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Welcome to our new website! University Preparatory, located in Victorville, CA, is an award-winning grade 7-12 school of choice within the Victor Valley Union High School District. We have twice been recognized with a National Blue Ribbon Award (2010 and 2016) and have been named a California Gold Ribbon school, a California Distinguished School, and have earned the Title 1 Academic Achievement Award. In 2017, U.S. News and World Report gave UP a Gold Medal Ranking for the 4th year in a row. In 2018, UP received a Silver Medal Ranking, and is currently ranked #106 in the state and 620th in the nation.

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UP has been nominated by the Daily Press for Best Middle and High School in the high desert.

Register and vote for UP as top high school

Register and vote for UP as top middle school

Voting continues through February 3 and you can vote once a day.

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To become a UP parent volunteer you must complete the following process.

1. Fill out the UP volunteer request form.
(Click on form below and print out)
UP Parent Volunteer Request Form
2. Bring completed form to UP campus for Ms. Hatcher to sign.
3. Take the completed form with Ms. Hatcher's signature to the district office.
16350 Mojave Drive
Victorville, CA
You will also need to provide a TB examination certificate and either a Valid Driver's License or DMV identification card.
You will need to be fingerprinted as part of the approval process.
4. The school will notify you when you have received clearance to volunteer at our school.
If you have any questions or concerns please contact Yessika Barrientos our Family Engagement Liaison at
760-243-5940 extension 35117
or email her at 

UP Celebrates 2nd Prestigious

Blue Ribbon Award


On March 22, 2017 UP celebrated its second National Blue Ribbon

Click to read the Daily Press article about UP's celebration of success

 Blue Ribbon Award Winner 2010 & 2016
US News & World Report nationally ranked school for the seventh straight year in 2018.

University Preparatory Page at US News & World Report

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Parent Workshops
If you have missed one of the parent workshops please check the Parents tab at the top of the screen to see what is new for UP parents. The most recently added presentations are "How to pay for College" and "Inappropriate Teen Cell Phone Use". 


Jaguarts Announces
2019 Art Contest

Submissions will be accepted between
December 10, 2018 and February 28,2019
There is a one dollar entrance fee.
No videos, photography or sculptures 
will be accepted. There are four categories
artists to participate in.


What do Jaguars Do?
"They PROWL!"
Problem solve  
Respect themselves and others 
Organize for the present 
Work hard to succeed 
Lead by example

PROWL Evaluation Rubric

Students in Mrs. Lovato's 6th period class appear in Daily Press.

Click here to read Daily Press article on Mrs. Lovato's students.    

UP 7th grader Caitlin Stark was featured recently in the Daily Press. Click on link below to read the article.  

UP student Caitlin Stark featured in the Daily Press  

  Aeries Student Information System 
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  college bound

Click below to see where the class of 2017 is today.

UP Seniors are going places!

Box Top
UP is now a Box Top school. UP will receive 10 cents for each box top collected. See the Parent Resource Center tab above for information on participating products. Please collect and save your box tops. You can drop them off in the front office or send with your student. Contributing students will be entered in a drawing to win a "Go to the front of the lunch line pass." 


University Preparatory
Established 2005
three r's
Go Jags! 

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Updates will be coming soon!



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