Top 5 Best Belmont Public Schools (2023)

For the 2023 school year, there are 6 public schools serving 5,426 students in Belmont, CA (there are 8 private schools, serving 1,650 private students). 77% of all K-12 students in Belmont, CA are educated in public schools (compared to the CA state average of 90%). Belmont has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in California.
The top ranked public schools in Belmont, CA are Central Elementary School, Ralston Intermediate and Fox Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Belmont, CA public schools have an average math proficiency score of 74% (versus the California public school average of 34%), and reading proficiency score of 81% (versus the 49% statewide average). Schools in Belmont have an average ranking of 10/10, which is in the top 5% of California public schools.
Minority enrollment is 58% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the California public school average of 78% (majority Hispanic).

Best Belmont, CA Public Schools (2023)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Central Elementary School
Math: 87% | Reading: 93%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
525 Mid Rd.
Belmont, CA 94002
(650) 637-4820
Grades: K-5
| 440 students
Rank: #22.
Ralston Intermediate
Math: 78% | Reading: 85%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
2675 Ralston Ave.
Belmont, CA 94002
(650) 637-4880
Grades: 6-8
| 1,110 students
Rank: #33.
Fox Elementary School
Math: 79% | Reading: 83%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
3100 Saint James Rd.
Belmont, CA 94002
(650) 637-4850
Grades: K-5
| 480 students
Rank: #44.
Cipriani Elementary School
Math: 72% | Reading: 77%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
2525 Buena Vista
Belmont, CA 94002
(650) 637-4840
Grades: K-5
| 471 students
Rank: #55.
Nesbit Elementary School
Math: 52% | Reading: 61%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
500 Biddulph Way
Belmont, CA 94002
(650) 637-4860
Grades: K-8
| 616 students
Rank: n/an/a
Carlmont High School
1400 Alameda De Las Pulgas
Belmont, CA 94002
(650) 595-0210
Grades: 9-12
| 2,309 students

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top ranked public schools in Belmont, CA?
How many public schools are located in Belmont, CA?

6 public schools are located in Belmont, CA.

What percentage of students in Belmont, CA go to public school?

77% of all K-12 students in Belmont, CA are educated in public schools (compared to the CA state average of 90%).

What is the racial composition of students in Belmont, CA?

Belmont, CA minority enrollment is 58% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the California public school average of 78% (majority Hispanic).

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