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Rowing during a Pandemic

Photo Courtesy of Seattle Prep Rowing Instagram page. @seattlepreprowing_

Ava Pitts, Staff Writer

October 8, 2020

For the Seattle Prep crew team, fall in Seattle means tryouts, after-school practices, training, and regattas. Seattle is the perfect spot for rowing with the waterways of Lake Union and Washington at our doorstep. However, this Fall means something different for crew. In a pandemic year, and with many...

Did You Bring Your Mask, Prep?

Did You Bring Your Mask, Prep?

Annie Roske, Staff Writer

October 6, 2020

Zooming Into Senior Year with Virtual Senior Pilgrimage

Zooming Into Senior Year with Virtual Senior Pilgrimage

Paige Stanley, Editor in Chief

October 6, 2020

Toast, pets, rocks, and Zoom. What do these words have in common? These are four words that sum up this year’s virtual Senior Pilgrimage retreat. Because of COVID restrictions, the Seattle Prep Senior Pilgrimage was moved to an online format with only 3 weeks for preparation. Community Ministry and...

Prep CORE Students Collaborate with Jesuits West on Racial Justice

Prep CORE Students Collaborate with Jesuits West on Racial Justice

Tia Flores, Co-Online Editor

October 1, 2020

In September 2019, Prep’s Magis Christian Service Program Director Ms. Ford, as well as the Jesuits West high school service directors, principals, presidents, and other members of Jesuits West institutions collaborated on the Faith Doing Justice Discernment Series (FDJDS). This program was an experiment...

ZOOMing Through UN

Marquette Collegio discusses UN over Zoom.

Cece Brown, Staff Writer

May 22, 2020

Typically, UN comes with the stress of notecards, speeches, and essays, but the sophomores this year must navigate it over Zoom.

Prep Seniors March to Their Next Step at Service Academies.

Cooper Klein ‘20 (left) and Maya Ghali ‘20 (right) hold up their acceptance packets of their respective service academies
while wearing their school’s merchandise to show their school pride.

Paige Stanley, Staff Writer

May 21, 2020

Despite the extensive process, Klein said, “Even though the application might seem overwhelming, I encourage anyone who is interested in serving their country to apply to a service academy.”

Mock Trial Denied Shot at State Due to Coronavirus

Seniors Marli Bosler, Maggie Waltner and Julia Oles pose after competing
at Mock Trial Districts. The team was scheduled to participate in the State
Competition which was canceled due to coronavirus concerns.

Gael Loor, Staff Writer

May 15, 2020

Due to the rapid spread of the coronavirus, schools across the nation have shut down and started digital learning. But what about the clubs? Seattle Prep’s mock trial club (SPMT) was heavily affected by the cancellation of the Washington State Mock Trial Championship, which was going to be held in...

Roll Call: Class of 2024

Kate Ridgeway, Staff Writer

May 15, 2020

Lieutenant Governor Cyrus Habib to Leave Public Office, Join Jesuits

Washington State Lieutenant Governor Cyrus Habib plans to leave public office to join the Jesuit order.

Cyrus Berger, Staff Writer

May 5, 2020

“Many will be wondering why someone who has spent the last eight years climbing the political ladder and who has a not insignificant chance of acceding to the governorship next year, would trade a life of authority for one of obedience,” Washington State Lieutenant Governor Cyrus Habib wrote in America Magazine...

A Break with God: How Retreats Can Improve Your Spiritual Life

Students at the 2020 Frosh Retreat in February.

Kaitlyn King, Jeffrey Go, and Annie Roske

March 25, 2020

Seattle Prep offers many retreat options for students, from Frosh Retreat, to Young Women’s and Men’s, to Senior Pilgrimage. These retreats led by Mrs. Bernal and a family of dedicated student and faculty leaders offer a break from the stress of school and welcome the students into a few days meant...

Seattle Prep Transitions to Digital Learning Days Beginning Tuesday March 17

Seattle Prep Transitions to Digital Learning Days Beginning Tuesday March 17

March 12, 2020

Amid the growing concerns over COVID-19, Seattle Prep will transition to Digital Learning Days beginning Tuesday March 17 through April 24th. On March 12, Seattle Prep sent an email to parents and students that stated "Due to Governor Inslee's new announcement this afternoon all public and private...

Prep Business Club Puts New Format in Gear

Business Club released their first product this year, Seattle Prep slides. The in store price for a pair is $25.

Tia Flores, Staff Writer

February 14, 2020

Every other Friday in room I103, Prep students gather as members of business club led by senior co-presidents Anastasia Greene, Manoli Tramountanas, Henry Pehl, and club moderator Assistant Principal for Student Life Mr. Kelly. There have been different iterations of business club in past years. Last...

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