Gompers Preparatory Academy is a 6th-12th Grade charter school offering all students:
- A WASC (Western Association of Schools & Colleges) accredited college preparatory curriculum designed to prepare students with the necessary academic and social skills for college and beyond
- A wide variety of electives: Musical Production for Grades 9-12 (Dance and Choir), Computers, Digital Animation, Associated Student Body (ASB), and Foreign Language
- UCSD college tutors and mentors supporting students in a variety of academic settings
- Dedicated teachers and staff working towards accelerated academic achievement for all students
- Campus Life Experience for students in Encore
- REACH (Respect, Enthusiasm, Achievement, Citizenship and Hard Work) values taught to build character education
- A college-prep uniform
Enrollment is open to all students in 6th-12th grade.
Enrollment is not determined by residential or district boundaries.
Check your email for instructions and snapcodes!
First-Time Interested Students
The 2022-2023 online priority enrollment period took place from Friday, October 15, 2021 to Tuesday, November 30, 2021. We currently have a waitlist for all grades interested in attending Gompers Preparatory Academy for the 2022-2023 school year. To apply to be added to the waitlist, please click below.
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On April 11, 2022, parents of 6th grade students were emailed a notice regarding their Opportunity to Enroll for the 2022-2023 school year. To successfully complete your student’s registration, refer to the email with instructions and snapcodes that was emailed on Friday, June 10, 2022. The deadline to complete your students registration for the 2022-2023 school year is Thursday, June 30, 2022.
Instructions and snapcodes were emailed to all parents/guardians on Friday, June 10, 2022. The deadline to complete your student’s registration for the 2022-2023 school year is Thursday, June 30, 2022. If your student registration is on “Hold,” reach out to the Welcome Center for support.
A lottery will take place if the desired grade level enrollment target is surpassed during the priority enrollment period. If the desired grade level enrollment is not reached after the close date, students will be enrolled in the order applications were received (giving priority to applicants of enrolled siblings and alumni) until the grade level enrollment target is achieved. Once grade level enrollment is reached, after the priority enrollment period has ended, a waiting list will be enacted.
Education Code Section 47605(d)(4)(D)
GPA shall not discourage a pupil from enrolling or seeking to enroll in the charter school for any reason, including, but not limited to, academic performance of the pupil. GPA shall not request a pupil’s records or require a parent, guardian, or pupil to submit the pupil’s records to the charter school before enrollment. GPA shall not encourage a pupil currently attending the charter school to disenroll from the charter school or transfer to another school for any reason, including, but not limited to, academic performance of the pupil. This subparagraph shall not apply to actions taken by a charter school pursuant to the procedures described in subparagraph (J) of paragraph (5) of subdivision (c). GPA shall provide a parent or guardian, or a pupil if the pupil is 18 years of age or older, a copy of this notice at all of the following times: When a parent, guardian, or pupil inquires about enrollment, before conducting an enrollment lottery and before disenrollment of a pupil. A person who suspects that GPA has violated this paragraph may file a complaint with the chartering authority.