SCHEDULE TODAY: 1,3,B,4,5,L,6,7
SAC CLOSED AFTER SCHOOL
BIRTHDAY WISHES go out to Griffin Winter ‘21 and to all BRONCOS who celebrate a birthday today. ♪Happy Birthday to you♫
The Freshman Football White team dropped a heartbreaker Wednesday night to Higley. The Broncos look to get back on track next week against the Highland Hawks on the road.
The Freshman Football Red team fell short in an up and down game against Westview last night losing a tough game. They made some great strides over last week and look to continue improving against Gilbert Highland next week when they go on the road again.
Brophy Alumn’s Awaken Coffee is back in action on campus in the Robson Gym breezeway! Open Monday-Friday 7:30 a.m – 1 p.m. Freshly locally roasted and brewed smooth organic Ethiopian Cold Brew and Yerba Mate organic tea. Don’t forget to stop by the shop and ask about our BROPHY FEATURED ARTIST CONTEST: Brophy Students will submit their work for a chance to be featured on our Instagram, website and at all 3 of our locations in DT Phoenix, Prescott, Brophy and first Friday’s booth. Faculty – $1 off all coffee.
FRESHMEN Diplomatic Corp – Mandatory Meeting for all freshmen members of the Diplomatic Corps TODAY, Harper Great Hall (HGH).
RIO SALADO REGISTRATION DEADLINE EXTENDED – Because of some issues with Rio Salado’s new online registration process, Rio has extended the deadline to register for dual enrollment courses until next Friday, September 8th. Hopefully that gives all interested the extra time to complete registration steps, take placement tests if necessary, etc….A reminder that registration information can be found on Rio Salado’s home page here.
SCHOOL YEARBOOK PHOTOS – Everyone will get a proof packet. Most of the school photo proofs have been sent to your period 6 classes. If you did not get a photo packet in your period 6 class or you have Flex during period 6, please see Ms. Dennard. YEARBOOK PHOTO MAKEUPS AND RETAKES, FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 15th – If you were not available at Orientation in August to take your Yearbook picture, please make sure you are available for Makeup day on FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 15th. You will receive an I.D. at that time as well. Yearbook photo proofs are here; therefore, if you were not satisfied with your picture, you can stop by on Friday, September 15th to get a second chance at a picture-perfect image, simply return your original package on Picture Retake Day and take another photo. Please pick up a Picture Day Packet from Ms. Dennard in the SAC if you would like to order your pictures from Makeup day, September 15th.
GRADUATION ORDERS – Seniors, Elite Southwest will be on campus today, August 31 at lunch, HGH Arcade to take graduation and ring orders. Juniors, please stop by as well for your ring orders. ALL SENIORS should stop by the table to give their measurements for your graduation cap and gown which is at no cost to you.
Monday, September 4, 2017 – NO SCHOOL LABOR DAY
Tuesday, September 5, 2017 – Classes Resume 1,5,B,2,3,L,6,7
The Student Activity Expo will be held at lunch in the north half of the Great Hall on September 12th and 14th. This is a chance to meet the representatives from all of the registered clubs. Only registered clubs can participate in the expo and only moderators can register clubs and sign-up for a slot in the expo. If you have a returning club from last year, please see your moderator in order to get your club registered.
Tufts University 9/5 10:00 Brophy Art Gallery
WPI 9/5 1:00 Counseling
The University of Alabama 9/6 9:00 Brophy Art Gallery
- Institute of Technology 9/6 2:00 Counseling
Hillsdale College 9/7 8:00 Counseling
Embry-Riddle 9/7 9:00 Counseling
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 will meet Thursdays at lunch in P120. Find us at the Student Activities Expo for more information! Sign up here
SPEECH AND DEBATE – If you are interested in joining speech and debate this year, please visit our table at the club fair and sign- up! Meetings for interested new members will start after the club fair.
