New Heights Preparatory School

  • New Heights offers an intellectually demanding and creative curriculum within a supportive, personal environment that has at its base in the notion of safety, equity, and inclusion for all.
  • New Heights strives to help each student develop a personal commitment to learning, a respect for independent thinking, a sense of social commitment, an appreciation of the valuable traditions of the past, and a concern for the future.
  • New Heights students are provided a spectrum of program opportunities including visual arts, literature, languages, music, math, drama, history, science, dance, athletics, computer science, community service, and environmental/experiential education.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Independent Private Schools Association
Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades 6-12
Year Founded 2006

Student Body

Total Students 83 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
18%
State avg.: 43%
Students by Grade New Heights Preparatory School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 14 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 6:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
90%
Average Class Size 12 students
Number of AP Courses 1 courses

Finances and Admission

Yearly Tuition Cost $17,000
% on Financial Aid
10%
Average Financial Aid Grant $6,000
Acceptance Rate
62%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Hilda Jimenez
Admissions Associate Tiffany Staines

Sports

Total Sports Offered 4 sports
Sports Cross Country, Equestrian, Golf, TennisCross CountryEquestrian,
GolfTennis,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 11 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Aviation Program, Bass, Creative Writing, Drums, Film Production, Junior National Honors Society, Music, National Honors Society, Piano, Songwriting, Student Leadership Bass, Drums, Music, Piano, Songwriting, Aviation Program,
Creative Writing,
Film Production,
Junior National Honors Society,
National Honors Society,
Student Leadership,

School Notes

  • We offer numerous enrichment activities that complement our regular programs and provide high school and college credits as well. Our technical and creative arts program is dedicated to developing creative problem solving skills through art, science, computer science, computer graphic design, & technology. These activities enhance our students' abilities to enter top academic and professional universities. Other programs offered include robotics, aviation, visual arts, performing arts (theater and classical/contemporary music), film, and character animation. Many of these classes are supported by parents and professionals who actively participate as teachers and tutors.
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