News and Events

Art Students Win at Dogwood

Soccer on Winning Streak

Upper School Performs Anything Goes

Three Seniors Sign Letters of Intent

Tennis on Winning Streak

Chess Team Wins State

9th-Grader Wins 1st at State Literary

10th Grade Celebrates Confirmation

Lower School Celebrates Six Baptisms

The Head of School Address

Varsity Soccer Wins Tournament

Our Cura Personalis Honorees

Basketball Wins State Championship

Swim Team Wins State Championship

Nicaea Sends 43 MP3 Players to Troops

Roma Raises $8,000 For Senior Trip

Basketball Wins Region, Hosts State

David S.: STAR, Nat'l Merit Finalist

Register for Summer Camps

Juniors Take 2nd at Ocean Science Bowl

Ms. Hetzel Publishes Article

Bishop Shlesinger Visits HSP

A Catholic Schools Week Message from the Head of School

Dear Holy Spirit Prep Family, Happy Catholic Schools Week! I thank you for your support and partnership with Holy Spirit Prep. As a token of gratitude, one of our alums, Tom Yao ’16, donated a series of greeting cards to each of our families. Tom is an accomplished artist who converted to the Catholic Faith while at HSP. I include a l...

A Letter from Tom Yao '16

Dear Holy Spirit Prep Family, Today, as part of Catholic Schools Week, we celebrate Parent Appreciation Day. Thank you for choosing Holy Spirit Prep and for continually supporting our school community. The greeting cards you received this afternoon are handcrafted, and the designs date from both my time here at HSP and at the Savannah College ...

Inspiratio Presents Lou Judd, 2/26

Basketball Wins at Dream Challenge

Alumni News: Radosta ('15) Named SAAC President

Students Stand for Life

7th-Grader Sarah Wins Spelling Bee

Swim Wins Final Meet

Fr. John Celebrates 1st Mass at HSP

Senior Named All-State Art Winner

Alumni Reunite for Christmas Brunch

Announcing the Spring Musical

Swim Teams Head to State

Notre Dame Orchestra Performs at HSP

B-ball Makes Statement at Nat'l Tourneys

Students Prepare for March for Life

Enrollment Notification Deadline

Families intending to withdraw from Holy Spirit Prep at the end of the 2017-18 school year must submit notice of withdrawal in writing to our registrar, Rachel Little, at, no later than Wednesday, January 31, 2018. In addition, parents/legal guardians must also schedule a meeting with your student's&...

Clay Targets Goes to State

Deacon John Ordained a Priest

Swim Takes Another 1st

HSP Named to Catholic Education Honor Roll

For the sixth consecutive time since 2007, Holy Spirit Preparatory School has been recognized as a Catholic Education Honor Roll School. The Honor Roll program is a national directory established by the Cardinal Newman Society, and has recognized over 300 high-performing Catholic high schools nationwide since the program’s inception in 2004. ...

Basketball Opens Season with Wins

Celebrating Grandparents Day

Oz is a "Merry" Debut

Senior Georgii Signs with DePaul

Mrs. Coury Recognized as Top Teacher

Students Encounter Relics of St. Pio

Beth Van De Voorde Honored by Archdiocese

Varsity Football Closes Season with Win

US Presents The Wizard of Oz

Volleyball Names All-State, -Region

HSP Reclaims Catholic Cup

11Alive: 2nd-Grader Shares Laughs to Change Lives

Freshman Selected for Nat'l Council

Alumni Profile: Dr. Kathleen Muckenhirn ('07)

Jamie Reger Named Master Teacher

Welcome, Deacon John

Clay Targets Competes in 1st Meet

Clay Targets Preps for Inaugural Meet

Robotics Team Kicks off Season

XC Excels at Augusta Meet

Cross Country Takes Awards at 1st Meet

Varsity Football Fights the Fightin' Irish

Rummelsburg Named Writer-in-Residence

Students Support Habitat's Pope Francis Build

Neighbor News: Eclipse as Teaching Tool

Neighbor News: Cougars ready for improvement through stability

Exceptional Educator: Dr. Scott Schreiber

Fathers Share Football Jerseys, Advice With Sons

A New Clay Sports Team

Three HSP-ers Join Catholic Charities Leadership Class

SJC Builds Homes in Kentucky

St. Joseph’s Cohort 2017: What a Wonderful World “Load ‘em up!” The shouts rang out through the Holy Spirit Prep parking lot on Saturday morning, June 17th. The big vans were loaded with tools and luggage, and the little Cougar vans were loaded with more tools and luggage. The parents exchanged their last hugs, “be ...

