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Victoria Elizabeth- Vintage and Stylish

Clara Malone, Staff Writer

October 7, 2019

“I like to stand out because it’s fun. I never went to the aspect of trying to stand out, I went to the aspect of appealing to what I like to wear.”

Seattle Prep theater program challenges societal norms with Fall play

Seattle Prep theater program challenges societal norms with Fall play

Cara Weigand and Paige Stanley

October 6, 2019

This year’s fall play is The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Nighttime, a Tony award winning play that includes important themes of understanding and acceptance relating to social justice and societal norms.

Prep’s Strange Traditions

Raquel Wong, Staff Writer

October 5, 2019

It’s strange to learn that the star swimmer bleaches their hair and the champion lacrosse player has lucky game day shorts. Seattle Prep has some pretty weird traditions that most outside the school do not know. After the Drama Club’s first performance of the year, members give a farewell gift....

Teachers Switch, Students Report on Changes in Collegio

Margot Gwynn and Annie Roske

October 5, 2019

Any insights students may have received about their Collegio placement is of little value this fall because many teachers have been reassigned to different Collegios, creating new learning opportunities for students and teachers alike. Seattle Prep’s uniqueness roots from the multi-disciplinary...

Prep Students Reflect on Formative Experience in the Dominican Republic

Prep Students Reflect on Formative Experience in the Dominican Republic

Milo Pepper, Staff Writer

October 3, 2019

Eleven juniors embarked on a journey to the Dominican Republic this past June, coming home to the United States with a long lasting, emotional connection to the communities of Franco Bido and Batey Libertad.  A service trip like no other, the Dominican Republic Pilgrimage required each individual t...

Road to Recovery: From the trampoline to the ER

Kelly McGarry, Staff Writer

October 2, 2019

“It was a trick I’ve done multiple times, but I had a bad take off.” Peter Landerholm ’21 was at a summer camp in Reno, California when he was sent to the ER. He lost his balance while performing a quadruple backflip and landed on his neck. He broke his C4 and C5 vertebrae along with suffering...

Sophomores Share Advice to Survive Freshman Year

Addie Roza and Olivia Manning

October 1, 2019

Freshmen year. The newbies, the frosh, the people that crowd the doorways of the school. The first year at any new school is always a challenging adjustment, so here is some advice from sophomores who survived last year. School is officially back in session. The hype of seeing the people in your grade...

New ASC Finds Fresh Perspective on Prep

New ASC Finds Fresh Perspective on Prep

Cyrus Berger, Staff Writer

October 1, 2019

“It was mainly a call to come back and serve a community that had given so much to me,” said Mr. Shoultz. That call was one of the reasons he and three other members of the class of 2015 have chosen to come back to Prep this year as an Alumni Service Corps (ASC) member. Now in its third year,...

Lico Athletic Center Opens to Students

Lico Athletic Center Opens to Students

Annabelle Deasy, Freelance Writer

September 29, 2019

Five months ago, the Seattle Prep locker rooms was a somber, small space where students’ belongings would be thrown about, but now the opening of the new gym lobby and locker rooms has the school has buzzing with excitement. The theme for this update is level the field and raise the bar, and this was...

Santucci ’14 Inducted to Prep Hall of Fame

Santucci ’14 Inducted to Prep Hall of Fame

Grace Weiand, Visuals Editor

September 23, 2019

Mary Ann Santucci graduated from Prep in 2014 and was recently inducted into the Hall of Fame. Her induction came with the opening of the new gym lobby, and reminded Prep of her contributions to the community. In her time at Prep, Santucci reached nearly every corner of Prep life. She played soccer,...

Students, Faculty React to New Locker Rooms

Students, Faculty React to New Locker Rooms

Cece Brown and Caroline Casey

September 20, 2019

This new year at Prep leads to not only new students, but more importantly, new locker rooms! The long-awaited locker rooms are finally finished as construction for the new lobby of McHugh Gym and the boys and girls’ locker rooms started last spring. The morning of September 20th, 2019 the locker roo...

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