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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, highly motivated 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 Named One of America’s Top High Schools

Preuss was named the top “change-making” school in “America’s Top High Schools 2014,” a recently-released ranking by The Daily Beast.

Preuss Grads Celebrate Achievements

Senior Daniel Million is one of two recipients of the prestigious Gates Millennium Scholarship. The Class of 2014 garnered over $1.6 million in award money.

Science Teacher Awarded Prestigious Fellowship

Shannon Baird is one of 14 educators from across the nation to receive a Frontiers in Science Research Teaching Fellowship from the American Physiology Society.

Space Camp Scholarships Awarded to Students

Three Preuss students received full scholarships to attend Space Camp in Alabama this summer thanks to law firm Fish & Richardson.


October 29, 2014

Fieldtrip to The Old Globe Theater

October 27-31, 2014

October Spirit Week

November 1, 2014

Admissions Open House

November 4, 2014

Saturday Enrichment Academy