Upper School News and Events

Student Recognized by Smyrna Mayor

Congratulations to Juliette McKinley for representing the state of Georgia at the National 4-H Congress that was held here in Atlanta over the Thanksgiving break. National 4-H Congress is a five-day event that engages high school aged 4-H members in leadership, citizenship, global awareness, and inclusion. Participants not only have the opport...

Swimmers Qualify for State Meet

The varsity swim team is off to a great start. They've competed in two meets, the Atlanta Kickoff Classic and the Lakeside Invitational. At these meets, 13 of our swimmers qualified for the GISA state meet this spring. The team competed at the Lakeside Invitational this past weekend, and every swimmer beat their personal record ...

Varsity Basketball Wins at Home

Both varsity girls and boys basketball dominated against Creekside Christian Academy at home this past Friday. The girls held the game early and prevented Creekside from putting any points on the scoreboard until the second quarter, the first ending 19-0. The girls' final score was 57-24. The boys dunked their way to another win with a f...

HSP Debuts School Magazine

Holy Spirit Prep is proud to debut the inaugural issue of its magazine for alumni, enrolled families, and other friends of HSP, Ministrāre. The planned biannual publication features stories covering recent events in school accolades, academics, athletics, and faith. The fall 2018 issue also includes the 2017-18 Annual Report. 

Basketball Opens Season with Jamboree

Last Friday night, our Cougar Basketball program celebrated the start of the season with our 3rd Annual Basketball Jamboree. The night consisted of scrimmages, starting with our 3rd grade teams. In between scrimmages, some of our families participated in relays and won awesome prizes; our cheerleaders raised over $400 through their...

Mrs. Jimenez Invited to Faith and Astronomy Workshop

Congratulations to Upper School science teacher Mrs. Jimenez for being accepted to attend the 2019 Faith and Astronomy Workshop sponsored by the Vatican Observatory Foundation. This four-day workshop in Tucson, Arizona is "designed to bring those working in Catholic parishes and schools an up-to-date overview of the universe: from th...

Our Campus Plan

Harris Accepted into Harvard Diversity Project

We're super proud of 9th-grader Kaylin Harris, who was accepted into the Harvard Debate Council Diversity Project! Now she starts an intense 10-month training regimen culminating in a residency at Harvard in summer 2019.  Students in this program will be exposed to rigorous academic content in the subjects of political science, philosop...

Clay Targets Scores in Accuracy

Subject to the final tally and an audit, here are the results from the Clay Target Meet this past Saturday, September 22.  

Cross Country Races Ahead

The Cross Country team had their 4th meet this past Thursday, September 13 at Mill Springs Academy. Congratulations to our student athletes who placed in the 5k race! Girls Results Julia Del Bosque, 1st Place Camila Del Bosque, 2nd Place Elizabeth Perez, 3rd Place Boys Results Nolan Gibbs, 4th Place Alejandro Mata, 7th Place

Student Named National Merit Semifinalist

Congratulations to Watson Casal for being selected as a National Merit Scholar semifinalist! Watson is now eligible to be named a finalist in the spring. About the National Merit Scholarship Corporation The mission of National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC) is to recognize and honor the academically talented students of the United S...

Volleyball Picks Up Steam

After a bumpy start to the season, the girls varsity volleyball team added some Ws to their record after beating both Fulton Science Academy and Dominion Christian Academy, 3-1.  The girls have a busy schedule this week with four matches in three days followed by the Rally High tournament this weekend at LakePoint. They fell to No...

Performing Arts Announces Play, Cast

We're excited to announce our Upper School fall play, Children of Eden. Stephen Schwartz's pop musical tells the story of creation and mankind's first days in the wilderness outside the Garden. In this production, the entire cast serves as an ensemble “troupe” of storytellers. The entire cast will remain onstage for ...

Football Starts Season 2-0

Congratulations to our varsity football players who won their first two games! Although the boys had to start their season on the road, they still performed against Hearts Academy and dominated the field. The final score was a staggering 53-20, and the Cougars saw their first victory. Their second game was the first home game of the season....

Volleyball Opens with Tournament

Both the varsity and JV girls volleyball teams started their seasons this past Monday with their first game against Cornerstone Prep. The varsity girls will compete in the Endless Summer volleyball tournament this weekend, August 17-18, hosted by Dominion Christian. The schedule for these games is as follows: Date Opponent ...

Season Starters for Varsity Football

Our varsity football team will start their season with an away game this Friday, August 17 at 7:30pm against Hearts Academy. The first home football game will be the following week on Friday, August 24 at 7:30pm against Solid Rock. We hope to see everyone come out and support our boys as the begin their season! Note: All of o...

