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



College Field Trip

From May 20-23, our 11th grade students will be embarking on a college field trip, during which they will tour several college campuses.

Event Info

When: May 20-23

Where: UCLA, USC, Cal Poly SLO, UCSB, UC Berkeley, and SFSU




Students will spend the day enjoying the rides and attractions at Legoland.

Event Info

When: May 23

Where: Legoland



Four Day Weekend

City Heights Prep will be closed from May 24-27 due to the four day weekend. Classes will resume May 28.

Event Info

When: May 24-27

Looking to join City Heights Prep?

Get in touch today!