Final Honor Roll

Jump to Upper School 2nd semester Honor Roll Lower School 4th Quarter Honor Roll Principal's Honor Roll is awarded at the end of each quarter to any student earning a grade of A- or above for every subject taken that quarter including enrichment areas. 3rd Grade Giulia Bryant Alexis Coury Elizabeth del Mazo Madeleine Hathorn Solya...

Our 2017-18 House Leaders

Google-Certified Ms. Berry Trains APS

Soccer Advances to State Final Four

2nd Grade Receives 1st Communion

Seniors Travel to Rome

Our 2017 Valedictorian, Salutatorian, and Guest Speaker

Holy Spirit Prep is proud to announce the valedictorian and salutatorian of the Class of 2017, and the guest speaker for this year's commencement exercises. Natalie Casal is the valedictorian of the Class of 2017. A student at Holy Spirit Prep since 1st grade, Natalie is a member of the National Honor Society, National Latin Honor S...

Summer Reading

The 2017 Ingenium Released

HSPers Volunteer for a Better Sandy Springs

Neighbor News: Athlete of the Week

Our 2017-18 Head Boy and Girl

A Safety Concern Regarding Instagram

Below is a reprint of a letter sent from a local Catholic school to its families: Dear Parents, It has come to our attention that a sexual predator is currently actively pursuing young girls in the Atlanta area via Instagram. Unsolicited pictures and solicitation requests have been sent via Instagram direct message to girls attending local pr...

Seniors Named Georgia Scholars

Families Go on Easter Mission

Junior Wins State Tennis Title

US Has Blast with Joseph

Track Wins at Region

Art Team Takes 2nd at Dogwood

HSP Wins State Chess Championship

Holy Spirit Preparatory School has won the inaugural State Chess Championship sponsored by the Georgia Independent School Association. The tournament, hosted on Thursday, March 23, at Marist School in Atlanta, pitted six varsity chess teams against each other in six rounds of individual chess matches: including 1st-place Holy Spirit Prep, runner-up...

Hundreds Show for Catholic College Fair

Our Cura Personalis Honorees

Reporter News: 20 Under 20: Local students making a difference in our communities

Georgia Bulletin: HSP Captures First State Basketball Championship

Varsity Soccer Wins Crusader Classic

Basketball Wins State Championship

Ten Boys Go on Silent Retreat

State of the School

Head Girl Named STAR Student

Roma Raises $14,500 for Senior Trip

Alumni Reboots GT App

Teachers Recognized During CSW

Basketball Closes Season on Top

Students Win Theology Competitions

"As Colorful As Mine:" An Alumna Looks Back at HSP

Georgia Bulletin: HSP defeats Cristo Rey at home

Basketball Wins 4 Games in 2 Weeks

Girls Go on Silent Retreat

Our Spelling Bee Champion

Students March for Life in DC

3 Seniors Accepted Early to Notre Dame

Congratulations to seniors John, Natalie, and Emma, who this week, received their early acceptance notification from the University of Notre Dame! According to UND Admissions, accepted students were selected from 1,035 different high schools from around the world; from 49 states and the District of Columbia; and from 37 different nations of ...

Mrs. Valek Recognized by Archdiocese

Senior Named to 20 Under 20

Alumni Come Home for Christmas Brunch

Basketball Dominates in December

Key Dates for 2017-18

Clothing Drive Collects $3,500+ Articles

Upper School Performs A Man For All Seasons

HSP Wins 1st High Q Round

Enrollment Notification Deadline

Families intending to withdraw from Holy Spirit Prep at the end of the 2016-17 school year must submit notice of withdrawal in writing to our registrar, Rachel Little, at, no later than Tuesday, January 31, 2017. In addition, parents/legal guardians must also schedule a meeting with your student's&nb...

