U-Prep is an educational community invested in developing confident, capable, and compassionate citizens.
We offer university level preparation in fine arts, literature, languages, history, mathematics, science, and philosophy.
HIGH SCHOOL COURSE REQUIREMENTS (Grades 9-12):
English: 4 years
Mathematics: 3 years
Science: 2 years lab, 1 year physical, 1 year life
Social Science: 4 years
Physical Education: 2 years
Visual/Performing Arts: 1 year
Foreign Language: 2 years (after 8th grade)
Advisory/Tutorial: 3 years
Senior Transition: 1 year (seniors only)
PERFORMANCE REQUIREMENTS: (skills satisfied in other classes)
Health: Satisfied by Biology/Freshman P.E.
Computer Proficiency: Must pass a competency test or Computer Technology course
All graduates must demonstrate a minimum competency in reading, writing and mathematics by school approved standards to measure proficiency. Students must pass the California High School Exit Exam (CAHSEE) to graduate.
TOTAL CREDITS REQUIRED: 260 credits
Seven periods offered per day through senior year. Five units of credit per semester are earned when a student passes one class.