Top 10 Best Pittsburg Public Schools (2023)

For the 2023 school year, there are 19 public schools serving 13,803 students in Pittsburg, CA (there are 6 private schools, serving 454 private students). 97% of all K-12 students in Pittsburg, CA are educated in public schools compared to the CA state average of 90%.
The top ranked public schools in Pittsburg, CA are Los Medanos Elementary School, Delta View Elementary School and Marina Vista Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Pittsburg, CA public schools have an average math proficiency score of 19% (versus the California public school average of 40%), and reading proficiency score of 33% (versus the 51% statewide average). Schools in Pittsburg have an average ranking of 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of California public schools.
Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the California public school average of 78% (majority Hispanic).

Best Pittsburg, CA Public Schools (2023)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Los Medanos Elementary School
Math: 44% | Reading: 55%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
610 Crowley Ave.
Pittsburg, CA 94565
(925) 473-2460
Grades: K-5
| 655 students
Rank: #22.
Delta View Elementary School
Math: 35% | Reading: 41%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
2916 Rio Verde
Pittsburg, CA 94565
(925) 261-0240
Grades: K-5
| 652 students
Rank: #33.
Marina Vista Elementary School
Math: 29% | Reading: 34%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
50 E. Eighth St.
Pittsburg, CA 94565
(925) 473-2490
Grades: K-5
| 589 students
Rank: #44.
Foothill Elementary School
Math: 26% | Reading: 37%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1200 Jensen Dr.
Pittsburg, CA 94565
(925) 473-2450
Grades: K-5
| 549 students
Rank: #55.
Rancho Medanos Junior High School
Math: 19% | Reading: 41%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
2301 Range Rd.
Pittsburg, CA 94565
(925) 473-2480
Grades: 6-8
| 832 students
Rank: #66.
Highlands Elementary School
Math: 23% | Reading: 33%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
4141 Harbor St.
Pittsburg, CA 94565
(925) 473-2440
Grades: K-5
| 505 students
Rank: #77.
Heights Elementary School
Math: 22% | Reading: 32%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
163 Alturas Ave.
Pittsburg, CA 94565
(925) 473-2410
Grades: K-5
| 580 students
Rank: #88.
Pittsburg Senior High School
Math: 20% | Reading: 34%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1750 Harbor St.
Pittsburg, CA 94565
(925) 473-2390
Grades: 9-12
| 3,688 students
Rank: #99.
Parkside Elementary School
Math: 25% | Reading: 28%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
985 W. 17th St.
Pittsburg, CA 94565
(925) 473-2420
Grades: K-5
| 574 students
Rank: #1010.
Stoneman Elementary School
Math: 19% | Reading: 36%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
2929 Loveridge Rd.
Pittsburg, CA 94565
(925) 473-2430
Grades: K-5
| 587 students
Rank: #1111.
Willow Cove Elementary School
Math: 19% | Reading: 34%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1880 Hanlon Way
Pittsburg, CA 94565
(925) 473-2470
Grades: K-5
| 622 students
Rank: #1212.
Martin Luther King Junior Junior High School
Math: 16% | Reading: 35%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
2012 Carion Ct.
Pittsburg, CA 94565
(925) 473-2500
Grades: 6-8
| 690 students
Rank: #1313.
Rio Vista Elementary School
Math: 18% | Reading: 31%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
611 Pacifica Ave.
Pittsburg, CA 94565
(925) 458-6101
Grades: K-5
| 440 students
Rank: #1414.
Hillview Junior High School
Math: 14% | Reading: 33%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
333 Yosemite Dr.
Pittsburg, CA 94565
(925) 473-2380
Grades: 6-8
| 891 students
Rank: #1515.
Riverview Middle School
Math: 10% | Reading: 25%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
205 Pacifica Ave.
Pittsburg, CA 94565
(925) 458-3216
Grades: 6-8
| 745 students
Rank: #1616.
Bel Air Elementary School
Math: 11% | Reading: 17%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
663 Canal Rd.
Pittsburg, CA 94565
(925) 458-2606
Grades: K-5
| 450 students
Rank: #1717.
Shore Acres Elementary School
Math: 11% | Reading: 13%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
351 Marina Rd.
Pittsburg, CA 94565
(925) 458-3261
Grades: K-5
| 440 students
Rank: #1818.
Black Diamond High (Continuation)
Alternative School
Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1131 Stoneman Ave.
Pittsburg, CA 94565
(925) 473-4480
Grades: 9-12
| 211 students
Rank: n/an/a
Golden Gate Community
Alternative School
Charter School
1111 Stoneman Ave.
Pittsburg, CA 94565
(925) 427-3199
Grades: 6-12
| 103 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Pittsburg, California

Pittsburg, California Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
809 Black Diamond Blvd.
Pittsburg, CA 94565
(925) 313-2950
Grades: 7-12
| 41 students
235 Pacifica Ave.
Pittsburg, CA 94565
(925) 458-1316
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
Golden Gate Community Charter (Closed 2021)
Alternative School
Charter School
1111 Stoneman Ave.
Pittsburg, CA 94565
(925) 427-3199
Grades: 6-12
| 144 students
355 E. Leland Rd.
Pittsburg, CA 94565
(925) 252-1900
Grades: 6-12
| 194 students

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top ranked public schools in Pittsburg, CA?

The top ranked public schools in Pittsburg, CA are Los Medanos Elementary School, Delta View Elementary School and Marina Vista Elementary School.

How many public schools are location in Pittsburg, CA?

19 public schools are location in Pittsburg, CA.

What percentage of students in Pittsburg, CA go to public school?

97% of all K-12 students in Pittsburg, CA are educated in public schools compared to the CA state average of 90%.

What is the racial composition of students in Pittsburg, CA?

Pittsburg, CA minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the California public school average of 78% (majority Hispanic).

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