Seniors Retreat to Restoration ATL

Students Win SIP Grants

Students Help Archbishop Observe Nostra Aetate

Faculty Present at GISA Conference

HSP Hosts Nat'l Formation Summt

Football Closes Season with Win

Volleyball Finishes at State

Celebrating the Fund Run

College Placements

HSP Supports Pope Francis Build

House System Inducts New Members

Cross Country Heads to State

Inspiratio Presents Kevin Wack

Cougars Care Supports HSP Community

Faculty Break Annual Fund Giving Record

HSP Competes on High Q

Upper-Schoolers Selected for Youth Leadership Sandy Springs

Alumni Adventures: Eve Fickett, Archaeologist

Football Team Honors Moms

HSP Sponsors 2016 Pope Francis Build

Cross Country Wins First Meet

Welcome, Fr. Brian Hoelzen

11th Grade Goes on Retreat

Football Opens Season with Father-Son Ceremony

HSP Faculty Join 2016 Catholic Charities Leadership Class

Mrs. Askins Awarded International Fellowship

Neighbor News: Cougars’ football team begins summer workouts

Lower School Basketball Registration Open Now. Registration Closes September 2

Lower School Basketball through Catholic Metro League of Atlanta For Girls and Boys in 3rd-6th Grade Deadline is September 2, 2016 LATE ENTRIES WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED Click Here to Register Online Basketball season is right around the corner and we are anticipating another successful year. Please think about your commitment and d...

Get Oliver's Labels, Supporting PVA

Summer Letter from the Head of School

July 15, 2016 Feast of St. Bonaventure Dear Holy Spirit Prep family, Our students make me very proud each summer when they take the lessons of formation they learn at HSP and put them into action. In June, Fr. Juan led a team primarily of HSP boys on a mission trip to the outskirts of Cancun, Mexico. They spent their time at an assisted l...

Summer Office Hours

During the summer, Holy Spirit Prep's offices are open Monday-Friday, 9:00am-3:00pm. Offices will be closed July 4-8, reopening on Monday, July 11.

A Message from Todd Jones ('12) To Alums


Neighbor News: HSP Graduation Photos

Neighbor News: HSP Graduate Follows Dream on Stage

Georgia Bulletin: Top academic honorees named at Catholic high schools

Georgia Bulletin: Senior found Catholic faith on campus

4th Quarter Honor Roll

Jump to Upper School Lower School 4th Quarter Honor Roll Principal's Honor Roll is awarded at the end of each quarter to any student earning a grade of A- or above for every subject taken that quarter including enrichment areas. 3rd Grade Alexander Carreras Alexander Guido Anthony Lombardi Bridget Durham Chelsea Taylor ...

Latin Students Exceed National Averages on Exam

Varsity Soccer Stars Make All-State

HSP Helps Outfit First Communicants

Summer Reading

Congratulations, Class of 2016

    Lauren Bohling is the valedictorian of the Class of 2016. Lauren has attended Holy Spirit Prep since ninth grade. She served as Holy Spirit Prep's Head Girl, and is a member of Alpha Phi, HSP's service sorority; a student ambassador; a member of the Latin, Math, and National Honor Societies; and is involved...

HSP Honors Mary with May Crowning

Two Juniors Honored During Law Week

11th-Grader Ellie Recognized by SS Bar Association Congratulations to 11th-grader Ellie, who this week was named the winner of the Sandy Springs Bar Association's Law Day Essay Contest. Ellie's essay on "Miranda: More than Words" was selected as the winning essay in the competition commemorating Law Day and the rights granted b...

Announcing Our 2016-17 Head Boy and Girl

Read the 2016 Ingenium

HSP's New Head Football Coach

We are thrilled to announce the appointment of Shawn Coury as HSP's new head football coach. When we began searching for a coach to take the torch from Coach Rosenzweig, we sought a candidate not only with significant football experience, but someone who could build on our legacy of forming players into virtuous, courageous young men. W...

Open Houses in May

Soccer Competes at State

Senior Cassie Releases 1st Album

Tennis Takes Region Championship

HSP Volunteers "Beautify Sandy Springs"

Upper School Triumphs with Cinderella

Olivia, 7th Grade, Wins Oratorical Contest

Girls Soccer Wins Pink Games

Senior Visits United Nations for CSW

Art Students "Throw Down" at Dogwood

Upper School Hosts Delneo Cup

HSP and Pace Co-Host Catherine Steiner-Adair

RSVP for your time About Inspiratio About Dr. Steiner-Adair

Girls Soccer Wins 2nd Tournament in 2 Weeks

Tennis Wins Over Dominion

Baseball Picks up 3rd, 4th Wins

Reporter News Honors Jill Stedman

HSP Alum Aids Mission to Madagascar

Catholic College Fair Brings Archdiocese to Campus

Support Operation Rice Bowl During Lent

Seniors Raise Over $6,000 for Rome

Senior Nabs Select Art Invitation

Highlights from the Head of School Address

Highlights from the 2016 Head of School Address Alumni Mr. Pietrantonio. profiles four alumni - Max Jones, Blair Brown, Jennifer Devine, and Maria Guzman - who exemplify what it means to be an HSP graduate.   Service How our students are serving our community this year.   ...

