Mission Statement

A safe, caring and accepting community enables Hilton Head Prep to mold students of strong character. Through students' engagement with exemplary faculty, participation in co-curricular arts and athletic programs, and meaningful involvement with the community, Prep will prepare competent and motivated students to succeed in college and beyond. Hilton Head Prep curriculum will incorporate a solid foundation with critical thinking skills while leveraging students' creativity in preparing them to thrive in an ever-changing world.

Distinguished Citizens Awards

Hilton Head Preparatory School’s
Jubilee and Distinguished Citizens Dinner

Saturday, February 9, 2019

Sea Pines Country Club
30 Governors Road, Hilton Head Island

Chaired by Prep parent Mrs. Mary Calamari and past parent Mr. Dennis Puckey

It is with great pleasure we invite you to participate in Hilton Head Preparatory School’s Jubilee and Distinguished Citizens Dinner. This event will be held at the Sea Pines Country Club and will take place on Saturday, February 9, 2019. For more information about the 2019 Jubilee and Distinguished Citizens Dinner, please contact Margot Brown, Director of Development and Finance at 843-715-8506 or mbrown@hhprep.org. Special opportunities exist including completely tax-deductible dinner, décor, music, and invitation underwriting, congratulatory ad journal advertisements, and VIP tables.


Announcing our 2019 Honorees:


Dr. Michael W. Bassett, '92 was chosen to receive the alumni award as a committed alumnus who has made significant contributions to Hilton Head Prep and the greater society while attending Prep and continuing post-graduation.

Miss Jaunell Murphy, '00, Mr. Nicholas U. Murphy II, '98, and Mr. Niles U. Murphy, '06 were chosen to receive the Athletic Awards as alumni who performed with excellence and lettered in varsity sports while at Prep.

Prep faculty member, Mrs. Peg Hamilton, was chosen to receive the Educator Award by demonstrating exceptional leadership, commitment, character, and achievement during her tenure at Prep and significantly contributing to the quality of education at Prep inspiring hundreds of students.

Mr. James S. MacLeod was chosen to receive the Leader/Friend of Prep for his dedication to advance the ideals, mission, vision, and traditions of Prep while also greatly contributing to the school in a philanthropic manner while advancing Prep’s mission.

Mr. and Mrs. Maynard Barker were chosen to receive the Parent Volunteer award as dedicated past Prep parents who were involved with many school committees and activities, and who significantly contributed to the quality of the Prep community as loyal and devoted supporters and volunteers of Prep activities.

Mrs. Nicole A. Seitz, ‘90 was chosen to receive the Arts Award as an alumna who performed with excellence in the arts while at Prep and continuing post-graduation.