Holy Ghost Prep enjoyed a record-setting Giving Tuesday, raising $39,115.10 from 136 donors on Nov. 3. This year’s Giving Tuesday campaign surpassed last year’s amount by almost $20,000. The total number of donors (136) was also an all-time Giving Tuesday high.
The Holy Ghost Prep hockey team headed north to Jamestown, New York on Dec. 5 where it will compete in the National Scholastic Invitational Scholastic Showcase this weekend. It's more than just a hockey trip as long-time sportswriter Rick Woelfel chronicles in his terrific blog post about HGP's annual trek to Jamestown.
Nearly 300 HGP alums, including a few from Europe and many from all over the United States, came home to Holy Ghost Prep to celebrate 50 years of HGP Forensics at the Holt Center on November 16. (photo courtesy of Catalano Studio)
Eight Holy Ghost Prep students participated in an intense international math modeling competition, the Consortium for Mathematics and Its Applications (COMAP) High School Contest, in mid-November.
Eleven different HGP students received All-Catholic music honors and will represent the school at a three-day festival next semester and at a Concert of Excellence on April 21, 2020 at Verizon Hall in Philadelphia.
Four Holy Ghost Prep students signed national letters of intent during a Nov. 13 ceremony: John Neeld, Coppin State (baseball); Jack Mahony, NJIT (lacrosse); Ben Morschauser, Stony Brook (lacrosse); and Will Binder, La Salle University (baseball). (photo courtesy of Catalano Studio)
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.