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Mock Trial Takes Second Place State Finish

Mock Trial Takes Second Place State Finish

Quinn Losse, Staff Writer

April 19, 2019

  Gavels. Witnesses. Jury. It is no secret the Seattle Prep’s mock trial team has been and is one of the best teams in the nation, however all good things must come to an end. After months of hard work and research in preparation for their final case in Olympia, the Seattle Prep Mock Trial...

Prep Library Becomes Cafeteria Hot Spot

Prep Library Becomes Cafeteria Hot Spot

Tia Flores, Staff Writer

April 1, 2019

After the lengthy snow days, some Prep classes are slightly behind on schedule and some students are struggling to keep up. As a result, Prep’s administration officially decided to add another cozy lunch spot at Prep to help keep students focused on their classes. The location of HQ4? Prep’s own...

Panther Staff Wins Awards at State Contest

Panther Staff Wins Awards at State Contest

March 18, 2019

On Saturday, March 16, 2019, members of the Seattle Prep Panther Journalism Program went to the Washington Journalism Education Association State Conference and Contest at Cleveland High School. Several students competed in a series of contests that tested their skills as journalists in real-world settings....

Doyin’s Drip: Best’s Many Shoes

Doyin’s Drip: Best’s Many Shoes

Clara Malone, Staff Writer

March 11, 2019

Doyin Best, class of ’20, is not your average Seattle Prep Fashionista. With over 50 pairs of shoes, Best is always showing off her BEST style. “(At Prep) I feel like everyone wears the same things; it’s all very similar, but I like being out there and being different, I like to stand out....

Gap Years Give Seniors Chance to Pursue Interests

Katarina Conces, Staff Writer

March 11, 2019

The class of 2019 is preparing for their next journey. Majority will be headed off to college, however there are a select few that are choosing to take a gap year before they resume school once again. There are not that many people taking a gap year in the Prep community. This could mainly be becaus...

Sitting Courtside with Niko Trifunovic

Sitting Courtside with Niko Trifunovic

Owen Hendricks and Myles Nowak

March 11, 2019

Seattle Prep senior, Niko Trifunovic, has been an instrumental player on the Varsity Boys Basketball team for all four years of his high school career. Since his first game, the Seattle Prep crowd has known his name and cheered him on as he competes and performs. Trifunovic’s impact on and off the...

Olympic Week Brings Back Favorites, Adds New Competitions

Olympic Week Brings Back Favorites, Adds New Competitions

Noah Pingul, Staff Writer

March 11, 2019

As March approaches, so do many Seattle Prep traditions; Spring sports schedule, Ash Wednesday Mass, St. Stanislaus Kostka Day, and most importantly Olympic week. The ultimate display of skill, strength, smarts, and cup stacking to see who will place second to the senior class, the champions of 2019 O...

The Ultimate Senioritis Playlist

The Ultimate Senioritis Playlist

Lilly Thompson, Online Editor

March 11, 2019

Regardless of whether you’re a second semester senior or not, every high schooler comes to a point in the year where summer is a tantalizing dream, and the slog of endless A and B days have them longing for freedom. But for lucky seniors, the 3 month countdown to say goodbye to the halls of Seattle...

Mazure Leads Boys Dive in First Season

Chloe Saharic, Online Editor

March 11, 2019

After the successful addition of the Girl’s Dive team last year, Prep decided this year to add a Boy’s Dive team to the athletics department. Currently, the team is made up of only one individual diver, Senior Max Mazure. Mazure says he signed up for the team because it looked interesting and i...

Retreat-a-Palooza Comes to Prep

Retreat-a-Palooza Comes to Prep

Audrey Frigon, Managing Editor

March 8, 2019

One of Prep’s favorite weekends of the year, “Retreat-a-palooza”, returned to the students on March 31. The Young Men’s Retreat, Young Women’s Retreat, and the Freshmen Retreat occurred simultaneously with almost all of Prep’s students participating in one form or another. Biko Kavala...

Viadoom Impacts Student Commutes

Milo Pepper, Staff Writer

March 7, 2019

For many, driving is simply a way to get from one place to another, so people in a hurry do not usually take the time to appreciate the scenery or the convenience of their route. However, over fifty thousand Seattle residents and dozens of Seattle Prep students were forced to drastically alter thei...

Diversity Clubs: A Sanctuary for Students

Diversity Clubs: A Sanctuary for Students

Tia Flores, Staff Writer

March 7, 2019

“I think that it’s important to recognize that there are minorities. When they get together and talk about certain struggles that they have, they can find safety within their own community.” Those were the wise words of LatinX Co-President Marc Ribas ’19. Navigating life as a high schooler...

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