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From the Front Office

Course Selection for 2019-20 Academic Year

The first Course Add/Drop period will end on Mon., March 18. Students can find the Add/Drop form on this important webpage. Signatures are required from a student, parent, and department chair before submitting for final approval. Please see your counselor with any questions. All requests must be submitted with all signatures to a student's counselor by Mon., March 18.

 

Prep Hockey advances to State Championship - Tues., Mar. 19, 7 p.m.

Come cheer for the Jesuits at the Div. I Hockey Championship vs. NDWH on Mar. 19, 7 p.m. at Yale Ingalls Rink, New Haven.

FP Giving Day is Fri., March 22!

On Fri., March 22, the Prep Community will come together to celebrate our school and FP Giving Day! STUDENTS and STAFF are encouraged to wear Prep spirit wear from the waist up. Students will participate in a friendly Class Competition to see which class can raise the most money. Let's go Prep!

School Happenings

Prep is sponsoring an American Red Cross Blood Drive

Date: Monday, March 18
Time: 8:30-1:30

Place: Brissette Gym

Donors must be 17 years or older to donate. Bring a photo ID.

Sign up for an appointment here.

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Junior Prom Tickets On Sale

A great evening of good food, great music, dancing, and time to celebrate the Class of 2020.

Date: Friday, May 17

Time: 7:00-10:30 p.m.

Place: Trumbull Marriott

Cost: $150 per couple

Buy tickets online

Driver's Ed Classes at Prep

Fairfield Prep is offering Driver's Ed classes beginning Monday, March 18 - April 10, 2019. Classes are held on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, 3–5 p.m. You must be 16 years of age to take the class. This is a convenient and affordable program for our students! The fee is $690.

If interested, see Mrs. Fortunato at the front desk, email her, or call her at Prep EXT. 2243.

Fairfield Prep Living Author Series

Bullets into Bells: A literary panel discussion in response to gun violence

The Prep Community is invited to a discussion by contributors to the poetry anthology: Bullets into Bells: Poets & Citizens Respond to Gun Violence.

 

Date:  Thurs, April 4

Time:  1:30 -2:30 p.m.

Place: Quick Center, Fairfield University

Free and open to the public

Download/print flyer

Christian Service - March Drive

The "Backpack Project" provides school supplies for homeless children in emergency shelters in Bridgeport. Review the list of the requested items for these kids. Kathleen Jackson's daughter is in the Girl Scouts, and she is sponsoring this drive along with her mother and the English and Performing Arts Departments. The drive will take place March 18-22. GO PREP!

From the Office of Mission & Ministry

Weekly Lenten Reflections for FP Parents

The Adult Faith Formation team is sponsoring a weekly Lenten Reflection posted here. Each week, a link to the readings and a brief reflection written by different FP parents will be shared. As Ignatian Companions on this Lenten journey, we look forward to deepening our faith together.

Ignatian Companions: A Parent-to-Parent Evening of Reflection

Date: Tues., March 19

Time: 7 - 8:30 p.m.

Place: Student Life Center

 

Fairfield Prep parents are invited to attend an evening of conversation in which a panel of former Prep parents will reflect and share their "lessons learned" regarding adolescence and their sons' experiences.The program is titled"My Kid is not Perfect. My Life is not Perfect. What Does this Say About Me? Where is God in This?"

Click here for more information and to RSVP to join us.

Last Chance - Senior Baby Pictures for Yearbook

LAST CHANCE - Senior Baby Pictures for Yearbook

IMPORTANT - IF YOU DID NOT RECEIVE AN EMAIL CONFIRMATION WHEN UPLOADING YOUR PHOTO SUBMISSION, WE DID NOT RECEIVE IT. Please email Mrs. Chesbro to confirm your submission was received. Our deadline is  Fri., March 15. Email a photo of your son and include a message of no more than 20 words. 

$25,000 Tuition Raffle is ON!

