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For the 2021 school year, there are 24 public schools in South Gate, CA, serving 19,223 students. South Gate has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in California.
South Gate, CA public schools have an average math proficiency score of 28% (versus the California public school average of 38%), and reading proficiency score of 39% (versus the 50% statewide average). Schools in South Gate have an average ranking of 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of California public schools.
The top ranked public schools in South Gate, CA are Bryson Avenue Elementary School, Victoria Avenue Elementary School and Sci Technical Engr Arts And Math At Legacy High School Complex. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the California public school average of 77% (majority Hispanic).
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is more than the California public school average of 23:1.

Top South Gate, CA Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Bryson Avenue Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 56% | Reading: 60%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    4470 Missouri Ave.
    South Gate, CA 90280
    (323) 569-7141

    Grades: K-5 | 792 students
  • Victoria Avenue Elementary School Math: 50% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    3320 Missouri Ave.
    South Gate, CA 90280
    (323) 567-1261

    Grades: K-5 | 448 students
  • Sci Technical Engr Arts And Math At Legacy High School Complex Math: 25-29% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    5225 Tweedy Blvd.
    South Gate, CA 90280
    (323) 357-7540

    Grades: 9-12 | 585 students
  • Madison Elementary School Math: 41% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    9820 Madison Ave.
    South Gate, CA 90280
    (323) 568-3900

    Grades: K-5 | 626 students
  • South East High School Magnet School
    Math: 25% | Reading: 64%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    2720 Tweedy Blvd.
    South Gate, CA 90280
    (323) 568-3400

    Grades: 9-12 | 2,070 students
  • Hollydale Math: 39% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    5511 Century Blvd.
    South Gate, CA 90280
    (562) 602-8016

    Grades: K-8 | 1,032 student
  • International Studies Learning Center At Legacy High School Complex Math: 29% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    5225 Tweedy Blvd.
    South Gate, CA 90280
    (323) 357-7521

    Grades: 6-12 | 804 students
  • Willow Elementary School Math: 41% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    2777 Willow Pl.
    South Gate, CA 90280
    (323) 568-5760

    Grades: K-5 | 550 students
  • South Gate Senior High School Math: 22% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    3351 Firestone Blvd.
    South Gate, CA 90280
    (323) 568-5600

    Grades: 9-12 | 2,734 students
  • Montara Avenue Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 30% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    10018 Montara Ave.
    South Gate, CA 90280
    (323) 567-1451

    Grades: K-6 | 841 students
  • Stanford Avenue Elementary School Math: 36% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2833 Illinois Ave.
    South Gate, CA 90280
    (323) 569-8117

    Grades: K-5 | 558 students
  • Visual And Performing Arts At Legacy High School Complex Math: 10-14% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    5225 Tweedy Blvd.
    South Gate, CA 90280
    (323) 357-7531

    Grades: 9-12 | 475 students
  • Tweedy Elementary School Math: 34% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    9724 Pinehurst Ave.
    South Gate, CA 90280
    (323) 568-2828

    Grades: K-5 | 662 students
  • Independence Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 30% | Reading: 33%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    8435 Victoria Ave.
    South Gate, CA 90280
    (323) 249-9559

    Grades: K-5 | 709 students
  • San Miguel Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 26% | Reading: 34%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    9801 San Miguel Ave.
    South Gate, CA 90280
    (323) 567-0511

    Grades: K-5 | 934 students
  • Valiente College Preparatory Charter Charter School
    Math: 20-24% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    8691 California Ave.
    South Gate, CA 90280
    (323) 744-2107

    Grades: 4-8 | 130 students
  • Liberty Boulevard Elementary School Math: 29% | Reading: 29%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2728 Liberty Blvd.
    South Gate, CA 90280
    (323) 583-4196

    Grades: K-5 | 624 students
  • San Gabriel Avenue Elementary School Math: 26% | Reading: 30%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    8628 San Gabriel Ave.
    South Gate, CA 90280
    (323) 567-1488

    Grades: K-5 | 637 students
  • South Gate Middle School Magnet School
    Math: 23% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    4100 Firestone Blvd.
    South Gate, CA 90280
    (323) 568-4000

    Grades: 6-8 | 1,937 student
  • State Street Elementary School Math: 23% | Reading: 31%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    3211 Santa Ana St.
    South Gate, CA 90280
    (323) 582-7358

    Grades: K-5 | 547 students
  • Southeast Middle School Math: 14% | Reading: 23%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2560 Tweedy Blvd.
    South Gate, CA 90280
    (323) 568-3100

    Grades: 6-8 | 1,044 student
  • Odyssey Continuation Alternative School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: 20-29%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    8693 Dearborn Ave.
    South Gate, CA 90280
    (323) 567-5536

    Grades: 9-12 | 113 students
  • Simon Rodia Continuation Alternative School
    Math: ≤5% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2701 Sequoia Dr.
    South Gate, CA 90280
    (323) 569-7140

    Grades: 9-12 | 178 students
  • Stanford Primary Center
    3020 Kansas Ave.
    South Gate, CA 90280
    (323) 563-9208

    Grades: K | 193 students
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