Welcome to Preston High School’s website! We are a private, college-preparatory school for young women, established by the Sisters of the Divine Compassion. Located in the Throgs Neck section of the Bronx, and ideally situated on the banks of the East River, our natural environment provides a unique setting for study and recreation.

At the best, doing the best we can, we have to depend upon our Lord’s compassion.

—Monsignor Thomas S. Preston

PHS seeks to integrate formal learning, real world experience, and social responsibility with Christian faith and practice. Our school-wide goals aim at fostering our students’ intellectual lives, cultivating a confident posture in their personal and interactive pursuits, and facilitating the development of their unique gifts and talents. Because these are addressed within the context of a  strong and supportive community, they simultaneously foster social consciousness and responsibility, and a positive interpersonal dynamic.

A holistic education which addresses the intellectual, spiritual, emotional and physical dimensions of life is the theme that connects our academic and co-curricular programs and encourages a freedom of mind and spirit and a commitment to lifelong learning.

We invite you to explore our website to learn more about our community where girls with dreams become women of vision.

News & Announcements

November Parent Bulletin

Posted: Friday, November 14, 2014

FIRST QUARTER REPORT CARD GRADES available on Netclassroom
Tuesday, November 18th.


Parent / Teacher Conferences: Thursday, November 20th
3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. & 5:30p.m. – 7:30 p.m.


(Please note that students will be dismissed that day at 2:30.)



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Tri-State Italian American Scholarship

Posted: Thursday, November 13, 2014

The NY Archdiocesan Superintendent of Schools Office is happy to announce that Tri-State Italian American Scholarship funds will be available for the 2014-15 school year for students of Italian heritage. 

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The annual Preston High School Flea Market

Posted: Wednesday, November 12, 2014

The annual Preston High School Flea Market is on Saturday, November 15, 2014 from 10am – 5pm.  Shop from more than 50 vendors at over 100 tables!!  Crafts, baked goods, candy, jewelry, toys, unique gifts, photo booth, glitter tattoos and much more!   50/50 drawings throughout the day.  Hungry?  Food will be available in our café!  Plus there will be arts and crafts available (while supplies last) for kids 12 and under.  Please contact Preston High School for more information at (718) 863-9134 ext. 143 or PHSFleaMarket@gmail.com.  We hope to see everyone on Nov. 15th


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