BROPHY STOCK MARKET GAME: If you are interested in learning more about the stock market, then get ready to participate in a year-long virtual stock-trading competition against other Brophy students. The contest will run from October to April with prizes every month and Amazon gift cards for the students who win 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place at the end of the year. Entry fee is $10 per student. Meetings will be Thursdays at lunch in B103. Pick up a registration form from Ms. Guffey in B103.
YOUNG DEMOCRATS – We will have our first meeting of the year TUESDAY (Aug. 29) at lunch in Mr. Danforth’s room, Eller-216. Grab your lunch and friend and come ready to fight!
ASIAN CULTURE CLUB – Please join us for our first meeting of the year, great company, and pure fun J we meet in room P112 every Thursday during lunch.
MIT LAUNCH – Are you a student interested in learning about entrepreneurship or even creating your own startup with support from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)? If so, for information on how to be a part of this club email us at MITLaunch.BrophyPrep@gmail.com.
KNOWLEDGE MASTERS CLUB is meeting in L102 on Thursday at lunch
CHESS CLUB/TEAM meets Tuesdays and Wednesdays @ lunch in Eller 215
Attention Brophy Lacrosse! Off-season weights and conditioning begins this coming Tuesday, September 5th, from 3-4pm in “The Dutch.” If you are not currently playing a fall sport, we’ll see you then!
Also, anyone who has not previously played lacrosse at Brophy, but plans to play this year, should fill out the New Player Interest Form.
BROPHY FALL BASEBALL – Freshman & Sophomores who have signed up for Brophy Fall Baseball – there is a mandatory meeting in Coach Garcia’s room, D202 on Wednesday September 6th at lunch.
Thursday, August 31, 2017
- Freshmen A Tennis vs Basha (H) 3:30 p.m. @ Phoenix Tennis Center (PTC) – CANCELLED
- Freshmen B Tennis @ Perry (A) 3:30 p.m.
- Swim and Dive @ Boulder Creek (A) 4 p.m.
- JV Football vs Westview H.S. (H) 6 p.m. @ BSC
Friday, September 1, 2017
- Golf @ Hamilton Antigua Invitational – Fri and Sat, Sept. 1 & 2
- Hockey D1 vs Notre Dame @ Scottsdale Ice Den Rink, 6:45 p.m.
- Hockey JV vs Chaparral Firebirds @ Scottsdale Ice Den APEX Rink, 6:15 p.m.
- Varsity FB @ Westview, 7PM (A)
Saturday, September 2, 2017
- Hockey D1 vs Desert Vista Thunder @ Chandler Ice Den-East Rink, 11:40 a.m.
- Hockey JV vs Desert Vista Thunder @ Chandler Ice Den-East Rink, 1:10 p.m.
- Hockey JV vs Flagstaff Avalanche @ Scottsdale Ice Den-Coyotes Rink, 6:40 p.m.
- Hockey D1 vs Hamilton Huskies @ Scottsdale Ice Den-Coyotes Rink, 8:10 p.m.
- Swim Team Retreat @ Manresa – Sat and Sun, Sept. 2 & 3
Sunday, September 3, 2017
- Hockey D1 vs O’Connor Eagles @ Scottsdale Ice Den Rink, 1:30 p.m.
- Hockey JV vs Mountain Ridge @ Chandler Ice Den-East Rink, 2:10 p.m.
YMCA FALL BASKETBALL LEAGUE – The Christown YMCA is looking for Brophy students to play in their fall basketball league! The Season runs Sept 9th – Nov 4th & games are on Friday or Saturdays. Feel free to sign-up as an individual or put a team together! See the PDF’s attached to sign up. Feel free to email Ms. Kelli Branco with questions – YMCA Fall Basketball League
FORECAST FOR THE PHOENIX METROPOLITAN AREA: Aug 28-Sept 1, 2017: OZONE Middle Moderate (Mon) HPA/Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups (Tue) Upper Moderate (Wed-Fri) PM-2.5 (Smoke/Fine Particles) Good (Mon-Fri) PM-10 (Dust/Coarse Particles)
Thu Sunny 107°84° Fri Partly Cloudy 107°83° Sat Mostly Sunny 104°82°