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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.


Bus Schedule Changes Effective January 5, 2015

Please take note that the new bus schedule will be in effect when students return to school from break.

In Memoriam: Fiona Tudor

A “versatile contributor to arts, philanthropy,” Fiona Tudor was a valued member of The Preuss School Founders’ Circle.

Longtime Educator Honored with Award

Hugh “Bud” Mehan, UC San Diego professor emeritus and one of the founders of Preuss, received the USD Remarkable Leaders in Education Award.

Volunteers: Good for Preuss, Good for Business

Preuss, like many other non-profits, can benefit greatly from company-sponsored volunteer programs.

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.


December 19, 2014

Middle School Dance/Activities

December 19, 2014

Admissions Deadline

Dec 22, 2014 - Jan 2, 2015

Winter Break