Top 10 Best Lakewood Public Schools (2021-22)

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 14 public schools serving 10,339 students in Lakewood, CA. Lakewood has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in California.
The top ranked public schools in Lakewood, CA are Madison Elementary School, Cleveland Elementary School and Macarthur Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Lakewood, CA public schools have an average math proficiency score of 36% (versus the California public school average of 40%), and reading proficiency score of 50% (versus the 51% statewide average). Schools in Lakewood have an average ranking of 6/10, which is in the top 50% of California public schools.
Minority enrollment is 88% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the California public school average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Best Lakewood, CA Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Madison Elementary School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2801 Bomberry St.
Lakewood, CA 90712
(562) 420-7731
Grades: K-5
| 383 students
Rank: #22.
Cleveland Elementary School
Math: 62% | Reading: 61%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
4760 Hackett Ave.
Lakewood, CA 90713
(562) 420-7552
Grades: K-5
| 468 students
Rank: #33.
Macarthur Elementary School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
6011 Centralia St.
Lakewood, CA 90713
(562) 420-3588
Grades: K-5
| 365 students
Rank: #44.
Holmes Elementary School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
5020 Barlin Ave.
Lakewood, CA 90712
(562) 633-4427
Grades: K-5
| 386 students
Rank: #55.
Riley Elementary School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
3319 Sandwood St.
Lakewood, CA 90712
(562) 420-9595
Grades: K-5
| 387 students
Rank: #6 - 76. - 7.
Gompers K-8
Math: 38% | Reading: 52%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
5206 Briercrest Ave.
Lakewood, CA 90713
(562) 925-2285
Grades: K-8
| 749 students
Rank: #6 - 76. - 7.
Hoover Middle School
Math: 38% | Reading: 52%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
3501 Country Club Dr.
Lakewood, CA 90712
(562) 421-1213
Grades: 6-8
| 795 students
Rank: #88.
Willow Elementary School
Math: 36% | Reading: 55%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
11733 E. 205th St.
Lakewood, CA 90715
(562) 229-7910
Grades: K-6
| 445 students
Rank: #99.
Palms Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 38% | Reading: 47%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
(1)
12445 E. 207th St.
Lakewood, CA 90715
(562) 229-7900
Grades: K-6
| 637 students
Rank: #1010.
Artesia High School
Magnet School
Math: 27% | Reading: 55%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
12108 E. Del Amo Blvd.
Lakewood, CA 90715
(562) 229-7700
Grades: 9-12
| 1,482 students
Rank: #1111.
Aloha Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 31% | Reading: 44%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
11737 E. 214th St.
Lakewood, CA 90715
(562) 229-7825
Grades: K-6
| 360 students
Rank: #1212.
Melbourne (Ella P.) Elementary School
Math: 28% | Reading: 43%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
21314 Claretta Ave.
Lakewood, CA 90715
(562) 229-7885
Grades: K-6
| 490 students
Rank: #1313.
Lakewood High School
Magnet School
Math: 18% | Reading: 46%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
4400 Briercrest Ave.
Lakewood, CA 90713
(562) 425-1281
Grades: 9-12
| 3,196 students
Rank: #1414.
Buena Vista High School
Alternative School
Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
3717 Michelson St.
Lakewood, CA 90712
(562) 602-8090
Grades: 9-12
| 196 students
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Lakewood, California Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
4400 Ladoga Ave
Lakewood, CA 90713
(562) 429-8911
Grades: K-8
| 680 students
3701 Michelson St.
Lakewood, CA 90712
(562) 602-8160
Grades: 6-12
| 43 students
3717 Michelson St.
Lakewood, CA 90712
(562) 602-8076
Grades: 9-12
| 360 students

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