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Posted on Monday, January 23, 2017
We would like to extend a big congratulations to NCCP sophomore Gregory L, '19 for being accepted into the ICE-T Project at the Citizen Science Lab! The ICE-T Project is an innovative project that bridges the disciplines of renewable  energy research,  biological analysis, and computer science into one. Gregory will be meeting every week for the rest of the semester at The Citizen Science Lab working on two separate phases of the ICE-T Project.  During the first phase of the project, Gregory... Read More
Posted on Friday, January 20, 2017
  The students are excited for their trip to Cleveland to play at the Quicken Loans Arena on January 27th.  Nazareth Prep will be facing Propel Andrew Street High School at 2:00 pm and will be staying for the Cleveland Cavaliers vs Brooklyn Nets afterwards! Tickets are available and payment arrangements can be made. Call the office to buy tickets or learn about payment arrangements.   A tentative schedule is as follows: 9:30 AM – Depart Nazareth Prep Campus via coach bus   (cars may... Read More
Posted on Tuesday, January 17, 2017
          Nazareth Prep is pleased to accept a grant from Target Field Trips, sponsored by the Target Corporation. With this grant, the students were able to go on an education field trip of  their choice.                On January 13th, students attended  a VIP Tour of the Soldier and Sailors Memorial Hall and Museum in Pittsburgh. Soldiers  and Sailors is the the nation’s only military memorial dedicated to honoring all branches of service, from all generations and conflicts... Read More
Posted on Friday, January 13, 2017
Twenty two students from across the Pittsburgh region, including a group from Holy Family Academy, recently took part in The Pittsburgh Foundation’s Students Working for Social Justice Program. This program was created in partnership with the LUMA Institute as well as The Balley Family Fund. LUMA Institute is an education company that strives to teach people how to become more innovative in their work, schooling, and daily life. They use a hands on curriculum that helps different... Read More
Posted on Wednesday, January 11, 2017
Once a week, students at all grade levels participate in courses hosted onsite at one of our educational partners. These organizations provide industry-informed learning opportunities for students, engaging them in leading edge design,  technology, and research. This past week, 11th grade students from Nazareth Prep were asked to appear as hosts on the Saturday Light Brigade's Radio Production show,"Youth Express," for their Broadcast Journalism class. The Saturday Light Brigade is a  ... Read More
Posted on Tuesday, January 3, 2017
Nazareth Prep will be hosting an Open House on February 7, 2017 from 5-7. Open to the public, come see what we are all about and learn why we are the best kept secret in Pittsburgh Private Schools! Faculty and staff will be present during this time to give you more information on our school and our innovative learning process. Find out why we offer work study positions to all of our students in different fields and offices all over the Pittsburgh area. You are able to take a look around our... Read More
Posted on Tuesday, December 13, 2016
As part of Computer Science Education Week or CSEdWeek, which is an annual worldwide program dedicated to inspiring K-12 students to take interest in computer science, Nazareth Prep launched a school-wide application development for their students. Nazareth Prep is  proud to announce that we are one of few schools that have been recognized by the White House for taking the initiative to inspire our students to take an interest in computer science to help them with their future careers and... Read More
Posted on Thursday, October 27, 2016
We are excited to share that Nazareth Prep has been awarded a $200,000 technology grant by the Diocese of Pittsburgh as part of an initiative of "Our Campaign for the Church Alive!" to infuse more technology into all Catholic High Schools within the Diocese of Pittsburgh.  The technology grant will provide an opportunity for us to build our new iLab (short for innovation lab), a "FabLab" that will not only be accessible to our students as they make, create and design solutions to community... Read More
Posted by By: Kristin Alvarez, Integrated Design Teacher on Sunday, October 23, 2016
Some of our NCCP attendees after the lectureNazareth Prep was extremely honored to be a part of the @PittCUE #CUETalks this past Thursday, October 20th, 2016 at the University Club! Each Fall and Spring semester, the Center for Urban Education (CUE) at the University of Pittsburgh hosts a lecture series. This Fall, they brought Jeff Duncan-Andrade, acclaimed author and professor at San Francisco State University and classroom teacher in Oakland, California to give his lecture entitled Note to... Read More
Posted by By: Stacy E. Dempsey on Friday, October 21, 2016
There are four core mindsets at Nazareth Prep, one of which is Problem Solver. To become a good problem solver, one needs to be a critical thinker, writer and speaker, as well as someone who designs solutions. Another is being a Resilient Learner, one who is optimistic and persevering. One way to practice these mindsets is to take a perceived problem is to make it into an opportunity. Highly innovative schools like Nazareth Prep are without a doubt on the cutting edge of education. These... Read More

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