Mrs. Askins Selected for Study Abroad Program

Hector Gamarra Recognized by Archdiocese

Holy Spirit Prep is incredibly proud of Hector Gamarra, our facilities manager, who, this past Saturday, was honored for his service to Catholic education at the 2016 Archbishop’s Catholic Education Banquet. The banquet is an annual event hosted by Archbishop Wilton D. Gregory during Catholic Schools Week, which recognizes the contributi...

2016-17 Academic Calendar

Faculty, Students Get Snowed In Marching for Life

FOX5: Hawks' Forward Trains with HSP Basketball

Announcing our New Preschool Director

Dear Holy Spirit Prep family, I am very pleased to announce the appointment of our own Faith Rummelsburg as our new Preschool Director, effective this coming summer. Over the past few months, our search committee received applications and conducted interviews of highly qualified candidates. The committee unanimously recommended Faith for the ...

HSP Supports Coca-Cola Scholars Program

Two HSP Students Named Finalists in National Design Contest

SJC Provides Christmas for 75 Families

Basketball Continues Undefeated Season

Robotics Club Competes at FIRST Tech Challenge

Faculty Present at Catholic Ed Conference

Physics Teacher Ms. Hall Earns PhD

Alumni Come Home for Pigskin Classic

2016-17 Key Calendar Dates

Alumni Wins 2015 Volunteer of the Year

US Performs "Midsummer Night's Dream"

Basketball Opens Season with Win

Georgia Bulletin: Church’s youngest saint inspires repentance, forgiveness as relics are venerated

Georgia Bulletin: Holy Spirit makes GISA playoffs after six-year hiatus

Alums Creating Legacy at Georgia Tech

Football Celebrates Season Goal

Students Reflect on Where God is Calling Them

Donate to GOAL

Six Faculty Present to GISA Conference

Cross Country Finishes 4th at State | All-State Players Named

Reporter News' Standout Student: John Arnold

Durham Closes Season #2 in Nation

Varsity Football Earns Playoff Spot

Cross Country Win Regions, Head to State

Students Accepted to WADE Exhibit

HSP Welcomes New Board Members

Cross Country Wins HSP Invitational

Volleyball Caps Regular Season with Win

Volleyball Earns Two Wins, On to State

Buy Pumpkins at the C-Pride Pumpkin Patch

HSP Travels North to Meet Pope Francis

Cross Country Takes First Place - Twice

Football Shuts Out Griffin Christian

MS Cross Country Earns Top-10 Finishes

Football Defeats Bethlehem Christian 30-6

Volleyball Defeats Brandon Hall, AGS

Keeping Our Kids Safe Online

Head Girl Named National Merit Semi-Finalist

Volleyball Sweeps Opponents in Triple Match

Naval Academy Magazine Features Three HSP Alums

HSP Football Reclaims Catholic Cup

Shadow Days and Open Houses

Volleyball Wins 3-0 Against Mt. Bethel

2015 Alum Wins Soccer Scholarship

Live Stream HSP Football Games

Ms. Rombalski Wins at Nat'l Archery Shoot

Georgia Bulletin: Football teams don’t pass up chance for preseason ‘Hail Marys’

Neighbor News: Holy Spirit Prep shows growth in coach's second year

Varsity Football

Cougar Football vs. North Georgia

Volleyball Opens Season Against Cornerstone

Dr. Deen Publishes First Book

11Alive: HSP, area Catholic high schools, pray rosary ahead of football season

Dean of Faculty Named Finalist for Presidential Award

Georgia Bulletin: Two new administrative leaders named at Holy Spirit Prep School

A Summer Letter from the Head of School

Dear Holy Spirit Prep family, In some senses, our school community hardly slows down during the summer. Our campuses are quieter, and staff and students scatter to the four corners of the earth. It remains, though, an industrious time for us, staff and student alike. Each summer, we send the students of our St. Joseph’s Cohort apostolat...

