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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 124 public schools in Santa Barbara County, CA, serving 69,183 students.
  • Santa Barbara County, CA public school have an average math proficiency score of 34% (versus the California public school average of 37%), and reading proficiency score of 44% (versus the 48% statewide average). Schools in Santa Barbara County have an average ranking in the bottom 50% of California public schools.
  • The top ranked public school in Santa Barbara County, CA are Cold Spring Elementary School, Montecito Union and Ballard Elementary School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 77% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is equal to the California public school average of 77% (majority Hispanic).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is equal to the California public school average of 23:1.

Top Santa Barbara County Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Adam (william Laird) Elementary School Math: 21% | Reading: 23%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    500 W. Windsor
    Santa Maria, CA 93458
    (805)361-6700

    Grades: K-6 | 983 students
  • Adams Elementary School Math: 49% | Reading: 62%
    Rank: Top 30%
    2701 Las Positas Rd.
    Santa Barbara, CA 93105
    (805)563-2515

    Grades: K-6 | 562 students
  • Adelante Charter Charter School
    Math: 25-29% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1102 E. Yanonali St.
    Santa Barbara, CA 93103
    (805)966-7392

    Grades: K-6 | 288 students
  • Alice Shaw Elementary School Math: 35% | Reading: 41%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    759 Dahlia Pl.
    Santa Maria, CA 93455
    (805)938-8850

    Grades: K-6 | 610 students
  • Aliso Elementary School Math: 51% | Reading: 51%
    Rank: Top 30%
    4545 Carpinteria Ave.
    Carpinteria, CA 93013
    (805)684-4539

    Grades: K-5 | 388 students
  • Alta Vista Alternative High School Alternative School
    Math: 11-19% | Reading: 40-49%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    215 E. Ortega St.
    Santa Barbara, CA 93101
    (805)965-1916

    Grades: 9-12 | 145 students
  • Alta Vista Alternative Junior High School Alternative School
    215 E. Ortega St.
    Santa Barbara, CA 93101
    (805)966-0883

    Grades: 7-8 | 1 students
  • Alvin Elementary School Math: 19% | Reading: 24%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    301 E. Alvin Ave.
    Santa Maria, CA 93454
    (805)361-6760

    Grades: K-6 | 988 students
  • Arellanes (don Juan Bautista) Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1890 Sandalwood Dr.
    Santa Maria, CA 93455
    (805)361-6860

    Grades: K-6 | 313 students
  • Arellanes Junior High School Math: 22% | Reading: 27%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1890 Sandalwood Dr.
    Santa Maria, CA 93455
    (805)361-6820

    Grades: 7-8 | 642 students
  • Arthur Hapgood Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 21% | Reading: 35%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    324 S. A St.
    Lompoc, CA 93438
    (805)742-2200

    Grades: K-6 | 627 students
  • Ballard Elementary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank: Top 5%
    2425 Sch St.
    Solvang, CA 93463
    (805)688-4812

    Grades: K-6 | 131 students
  • Battles (washington) Elementary School Math: 20% | Reading: 25%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    605 E. Battles Rd.
    Santa Maria, CA 93454
    (805)361-6880

    Grades: K-6 | 884 students
  • Benjamin Foxen Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank: Top 50%
    4949 Foxen Canyon Rd.
    Santa Maria, CA 93454
    (805)937-1148

    Grades: K-8 | 212 students
  • Bonita Elementary School Math: 21% | Reading: 20%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2715 W. Main St.
    Santa Maria, CA 93458
    (805)361-8280

    Grades: K-6 | 570 students
  • Brandon Elementary School Math: 52% | Reading: 53%
    Rank: Top 30%
    195 Brandon Dr.
    Goleta, CA 93117
    (805)571-3770

    Grades: K-6 | 412 students
  • Bruce (robert) Elementary School Math: 10% | Reading: 14%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    601 W. Alvin Ave.
    Santa Maria, CA 93458
    (805)361-6940

    Grades: K-6 | 959 students
  • Buena Vista Elementary School Math: 36% | Reading: 57%
    Rank: Top 50%
    100 Aldebaran Ave.
    Lompoc, CA 93438
    (805)742-2020

    Grades: K-6 | 664 students
  • Cabrillo High School Math: 32% | Reading: 65%
    Rank: Top 50%
    4350 Constellation Rd.
    Lompoc, CA 93438
    (805)742-2900

    Grades: 9-12 | 1291 students
  • California Steam Santa Barbara Charter School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: 40-59%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    4684 Ontario Mills Pkwy Ste. 1
    Ontario, CA 91764
    (714)386-9346

    Grades: K-12 | 51 students
  • Canalino Elementary School Math: 33% | Reading: 41%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1480 Linden Ave.
    Carpinteria, CA 93013
    (805)684-4141

    Grades: K-5 | 527 students
  • Carpinteria Family Alternative School
    Math: 60-69% | Reading: 60-69%
    Rank: Top 20%
    1480 Linden Ave.
    Carpinteria, CA 93013
    (805)684-4141

    Grades: K-5 | 73 students
  • Carpinteria Middle School Math: 34% | Reading: 48%
    Rank: Top 50%
    5351 Carpinteria Ave.
    Carpinteria, CA 93013
    (805)684-4544

    Grades: 6-8 | 501 students
  • Carpinteria Senior High School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank: Top 30%
    4810 Foothill Rd.
    Carpinteria, CA 93013
    (805)684-4107

    Grades: 9-12 | 612 students
  • Clarence Ruth Elementary School Math: 17% | Reading: 29%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    501 N. W St.
    Lompoc, CA 93438
    (805)742-2500

    Grades: K-6 | 598 students
  • Cleveland Elementary School Math: 14% | Reading: 19%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    123 Alameda Padre Serra
    Santa Barbara, CA 93103
    (805)963-8873

    Grades: K-6 | 353 students
  • Cold Spring Elementary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank: Top 5%
    2243 Sycamore Canyon Rd.
    Santa Barbara, CA 93108
    (805)969-2678

    Grades: K-6 | 170 students
  • College Elementary School
    3525 Pine St.
    Santa Ynez, CA 93460
    (805)686-7300

    Grades: K-8 | 30 students
  • Crestview Elementary School Math: 52% | Reading: 69%
    Rank: Top 20%
    Utah Ave.
    Lompoc, CA 93438
    (805)742-2050

    Grades: K-6 | 525 students
  • Cuyama Elementary School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2300 Highway 166
    New Cuyama, CA 93254
    (661)766-2642

    Grades: K-8 | 152 students
  • Cuyama Valley High School Math: ≤20% | Reading: 21-39%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    4500 Highway 166
    New Cuyama, CA 93254
    (661)766-2293

    Grades: 9-12 | 50 students
  • Delta High School Alternative School
    Math: ≤5% | Reading: 6-9%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    4893 Bethany Ln.
    Santa Maria, CA 93455
    (805)937-6356

    Grades: 9-12 | 390 students
  • Dos Pueblos Senior High School Math: 55% | Reading: 69%
    Rank: Top 20%
    7266 Alameda Ave.
    Goleta, CA 93117
    (805)968-2541

    Grades: 9-12 | 2057 students
  • Dr Bob Forinash Community Day Alternative School
    4010 Jupiter Ave.
    Lompoc, CA 93436
    (805)742-3135

    Grades: 7-12 | 18 students
  • El Camino Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    5020 San Simeon Dr.
    Santa Barbara, CA 93111
    (805)692-5574

    Grades: K-6 | 229 students
  • Show 89 more public schools in Santa Barbara County, CA (out of 124 total schools)
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