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.
Eleven Preuss students participated in an intensive two-week summer research program at the Sanford Burnham Prebys Medical Discovery Institute.
Indira Esparza, an alumna of Preuss and UC San Diego, will begin grad school at UC San Diego with the inaugural Weil Family Teacher Preparation Fellowship.
Four Preuss students completed a months-long animal husbandry project by releasing 40 tagged fish into Mission Bay.
U.S. News & World Report ranked the school best in the county, 5th in California, 9th best charter school in the country and 39th overall in the nation.
First Day of School