Top 10 Best San Mateo County Public Charter Schools (2024)

For the 2024 school year, there are 22 public charter schools serving 10,588 students in San Mateo County, CA. The top ranked public charter schools in San Mateo County, CA are Summit Public School: Shasta, San Carlos Charter Learning Center and Summit Public School: Denali. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
San Mateo County, CA public charter schools have an average math proficiency score of 27% (versus the California public charter school average of 31%), and reading proficiency score of 37% (versus the 48% statewide average). Charter schools in San Mateo County have an average ranking of 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of California public charter schools.
Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the California public charter school average of 75% (majority Hispanic).

Best San Mateo County Public Charter Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Summit Public School: Shasta
Charter School
(Math: 70-74% | Reading: 85-89% )
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
905 Campus Dr.
Daly City, CA 94015
(650) 556-1110
Grades: 9-12
| 459 students
Rank: #22.
San Carlos Charter Learning Center
Charter School
(Math: 64% | Reading: 80%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
750 Dartmouth Ave.
San Carlos, CA 94070
(650) 508-7343
Grades: K-8
| 370 students
Rank: #33.
Summit Public School: Denali
Charter School
(Math: 68% | Reading: 80% )
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
539 E. Weddell Dr.
Redwood City, CA 94063
(669) 721-2646
Grades: 6-12
| 677 students
Rank: #44.
Rocketship Spark Academy
Charter School
(Math: 78% | Reading: 62% )
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
683 Sylvandale Ave.
Redwood City, CA 94065
(877) 806-0920
Grades: K-5
| 571 students
Rank: #55.
Rocketship Mosaic Elementary School
Charter School
(Math: 72% | Reading: 63% )
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
950 Owsley Ave.
Redwood City, CA 94065
(877) 806-0920
Grades: K-5
| 558 students
Rank: #66.
Rocketship Rising Stars
Charter School
(Math: 70-74% | Reading: 60-64% )
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
3173 Senter Rd.
Redwood City, CA 94065
(877) 806-0920
Grades: K-5
| 608 students
Rank: #77.
Rocketship Alma Academy
Charter School
(Math: 65-69% | Reading: 60-64% )
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
198 W. Alma Ave.
Redwood City, CA 94065
(877) 806-0920
Grades: K-5
| 516 students
Rank: #88.
Rocketship Mateo Sheedy Elementary School
Charter School
(Math: 65% | Reading: 58% )
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
788 Locust St.
Redwood City, CA 94065
(877) 806-0920
Grades: K-5
| 479 students
Rank: #99.
Design Tech High School
Charter School
(Math: 45-49% | Reading: 65-69% )
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
275 Oracle Pkwy.
Redwood City, CA 94065
(650) 231-2701
Grades: 9-12
| 562 students
Rank: #1010.
Rocketship Futuro Academy
Charter School
(Math: 60-64% | Reading: 50-54% )
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
2351 Olivera Rd.
Redwood City, CA 94065
(925) 246-5537
Grades: K-5
| 648 students
Rank: #1111.
Summit Preparatory Charter High School
Charter School
(Math: 30-34% | Reading: 65-69% )
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
890 Brd.way
Redwood City, CA 94063
(650) 556-1110
Grades: 9-12
| 430 students
Rank: #12 - 1312. - 13.
Rocketship Los Suenos Academy
Charter School
(Math: 55-59% | Reading: 35-39% )
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
331 S. 34th St.
Redwood City, CA 94065
(877) 806-0920
Grades: K-5
| 400 students
Rank: #12 - 1312. - 13.
Rocketship Si Se Puede Academy
Charter School
(Math: 55-59% | Reading: 35-39% )
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
2249 Dobern Ave.
Redwood City, CA 94065
(877) 806-0920
Grades: K-5
| 330 students
Rank: #1414.
Rocketship Redwood City
Charter School
(Math: 45-49% | Reading: 40-44% )
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
909 Roosevelt Ave
Redwood City, CA 94065
(877) 806-0920
Grades: K-5
| 308 students
Rank: #1515.
Rocketship Discovery Prep
Charter School
(Math: 50% | Reading: 37% )
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
370 Wooster St.
Redwood City, CA 94065
(877) 806-0920
Grades: K-5
| 464 students
Rank: #1616.
Rocketship Brilliant Minds
Charter School
(Math: 44% | Reading: 40% )
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
2960 Story Rd.
Redwood City, CA 94065
(877) 806-0920
Grades: K-5
| 524 students
Rank: #1717.
Everest Public High School
Charter School
(Math: 25-29% | Reading: 50-54% )
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
455 Fifth Ave.
Redwood City, CA 94063
(650) 366-1050
Grades: 9-12
| 322 students
Rank: #1818.
Kipp Excelencia Community Preparatory
Charter School
(Math: 26% | Reading: 34%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
2950 Fair Oaks Ave.
Redwood City, CA 94063
(510) 465-5477
Grades: K-8
| 816 students
Rank: #1919.
Rocketship Delta Prep
Charter School
(Math: 25-29% | Reading: 25-29% )
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1700 Cavallo Rd.
Redwood City, CA 94065
(877) 806-0920
Grades: K-5
| 586 students
Rank: #2020.
Kipp Valiant Community Prep
Charter School
(Math: 10% | Reading: 21%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
620 Willow Rd
Menlo Park, CA 94025
(650) 422-4022
Grades: K-8
| 666 students
Rank: #2121.
Connect Community Charter
Charter School
(Math: 6-9% | Reading: 10-14%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
635 Oakside Ave.
Redwood City, CA 94063
(650) 482-2426
Grades: K-8
| 153 students
Rank: n/an/a
Hayward Collegiate Charter
Charter School
166 W. Harder Rd.
Redwood City, CA 94062
(650) 520-3915
Grades: K-6
| 141 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in San Mateo County, CA

