System-wide Events

Throughout the year, YES Prep Public Schools hosts a variety of events for our students and parents, donors and supporters, as well as teachers and staff.  

Below is a list of our main annual events. For events hosted by our YES Prep campuses, please make sure to visit their webpage for information. 

August 2019

August 2, 2019

YES Prep Kickoff: Day-long celebration for teachers and staff to kickoff new school year. 


October 2019

October 4, 2019

YES Prep College Fair: YES Prep juniors and seniors have the opportunity to visit with over 100 colleges and universities from across the nation.

October 5, 2019

IMPACT Saturday: YES Prep IMPACT partners (colleges and universities) meet with select students who qualify as IMPACT scholars. 
October 16, 2019
Leading Houston Forward Annual Luncheon: Annual fundraising event 

November 2019

November 2019

Fall Referral Frenzy: Teacher/employee referral event hosted by YES Prep’s Talent Acquisition team. 

February 2020

February 2020

YES Prep Block Party: Staff appreciation party

March 2020

March 2020

Oil and Gas Texas Hold ‘Em Poker Tournament: Annual fundraising event

March 2020

Employee Recruitment Event: Teacher/employee referral event hosted by YES Prep’s Talent Acquisition team 

May 2020

May 2020

Back to College Bash: YES Prep Professionals annual fundraiser 

May 2020

Val+Sal Banquet: Honoring valedictorians and salutatorians 

May 2020

Senior Signing Day: Seniors proudly declare their college plans in an arena filled with the entire YES Prep Community. (Senior Signing Day, also known as College Signing Day was first created by YES Prep in 2001 and is now replicated by charter schools nationwide.)

May 29, 2020 - May 31, 2020

Commencement: Opportunity for students, teachers, families, and friends to celebrate the graduation class as they earn their diploma