YES Prep Public Schools

College Initiatives

Successfully supporting YES Prep students in navigating the transition from High School to College & Campus to Career

The mission of YES Prep Public Schools is to empower all Houston students to succeed in college and to pursue lives of opportunity, and our College Initiatives programming is designed to ensure ALL YES Prep students have viable post-secondary options. By designing a five-pillar model we know our students will be prepared for college, military and the workforce. 

College Initiatives by the Numbers

  • The Class of 2023 submitted over 17,600 college applications to 650 colleges and universities.
  • 100% of YES Prep Graduates receive at least one acceptance to a 4-year college or university.

Where YES Prep Students Apply to College

This shows a map of where YES Prep Students Apply To College, with a concentration in Texas, and applications around the US


Five Pillars of College Initiatives

This is an info graphic of the Five Pillars of College Initiatives, Advising, Student Opps, Seminar, Alumni, and Partenrship