Top 10 Best Marin County Public Schools (2021-22)

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 78 public schools serving 33,597 students in Marin County, CA. Marin County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in California.
The top ranked public schools in Marin County, CA are Old Mill Elementary School, Del Mar Middle School and Ross Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Marin County, CA public schools have an average math proficiency score of 58% (versus the California public school average of 40%), and reading proficiency score of 65% (versus the 51% statewide average). Schools in Marin County have an average ranking of 10/10, which is in the top 5% of California public schools.
Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the California public school average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Best Marin County Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Old Mill Elementary School
Math: 85-89% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
352 Throckmorton Ave.
Mill Valley, CA 94941
(415) 389-7727
Grades: K-5
| 298 students
Rank: #22.
Del Mar Middle School
Math: 81% | Reading: 86%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(2)
105 Avenida Miraflores
Belvedere Tiburon, CA 94920
(415) 435-1468
Grades: 6-8
| 568 students
Rank: #33.
Ross Elementary School
Math: 80% | Reading: 85%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
9 Lagunitas Rd.
Ross, CA 94957
(415) 457-2705
Grades: K-8
| 387 students
Rank: #44.
Edna Maguire Elementary School
Math: 83% | Reading: 82%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
80 Lomita Dr.
Mill Valley, CA 94941
(415) 389-7733
Grades: K-5
| 588 students
Rank: #55.
Wade Thomas Elementary School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
150 Ross Ave.
San Anselmo, CA 94960
(415) 454-4603
Grades: K-5
| 378 students
Rank: #66.
Neil Cummins Elementary School
Math: 79% | Reading: 84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(1)
58 Mohawk Ave.
Corte Madera, CA 94925
(415) 927-6965
Grades: K-5
| 580 students
Rank: #77.
Tamalpais Valley Elementary School
Math: 80% | Reading: 83%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
350 Bell Ln.
Mill Valley, CA 94941
(415) 389-7731
Grades: K-5
| 482 students
Rank: #88.
Mill Valley Middle School
Math: 77% | Reading: 84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
425 Sycamore Ave.
Mill Valley, CA 94941
(415) 389-7711
Grades: 6-8
| 1,050 students
Rank: #99.
Dixie Elementary School
Math: 76% | Reading: 84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1175 Idylberry Dr.
San Rafael, CA 94903
(415) 492-3730
Grades: K-5
| 406 students
Rank: #1010.
Park Elementary School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
360 E. Blithedale Ave.
Mill Valley, CA 94941
(415) 389-7735
Grades: K-5
| 310 students
Rank: #1111.
Bel Aire Elementary School
Math: 77% | Reading: 81%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(1)
277 Karen Way
Belvedere Tiburon, CA 94920
(415) 388-7100
Grades: 3-5
| 503 students
Rank: #12 - 1312. - 13.
Hidden Valley Elementary School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
46 Green Valley Ct.
San Anselmo, CA 94960
(415) 454-7683
Grades: K-5
| 320 students
Rank: #12 - 1312. - 13.
Strawberry Point Elementary School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
117 E. Strawberry Dr.
Mill Valley, CA 94941
(415) 389-7660
Grades: K-5
| 355 students
Rank: #1414.
Cove
Math: 76% | Reading: 80%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
(2)
330 Golden Hind Passage
Corte Madera, CA 94925
(415) 945-9046
Grades: K-5
| 445 students
Rank: #1515.
Anthony G. Bacich Elementary School
Math: 81% | Reading: 73%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
699 Sir Francis Drake Blvd.
Greenbrae, CA 94904
(415) 925-2220
Grades: K-4
| 645 students
Rank: #1616.
Brookside Elementary School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
116 Butterfield Rd.
San Anselmo, CA 94960
(415) 453-2948
Grades: K-5
| 320 students
Rank: #17 - 1817. - 18.
Adaline E. Kent Middle School
Math: 68% | Reading: 77%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
800 College Ave.
Greenbrae, CA 94904
(415) 458-5970
Grades: 5-8
| 588 students
Rank: #17 - 1817. - 18.
Mary E. Silveira Elementary School
Math: 68% | Reading: 77%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
375 Blackstone Dr.
San Rafael, CA 94903
(415) 492-3741
Grades: K-5
| 433 students
Rank: #1919.
Sun Valley Elementary School
Math: 73% | Reading: 74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
75 Happy Ln
San Rafael, CA 94901
(415) 485-2440
Grades: K-5
| 501 students
Rank: #2020.
