Top 10 Best Whittier Public Schools (2021-22)

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 47 public schools serving 30,088 students in Whittier, CA. Whittier has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in California.
The top ranked public schools in Whittier, CA are Murphy Ranch Elementary School, Ocean View Elementary School and Leffingwell Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Whittier, CA public schools have an average math proficiency score of 42% (versus the California public school average of 40%), and reading proficiency score of 53% (versus the 51% statewide average). Schools in Whittier have an average ranking of 7/10, which is in the top 50% of California public schools.
Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the California public school average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Best Whittier, CA Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Murphy Ranch Elementary School
Math: 69% | Reading: 82%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
16021 Janine Dr.
Whittier, CA 90603
(562) 789-2150
Grades: K-5
| 538 students
Rank: #22.
Ocean View Elementary School
Math: 73% | Reading: 74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
14359 E. Second St.
Whittier, CA 90605
(562) 907-6400
Grades: K-5
| 718 students
Rank: #33.
Leffingwell Elementary School
Math: 67% | Reading: 76%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
10625 S. Santa Gertrudes
Whittier, CA 90603
(562) 907-6300
Grades: K-5
| 595 students
Rank: #44.
Meadow Green Elementary School
Math: 62% | Reading: 74%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
12025 S. Grovedale Dr.
Whittier, CA 90604
(562) 902-4241
Grades: K-6
| 490 students
Rank: #55.
Ceres Elementary School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
10601 S. Ceres Ave.
Whittier, CA 90604
(562) 464-2200
Grades: K-5
| 384 students
Rank: #66.
Daniel Phelan Elementary School
Math: 64% | Reading: 62%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
7150 S. Cully Ave.
Whittier, CA 90606
(562) 789-3210
Grades: K-5
| 550 students
Rank: #77.
Granada Middle School
Math: 53% | Reading: 64%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
15337 Lemon Dr.
Whittier, CA 90604
(562) 464-2330
Grades: 6-8
| 1,176 students
Rank: #88.
Rancho-starbuck Intermediate
Math: 53% | Reading: 60%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
16430 Woodbrier Dr.
Whittier, CA 90604
(562) 902-4261
Grades: 7-8
| 756 students
Rank: #99.
Jordan Elementary School
Math: 52% | Reading: 58%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
10654 Jordan Rd.
Whittier, CA 90603
(562) 902-4221
Grades: K-6
| 423 students
Rank: #1010.
East Whittier Middle School
Math: 49% | Reading: 59%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
14421 E. Whittier Blvd.
Whittier, CA 90605
(562) 789-7220
Grades: 6-8
| 1,181 students
Rank: #1111.
La Serna High School
Math: 37% | Reading: 70%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
15301 E. Youngwood Dr.
Whittier, CA 90605
(562) 698-8121
Grades: 9-12
| 2,718 students
Rank: #1212.
Scott Avenue Elementary School
Math: 50% | Reading: 54%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
11701 Scott Ave.
Whittier, CA 90604
(562) 907-6440
Grades: K-5
| 606 students
Rank: #1313.
Mulberry Elementary School
Math: 49% | Reading: 56%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
14029 E. Mulberry Dr.
Whittier, CA 90605
(562) 789-7100
Grades: K-5
| 562 students
Rank: #1414.
Wallen L. Andrews Elementary School
Math: 46% | Reading: 57%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1010 S. Caraway Dr.
Whittier, CA 90601
(562) 789-3140
Grades: K-8
| 644 students
Rank: #1515.
Orchard Dale Elementary School
Math: 47% | Reading: 55%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
10625 S. Cole Rd.
Whittier, CA 90604
(562) 789-7000
Grades: K-5
| 609 students
Rank: #16 - 1716. - 17.
Ada S. Nelson Elementary School
Math: 47% | Reading: 53%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
(1)
8140 S. Vicki Dr.
Whittier, CA 90606
(562) 692-0615
Grades: K-6
| 409 students
Rank: #16 - 1716. - 17.
Mill Elementary School
Math: 47% | Reading: 53%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
4030 S. Workman Mill Rd.
Whittier, CA 90601
(562) 789-3190
Grades: K-5
| 450 students
Rank: #1818.
