California Schools

There are 25,792 public and private PK-12 schools in California. Learn more about the schools, student demographics, and academics within the state, read parent reviews of local schools, and find information about specific cities and school districts.
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Largest school districts in California

  • Los Angeles Unified
    605,310 students | Los Angeles, CA
    Grades: K-12 & Ungraded | 792 schools
  • San Diego Unified
    123,795 students | San Diego, CA
    Grades: K-12 & Ungraded | 222 schools
  • Fresno Unified
    73,223 students | Fresno, CA
    Grades: K-12 & Ungraded | 98 schools
  • Long Beach Unified
    72,997 students | Long Beach, CA
    Grades: K-12 & Ungraded | 85 schools
  • Elk Grove Unified
    63,705 students | Elk Grove, CA
    Grades: K-12 & Ungraded | 66 schools

Reviews from schools in California

Overall experience
This will be my sons third year and we couldn’t be happier. Strong academics coupled with teachers and staff who truly care and provide a great learning environment. Issues are dealt with quickly and... More
Review for New West Charter
Submitted by a parent / guardian · July 24, 2021
Overall experience
Curtis school lacks invested, experienced leadership. The administration has a top down, "do as I say" mentality and management style that is off putting. The sense of a cohesive community within... More
Review for Curtis School
Submitted by a teacher · July 24, 2021
Overall experience
We’ve been sending our two-year-old daughter to the toddler program and are very pleased with the school. The teachers make our shy daughter feel welcome and included. Our daughter seems to be... More
Review for Dove Canyon Montessori
Submitted by a parent / guardian · July 23, 2021