Top 10 Best Lakewood Public Elementary Schools (2024)

For the 2024 school year, there are 11 public elementary schools serving 4,268 students in Lakewood, CA.
The top ranked public elementary schools in Lakewood, CA are Cleveland Elementary School, Macarthur Elementary School and Madison Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Lakewood, CA public elementary schools have an average math proficiency score of 33% (versus the California public elementary school average of 34%), and reading proficiency score of 48% (versus the 45% statewide average). Elementary schools in Lakewood have an average ranking of 6/10, which is in the top 50% of California public elementary schools.
Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the California public elementary school average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Best Public Elementary Schools in Lakewood, CA (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Cleveland Elementary School
(Math: 65% | Reading: 78%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
4760 Hackett Ave.
Lakewood, CA 90713
(562) 420-7552
Grades: K-5
| 455 students
Rank: #22.
Macarthur Elementary School
(Math: 50-54% | Reading: 55-59%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
6011 Centralia St.
Lakewood, CA 90713
(562) 420-3588
Grades: K-5
| 294 students
Rank: #33.
Madison Elementary School
(Math: 45-49% | Reading: 55-59%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
2801 Bomberry St.
Lakewood, CA 90712
(562) 420-7731
Grades: K-5
| 345 students
Rank: #44.
Gompers
(Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
5206 Briercrest Ave.
Lakewood, CA 90713
(562) 925-2285
Grades: K-5
| 342 students
Rank: #55.
Holmes Elementary School
(Math: 40-44% | Reading: 50-54%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
5020 Barlin Ave.
Lakewood, CA 90712
(562) 633-4427
Grades: K-5
| 393 students
Rank: #66.
Riley Elementary School
(Math: 35-39% | Reading: 45-49%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
3319 Sandwood St.
Lakewood, CA 90712
(562) 420-9595
Grades: K-5
| 334 students
Rank: #77.
Palms Elementary School
(Math: 37% | Reading: 46%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
12445 E. 207th St.
Lakewood, CA 90715
(562) 229-7900
Grades: K-6
| 522 students
Rank: #88.
Aloha Elementary School
(Math: 25-29% | Reading: 35-39%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
11737 E. 214th St.
Lakewood, CA 90715
(562) 229-7825
Grades: K-6
| 281 students
Rank: #99.
Willow Elementary School
(Math: 21% | Reading: 43%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
11733 E. 205th St.
Lakewood, CA 90715
(562) 229-7910
Grades: K-6
| 363 students
Rank: #1010.
Hoover Middle School
(Math: 15% | Reading: 40%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
3501 Country Club Dr.
Lakewood, CA 90712
(562) 421-1213
Grades: 6-8
| 573 students
Rank: #1111.
Melbourne (Ella P.) Elementary School
(Math: 16% | Reading: 34%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
21314 Claretta Ave.
Lakewood, CA 90715
(562) 229-7885
Grades: K-6
| 366 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Lakewood, California

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

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top ranked public elementary schools in Lakewood, CA?
The top ranked public elementary schools in Lakewood, CA include Cleveland Elementary School, Macarthur Elementary School and Madison Elementary School.
How many public elementary schools are located in Lakewood, CA?
11 public elementary schools are located in Lakewood, CA.
What is the racial composition of students in Lakewood, CA?
Lakewood, CA public elementary schools minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the California public elementary schools average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

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