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Saint John’s Prep is a premier arts and sciences world school where we prize imagination, creativity and discovery. Prep offers experiences that nurture curiosity and expand horizons. We invite you to discover Saint John’s Prep!
We take learning seriously at Saint John’s Prep. Our outstanding faculty and staff challenge our students to reach beyond the familiar to try something new, to create, imagine or invent. We engage our students not only as they are but in relation to all that they can become.
Saint John’s Prep offers athletic, co-curricular and arts programs that are committed to a quality experience, highlighted by hard work, pride, and teamwork. We encourage students to try new things and challenge themselves to learn and grow outside of the classroom.
Every student takes part in our Fine Arts Program at Saint John’s Prep. Our well-rounded curriculum supports the development of appreciation and passion for fine arts that will last a lifetime.
Saint John’s Prep offers a spirited array of varsity and intramural sports. Our programs are inclusive with a strong emphasis on teamwork. Our sports teams give Prep students the opportunity to grow interpersonal, communication, and leadership skills.
Retired German Teacher/Austrian Student Director
Emmerich Sack ’15 is a retired German teacher and the current Austrian Student Director for Saint John’s Prep. He retired at the end of the 2014-2015 school year but remains an important part of the Saint John’s Prep community. In 2015 Emmy Sack was named Teacher of the Year by the Minnesota Chapter of the American Association of Teachers of German. Emmy is known as “Herr Sack” to generations of Saint John’s Prep students. He was named an honorary member of the Class of 2015 at commencement in June 2015.
“My most rewarding experience as a teacher has not been a specific event, but rather, for me to be able to fulfill a teacher’s many roles in a student’s life,” Herr Sack says. “I love to be a part of their early life, their education and to help them become a world citizen.”
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