Top 5 Best Manhattan Beach Public Schools (2021-22)

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 8 public schools serving 6,611 students in Manhattan Beach, CA. Manhattan Beach has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in California.
The top ranked public schools in Manhattan Beach, CA are Opal Robinson Elementary School, Aurelia Pennekamp Elementary School and Pacific Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Manhattan Beach, CA public schools have an average math proficiency score of 79% (versus the California public school average of 40%), and reading proficiency score of 85% (versus the 51% statewide average). Schools in Manhattan Beach have an average ranking of 10/10, which is in the top 1% of California public schools.
Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is less than the California public school average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Best Manhattan Beach, CA Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Opal Robinson Elementary School
Math: 90-94% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
80 Morningside Dr.
Manhattan Beach, CA 90266
(310) 318-5120
Grades: K-5
| 384 students
Rank: #22.
Aurelia Pennekamp Elementary School
Math: 89% | Reading: 91%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
110 S. Rowell
Manhattan Beach, CA 90266
(310) 798-6223
Grades: K-5
| 512 students
Rank: #33.
Pacific Elementary School
Math: 85% | Reading: 85%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1200 Pacific Ave.
Manhattan Beach, CA 90266
(310) 546-8044
Grades: K-5
| 614 students
Rank: #44.
Grand View Elementary School
Math: 82% | Reading: 83%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
455 24th St.
Manhattan Beach, CA 90266
(310) 546-8022
Grades: K-5
| 711 students
Rank: #55.
Manhattan Beach Middle School
Math: 79% | Reading: 86%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1501 Redondo Ave.
Manhattan Beach, CA 90266
(310) 545-4878
Grades: 6-8
| 1,434 students
Rank: #66.
Mira Costa High School
Math: 68% | Reading: 82%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1401 Artesia Blvd.
Manhattan Beach, CA 90266
(310) 318-7337
Grades: 9-12
| 2,541 students
Rank: #77.
Meadows Avenue Elementary School
Math: 75% | Reading: 75%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1200 Meadows Ave.
Manhattan Beach, CA 90266
(310) 546-8033
Grades: K-5
| 415 students
1431 15th St.
Manhattan Beach, CA 90266
(310) 546-7655
Grades: n/a
| n/a students

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