Pioneer High School
Math: 38% | Reading: 61%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
10800 Ben Avon
Whittier, CA 90606
(562) 698-8121
Grades: 9-12
| 1,303 students
Rank: #1919.
Whittier High School
Math: 37% | Reading: 61%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
12417 E. Philadelphia St.
Whittier, CA 90601
(562) 698-8121
Grades: 9-12
| 1,906 students
Rank: #2020.
Howard J. Mckibben Elementary School
Math: 45% | Reading: 53%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
10550 Mills Ave.
Whittier, CA 90604
(562) 944-9878
Grades: K-6
| 372 students
Rank: #2121.
West Whittier Elementary School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
(1)
6411 S. Norwalk Blvd.
Whittier, CA 90606
(562) 789-3240
Grades: K-5
| 348 students
Rank: #2222.
Christian Sorensen Elementary School
Math: 41% | Reading: 51%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
11493 E. Rosehedge Dr.
Whittier, CA 90606
(562) 789-3220
Grades: K-5
| 480 students
Rank: #2323.
La Colima Elementary School
Math: 41% | Reading: 50%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
11225 Miller Rd.
Whittier, CA 90604
(562) 789-7200
Grades: K-5
| 471 students
Rank: #2424.
Lake Marie Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
10001 Carmenita Rd.
Whittier, CA 90605
(562) 944-0208
Grades: K-6
| 228 students
Rank: #2525.
Laurel Elementary School
Math: 43% | Reading: 49%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
13550 Lambert Rd.
Whittier, CA 90605
(562) 789-2100
Grades: K-5
| 604 students
Rank: #2626.
Lou Henry Hoover Elementary School
Math: 37% | Reading: 51%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
6302 S. Alta Ave.
Whittier, CA 90601
(562) 789-3150
Grades: K-5
| 431 students
Rank: #2727.
Los Nietos Middle School
Math: 33% | Reading: 53%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
11425 E. Rivera Rd.
Whittier, CA 90606
(562) 695-0637
Grades: 7-8
| 339 students
Rank: #2828.
California High School
Math: 27% | Reading: 57%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
9800 S. Mills Ave.
Whittier, CA 90604
(562) 698-8121
Grades: 9-12
| 2,830 students
Rank: #29 - 3029. - 30.
Hillview Middle School
Math: 37% | Reading: 47%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
10931 S. Stamy Rd.
Whittier, CA 90604
(562) 789-2000
Grades: 6-8
| 705 students
Rank: #29 - 3029. - 30.
Lydia Jackson Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
8015 S. Painter Ave.
Whittier, CA 90602
(562) 789-3160
Grades: K-5
| 432 students
Rank: #3131.
Evergreen Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
12915 E. Helmer Dr.
Whittier, CA 90602
(562) 464-2300
Grades: K-5
| 445 students
Rank: #3232.
Katherine Edwards Middle School
Math: 37% | Reading: 46%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
6812 S. Norwalk Blvd.
Whittier, CA 90606
(562) 789-3115
Grades: 6-8
| 760 students
Rank: #3333.
Longfellow Elementary School
Math: 41% | Reading: 43%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
6005 S. Magnolia Ave.
Whittier, CA 90601
(562) 789-3180
Grades: K-5
| 563 students
Rank: #3434.
Aeolian Elementary School
Math: 37% | Reading: 45%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
11600 Aeolian St.
Whittier, CA 90606
(562) 699-0913
Grades: K-6
| 482 students
Rank: #3535.
Orange Grove Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
10626 E. Orange Grove Ave.
Whittier, CA 90601
(562) 789-3200
Grades: K-5
| 405 students
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Whittier, California Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
12620 East Broadway
Whittier, CA 90601
(562) 789-3170
Grades: K-5
| 278 students
5777 South Lockheed Ave
Whittier, CA 90606
(562) 692-1497
Grades: 6-12
| n/a students
8036 Ocean View Ave
Whittier, CA 90602
(562) 907-6140
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
11850 E. Whittier Blvd.
Whittier, CA 90601
(562) 698-6781
Grades: 8-12
| 367 students
11200 Telechron Ave
Whittier, CA 90605
(562) 944-6467
Grades: K-6
| n/a students
7804 S. Thornlake Ave.
Whittier, CA 90606
(562) 789-3230
Grades: 3-5
| 269 students

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