Top 10 Best Marin County Public High Schools (2023)

For the 2023 school year, there are 19 public high schools serving 11,102 students in Marin County, CA.
The top ranked public high schools in Marin County, CA are Redwood High School, Sir Francis Drake High School and Tamalpais High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Marin County, CA public high schools have an average math proficiency score of 49% (versus the California public high school average of 34%), and reading proficiency score of 66% (versus the 56% statewide average). High schools in Marin County have an average ranking of 10/10, which is in the top 10% of California public high schools.
Marin County, CA public high school have a Graduation Rate of 87%, which is more than the California average of 85%.
The school with highest graduation rate is Redwood High School, with ≥99% graduation rate. Read more about public school graduation rate statistics in California or national school graduation rate statistics.
Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the California public high school average of 76% (majority Hispanic).

Best Marin County Public High Schools (2023)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Redwood High School
Math: 67% | Reading: 81%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
395 Doherty Dr.
Larkspur, CA 94939
(415) 924-6200
Grades: 9-12
| 1,986 students
Rank: #22.
Sir Francis Drake High School
Math: 59% | Reading: 77%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1327 Sir Francis Drake Blvd.
San Anselmo, CA 94960
(415) 453-8770
Grades: 9-12
| 1,355 students
Rank: #33.
Tamalpais High School
Math: 63% | Reading: 76%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
700 Miller Ave.
Mill Valley, CA 94941
(415) 380-3510
Grades: 9-12
| 1,610 students
Rank: #4 - 54. - 5.
Marin's Community High School
Alternative School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1111 Las Gallinas Ave.
San Rafael, CA 94913
(415) 491-0581
Grades: 7-12
| 42 students
Rank: #4 - 54. - 5.
San Andreas High (Continuation)
Alternative School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
599 William Ave.
Larkspur, CA 94939
(415) 945-3751
Grades: 10-12
| 67 students
Rank: #66.
Terra Linda High School
Math: 48% | Reading: 58%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
320 Nova Albion Way
San Rafael, CA 94903
(415) 492-3100
Grades: 9-12
| 1,247 students
Rank: #77.
San Marin High School
Math: 41% | Reading: 63%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
15 San Marin Dr.
Novato, CA 94945
(415) 898-2121
Grades: 9-12
| 1,132 students
Rank: #88.
San Rafael High School
Math: 40% | Reading: 58%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
150 Third St.
San Rafael, CA 94901
(415) 485-2330
Grades: 9-12
| 1,298 students
Rank: #9 - 109. - 10.
Nova Education Center
Alternative School
Math: 21-39% | Reading: 60-79%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
720 Diablo Blvd.
Novato, CA 94947
(415) 897-7653
Grades: K-12
| 56 students
Rank: #9 - 109. - 10.
Tamiscal High (Alternative)
Alternative School
Math: 21-39% | Reading: 60-79%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
305 Doherty Dr.
Larkspur, CA 94977
(415) 945-3750
Grades: 9-12
| 116 students
Rank: #1111.
Novato High School
Math: 31% | Reading: 63%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
625 Arthur St.
Novato, CA 94947
(415) 898-2125
Grades: 9-12
| 1,433 students
Rank: #1212.
Heartwood Charter
Charter School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
170 Liberty Sch Rd.
Fairfax, CA 94978
(415) 488-9572
Grades: K-12
| 179 students
Rank: #1313.
Madrone High Continuation
Alternative School
Math: <50% | Reading: ≤20%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
185 Mission Ave.
San Rafael, CA 94901
(415) 485-2435
Grades: 9-12
| 97 students
Rank: #1414.
Tomales High School
Math: ≤20% | Reading: 40-59%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
3850 Irvin Ln.
Tomales, CA 94971
(707) 878-2286
Grades: 9-12
| 166 students
Rank: #1515.
Marin Oaks High School
Alternative School
Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
720 Diablo Ave.
Novato, CA 94947
(415) 897-7653
Grades: 9-12
| 72 students
Rank: #1616.
Marin County Special Education
Special Education School
Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1111 Las Gallinas Ave.
San Rafael, CA 94913
(415) 491-6612
Grades: K-12
| 212 students
Rank: n/an/a
Marin County Juvenile Court High School
Alternative School
16 Jeannette Prandi Way
San Rafael, CA 94913
(415) 491-0581
Grades: 7-12
| 6 students
Rank: n/an/a
Marin County Rop Elementary School
Vocational School
1111 Las Gallinas Ave.
San Rafael, CA 94913
(415) 499-5892
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
Rank: n/an/a
Phoenix Academy
Alternative School
Charter School
1111 Las Gallinas Ave.
San Rafael, CA 94913
(415) 491-0581
Grades: 7-12
| 28 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
Nexus Academy (Closed 2021)
Alternative School
720 Diablo Ave.
Novato, CA 94947
(415) 897-7653
Grades: 7-10
| 3 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
35 Marin St.
San Rafael, CA 94901
(415) 485-3793
Grades: K-5
| n/a students
375 Doherty Dr
Larkspur, CA 94939
(415) 945-3730
Grades: n/a
| n/a students

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