California Schools

There are 25,827 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 | 804 schools
  • San Diego Unified
    123,795 students | San Diego, CA
    Grades: K-12 & Ungraded | 224 schools
  • Fresno Unified
    73,223 students | Fresno, CA
    Grades: K-12 & Ungraded | 101 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 | 67 schools

Reviews from schools in California

Overall experience
A terrific school with caring staff, engaged students and families, and lovely surroundings.
Review for West Portal Elementary
Submitted by a parent / guardian · May 07, 2021
Overall experience
Pomeroy is home to our family! The teachers are caring and involved. The principal had always paid attention when we needed her, and she will do whatever she can to help the students. My kid has ADHD... More
Review for Marshall Pomeroy Elementary
Submitted by a parent / guardian · May 07, 2021
Overall experience
NOT a good school. Most teachers grade your work based on your political views. A teacher recently threw a chair at a student. This is obviously an unhealthy environment for children.
Review for Miraleste Intermediate
Submitted by a parent / guardian · May 07, 2021