Hall Middle School
Math: 70% | Reading: 76%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
200 Doherty Dr.
Larkspur, CA 94939
(415) 927-6978
Grades: 6-8
| 516 students
Rank: #2121.
White Hill Middle School
Math: 66% | Reading: 78%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
101 Glen Dr.
Fairfax, CA 94930
(415) 454-8390
Grades: 6-8
| 808 students
Rank: #2222.
Glenwood Elementary School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
25 Castlewood Dr
San Rafael, CA 94901
(415) 485-2430
Grades: K-5
| 417 students
Rank: #2323.
Vallecito Elementary School
Math: 69% | Reading: 74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
50 Nova Albion Way
San Rafael, CA 94903
(415) 492-3750
Grades: K-5
| 510 students
Rank: #2424.
Sir Francis Drake High School
Math: 63% | Reading: 76%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
(1)
1327 Sir Francis Drake Blvd.
San Anselmo, CA 94960
(415) 453-8770
Grades: 9-12
| 1,203 students
Rank: #2525.
Redwood High School
Math: 65% | Reading: 74%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
395 Doherty Dr.
Larkspur, CA 94939
(415) 924-6200
Grades: 9-12
| 1,836 students
Rank: #2626.
Miller Creek Middle School
Math: 63% | Reading: 75%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2255 Las Gallinas Ave.
San Rafael, CA 94903
(415) 492-3760
Grades: 6-8
| 632 students
Rank: #2727.
Pleasant Valley Elementary School
Math: 66% | Reading: 72%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
755 Sutro Ave.
Novato, CA 94947
(415) 897-5104
Grades: K-5
| 463 students
Rank: #2828.
Manor Elementary School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
150 Oak Manor Dr.
Fairfax, CA 94930
(415) 453-1544
Grades: K-5
| 257 students
Rank: #2929.
Tamalpais High School
Math: 54% | Reading: 71%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
(2)
700 Miller Ave.
Mill Valley, CA 94941
(415) 380-3510
Grades: 9-12
| 1,584 students
Rank: #3030.
Sinaloa Middle School
Math: 58% | Reading: 62%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
2045 Vineyard Rd.
Novato, CA 94947
(415) 897-2111
Grades: 6-8
| 826 students
Rank: #3131.
Nicasio
Math: 40-59% | Reading: 60-79%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
5555 Nicasio Valley Rd.
Nicasio, CA 94946
(415) 662-2184
Grades: K-8
| 43 students
Rank: #3232.
Rancho Elementary School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1430 Johnson St.
Novato, CA 94947
(415) 897-3101
Grades: K-5
| 369 students
Rank: #3333.
San Ramon Elementary School
Math: 59% | Reading: 57%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
45 San Ramon Way
Novato, CA 94945
(415) 897-1196
Grades: K-5
| 476 students
Rank: #3434.
Olive Elementary School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
629 Plum St.
Novato, CA 94945
(415) 897-2131
Grades: K-5
| 312 students
Rank: #3535.
Coleman Elementary School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
800 Belle Ave
San Rafael, CA 94901
(415) 485-2420
Grades: K-5
| 401 students
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Marin County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
180 Program (Closed 2015)
Special Education School
720 Diablo Ave.
Novato, CA 94947
(415) 892-8733
Grades: 6-12
| n/a students
251 N. San Pedro Rd.
San Rafael, CA 94903
(415) 492-3205
Grades: K-1
| n/a students
1850 Ignacio Blvd., Suite 100
Novato, CA 94949
(415) 883-7390
Grades: 9-11
| 237 students
200 Phillips Dr
Sausalito, CA 94965
(415) 332-3573
Grades: 5-8
| 48 students
Nexus Academy (Closed 2009)
Alternative School
1015 Seventh St.
Novato, CA 94945
(415) 897-4267
Grades: 7-12
| 25 students
1000 Sunset Parkway
Novato, CA 94947
(415) 883-7831
Grades: 6-8
| 419 students
15 San Marin Dr.
Novato, CA 94945
(415) 898-2121
Grades: 11-12
| 40 students
150 Lovell
San Rafael, CA 94901
(415) 492-3231
Grades: 7-12
| 10 students
3850 Irvin St
Tomales, CA 94971
(707) 878-2286
Grades: 10-12
| n/a students
3850 Irvin St
Tomales, CA 94971
(707) 878-2286
Grades: 10-12
| n/a students
375 Doherty Dr
Larkspur, CA 94939
(415) 945-3730
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
5300 Red Hill Rd.
Petaluma, CA 94952
(707) 762-2047
Grades: K-6
| 12 students

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