Prep's mission statement notes that our community is "both enriched and challenged by our diversity," as students and adults from numerous religious and cultural backgrounds converge upon Grand & Warren from homes throughout the region each day. This week, Breaking Barriers is sponsoring Diversity Week at Prep, celebrating the differences that blend together to form one strong tradition.
Freshmen and sophomores gathered in the gym during Thursday's community period to celebrate the accomplishments of their classmates during the first marking period. They also heard from seniors Max Leyn and Almamy Conde about striving for the Magis in their daily lives at Prep.
Jack Raslowsky, '79, president of Xavier High School, former Prep principal and 2012 Legends of Prep honoree, will be our guest speaker as the Alumni Spirituality Committee hosts the return of Theology on Tap next Monday, November 18!
Members of the Prep community have expressed interest in supporting the victims of Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines. Prep's Dean of Student Life, Mr. Anthony Locricchio, '96 shared the following message Wednesday morning, detailing ways students and other members of the community can help.
At the invitation of Tommy Stork, '94, Ciaran Freeman, '14 and Miguel Vidal, '14 installed a multi-canvas work celebrating the vibrant community of Hoboken in the recently-opened local office of RetailMeNot.com .