature parents and alumni talking about their experiences working in business fields. If you have a passion for math, money, sales, working with people, or you don’t know what you want to do yet, please join us! Sign up to attend at this link.
XCP ONE-ACT PLAY AUDITIONS – It is that time of the year again for the annual one-act play auditions over at Xavier! This year’s play is a comedy entitled Bad Auditions by Bad Actors, and tells the story of different actors auditioning for the roles of Romeo and Juliet. More information about auditions and the play can be found in the audition packets located on XCP’s campus, Drama room, PAC 212. Please contact Mr. McCandless with questions.
DIPLOMATIC CORPS – There is a short mandatory meeting on Friday, Dec. 2 of the Diplomatic Corps in Harper Great Hall (NW corner) at BREAK. We will be explaining our help in the annual Brophy E.L.F. Drive. All Diplomats have been assigned to a team for the E.L.F. drive—either “E”, “L”, or “F”. Please see your email for your team assignment—you will meet with your team and leaders on Friday for a few minutes to determine who is bringing what from the pantry list. These families are counting on us!
Have you lost something? Please stop by the Dean’s Office to check the Lost and Found. Unclaimed items will be donated to charity at the end of the semester.
XCP/BCP CHRISTMAS DANCE – Below you’ll find information about the XCP/BCP Christmas Dance hosted at Xavier. This is a fantastic event and a great way to kick off the Christmas Season. Please read all of the information below, especially about how to purchase tickets and when the deadline is to buy them. Email email@example.com if you have any questions about the dance.
Loyola Environmental Club/Brophy Prep is hosting a Clothing & Shoe Donation drive for America Recycles Day! American Textile Recycling Service is proud to help students, parents, teachers and the communities clean out their closets and raise funds for Catholic Charities Community Services. Drop off your gently used, out of season, unwanted clothing, shoes, backpacks, toys and accessories November 1-30 in the orange ATRS Clothing & Shoe Donation Bin located near the student drop off area. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xmTP8WSZ-LU https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zavTeX0OANc
Wednesday, November 30
- WRESTLING @ Millennium/Corona (A) 4PM
Thursday, December 1
- BASKETBALL vs Mountain Ridge (H) 4,5:30,7PM
- SOCCER (Frosh ONLY) vs Hamilton (H) 4PM
Friday, December 2
- BASKETBALL vs Skyline-Frosh/JV ONLY- (H) 4PM/5:30PM
Saturday, December 3
- SOCCER Retreat @ Manresa
- CREW Long Beach Christmas Regatta
Sunday, December 4
- HOCKEY D1 vs Desert Vista, 7:30PM, Scottsdale Ice Den
- SOCCER Retreat @ Manresa returns to Brophy
- CREW Long Beach Christmas Regatta
Monday, December 5
- SOCCER vs Trevor Browne (H) 4PM
- SOCCER (Frosh ONLY) @ Chandler (A) 6PM
PEN (Peer Editing Network). Did you finish editing that writing assignment yet? Could it use a second pair of eyes? PEN is here to help. Take a moment to skim through the Student Guide, fill out our Submission Form, and send your assignment to firstname.lastname@example.org, and we promise return your assignment with ideas for revision in fewer than 24 hours. Follow us on Twitter, too! @BrophyPEN
BLAM. The Brophy Literary & Arts Magazine meets most Mondays at lunch in B202. You can read recent editions here as well as follow BLAM on Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, and Tumblr. Email email@example.com to submit creative writing and art by attachment all year long.
MUSIC ON THE MALL! – If you are a Brophy musician, singer or performer and you are looking for a performance outlet sign up using the form below. Every other week Musicians Exchange will be putting on live performers in the mall at lunch and if that sounds good to you than sign up here: https://goo.gl/forms/3GNBJ0LIfx4AkGWp2
XAVIER/BROPHY Drama Club– Come on over to Xavier’s Black Box theatre classroom in the PAC for some super fun and amazingly hilarious improv and acting games. We meet every Monday from 3-3:30.
JEWISH STUDENT UNION – The Brophy Jewish Student Union meets every Monday at lunch in B103. The JSU meets every Monday in B103 at lunch. Students of all faiths are welcome. Pizza is available for anyone who stays for the entire meeting.
ROBOTICS meetings are M-Th, 3-5PM in the Innovation Commons.
BROPHY BARBELL SQUAD – An overview: Training in the weight room 4X/week (1 hour each session). Schedule is M,Tu,W,F after school. Potential weightlifting/ powerlifting competitions outside of school; as well as a “within the school” competition — The Brophy Strength Wars! If interested, contact Eason Skelnik at firstname.lastname@example.org.
SPEECH AND DEBATE – There will be meeting for interested new members every Tuesday at lunch in B111.
KNOWLEDGE MASTERS: Tuesdays @ lunch, B-210. New members are always welcomed to participate in this no-cut, academic team; one competition per semester. We use the QuizUp trivia app for group practice! Contact email@example.com for any inquiries.
BROPHY BRONCO WRESTLING CLUB will practice Tuesdays and Thursdays through November 1, 3PM-4:30PM; $100 per student-athlete. Contact Coach Catan with any questions:firstname.lastname@example.org
MOUNTAIN BIKE CLUB TEAM is here! We are racing statewide in 5 different events this season. We have bikes, transportation, and all we need is you! Sign up with Mr. Davis or Coach Perrott at email@example.com. Practice starts this week!” Spin at XCP on Tuesdays; Trail ride on Thursdays, both at 3:15 pm.
