Santa Cruz County Public Schools

All
(80)
High
(25)
Middle
(19)
Elementary
(46)
Pre-K
(1)
Charter
(11)
Private
(34)
There are 80 public schools in Santa Cruz County, California, serving 37,990 students.
Minority enrollment is 63% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the California state average of 74%.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is more than the state average of 22:1.

Santa Cruz County Public Schools

  • School Location Students Grades
  • WatsonvilleAcademic/vocational Charter Institute
    Vocational School
    Charter School
    112 Diamond Dr
    WatsonvilleCA95076
    (831)728-6225
    Vocational School
    Charter School
    61 students | Gr. 9-12
  • Watsonville
    Alianza Charter
    Charter School
    115 Casserly Rd
    WatsonvilleCA95076
    (831)728-6333
    Charter School
    633 students | Gr. KG-8
  • Santa CruzAlternative Family Education
    Alternative School
    840 North Branciforte Ave
    Santa CruzCA95062
    (831)429-3898
    Alternative School
    160 students | Gr. KG-12
  • WatsonvilleAmesti Elementary School
    25 Amesti Rd
    WatsonvilleCA95076
    (831)728-6250
    620 students | Gr. KG-5
  • Watsonville
    Ann Soldo Elementary School
    1140 Menasco Dr
    WatsonvilleCA95076
    (831)786-1310
    700 students | Gr. KG-5
  • AptosAptos High School
    7301 Freedom Blvd
    AptosCA95003
    (408)686-6565
    1382 students | Gr. 9-12
  • Aptos
    Aptos Junior High School
    1001 Huntington Dr
    AptosCA95003
    (831)688-3234
    734 students | Gr. 7-8
  • Santa CruzArk Independent Studies High School
    Alternative School
    840 North Branciforte Ave
    Santa CruzCA95062
    (831)429-3410
    Alternative School
    55 students | Gr. 9-12
  • Santa Cruz
    Bay View Elementary School
    1231 Bay St
    Santa CruzCA95060
    (831)429-3991
    543 students | Gr. KG-5
  • Santa Cruz
    Bonny Doon Elementary School
    1492 Pine Flat Rd
    Santa CruzCA95060
    (831)427-2300
    129 students | Gr. KG-6
  • Boulder CreekBoulder Creek Elementary School
    400 Lomond St
    Boulder CreekCA95006
    (831)338-6413
    472 students | Gr. KG-5
  • WatsonvilleBradley Elementary School
    321 Corralitos Rd
    WatsonvilleCA95076
    (831)728-6366
    535 students | Gr. KG-6
  • Santa CruzBranciforte Middle School
    315 Poplar St
    Santa CruzCA95062
    (831)429-3883
    453 students | Gr. 6-8
  • Santa Cruz
    Brook Knoll Elementary School
    151 Brook Knoll Dr
    Santa CruzCA95060
    (831)423-2454
    558 students | Gr. PK-5
  • Los GatosC. T. English Middle School
    23800 Summit Rd
    Los GatosCA95033
    (408)353-1123
    113 students | Gr. 6-8
  • WatsonvilleCalabasas Elementary School
    202 Calabasas Rd
    WatsonvilleCA95076
    (831)728-6368
    636 students | Gr. KG-6
  • Watsonville
    Ceiba College Preparatory Academy
    Charter School
    280 Main St
    WatsonvilleCA95076
    (831)728-6208
    Charter School
    330 students | Gr. 6-9
  • Watsonville
    Cesar E. Chavez Middle School
    440 Arthur Rd
    WatsonvilleCA95076
    (831)761-7699
    575 students | Gr. 6-8
  • Santa CruzCostanoa Continuation High School
    Alternative School
    840 North Branciforte Ave
    Santa CruzCA95062
    (831)429-3898
    Alternative School
    111 students | Gr. 9-12
  • Santa Cruz
    Cypress Charter High School
    Charter School
    2039 Merrill St
    Santa CruzCA95062
    (831)477-0302
    Charter School
    150 students | Gr. 9-12
  • Santa Cruz
    De Laveaga Elementary School
    1145 Morrissey Blvd
    Santa CruzCA95065
    (831)429-3807
    637 students | Gr. KG-5
  • Santa Cruz
    Del Mar Elementary School
    1959 Merrill St
    Santa CruzCA95062
    (831)477-2063
    407 students | Gr. KG-5
  • AptosDelta Charter
    Charter School
    6500 Soquel Dr
    AptosCA95003
    (831)477-5213
    Charter School
    121 students | Gr. 9-12
  • WatsonvilleE. A. Hall Middle School
    201 Brewington Ave
    WatsonvilleCA95076
    (831)728-6270
    574 students | Gr. 6-8
  • FreedomFreedom Elementary School
    25 Holly Dr
    FreedomCA95019
    (831)728-6260
    624 students | Gr. KG-5
  • Santa CruzGault Elementary School
    1320 Seabright Ave
    Santa CruzCA95062
    (831)429-3856
    442 students | Gr. KG-5
  • Santa Cruz
    Green Acres Elementary School
    966 Bostwick Ln
    Santa CruzCA95062
    (831)475-0111
    393 students | Gr. KG-5
  • WatsonvilleH. A. Hyde Elementary School
    125 Alta Vista St
    WatsonvilleCA95076
    (831)728-6243
    604 students | Gr. KG-5
  • Watsonville
    Hall District Elementary School
    300 Sill Rd
    WatsonvilleCA95076
    (831)728-6371
    579 students | Gr. KG-5
  • Santa CruzHappy Valley Elementary School
    3125 Branciforte Dr
    Santa CruzCA95065
    (831)429-1456
    133 students | Gr. KG-6
  • Santa Cruz
    Harbor High School
    300 La Fonda Ave
    Santa CruzCA95062
    (831)429-3810
    1029 students | Gr. 9-12
  • Los GatosLakeside Elementary School
    19621 Black Rd
    Los GatosCA95033
    (408)354-2372
    88 students | Gr. KG-5
  • WatsonvilleLakeview Middle School
    2350 East Lake Ave
    WatsonvilleCA95076
    (831)728-6455
    666 students | Gr. 6-8
  • Watsonville
    Landmark Elementary School
    235 Ohlone Parkway
    WatsonvilleCA95076
    (831)761-7940
    613 students | Gr. KG-5
  • Watsonville
    Linscott Charter
    Charter School
    220 Elm St
    WatsonvilleCA95076
    (831)728-6301
    Charter School
    274 students | Gr. KG-8
  • Show 45 more schools in Santa Cruz , CALoading...

