Top 10 Best Van Nuys Public Schools (2021-22)

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 33 public schools serving 25,617 students in Van Nuys, CA. Van Nuys has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in California.
The top ranked public schools in Van Nuys, CA are Kester Avenue Elementary School, Chandler Learning Academy and Stagg Street Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Van Nuys, CA public schools have an average math proficiency score of 29% (versus the California public school average of 40%), and reading proficiency score of 41% (versus the 51% statewide average). Schools in Van Nuys have an average ranking of 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of California public schools.
Minority enrollment is 84% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the California public school average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Best Van Nuys, CA Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Kester Avenue Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 72% | Reading: 82%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
(1)
5353 Kester Ave.
Van Nuys, CA 91411
(818) 787-6751
Grades: K-5
| 1,022 students
Rank: #22.
Chandler Learning Academy
Charter School
Math: 60% | Reading: 60%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
14030 Weddington St.
Van Nuys, CA 91401
(818) 789-6173
Grades: K-5
| 513 students
Rank: #33.
Stagg Street Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
(1)
7839 Amestoy Ave.
Van Nuys, CA 91406
(818) 881-9850
Grades: K-5
| 423 students
Rank: #44.
Valley Alternative Magnet
Alternative School
Magnet School
Math: 40% | Reading: 60%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
6701 Balboa Blvd.
Van Nuys, CA 91406
(818) 342-6133
Grades: K-12
| 588 students
Rank: #55.
Jack London Community Day
Alternative School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
12924-a Oxnard St.
Van Nuys, CA 91401
(818) 756-2795
Grades: 9-12
| 52 students
Rank: #6 - 76. - 7.
Ulysses S. Grant Senior High School
Magnet School
Math: 35% | Reading: 58%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
13000 Oxnard St.
Van Nuys, CA 91401
(818) 756-2700
Grades: 9-12
| 1,888 students
Rank: #6 - 76. - 7.
Van Nuys Senior High School
Magnet School
Math: 35% | Reading: 58%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
(1)
6535 Cedros Ave.
Van Nuys, CA 91411
(818) 778-6800
Grades: 9-12
| 2,712 students
Rank: #88.
Lemay Street Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
17520 Vanowen St.
Van Nuys, CA 91406
(818) 343-4696
Grades: K-5
| 407 students
Rank: #99.
Erwin Elementary School
Math: 39% | Reading: 46%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
(1)
13400 Erwin St.
Van Nuys, CA 91401
(818) 988-6292
Grades: K-5
| 694 students
Rank: #1010.
Daniel Pearl Journalism & Communications Magnet
Magnet School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
6649 Balboa Blvd.
Van Nuys, CA 91406
(818) 654-3775
Grades: 9-12
| 355 students
Rank: #1111.
William Mulholland Middle School
Magnet School
Math: 31% | Reading: 44%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
17120 Vanowen St.
Van Nuys, CA 91406
(818) 609-2500
Grades: 6-8
| 1,381 students
Rank: #1212.
Hazeltine Avenue Elementary School
Math: 33% | Reading: 39%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
7150 Hazeltine Ave.
Van Nuys, CA 91405
(818) 781-1040
Grades: K-5
| 789 students
Rank: #13 - 1413. - 14.
Cohasset Street Elementary School
Math: 28% | Reading: 35%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
15810 Saticoy St.
Van Nuys, CA 91406
(818) 787-2113
Grades: K-5
| 545 students
Rank: #13 - 1413. - 14.
Kittridge Street Elementary School
Math: 28% | Reading: 35%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
13619 Kittridge St.
Van Nuys, CA 91401
(818) 786-7926
Grades: K-5
| 826 students
Rank: #1515.
