Mission & Vision

Our Mission
The mission of City Heights Prep is 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 City Heights Prep graduates succeed in the college or university of their choice, prepared to become community leaders who work for positive change in City Heights and beyond.


Open enrollment has now closed for the 2018-2019 school year.  Applicants will be accepted on a first-come, first-served basis or will be added to a waiting list if their grade is full.  Please be sure to fill out your application as soon as possible to reserve your child’s space!

News & Announcements

Update from the School Director, Dr. Marnie Nair
Letter from the City Heights Prep Chairman of the Board of Directors
Spring Newsletter – read it here!
Earned Income Tax Credit Informational Letter
KPBS article on San Diego Schools, including City Heights Prep, that are educating refugees.
Bow Valley students from Canada visited our school. Here is an article about their experience.

WASC Update: City Heights Prep has been awarded a 6-year WASC Accreditation!!


Are you an excellent educator?  Do you want to become part of an exciting, dynamic school that wants to change the face of education?  We are expanding our team for the 2018-19 school year.  Apply today!

Upcoming Events

  • Special Board Meeting: June 9, 2018
  • Los Angeles Museum of the Holocaust Field Trip Friday, May 4th
  • UCLA & UC Irvine Overnight Trip Thursday, May 10th- Friday, May 11th
  • Half Day (Release at 12:30) Friday, May 18th
  • UCSD Field Trip Thursday, May 24th
  • NO SCHOOL Friday, May 25th
  • NO SCHOOL Monday, May 28th
  • Annual 6th Grade Camp Wednesday, May 30th-Friday, June 1st