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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.
Alumni Relations Officer
Br. Richard Crawford, OSB graduated from Saint John’s University with a major in Technical Theatre. Br. Richard also earned a Master of Arts degree in Educational Leadership from the University of Notre Dame in 2020. Among other roles on campus, he most recently served as staff accountant for Saint John’s Abbey.
Br. Richard is excited to join the Saint John’s Prep Advancement team to help our alumni from the United States and all over the world connect with each other and their alma mater.
Br. Richard thoroughly enjoys working with the students of Saint John’s Prep and has served as technical director for ten Spring Musicals and eight Fall Plays on campus. Before entering the monastery, he was employed by Fine Arts Programming at CSB/SJU. Bringing a wealth of technical expertise to Prep Theatre, he is appreciative of all the time that students and parents put into making the magic happen on the Prep stage.
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