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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 UC San Diego 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 School UC San Diego Ranked Region’s Top High School for Third Year

The Preuss School was also ranked the 7th best high school in California, ranked the 58th best school in the U.S. (up from #76 last year), and the 14th best charter school in the nation (up from 25th last year).

The Promise of Preuss

Annual benefit features talk by first alumna to return to teach at the school, Indira Hood-Esparza.

Principal Barton Honored by La Jolla Rotary

Preuss School Principal Scott Barton was honored recently by the La Jolla Rotary Club with a Vocational Services Award. Congratulations, Mr. Barton!

Preuss School’s Tiffany Majors Honored as California Educator of the Year

Tiffany Majors, an English teacher at The Preuss School UC San Diego, has been named the statewide High School Educator of the Year by the California League of Schools.


May 7

PTA Executive Board Meeting

May 24

Teacher and Staff Appreciation Breakfast

May 24

Middle School Social

May 25

Senior Prom

May 27

Memorial Day - NO SCHOOL