Top 10 Best Santa Clara County Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 411 public schools serving 269,530 students in Santa Clara County, CA. Santa Clara County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in California.
The top ranked public schools in Santa Clara County, CA are William Faria Elementary School, Dr. Tj Owens Gilroy Early College Academy and Lynbrook High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Santa Clara County, CA public schools have an average math proficiency score of 57% (versus the California public school average of 40%), and reading proficiency score of 64% (versus the 51% statewide average). Schools in Santa Clara County have an average ranking of 10/10, which is in the top 5% of California public schools.
Minority enrollment is 81% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the California public school average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Best Santa Clara County Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
William Faria Elementary School
Math: 97% | Reading: 95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
10155 Barbara Ln.
Cupertino, CA 95014
(408) 252-0706
Grades: K-5
| 691 students
Rank: #22.
Dr. Tj Owens Gilroy Early College Academy
Math: 90-94% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
5055 Santa Teresa Blvd. Pb17
Gilroy, CA 95020
(408) 846-4909
Grades: 9-12
| 288 students
Rank: #33.
Lynbrook High School
Math: 92% | Reading: 94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
1280 Johnson Ave.
San Jose, CA 95129
(408) 366-7700
Grades: 9-12
| 1,848 students
Rank: #4 - 54. - 5.
Joaquin Miller Middle School
Math: 93% | Reading: 93%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
(1)
6151 Rainbow Dr.
San Jose, CA 95129
(408) 252-3755
Grades: 6-8
| 1,251 students
Rank: #4 - 54. - 5.
Murdock-portal Elementary School
Math: 93% | Reading: 93%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
1188 Wunderlich Dr.
San Jose, CA 95129
(408) 973-8191
Grades: K-5
| 576 students
Rank: #6 - 76. - 7.
Argonaut Elementary School
Math: 90-94% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
13200 Shadow Mountain Rd.
Saratoga, CA 95070
(408) 867-4773
Grades: K-5
| 343 students
Rank: #6 - 76. - 7.
Oak Avenue Elementary School
Math: 92% | Reading: 92%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
1501 Oak Ave.
Los Altos, CA 94024
(650) 237-3900
Grades: K-6
| 409 students
Rank: #88.
Saratoga High School
Math: 90% | Reading: 93%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
20300 Herriman Ave.
Saratoga, CA 95070
(408) 867-3411
Grades: 9-12
| 1,354 students
Rank: #99.
Millikin Elementary School
Math: 90% | Reading: 92%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
615 Hobart Terrace
Santa Clara, CA 95051
(408) 423-1800
Grades: K-5
| 532 students
Rank: #1010.
Williams Elementary School
Math: 88% | Reading: 92%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
1150 Rajkovich Way
San Jose, CA 95120
(408) 535-6196
Grades: K-5
| 679 students
Rank: #1111.
Covington Elementary School
Math: 90% | Reading: 91%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
205 Covington Rd.
Los Altos, CA 94024
(650) 947-1100
Grades: K-6
| 580 students
Rank: #1212.
Nelson S. Dilworth Elementary School
Math: 92% | Reading: 88%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
1101 Strayer Dr.
San Jose, CA 95129
(408) 253-2850
Grades: K-5
| 414 students
Rank: #13 - 1513. - 15.
Graystone Elementary School
Math: 89% | Reading: 90%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
(2)
6982 Shearwater Dr.
San Jose, CA 95120
(408) 535-6317
Grades: K-5
| 582 students
Rank: #13 - 1513. - 15.
John F. Kennedy Middle School
Math: 90% | Reading: 89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
821 Bubb Rd.
Cupertino, CA 95014
(408) 253-1525
Grades: 6-8
| 1,289 students
Rank: #13 - 1513. - 15.
R. I. Meyerholz Elementary School
Math: 90% | Reading: 89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
6990 Melvin Dr.
San Jose, CA 95129
(408) 252-7450
Grades: K-5
| 764 students
Rank: #1616.
Herbert Hoover Elementary School
Math: 94% | Reading: 87%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
(3)
445 E. Charleston Rd.
Palo Alto, CA 94306
(650) 320-8106
Grades: K-5
| 397 students
Rank: #1717.
