Summer Enrichment, Summer Credit Classes, and Summer Athletic Courses – Registration continues for Brophy’s summer program. Visit the Summer School webpage for more information.
SCHEDULE TODAY: 2-3-B-4-5-1
BIRTHDAY WISHES go out to George Hannoun ’19, Ludwig Saint Fleur ’19 and to all other BRONCOS who celebrate a birthday today. Also birthday wishes to Mrs. Karen Parise who celebrates on Sunday. ♪Happy Birthday to you♫
SENIORS If you did not pick up your graduation orders (not cap/gowns yet) yesterday, please check with Ms. Dennard today before 11AM; otherwise you can pick them up on Monday.
BASEBALL SCORES – Frosh lost 4-2 to Basha; JV baseball fell short to Basha 8-3, unable to erase an early deficit. Ethan Bertenshaw pitched well to start the game. Johnny Dowse, John Vanderwey and Cameron Glosser lead the team offensively with an RBI each.
PROM TICKETS – NOTE: Seniors and Juniors, you are not allowed to ask girls to prom during school hours at XCP. Now, back to ticket sales…Juniors and Seniors, Prom tickets are officially on sale through Ms. Dennard (cash or check) and the Varsity Shop (credit card only). They are $50 per ticket. Guest passes are available below and need to be submitted through the Dean’s Office. We will sell tickets and accept guest passes through the 20th of April. Because of the formal nature of Prom we will not be able to sell tickets past the 20th of April.
ELECTRONIC RECYCLING DRIVE begins Friday with Westech Recyclers. Bring your items to McCain Colonnade and place in box. NO CRT TV’s or MONITORS, Batteries or lightbulbs. Please look over the Westech Recycling List of Items Here is the list. The drive will end next Friday April 7th.
Mothers’ Guild Junior Senior Mother Son Dance, 6:00PM, HGH, Sunday, April 2, 2017
TEEN LEADERS – Arizona Science Center is looking for Teen Leaders in STEM for the summer. Are you a college-bound, STEM-oriented high school student? If so, please apply for an exciting new opportunity at the ASC. High school students are encouraged to apply for our new, yet unnamed, Teen Leaders in STEM Program. From developing program content to engaging guests, you will grow and learn to inspire and nurture a life-long passion for science literacy and education. Please click on the following link for detailed information. STEM TEEN LEADERS
Friday, March 31
- VOLLEYBALL – Varsity BROPHY INVITE (H) NOON
- BASEBALL – Var vs Basha (H) 6PM; JV/F @ Basha (A) 4PM
- LACROSSE JV/D1 vs Gilbert (H) 6PM/8PM
Saturday, April 1
- VOLLEYBALL Varsity BROPHY INVITE (H) 9AM
- TRACK AND FIELD Freshmen Showcase @ Desert Vista HS (A) 9AM
Monday, April 3
- BASEBALL – VAR @ Mountain Ridge (A) 3:45PM; JV/F (H) 3:45/6PM
SAVE THE DATE
Spring Band Concerts and Events: •April 25 – State Concert Festival (Wind Ensemble, Symphonic and Concert Bands) at Chandler Performing Arts Center (Performance times have not yet been assigned by the festival coordinator)
- April 26 – State Jazz Festival (Jazz Band) at Mesa Community College (Performance times have not yet been assigned by the festival coordinator)
- April 27 – Year-end concert at Xavier College Prep PAC
6:30 p.m. United Sound, with Brophy and Central High School New Musicians
7:00 p.m. Brophy College Prep Jazz Band
7:25 p.m. Brophy College Prep Concert and Symphonic Band, with Loyola Beginning Band
7:50 p.m. Brophy College Prep Wind Ensemble
Grandparents’ Luncheon – Brophy’s annual Grandparents’ Luncheon is Wednesday, April 26, 11:30AM, HGH. The cost is $15 per person. If you have questions, please contact Terri Tierney at email@example.com. Click the following link to make your reservation. https://secure.brophyprep.org/payment/dev/grandParents/
The Senior Farewell Dinner – The Senior Farewell Dinner is Wednesday, April 26 from 6-8 p.m. Due to Harper Great Hall seating capacity, attendance is limited to seniors and their parents/guardians. There is no cost for the event, and mass dress is required. The link to RSVP is below. If you have any questions, please contact Terri Tierney.
