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GreatSchools Rating: 7 out of 10. GreatSchools Ratings are based on test results. 10 is best.
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Recent Reviews

Harbor High School

My child has had a great experience at this school. The teachers are committed and supp...

Posted 16 days ago

Westlake Elementary School

The teachers were great, however if your kid is colored, low-income and you don't donat...

Posted 28 days ago

Gateway School

My daughter attended Gateway School from K to 8th grade. We had only intended to stay f...

Posted 28 days ago

What's it like to live in Santa Cruz?

Santa CruzCaliforniaU.S.
Median household income $63,045 $58,392 $50,935
Median home price $528,000 $302,800 $152,300
Cost of living (% of national avg)176% 135% 100%
Unemployment 11% 11% 9%
Violent crime index (1 is lowest)764
Days per year with some sun: 262
Days per year with some precipitation: 65
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Source: Sperling's Best Places
Population: 59,946
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