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.
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Are the schools in ca 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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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 | 221 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
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Reviews from schools in California
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Parent / Guardian
December 07, 2021
Each child is seen by the teacher and supported by the entire staff. The curriculum is aligned with children's developmental stages and tailored to their needs. Students are fostered to grow into... More
Parent / Guardian
December 07, 2021
I have had two kids at Coolidge. One has recently graduated and one is currently still attending. We LOVE Coolidge. Growing up in private schools, I was initially worried about sending my kids to a... More
Review for Coolidge Elementary
Parent / Guardian
December 07, 2021
Yeah school decent yeah, almost all teachers are nice, but yard duties let Eight Graders do what they want. They almost never get in trouble and everyone else gets in trouble all the time.