Our History

Optimistic. Respectful. Ahead of the curve. Excuse us for bragging, but again and again, our students out-perform, out-polite, out-participate their peers. And this commitment to academic excellence and deeply ingrained values begins with our youngest students.

1954     Rancho Solano Preparatory School
              founded by the Bayer and Freesmeyer

1954     Inaugural opening at Missouri Campus

1979     Union Hills Campus established

1991     Greenway Campus established

2003     Gilbert Campus created

2007     Rancho Solano Private Schools joins the
              Meritas International Family of Schools

     Union Hills Campus relocated to Hillcrest

2008     The inaugural freshman class joins
              Rancho Solano Preparatory High School

     Rancho Solano Preparatory High School is designated an authorized
              International Baccalaureate (IB) Programme School

    Rancho Solano Preparatory High School graduates first class in May

2012     Rancho Solano's new 6th-12th grade Ventura Campus opens in August

An RSPS Advantage...
The ACT Test assesses students' academic readiness for college. Rancho Solano seniors who tested averaged a composite score of 27. The national average is 21.  Arizona's average is 19.7.