Anatola Avenue Elementary School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
7364 Anatola Ave.
Van Nuys, CA 91406
(818) 343-8733
Grades: K-5
| 446 students
Rank: #1616.
Bassett Street Elementary School
Math: 22% | Reading: 33%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
15756 Bassett St.
Van Nuys, CA 91406
(818) 782-1340
Grades: K-5
| 804 students
Rank: #1717.
Sylvan Park Elementary School
Math: 20% | Reading: 35%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
6238 Noble Ave.
Van Nuys, CA 91411
(818) 988-4020
Grades: K-5
| 882 students
Rank: #1818.
Gault Street Elementary School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
17000 Gault St.
Van Nuys, CA 91406
(818) 343-1933
Grades: K-5
| 342 students
Rank: #1919.
Valerio Street Elementary School
Math: 20% | Reading: 33%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
15035 Valerio St.
Van Nuys, CA 91405
(818) 785-8683
Grades: K-5
| 897 students
Rank: #2020.
Van Nuys Elementary School
Math: 23% | Reading: 25%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
6464 Sylmar Ave.
Van Nuys, CA 91401
(818) 785-2195
Grades: K-5
| 634 students
Rank: #2121.
Independence Continuation
Alternative School
Math: ≤20% | Reading: 21-39%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
6501 Balboa Blvd.
Van Nuys, CA 91406
(818) 881-7737
Grades: 9-12
| 102 students
Rank: #2222.
Andres And Maria Cardenas Elementary School
Math: 19% | Reading: 31%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
6900 Calhoun Ave.
Van Nuys, CA 91405
(818) 908-6700
Grades: K-5
| 470 students
Rank: #2323.
Jack London Continuation
Alternative School
Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
12924 Oxnard St.
Van Nuys, CA 91401
(818) 756-2794
Grades: 9-12
| 106 students
Rank: #2424.
Columbus Avenue
Math: 17% | Reading: 25%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
6700 Columbus Ave.
Van Nuys, CA 91405
(818) 779-5440
Grades: K-5
| 517 students
Rank: #2525.
Robert Fulton College Preparatory
Math: 11% | Reading: 28%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
7477 Kester Ave.
Van Nuys, CA 91405
(818) 947-2100
Grades: 6-12
| 1,566 students
Rank: #2626.
Van Nuys Middle School
Magnet School
Math: 16% | Reading: 23%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
5435 Vesper Ave.
Van Nuys, CA 91411
(818) 267-5900
Grades: 6-8
| 1,083 students
Rank: #2727.
Will Rogers Continuation
Alternative School
Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
14711 Gilmore St
Van Nuys, CA 91411
(818) 778-6895
Grades: 9-12
| 146 students
Ararat Charter
Charter School
6555 Sylmar Ave.
Van Nuys, CA 91401
(818) 994-2904
Grades: K-5
| 333 students
Birmingham Community Charter High School
Charter School
17000 Haynes St.
Van Nuys, CA 91406
(818) 758-5200
Grades: 9-12
| 3,154 students
6842 Van Nuys Blvd.
Van Nuys, CA 91405
(818) 994-7614
Grades: 9-12
| 750 students
High Technical La
Charter School
17111 Victory Blvd.
Van Nuys, CA 91406
(818) 609-2640
Grades: 9-12
| 394 students
Magnolia Science Academy 2
Charter School
17125 Victory Blvd.
Van Nuys, CA 91406
(818) 758-0300
Grades: 6-12
| 471 students
Valley Charter Middle School
Charter School
14646 Sherman Way
Van Nuys, CA 91405
(818) 988-9128
Grades: 6-8
| 325 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Van Nuys, California

Van Nuys, California Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
5300 Sepulveda Blvd
Van Nuys, CA 91411
(818) 528-1470
Grades: 6-12
| 253 students
6555 Sylmar Ave
Van Nuys, CA 91401
(818) 994-2904
Grades: K
| n/a students
7400 Van Nuys Blvd., 2
Van Nuys, CA 91405
(818) 786-0140
Grades: 7-12
| 109 students
6628 Van Nuys Blvd.
Van Nuys, CA 91405
(626) 685-9300
Grades: 7-12
| 380 students
14935 Valerio St.
Van Nuys, CA 91405
(818) 902-1851
Grades: K-2
| 227 students
6649 Balboa Blvd
Van Nuys, CA 91406
(818) 881-6502
Grades: K-6
| n/a students

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