Top 10 Best Wasco Public Schools (2024)

For the 2024 school year, there are 11 public schools serving 6,736 students in Wasco, CA (there are 2 private schools, serving 138 private students). 98% of all K-12 students in Wasco, CA are educated in public schools (compared to the CA state average of 90%).
The top ranked public schools in Wasco, CA are Palm Avenue Middle School, Teresa Burke Elementary School and Pond Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Wasco, CA public schools have an average math proficiency score of 16% (versus the California public school average of 34%), and reading proficiency score of 42% (versus the 49% statewide average). Schools in Wasco have an average ranking of 3/10, which is in the bottom 50% of California public schools.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the California public school average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Best Wasco, CA Public Schools (2024)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #1 - 21. - 2.
Palm Avenue Middle School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1017 Palm Ave.
Wasco, CA 93280
(661) 758-7130
Grades: 6-8
| 567 students
Rank: #1 - 21. - 2.
Teresa Burke Elementary School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1301 Filburn St.
Wasco, CA 93280
(661) 758-7480
Grades: K-5
| 535 students
Rank: #33.
Pond Elementary School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
29585 Pond Rd.
Wasco, CA 93280
(661) 792-2545
Grades: K-8
| 178 students
Rank: #44.
Wasco High School
Math: 16% | Reading: 52%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1900 Seventh St.
Wasco, CA 93280
(661) 758-7400
Grades: 9-12
| 1,765 students
Rank: #55.
Wasco Independence High School
Alternative School
Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤10%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1445 Poso Dr.
Wasco, CA 93280
(661) 758-7450
Grades: 9-12
| 134 students
Rank: #66.
Kings Valley Ii
Charter School
Math: 4% | Reading: 31%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
312 W. Seventh St.
Wasco, CA 93280
(559) 242-2506
Grades: K-12
| 1,067 students
Rank: n/an/a
401 N. Griffith Ave.
Wasco, CA 93280
(661) 758-7100
Grades: K-5
| 568 students
Rank: n/an/a
3501 Seventh St.
Wasco, CA 93280
(661) 758-7180
Grades: K-5
| 624 students
Rank: n/an/a
523 Brd.way Ave.
Wasco, CA 93280
(661) 758-7120
Grades: K-5
| 586 students
Rank: n/an/a
25300 Highway 46
Wasco, CA 93280
(661) 758-6412
Grades: K-8
| 162 students
Rank: n/an/a
305 Griffith Ave.
Wasco, CA 93280
(661) 758-7140
Grades: 6-8
| 550 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Wasco, California

Wasco, California Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
2150 Seventh St.
Wasco, CA 93280
(661) 758-3045
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top ranked public schools in Wasco, CA?
The top ranked public schools in Wasco, CA include Palm Avenue Middle School, Teresa Burke Elementary School and Pond Elementary School.
How many public schools are located in Wasco, CA?
11 public schools are located in Wasco, CA.
What percentage of students in Wasco, CA go to public school?
98% of all K-12 students in Wasco, CA are educated in public schools (compared to the CA state average of 90%).
What is the racial composition of students in Wasco, CA?
Wasco, CA public schools minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the California public schools average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

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