Students Sleep Out for Covenant House

This past Friday, 133 students and five members of Prep’s faculty and staff slept in Prep’s Gym and Courtyard to raise awareness about youth homelessness and support the work of Covenant House NJ. This was our biggest Sleep Out ever, and raised $35,820…more than double our $15,000 goal! “I want to offer an enthusiastic and sincere…

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Prep Hosts Middle School Seminar

Nearly 90 boys from 21 private, Catholic, and charter schools descended upon Saint Peter’s Prep this week for the seventh annual  Middle School Leadership Seminar, sponsored by the Admissions Office and the Sheehan and Ignatian Scholars Programs. The sixth and seventh grade boys were nominated by their schools for their leadership potential and academic excellence.  After…

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Grandest Gala Marks Prep’s 150th “Birthday”

In an iconic Jersey City setting—Liberty Science Center—nearly 700 guests gathered last weekend to celebrate another Jersey City icon: Saint Peter’s Prep! In the Gala’s return as a live event, for the first time since 2019, the event raised more than $500,000 to support Prep’s financial aid program. In his welcoming remarks, Prep President Michael…

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Arrupe Keynote: Fr. Steve Katsouros, S.J.

In the keynote presentation of the 2022 Arrupe Lecture Series, Fr. Steve Katsouros, S.J. shared lessons from his experience as the founding dean and executive director of Arrupe College at Loyola University Chicago. Arrupe College is a 2-year community college within the Loyola University community—and granting students access to the broader university’s many resources—specifically designed…

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