Student Achievements

Class of 2018 Accomplishments
  • 82 graduates in the Class of 2018
  • 26 Presidential Award for Educational Excellence recipients
  • 8 Illinois State Scholars
  • 5 graduates of the International Baccalaureate Diploma Program
  • Over $5.2 million in scholarships earned for college
  • 100% of graduates accepted to college

2017-18 Individual Recognition in Academics, Service, and Athletics:

Senior Class Award Recipients

Class of 2018 Valedictorian
Logan Kurker

Class of 2018 Salutatorian
Stephanie Nguyen

Fr. Francis Gordon Award
Logan Kurker

Brother Ed Jaszkowski Award
Sara Lynch

DePaul Prep Leadership Award
Andrea Pensamiento

Core Values Award
Elena Reilly

Art Award
Sara Lynch

English Award
Logan Kurker

Kinetic Wellness Award
Matthew Benz

Katerina Flynn

Business Award
Marcus Monge

Religious Studies Award
Sara Lynch

Science Award
David Rios

Social Studies Award
Joseph Cardo

Mathematics Award
Patricia Wu

Performing Arts Award
Matthew Podgorny

Spanish Language Award
Yeshay Choden

French Language Award
Dayanara Montes de Oca
Alicia Pensamiento

Male Student-Athlete of the Year
Franck Tsoungui

Female Student-Athlete of the Year
Kailee Carro
Kira Nishibayashi

Underclassman Awards

Junior of the Year
Alanna McKenna '19

Sophomore of the Year
Alfredo MacLaughlin '20

Freshman of the Year
Victor Torres-Reyes '21

2017-18 School Year Highlights
  • 13 students taking Dual Enrollment classes in conjunction with DePaul University in Summer 2018
  • Largest freshman class registered to date - 153 and counting in the Class of 2022!
  • 90% of senior class participation in Kairos Retreats
  • Over 10,000 hours of volunteering and service logged
  • More than $100,000 raised for DePaul Prep at our annual Poker & Casino Night in March 2018
  • Approximately $500,000 received in scholarship funds from partner organizations

Spring Honor Roll, June 2018

Honors with Distinction - 3.83 and higher
First Honors - 3.5 to 3.829
Second Honors - 3.0 to 3.49