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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 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.


Lytle Scholarship Concert Honors ‘Harlem Hellfighters’ April 19

Proceeds benefit scholarships for Preuss graduates who attend Thurgood Marshall College at UC San Diego.

Students at Preuss Waste No Water

See the video students made for the San Diegans Waste No Water campaign. You can do your part, too!

Celebrate the Preuss Promise – April 17

Our annual benefit helps ensure that we can continue to provide the transformative power of a Preuss education for years to come.

Preuss Featured in San Diego Magazine’s Big Ideas Issue

Principal Scott Barton was one of 25 San Diegans highlighted in the special issue and advocated for a longer school day and school year.


April 17-19, 2015

Rotary Youth Leadership Awards (RYLA) 2015 Leadership Camp

April 17, 2015

Preuss Benefit Gala

April 18, 2015

Science Festival

April 20, 2015

11th Grade Career Day