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Some Of Prep’s Longest Employed Teachers: Why They Stuck Around

Annie Roske, Staff Writer April 28, 2021

Prep has been around for 140 years, beginning as an all-boys school and growing into the diverse community it is today. A lot has changed since the doors were first opened, but the one thing that hasn’t...

Mr. Wesley Chism (left) and Mr. Seth Chism (right) have enjoyed working together this school year.

Seth and Wesley Chism: Family Panthers

Piper Wood, Staff Writer April 28, 2021

Seattle Prep’s two favorite Panthers have been running the school in iconic memory, Mr. Chism, and his son Seth Chism, who came back after graduating in 2016. Seth Chism is an Alumni Service Corps...

All About Iggy

All About Iggy

Olivia Manning, Staff Writer April 20, 2021
“St. Ignatius means unity of the Seattle Prep community. He is a daily reminder to be men and women for others”
Seattle Prep's first Co-Ed graduating class in 1975.

From All Boys to Co-Ed: Prep’s Historical Transition

Kelly McGarry, Staff Writer April 20, 2021

Seattle Prep is well-known for being both a Jesuit and co-ed high school. Although many are aware of the transition from all-boys to co-ed in the seventies, there are hidden facts and stories that only...

What Draws Them Back: Prep’s Community of Alumni Teachers

Delphine Mock, Staff Writer April 20, 2021

Seattle Prep has a large community of teachers who are alumni, and this sets us apart from many other schools. Attending a highschool and then returning to teach there provides a different and interesting...

Ms. Tordillos answers questions during her AP Environmental Science class.

Cameras On– Is it Best for Students?

Tia Flores, Online Editor February 23, 2021

Each day, Seattle Prep students who stay on-call for the entirety of four classes spend over 4.5 hours on Microsoft Teams or Zoom in virtual classes. During these classes, as stated in the Seattle Prep...

How Online Schooling May Affect Your Health

Hobbs Hegedus, Staff Writer February 21, 2021
While online school may protect a person’s health from COVID-19, it may be adversely affecting health in another way.
The Social Dilemma asks viewers to consider the impact that social media has on teenagers lives.

“Social Media is a drug”: The Social Dilemma explains the world of AI and its impact on Gen Z.

Paige Stanley, Editor-in-Chief February 8, 2021

“The Social Dilemma” on Netflix is a documentary/actor-portrayed film that delves into the world of Artificial Intelligence (AI) and how technology controls its users lives. The film interviews a dozen...

Instagram Accounts to Follow to Boost Mental Health

Kate Ridgeway, Managing Editor February 5, 2021

The following Instagram accounts are good sources to learn more about mental health, find affirmations, and be inspired by the stories and resilience of others. @victoriagarrick. Victoria Garrick is...

The #makeinstacasualagain movement has benefits from the mental health of students.

Let’s #MakeInstaCasualAgain, for the Sake of our Mental Health

Kate Ridgeway, Managing Editor February 5, 2021

The hashtag #makeinstacasualagain has floated around Instagram for years, with users longing for the platform to return to the carefree atmosphere it had when it debuted in 2010. While this hashtag has...

Students React to Presidential Election

Hobbs Hegedus, Staff Writer December 21, 2020
“Relief” When asked about the election, Dario Cababawood ’21 responded with just one word, “Relief.” Relief, relieved, and other synonyms were found in all the testimonies of Prep students interviewed about the results of the election.
Ms. Fields in the center, first row

What Teachers Are Really Doing Over Break

Annabelle Deasy December 15, 2020

Although students may have their own holiday traditions, do students ever think about what the Seattle Prep staff is doing on their holiday vacation? From chopping down Christmas trees to attending a fish...

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