Xavier choir wins three awards at WorldStrides Festival

Xavier College Preparatory’s Honor Choir took top honors at WorldStrides Heritage Festival March 29, winning all three awards for which it was eligible. The choir, under the direction of Brittanie Hockins with Naoko Garrison accompanying, earned 1st Place Gold in the women’s choir division; earned the Adjudicator’s Award for a total score above 95 out […]

Xavier Mothers’ Guild to host Scholarship Fashion Show

The Xavier College Preparatory Mothers’ Guild will present its 2019 Scholarship Fashion Show Friday, March 8 at the JW Marriott Desert Ridge Resort, 5350 E. Marriott Drive in Phoenix. This year’s theme is “Legacy,” acknowledging 75 years of educating high school girls while moving toward our centenary celebration in 2043. The legacy lives on in […]

Xavier student earns Transamerica Scholarship Honor Roll status

Ashley Menne, class of 2020 at Xavier College Preparatory, has been named to the 2018 Transamerica Scholarship Honor Roll. “When I found out that I made the Transamerica Honor Roll, I felt excited to finally achieve this accomplishment. I also felt that all the efforts I have made this year finally paid off,” Ms. Menne […]

Xavier College Prep to host fundraiser breakfast

Xavier College Preparatory will host X Breakfast 2018 at 7:30 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 27 on the school’s campus at 4710 N. Fifth St. in Phoenix. This year’s speakers are Jeannette Maré, founder of Ben’s Bells Project, and Xavier alumna and neuroscience Ph.D. candidate, Kathryn Post. All members and friends of the Xavier community are welcome […]

Xavier student Borrego captures national photo contest as finalist

Xavier College Preparatory junior Mackenzie Ashton Borrego is amongst finalists in Photographer’s Forum Magazine’s 2018 photo contest. Taking pictures since childhood, she enrolled in a beginning photography class last year, according to a press release. She and her classmates were required to submit their work to a contest at the end of the semester. The […]

Sister Lynn Winsor: 44 years at Xavier and going strong

Sister Lynn Winsor has been a member of the Xavier College Preparatory community for nearly 45 years, working with student-athletes in myriad capacities and leaving an impact along the way. Those efforts did not escape the Arizona Interscholastic Association’s eye. The AIA recently awarded Winsor its first Lifetime Achievement Award at its annual Champions Awards […]

Xavier College Preparatory celebrates 75 years of education

Seventy-five years ago, the first and only all women’s Catholic high school in Phoenix opened its doors to its inaugural class of 11 students. Founded in 1943 by the Jesuit fathers of St. Francis Xavier Parish and staffed by three Sisters of Charity of the Blessed Virgin Mary, the new Xavier High School was originally […]

Xavier Prep soccer star wins Gatorade honors

Xavier College Preparatory junior Kyla Ferry has been named the Gatorade Arizona Girls Soccer Player of the Year. In addition to honoring her athletic excellence, the award also recognizes the student’s academic achievement as well as her overall character. She has maintained a weighted GPA of 4.14, and she also tutors, helps to coach youth […]

Xavier College Preparatory students are honored for award-winning artwork

Six Xavier College Preparatory students were honored for their artwork at the Annual Congressional District 9 High School Art Exhibit and Competition awards reception. According to a press release, the following students were honored on April 28 at the Art Institute of Phoenix where the event was held: Junior Fiona Pan placed first in the […]

Xavier College Prep host alumnae for 75th anniversary

Several hundred Xavier College Preparatory alumnae returned to the school’s campus Thursday, April 12 for an all-alumnae celebration in honor of the 75th Anniversary and Diamond Jubilee of Xavier’s founding in 1943. Members of the school’s first graduating Class of 1947 through its most recent graduating Class of 2017, as well as retired and current […]