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Student Spotlight: Junior Senette Wiah

What are your favorite things about being a student at West Catholic? I love being a student at West because of the people; Faculty and staff are always available to help and support the students, and there are also a lot of activities and sports to participate in. It’s a great way for students to […]

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Students Take Big Leap into their Future at West Catholic Prep’s College Instant Decision Day

In November and December, five colleges/universities came to West Catholic for “College Instant Decision Day” — a growing trend that gives college admissions representatives a one-day opportunity to meet personally with students at their high schools to review their applications and materials and potentially offer them instant admission. And, here at West Catholic, the five visiting schools found more than 50 students who are not only intellectually ready for college work, but also have the ambition to contribute to a challenging academic environment.

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Football brings home District Championship

The West Catholic Burrs football team has done it again!  On Saturday November 12th, the West Catholic Prep Varsity Football team took home the combined District XI/XII Championship, defeating Bishop McDevitt 34-33 in double overtime. The team is currently 10-2 this season and finished with 6 wins and 1 loss in Catholic League play. West […]

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Faculty and Student Spotlight

Student Spotlight- Jessica Burnett’ 19 Jessica Burnett is currently a senior here at West Catholic Preparatory High School. Her favorite subjects are math and science, mainly due to the challenge those subjects offer her. “I’ve always had a strong passion for science, ever since grade school” she added. That passion led Jessica to be nominated […]

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First Day of School Information

Roster pick-up will take place on Thursday, August 30th from 8:30am-2:30pm for all grade levels. Additionally, parents and students will be able to view their schedule using their PowerSchool login through the PowerSchool website. First day of school for Freshmen- Wednesday, September 5th 7:45 – 2:40pm. Freshman/Parent BBQ – 5:00 p.m. First day of school for Sophomores, Juniors, and Seniors: Thursday, […]

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Mr. Wallace Weaver Hired as the Director of Admissions

Mr. Wallace Weaver has been hired as the Director of Admissions here at West Catholic.  Mr. Weaver has spent the past four years teaching, first in Newark, NJ and most recently at KIPP Charter in Philadelphia.  A resident of Philadelphia, Mr. Weaver is a 2010 graduate from Bishop McDevitt, then of Seton Hall University. “There […]