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LRC Takes on Coronavirus

Margot Gwynn and Annie Roske

May 27, 2020

The list of pros and cons of digital learning can be endless. Pro- school starts at 9:00 am, Con- students who rely on the Learning Resource Center (LRC) could struggle due to the lack of human interaction between student and teachers. "It's disappointing being away from friends and teachers during such...

Seniors Then and Now

Jeffrey Go and Jack Coleman

May 26, 2020

The school year is over, the sun is coming out, and the seniors at Seattle Prep are about to graduate. The seniors have grown so much and have become such fantastic role models for the rest of the school to follow. However, even the seniors had their fair share of growing into the Prep community beginning...

At Home with Mr. Hickey: Thoughts on COVID-19 and School Closure

Mr. Hickey gives the thumbs up to his students during the COVID-19 quarantine.

Gabby Stuart, Staff Writer

May 26, 2020

From the first two-week school closure to an escalation of an entire school year, COVID-19 has continued to impact Prep students and the people who hold Prep together: the faculty and staff. One person who has persevered right beside Prep through thick and thin has been School President Kent Hickey....

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.

Yearbook Perseveres Through Coronavirus

Cara Weigand, Staff Writer

May 22, 2020

The difficult decision for Seattle Prep to close its doors on March 12 left many school clubs scrambling to plan for the transition to online school, but none more so than Seattle Prep Yearbook. The staff had already spent over six months working and collaborating on the yearbook together when the news...

Seniors Give Juniors College and Senior-Year Advice

Tia Flores, Staff Writer

May 21, 2020

With COVID-19, current juniors may find adversity in transitioning into their last year of high school. These seniors offer words of guidance for the junior's upcoming year. Marli Bosler ’20: For college, “it’s your process. Not your friend’s. Not even your counselor’s. You are going to...

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.”

A Day in the Life of Quarantine

Margaret Felton ‘21 poses with her ingredients for chocolate chip cookies.
Baking has become an essential escape for her.

Addie Roza and Olivia Manning

May 20, 2020

There is no doubt, the world has been flipped upside down because of coronavirus. Little to nothing is the same as it was three months ago. The Shelter in Place order issued by Governor Jay Inslee forced people to quarantine and change their daily routines. This time has provided a unique opportunity f...

ASB Elects New Leaders

Karl Kammereck

May 20, 2020

The new ASB officers are gearing up for the most exciting school year yet! Despite this year’s elections and campaigning being completely online, these thirteen young men and women are excited to serve the prep community in these new leadership positions. Despite school cancelations due to Coronavirus...

Faculty Advice and Reflection For Seniors

Caroline Casey, Staff Writer

May 18, 2020

As the 2020 school year comes to an end, our seniors are off to a new and exciting chapter in their lives! Their hard work and cooperation through these wacky times will never be forgotten, and always respected by the faculty and staff. With this new and exciting journey, the Seniors will be embarking...

Senioritis or Prep Withdrawal?: Seniors Miss Traditions but Look Forward to the Future

Piper Wood, Staff Writer

May 17, 2020

“didn’t get the traditional ‘lasts’ that they expected”

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...

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