Tom Matsumoto Elementary School
Math: 88% | Reading: 89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
4121 Mackin Woods Ln.
San Jose, CA 95135
(408) 223-4873
Grades: K-6
| 721 students
Rank: #1818.
L. P. Collins Elementary School
Math: 87% | Reading: 90%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
10300 Blaney Ave.
Cupertino, CA 95014
(408) 252-6002
Grades: K-5
| 717 students
Rank: #1919.
Loyola Elementary School
Math: 87% | Reading: 89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
770 Berry Ave.
Los Altos, CA 94024
(650) 254-2400
Grades: K-6
| 425 students
Rank: #2020.
Redwood Middle School
Math: 89% | Reading: 88%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
13925 Fruitvale Ave.
Saratoga, CA 95070
(408) 867-3042
Grades: 6-8
| 822 students
Rank: #2121.
William Regnart Elementary School
Math: 88% | Reading: 87%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
(3)
1170 Yorkshire Dr.
Cupertino, CA 95014
(408) 253-5250
Grades: K-5
| 481 students
Rank: #22 - 2322. - 23.
Gardner Bullis Elementary School
Math: 85-89% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
25890 Fremont Rd.
Los Altos, CA 94022
(650) 559-3200
Grades: K-6
| 309 students
Rank: #22 - 2322. - 23.
Stevenson Elementary School
Math: 85-89% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
750b San Pierre Way
Mountain View, CA 94043
(650) 903-6950
Grades: K-5
| 391 students
Rank: #2424.
Frank L. Huff Elementary School
Math: 86% | Reading: 88%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
253 Martens Ave.
Mountain View, CA 94040
(650) 526-3490
Grades: K-5
| 605 students
Rank: #2525.
Georgina P. Blach Junior High School
Math: 85% | Reading: 88%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(1)
1120 Covington Rd.
Los Altos, CA 94024
(650) 934-3800
Grades: 7-8
| 517 students
Rank: #2626.
Monta Vista High School
Math: 89% | Reading: 86%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(2)
21840 Mcclellan Rd.
Cupertino, CA 95014
(408) 366-7600
Grades: 9-12
| 2,370 students
Rank: #2727.
Montclaire Elementary School
Math: 85% | Reading: 87%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1160 St. Joseph Ave.
Los Altos, CA 94024
(650) 967-9388
Grades: K-5
| 429 students
Rank: #2828.
Silver Oak Elementary School
Math: 84% | Reading: 88%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
5000 Farnsworth Dr.
San Jose, CA 95138
(408) 223-4515
Grades: K-6
| 620 students
Rank: #2929.
Ardis G. Egan Junior High School
Math: 83% | Reading: 89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(1)
100 W. Portola Ave.
Los Altos, CA 94022
(650) 917-2200
Grades: 7-8
| 611 students
Rank: #30 - 3130. - 31.
Abraham Lincoln Elementary School
Math: 88% | Reading: 85%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
21710 Mcclellan Rd.
Cupertino, CA 95014
(408) 252-4798
Grades: K-5
| 595 students
Rank: #30 - 3130. - 31.
Stevens Creek Elementary School
Math: 88% | Reading: 85%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
10300 Ainsworth Dr.
Cupertino, CA 95014
(408) 245-3312
Grades: K-5
| 584 students
Rank: #3232.
Sam H. Lawson Middle School
Math: 87% | Reading: 85%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
10401 Vista Dr.
Cupertino, CA 95014
(408) 255-7500
Grades: 6-8
| 1,228 students
Rank: #3333.
Garden Gate Elementary School
Math: 90% | Reading: 84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
10500 Ann Arbor Ave.
Cupertino, CA 95014
(408) 252-5414
Grades: K-5
| 609 students
Rank: #3434.
Springer Elementary School
Math: 85% | Reading: 86%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1120 Rose Ave.
Mountain View, CA 94040
(650) 943-4200
Grades: K-6
| 495 students
Rank: #3535.
