Top 10 Best Hanford Public Elementary Schools (2024)

For the 2024 school year, there are 18 public elementary schools serving 7,746 students in Hanford, CA.
The top ranked public elementary schools in Hanford, CA are Kings River-hardwick Elementary School, Jefferson Academy and Joseph M. Simas. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Hanford, CA public elementary schools have an average math proficiency score of 34% (versus the California public elementary school average of 34%), and reading proficiency score of 48% (versus the 45% statewide average). Elementary schools in Hanford have an average ranking of 7/10, which is in the top 50% of California public elementary schools.
Minority enrollment is 79% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is equal to the California public elementary school average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Best Public Elementary Schools in Hanford, CA (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Kings River-hardwick Elementary School
Charter School
(Math: 55% | Reading: 67%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
10300 Excelsior Ave.
Hanford, CA 93230
(559) 584-4475
Grades: K-8
| 815 students
Rank: #22.
Jefferson Academy
(Math: 51% | Reading: 66%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1264 Midton St.
Hanford, CA 93232
(559) 585-3700
Grades: K-8
| 501 students
Rank: #33.
Joseph M. Simas
(Math: 45% | Reading: 57%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1875 Fitzgerald
Hanford, CA 93232
(559) 585-3790
Grades: K-6
| 513 students
Rank: #44.
Pioneer Elementary School
Charter School
(Math: 47% | Reading: 54%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
8810 14th Ave.
Hanford, CA 93230
(559) 584-8831
Grades: K-5
| 510 students
Rank: #55.
Frontier Elementary School
Charter School
(Math: 46% | Reading: 54%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1854 N. Mustang Dr.
Hanford, CA 93230
(559) 585-2430
Grades: K-5
| 475 students
Rank: #66.
Hanford Elementary Community Day
Alternative School
(Math: <50% | Reading: <50%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1412 Dawn Ln.
Hanford, CA 93232
(559) 585-3878
Grades: K-8
| 7 students
Rank: #77.
Pioneer Middle School
Charter School
(Math: 34% | Reading: 60%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
101 W. Pioneer Way
Hanford, CA 93230
(559) 584-0112
Grades: 6-8
| 556 students
Rank: #88.
Monroe Elementary School
(Math: 34% | Reading: 44%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
300 Monroe Dr.
Hanford, CA 93232
(559) 585-3745
Grades: K-6
| 655 students
Rank: #99.
Martin Luther King Jr. Elementary School
(Math: 31% | Reading: 46%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
820 Hume Ave.
Hanford, CA 93232
(559) 585-3715
Grades: K-6
| 608 students
Rank: #1010.
Hamilton Elementary School
(Math: 27% | Reading: 40%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1269 Leland Way
Hanford, CA 93232
(559) 585-3820
Grades: K-6
| 409 students
Rank: #1111.
George Washington Elementary School
(Math: 24% | Reading: 43%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
2245 N. Fairmont
Hanford, CA 93232
(559) 585-3805
Grades: K-6
| 466 students
Rank: #1212.
Lakeside Elementary School
(Math: 20-24% | Reading: 35-39%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
9100 Jersey Ave.
Hanford, CA 93230
(559) 582-2868
Grades: K-8
| 235 students
Rank: #1313.
Roosevelt Elementary School
(Math: 21% | Reading: 38%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
870 Davis St.
Hanford, CA 93232
(559) 585-3775
Grades: K-6
| 498 students
Rank: #1414.
Kit Carson Elementary School
(Math: 22% | Reading: 33%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
9895 Seventh Ave.
Hanford, CA 93230
(559) 582-2843
Grades: K-8
| 366 students
Rank: #1515.
Lee Richmond Elementary School
(Math: 17% | Reading: 38%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
939 Katie Hammond St.
Hanford, CA 93232
(559) 585-3760
Grades: K-6
| 412 students
Rank: #1616.
Mid Valley Alternative Charter
Charter School
(Math: ≤10% | Reading: 30-39%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
9895 Seventh Ave.
Hanford, CA 93230
(559) 583-1149
Grades: K-8
| 51 students
Rank: #1717.
Lincoln Elementary School
(Math: 15-19% | Reading: 20-24%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
832 S. Harris St.
Hanford, CA 93232
(559) 585-3730
Grades: K-6
| 366 students
Rank: #1818.
Kings County Special Education
Special Education School
(Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
959 Katie Hammond Ln.
Hanford, CA 93230
(559) 589-2595
Grades: K-12
| 303 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Hanford, California

Hanford, California Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
418 West Eighth St
Hanford, CA 93230
(559) 583-5060
Grades: K-12
| 87 students
1201 Lacey Blvd.
Hanford, CA 93230
(559) 582-3122
Grades: K-8
| 101 students
9615 Temple Dr.
Hanford, CA 93230
(559) 584-3792
Grades: K-3
| 159 students
1201 N. Douty
Hanford, CA 93230
(559) 583-5949
Grades: 10-12
| 26 students
146 Highland St.
Hanford, CA 93230
(559) 589-2608
Grades: 7-12
| 48 students
9615 Temple Dr
Hanford, CA 93230
(559) 469-7110
Grades: 3-8
| 6 students

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top ranked public elementary schools in Hanford, CA?
The top ranked public elementary schools in Hanford, CA include Kings River-hardwick Elementary School, Jefferson Academy and Joseph M. Simas.
How many public elementary schools are located in Hanford, CA?
18 public elementary schools are located in Hanford, CA.
What is the racial composition of students in Hanford, CA?
Hanford, CA public elementary schools minority enrollment is 79% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is equal to the California public elementary schools average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

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