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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.


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.

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.


November 24-28, 2014

Thanksgiving Holiday- SCHOOL CLOSED

December 2, 2014

Yearbook Pre-Sale

December 2, 2014

PTA Executive Board Meeting

December 4, 2014

Preuss Board of Directors Meeting