Back to School

Visit our Back-to-School webpage for all the information you need regarding the 2022-2023 school year.  

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Back to School Forms

All new and returning families will need to complete Back-to-School forms for each student in Skyward by Fri., Aug. 12.

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Fifth Ward Ranks Top 4% in the Nation

Fifth Ward ranks in the top 4% best high schools in the nation per U.S. News & World Report. 

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Still Accepting Applications
Still Accepting Applications

Say YES to better opportunities. We are still accepting applications for the 2022-2023 school year.

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Do you need help applying for the student lottery or have questions about YES Prep? We are here to help! 

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About Us

YES Prep Fifth Ward is in one of Houston’s most historical communities, surrounded by incredible talent and creativity. Our school embodies a spirit of collaboration and exists to provide an unbelievable opportunity for growth for our students and teachers. NEXUS! 

Who We Are

90%

First Generation College Students

97%

African American and Hispanic

85%

Economically Disadvantaged

90%

Graduation Rate

Our Community