Agrippina, '11, Leaves Business For Teaching

We check in with Michael Agrippina, ’11. After earning his B.S. in Business Administration and Mass Communication from Washington and Lee University, Michael worked in strategy and operations with Deloitte Consulting. This summer, he will join Notre Dame’s Alliance for Catholic Education as a Teaching Fellow, committing to two years...

Cadet Sinks, '14, Sees First Ship Assignment

2013-14 Head Girl Aimee Sinks inspired us when she entered the United States Coast Guard Academy. This May, she graduated from the Academy with her degree in Marine Environmental Science. Ensign Sinks now heads to the USCGC Resolute, a 210-foot cutter home ported in St. Petersburg, Florida, for her first assignment. According to Ensign Sinks, th...

The 2018 Ingenium

2nd Semester Honor Roll

Head of School's Honor Roll is awarded at the end of each semester to any student earning a grade for the semester of A- or above for every course taken that semester. Students must be taking at least seven credit courses to be eligible. 7th Grade Adam Anulewicz Claire Donner Riordan Gatwood Julia Kerew Charlotte Llop Daniel Llop ...

Our 2018-19 House Leadership

Our 2018-19 Head Boy and Girl Congratulations to Holy Spirit Prep's 2018-19 Head Girl, Elizabeth Perez, and Head Boy, Conner McKittrick! The two rising seniors have been named as the head of the student body and the House system for the 2018-19 school year, and student ambassadors to the larger community. Elizabeth and Conn...

Students Earn Top Scores on Nat'l Greek Exam

Our 2018 Valedictorian and Salutatorian

Class of 2018's College Acceptances

Middle School Soccer Wins Championship

Elite Altar Servers Honored

Chess Team Wins State

Seniors Sign for Football, Basketball

11th-Grader Goes to Washington

Art Students Win at Dogwood

10th Grade Celebrates Confirmation

Soccer on Winning Streak

Upper School Performs Anything Goes

Three Seniors Sign Letters of Intent

Tennis on Winning Streak

The Head of School Address

Varsity Soccer Wins Tournament

Our Cura Personalis Honorees

Basketball Wins State Championship

Swim Team Wins State Championship

Roma Raises $8,000 For Senior Trip

Basketball Wins Region, Hosts State

David S.: STAR, Nat'l Merit Finalist

Register for Summer Camps

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...

Inspiratio Presents Lou Judd, 2/26

Basketball Wins at Dream Challenge

Students Stand for Life

7th-Grader Sarah Wins Spelling Bee

Swim Wins Final Meet

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

Clay Targets Goes to State

Deacon John Ordained a Priest

Basketball Opens Season with Wins

Celebrating Grandparents Day

Oz is a "Merry" Debut

Senior Georgii Signs with DePaul

Students Encounter Relics of St. Pio

Beth Van De Voorde Honored by Archdiocese

Varsity Football Closes Season with Win

Volleyball Names All-State, -Region

HSP Reclaims Catholic Cup

Alumni Profile: Dr. Kathleen Muckenhirn ('07)

Jamie Reger Named Master Teacher

Welcome, Deacon John

Clay Targets Preps for Inaugural Meet

Robotics Team Kicks off Season

XC Excels at Augusta Meet

Varsity Football Fights the Fightin' Irish

Students Support Habitat's Pope Francis Build

Neighbor News: Eclipse as Teaching Tool

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

Soccer Advances to State Final Four

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

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

Varsity Soccer Wins Crusader Classic

Ten Boys Go on Silent Retreat

Head Girl Named STAR Student

Teachers Recognized During CSW

Basketball Closes Season on Top

Students Win Theology Competitions

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

Girls Go on Silent Retreat

Students March for Life in DC

Mrs. Valek Recognized by Archdiocese

Senior Named to 20 Under 20

Key Dates for 2017-18

Clothing Drive Collects $3,500+ Articles

HSP Wins 1st High Q Round

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

HSP Supports Pope Francis Build

House System Inducts New Members

Inspiratio Presents Kevin Wack

Faculty Break Annual Fund Giving Record

HSP Competes on High Q

Alumni Adventures: Eve Fickett, Archaeologist

HSP Sponsors 2016 Pope Francis Build

Welcome, Fr. Brian Hoelzen

11th Grade Goes on Retreat

Football Opens Season with Father-Son Ceremony

Neighbor News: Cougars’ football team begins summer workouts

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.

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

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...

Read the 2016 Ingenium

Senior Cassie Releases 1st Album

Upper School Triumphs with Cinderella

Olivia, 7th Grade, Wins Oratorical Contest

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

Mrs. Askins Selected for Study Abroad Program

Faculty, Students Get Snowed In Marching for Life

FOX5: Hawks' Forward Trains with HSP Basketball

HSP Supports Coca-Cola Scholars Program

Two HSP Students Named Finalists in National Design Contest

SJC Provides Christmas for 75 Families

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

Yearbook Order Form