Reporter News: Holy Spirit Prep appoints new Upper School principal

Georgia Bulletin: Gala benefits teachers' funds at Holy Spirit

Alumni Profile: Devon Fernandez ('13)

5th Grade Receives Ties in Tying Ceremony

Jocelyn Sotomayor, New Upper School Principal

Alumni Profile: Charlotte Lambert ('07)

Class of 2015 Builds Outdoor Classroom

Seniors Celebrate College Decisions

Meet our 2015-16 Student Leadership

Andrew Vickery Lauren Bohling Lizzie Markham Stephanie Perez Andrew O'Hare Lauren Krupczak Congratulations to Holy Spirit Prep's 2015-16 Head Boy, Andrew Vickery, and Head Girl, Lauren Bohling! The two rising seniors will act as the head of the stu...

4th Quarter Honor Roll

Lower School Jump to Upper School Principal's Honor Roll is awarded at the end of each quarter to any student earning a grade of A- or above for every subject taken that quarter including enrichment areas. 3rd grade Vincent Casal Thomas Godfrey Nicholas Guido Ella Johnston Stella Lampert Ian O'Shields Alexia Riley ...

Congratulations to the Class of 2015

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Girls Soccer Finishes in State Final Four

Sophomores-Juniors Win Inaugural Powderpuff Games

Open House

Students Present at Archdiocesan Art Show

Winners of the 5th-6th Grade Science Fair

Walker King Makes All-Region in Golf

Spring Gala Raises Over $200,000 for Teachers

The Class of 2015's College Acceptances

Another college admissions season is winding down and excitement abounds at HSP. We are delighted with the opportunities ahead of our 10th graduating class. The Class of 2015 is considering their offers and getting prepared for life as alumni. Our seniors have received 187 acceptances from 97 different colleges and universities. We continue to h...

HSP Wins 1st at Dogwood Artist Throwdown

Alumni Profile: Elizabeth Hanna Pham ('08)

Announcing our New Director of Athletics

We are pleased to announce the appointment of our own Kevin Evans as our new Director of Athletics. When Holy Spirit Prep began the national search for a Director of Athletics, our Head of School, Mr. Pietrantonio, charged the search committee with finding a game-changing candidate to enhance the competitive level of our programs a...

Yearbook Order Form

Seniors Earn Highest Scout Honors

Students Invited to Dogwood's Art Exhibition

Cougar Baseball Defeats Whitefield, Johnson Ferry

Head Girl Becomes National Merit Finalist

Students Win at Classics Competition

HSP Launches Mother's Morning Out Program for 2015-16

Holy Spirit Prep's Preschool is excited to launch a Mother's Morning Out program for the 2015-16 school year! This program is available to children ages 6 months-23 months, 8:30am-12:30pm, two days a week. Families can pick from a a Tuesday/Thursday or Wednesday/Friday program. For more information and to register, download the informa...

Mother's Morning Out


Reporter News: Ean Huan, February's Standout Student

Alumni News: Police Explorer returns ‘home’ to Sandy Springs

Varsity Girls Basketball Raises Record Amount for St. Joseph's Mercy Care

Northside Neighbor: Local students, teachers honored by PAGE Foundation

Seniors Raise Over $7,000 at Roma

Jump down to see clips from the student entertainment lineup.  HSP's Class of 2015 raised over $7,000 the evening of Wednesday, February 4, when they hosted Roma!, a night of food, entertainment, and auctions to support the annual class trip to Rome.  This class of seniors will be the 10th graduating class from Holy S...

Atlanta InTown: Alexis Wilkinson Named to 20 Under 20

The 2015 Head of School Address

The Complete Head of School Address (56min) Highlights from the 2015 Head of School Address Alumni Profiles Mr. P. profiles three alumni - Adam Lindenau, Colleen Pelletier, and Nigel Deen - who exemplify what it means to be an HSP graduate. (5.5min) College Acceptances Update Our s...

Mike Verlander Honored at Archbishop's Banquet

Casino Night Raises $6,000 for HSP Athletes

Huge Early College Acceptance Season for HSP Seniors

Students and Teachers "Stand for Life" in DC and Atlanta

Key Dates for 2015-16 School Year

2nd Quarter Honor Roll

Lower School Jump to Upper School Principal's Honor Roll is awarded at the end of each quarter to any student earning a grade of A- or above for every subject taken that quarter including enrichment areas. 3rd grade  Timi Browne  Vincent Casal  Abigail Crupi  Thomas Godfrey  Nicholas Guido  ...

