Top 5 Best Pacific Grove Public Schools (2024)

For the 2024 school year, there are 6 public schools serving 2,265 students in Pacific Grove, CA.
The top ranked public schools in Pacific Grove, CA are Robert Down Elementary School, Pacific Grove High School and Pacific Grove Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Pacific Grove, CA public schools have an average math proficiency score of 32% (versus the California public school average of 34%), and reading proficiency score of 58% (versus the 49% statewide average). Schools in Pacific Grove have an average ranking of 7/10, which is in the top 50% of California public schools.
Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the California public school average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Best Pacific Grove, CA Public Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Robert Down Elementary School
(Math: 75% | Reading: 79% )
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
485 Pine Ave.
Pacific Grove, CA 93950
(831) 646-6540
Grades: K-5
| 431 students
Rank: #22.
Pacific Grove High School
(Math: 65-69% | Reading: 80-84% )
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
615 Sunset Dr.
Pacific Grove, CA 93950
(831) 646-6590
Grades: 9-12
| 570 students
Rank: #33.
Pacific Grove Middle School
(Math: 62% | Reading: 81% )
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
835 Forest Ave.
Pacific Grove, CA 93950
(831) 646-6568
Grades: 6-8
| 390 students
Rank: #44.
Forest Grove Elementary School
(Math: 55-59% | Reading: 70-74% )
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1065 Congress Ave.
Pacific Grove, CA 93950
(831) 646-6560
Grades: K-5
| 408 students
Rank: #55.
Community High (Continuation School)
Alternative School
(Math: <50% | Reading: <50% )
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1004 David Ave.
Pacific Grove, CA 93950
(831) 646-6535
Grades: 9-12
| 13 students
Rank: #66.
Monterey Bay Charter
Charter School
(Math: 32% | Reading: 58%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1004 David Ave.
Pacific Grove, CA 93950
(831) 655-4638
Grades: K-8
| 453 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Pacific Grove, California

Pacific Grove, California Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
1004 David Ave.
Pacific Grove, CA 93950
(831) 655-4638
Grades: K-8
| 422 students

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top ranked public schools in Pacific Grove, CA?
The top ranked public schools in Pacific Grove, CA include Robert Down Elementary School, Pacific Grove High School and Pacific Grove Middle School.
How many public schools are located in Pacific Grove, CA?
6 public schools are located in Pacific Grove, CA.
What is the racial composition of students in Pacific Grove, CA?
Pacific Grove, CA public schools minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the California public schools average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

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