Top 10 Best San Luis Obispo County Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 81 public schools serving 34,721 students in San Luis Obispo County, CA. San Luis Obispo County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in California.
The top ranked public schools in San Luis Obispo County, CA are Teach Elementary School, Los Ranchos Elementary School and Pleasant Valley Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
San Luis Obispo County, CA public schools have an average math proficiency score of 45% (versus the California public school average of 40%), and reading proficiency score of 56% (versus the 51% statewide average). Schools in San Luis Obispo County have an average ranking of 9/10, which is in the top 20% of California public schools.
Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the California public school average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Best San Luis Obispo County Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Teach Elementary School
Math: 90-94% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
(1)
165 Grand Ave.
San Luis Obispo, CA 93405
(805) 596-4100
Grades: 4-6
| 158 students
Rank: #22.
Los Ranchos Elementary School
Math: 81% | Reading: 81%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
5785 Los Ranchos Rd.
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
(805) 596-4075
Grades: K-6
| 457 students
Rank: #33.
Pleasant Valley Elementary School
Math: 60-79% | Reading: ≥80%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
(1)
2025 Ranchita Canyon Rd.
San Miguel, CA 93451
(805) 467-3453
Grades: K-6
| 83 students
Rank: #44.
Bishop's Peak Elementary School
Math: 75% | Reading: 76%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
451 Jaycee Dr.
San Luis Obispo, CA 93405
(805) 596-4030
Grades: K-6
| 468 students
Rank: #55.
Sinsheimer Elementary School
Math: 73% | Reading: 75%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
2755 Augusta St.
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
(805) 596-4088
Grades: K-6
| 376 students
Rank: #66.
Ocean View Elementary School
Math: 69% | Reading: 75%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1208 Linda Dr.
Arroyo Grande, CA 93420
(805) 474-3730
Grades: K-6
| 634 students
Rank: #77.
Monarch Grove Elementary School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
348 Los Osos Valley Rd.
Los Osos, CA 93402
(805) 534-2844
Grades: K-5
| 347 students
Rank: #88.
Laguna Middle School
Math: 70% | Reading: 73%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
(1)
11050 Los Osos Valley Rd.
San Luis Obispo, CA 93405
(805) 596-4055
Grades: 7-8
| 817 students
Rank: #99.
San Luis Obispo High School
Math: 59% | Reading: 81%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1499 San Luis Dr.
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
(805) 596-4040
Grades: 9-12
| 1,526 students
Rank: #1010.
Central Coast New Technical High School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
525 N. Thompson Ave.
Arroyo Grande, CA 93420
(805) 474-3350
Grades: 9-12
| 313 students
Rank: #1111.
Harloe Elementary School
Math: 60% | Reading: 69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
901 Fair Oaks Ave.
Arroyo Grande, CA 93420
(805) 474-3710
Grades: K-6
| 653 students
Rank: #1212.
Shell Beach Elementary School
Math: 54% | Reading: 70%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2100 Shell Beach Rd.
Pismo Beach, CA 93449
(805) 474-3760
Grades: K-6
| 430 students
Rank: #1313.
Los Osos Middle School
Math: 55% | Reading: 69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1555 El Moro St.
Los Osos, CA 93402
(805) 534-2835
Grades: 6-8
| 599 students
Rank: #14 - 1514. - 15.
Branch Elementary School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
970 Sch Rd.
Arroyo Grande, CA 93420
(805) 474-3720
Grades: K-6
| 321 students
Rank: #14 - 1514. - 15.
Cayucos Elementary School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
301 Cayucos Dr.
Cayucos, CA 93430
(805) 995-3694
Grades: K-8
| 191 students
Rank: #16 - 1716. - 17.
Monterey Road Elementary School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
3355 Monterey Rd.
Atascadero, CA 93422
(805) 462-4270
Grades: K-5
| 358 students
Rank: #16 - 1716. - 17.
San Benito Elementary School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
(1)
4300 San Benito Rd.
Atascadero, CA 93422
(805) 462-4330
Grades: K-5
| 477 students
Rank: #1818.
Hawthorne Elementary School
Math: 60% | Reading: 59%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
(1)
2125 Story St.
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
(805) 596-4070
Grades: K-6
| 372 students
Rank: #1919.
Templeton High School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1200 Main St.
