Top 10 Best Watsonville Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 28 public schools serving 15,954 students in Watsonville, CA. Watsonville has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in California.
The top ranked public schools in Watsonville, CA are Diamond Technology Institute, Linscott Charter and Bradley Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Watsonville, CA public schools have an average math proficiency score of 17% (versus the California public school average of 40%), and reading proficiency score of 26% (versus the 51% statewide average). Schools in Watsonville have an average ranking of 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of California public schools.
Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the California public school average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Best Watsonville, CA Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Diamond Technology Institute
Charter School
Math: ≤20% | Reading: 60-79%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
112 Diamond Dr.
Watsonville, CA 95076
(831) 728-6225
Grades: 9-12
| 66 students
Rank: #22.
Linscott Charter
Charter School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
220 Elm St.
Watsonville, CA 95076
(831) 728-6301
Grades: K-8
| 277 students
Rank: #33.
Bradley Elementary School
Math: 37% | Reading: 37%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
321 Corralitos Rd.
Watsonville, CA 95076
(831) 728-6366
Grades: K-6
| 548 students
Rank: #44.
Alianza Charter
Charter School
Math: 35% | Reading: 39%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
115 Casserly Rd.
Watsonville, CA 95076
(831) 728-6333
Grades: K-8
| 670 students
Rank: #55.
New School Community Day
Alternative School
Math: <50% | Reading: ≤20%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
165 Harkins Slough Rd.
Watsonville, CA 95076
(831) 761-6140
Grades: 7-12
| 55 students
Rank: #66.
Watsonville High School
Math: 17% | Reading: 47%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
250 E. Beach St.
Watsonville, CA 95076
(831) 728-6390
Grades: 9-12
| 2,116 students
Rank: #77.
Watsonville Charter School Of The Arts
Charter School
Math: 26% | Reading: 36%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
115 Casserly Rd. W. Campus
Watsonville, CA 95076
(831) 728-8123
Grades: K-8
| 349 students
Rank: #88.
Ohlone Elementary School
Math: 27% | Reading: 29%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
21 Bay Farms Rd.
Watsonville, CA 95076
(831) 728-6977
Grades: K-5
| 528 students
Rank: #99.
Ann Soldo Elementary School
Math: 25% | Reading: 31%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1140 Menasco Dr.
Watsonville, CA 95076
(831) 786-1310
Grades: K-5
| 575 students
Rank: #1010.
Pacific Coast Charter
Charter School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
294 Green Valley Rd.
Watsonville, CA 95076
(831) 761-6021
Grades: K-12
| 184 students
Rank: #1111.
Starlight Elementary School
Math: 28% | Reading: 21%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
225 Hammer Dr.
Watsonville, CA 95076
(831) 728-6974
Grades: K-5
| 646 students
Rank: #1212.
Pajaro Valley High School
Math: 13% | Reading: 38%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
500 Harkins Slough Rd.
Watsonville, CA 95076
(831) 728-8102
Grades: 9-12
| 1,406 students
Rank: #1313.
Mintie White Elementary School
Math: 19% | Reading: 22%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
515 Palm Ave.
Watsonville, CA 95076
(831) 728-6321
Grades: K-5
| 654 students
Rank: #1414.
Hall District Elementary School
Math: 17% | Reading: 25%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
300 Sill Rd.
Watsonville, CA 95076
(831) 728-6371
Grades: K-5
| 557 students
Rank: #1515.
Landmark Elementary School
Math: 18% | Reading: 23%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
235 Ohlone Pkwy.
Watsonville, CA 95076
(831) 761-7940
Grades: K-5
| 546 students
Rank: #1616.
Calabasas Elementary School
Math: 18% | Reading: 22%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
(2)
202 Calabasas Rd.
Watsonville, CA 95076
(831) 728-6368
Grades: K-6
| 647 students
Rank: #1717.
H. A. Hyde Elementary School
Math: 19% | Reading: 19%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
125 Alta Vista St.
Watsonville, CA 95076
(831) 728-6243
Grades: K-5
| 546 students
Rank: #1818.
T. S. Macquiddy Elementary School
Math: 16% | Reading: 24%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
330 Martinelli St.
Watsonville, CA 95076
(831) 728-6315
Grades: K-5
| 607 students
Rank: #1919.
Cesar E. Chavez Middle School
Math: 11% | Reading: 27%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
440 Arthur Rd.
Watsonville, CA 95076
(831) 761-7699
Grades: 6-8
| 636 students
Rank: #2020.
Amesti Elementary School
Math: 18% | Reading: 12%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
25 Amesti Rd.
Watsonville, CA 95076
(831) 728-6250
Grades: K-5
| 599 students
Rank: #2121.
Lakeview Middle School
Math: 10% | Reading: 21%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
2350 E. Lake Ave.
Watsonville, CA 95076
(831) 728-6455
Grades: 6-8
| 713 students
Rank: #2222.
Radcliff Elementary School
Math: 12% | Reading: 17%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
550 Rodriguez St.
Watsonville, CA 95076
(831) 728-6469
Grades: K-5
| 550 students
Rank: #2323.
Rolling Hills Middle School
Math: 10% | Reading: 20%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
130 Herman Ave.
Watsonville, CA 95076
(831) 728-6341
Grades: 6-8
| 629 students
Rank: #2424.
Pajaro Middle School
Math: 7% | Reading: 24%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
250 Salinas Rd.
Watsonville, CA 95076
(831) 728-6238
Grades: 6-8
| 488 students
Rank: #2525.
E. A. Hall Middle School
Math: 6% | Reading: 16%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
201 Brewington Ave.
Watsonville, CA 95076
(831) 728-6270
Grades: 6-8
| 656 students
Rank: #2626.
Renaissance High Continuation
Alternative School
Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
11 Spring Valley Rd.
Watsonville, CA 95076
(831) 728-6344
Grades: 9-12
| 145 students
Ceiba College Preparatory Academy
Charter School
260 W. Riverside Dr.
Watsonville, CA 95077
(831) 740-8800
Grades: 6-12
| 513 students
229 Green Valley Rd.
Watsonville, CA 95076
(831) 466-5870
Grades: 12
| 48 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Watsonville, California

Watsonville, California Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
1815 Salinas Rd./hwy. 1
Watsonville, CA 95076
(831) 633-5881
Grades: 6-8
| 541 students
Po Box 50010
Watsonville, CA 95077
(831) 728-8104
Grades: 1-6
| 4 students
115 Casserly Rd.
Watsonville, CA 95076
(831) 728-6380
Grades: K-5
| 486 students
15 Madison St.
Watsonville, CA 95076
(831) 728-9725
Grades: 6-8
| 25 students

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