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Recognized by Newsweek as the top transformative high school in the nation for three years in a row, The Preuss School UCSD is a unique charter middle and high school for low income students who strive to become the first in their families to graduate from college. With nearly 100 percent of our graduates going on to higher education, Preuss shapes more than minds, we shape futures.


Preuss Earns Accolades

When The Preuss School UCSD opened its doors in 1999, no one knew that it would become a national phenomenon.

Preuss School Students Organize “A Call for Change”

Students held the special event with community leaders in honor of the 19th anniversary of the Columbine High shooting.

The Preuss School Celebrates 20th Year with April 20 Benefit

The Preuss School will celebrate 20 years of excellence year at its annual benefit, the Preuss Promise, on April 20.

Mr. Weber Honored as Educator of the Year

Preuss School math teacher David Weber was honored as the California League of Schools (CLS) Region 9 “High School Educator of the Year.”


May 25

Teacher & Staff Appreciate Breakfast

May 26