Top 10 Best Wilmington Public Schools (2021-22)

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 11 public schools serving 9,660 students in Wilmington, CA. Wilmington has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in California.
The top ranked public schools in Wilmington, CA are Harbor Teacher Preparation Academy, Harry Bridges Span and Phineas Banning Senior High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Wilmington, CA public schools have an average math proficiency score of 35% (versus the California public school average of 40%), and reading proficiency score of 41% (versus the 51% statewide average). Schools in Wilmington have an average ranking of 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of California public schools.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the California public school average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Best Wilmington, CA Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Harbor Teacher Preparation Academy
Math: 85-89% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
1111 Figueroa Pl.
Wilmington, CA 90744
(310) 834-3932
Grades: 9-12
| 453 students
Rank: #22.
Harry Bridges Span
Math: 52% | Reading: 56%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1235 Brd. Ave.
Wilmington, CA 90744
(310) 522-5400
Grades: K-8
| 1,212 students
Rank: #33.
Phineas Banning Senior High School
Magnet School
Math: 25% | Reading: 58%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1527 Lakme Ave.
Wilmington, CA 90744
(310) 847-3700
Grades: 9-12
| 2,441 students
Rank: #44.
Gulf Avenue Elementary School
Math: 38% | Reading: 40%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
828 W. L St.
Wilmington, CA 90744
(310) 835-3157
Grades: K-5
| 851 students
Rank: #55.
Broad Avenue Elementary School
Math: 37% | Reading: 40%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
24815 Brd. Ave.
Wilmington, CA 90744
(310) 835-3118
Grades: K-5
| 641 students
Rank: #66.
Wilmington Middle Science Technical Engineering Arts Math (STEAM) Magnet
Math: 30% | Reading: 33%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1700 Gulf Ave.
Wilmington, CA 90744
(310) 847-1500
Grades: 6-8
| 1,496 students
Rank: #77.
Hawaiian Avenue Elementary School
Math: 31% | Reading: 32%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
540 Hawaiian Ave.
Wilmington, CA 90744
(310) 830-1151
Grades: K-5
| 612 students
Rank: #88.
Wilmington Park Elementary School
Math: 28% | Reading: 35%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1140 Mahar Ave.
Wilmington, CA 90744
(310) 518-7460
Grades: K-5
| 776 students
Rank: #99.
George De La Torre Junior Elementary School
Math: 24% | Reading: 29%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
500 N. Island Ave.
Wilmington, CA 90744
(310) 847-1400
Grades: K-5
| 571 students
Rank: #1010.
Fries Avenue Elementary School
Math: 26% | Reading: 25%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
1301 Fries Ave.
Wilmington, CA 90744
(310) 834-6431
Grades: K-5
| 524 students
Rank: #1111.
Avalon High School
Alternative School
Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1425 N. Avalon Blvd.
Wilmington, CA 90744
(310) 549-2112
Grades: 9-12
| 83 students
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Wilmington, California Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
1527 Lakme Ave.
Wilmington, CA 90744
(310) 847-3734
Grades: 9-12
| 544 students

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