Top 5 Best Monterey Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 8 public schools serving 4,137 students in Monterey, CA. Monterey has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in California.
The top ranked public schools in Monterey, CA are La Mesa Elementary School, Monte Vista and Foothill Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Monterey, CA public schools have an average math proficiency score of 36% (versus the California public school average of 40%), and reading proficiency score of 48% (versus the 51% statewide average). Schools in Monterey have an average ranking of 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of California public schools.
Minority enrollment is 65% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the California public school average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Best Monterey, CA Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
La Mesa Elementary School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
(2)
1 La Mesa Way
Monterey, CA 93940
(831) 649-1872
Grades: K-5
| 447 students
Rank: #22.
Monte Vista
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
251 Soledad Dr.
Monterey, CA 93942
(831) 392-3890
Grades: K-5
| 372 students
Rank: #33.
Foothill Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1700 Via Casoli
Monterey, CA 93940
(831) 649-1744
Grades: K-5
| 322 students
Rank: #44.
Monterey High School
Math: 32% | Reading: 59%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
101 Herrmann Dr.
Monterey, CA 93940
(831) 392-3801
Grades: 9-12
| 1,306 students
Rank: #55.
George C. Marshall Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
300 Normandy Rd.
Monterey, CA 93942
(831) 899-7052
Grades: K-5
| 528 students
Rank: #66.
Walter Colton
Math: 22% | Reading: 34%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
100 Toda Vista Dr.
Monterey, CA 93940
(831) 649-1951
Grades: 6-8
| 595 students
Bay View Academy
Charter School
222 Casa Verde Ave.
Monterey, CA 93940
(831) 717-4630
Grades: K-8
| 464 students
Big Sur Charter
Charter School
(2)
304 Foam St.
Monterey, CA 93940
(831) 324-4573
Grades: K-12
| 103 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Monterey, California

Monterey, California Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
680 Belden
Monterey, CA 93940
(831) 649-1264
Grades: K-7
| 273 students
251 Soledad Dr.
Monterey, CA 93940
(831) 649-1287
Grades: K-5
| 422 students

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