Top 5 Best Taft Public Schools (2024)

For the 2024 school year, there are 8 public schools serving 3,537 students in Taft, CA.
The top ranked public schools in Taft, CA are Lincoln Junior High School, Roosevelt Elementary School and Conley Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Taft, CA public schools have an average math proficiency score of 13% (versus the California public school average of 34%), and reading proficiency score of 44% (versus the 49% statewide average). Schools in Taft have an average ranking of 3/10, which is in the bottom 50% of California public schools.
Minority enrollment is 67% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the California public school average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Best Taft, CA Public Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Lincoln Junior High School
(Math: ≥50% | Reading: ≥50%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
810 Sixth St.
Taft, CA 93268
(661) 765-2127
Grades: 6-8
| 784 students
Rank: #22.
Roosevelt Elementary School
(Math: <50% | Reading: <50%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
811 Sixth St.
Taft, CA 93268
(661) 763-3113
Grades: 2-5
| 492 students
Rank: #33.
Conley Elementary School
(Math: 50-54% | Reading: 55-59% )
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
623 Rose Ave.
Taft, CA 93268
(661) 765-4117
Grades: K-3
| 303 students
Rank: #44.
Parkview Elementary School
(Math: 45-49% | Reading: 45-49% )
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
520 A St.
Taft, CA 93268
(661) 763-4164
Grades: K-3
| 323 students
Rank: #55.
Jefferson Elementary School
(Math: 40-49% | Reading: 40-49% )
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
318 Taylor St.
Taft, CA 93268
(661) 763-4236
Grades: K-3
| 245 students
Rank: #66.
Taft Primary
(Math: 30-39% | Reading: 30-39% )
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
212 Lucard St.
Taft, CA 93268
(661) 765-4151
Grades: K-3
| 251 students
Rank: #77.
Taft Union High School
(Math: 6-9% | Reading: 45-49%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
701 Wildcat Way
Taft, CA 93268
(661) 763-2300
Grades: 9-12
| 1,072 students
Rank: #88.
Buena Vista High (Continuation School)
Alternative School
(Math: ≤20% | Reading: 20-29%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
900 N. 10th St.
Taft, CA 93268
(661) 763-2383
Grades: 9-12
| 67 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Taft, California

Taft, California Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
623 Rose Ave
Taft, CA 93268
(661) 763-1521
Grades: 5-8
| 2 students
West Side Rop Elementary School (Closed 2018)
Vocational School
Magnet School
515 9th St.
Taft, CA 93268
(661) 763-2390
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
900 North 10th St
Taft, CA 93268
(661) 763-2361
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top ranked public schools in Taft, CA?
The top ranked public schools in Taft, CA include Lincoln Junior High School, Roosevelt Elementary School and Conley Elementary School.
How many public schools are located in Taft, CA?
8 public schools are located in Taft, CA.
What is the racial composition of students in Taft, CA?
Taft, CA public schools minority enrollment is 67% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the California public schools average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

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