Pencey Preparatory School is a prep school located in Agerstown, Pennsylvania. it is the school that Holden Caulfield is leaving at the beginning of the book.


Pencey advertises in numerous magazines. The ads depict a boy on a horse jumping over a fence, and underneath the picture it says: Since 1888 we have been molding boys into splendid, clear-thinking young men.


Coming soon.


Thurmer- Headmaster

Mr. Spencer- History Department

Mr. Zambeski

¿Mr. Antolini?

Notable Alumni Edit

Mr. Ossenburger

Holden's Feelings about the School Edit

Hates the goddam place.

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