The WRANGLER. Brophy’s premier (and only) satire newspaper The Wrangler needs creative minds like yours to produce the funniest and punniest content on campus. Meetings are Tuesdays at lunch, B204. Check out our previous issues and follow us on Twitter for some Brophy-centric laughs. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com to get involved today!
XCP/BCP CLASSICAL MUSIC CLUB: Wednesdays after school (8th Period), XCP Choir Room, New members are always encouraged to join. Students interested in classical music have the opportunity to perform before peers and learn about local masterclasses/events.
BLACK STUDENT UNION: The BSU meets every other Thursday in Mr. Pidgeon’s, B105, 12:15PM.
BRONCODERS Learn how to solve problems cleverly with code. Build apps, websites, games, and anything else you can imagine in this student-led club. You don’t need any prior coding experience, meetings Thursdays, IC, 3-4:30.
BROPHY TECH CLUB – Dedicated to discovering and testing new education technology while helping the Brophy community with all tech needs. Learn as you go, no previous tech skills required! Use this link to sign-up: http://bit.ly/2bTISXm. We meet the last Thursday of each month in Deacon Stickney’s Classroom. Tech assistance is available; use this link to request assistance: http://bit.ly/2c7N8Ez.
RUBIK’S CUBE CLUB – We are a group of people who enjoy solving Rubik’s cubes and other twisty puzzles. Whether you’ve never solved a cube before or you’ve been solving for years, we are open to everybody. We meet almost every Thursday @ lunch in P120. Sign-up here – https://goo.gl/forms/40I9hnQiSjH3QFms1
ASIAN CULTURE CLUB – Please join us for ping pong, great company, and pure fun. We meet in room P112 every Thursday. Use this link to sign up: https://goo.gl/forms/MYBpFUAsyqv6kU6h1
OFF-ROAD CLUB is a common-interest group which meets monthly to discuss and share information on topics like off-road safety, technique, and trails in the Phoenix area. In addition to the meetings, we will have scheduled trail drives, which are open for all to join. If you’re interested in off-roading, whether or not you have an off-road vehicle and regardless of experience, we encourage you to sign up and explore the great outdoors with us! Please email firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.com, or firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
MATH CLUB – If you are a freshman in Honors Algebra 2 or higher and love math, this might be the club for you. Please stop in to see Ms. Castañeda in room P120 for more information.
WRITE LIFE, Brophy’s creative writing club. Both returning and new members are welcome! If you’ve ever wanted to try to write a novel, play, short stories, or just enjoy good fiction, stop on by. See Ms. Mason’s room, P118. Come and see the worlds we create.
THE BROPHY LASSO new podcast motto is “Roping you into the community” https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/the-brophy-lasso/id1041108957?mt=2
KEY CLUB – All BCP students are invited to join Key Club now. (the high school version of Kiwanis – a community service organization). Membership forms are available outside of Piper110. Former members need to join each year.
Instagram – BrophyStuco Twitter – BrophyStuco Snapchat – BrophyStuco
Youtube – /brophyprepaz Vimeo – /brophyprepaz LOYOLA ACADEMY Twitter name – Loyola_Academy
SAVE THE DATE
- ELITE SW DATES – Seniors to order cap and gown (free of charge) and other graduation items or Jrs. And Srs. to order rings
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|Friday||January 20th – LAST CHANCE TO ORDER||9:50am -10:10am||Front of SAC|
|Thursday||March 30th – Grad Order Delivery||12:05pm||HGH Arcade|
|Friday||April 28th – Cap/Gown Delivery||12:00pm||HGH Arcade|
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2016 XCP/BCP Christmas Dance — Kingdom of Far Far Away! The dance is Saturday night, December 10th, from 8-11pm on XCP’s campus and promises to be a beautiful, festive, and fun event. There will be a waffle food truck, karaoke, DJ, Hava Java iced lattes & coffee, photo booth, formal portraits, coat check, Krispy Kreme donuts, Christmas treats, and more.
Tickets are $34 each and can only be purchased online at www.xcp.org…just click on the Kingdom of Far Far Away shield logo.
IMPORTANT: the deadline to buy tickets is noon on Friday December 9th. No tickets will be sold after this time, nor will they be sold at the gate.
One non-XCP/BCP guest is allowed per student, for whom a completed Guest Pass must be submitted to the XCP Dean’s office no later than 8am on Friday December 9th. When you indicate online that you’ll be bringing a non-XCP/BCP guest, a link to the Guest Pass form will be emailed to you. Be sure to watch for it! No guest will be admitted without this completed form on file.
Each attendee MUST have his/her printed paper ticket for entry into the dance. Be sure to review the Christmas Dance directives which cover important information, conduct and dress code (the link is on the ticket purchasing page). For the safety and enjoyment of everyone, all attendees are required to comply with these directives.
If you are buying a guest ticket and experience any technical issues, try: –clearing your cookies/cache/history
–using a different credit/debit card
–contacting us for help
Any questions? Please email us at email@example.com. This annual event is certain to be the time of your life!