Schedule

Class schedule spices up daily life, provides relief from rigor
By Hayden Welty ’19 THE ROUNDUP As you walk around campus this first month of school, it is likely you will see freshmen asking upperclassmen for clarification about the schedule. As a freshman, I was confused by the seemingly unpredictable and pointless barrage of numbers that I was required to memorize during an already hectic week. However, as time progressed and I was able to adjust to high school, I…
Traditional schedule conducive to student learning
By Jack Cahill ’17 THE ROUNDUP The current school schedule of six or seven 45-50 minute periods each day is most conducive to learning, according to studies and students. The school schedule we have, known generally as the “traditional schedule,” is most common in U.S. schools, including our own. However, alternatives have been proposed, and are in practice in schools across the country, such as the so called “block schedule.”…
OFJ boasts diverse Summit schedule, activities
By P.J. Binsfeld ’15 THE ROUNDUP In early March, Brophy enters back into its two weeks of examining social injustices in the community in the annual Summit on Human Dignity. The summit events include returning speakers, namely Calvin Terrell and Kimber Lanning, for all school assemblies, a Mass March 4 and a prayer service March 15. “Really, the reason behind this is its prayer,” said Assistant Principal of Ministry Mrs.…