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Holy Ghost Prep graduates its Class of 2019
William Doherty

Holy Ghost Preparatory School graduated 121 seniors at its commencement exercises on Saturday, June 1 on the campus lawn behind Cornwells Hall. (photo courtesy of Catalano Studio)

HGP baseball enjoys magical 2019 season
William Doherty

HGP’s 2019 baseball team added to the program’s already rich history this spring, finishing with a gaudy 23-2 record and winning both the Bicentennial Athletic League and PIAA District 1 Class 5A titles.

Honors Convocation celebrates some of HGP’s best and brightest
William Doherty

Many of Holy Ghost Prep’s best and brightest students were recognized at the school’s Honors Convocation on May 28. Pictured here with Patrick Hoelzle '01 are National Honor Society Scholarship winners Jayden Parks ’22, , Aaron Haq ’22, and Jomal Mathew ’22. 

Holy Ghost Prep announces 2019 valedictorian, salutatorian
William Doherty

Jeffrey DiFrancesco (right) and Patrick Byrnes (left) will serve as the valedictorian and salutatorian for Holy Ghost Prep’s Class of 2019, respectively. (photo courtesy of Douglas Benedict/Academic Image)

Holy Ghost Prep inducts 38 new NHS members
William Doherty

Thirty-seven members of the Class of 2020 and one member of the Class of 2019 were inducted into the Venerable F. Libermann Chapter of the National Honor Society (NHS) of Secondary Schools on May 28th.   

Holy Ghost Prep holds annual Athletic Recognition Night
William Doherty

Seniors Nicholas Polidoro, Nicholas Evans, and Tony Carbino took home sportsmanship awards from HGP's annual Athletic Recognition Night on Wednesday, May 29 in the Chapman Arena.

Amanda Coopersmith named ACS Teacher of the Year
William Doherty

Holy Ghost Prep chemistry teacher Amanda Coopersmith received the 2019 American Chemical Society’s Philadelphia Section Award for Excellence in Pre-College Teaching on May 22 at the McCall Golf and Country Club in Upper Darby. (photo courtesy of Douglas Benedict/Academic Image)