Prep's students and teachers will be on Christmas break until classes resume January 5. However, most Prep offices will remain open, with the exception of Christmas Eve (Wednesday 12/24), Christmas Day (Thursday, 12/25) and New Year's Day (Thursday, 1/1). If you require any assistance during the break, please call 201-547-6400 to confirm that the appropriate office is indeed open.
Prep's annual Adopt-a-Family drive is now complete, having collected 379 gifts (plus $1,200 in grocery gift cards) to make Christmas just a bit brighter for 10 families in need – a total of 46 individuals. Students, teachers and administrators contributed over the past several weeks, and an army of volunteers wrapped the gifts on Wednesday evening in O'Keefe Commons.
The Fall 2014 issue of Prep Magazine is on its way to your mailbox, but there's no need to wait...you can preview it online today! Join us for a look back at 50 years of HAP, and five years of Prep Rowing, just two of the features packed into this issue, along with the 2014 President's Report.
Prep Vox, the Sodality Jazz Band, and the Prep Concert Band will perform their annual Christmas Concert this Sunday! Join nearly 100 student musicians for a cherished Prep tradition that will fill you with Christmas cheer! It all begins at 2 p.m. in O'Keefe Commons.
Prep senior and downtown Jersey City resident Quinn Williamson, '15 was honored at City Hall last week, with a proclamation from Mayor Steven Fulop commending his work in organizing the Jersey City Youth Alliance. JCYA offers tutoring and other support to Jersey City and Hoboken middle school students as they prepare for the transition to high school.