Best Santa Cruz Public Charter Schools (2024)

For the 2024 school year, there are 2 public charter schools serving 711 students in Santa Cruz, CA.
The top ranked public charter schools in Santa Cruz, CA are Tierra Pacifica Charter and Pacific Collegiate Charter. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Santa Cruz, CA public charter schools have an average math proficiency score of 57% (versus the California public charter school average of 31%), and reading proficiency score of 62% (versus the 48% statewide average). Charter schools in Santa Cruz have an average ranking of 9/10, which is in the top 20% of California public charter schools.
Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the California public charter school average of 75% (majority Hispanic).

Best Santa Cruz, CA Public Charter Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Tierra Pacifica Charter
Charter School
(Math: 55-59% | Reading: 60-64%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
986 Bostwick Ln.
Santa Cruz, CA 95062
(831) 462-9404
Grades: K-8
| 155 students
Rank: n/an/a
Pacific Collegiate Charter
Charter School
3004 Mission St.
Santa Cruz, CA 95060
(831) 479-7785
Grades: 7-12
| 556 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Santa Cruz, California

Santa Cruz, California Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
13575 Empire Grade Rd.
Santa Cruz, CA 95060
(831) 423-1652
Grades: 9-12
| 37 students
2039 Merrill St.
Santa Cruz, CA 95062
(831) 477-0302
Grades: 9-12
| 119 students
313 Swift St.
Santa Cruz, CA 95060
(831) 426-9346
Grades: K-8
| 75 students
255 Swift St.
Santa Cruz, CA 95060
(831) 429-3900
Grades: K-5
| 299 students
2039 Merrill St.
Santa Cruz, CA 95062
(831) 477-0302
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
319 La Fonda Ave.
Santa Cruz, CA 95062
(831) 429-3410
Grades: 7-12
| n/a students
157 Trescony St
Santa Cruz, CA 95060
(831) 459-8816
Grades: 6-8
| 30 students

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top ranked public charter schools in Santa Cruz, CA?
The top ranked public charter schools in Santa Cruz, CA include Tierra Pacifica Charter and Pacific Collegiate Charter.
How many public charter schools are located in Santa Cruz, CA?
2 public charter schools are located in Santa Cruz, CA.
What is the racial composition of students in Santa Cruz, CA?
Santa Cruz, CA public charter schools minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the California public charter schools average of 75% (majority Hispanic).

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