Benefactors Mr. Chris '73 and Elaine McLeod were honored as the esteemed guests of the day, participating in both a ribbon-cutting and blessing of the brand new space.
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We at Prep are overwhelmed by the generosity from so many loyal Prep Alumni, families and friends near and far!
Our goal for Giving Day 2021 is 500 donors and $150,000 in 24 hours. All gifts, no matter the size, make a difference.
The Provincial of Jesuits USA East has missioned Rev. Brian Konzman, S.J., and Rev. Ronald Perry, S.J., to serve Fairfield Prep beginning this summer.
Senior is scholarship honoree in the 2021 Greater Bridgeport St. Patrick's Day Celebration.
Father Tom is the next guest in the Spirtuality Series, sponsored by the Murphy Center for Ignatian Spirituality at Fairfield U. The conversation will take place on Zoom on March 24, 2021 at 7 p.m.
The Office of Christian Ministry announced this month the return of in-person retreats, with the freshman gathering being the first one.
All students must register in advance.
Dr. Andrade was chosen to represent North America on the international task force and is the sole female representative from this region to be a part of the commission.
There are several upcoming opportunities for each grade level, beginning with the Freshman Retreat on Friday, March 12.
Congratulations to all students recognized for their excellent academic performance and high achievement.
The weekend was a huge hit for Prep alumni!
Thomas Rudden '19 was recently awarded the Kiwanis Scholarship for his outstanding academic career, service life, leadership and representing the mission of Fairfield Prep.
"Charlie is much more than a doer," said Dean of Guidance John Hanrahan. "He is a giver and he follows his heart well as one meaningful activity has led to another."
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Fairfield Prep athletic legends join the ranks of the greats after being enshrined in the Athletic Hall of Fame on May 31, 2019.
See all of the pictures from Class of 2019 commencement ceremony.
Prep proudly announces the impressive list of college acceptances for the Class of 2019.
Prep Players wins 3 Halo awards, including Best Performance by a Featured Actor in a Play.
Joe Mancini '18, Matt Zaffino '17 and Will Lucas '18 will play in a Danbury Westerners vs. Mystic Schoolers game.
Leo Redgate Jr. receives scholarship in memory of Phillip Lauria '05
Members of the Class of 2019 graduated on Sunday, June 2, 2019, in Fairfield Prep's 77th Commencement ceremony.
Charlie Auray '19 awarded Fairfield Police Union Scholarship in memory of Judge Daniel Caruso
Prep Players earn 19 Halo Award nominations for theatre excellence
Tom Sacerdote retires as Honored Educator
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During the auction, Jovie Lee '19 delivered an inspiring address about his Prep experience, how it was made possible through financial aid, and the encouragement of his family and running Coaches Ford Sr. and Ford Jr.
The Prep Music Department's annual Spring Concert will take place on Wednesday, May 15 at 7:30 p.m. in the Kelley Theater of the Quick Center for the Performing Arts.
Coaches Bob Ford Jr. and Bob Ford Sr. retire from decaded of leading Prep cross country and track programs.
On the surface, this show is a comedy, riffing on a wide range of Broadway traditions and conventions. But, if you dig deeper, it explores the issues of corporate greed, the growing gap between the rich and poor, and conservation, in the end it reminding us that we all play a part.
Fairfield Prep was honored with the Ad Majorem Dei Gloriam Award at the Jesuit Gala 2019 in Boston.
Fairfield Prep is hosting a 7th Grade Information Night for students and parents on Thursday, May 9, 2019 at 6:30 p.m. Come learn about the application process and hear from Prep students, teachers, and administrators about their Prep experience and what makes the school such a unique and special place. The event will be immediately followed by the Prep Players' performance of the musical Urinetown for those who wish to attend. Register here for 7th Grade Information Night.
On Thursday, April 4, Fairfield Prep held two separate literary panels related to gun violence for the student body and the general public as part of the school's Living Author Series.
Prep sponsors "Bread of Life Drive" from April 1-5
FP Giving Day is a Huge Success! Prep Smashes Goal!
Finn O'Connor '19 & Thomas Rudden '19 are named SCC Scholar Leaders
Senior Alex Nordlinger named National Merit Finalist
Fairfield Prep is very proud to announce the inductees for the 2019 Athletic Hall of Fame.
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A $2.5 million dollar gift was bequeathed from the estate of John B. "Sean" O'Rourke, Prep Class of 1959. This marks the first ever endowed position at Fairfield Prep.
In honor of Black History Month, the Fairfield Prep Campus Ministry Team will highlight important black Catholic historical figures in American history.
Fairfield Prep is pleased to release the First Semester Honors list.
n the event of a cancellation, delay or early dismissal, a message will be sent via the Blackboard Connect system.
Coming in 2019, the Fairfield Prep Entrepreneurship Institute will consist of entrepreneurial studies combined with off campus learning at manufacturing plants, venture capital firms, intellectual property law firms, and many other industries.
Fairfield Prep is offering Driver's Ed classes beginning Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2019.
Fairfield Prep welcomes all students to participate in its new "Writing Royale" short story contest.
The Political Awareness Society has released the January 2019 issue of Zeitgeist.
Prep's $25,000 Tuition Raffle is currently underway, and the prize can be used for any K-12 schools, colleges or universities, located and accredited in the U.S.
Prep proudly announces the impressive list of early college acceptances for the Class of 2019.
Fairfield Prep encourages all students to attend a cultural experience event featuring musical performances, calligraphy and Chinese food.
The Fairfield Prep Creative Writing Club has published the latest issue of the school's literary magazine, The Bellarmine Review.
Prep is offering two sessions of our SAT preparation course designed to help prepare current juniors who plan to take the March, May or June SAT exam.
Support Prep's student-centered, mission advancing programs with your 2018 tax deductible donation postmarked, or received online, no later than December 31.
Fairfield Prep is proud to announce that the third annual Athletic Hall of Fame class will be inducted on Friday, May 31, 2019 in the Prep Quad.
Rabbi James Prosnit called on Fairfield Prep students to resist division and to practice compromise during a keynote speech at the school's annual Thanksgiving Interfaith Prayer Service on Monday, Nov. 19.
Because Prep met and exceeded its goal, President Father Tom Simisky, S.J., declared that Feb. 4 — the day after Super Bowl Sunday — a holiday, giving students the day off.
Motivational speaker Chris Herren, a high school basketball legend on track to play for the Boston Celtics only to lose it all to a nightmare of drug addiction, will speak at a Fairfield Prep about his harrowing story of abuse and recovery.
The Fairfield Prep Junior Ring Dance will be held on Friday, December 7, 2018.