COUNTY PREP NEWS

County Prep Student wins “Honorable Mention” in 32nd Annual Orlando Saa Foreign Languages Poetry Recitation Contest

The County Prep World Language Department is proud to announce that County Prep students excelled once more at the 32nd Annual Orlando Saa Foreign Languages Poetry Recitation Contest held at William Paterson University on May 14th of this year. One of our students, Jamie Lee Roberson, won the “Honorable Mention” award at the Spanish...

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15 County Prep Students Recognized as Medal Winners at the SkillsUSA New Jersey State Championships

(Somerset, NJ- May 2, 2015) Fifteen students from County Prep won medals at the SkillsUSA New Jersey State Championships at the Garden State Exhibition Center. The students won two gold medals, eight silver medals, five bronze medals in contests ranging from Medical Math to Photography to Internetworking.  Junior Chengru Long, a resident of Kearny,...

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County Prep Students Win 1st & 2nd Place in the 10th Congressional District Art Competition

This year the 10th Congressional District Art Competition was held at the Newark Museum. Two County Prep High School students were recognized for their beautiful photography with top awards. Senior Jessica D’Onofrio won first place in the photography portion with her photograph “Home” and Senior Olesya Hreb won second place with her photograph “Jasmine.”...

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County Prep Theatre Arts Students Alexia Velazquez and Joshua Dunn Receive Full Scholarships to Circle in the Square Theatre School

Circle in the Square Theatre School, the only accredited training conservatory associated with a Broadway theatre in NYC, awarded County Prep Juniors Alexia Velazquez and Joshua Dunn full scholarships for their 7-week intensive Summer Workshop in Musical Theatre. The scholarship covers tuition, transportation and lunch stipend for the entire program. The musical theatre workshop...

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County Prep Students Receive Awards at Hudson County Teen Arts Alliance

This year’s Hudson County Teen Arts Alliance was held at the Bayonne Public Library from May 5th until the 11th. County Prep High School received 5 Judges Awards and 1 Top Honors Award. Top Honors were awarded to Senior Olesya Hreb for her “Art Requires Concentration” photograph. This is the third year in a row...

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Two County Prep Dance Students to Perform at Brooklyn Academy of Music

Ms. Heather Warfel Sandler, Instructor of Dance at County Prep, is thrilled to announce that two County Prep dance majors will have the honor of performing at the renowned Brooklyn Academy of Music (BAM) Fisher Theater this weekend.  Tamir Rios and Tamijah Southerland are both members of County Prep’s 407 Dance Company, and are...

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County Prep Student Renee Behr Receives Girl Scout Gold Award

On Monday, May 3, 2015, senior, Renee Behr was the recipient of the Girl Scout Gold Award.   This prestigious award challenged Renee to make changes within her community.  Renee’s project was an anti-bullying fair promoting awareness, education and solutions. She is working with North Bergen in connection with a town-wide anti-bullying ordinance.  Renee has...

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