Our Mission

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

Our Vision

Our vision is to see our graduates succeed in the college or university of their choice and 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, Language Intervention


Earth Science, Life Science, AP Psychology, Biology


Study & Life Skills

Foreign Language

French, Spanish, and German


P.E., Soccer, Volleyball, Fitness Club


IM, Algebra I & II, Geometry

Government & History

World History, Social Studies, Government/Economics


Art, AP Art, Art Honors Society

Other Electives & Afterschool Clubs

Creative Writing, Drama, Yearbook, Project Lead the Way, Robotics, JROTC, Student Government, Gay Straight Alliance, Environmental Superheroes 


Our Upcoming Events & Activities



After School Clubs Begin

After School Clubs take place Mondays-Thursdays until the end of the semester.

Event Info

Mondays – ASB

Tuesdays – Fitness, Soccer, Yearbook

Wednesdays – Fitness

Thursdays – Soccer, Girls Club, Girls Basketball



Winter Break Begins!

City Heights Prep will be closed from December 16th-January 3rd, and will resume on January 6th.

Event Info

When: November 25th-29th




Remember: when school resumes on January 6th, classes will officially be held at our NEW LOCATION.

Event Info

When: January 6th

Where: 4260 54th Street, San Diego 92115

Looking to join City Heights Prep?

Get in touch today!