San Mateo County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
3150 Granger Way
Redwood City, CA 94061
(650) 482-2401
Grades: K-5
| 470 students
656 Bair Island Rd.
Redwood City, CA 94063
(650) 361-1345
Grades: 9-11
| n/a students
2025 Kehoe Ave.
San Mateo, CA 94403
(650) 312-7660
Grades: 6-8
| 662 students
1427 Palmetto Ave
Pacifica, CA 94044
(650) 738-6665
Grades: 6-8
| 701 students
400 Log Cabin Ranch Rd.
Redwood City, CA 94065
(650) 747-9689
Grades: 7-12
| 14 students
1109 Hilton St
Redwood City, CA 94063
(650) 298-0259
Grades: 9-12
| 15 students
444 E. Market St.
Daly City, CA 94014
(650) 991-1211
Grades: K-5
| 390 students
60 Christopher Ct.
Daly City, CA 94015
(650) 991-1206
Grades: K-6
| 313 students
2322 Crestmoor Dr
San Bruno, CA 94066
(650) 624-3145
Grades: K-5
| 158 students
275 Oracle Pkwy.
Redwood City, CA 94065
(650) 231-2701
Grades: 9-12
| 552 students
Aspire Public Schools 1564 Lau
San Carlos, CA 94070
(650) 329-2811
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
201 N. Balboa Way
San Bruno, CA 94066
(650) 624-3150
Grades: K-5
| 262 students
2600 Middlefield Rd.
Redwood City, CA 94063
(650) 363-4221
Grades: 9-12
| 18 students
2950 Fair Oaks Ave.
Redwood City, CA 94063
(650) 482-2403
Grades: K-5
| 219 students
1 Martin St.
Daly City, CA 94014
(415) 467-5443
Grades: 5-8
| 187 students
909 Roosevelt Ave.
Redwood City, CA 94063
(650) 482-2407
Grades: K-5
| 312 students
890 Broadway
Redwood City, CA 94062
Grades: 9-11
| 198 students
321 Sheridan Dr
Menlo Park, CA 94025
(650) 329-2800
Grades: K-8
| 275 students
555 Ave. Del Ora
Redwood City, CA 94062
(650) 482-2406
Grades: K-5
| 275 students
400 Duane St
Redwood City, CA 94062
(650) 366-3827
Grades: 3-8
| n/a students
699 Serramonte Blvd
Daly City, CA 94014
(650) 301-8404
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
201 West Orange Ave
South San Francisco, CA 94080
(650) 589-3430
Grades: 9-12
| 14 students
930 Oddstad Blvd.
Pacifica, CA 94044
(650) 738-6676
Grades: K-5
| 310 students
350 Butano Cut Off
Pescadero, CA 94060
(650) 879-0274
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
1390 El Camino Real
Redwood City, CA 94065
(650) 802-5186
Grades: 6-10
| 10 students
1599 Industrial Rd.
San Carlos, CA 94070
(209) 591-5400
Grades: 9-12
| 135 students
101 Twin Dolphin Dr.
Redwood City, CA 94065
(650) 598-2000
Grades: 11-12
| n/a students
300 Piedmont, Room 419
San Bruno, CA 94066
(650) 348-8834
Grades: 9-12
| 8 students
300 28th Ave.
San Mateo, CA 94403
(650) 312-7551
Grades: 6-8
| 2 students
2600 Middlefield Rd.
Redwood City, CA 94062
(650) 369-1411
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
120 James Ave.
Redwood City, CA 94062
(650) 369-1411
Grades: 9-12
| 39 students
325 Camille Ct.
Redwood City, CA 94063
(650) 369-5851
Grades: 9-11
| 276 students
553 Hazel Ave
San Bruno, CA 94066
Grades: 9-12
| 133 students
620 Willow Rd.
Menlo Park, CA 94025
(650) 329-2850
Grades: K-5
| n/a students

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top ranked public charter schools in San Mateo County, CA?
The top ranked public charter schools in San Mateo County, CA include Summit Public School: Shasta, San Carlos Charter Learning Center and Summit Public School: Denali. San Mateo County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in California.
How many public charter schools are located in San Mateo County, CA?
22 public charter schools are located in San Mateo County, CA.
What is the racial composition of students in San Mateo County, CA?
San Mateo County, CA public charter schools minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the California public charter schools average of 75% (majority Hispanic).

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