Open House: Saturday, October 7th

At Folsom Preparatory School, we are dedicated to fostering a nurturing and enriching learning environment that empowers students to excel academically, develop character, and unlock their full potential. This is your opportunity to discover the exceptional educational experience that awaits you within our school community. Our Open House offers an inside look at the following:


📚 Comprehensive Academic Programs: Learn about our rigorous curriculum designed to challenge and engage students across all grade levels.

🌟 Student Life: Gain insight into the vibrant student community, extracurricular activities, and opportunities for personal growth.

👩‍🏫 Experienced Faculty: Meet our passionate educators who are committed to cultivating a love for learning and guiding students towards success.

🌐 Technology Integration: Discover how we integrate technology to prepare students for a digitally advanced world.

💡 Innovative Teaching Methods: Experience our dynamic teaching approach that encourages critical thinking, creativity, and collaboration.

Why Folsom?

Meet Folsom Prep

Folsom Preparatory School is the premier private school in Folsom, CA providing discerning parents with the best option for their children. We provide exceptional education for children from transitional kindergarten through 5th grade, while instilling character traits necessary for future leaders. We prepare students to emerge as self-reliant, yet collaborative, kind individuals who possess independent, critical thinking skills.


Caring Community
We believe that student leadership and service is a crucial part of the educational experience for children.

Academic Excellence
Our educational approach blends tradition with innovation and focuses on delivering individualized instruction and real-world curriculum.

Commitment to Innovation
We create students fluent in Science-Technology-Engineering-Art-Math (STEAM)

Why Folsom?

Smaller class sizes mean more individual attention

Motivating, supportive and nurturing environment

100% acceptance rate into local private high schools

Enriched academic opportunities

Focus on Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, Math (STEAM)

Voted "most loved private school in Folsom" by Hula Frog

Focus on values

75% of students in advanced mathematics courses

9 months of smiles program supporting community service projects

Safe environment

3D printing lab

Serving Folsom families for more than 25 years


Folsom Prep Academy (formerly known as the Phoenix Schools), is renowned for providing academic excellence in K-5 grade levels, while also developing necessary leadership and life skills in our students.  Using an enriched and diverse curriculum, our teachers place personalized attention on every child, instill in them critical skills to excel to their full potential, and develop them to become compassionate, confident, and creative student leaders for the 21st century.

What Do Our Parents Say?

This is a wonderful school that supports kids from the inside out. The teachers and administrators my son had during his middle school years were intuitive, inspirational and truly excellent in their roles. Opportunities for excellence in academics and character were presented daily. The smaller class sizes allowed for individual development like no other. This is really a gem in our community that our family is so grateful for."

Amber Kennedy


I’ve been at this school since preschool. Everybody here is great and super nice. The education here is awesome and the teachers are great too! I highly recommend this school to anyone who’s new to the area or looking for a private education for their kids. I love this school and I love the fact that 7th and 8th grades are learning at a high level and that there are advanced classes for every grade, including Kindergarten.”

Taylor Mayer

Former Student

Discovery Day

Come see for yourself! We would love to have your child join us for a “discovery day” to see if Folsom Preparatory School is a good fit. Contact us today to schedule your Discovery Day!

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