GOAL Credits Hit Cap on First Day of Applications

HSP Sends Envoy to World Meeting of Families With Pope Francis

Goal Donors Page

Summer Camps

Summer Camps

Alumni Return to Challenge Students at the Pigskin Classic

Archery Team Takes Home 7 More Wins from Latest Meet

Alumni Profile: Ben and Domi Thomas, '09

HSP Community Donates 1,600 Articles of Clothing

HSP Named A Top Catholic High School in US

Holy Spirit Preparatory School has been named a 2014 School of Excellence by the Catholic Education Honor Roll. This marks the school’s fifth consecutive School of Excellence award, which recognizes national leaders in Catholic identity and academic excellence among the nation’s Catholic high schools. Holy Spirit Prep received the award...

Varsity Football Wins 27-26 in One of the Biggest Comebacks in HSP History

Down 7-20 against Young American at the half this past Friday, October 24, Cougar varsity football stormed the field the second half, winning the game 27-26 and making for one of the greatest comebacks in school history! The Cougars came out determined to make a statement the second half...and they did. Touchdown credit goes to Conner ...

Lower School Soccer Teams are League Champions

Cross Country Girls Take 2nd in State

Fun Run Race Results

Fun Run Results   5K Race Winners 1-Mile Race Winners 5K Overall Results 1-Mile Overall Results Stroller Stride Overall Results Overall &n...

Varsity Football Takes Home Big Win on Homecoming Night

Holy Spirit Prep's varsity Cougar football team demonstrated some of its finest performances this season as it rocked Griffin Christian High 52-20 during HSP's Homecoming celebration. Capping a week of school spirit, the team took to its home field turf in front of a neon crowd of supporters and, by half time, had firmly established th...

Pumpkin Patch Opens with Family Night October 1st

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President of Belmont Abbey College to Speak at HSP on Athletics

Alumni Profile: Nigel Deen ('08) on Harvard, Neurobiology, and Fighting for Equity in Healthcare

HSP Staff and Parents Join 2014 Catholic Charities Leadership Class

HSP Releases Its Strategic Plan: Building on our Foundation

A New Look for HSP Athletics

Holy Spirit Prep was proud this week to show off its new look for HSP sports and spirit: a reimagining of our athletics identity that more closely expresses our identity as a Catholic, classically-inspired school and refreshes it for a new phase in HSP athletics, starting with a return to competition in the Georgia Inde...

Varsity Football Opens Season With 18-8 Win

Neighbor News: With new coach Holy Spirit Prep seeks return to winning ways

Georgia Bulletin: ‘Second and 6’ with HSP’s new head football coach

Head Girl Meredith Jones Earns Top Scores on SAT, ACT

News WSB: Atlanta teen earns perfect scores on SAT, ACT exams Georgia Bulletin: Perfect score on SAT and ACT by Holy Spirit Prep student Neighbor News: Holy Spirit student earns perfect scores on SAT, ACT tests Reporter News: Standout Student: Meredith Jones scores perfect SAT, ACT ​Buckhead Patch: Holy Spirit Prep Stu...

Greenberg Traurig Sponsors High School Student for Law Day 2014

AJC: Modern band (and HSP alums) the Head fits vibe of ’60s-themed show

Georgia Bulletin: Who’s got spirit! School mascots fire up the fan base

Alumni Profile: Brianna Ryce ('12), Rising Soccer Star

Announcing the 2014 Valedictorian, Salutatorian, and Guest Speaker

Holy Spirit Prep is proud to announce the valedictorian and salutatorian of the Class of 2014, and the guest speaker for this year’s graduation exercises. Carson Hooper has been named this year’s valedictorian. Having attended HSP since preschool, Carson has experienced the entire runway of academic and spiritu...

