Highland Preparatory School

     Tel: (805)602-6721
Grades: K - 12 | 27 students
Highland Preparatory School was established as a private school program in 1987.
In 1992, HPS filed for non-profit status and became incorporated.
Highland is a member of Christian Home Educators Association of California and Home School Legal Defense Association.
As Christian believers, we accept the Bible as the inspired Word of God.
Our philosophy of education must then come from the principals found in God's Word.
We understand education to be defined as the teaching and training of our children on all levels: spiritual, intellectual, emotional, and physical.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Other special emphasis association(s)
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported all
Year Founded 1987

Student Body

Total Students 27 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 50%
State avg.: 45%
Students by Grade Highland Preparatory School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 12 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 3:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 80%
Average Class Size 3 students
Number of AP Courses 10 courses
Average SAT score 600
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Tuition is paid on a monthly basis with discounts given for full payment received by September 30.
Acceptance Rate 100%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Joy Unger
Admissions Associate Kristin Murdock

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Valley View Adventist Academy (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Arroyo Grande Montessori School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Arroyo Grande Montessori School (0.3 miles away)
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  • Arroyo GrandeArroyo Grande Montessori School
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    216 Oak St
    Arroyo GrandeCA93420
    (805)473-2979
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    0.3 mi | 3 students | Gr. PK-KG                      
  • Arroyo GrandeValley View Adventist Academy
      (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    230 Vernon Street
    Arroyo GrandeCA93420
    (805)489-2687
      (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    0.5 mi | 83 students | Gr. K-10                      
  • Arroyo GrandeSt Patricks Catholic School
      (Roman Catholic)
    900 W Branch St
    Arroyo GrandeCA93420
    (805)489-1210
      (Roman Catholic)
    0.5 mi | 290 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • Arroyo GrandeLighthouse Christian School
      (Pentecostal)
    497 Fair Oaks Ave
    Arroyo GrandeCA93420
    (805)481-4673
      (Pentecostal)
    0.5 mi | 38 students | Gr. K-12                      
  • Arroyo GrandePacific Coast Christian School
    Daycare / Preschool  (Assembly of God)
    207 Pilgrim Way
    Arroyo GrandeCA93420
    (805)474-1074
    Daycare / Preschool  (Assembly of God)
    0.9 mi | 13 students | Gr. K                      

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