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About U-PREP

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

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U.S. News & World Report ranked U-Prep #1 in Redding, #37 in California, #302 (top 1%) nationally and #74 in Charter High Schools in its 'Best High Schools in America' ranking 2022.

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U-Prep was selected as the BEST PUBLIC SCHOOL in Best of the North State 2020!

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U-Prep was recognized as a 2019-2020 ERP Honor Roll School.

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U-Prep is ranked 375 (top 2%) among the 22,000 high schools in the nation by the 2019 Jay Mathews Challenge Index High School Rankings!

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Spirit Week (Jan. 30th - Feb. 3rd)

  • Monday 1/30 -- CYBER HACKER (Pajama Day)
  • Tuesday 1/31 -- TREASURE HUNT (Pirates/Beach)
  • Wednesday 2/01 -- IDENTITY THEFT (Dress as someone else)
  • Thursday 2/02 -- JAILBREAK (Orange/Stripes)
  • Friday 2/03 -- INTO THE VAULT (U-Prep Spirit)
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7th & 8th Grades Semi-Formal Dance

  • 5:30 PM -- 7:30 PM
  • Saturday, February 4th, 2023
  • 100 Mercy Oaks Drive
  • Pre-sale: $15 with ASB and $20 without ASB
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High School Semi-Formal Dance

  • 8 PM -- 11 PM
  • Saturday, February 4th, 2023
  • 100 Mercy Oaks Drive
  • Pre-sale: $20 with ASB and $25 without ASB
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U-Prep Baseball Camp

  • Ages: 8-14
  • 9:00 am -- 12:00 pm
  • February 20-23, 2023
  • $90 or $80 for siblings
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