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What to expect at Prep Fest

What to expect at Prep Fest

By Bennett Carter, Staff Writer

April 12, 2019


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The PAT’s Prep Fest includes activities for everyone this weekend. Prep Fest kicks off Friday evening with Supper Soiree at the Westin Jackson. This event is for adults only and features a meal of blended French and southern culinary traditions prepared by Chef Nick Wallace. Throughout the dinner,...

FROM THE ARCHIVES: PrepFest/Revolutionary Fair’s deep roots

FROM THE ARCHIVES: PrepFest/Revolutionary Fair’s deep roots

April 11, 2019


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The event known at various times as Revolutionary Fair, PrepFest, Fiesta Fair, and even, briefly, La Fête du Prep has gone on in one form or another on the campus for decades. See the lineup for this year's PrepFest (including Revolutionary Fair and a Battle of the Bands) at jacksonprep.org/prepfes...

Students get groovy at Prom 2019

Students get groovy at Prom 2019

By Preston Dubberly and Caroline McIntyre

April 8, 2019


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Prom was on April 5th for the juniors and seniors of Jackson Prep. The theme was masquerade and it was decorated to the nines. Masks were provided which was really fun for everyone. Unlike last year, prom was held in a new location: the Ivy in Flowood, MS.  Many people enjoyed the Ivy more than Dulin...

Class of 2019 sets school record for STAR Students

Class of 2019 sets school record for STAR Students

By Mason Nichols, Staff Writer

April 4, 2019


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Members of the senior class continue to build on their extensive list of achievements. This time, they are being rewarded for their academic excellence. Ten seniors have been chosen for Mississippi’s Student-Teacher Achievement Recognition, or STAR, Program. According to the Mississippi Economic C...

Student Profile: Ben Johnson-the Patriot man, the Patriot myth, the Patriot legend

Student Profile: Ben Johnson-the Patriot man, the Patriot myth, the Patriot legend

By Alex Stadinger, Staff Writer

March 26, 2019


Filed under Features, Showcase

Most students at Jackson Prep have heard of Ben Johnson. Some know him as the Patriot Man, our very own school mascot. Ben applied for the job at the start of his 10th grade year and was accepted because of academic success and willingness to represent his fellow students. His strong sense of school...

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