Top 10 Best Cerritos Public High Schools (2021)

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For the 2021 school year, there are 5 public high schools serving 5,502 students in Cerritos, CA. The top ranked public high schools in Cerritos, CA are Whitney (Gretchen) High School, Cerritos High School and Gahr (Richard) High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Cerritos, CA public high schools have an average math proficiency score of 63% (versus the California public high school average of 31%), and reading proficiency score of 81% (versus the 53% statewide average). High schools in Cerritos have an average ranking of 10/10, which is in the top 5% of California public high schools.
Cerritos, CA public high school have a Graduation Rate of 90%, which is more than the California average of 84%.
The school with highest graduation rate is Cerritos High School, with 97% graduation rate. Read more about public school graduation rate statistics in California or national school graduation rate statistics.
Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Asian), which is more than the California public high school average of 75% (majority Hispanic).

Top Cerritos, CA Public High Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Whitney (Gretchen) High School Math: 97% | Reading: ≥99%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    16800 Shoemaker Ave.
    Cerritos, CA 90703
    (562) 229-7745

    Grades: 7-12 | 1,008 student
  • Rank: #22.
    Cerritos High School Math: 62% | Reading: 83%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    12500 E. 183rd St.
    Cerritos, CA 90703
    (562) 229-7715

    Grades: 9-12 | 2,186 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Gahr (Richard) High School Math: 40% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    11111 Artesia Blvd.
    Cerritos, CA 90703
    (562) 229-7730

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,955 student
  • Rank: #44.
    Abc Secondary (alternative) Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    16534 S. Carmenita Rd.
    Cerritos, CA 90703
    (562) 229-7768

    Grades: 7-12 | 75 students
  • Rank: #55.
    Tracy (Wilbur) High (Continuation School) Alternative School
    Math: ≤5% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    12222 Cuesta Dr.
    Cerritos, CA 90703
    (562) 229-7760

    Grades: 9-12 | 278 students
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