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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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
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Reviews from schools in California
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Parent / Guardian
October 16, 2021
Lovely school, private school quality in a tight knit community.
Other (school staff, family member, recent alum, etc)
October 16, 2021
I started attending this school in K4, and continued attending for the remainder of my adolescent education. I graduated high school, ill-prepared for college or the real world. The $3000 yearly... More
Parent / Guardian
October 16, 2021
Our overall experience was "meh" with their middle school. We had high hopes for the school, and were very excited to attend. However the school did not live up to what we thought it would be. That... More