COUNTY PREP NEWS

County Prep Theatre Arts Seniors Selected as Finalists in Virtual Governor’s Awards

County Prep Theatre Arts has competed this year in the Virtual Governor’s Awards Competition for Theatre, and four of our students have been selected as finalists: Seniors Ivellisses Segovia and Kayla Velazquez for contrasting monologues and Seniors Arbaz Khan and Alyssa Anglade for Improvisational Pairs. The winners will be announced during a very special...

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Fashion Design Students Create Holiday Tree Dresses

County Prep students in Mrs. Patten's Fashion Design class recently completed a project with the holidays as their inspiration. After writing research papers and presenting slide shows during class, the students transferred the elements and principles of design into festive holiday tree dresses. Using mainly holiday decorations and unconventional materials, they constructed garments on...

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County Prep hosts College Night for the Class of 2022

The County Prep guidance counselors hosted a college workshop for the junior class on 12/15/20 and 12/16/20 from 7-8 p.m. Students were able to follow along with an overview of the entire college application process including but not limited to: applying to college during a pandemic, researching colleges and scholarships, finding your major, building...

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County Prep wins 10 Gold Medals

It was inspiring to see hundreds of students statewide unite in the midst of a global pandemic and develop their leadership through competitive events, college presentations, networking opportunities, and career exploration from the comfort and safety of their own home. Competitive events, regardless of the results, provided extremely valuable opportunities for members to improve...

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What future awaits us after a year that would test a superhero’s power?

County Prep Sophomore Marisa Syed wrote a poem for her English class and then turned it into an opinion editorial. The piece was published by the Jersey Journal this week. Please click the link to read her work: ttps://www.nj.com/opinion/2020/11/what-future-awaits-us-after-a-year-that-would-test-a-superheros-power-opinion.html ...

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County Prep Students Participated in a Virtual Shark Tank Competition

On Thursday, October 29, 2020, County Prep students, Christopher Dhurpat, Nicholas Privitera, and Brihana Singh, all from Mr. Ferri’s Entrepreneurship class, participated in a “virtual” Shark Tank Competition sponsored by Junior Achievement and Samsung.   The students attended an Executive Welcome session, a Lean Launchpad Overview, and two segments on customers, value propositions, channels and...

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County Prep High School Among Nine New Jersey Schools to Receive National Blue Ribbon School Honor

JERSEY CITY, N.J. — On Thursday, the U.S. Department of Education announced County Prep High School as one of nine New Jersey schools to receive the National Blue Ribbon School honors. The award, which was only presented to 367 schools nationwide, reaffirms the diligent effort made by the Hudson County Schools of Technology to...

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County Prep’s Music and Audio Technology Students Attain Audinate Dante Certifications

Dante is the future of Audio Networking in the recording industry. It gives recording studios the ability to connect complex audio systems using networking technology. The Audinate Dante Certification program provides an easy way for system designers, engineers and others in the industry to learn about Dante with in-depth training and promote their expertise....

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Music and Art Connect in Inspiring Art Project for County Prep Students

Studio Art classes began their coursework at County Prep with a meaningful project designed by their instructor Ms. Jillian Mulrain to help them process the current pandemic. The idea behind the project “My Pandemic Coping Song” was for students to create an illustration based on a song that they felt has helped them get...

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