The Seattle Prep Panther

  • December 7Boys and Girls Basketball Defeated By Garfield

  • December 7Girls Bowling Sweeps Ferndale 3-0

  • December 3Christmas Choir Concert a Resounding Success

Seniors Share Regretful Moments of High School Years

Quinn Losse, Staff Writer

May 26, 2017


Filed under Prep Life

Late-night note sheets, ripped jeans and broken promises to Mr. Hickey. The Senior class of 2017 have made mistakes over their past four years at Seattle Prep, and they hope the underclassmen won't make these same mistakes. Senior Jane Stanley wishes she had not procrastinated so much so she could have...

Students Serve NOLA on Annual Trip

Students Serve NOLA on Annual Trip

Isabella Yuson, Staff Writer

May 24, 2017


Filed under Prep Life

What do you get when you combine Prep students, humid weather, multiple bug bites, house building, and colossal sized parade floats? NOLA. Every Spring Break, students volunteer to go on a service trip to New Orleans to help those affected by Hurricane Katrina. The group has the opportunity to help...

Fr. Fitterer Plans for the Future

Fr. Fitterer Plans for the Future

Emma Cooney, Managing Editor

May 23, 2017


Filed under Feature, Prep Life, Showcase

Father Paul Fitterer has been Prep’s priest for 38 years, and is going to retire after this year. He sat down with the Panther one last time to talk about future plans and, in true Jesuit fashion, to reflect upon his time at Prep. What are your plans for the future? The plans for the immediate fu...

Students Say Goodbye to Senior Siblings

Kate Leahy, Staff Writer

May 23, 2017


Filed under Prep Life

Seattle prep underclassmen look back on the memories they have had with their senior sibling and what the will miss most once they head their separate ways. For years, students and their siblings have gone to school together, so when the time comes for the seniors to begin a new chapter, the siblings...

Red Bull and Cookies Fuel Rowers to World Record

George Kent, Editor-in-Chief

May 23, 2017


Filed under Prep Life, Sports

On December 28, 2016 Nathan Schliesman '17, Nick Angelillo '17, and 5 other top-notch student rowers entered the Seattle Rowing Center building in Ballard "just next to Ocean Beauty Seafood." 65 hours, 37 minutes, and 28 seconds later they emerged world record holders for the Under 19 Lightweight Men's...

Senior Hidden Talents Revealed

Isabella Yuson, Staff Writer

May 21, 2017


Filed under Feature, Prep Life

As the year is coming to a close, it is almost time to say goodbye to this year’s seniors. Throughout their years at Prep, they have shown their variety of talents whether it is in the classroom, on the stage, on the field, or outside of school. Here are some examples of seniors that have very interesting...

Four Years of WHAT? Seniors Share Their College Major!

Sophie Freeman, Staff Writer

May 18, 2017


Filed under Prep Life

On Wednesday April 26, the Seniors were asked to share what they will or want to major in when they go to college. This is a very important decision and one that takes a lot of consideration. Most importantly, however, the seniors must decide what college they are committing to. Before anything else,...

Outgoing Seniors Offer Underclassmen Advice

Mimi Parent, Staff Writer

May 17, 2017


Filed under Prep Life

By the end of their Senior year, seniors have an extensive knowledge of Prep. They have learned the ins-and-outs of the school and how to successfully go through the day. The Seattle Prep Panther interviewed several seniors so incoming freshman and other clueless underclassmen may benefit from their ex...

Prep Prepares to Abandon Apple

Walid Cruz-Vanegas, Staff Writer

May 17, 2017


Filed under Prep Life

Microsoft or Apple? Consumers ask themselves this question frequently in today’s economy, but what results of a school deciding between the 2 companies? 2017 is geared up to be a year of technological change and reformation. The transition from iPads to Surfaces will bring new challenges and benefits...

Dress Code Crack Down Prompts Student Questioning

Lilly Thompson, Staff Writer

May 12, 2017


Filed under Prep Life

On Monday the 10th of April, 15 girls were ushered into the JUG Room in Adelphia. The majority of them were there because of ripped jeans. "What baffles me is... that I had been wearing those jeans all year and no one said anything" claims Hattie KenKnight, a sophomore who was given JUG the same day. The...

Don’t Judge a Book by its Cover

Owen Hendricks and Myles Nowak, Staff Writers

May 12, 2017


Filed under Feature, Prep Life

As their days of High school come to a close, Seniors of the class of 2017 were asked to recall their favorite classes and novels over the past four years. The Seniors picked their favorite classes primarily on the likeness of the teacher and the content of the class. For Senior Luke Pfister he chose...

Inside the Mind of a Second Semester Senior

Mariella Saludares, Photo Editor

May 10, 2017


Filed under Prep Life

Everyone is familiar with the infamous disease that comes around after the last first semester finals have been taken: Senioritis. Students in their final year of high school develop this supposed affliction that results in the decline of motivation and performance in their academics. Teachers dread...

The student news site of Seattle Preparatory School
Prep Life