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Top Santa Cruz, CA Public Schools (2020-21)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Pacific Collegiate Charter Charter School
    Math: 77% | Reading: 86%
    Rank:
    10/
    10
    , Top 5%
    3004 Mission St.
    Santa Cruz, CA 95060
    (831) 479-7785

    Grades: 7-12 | 537 students
  • Happy Valley Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank:
    10/
    10
    , Top 5%
    3125 Branciforte Dr.
    Santa Cruz, CA 95065
    (831) 429-1456

    Grades: K-6 | 120 students
  • Alternative Family Education Alternative School
    Math: 60-79% | Reading: ≥80%
    Rank:
    10/
    10
    , Top 10%
    840 N. Branciforte Ave.
    Santa Cruz, CA 95062
    (831) 429-3898

    Grades: K-12 | 128 students
  • Brook Knoll Elementary School Math: 73% | Reading: 72%
    Rank:
    10/
    10
    , Top 10%
    151 Brook Knoll Dr.
    Santa Cruz, CA 95060
    (831) 423-2454

    Grades: K-5 | 547 students
  • Tierra Pacifica Charter Charter School
    Math: 70-74% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank:
    9/
    10
    , Top 20%
    986 Bostwick Ln.
    Santa Cruz, CA 95062
    (831) 462-9404

    Grades: K-8 | 155 students
  • Westlake Elementary School Math: 60% | Reading: 70%
    Rank:
    9/
    10
    , Top 20%
    1000 High St.
    Santa Cruz, CA 95060
    (831) 429-3878

    Grades: K-5 | 555 students
  • Bonny Doon Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank:
    9/
    10
    , Top 20%
    1492 Pine Flat Rd.
    Santa Cruz, CA 95060
    (831) 427-2300

    Grades: K-6 | 168 students
  • Mission Hill Middle School Math: 52% | Reading: 64%
    Rank:
    8/
    10
    , Top 30%
    425 King St.
    Santa Cruz, CA 95060
    (831) 429-3860

    Grades: 6-8 | 615 students
  • Live Oak Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank:
    8/
    10
    , Top 30%
    1916 Capitola Rd.
    Santa Cruz, CA 95062
    (831) 475-2000

    Grades: K-5 | 332 students
  • Santa Cruz High School Magnet School
    Math: 46% | Reading: 67%
    Rank:
    8/
    10
    , Top 30%
    415 Walnut Ave.
    Santa Cruz, CA 95060
    (831) 429-3960

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,062 student
  • Green Acres Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank:
    8/
    10
    , Top 30%
    966 Bostwick Ln.
    Santa Cruz, CA 95062
    (831) 475-0111

    Grades: K-5 | 375 students
  • Cypress Charter High School Charter School
    Math: 30-39% | Reading: 70-79%
    Rank:
    8/
    10
    , Top 30%
    2039 Merrill St.
    Santa Cruz, CA 95062
    (831) 477-0302

    Grades: 9-12 | 140 students
  • Del Mar Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank:
    8/
    10
    , Top 30%
    1959 Merrill St.
    Santa Cruz, CA 95062
    (831) 477-2063

    Grades: K-5 | 402 students
  • Harbor High School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank:
    7/
    10
    , Top 50%
    300 La Fonda Ave.
    Santa Cruz, CA 95062
    (831) 429-3810

    Grades: 9-12 | 926 students
  • Santa Cruz Gardens Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank:
    7/
    10
    , Top 50%
    8005 Winkle Ave.
    Santa Cruz, CA 95065
    (831) 464-5670

    Grades: K-5 | 325 students
  • De Laveaga Elementary School Math: 42% | Reading: 52%
    Rank:
    7/
    10
    , Top 50%
    1145 Morrissey Blvd.
    Santa Cruz, CA 95065
    (831) 429-3807

    Grades: K-5 | 550 students
  • Branciforte Middle School Math: 38% | Reading: 56%
    Rank:
    7/
    10
    , Top 50%
    315 Poplar St.
    Santa Cruz, CA 95062
    (831) 429-3883

    Grades: 6-8 | 482 students
  • Shoreline Middle School Math: 34% | Reading: 52%
    Rank:
    6/
    10
    , Top 50%
    855 17th Ave.
    Santa Cruz, CA 95062
    (831) 475-6565

    Grades: 6-8 | 550 students
  • Ocean Alternative Education Center Math: 20-29% | Reading: 60-69%
    Rank:
    6/
    10
    , Top 50%
    984 Bostwick Ln. Ste. 6
    Santa Cruz, CA 95062
    (831) 475-0767

    Grades: K-8 | 80 students
  • Bay View Elementary School Math: 38% | Reading: 45%
    Rank:
    6/
    10
    , Top 50%
    1231 Bay St.
    Santa Cruz, CA 95060
    (831) 429-3991

    Grades: K-5 | 473 students
  • Santa Cruz City Elementary Alternative Education-monarch Alternative School
    Magnet School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: 21-39%
    Rank:
    3/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    840 N. Branciforte Ave.
    Santa Cruz, CA 95062
    (831) 429-3898

    Grades: K-6 | 143 students
  • Gault Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank:
    2/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    1320 Seabright Ave.
    Santa Cruz, CA 95062
    (831) 429-3856

    Grades: K-5 | 375 students
  • Costanoa Continuation High School Alternative School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank:
    2/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    840 N. Branciforte Ave.
    Santa Cruz, CA 95062
    (831) 429-3898

    Grades: 9-12 | 89 students
  • Santa Cruz County Special Education Special Education School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank:
    2/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    400 Encinal St.
    Santa Cruz, CA 95060
    (831) 466-5700

    Grades: K-12 | 92 students
  • Santa Cruz County Community Alternative School
    Math: ≤5% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank:
    1/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    400 Encinal St.
    Santa Cruz, CA 95060
    (831) 466-5728

    Grades: 7-12 | 637 students
  • Ark Independent Studies Alternative School
    840 N. Branciforte Ave.
    Santa Cruz, CA 95062
    (831) 429-3898

    Grades: 9-12 | 61 students
  • Santa Cruz County Court Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: PS%
    400 Encinal St.
    Santa Cruz, CA 95060
    (831) 466-5728

    Grades: 7-12 | 64 students
  • Santa Cruz County Rop Vocational School
    400 Encinal St.
    Santa Cruz, CA 95060
    (831) 466-5762

    Grades: 10-12 | n/a student
  • Special Education Preschool
    984 Bostwick Ln. Ste. 1
    Santa Cruz, CA 95062
    (831) 475-6333

    Grades: n/a | n/a student
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