Photography Field Trip to Princeton University Inspires County Prep Students

Photography Field Trip to Princeton University Inspires County Prep Students

On October 2nd, Mr. Patten led a group of students on a Structured Learning Experience at Princeton University. His Junior and Senior Photography classes were joined by Ms. Martinez's Audio/Visual Junior class and some students from Ms. Mulrain's Senior Art class. The students took advantage of the university's beautiful campus to learn about portraits,...

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Emily Bowen, County Prep Senior, Awarded Claes Nobel Academic Scholarship

County Prep High School Principal Ms. Barbara Mendolla is proud to announce that 12th grader Emily Bowen has been awarded the prestigious Claes Nobel Academic Scholarship 2019. The award comes from the National Society of High School Scholars. According to NSHSS Chair, Emily’s honor “highlights her accomplishments in leadership, scholarship, and a commitment to...

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Cosmetology Students at County Prep Pass NJ State Board Exams

Congratulations to Ms. Donofrio’s Cosmetology students for passing the rigorous New Jersey State Board of Cosmetology testing requirements. In order to qualify for licensing, students must accrue 1,000 hours learning about hair, nails, and skin care and then pass written and practicum exams. On March 29, the seniors passed the written component and on...

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County Prep Theatre Arts Students Awarded $10,000 to Attend NY Conservatory of Dramatic Arts

New York Conservatory of Dramatic Arts staff attended our Dress Rehearsal of Paradise Hotel, written by Georges Feydeau, translated by Nicholas Rudall, and directed by Mrs. Raluca Shields. They were so impressed with the students’ performance, they awarded Tyla Gibson, Dynajah Smith, Robert Delmonte, Yvelisse Vargas and Arbaz Khan $10,000 scholarships each, towards their...

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County Prep Seniors Visit Build-a-Bear for Culminating Activity in Early Childhood Course

County Prep seniors enrolled in Ms. Bello’s Early Childhood/Social Development course visited Build-A-Bear in Paramus Park as a culminating activity to experience the program as if they were young children. By looking through the lens of a youngster, students gained a deeper understanding of the developmentally appropriate tasks of building a bear and the...

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County Prep Students Participate in Job Shadow at Kiddie Academy

County Prep students enrolled in Ms. Bello’s Early Childhood/Social Development courses visited Kiddie Academy on Wednesday, June 5.   They shadowed teachers at Kiddie Academy to get a glimpse of the day-to-day operations of a day care center. Ms. Bello’s students designed and authored children’s books as part of their course requirements.  Some of  students...

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County Prep Theatre Arts Performs Georges Feydeau’s Paradise Hotel

In just its seventh year, County Prep Theatre Arts class has brought a new performance opportunity to County Prep students, who are learning both performance and rehearsal practices, and are encountering first hand all of the aspects of professional theatre. The show was designed by our professional lighting designer, Mr. Lance Michel, and was...

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County Prep Participates in Junior Achievement’s High School Heroes Program

Ms. Bello and Ms. Torres teach classes at County Prep High School for aspiring young teachers. Their students participated in Junior Achievement’s High School Heroes Program on Thursday, February 7. The students delivered Junior Achievement’s interactive elementary school curriculum on personal finance. The lesson plans focused on educational standards with grade-appropriate themes of personal...

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County Prep Students Participate in a Job Shadowing Event at Wiley & Sons

On Tuesday, May 14, County Prep students participated in a Job Shadowing event at Wiley & Sons located in Hoboken, New Jersey sponsored by Junior Achievement.  Upon arrival, Mr. Wiley welcomed the students and spoke about the history of Wiley & Sons which is an educational publishing firm that offers an array of educational...

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