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St. Augustine Prep Summer Programs for 2022

Posted June 27th, 2022

We all remember how much summer adventures meant when we were growing up. St. Augustine Prep has done all the research and compiled a list of this year’s fun athletic and academic possibilities being held on-campus this summer. There...
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Connected < Belonging

Posted June 16th, 2022

ST. AUGUSTINE PREP KNOWS THE DIFFERENCE & IT’S RESULTING IN BETTER MEN. Mr. Brendan Towell | Associate Director of Admissions Last year I bought a new iPhone, and I distinctly remember the store attendant smiling when she saw my...
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Faculty Reflection – What Makes Us Different by Mrs. Asselta

Posted January 23rd, 2022

by Mrs. Deborah Asselta (Faculty, English Department) Having spent my entire adult career in the secondary classroom at three different schools (a public school, a diocesan school and “The Prep”) makes it easy for me to answer this question....
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St. Augustine Prep – An Augustnian Adventure Where Men Find Their Mission

Posted October 21st, 2021

By Brendan Towell – As a young boy, I didn’t mind reading books but what I loved most were “coming of age” movies. I would watch and then re-watch films that were my favorites like The Karate Kid, the...
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4 Things to Ask Before Sending Your Son to High School

Posted July 28th, 2021

When parents of middle schoolers begin shopping for a high school for their son, they usually have in mind a checklist of things to ask before sending their son to high school. One quality that almost every parent looks...
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Moving On: Next Steps for Graduates Mark Faverzani ’21 and Cameron Compare ’21

Posted July 21st, 2021

Moving On To College: The Next Steps for Mark Faverzani ’21 and Cameron Compare ’21 It’s never easy to transition from one school to another. When St. Augustine seniors Mark Faverzani and Cameron Compare look back on themselves as...
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4 Ways Boys Learn Differently — And How to Create an Optimal Learning Environment for Them

Posted July 14th, 2021

Throughout your son’s childhood, did you hear others say things like, “he’s all boy?” Sometimes this feels like stereotyping, but if well-meaning friends or family made similar statements while observing your child, neuroscience tells us there’s a reason. Boys...
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7 Tips for a Smooth Transition to High School

Posted June 30th, 2021

The transition to high school is one that makes everyone a little leery. Parents and teens alike recognize the significance of these four years. Whether it is taking on more challenging academics, widening social circles, or preparing for college,...
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Taking STEM and Humanities to New Heights

Posted March 4th, 2021

              Nancy McHugh P’08 ’11 ’15 and Caroline Chapman P’15 ‘ 18 have been appointed as STEM Division Head and Humanities Division Head respectively. Both will continue to teach within their own departments,...
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Faculty Spotlight: Mr. Anthony Iaconelli P’10

Posted December 16th, 2020

Every teacher brings passion to the classroom at St. Augustine Prep but as is the case at every school, there is always a legendary few that make the experience a special one.  Mr. Tony Iaconelli P’10 is one of...
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