Georgia Bulletin: Holy Spirit alumnus led protests against ‘Black Mass’ at Harvard

Georgia Bulletin: Holy Spirit junior wins pro-life speech contest

Georgia Bulletin: Holy Spirit Prep senior Sarah Martin ‘finds her voice’ to inspire others to success

Georgia Bulletin: HSP faculty awarded professional development grants

Varsity Soccer Players Named to State and Region All-Star Teams

Georgia Bulletin: High school senior finds ‘a sense of confidence’ as equestrian

Announcing the 2014-15 Head Boy, Head Girl, and House Presidents

We are proud to announce the 2014-15 Head Boy and Head Girl, Drew Vincent and Meredith Jones. Drew and Meredith were elected to the positions by HSP Upper School faculty staff from a competitive pool of outstanding and highly-qualified juniors on the merits of their academics, leadership, and character. As leaders of the student body, Dre...

College Update: Seniors Announce Their College Choices

Read the 2014 Ingenium

Students Travel to Rome for Papal Canonization

Georgia Bulletin: HSP Appoints New LS Principal

Georgia Bulletin: Top Scouts at Holy Spirit Prep

5th Grade Girl Scouts Earn Bronze Award Through Solidarity School Project

Senior Alexandra Cook Picked for State Art Show

Watch the Inspiratio Seminar (and Clips) on Classical Education

Alumni Profile: Chris Dale ('06), Sending People to Space

7 Seniors Receive Highest Awards in Scouting

Reporter: Standout Student: Mary Ruth Nagel

HSP Scouts Honored at Scout Sunday

Missed Frank Hanna's Address?

On Thursday, February 27, Frank Hanna, global financier, philanthropist, and friend to HSP spoke to the HSP community about true wealth, happiness, and how HSP supports these in its educational model. The event was sponsored by the Inspiratio parent education series. Mr. Hanna's address. The question-and-answer session after the a...

Seniors Selina Kelete and Susie Merrick Picked to Play for All-Star Team

HSP Alumnae Reunite for Retreat

Senior Carson Hooper Named STAR Student

Alumni Profile: Blair Brown and Max Jones, Head Girl and Head Boy, Class of '08

Announcing the Main Calendar Dates for the 2014-15 Academic Year

Equestrian Team Members Win Spots at Regional Horse Show

Missed the Head of School Address? Watch it here.

On Friday, February 7, Mr. Pietrantonio addressed the HSP school community about the current state of Holy Spirit Prep and its future. Read the transcript, including bonus features by Monsignor Dillon and Board Chair Joann Jones. 2014 Head of School Address from Holy Spirit Preparatory School on Vimeo.

Luke Whelan Signs Letter of Intent for Belmont Abbey

On Wednesday, February 5th, senior Luke Whelan signed a letter of intent committing himself to play soccer for Belmont Abbey College in Belmont, North Carolina. The long-time goalkeeper formally began his soccer career in 5th grade, when he joined his friends on Holy Spirit Preparatory School’s Little Cougar soccer team. Luke volunteered to b...

Georgia Bulletin: Student Helps Save Mother's Life

Students, Faculty Participate in March for Life in DC, Atlanta

New Football Program Up and Running

Northside Neighbor: Selina Kelete is Player of the Week

Third-Grader Issac Olguin to Perform with Georgia Boy Choir

54% of Senior Class Start Admissions Season with College Acceptances

Alumni Profile: Jack Shaw, Mike Shaw, and Jacob Morrell ('10) On the Verge of Rock Stardom

Georgia Bulletin: Catholic Cross Country Teams Dominate State Championships

Missed Curriculum Night? Listen to Mr. Pietrantonio's and Mr. Curtin's Addresses

On the evening of Wednesday, November 20th, Holy Spirit Prep hosted a curriculum night, offering HSP parents a unique opportunity to meet the high school leadership team - our Head of School, Upper School principal, department chairs, et al - and learn about high school classes and programs at HSP. Before parents split off to meet with department c...

The Patch: Metro Students Awarded Scholarships, Tablets

Root on Your Favorite Cougar Football Players - Past or Present - at the 1st Annual Varsity Pigskin Classic

CNN Interviews Mrs. Dean, Seniors about the Common App

Alumni Profile: Taylor Corey ('07), Miami Real Estate Mogul and Busy Mom

Dr. Linda Anthony To Be Honored at Archbishop's Banquet

Alumni Profile: Michael Agrippina ('11), Former House President, Future Communications Guru

Alumni Profile: Meg Fitzpatrick Duggan ('06), Keeping Faith Through the Challenges of Nursing

Four HSP Students Train as Leaders with Youth Leadership Sandy Springs

Eleventh-graders Ciara Doyle, Meredith Jones, Drew Vincent, and Kyle Winkler have been accepted into the 2013-14 class of Youth Leadership Sandy Springs. The students join 31 others from 8 area schools who will spend this school year learning leadership skills while studying the Sandy Springs community. The students started their year of explora...

