Program Detail:

Stanford Online High School


Stanford Pre-Collegiate Studies


220 Panama Street
Stanford, California 94305


Kate Rossetti, Director of Admissions
Phone: 650-721-9422


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Stanford Online High School (OHS) creates a worldwide learning community of diverse, intellectually passionate students and teachers. Through real-time, online seminars, the rigorous curriculum challenges students to reason analytically, think creatively, and argue critically. Beyond the classroom, collaborative extra-curricular activities cultivate lasting relationships among students and teachers. The school’s supportive environment fosters independence, the strength of character, and a lifelong pursuit of knowledge.

A Unique School
While online, OHS is first and foremost a school that draws strength from its students and teachers.

•It is a school for gifted students, for intellectual risk-takers, and for those who are engaged in significant pursuits beyond the classroom.

•It is a school for instructors unparalleled in their expertise who have a passion for teaching these students in this environment.

•It is a school located within Stanford University, and thus at the forefront of learning.

•It is this combination of students, instructors, and place that makes OHS a school unlike any other.



Courses Offered

All Academics


  • PSAT 8/9, SAT, ACT, or Explore scores (describe below)
  • Portfolio (Work Samples) 
  • Teacher Recommendations
  • ISEE or SSAT Essays


Eligible Students

Rising 6-11 grade students

School/Program Type

Academic Year, Distance Learning/Online Program, Private School with Selective Admission Criteria, School for the Gifted (including state-supported academies)

Subject Areas

Advanced Placement (AP), All Academics, Humanities, STEM



$22,850, with partial and full scholarships available

Financial Aid available? Yes
Housing Options: Commuter only
Application deadline: Round 1: January 16th, 2019 and Round 2: March 15th, 2019
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