Month: December 2019

Christmas and New Year Message from the Head of School

Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year! Below is a message Head of School Jon McGee shared with our families this Christmas season. Dear Parents, To rephrase the opening lines of Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol, “Finals are over: to…

In Memoriam ~ Lawrence Paul Tillemans, father of Lori Tillemans ’74

Lawrence Paul Tillemans Father of Lori Tillemans ’74 St. Joseph – On December 28, 2019 Lawrence Paul Tillemans passed away, after a very short illness and with his three sons and family members holding his hand and guiding him to…

In Memoriam – Tyrone “TX” Jones ’72

Tyrone “TX” Jones ’72 Tyrone “TX” Jones ’72 of Chicago, Illinois entered eternal life on December 22, 2019 after a courageous battle with cancer. TX was proud to be a Prep and deeply loved the brothers he gained by being…

Saint John’s Prep School Students Earn AAA Award

Seniors Jeremiah Weber and Justine Meyer are the Saint John’s Prep recipients of the “Triple A (Academics, Arts and Athletics) Award” by the Minnesota State High School League (MSHSL).  According to the MSHSL, the purpose of this program is to…

Saint John’s Prep Middle School Students Raise Money for Anna Marie’s Alliance

Saint John’s Preparatory School is proud to congratulate the 7th and 8th grade students for raising $1,897.01 for Anna Marie’s Alliance. With the help of Col. Frank Imholte of Black Diamond Auctioneers, the students took part in a “white elephant”…

In Memoriam ~ Sergeant Kort Plantenberg ’09

Sergeant Kort Plantenberg ’09 Memorial services will be held Thursday for Kort Miller Plantenberg, 28, of Avon, who died Dec. 5 in a Minnesota Army National Guard helicopter crash. The Mass of Christian Burial will take place at 1 p.m….

In Memoriam – Dorothy Pierzina, mother of Br. Robin Pierzina, Regent

Dorothy Pierzina, mother of Br. Robin Pierzina, Regent Dorothy Zilka Pierzina, 92-year old resident of Little Falls, MN died Monday, December 2nd at Little Falls Care Center.  A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Wednesday, December 11th at…