On September 10, the Holy Ghost Prep community officially kicked off the 2023-24 academic year with the Mass of the Holy Spirit in the Firebird Fieldhouse. (photo courtesy of Caatlano Studio)
Over the course of 2023-24 academic year, Holy Ghost Prep’s music department will host a series of guest artists who will work with Ghost students. The first guest artist is Gunnar Mossblad (pictured), a jazz and classical saxophonist, as well as a composer and educator. He will visit HGP on Sept. 22 and will work with the school’s jazz ensemble and other music classes.
Holy Ghost Prep alum Nolan Jones ‘16, one of the National League's top rookies this season, was mic-ed up by ESPN for a half-inning of the Colorado Rockies game vs. the San Francisco Giants on "Sunday Night Baseball" on Sept. 10. In 89 games, Jones is batting .275 with 16 home runs, 52 RBI, and 13 stolen bases.
Holy Ghost Prep will celebrate its legendary basketball coach Tony Chapman ’71 on Thursday, Sept. 28. Chapman retired from coaching this past spring, so the entire school community will celebrate Tony and the many lives he impacted with an all-day celebration.
With three determined lead returners in seniors Papakojo Danquah and Brendan DiEnna and junior Daniel Perez, the Holy Ghost Prep cross-country team has begun its season with some top finishes.
The Holy Ghost Prep cross-country team has captured three straight PIAA District 1 Class 2A cross-country team titles and shows no signs of slowing down this fall
At Holy Ghost Prep, a premier all-boys high school, 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 Pat McGhee, is a national power that has produced over 100 individual state champions and 27 individual national champions.
One of Holy Ghost Prep’s undeniable strengths is our success in finding the right fit college for each student. One hundred percent of our students go onto college—many of them to the finest colleges and universities in the country.
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.