Top 10 Best Riverside Public Schools (2022-23)

For the 2022-23 school year, there are 104 public schools serving 73,915 students in Riverside, CA (there are 27 private schools, serving 6,703 private students). 92% of all K-12 students in Riverside, CA are educated in public schools compared to the CA state average of 90%. Riverside has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in California.
The top ranked public schools in Riverside, CA are Riverside Stem Academy, Benjamin Franklin Elementary School and Lake Hills Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Riverside, CA public schools have an average math proficiency score of 31% (versus the California public school average of 40%), and reading proficiency score of 45% (versus the 51% statewide average). Schools in Riverside have an average ranking of 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of California public schools.
Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the California public school average of 78% (majority Hispanic).

Best Riverside, CA Public Schools (2022-23)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Riverside Stem Academy
Math: 90% | Reading: 94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
4466 Mt.vernon Ave.
Riverside, CA 92507
(951) 788-7308
Grades: 5-12
| 655 students
Rank: #22.
Benjamin Franklin Elementary School
Math: 64% | Reading: 69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
19661 Orange Terrace Pkwy.
Riverside, CA 92508
(951) 571-6502
Grades: K-6
| 786 students
Rank: #33.
Lake Hills Elementary School
Math: 63% | Reading: 69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
16346 Village Meadow Dr.
Riverside, CA 92505
(951) 358-1620
Grades: K-5
| 676 students
Rank: #44.
Martin Luther King Jr. High School
Math: 54% | Reading: 76%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
9301 Wood Rd.
Riverside, CA 92508
(951) 789-5690
Grades: 9-12
| 3,081 students
Rank: #55.
Tomas Rivera Elementary School
Math: 57% | Reading: 71%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
20440 Red Poppy Ln.
Riverside, CA 92508
(951) 697-5757
Grades: K-6
| 675 students
Rank: #66.
Lake Mathews Elementary School
Math: 62% | Reading: 66%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
12252 Blackburn Rd.
Riverside, CA 92503
(951) 352-5520
Grades: K-6
| 764 students
Rank: #77.
John F. Kennedy Elementary School
Math: 57% | Reading: 63%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
19125 Schhouse Ln.
Riverside, CA 92508
(951) 789-7570
Grades: K-6
| 901 students
Rank: #88.
Amelia Earhart Middle School
Math: 50% | Reading: 66%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
20202 Aptos St.
Riverside, CA 92508
(951) 697-5700
Grades: 7-8
| 908 students
Rank: #99.
Frank Augustus Miller Middle School
Math: 48% | Reading: 67%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
17925 Krameria Ave.
Riverside, CA 92504
(951) 789-8181
Grades: 7-8
| 984 students
Rank: #1010.
Mark Twain Elementary School
Math: 53% | Reading: 60%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
19411 Krameria Ave.
Riverside, CA 92508
(951) 789-8170
Grades: K-6
| 989 students
Rank: #1111.
Polytechnic High School
Math: 36% | Reading: 77%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
5450 Victoria Ave.
Riverside, CA 92506
(951) 788-7203
Grades: 9-12
| 2,543 students
Rank: #1212.
Hillcrest High School
Math: 36% | Reading: 66%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
11800 Indiana Ave.
Riverside, CA 92505
(951) 358-1755
Grades: 9-12
| 1,786 students
Rank: #13 - 1413. - 14.
Bryant Elementary School
Math: 45% | Reading: 53%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
4324 Third St.
Riverside, CA 92501
(951) 788-7453
Grades: K-6
| 384 students
Rank: #13 - 1413. - 14.
Castle View Elementary School
Math: 45% | Reading: 53%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
6201 Shaker Dr.
Riverside, CA 92506
(951) 788-7460
Grades: K-6
| 619 students
Rank: #1515.
Camino Real Elementary School
Math: 43% | Reading: 54%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
4655 Camino Real
Riverside, CA 92509
(951) 360-2714
Grades: K-6
| 772 students
Rank: #1616.
Madison Elementary School
Math: 42% | Reading: 52%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
3635 Madison St.
Riverside, CA 92504
(951) 352-8236
Grades: K-6
| 633 students
Rank: #1717.
Pachappa Elementary School
Math: 36% | Reading: 59%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
6200 Riverside Ave.
Riverside, CA 92506
(951) 788-7355
Grades: K-6
| 675 students
Rank: #1818.
Riverside Virtual
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
