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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 Educators to Attend Smithsonian Teacher Innovator Institute

Science teachers Anne Artz, Shaoni Bandyopadhyay and Ted Kim will attend the Teacher Innovator Institute at the Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum in Washington, D.C.

Preuss School Ranked Top High School

Preuss has been named the top high school in San Diego by U.S. News and World Report, which just released its annual list of “Best High Schools.”

Preuss Earns Accolades

When The Preuss School UC San Diego 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.


June 22

Senior Breakfast

June 25


June 26

Summer Break Begins