Templeton, CA 93465
(805) 434-5888
Grades: 9-12
| 741 students
Rank: #2020.
Pat Butler Elementary School
Math: 60% | Reading: 58%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
700 Nicklaus St.
Paso Robles, CA 93447
(805) 769-1750
Grades: K-5
| 465 students
Rank: #2121.
Del Mar Elementary School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
501 Sequoia St.
Morro Bay, CA 93442
(805) 771-1858
Grades: K-5
| 375 students
Rank: #2222.
Santa Lucia Middle School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
2850 Schhouse Ln.
Cambria, CA 93428
(805) 927-3693
Grades: 6-8
| 141 students
Rank: #2323.
Morro Bay High School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
235 Atascadero Rd.
Morro Bay, CA 93442
(805) 771-1845
Grades: 9-12
| 821 students
Rank: #2424.
Kermit King Elementary School
Math: 53% | Reading: 59%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
700 Schhouse Cir.
Paso Robles, CA 93447
(805) 769-1700
Grades: K-5
| 463 students
Rank: #2525.
Templeton Middle School
Math: 51% | Reading: 61%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
925 Old Co Rd.
Templeton, CA 93465
(805) 434-5813
Grades: 6-8
| 519 students
Rank: #2626.
Pacheco Elementary School
Math: 57% | Reading: 55%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
261 Cuesta Dr.
San Luis Obispo, CA 93405
(805) 596-4081
Grades: K-6
| 551 students
Rank: #2727.
Santa Margarita Elementary School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
22070 H St.
Santa Margarita, CA 93453
(805) 438-5633
Grades: K-5
| 267 students
Rank: #2828.
Vineyard Elementary School
Math: 47% | Reading: 62%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
2121 Vineyard Dr.
Templeton, CA 93465
(805) 434-5840
Grades: 3-5
| 514 students
Rank: #2929.
San Gabriel Elementary School
Math: 50% | Reading: 55%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
8500 San Gabriel Rd.
Atascadero, CA 93422
(805) 462-4340
Grades: K-5
| 442 students
Rank: #3030.
Coast Union High School
Math: 30-39% | Reading: 70-79%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
2950 Santa Rosa Creek Rd.
Cambria, CA 93428
(805) 927-3889
Grades: 9-12
| 191 students
Rank: #3131.
Cappy Culver Elementary School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
11011 Heritage Ranch Loop Rd.
Paso Robles, CA 93446
(805) 227-1040
Grades: K-8
| 225 students
Rank: #3232.
Paulding Middle School
Math: 43% | Reading: 61%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
600 Crown Hill St.
Arroyo Grande, CA 93420
(805) 474-3500
Grades: 7-8
| 608 students
Rank: #3333.
Judkins Middle School
Math: 37% | Reading: 63%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
(1)
680 Wadsworth St.
Pismo Beach, CA 93449
(805) 474-3600
Grades: 7-8
| 489 students
Rank: #3434.
Carrisa Plains Elementary School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
9640 Carrisa Hwy.
Santa Margarita, CA 93453
(805) 475-2244
Grades: K-5
| 27 students
Rank: #3535.
Smith (c. L.) Elementary School
Math: 45% | Reading: 54%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1375 Balboa St.
San Luis Obispo, CA 93405
(805) 596-4094
Grades: K-6
| 367 students
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San Luis Obispo County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
2840 Santa Rosa Creek Rd.
Cambria, CA 93428
(805) 927-7148
Grades: 7-12
| n/a students
2545 Spring St
Paso Robles, CA 93446
(805) 769-1650
Grades: 7-12
| 5 students
P.o. Box 7010
Paso Robles, CA 93447
(805) 237-3494
Grades: 4-6
| 3 students
4545 Airport Rd.
Paso Robles, CA 93447
(805) 227-2535
Grades: 8-12
| 164 students
200 Foothill Rd.
Pismo Beach, CA 93449
(805) 709-8015
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
602 Orchard St.
Arroyo Grande, CA 93420
(805) 474-3000
Grades: 11-12
| n/a students
101 S. First St.
San Miguel, CA 93451
(805) 238-0286
Grades: 7-12
| n/a students
950 Old County Rd.
Templeton, CA 93465
(805) 434-5846
Grades: 5-12
| 2 students
960 Old County Rd
Templeton, CA 93465
(805) 434-5800
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students

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