County Statistics

About Santa Cruz County County Statistics (CA) State Statistics
Population (Approximate) 280,225 people 36,395,123 people
Age 25+ w/College Degree 48% 32%
Median Household Income $71,555 $56,166
Recent Public School Articles
10 Money-Saving Tips for Back-to-School Shopping
10 Money-Saving Tips for Back-to-School Shopping
One of the most stressful parts of back-to-school season is making sure your children get everything they need, without breaking the bank. Here are 10 expert back-to-school shopping tips to get what you need on a budget.
Knowledge is Power Program: A Strong Model for Public Schools
As many traditional public schools struggle to close the achievement gap, Knowledge is Power Program schools seem to have the right formula for helping poverty-stricken and minority students achieve success. In this article, we examine how KIPP schools are making their students’ futures much brighter.
Urban Public Schools Come to the Rescue of Black Boys
Public schools across the nation are implementing programs that help keep young black men in school and off the streets. Boosting graduation rates, reducing gang involvement and violence, and providing positive male role models are just a few of the common elements of these programs. Yet, the achievement gap between black boys and other peer groups remains extremely wide.
Did You Know?
Santa Cruz County, CA public schools have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.08, which is lower than the California average of 0.64. The most diverse school district in Santa Cruz County is Santa Cruz County Office Of Education School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in California or national school diversity statistics.