Inside Prep is a series of short videos produced by independent study and Broadcast Journalism students to highlight some of the teachers, classes and programs that are part of the exceptional educational experience at Prep. Enjoy!
Click HERE to see a video on the Prep soccer program, its history and what makes it so successful year after year. Includes interviews with co-head coaches Jim Swanson '82 and Tom Hoover '81. Produced by Creighton Prep students John and Will Lighthart.
The Dr. Leo McCarthy Ignatian Leadership Institute
Click HERE to see a video on the Dr. Leo McCarthy Ignatian Leadership Institute where select sophomores and juniors engage in learning leadership theory, attending presentations on leadership by Omaha area leaders, reflecting on what they learn about their own leadership style and applying what they have learned. Produced by Creighton Prep student Matthew Vescio.
Health & Wellness II
Click HERE to see a video on student health and wellness initiatives, including the new lunchtime dining service planned for the fall of 2016 and the Fitness for Life course sequence. Produced by Creighton Prep student Matthew Vescio.
Health & Wellness
Click HERE to see the latest health & wellness initiatives for faculty and staff: the Fitbit Challenge as well as the new salad bar that is available in the Sullivan Center to students as well. Produced by Creighton Prep student Matthew Vescio.
Click HERE to see a brief introduction to all the volunteer activities that Prep Moms are engaged in at the school to help make it successful. Produced by Creighton Prep student Matthew Vescio with assistance from fellow student John Lighthart.
The Band Program
Click HERE to check out the highly successful band program that received its 29th consecutive superior rating in district music competition during 2015, a record for district 2 (the Omaha metro area). Produced by Creighton Prep student Matthew Vescio.
The Tornado of '75
Click HERE to look back on the memories of Tuesday, May 6, 1975 when an F4 tornado caused severe damage to Prep, calling into question its very survival. Produced by Creighton Prep student Adam Turner.
Click HERE to check out the visual arts at Creighton Prep. Teachers Jeremy Caniglia and Candace Thompson do tremendous, award-winning work with our students and some of it is on display in this video produced by Creighton Prep student Patrick Gell.
Click HERE to learn more about the growing Zoology Club at Creighton Prep and the many amphibians, fish and reptiles under the care of its members. Produced by Creighton Prep student Matthew Vescio.
Big Brothers Program
Click HERE to see interviews with moderator Mr. Greg Glenn as well as Creighton Prep seniors on the impact of the Big Brothers program and the sense of community it helps build for Prep freshmen. Produced by Creighton Prep student Zach Penrice.
Food Stamp Challenge
Click HERE to see a video of student participation in the food stamp challenge exercise in Mr. Sean Joyce-Whipp's Catholic Social Teaching class. Find out if our students can purchase a healthy meal for a family of four for under $6.15. Produced by Creighton Prep student Adam Turner.
World Language Department
Click HERE to get an introduction to World Language department faculty members as they express their thoughts on the benefits of learning of a new language.The video also showcases a performance by the Omaha Burundians Choir during World Language Week at Prep, January 27-31, 2014. Produced by Creighton Prep students Josh Nichols and Adam Turner.
Social Studies faculty member Mr. Michael Shreves teaches an interactive class on the law that applies to the lives of students today. It includes the presentation and argument of various cases by students in front of peers who serve as team colleagues, judges, jury members, plaintiffs and defendants.
Click HERE to see insights from Mr. Shreves and his students on the Practical Law class at Prep. Produced by Creighton Prep students Josh Nichols and Adam Turner.
Vocal Music Program
Under the direction of Mr. Rob Chesire, the Vocal Music program has blossomed in popularity at the school and has been recognized for its excellence in competition.
Click HERE to see an interview with Mr. Chesire, the students practicing for and performing in a concert, and the enthusiasm that participants have for the work they are doing in Concert Choir and Chamber Choir classes. Produced by Creighton Prep students Josh Nichols and Adam Turner.
iPads in AP English
Click HERE to see how AP English teachers Mrs. Barbara Hake and Mrs. Mary Kassmeier have incorporated the use of iPads in their classrooms and how their students have responded to the change. Produced by Creighton Prep students Josh Nichols and Adam Turner.