GRADUATION ACTIVITIES – Graduation 2017 webpage
ELITE SW DATES to deliver and distribute Caps and Gowns, Friday, April 28, 12pm, HGH Arcade
Graduation Practice (Mandatory) – Thursday, May 18 • 1:30-4:30 p.m.
Baccalaureate Mass (Mandatory) – Friday, May 19 • 7 p.m. • St. Francis Xavier Church
Seating for the Baccalaureate Mass – No tickets will be issued, but seating in St. Francis Xavier Church is limited. Families are advised to attend with just immediate family (parent/guardians and siblings). Doors open at 6:15 p.m. A reception will follow in the Harper Great Hall.
Sixty-Ninth Commencement Ceremony – Saturday, May 20 • 9 a.m. • Robson Gymnasium
Seating for the Commencement Ceremony – This year each family will receive eight tickets for the Commencement Ceremony. Additional guests are invited to view the ceremony on screen in The Dutch. Doors open at 8:15 a.m. (Doors open for handicapped seating at 8 a.m. Handicapped seating is on the floor, behind the graduate seating. Visibility may be limited, and watching from The Dutch will offer a better view of the ceremonies.)
Tickets will be distributed to families as they check in for the Senior Farewell Dinner on Wednesday, April 26. If you do not attend the dinner, please plan to pick up your tickets from Ms. Dennard in the Student Activity Center after April 26. Tickets cannot be replaced if lost.
Planning Your Day – The Commencement Ceremony will last approximately two hours. Following the ceremony, students will go back to classrooms to receive their actual diploma. Generally, families choose to spend some time in the Mall, taking photos with families and friends, with the event concluding around noon.
Project Graduation for BCP/XCP Graduation class only – Saturday, May 20 • More information to come
CLUB MEETING ANNOUNCEMENTS
Polish Club Meeting Thursday at lunch in Piper 214.
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 and then fill out the new one-step PEN Submission Form, and we promise to return your assignment with ideas for revision in fewer than 48 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 firstname.lastname@example.org to submit creative writing and art by attachment all year long.
PHYSICS CLUB TUTORING – Google Calendar for physics tutoring for students who need help in physics. https://calendar.google.com/calendar/selfsched?sstoken=UVBOVnpDMGdOOGItfGRlZmF1bHR8M2NlZDliNzExZmZlNWQ3NTg1YTMwM2Y3ZTVjYmMzMzE
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
Brophy ADVOCACY CLUB meets Mondays @ lunch, B111. New members welcome.
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.
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 email@example.com.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org 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:email@example.com
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 firstname.lastname@example.org. 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 email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org to get involved today!
IMPROV CLUB, B111, Wednesday’s @ lunch. We are open to anyone interested in learning or performing improv.
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.
YOUNG REPUBLICANS meet Wednesdays at lunch in P222 (Mr. Aston’s room).
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.
COVERT AMERICAN POLITICS meets every Thursday @ lunch, B212 Mr. McShane’s room, bring your lunch
FUTURE PHYSICIANS CLUB meets every other Thursday in P221. Please contact Mr. Kolb pkolb@brophyprep with any questions.
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.
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 email@example.com, firstname.lastname@example.org, or email@example.com 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
FORECAST FOR THE PHOENIX METROPOLITAN AREA: MARCH 27-31, 2017: PM-2.5 Smoke/Fine Particles. Good (Mon-Fri)*; PM-10 Dust/Coarse Particles. Good (Tue, Wed, Thur) Lower Moderate (Mon-Fri)* OZONE Low Moderate (Mon-Fri)*
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