Georgetown College’s Committee on Colors in 1876 announced it had selected blue and gray for the uniforms of their Boat Club. The College later adopted the blue and gray as the official school colors, and since that year, it has been part of Georgetown University and Georgetown Prep’s identity.
Congratulations to our three Winter NLI Signing Day seniors and Prep football stars: Lee Bruner, University of Richmond; RJ Stewart Jr., University of South Dakota; and Colin Reynolds, University of Maryland.
Bobby Elliott graduated from Prep in 1988. He matriculated to the University of Pennsylvania, where he received his B.S. in Economics. Growing up he always had an interest in business, but as the son of a physician, he developed an interest in medicine as well.
Georgetown Prep resident student Dillon Moneypenny ’25 from Darien, CT, and his ice hockey peer from rival Landon School, Reid Pehrkon, are leading the way for teens to try a different kind of shoulder check. After their mutual friend and hockey player Hayden Cole Thorsen, 16, of Darien, CT, died by suicide, the two have lead their respective hockey teams to come together in the name of mental health.
GP sent a delegation of six (6) students from the International Relations Club to the Ivy League Model United Nations (ILMUNC) Conference in Philadelphia, PA sponsored by the University of Pennsylvania. ILMUNC's theme was "Building Bridges, Not Walls" and featured teams from all over the nation and as far away as Brazil and China.
Oh, OK. I see. You think this has nothing to do with you.
You go to your closet, and you select, I don’t know, that lumpy blue sweater, for instance, because you’re trying to tell the world that you take yourself too seriously to care about what you put on your back, but what you don’t know is that that sweater is not just blue, it’s not turquoise, it’s not lapis, it’s actually cerulean.
Congratulations to our 2nd Quarter students who made Academic Honors, for the 2023-24 school year.
The results are in for the Great Ignatian Challenge, the a food drive competition between Jesuit high schools across America. Georgetown Prep placed 5th overall–our school’s highest-ever finish.