Top 10 Best Santee Public Elementary Schools (2024)

For the 2024 school year, there are 10 public elementary schools serving 5,531 students in Santee, CA.
The top ranked public elementary schools in Santee, CA are Sycamore Canyon Elementary School, Santee Alternative and Rio Seco Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Santee, CA public elementary schools have an average math proficiency score of 48% (versus the California public elementary school average of 34%), and reading proficiency score of 57% (versus the 45% statewide average). Elementary schools in Santee have an average ranking of 8/10, which is in the top 30% of California public elementary schools.
Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the California public elementary school average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Best Public Elementary Schools in Santee, CA (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Sycamore Canyon Elementary School
(Math: 65-69% | Reading: 65-69%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
10201 Settle Rd.
Santee, CA 92071
(619) 956-5400
Grades: K-6
| 341 students
Rank: #22.
Santee Alternative
Alternative School
(Math: 50-59% | Reading: 60-69%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
10250 El Nopal
Santee, CA 92071
(619) 956-2490
Grades: K-8
| 70 students
Rank: #33.
Rio Seco Elementary School
(Math: 54% | Reading: 61%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
9545 Cuyamaca St.
Santee, CA 92071
(619) 956-5500
Grades: K-8
| 932 students
Rank: #44.
Carlton Oaks Elementary School
(Math: 50% | Reading: 60%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
9353 Wethersfield Rd.
Santee, CA 92071
(619) 956-4500
Grades: K-8
| 821 students
Rank: #55.
Chet F. Harritt Elementary School
(Math: 50% | Reading: 57%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
8120 Arlette St.
Santee, CA 92071
(619) 258-4800
Grades: K-8
| 598 students
Rank: #66.
Carlton Hills Elementary School
(Math: 46% | Reading: 60%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
9353 Pike Rd.
Santee, CA 92071
(619) 258-3400
Grades: K-8
| 606 students
Rank: #77.
Pride At Prospect Avenue
(Math: 46% | Reading: 55%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
9303 Prospect Ave.
Santee, CA 92071
(619) 956-5200
Grades: K-8
| 595 students
Rank: #88.
Hill Creek Elementary School
(Math: 43% | Reading: 53%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
9665 Jeremy St.
Santee, CA 92071
(619) 956-5000
Grades: K-8
| 682 students
Rank: #99.
Santee Success Program
Alternative School
(Math: <50% | Reading: <50% )
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
10280 N. Magnolia Ave.
Santee, CA 92071
(619) 956-2453
Grades: K-8
| 3 students
Rank: #1010.
Cajon Park Elementary School
(Math: 37% | Reading: 49%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
10300 Magnolia Ave.
Santee, CA 92071
(619) 956-2400
Grades: K-8
| 883 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Santee, California

Santee, California Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
10445 Mission Gorge Rd.
Santee, CA 92071
(619) 956-5300
Grades: K-8
| 559 students

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top ranked public elementary schools in Santee, CA?
The top ranked public elementary schools in Santee, CA include Sycamore Canyon Elementary School, Santee Alternative and Rio Seco Elementary School.
How many public elementary schools are located in Santee, CA?
10 public elementary schools are located in Santee, CA.
What is the racial composition of students in Santee, CA?
Santee, CA public elementary schools minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the California public elementary schools average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

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