Julian DeOcampo

Substance abuse shows different side of students

By Julian De Ocampo ’13 & Alex Stanley ’12
Three-fourths of the seniors that walk the hallways of Brophy have consumed alcohol at one point in time—that is if Brophy applies to the national averages given by the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism.
“Substance abuse is a cultural issue in the United States,” said Dean Mr. Pat Higgins.

Brophy, Xavier alumni, students weigh effects of single-sex education

By Lauren D’Souza XCP ’14 & Julian De Ocampo ’13

From morning until the ring of the last bell, Brophy is almost like any other public high school in the most basic essence.

While the nuances might be different, Brophy is, on the surface level, ultimately a normal prep school where students arrive each day to learn the skills they need to prepare them for higher education and beyond.