Balancing Academic Drive with Self-Wellness

Here at the Prep, our students take advantage of the many academic choices available to them. Whether excelling in our many UC approved College Prep courses, striving for college credit with our Advanced Placement Courses or embracing the global ethos of the...
Will the UC Schools Go Test-Optional?

Will the UC Schools Go Test-Optional?

Last week the LA Times asked the question: Will the UC schools drop their SAT requirement?  It’s an interesting question and part of a growing movement within higher education and college admission to reevaluate whether or not standardized tests are quality predictors...
10 Ways to Make Freshmen Year Your Best Year

10 Ways to Make Freshmen Year Your Best Year

With the start of a new school year it is always a good time to set some goals to ensure that you are ready to take advantage of everything available to you. And seeing as how our freshmen are new to the Prep and to high school in general, I thought that I would take...