4011 Fourteenth St.
Riverside, CA 92506
(951) 276-2006
Grades: K-12
| 17 students
Rank: #1919.
Magnolia Elementary School
Math: 38% | Reading: 52%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
3975 Maplewood Pl.
Riverside, CA 92506
(951) 788-7274
Grades: K-6
| 531 students
Rank: #2020.
Reach Leadership Steam Academy
Charter School
Math: 40% | Reading: 51%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
3422 Rustin Ave.
Riverside, CA 92508
(951) 275-8820
Grades: K-6
| 640 students
Rank: #2121.
Alcott Elementary School
Math: 40% | Reading: 50%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
2433 Central Ave.
Riverside, CA 92506
(951) 788-7451
Grades: K-6
| 662 students
Rank: #2222.
Woodcrest Elementary School
Math: 39% | Reading: 50%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
16940 Krameria Ave.
Riverside, CA 92504
(951) 776-4122
Grades: K-6
| 592 students
Rank: #2323.
Hawthorne Elementary School
Math: 35% | Reading: 50%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
2700 Irving St.
Riverside, CA 92503
(951) 352-6716
Grades: K-6
| 624 students
Rank: #2424.
Harrison Elementary School
Math: 37% | Reading: 48%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
2901 Harrison St.
Riverside, CA 92503
(951) 352-6712
Grades: K-6
| 452 students
Rank: #2525.
Glen Avon Elementary School
Math: 37% | Reading: 47%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
4352 Pyrite St.
Riverside, CA 92509
(951) 360-2764
Grades: K-6
| 497 students
Rank: #2626.
Ysmael Villegas Middle School
Math: 36% | Reading: 47%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
3754 Harvill Ln.
Riverside, CA 92505
(951) 358-1695
Grades: 6-8
| 1,319 students
Rank: #2727.
Washington Elementary School
Math: 38% | Reading: 45%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
2760 Jane St.
Riverside, CA 92506
(951) 788-7305
Grades: K-6
| 814 students
Rank: #2828.
Patriot High School
Math: 26% | Reading: 56%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
4355 Camino Real
Riverside, CA 92509
(951) 361-6500
Grades: 9-12
| 2,524 students
Rank: #2929.
Indian Hills Elementary School
Math: 32% | Reading: 49%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
7750 Linares Ave.
Riverside, CA 92509
(951) 360-2724
Grades: K-6
| 509 students
Rank: #3030.
S. Christa Mcauliffe Elementary School
Math: 36% | Reading: 46%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
4100 Golden Ave.
Riverside, CA 92505
(951) 358-1625
Grades: K-5
| 643 students
Rank: #3131.
Matthew Gage Middle School
Math: 29% | Reading: 47%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
6400 Lincoln Ave.
Riverside, CA 92506
(951) 788-7350
Grades: 7-8
| 996 students
Rank: #3232.
Highgrove Elementary School
Math: 34% | Reading: 42%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
690 Center St.
Riverside, CA 92507
(951) 788-7296
Grades: K-6
| 746 students
Rank: #3333.
Mountain View Elementary School
Math: 33% | Reading: 42%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
6180 St.er Ave.
Riverside, CA 92504
(951) 788-7433
Grades: K-6
| 791 students
Rank: #3434.
Stone Avenue Elementary School
Math: 32% | Reading: 42%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
5111 Stone Ave.
Riverside, CA 92509
(951) 360-2859
Grades: K-6
| 661 students
Rank: #3535.
Longfellow Elementary School
Math: 29% | Reading: 46%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
3610 Eucalyptus Ave.
Riverside, CA 92507
(951) 788-7335
Grades: K-6
| 681 students
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Riverside, California Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
3800 Main St.
Riverside, CA 92501
(951) 824-1358
Grades: 7-12
| n/a students
4800 Magnolia Ave
Riverside, CA 92506
(951) 222-8931
Grades: 9-12
| 35 students
4011 14th St.
Riverside, CA 92501
(951) 788-7374
Grades: K-6
| 288 students
4466 Mt. Vernon Ave
Riverside, CA 92507
(951) 788-7308
Grades: K-6
| 309 students
6401 Lincoln Ave.
Riverside, CA 92504
(909) 276-7670
Grades: 9-12
| 158 students
9191 Colorado Ave.
Riverside, CA 92503
(951) 683-0553
Grades: K-6
| 241 students
6836 34th St.
Riverside, CA 92509
(951) 360-2818
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
Riverside County Education Academy (Closed 2021)
Alternative School
Charter School
13730 Perris Blvd.
Riverside, CA 92502
(951) 826-6602
Grades: 9-12
| 260 students
44-801 Golf Center Pkwy.
Riverside, CA 92501
(760) 863-3111
Grades: 9-12
| 100 students
3939 13th St.
Riverside, CA 92502
(951) 826-6464
Grades: K-12
| 93 students
4041 Pacific Ave.
Riverside, CA 92509
(951) 222-7739
Grades: 7-12
| 19 students

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