Melissa Fricek

First-Ever Student Exchange

Over spring break, twelve Prep freshmen and sophomores participated in Prep’s first-ever student exchange with a school in Spain.  Thanks to the ambassadorial  ...

“Fame” Opens February 26th

The Performing Arts Department’s production of “Fame, The Musical,” opens Friday, February 26th at 7:30 pm.  A cast and crew numbering well over  ...

Student Council Sets Fundraising Record with Haiti Relief Effort

Members of Prep’s Student Council and Social Activism Club recently completed the largest and most successful student-led fundraiser in school history, raising over  ...

Students March in Support of Stronger DWI Legislation

Nearly all of Prep’s 230 upper school students joined other Santa Fe teens at the Roundhouse today in support of stronger DWI legislation.  The DWI  ...

Prep Receives Grant for Faculty Enrichment Program

Santa Fe Prep has received a $50,000 matching grant from the E.E. Ford Foundation to establish a permanent faculty growth and enrichment program.  Prep was  ...

Prep Community Raises $3,000 for Haiti Earthquake Victims

Prep students, faculty, parents and friends have raised $3,000 as a community to help survivors of last week’s devastating earthquake in Haiti.  Members of  ...

Students Launch Santa Fe Prom Closet

Several Prep students are fulfilling their community service requirement this year by launching the Santa Fe Prom Closet.  Working under the direction of  ...

Heart Drummer Ben Smith at Prep

This Saturday evening at 7:30 pm, Heart lead drummer Ben Smith will be in Prep’s auditorium for an evening of music and reminiscences.  Besides sharing  ...

Indigenous Language Pilot Program Comes to Prep

Santa Fe Prep will be the site of a pilot program in Native American Languages during the 2010 spring semester, thanks to a grant received  ...

Middle School Mural Wins at Recycle Santa Fe Art Festival

The “Slam Junk” paper mosaic created by Middle School art students took first place in the 7th-12th grade category at the recent Recycle  ...

Prep Students Raise Money for F.A.C.T. in Memory of Classmates

Members of Prep’s student council on Tuesday presented a check for $1,000 to Fine Art for Children and Teens (F.A.C.T.) in memory of the four  ...

Students Launch Computer Recycling Program

Thanks to the efforts of a new Teen Action Program (TAP) group, members of the Prep community can now recycle their old computer  ...

“Feets On” Activities for Global Studies Classes

It was “all feet on deck” Thursday for 8th-grade global studies classes as students learned about the geography of Asia by walking a  ...

Five Seniors Named National Merit Semifinalists

Five Prep seniors (10% of the class) have been named National Merit Semifinalists by the National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC) and are now eligible to  ...

Volleyball Team to Raise Funds for Breast Cancer Research

Members of Prep’s volleyball program are participating in a “Dig Pink” fundraiser on Thursday, October 15th, to benefit breast cancer research and to pack the  ...

Award Winning Author to Visit Prep

Prep students will have an opportunity to meet with David Wroblewski, award-winning author of “The Story of Edgar Sawtelle,” when he visits campus on October  ...

Golf Tournament Registration Now Open

On Friday, September 25th, members of the extended Prep community will gather for the annual Santa Fe Prep Fall Golf Classic and put  ...

Students, Faculty Ring In 46th School Year

The ringing of the Elrington bell on Monday signaled the start of Prep’s 46th school year.  Faculty and students gathered on the Upper School quad  ...

Host Family Needed

Prep is hosting two exchange students for the 2009-10 school year: Marta Bayarte, an incoming sophomore from Spain, and Clara Axner, an incoming  ...

College Admissions “Boot Camp” Slated for August

Prep’s College Counseling department is planning Prep’s first-ever “College Admissions Boot Camp” to help juniors and seniors “get in shape” for the college  ...