Following the Ash Wednesday Prayer Service, six seniors received Prep Spirit Awards, recognizing their many contributions – seen and unseen – to the life of the Prep community. Please join us in congratulating them!
Prep welcomed the season of Lent on Wednesday morning, as the school community gathered for an Ash Wednesday prayer service.
This week, Prep welcomed ten students and two teachers from Colegio De la Inmaculada in Lima, Peru, kicking off the second annual cultural exchange between our schools. The two-week visit will include a number of on- and off-campus experiences. One highlight thus far has been a "Prep Man in the Morning (PM in the AM)" presentation by several of the Peruvian visitors.
Prep Rowing Coach Alex Canale, '05 has been named to the USRowing Junior Lightweight Task Force, which will be responsible for drafting new policy recommendations regarding the sport's lightweight division. The group of 20 rowing experts includes just four high school coaches from around the country, and will submit its findings to the USRowing Board of Directors for review and ratification in June.
American History High School will be unable to play Prep Basketball this Saturday as planned, but the McGovern Basketball Homecoming will still take place – with a revised schedule to accommodate Prep's new opponent, North Bergen High School. The alumni scrimmage will still begin at 9, but will be followed by the lunch and reception at 11, with the varsity game tipping off at noon.