Henry M. Gunn High School
Math: 82% | Reading: 87%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
780 Arastradero Rd.
Palo Alto, CA 94306
(650) 354-8200
Grades: 9-12
| 2,008 students
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Santa Clara County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
1990 Kammerer Ave
San Jose, CA 95116
(408) 493-5929
Grades: 5-8
| 98 students
819 West Iowa Ave.
Sunnyvale, CA 94086
(408) 522-9230
Grades: 6-8
| 2 students
3002 Leigh Ave.
San Jose, CA 95124
(408) 979-8210
Grades: 7-12
| n/a students
9300 Wren Ave.
Gilroy, CA 95020
(408) 848-5161
Grades: K-5
| 483 students
5200 Dent Ave
San Jose, CA 95118
(408) 780-0690
Grades: K
| 87 students
5200 Dent Ave.
San Jose, CA 95118
(408) 265-8455
Grades: K-5
| 376 students
1376 Piedmont Rd.
San Jose, CA 95132
(408) 923-1830
Grades: K-8
| n/a students
420 Allegan Cir.
San Jose, CA 95123
(408) 227-4260
Grades: K-6
| 477 students
25890 Fremont Rd.
Los Altos, CA 94022
(650) 941-3880
Grades: K-6
| 341 students
85 Tilton Ave.
Morgan Hill, CA 95037
(408) 779-5241
Grades: K-6
| 296 students
2055 Alum Rock Ave.
San Jose, CA 95116
(408) 272-7664
Grades: 10-12
| 22 students
4115 Jacksol Dr
San Jose, CA 95124
(408) 377-8597
Grades: 6-8
| n/a students
2223 Camden Ave.
San Jose, CA 95124
(408) 626-3409
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
505 Escuela Ave
Mountain View, CA 94041
(650) 964-7555
Grades: K-5
| 338 students
4849 Pearl Ave
San Jose, CA 95136
(408) 647-4441
Grades: 9-12
| 60 students
2105 Forest Ave.
San Jose, CA 95128
(408) 947-2852
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
Community Day (Closed 2014)
Alternative School
2945 Van Sansul Ave
San Jose, CA 95128
(408) 341-7000
Grades: 6-8
| n/a students
1331 E. Calaveras Blvd.
Milpitas, CA 95035
(408) 635-2690
Grades: 9-10
| 17 students
2280 Kenwood Ave.
San Jose, CA 95128
(408) 998-6219
Grades: K-2
| 430 students
706 W. Julian St.
San Jose, CA 95126
(408) 535-6000
Grades: 7-12
| 26 students
1621 Gold St
Alviso, CA 95002
(408) 942-7000
Grades: 6-12
| n/a students
830 North Capitol Ave.
San Jose, CA 95133
(408) 347-5410
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
258 Sunol St., Mc 331
San Jose, CA 95126
(408) 573-3250
Grades: 9-12
| 30 students
9530 N. Monterey Rd.
Morgan Hill, CA 95037
(408) 779-5221
Grades: 5-6
| 161 students
4849 Pearl Ave.
San Jose, CA 95136
(408) 535-6036
Grades: K-5
| 314 students
258 Sunol St.
San Jose, CA 95126
(408) 294-3838
Grades: 7-12
| 134 students
7035 Yerba Buena Rd.
San Jose, CA 95121
(408) 223-7661
Grades: 9-12
| 61 students
7881 Murray Ave.
Gilroy, CA 95020
(408) 848-7149
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
275 Ioof Ave
Gilroy, CA 95020
(408) 846-8925
Grades: 7-10
| n/a students
511 Cozy Dr.
San Jose, CA 95123
(408) 227-1505
Grades: K-6
| 620 students
622 Gaundabert Ln.
San Jose, CA 95136
(408) 535-6000
Grades: 9-12
| 41 students
1601 Cunningham Ave
San Jose, CA 95122
(408) 928-8950
Grades: K-5
| 282 students
775 Waldo Rd.
Campbell, CA 95008
(408) 364-4230
Grades: K-5
| 483 students
2851 Gay Ave.
San Jose, CA 95127
(408) 928-8850
Grades: 3-5
| 329 students
4280 Partridge Dr.
San Jose, CA 95121
(408) 270-4983
Grades: K-6
| 337 students
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