University Preparatory School is a free public grades 6-12 charter school sponsored by the Shasta Union High School District in Redding, California ... Read More
U.S. News & World Report ranked U-Prep #87 in California, #620 (top 1%) nationally and #118 in Charter High Schools in its 'Best High Schools in America' ranking 2020.Read More
U-Prep was recognized as a 2018-2019 ERP Honor Roll School.Read More
U-Prep is a California Distinguished School. This is the second time U-Prep has been awarded this title. Click on the logo for a description of U-Prep’s Model Program and PracticesRead More
In America’s Most Challenging High Schools 2017 by Washington Post, U-Prep is ranked 264 out of 2,324 schools nationwide; among strictly public schools in California, U-Prep ranks #22.Read More
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A short video message from Mr. Dan Beans, Director of REU, congratulating the winners of the Powering Redding's Future scholarships. Congratulations to winners of REU scholarship at U-Prep.Watch the Video
Jostens has just launched a new platform, Yearbook Digital Signing Pages, that gives every student in our school the chance to create virtual signing pages, invite their friends to leave messages, and print out the final pages to keep with the yearbook as a permanent keepsake. This is free for every student whether they purchased a yearbook or not. This is a great option while we await the arrival of the annual Panthera. The link below allows students to get started with their yearbook signing.Visit Jostens
My time at U-Prep was more than I hoped for. I had many opportunities to be a leader and I was totally set up for success.
After graduating, I went off to Santa Clara University. I started at SCU with my career in math confidently in mind, as we Panthers are taught to do.
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