Brophy College Preparatory

  • Brophy is a private, Jesuit, Catholic, college preparatory that is committed to the belief that all creation is a reflection of God's love and presence which demands a passionate and generous response from the entire community.
  • We are dedicated to students of all socio-economic backgrounds who have the potential and desire to maximize their God-given gifts.
  • By creating an atmosphere for academic, emotional and spiritual growth, Brophy College Preparatory develops critically thinking, articulate, sensitive and aware students with a strong sense of self-worth.
  • Through the process of nurturing the soul, Brophy offers these students an intimate relationship with God and inspires leaders who are devoted to the service of others in a global community.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Jesuit Secondary Education Association (JSEA)
National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedWe provide some accommodations for learning differences thru our Academic Resource Center.
Year Founded1928
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students1,345 students
Student Body TypeAll-boys
% Students of Color
State avg.: 41%
Students by Grade Brophy College Preparatory Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers93 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio14:1
National avg.: 13:1
Number of AP Courses28 courses
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Advanced CoursesArt History, Biology, Calculus AB, Calculus BC, Chemistry, Comparative Government, Computer Science, English III, English IV, Environmental Science, European History, French, Latin, Macroeconomics, Microeconomics, Music Theory, Physics 1, Physics 2, Physics C--Electricity/Magnetism, Physics C--Mechanics, Psychology, Spanish IV, Spanish V, Statistics, Studio Art, US Government, US History, World History
Average SAT score1270
Average ACT score27
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(Collared shirt, nice shorts or pants. Mass Dress on selected days.)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineJan. 31 / May. 25
Yearly Tuition Cost$15,950
Tuition Notes$5.0 million in financial aid budgeted for 2018-2019 school year.
% on Financial Aid
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorMichael T. Ward
Admissions AssociateShelly Scheuring


Total Sports Offered18 sports
SportsArchery, Baseball, Basketball, Crew, Cross Country, Diving, Football, Golf, Ice Hockey, Lacrosse, Mountain Biking, Rugby, Soccer, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, WrestlingArcheryBaseball,
Cross CountryDiving,
Ice HockeyLacrosse,
Mountain BikingRugby,
TennisTrack and Field,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.71 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Agape, Aviation Club, Best Buddies, BIT/Brophy Innovation Technology Club, Black Student Union, Bowling Club, Broncos for Life, Car Club, Card Game Club, Chess Club, Covert American Politics, Diplomatic Corps, Engineering Club, Entrepeneurship & Investment Club, Future Physician's Club, Garden Club, Greek Club, Hermanos Unidos, Japanese Club, Juggling Club, Knowledge Masters, Latin Club, Math Team, Middle Eastern Club, Mock Trial, National Arts Honor Society, National Latin Honors Society, Paintball, PEN/Peer Editing Network, Polish Heritage Club, Prayer Leaders, Quiz Bowl, Red & White Club, Red Army, Robotics, Sci Fi Club, Science Bowl, SPACE, Spanish Honor Society, Speech and Debate, Student Council, Urban Art Club, Write Life, Young Democrats, Young Republicans

Arts and Music Programs:
88 Keys, and Honor Chorale, and Wind Ensemble, Band--Concert, BLAM--Brophy Literary Arts Magazine, Brophy Student Theatre, Choir-Freshman, Drama and Musical Productions, Fine Arts Extravaganza, Honor, Jazz Band, Musicians Exchange Club, Orchestra & Honors Orchestra, Percussion Ensemble, Photo-Video Club, Poetry Out Loud, Symphonic, Symphonic Band, Tech Theatre, The Roundup (newspaper), The Tower (yearbook), The Wrangler (satirical newspaper), Ukelele Club, United Sound

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Amateur Golf Club, Ski Club

School Notes

  • Please see the admission requirements on the Brophy website, under "Admissions."
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