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  • For the 2018-19 school year, there are 282 top blue ribbon public elementary schools in California, serving 167,242 students.
  • These schools have been recognized by the Department of Education for achieving superior standards of academic excellence, Read more about this national school awards program and how blue ribbon schools work.
  • Minority enrollment is 68% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the California state average of 76%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is more than the state average of 24:1.

Top California Blue Ribbon Public Elementary Schools (2018-19)

  • School Location Students Year
  • Garden Grove A. J. Cook Elementary School
    9802 Woodbury Ave.
    Garden Grove, CA 92844
    (714)663-6251

    355 students
    Year: 2016
  • Garden Grove Agnes Ware Stanley Elementary School
    12201 Elmwood Ave.
    Garden Grove, CA 92840
    (714)663-6484

    383 students
    Year: 2004
  • Alamo Alamo Elementary School
    100 Wilson Rd.
    Alamo, CA 94507
    (925)855-4800

    378 students
    Year: 2005
  • San Francisco Alamo Elementary School
    250 23rd Ave.
    San Francisco, CA 94121
    (415)750-8456

    535 students
    Year: 2005
  • Albany Albany Middle School
    1259 Brighton Ave.
    Albany, CA 94706
    (510)558-3600

    895 students
    Year: 2017
  • Bellflower Albert Baxter Elementary School
    14929 Cerritos Ave.
    Bellflower, CA 90706
    (562)531-1602

    503 students
    Year: 2008
  • Pleasanton Alisal Elementary School
    1454 Santa Rita Rd.
    Pleasanton, CA 94566
    (925)426-4200

    628 students
    Year: 2003
  • Los Angeles Alliance Gertz-ressler Richard Merkin 6-12 Complex Charter School
    2023 S. Union Ave.
    Los Angeles, CA 90017
    (213)745-8141

    980 students
    Year: 2011
  • Redondo Beach Alta Vista Elementary School
    815 Knob Hill Ave.
    Redondo Beach, CA 90278
    (310)798-8650

    664 students
    Year: 2015
  • Alameda Amelia Earhart Elementary School
    400 Packet Landing Rd.
    Alameda, CA 94502
    (510)748-4003

    622 students
    Year: 2005
  • Oakland American Indian Public Charter Charter School
    3637 Magee Ave.
    Oakland, CA 94619
    (510)482-6000

    131 students
    Year: 2006
  • Arcata Arcata Elementary School
    2400 Baldwin St.
    Arcata, CA 95521
    (707)822-4858

    304 students
    Year: 2003
  • Saratoga Argonaut Elementary School
    13200 Shadow Mountain Rd.
    Saratoga, CA 95070
    (408)867-4773

    391 students
    Year: 2018
  • Elk Grove Arlene Hein Elementary School
    6820 Bellaterra Dr.
    Elk Grove, CA 95757
    (916)714-0654

    1219 students
    Year: 2017
  • Chula Vista Arroyo Vista Charter Charter School
    2491 Sch House Rd.
    Chula Vista, CA 91915
    (619)656-9676

    995 students
    Year: 2016
  • South Pasadena Arroyo Vista Elementary School
    335 El Centro St.
    South Pasadena, CA 91030
    (626)441-5840

    703 students
    Year: 2005
  • Oakland Aspire Capitol Heights Academy Charter School
    2520 33rd St.
    Oakland, CA 94606
    (916)739-8520

    292 students
    Year: 2010
  • Mission Viejo Bathgate Elementary School
    27642 Napoli Way
    Mission Viejo, CA 92692
    (949)348-0451

    670 students
    Year: 2003
  • Fullerton Beechwood Elementary School
    780 Beechwood Ave.
    Fullerton, CA 92835
    (714)447-2850

    868 students
    Year: 2007
  • Belvedere Tiburon Bel Aire Elementary School
    277 Karen Way
    Belvedere Tiburon, CA 94920
    (415)388-7100

    555 students
    Year: 2015
  • Torrance Bert M. Lynn Middle School
    5038 Halison St.
    Torrance, CA 90503
    (310)533-4495

    730 students
    Year: 2006
  • Beverly Hills Beverly Vista Elementary School
    200 S. Elm Dr.
    Beverly Hills, CA 90212
    (310)229-3665

    690 students
    Year: 2005
  • Rowland Heights Blandford Elementary School
    2601 Blandford Dr.
    Rowland Heights, CA 91748
    (626)965-3410

    673 students
    Year: 2007
  • Victorville Brentwood Elementary School
    13962 Hook Blvd.
    Victorville, CA 92395
    (760)243-2301

    886 students
    Year: 2003
  • Placentia Brookhaven Elementary School
    1851 N. Brookhaven Ave.
    Placentia, CA 92870
    (714)986-7110

    566 students
    Year: 2004
  • Oak Park Brookside Elementary School
    165 N. Satinwood Ave.
    Oak Park, CA 91377
    (818)597-4200

    601 students
    Year: 2003
  • Yorba Linda Bryant Ranch Elementary School
    24695 Paseo De Toronto
    Yorba Linda, CA 92887
    (714)986-7120

    585 students
    Year: 2003
  • Fresno Bullard Talent Project Elementary School Magnet School
    4950 N. Harrison
    Fresno, CA 93704
    (559)248-7030

    764 students
    Year: 2009
  • Los Altos Bullis Charter Charter School
    102 W. Portola Ave.
    Los Altos, CA 94022
    (650)947-4939

    744 students
    Year: 2014
  • West Covina California Elementary School
    1125 Bainbridge
    West Covina, CA 91790
    (626)939-4800

    388 students
    Year: 2003
  • Calistoga Calistoga Elementary School
    1327 Berry St.
    Calistoga, CA 94515
    (707)942-4398

    499 students
    Year: 2014
  • Sacramento Camellia Elementary School
    6600 Cougar Dr.
    Sacramento, CA 95828
    (916)382-5980

    458 students
    Year: 2003, 2010
  • Irvine Canyon View Elementary School
    12025 Yale Ct.
    Irvine, CA 92620
    (949)936-6900

    801 students
    Year: 2004
  • San Diego Canyon View Elementary School
    9225 Adolphia St.
    San Diego, CA 92129
    (858)484-0981

    540 students
    Year: 2004
  • Santa Ana Carl Harvey Elementary School
    1635 S. Center St.
    Santa Ana, CA 92704
    (714)430-6200

    440 students
    Year: 2010
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