From the Head of School: Our Lenten Journey

    A Lenten Journey Journey is an oft-used metaphor to describe Lent, no doubt because the season spans a total of 46 days and provides ample time for thoughtful spiritual and personal reflection. The dictionary defines journey as both a noun –…

    In Memoriam ~ John James Radde ’61

    John James Radde ’61 Brother of Fred Radde ’66 and Thomas Radde ’71 John James Radde passed away at Emerald Crest of Victoria on Sunday, February 7, 2021 at the age of 77. He was born at Nagel Hospital in…

    SJP Senior Named National Merit Finalist

    Saint John’s Prep’s Alton Mies ’21 Recognized by NMS Collegeville, MN:  Saint John’s Prep Senior Alton Mies, son of Susan and Jeff Mies of Cold Spring, MN is a finalist in the National Merit Scholarship Program. Alton is the brother…

    In Memoriam ~ Ardell “Casey” Vilandre ’50

    Ardell Arthur “Casey” Vilandre ’50 Ardell Arthur “Casey” Vilandre, 88, of Fountain Hills passed away peacefully at home on Feb. 12, 2021. Casey was born in Grand Forks, N.D., on April 18, 1932, the only child of Arthur Napoleon and…

    Our Role in a Complex World- Commentary from Jon McGee

    Our Role in a Complex World “Before any action we take, we must remember to move forward with love.” Martin Luther King, Jr. All of us likely would acknowledge that we live in remarkably complicated times. But our students –…

    In Memoriam ~ Christopher Weber ’65

    CHRISTOPHER JOHN WEBER  July 5, 1947 – January 27, 2021 Chris Weber was born in Pasadena, CA but spent most of his life in Minneapolis, MN. He passed away in Concord, Ca, on January 27, 2021 from heart and lung…

    In Memoriam ~ Robert Wind ’49

    Robert Wind ’49 Bob died peacefully on January 13, 2021, surrounded by family at the age of 89, due to complications of COVID. He was born October 8, 1931. He was the 10th of 11 children, born to John and…

    In Memoriam ~ Glenn Kirsch ’50

    Glenn Kirsch ’50 Glenn passed away at the age of 88, on December 7, 2020, one day before his 64th wedding anniversary to his bride Shirley Viola Kirsch. He was born on October 18, 1932 in Victoria, MN. Glenn is…

    In Memoriam ~ Jeffery Gair ’66

    Jeffery A Gair ’66 Jeffery A Gair, 72, of Coon Rapids, MN died on January 1st, 2021. He was born a “blue eyed observer” on February 6th, 1948 in Minneapolis, MN to Florence and Norbert Gair. He was raised with…

    In Memoriam ~ Jerome Zachman ’45

    Jerome H. Zachman ’45 June 13, 1926 ~ December 30, 2020 (age 94) Jerome H. Zachman passed away peacefully December 30, 2020. Survived by Children; Jean (Ken) Ziegler, Jeffrey (Paula) Zachman; 2 grandchildren and 4 step children; 1 great grandson…