Our Mission

It is our mission to provide an excellent neighborhood based and college preparatory education for middle and high school students in City Heights.

Our Vision

It is our vision to see our graduates succeed in the college or university of their choice, prepared to be community leaders who work for positive change in City Heights and beyond.

We represent over 17 countries and 28 languages

Keeping with our mission of being a walkable neighborhood-based school, we serve a high proportion of students who have arrived to City Heights from various countries around the world. Our students come from Cambodia, Ethiopia, Eritrea, Haiti, Iran, Kenya, Malaysia, Mexico, Myanmar, Nepal, The Republic of Congo, Somalia, Sudan, Syria, Uganda, The United States, and Vietnam.

Here, we prepare students for collegic success

We offer a variety of Academic Courses & Afterschool Clubs

We recognize that every student has a unique set of talents, dreams, and interests. Because of that, in addition to our rigorous academic courses, we provide a wide range of after school clubs for students to choose from.


ELA, Reading, AE


Earth Science, Life Science, Psychology


Life Skills

Foreign Language

French, Spanish, and German


IM, Algebra I & II, Geometry


American History, Social Studies



Afterschool Clubs

Yearbook, Computer, Soccer, Student Government, Volleyball, Fitness, Robotics, and JROTC


Our Upcoming Events & Activities



Field Trip: Art Museum

Our ninth and twelth grade students will be embarking on a field trip to the San Diego Museum of Art.

Event Info

When: Tuesday, March 12th

Where: San Diego Museum of Art, Balboa Park



Spring Break

Due to Spring Break, our school will be closed from March 25 through April 5, and will reopen again on April 8.

Event Info

When: March 25-April 5



Welcome Back

The final stretch of our 2018-2019 school year begins as we welcome our students back from Spring Break.

Event Info

When: April 8 @ 8am

Looking to join City Heights Prep?

Get in touch today!