Top 10 Best Los Altos Public Schools (2023)

For the 2023 school year, there are 13 public schools serving 6,940 students in Los Altos, CA (there are 14 private schools, serving 2,998 private students). 70% of all K-12 students in Los Altos, CA are educated in public schools (compared to the CA state average of 90%). Los Altos has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in California.
The top ranked public schools in Los Altos, CA are Bullis Charter, Los Altos High School and Montclaire Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Los Altos, CA public schools have an average math proficiency score of 84% (versus the California public school average of 34%), and reading proficiency score of 86% (versus the 49% statewide average). Schools in Los Altos have an average ranking of 10/10, which is in the top 1% of California public schools.
Minority enrollment is 65% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the California public school average of 78% (majority Hispanic).

Best Los Altos, CA Public Schools (2023)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Bullis Charter
Charter School
Math: 92% | Reading: 90%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
102 W. Portola Ave.
Los Altos, CA 94022
(650) 947-4100
Grades: K-8
| 1,093 students
Rank: #22.
Los Altos High School
Math: 74% | Reading: 83%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
201 Almond Ave.
Los Altos, CA 94022
(650) 940-8812
Grades: 9-12
| 2,209 students
Rank: #33.
Montclaire Elementary School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1160 St. Joseph Ave.
Los Altos, CA 94024
(650) 967-9388
Grades: K-5
| 410 students
Rank: #44.
Georgina P. Blach Junior High School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1120 Covington Rd.
Los Altos, CA 94024
(650) 934-3800
Grades: 7-8
| 423 students
Rank: n/an/a
550 Almond Ave.
Los Altos, CA 94022
(650) 917-5400
Grades: K-6
| 323 students
Rank: n/an/a
100 W. Portola Ave.
Los Altos, CA 94022
(650) 917-2200
Grades: 7-8
| 546 students
Rank: n/an/a
205 Covington Rd.
Los Altos, CA 94024
(650) 947-1100
Grades: K-6
| 370 students
Rank: n/an/a
25890 Fremont Rd.
Los Altos, CA 94022
(650) 559-3200
Grades: K-6
| 234 students
Rank: n/an/a
Lasd Preschool
201 Covington Rd.
Los Altos, CA 94024
(650) 947-1150
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
Rank: n/an/a
Lasd Virtual
201 Covington Rd.
Los Altos, CA 94024
(650) 773-0015
Grades: K-8
| 418 students
Rank: n/an/a
770 Berry Ave.
Los Altos, CA 94024
(650) 254-2400
Grades: K-6
| 300 students
Rank: n/an/a
1501 Oak Ave.
Los Altos, CA 94024
(650) 237-3900
Grades: K-6
| 295 students
Rank: n/an/a
700 Los Altos Ave.
Los Altos, CA 94022
(650) 559-1600
Grades: K-6
| 319 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Los Altos, California

Los Altos, California Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
25890 Fremont Rd.
Los Altos, CA 94022
(650) 941-3880
Grades: K-6
| 341 students
P.o. Box 3478
Los Altos, CA 94024
(650) 961-0315
Grades: 9-12
| 56 students

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top ranked public schools in Los Altos, CA?

The top ranked public schools in Los Altos, CA are Bullis Charter, Los Altos High School and Montclaire Elementary School. Los Altos has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in California.

How many public schools are located in Los Altos, CA?

13 public schools are located in Los Altos, CA.

What percentage of students in Los Altos, CA go to public school?

70% of all K-12 students in Los Altos, CA are educated in public schools (compared to the CA state average of 90%).

What is the racial composition of students in Los Altos, CA?

Los Altos, CA minority enrollment is 65% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the California public school average of 78% (majority Hispanic).

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