Top 5 Schools in This State

These are some of the top-rated public schools in California based on a variety of measures, including academic performance and equity. Find out more about GreatSchools ratings.

Academic Summary

Are the schools in California offering opportunity for all students, or are some kids being left behind? Successful states are working to close the achievement gap.

Student Demographics

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Reviews From Schools in California

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Parent / Guardian
February 25, 2024
The school is heavily Christian nationalist, Reformed Church, White, and legacy (multi-generation). If you do not meet one or more of these criteria, it could be a very poor experience for you, and... More
Parent / Guardian
February 25, 2024
The school is pretty organized, take care academe and support the kids. They have the leadership program. The kids love it.
Review for Lawrence Elementary
Parent / Guardian
February 25, 2024
The priciple is super lazy to manage anything except some parents threaten him to sue him otherwise. There are quite some bad staff/teachers (e.g. K, 5th grade, and office staff) who lack love/passion... More