Top 10 Best Cerritos Public Middle Schools (2021)

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For the 2021 school year, there are 5 public middle schools serving 2,969 students in Cerritos, CA. The top ranked public middle schools in Cerritos, CA are Whitney (Gretchen) High School, Carmenita Middle School and Tetzlaff (Martin B.) Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Cerritos, CA public middle schools have an average math proficiency score of 65% (versus the California public middle school average of 37%), and reading proficiency score of 75% (versus the 48% statewide average). Middle schools in Cerritos have an average ranking of 10/10, which is in the top 10% of California public middle schools.
Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Asian), which is more than the California public middle school average of 75% (majority Hispanic).

Top Cerritos, CA Public Middle 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.
    Carmenita Middle School Math: 74% | Reading: 84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    13435 E. 166th St.
    Cerritos, CA 90703
    (562) 229-7775

    Grades: 7-8 | 706 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Tetzlaff (Martin B.) Middle School Magnet School
    Math: 51% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    12351 E. Del Amo Blvd.
    Cerritos, CA 90703
    (562) 229-7795

    Grades: 7-8 | 637 students
  • 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.
    Haskell (Pliny Fisk) Middle School Magnet School
    Math: 41% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    11525 Del Amo Blvd.
    Cerritos, CA 90703
    (562) 229-7815

    Grades: 7-8 | 543 students
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