Top 3 Best El Cerrito Public Elementary Schools (2024)

For the 2024 school year, there are 4 public elementary schools serving 1,807 students in El Cerrito, CA.
The top ranked public elementary schools in El Cerrito, CA are Madera Elementary School, Harding Elementary School and Fairmont Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
El Cerrito, CA public elementary schools have an average math proficiency score of 42% (versus the California public elementary school average of 34%), and reading proficiency score of 49% (versus the 45% statewide average). Elementary schools in El Cerrito have an average ranking of 7/10, which is in the top 50% of California public elementary schools.
Minority enrollment is 75% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the California public elementary school average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Best Public Elementary Schools in El Cerrito, CA (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Madera Elementary School
(Math: 68% | Reading: 71%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
8500 Madera Dr.
El Cerrito, CA 94530
(510) 231-1412
Grades: K-6
| 439 students
Rank: #22.
Harding Elementary School
(Math: 45% | Reading: 58%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
7230 Fairmont Ave.
El Cerrito, CA 94530
(510) 231-1413
Grades: K-6
| 461 students
Rank: #33.
Fairmont Elementary School
(Math: 33% | Reading: 40%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
724 Kearney St.
El Cerrito, CA 94530
(510) 231-1448
Grades: K-6
| 499 students
Rank: #44.
Michelle Obama Elementary School
(Math: 20% | Reading: 27%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
7150 Portola Dr.
El Cerrito, CA 94530
(510) 231-1456
Grades: K-6
| 408 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in El Cerrito, California

El Cerrito, California Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
7125 Donal Ave.
El Cerrito, CA 94530
(510) 234-6200
Grades: K-6
| 249 students

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top ranked public elementary schools in El Cerrito, CA?
The top ranked public elementary schools in El Cerrito, CA include Madera Elementary School, Harding Elementary School and Fairmont Elementary School.
How many public elementary schools are located in El Cerrito, CA?
4 public elementary schools are located in El Cerrito, CA.
What is the racial composition of students in El Cerrito, CA?
El Cerrito, CA public elementary schools minority enrollment is 75% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the California public elementary schools average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

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