Holy Ghost Prep hosted an October 19th Breakthrough Day, a program that offered students the chance to delve into potential college destinations and possible career paths in a relaxed setting. Among this year's Breakthrough guests were alums Brian Adams '99, Vice President of Brand & Marketing for the Philadelphia 76ers (left) and Pat Leonard '02, the New York Giants' beat writer for the New York Daily News (right).
A group of students and HGP faculty members Justin Goulet ’99 and Mike Jacobs ’01 are trying to collect 1,000 pounds of food to deliver to Preston & Steve’s “Campout for Hunger” in mid-November, benefiting Philabundance. Last year, they donated 634 pounds.
Holy Ghost Prep’s annual Cancer Awareness Reaches Everyone’s Spirit (C.A.R.E.S.) Walk attracted 220 walkers on October 4, raising over $4,000 for cancer research.
The Northeast Times profiled Holy Ghost Prep junior Joey Reteneller, the starting centerback on the Firebirds' soccer team who is a 3.9 GPA student in honors and AP classes.
Holy Ghost Prep senior Philip Lee’s plate is full between an AP-laden course load, a time and energy-consuming varsity sport in swimming, and his involvement in mock trial and Tests of Engineering Aptitude, Mathematics, and Science (TEAMS) competitions. But despite the many demands on his time, Lee excels at everything he attempts.
Nine current Holy Ghost Prep students, along with seven Class of 2020 graduates, officially joined the ranks of International Thespian Society (ITS) Troupe No. 8979 at an induction ceremony on October 2.
At Holy Ghost Prep, classes are small, so interaction is a given. With a 9-to-1 student-to-faculty ratio, our unmatched faculty will get to personally know each student, as well as his hopes and dreams. All of our graduates go to college, so students leave Ghost perfectly equipped to make those dreams come true.
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Our forensics program, led by the award-winning Tony Figliola, is a national power that has produced over 100 individual state champions and 27 individual national champions.
Holy Ghost Prep’s Robotics students use the Engineering Design Process to design and build Vex robots for competition.
Our one-of-a-kind Leadership Externship Advantage Program (LEAP) partners Holy Ghost Prep juniors with alumni who have succeeded in the professional world.
HGP students learn to serve others on school-sponsored mission trips to the Dominican Republic, Tanzania, and West Virginia.