The Jesuit High School of Philadelphia
Developing Men For and With Others
- FriMay29 Magis Retreat
- FriMay29 Make- Up Exam 8:30 AM to 10:30 AM
- FriMay29 Bakari Awards 6:00 PM
- SatMay30 Baccalaureate Mass & Reception 4:00 PM
Not only throughout decades of Jesuit education, or across generations of Philadelphians, but also deeply rooted in simply how we do things. The Prep is a special place, with a family, a faculty, and an Ignatian identity unlike any other in the Philadelphia region. There’s a reason students have flocked here for over 163 years, and thrived for countless more.Discover Why
The Prep is getting ready to welcome its 32nd President, Fr. John Swope, S.J. '72, this coming July. We sat down with Fr. Swope to learn a little more about him, his childhood here in Philly, his years at the Prep, and his take on returning to his alma mater as its next leader. Below is a clip from our conversation. Click here to watch the full interview.