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The best way to learn if Creighton Prep is right for you is to experience Prep in person during one of our Shadow Days. Any 7th or 8th-grade prospective or accepted student is invited to spend the day with a current Creighton Prep student. See what a day in the life of a Junior Jay entails, from start to finish -- and lunch is on us! 

Event Day Details

  • Starts at 7:45 a.m. and ends at 2 p.m.
  • Bring a book, pen and notebook. 
  • Enter at the Sullivan Center entrance on the west side of the school (same side as the bell tower) at 7:45 a.m. Parents are asked to pick up their son at this same location at 2 p.m.
  • Check into the High School Office and meet your ambassador for the day. 
  • Lunch will be provided. 
  • Parent Portion (optional): Parents are welcome to stay and walk through some FAQs about Creighton Prep and the admissions process. Plan to stay for about 30 minutes after dropping off your son, to get your questions answered! Visiting students are asked to arrive at 7:45 a.m. and the Parent Portion will begin approximately 8 a.m.


  • "C Day"
    • Block scheduling is an important part about what sets Prep apart and prepares our young men for college. Some days, we have "C Days" to help reset the A/B schedule. Take note on these Shadow Days, you will not be experiencing block scheduling. To understand more about how this day will differ, see our Bell Schedules here.
  • Dress Code
    • On all days unless specified, a collared button-up polo or dress shirt is required. Shirts must be tucked in so that the belt is visible. Pants or shorts should be conventional, solid colors such as black, navy blue, stone, brown, olive and khaki. Shoes must be closed-toed.
    • On Formal Dress Days, students should wear a dress shirt, dress pants and tie along with the usual dress code. 
  • Early Dismissal
    • Students will be done by 12:35pm. 
    • They will still monitor three classes, but lunch will NOT be provided.
  • Late Start
    • When there is an 8:35 a.m Late Start, shadows should arrive at 8:15 a.m. that morning.

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We suggest a freshman or sophomore to be the ambassador for the day.
Parent Portion (optional):
Parents are welcome to stay and walk through some FAQs about Creighton Prep and the admissions process. Plan to stay for about 30 minutes after dropping off your son, to get your questions answered!
If you can't join us, no worries - we will have plenty of opportunities to answer your questions and get to know you better at one of our other fall events.
Shadow students are asked to arrive 7:45 a.m. and the Parent Portion will begin approximately 8 a.m.
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Your child has volunteered to participate in the Creighton Preparatory Shadow Days. This activity will take place under the guidance and supervision of employee(s) from the school. If you would like your child to participate in this activity, please review the following statement of consent and release of liability and mark the Parent Permission Confirmation box below.

As parent or legal guardian, I remain fully responsible for any legal responsibility that may result from personal actions taken by my child. In agreeing to this form, I understand and agree to absolve and hold harmless Creighton Preparatory School and all sponsors, of blame for any injury, harm, loss or inconvenience in any of the activities associated with this activity.

Creighton Prep may use and publish online, in print or in other media the photograph, likeness, and video and/or audio recording of event participants for educational or news stories, illustration and marketing purposes. I understand that my child’s name will NOT be used. Additionally, no home address or telephone number will appear with such work or image. If parents do not want Creighton Prep to use or publish these items related to your child, you must notify the school in writing.

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My child has a health concern for which an Emergency Action Plan and/or medication is on file in the school office.  It is essential that my child’s Emergency Action Plan and/or medication accompany my child during this event, and I authorize the designated school representative to dispense the necessary medication as needed.

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