DID YOU KNOW? The $25,000 Tuition Raffle prize can be used for ANY K-12 schools, colleges or universities, located and accredited in the U.S. PLUS used to pay back college loansBuy a $100 ticket today! Stop by the Prep Development office, call 203-254-4237, or email development@fairfieldprep.org.

Get Ready for Spring Auction 2019!

Want to donate items? Here's our WISH LIST!

Events to support the Spring Auction
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Little Pub donates 15% to Prep Auction

RESCHEDULED DUE TO WEATHER

Come out and support Prep all afternoon and evening at Little Pub on Mon., March 25 and Tues., March 26 at ALL LOCATIONS!15% of your bill will be donated back to Prep to underwrite the Spring Auction and Financial Aid. See more.

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Aspetuck Brew Lab donates 20% to Prep Auction

Enjoy yourselves and support Prep at Aspetuck Brew Lab on Thurs, April 11 and Friday, April 12 – 20% of your bill will be donated back to Prep to underwrite the Spring Auction and Financial Aid. Plus you will be entered to win a 2019 Mug Club Membership ($125 value)! 

Address: 3389 Fairfield Ave in Black Rock.  Hours: Thurs 5-9 p.m. & Friday 3:30-9 p.m.

Bellarmine Guild News & Happenings

Bellarmine Guild Board 2019-20 Nominations

Love Prep? Love working with motivated people? Love learning new ways to help enhance your son's Prep experience (and yours!)? Love to plan and/or attend fun parties and events? Then joining the Bellarmine Guild Board is for you!

 

Bellarmine Guild nominations for 2019-20 Board positions open through Mar. 22 at 5 p.m. To learn more about the Bellarmine Guild positions and how to get involved, visit the Nominations PageQuestions? Contact Nomination Chairs, Maureen Sawyer and Maria Martucci.

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Spring Fashion Show Reservation Deadline is March 21! Register Now!

Date: Thurs., April 4, 2019

Time: 6 p.m.

Place: Patterson Club in Fairfield 

RSVP Online Today

The event fills up fast, be sure to RSVP before March 21!

Volunteers are also still needed to help make this night a huge success. Volunteer here.

Start Your Friday with Prayer & Fellowship

Mothers' Mass & Coffee

Date: Fri. March 22

Time: 8:00 a.m. 

Location: St. Joseph Chapel

Refreshments afterward in Arrupe 103

More info: Mothers' Mass & Coffees

Attn: All Moms! Join the official Bellarmine Guild Facebook Group Page for more news, reminders and conversation.

Join the 2018-19 Parents Fund Challenge

Class of 2022 Parents are in the lead!

Make a gift to the Prep Parents Fund and help your class take the lead in the Parents Fund Challenge. Your support will ensure ALL of our students are PREPed for Life!

 

Learn how you can help Prep and see class standings!!

Club News: Squash Clinic

Prep Squash Club

Come see why squash is one of the fastest growing sports in the US! Join us this Sun., March 17 from 3 - 4:30 p.m. for a free clinic. Over 20 U.S. Colleges and Universities have begun squash programs in just the last 18 months, joining well-established squash programs of top universities around the country. Whether you are a racquet sports guy or just someone who is interested in seeing what it's all about, all are welcome.

Dates: Sun., March 17

Time: 3 - 4:30 p.m.

Where: Greens Farms Academy Squash Courts, Westport

Athletic News

Go to JesuitPride.Com for Athletics

Spring sport tryout schedule announced

It's time to try out for Prep spring sports: sailing, rugby, crew, lacrosse, outdoor track, baseball, tennis and golf. Athletes and their parents must register together. Registration forms can be found on this story on JesuitPride.com.

Upcoming Games

Prep Pride Spirit Wear and Gifts for Everyone!

Open Tuesdays and Thursdays from 8 a.m.- 3 p.m. PLUS shop 24/7 at www.fairfieldprep.org/preppride.

 

All proceeds benefit Fairfield Prep!

Latest Prep News
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