About Preston High School
Since 1947, Preston High School has offered unrivaled educational guidance and individual growth to the young girls of Bronx, NY. Established by the Sisters of the Divine Compassion, this respected college preparatory school strives to provide a top-quality, all-girls education, enriching the minds and emboldening the hearts of all who pass through its doors. When it comes time for your daughters to graduate and embrace life’s future challenges, they’ll be able to tackle every obstacle with the invaluable experiences of Preston High School fondly preserved in the back of their minds.
With an emphasis on combining structured curriculum with real world experiences to produce a sharp mind and a reflexive moral compass, this Catholic high school prides itself on shaping well-rounded students. The school resides in a reformed 19th-century mansion on the East River, providing students a scenic and inspiring environment in which to grow. With 100% of graduating girls earning college acceptances, it’s no question that a Preston High School education guarantees success.
This private high school limits enrollment to a small class of 530 girls, and an even more intimate teacher/student ratio of 1:13. In addition to standard high school subjects, Preston High School students participate in specialized studies such as a Christian service program and a computer program, and are invited to enroll in Honors, Advanced Placement, and college-credit classes to supplement their thirst for knowledge. Co-curricular activities are just as thriving—from sports teams and musical theater productions to countless clubs and organizations.
Whether you’re a prospective student or a parent looking for the program that best suits your child, call Preston High School at (718) 863-9134 to learn more about this celebrated college preparatory school. For an in-depth look at admissions requirements and student life, visit the website.