University Preparatory School (Redding, California)

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University Preparatory School
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University Preparatory School (Redding, California)
2200 Eureka Way

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96001

United States
Coordinates 40°35′13″N122°24′18″W / 40.587°N 122.405°W / 40.587; -122.405 Coordinates: 40°35′13″N122°24′18″W / 40.587°N 122.405°W / 40.587; -122.405
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Opened2004
StatusOpen
School district Shasta Union High School District
PrincipalShelle Peterson
Grades6-12
Enrollment950 (2020-21) [1]
Color(s)   
MascotPanther
Website www.uprep.net

University Preparatory School is a grade 6-12 college preparatory school located in Redding, California, United States established in 2004. The school is a charter school within the Shasta Union High School District. [2]

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Located in the Shasta Learning Center, the school's facilities include three gymnasiums, a stadium with an all-weather turf field, softball and baseball fields, and 1000-seat theater.

Highly respected as one of the best 250 schools in the country, it has some of the highest AP and average SAT/ACT scores of all public high schools in the country.

Administration

Shelle Peterson (Hill) is the current principal at U-Prep. It is her 6th year (as of 2020) on the job. Her admin team includes assistant principals Monica Cabral and Rochelle Angley, a former teacher at the school who served as a VP at Parsons Junior High during the 2015–16 school year. New to the team in 2019-2020 is administrative intern Cory Reagan, who has been teaching Human Geography, Language Arts, and Social Studies at the school.

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References

  1. "Admissions". University Preparatory School. Retrieved September 17, 2021.
  2. "About". Shasta Union High School District. Archived from the original on 5 October 2011. Retrieved 5 October 2011.