Northside Neighbor: HSP Hoping for Place in the Spotlight

2013 AP Scores Overwhelm State, National, and Global Averages

The 84 Upper School students who took Advanced Placement exams this past school year rocketed past the performance of their peers in Georgia, the United States, and around the world, proving, through their education at Holy Spirit Prep, they are becoming prepared to take a place as leaders in the world. Advanced Placement (AP) courses are c...

Alumni Profile: Catch up with Alex Galvez ('10), Athlete, Leader, and Future Physician

HSP Hosts Alumni Barbecue

Alumni from the eight graduating classes of Holy Spirit Prep, along with parents, faculty, and staff, gathered together on on the Upper School Quad on the afternoon of Sunday, July 28. Under an overcast but warm sky, our alumni reconnected with the school, with classmates, and welcomed the newest alumni from the Class of 2013 as they prep...

Saint Joseph’s Cohort Helps the “Hills and Hollers” of Kentucky

A team of thirty students, faculty, and alumni from Saint Joseph’s Cohort, an Upper School apostolate, recently spent eight days on mission in the remotest parts of Appalachia. Twenty-four students, five faculty members, and one alumnus (Ryan Casey, ’12) made up the team, traveling to Whitley City, Kentucky, to volunteer with Hills and ...

Alumni Profile: Erica Leinmiller ('09), Navy All-Star and Future Harvard Graduate

HSP Alum Adam Lindenau (’09) Appointed to Archdiocese Vocations Office

Holy Spirit Prep is glad and proud of the appointment of Adam Lindenau, a Holy Spirit Prep alumnus of the Class of 2009, to the Archdiocese of Atlanta Vocations Office. Adam has stepped into the role of Associate Director of Vocations, and will work to create opportunities for men and women to discern and reflect on the vocation God has called them...

HSP Cheer Team Wins Big at UCA Cheer Camp

Thirteen of Holy Spirit Prep’s varsity and junior varsity cheerleaders made their parents, teachers, coaches, and the HSP community proud when they attended a Universal Cheerleading Association (UCA) Cheer Camp at Lake Lanier June 11-14. Led by coaches and HSP moms Hilary MacIsaac and Denise Gunderson, the girls trained for a week with UCA pr...

HSP Girls Serve “The Most Vulnerable” in Jamaica

On Saturday, June 1, just one day after the hectic last week of school at Holy Spirit Prep came to a close, a team of 11 Upper School girls departed Atlanta for the sandy shores of Kingston, Jamaica. Their destination wasn’t the beach, and they didn’t have relaxing in mind; these 11 girls and their chaperones – HSP parent Liz Merr...

HSP Seniors Return from Rome

In happy spirits from their trip and exhausted from their travels, the senior class of Holy Spirit Prep recently returned from a long-anticipated sojourn to Rome. About 30 of the 45 graduating seniors attended, along with their three faculty chaperones, Michael Verlander, Jane Sloan, and Rochelle Rombalski. Michael Verlander has organized the senio...

HSP Takes Part in Eucharistic Congress

On the bright morning of Saturday, June 1, families, faculty and staff from Holy Spirit Prep’s three campuses gathered under the banner of the school as its ambassadors at the Archdiocese of Atlanta’s Eucharisic Congress. The Congress, an annual diocesan conference celebrating the faith and work of the Catholic community of Atlanta, inv...

Holy Spirit Prep Celebrates Daiyann Cook, Gates Scholar

Holy Spirit is proud to announce that Daiyaan Cook, graduating HSP student, has been named a Gates Millennium Scholar. Each year, the Gates Millennium Scholars Program (GMS) selects one thousand talented students to receive a good-through-graduation scholarship to use at any college or university of their choice. Gates Millennium Scholars also rece...

Class of 2013 Observes Commencement

Holy Spirit Preparatory School celebrated the commencement exercises of its eighth graduating class on Tuesday, May 28. The day-long celebration officially commenced at 10:30am with a baccalaureate Mass at Holy Spirit Church celebrated by Atlanta Archbishop Wilton Gregory, and concelebrated by Monsignor Edward Dillon, rector of Holy Spirit Church; ...