Extracurriculars

Extracurriculars negatively affecting the sleep schedules of students
By Chris Stanek ’19 THE ROUNDUP Sleep is a very important and essential part of a high school student’s life, and extracurriculars can interrupt a student’s sleep schedule. Around Brophy and the Jesuit community, the average Brophy student is known to participate in many activities that benefit and improve the well-being of the school. These activities can vary from the multiple sports, clubs, and community services present at Brophy, but…
Extracurriculars best for personal edification
Staff Editorial The Issue: Brophy students often partake in a plethora of activities, athletics and AP classes. Our Stance: Student involvement is commendable but only if done for the right reasons. Throughout the college admissions process, one word recurs with startling frequency: holistic. Colleges like to boast that their selection criteria take a “well-rounded” approach, likely in order to incentivize unsure students to apply. But this pressure to be well-rounded…