2010 City Rankings - California Middle Schools

The city rankings were calculated by taking the standardized tests used by California to determine the proficiency level across varying grades and subjects for middle schools in the state. These school percentile ranks were then averaged for all middle schools in each city and ordered from highest to lowest. The tests and subjects used to determine the percentile ranks can be found below. Learn more about how rankings are determined.

CST Exams Used To Determine Rankings

  • CST Algebra I
  • CST English-Language Arts
  • CST General Mathematics
  • CST Geometry
  • CST History - Social Science
  • CST Mathematics
  • CST Science
Find a City's Ranking:
Rank City Name Percentile Changed From 2009
4San Marino, California
Middle Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 788
98.39 4
12Portola Valley, California
Middle Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 397
96.92 13
18Palos Verdes Estates, California
Middle Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 963
96.44 18
19Tiburon, California
Middle Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 391
96.36 9
20La Canada Flintridge, California
Middle Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 2,185
96.27 14
21Kentfield, California
Middle Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 486
96.23 8
22Mill Valley, California
Middle Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 738
96.15 12
29Manhattan Beach, California
Middle Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 1,317
95.72 14
31Hermosa Beach, California
Middle Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 748
95.56 9
74Irvine, California
Middle Schools: 7 | Total Enrollment: 5,546
94.78 67
41Ross, California
Middle Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 356
94.50 15
42Palo Alto, California
Middle Schools: 3 | Total Enrollment: 2,590
94.49 25
49San Ramon, California
Middle Schools: 3 | Total Enrollment: 2,678
Has one middle school that won a "Blue Ribbon Schools Award"
This City Has School(s) That Have Received The Blue Ribbon Schools Award94.46 18
43Piedmont, California
Middle Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 584
94.41 19
44Rancho Santa Fe, California
Middle Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 182
94.33 49
48Moraga, California
Middle Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 631
93.99 2
50Oak Park, California
Middle Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 1,004
93.79 2
52La Crescenta, California
Middle Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 1,344
93.75 19
53Hillsborough, California
Middle Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 493
93.70 15
58Lafayette, California
Middle Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 1,123
93.33 14
61Alamo, California
Middle Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 689
Has one middle school that won a "Blue Ribbon Schools Award"
This City Has School(s) That Have Received The Blue Ribbon Schools Award93.26 18
35Los Altos, California
Middle Schools: 2 | Total Enrollment: 983
93.11 66
54Danville, California
Middle Schools: 3 | Total Enrollment: 2,420
93.03 36
65Sunol, California
Middle Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 250
92.99 162
25San Carlos, California
Middle Schools: 3 | Total Enrollment: 1,497
Has one middle school that won a "Blue Ribbon Schools Award"
This City Has School(s) That Have Received The Blue Ribbon Schools Award92.58 5
47Saratoga, California
Middle Schools: 2 | Total Enrollment: 1,392
92.47 26
76Ladera Ranch, California
Middle Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 1,057
92.31 14
94Calabasas, California
Middle Schools: 2 | Total Enrollment: 1,820
92.22 47
82Fairfax, California
Middle Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 571
91.93 2
83Carmel, California
Middle Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 532
91.92 30
88Larkspur, California
Middle Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 558
91.53 46
89Orinda, California
Middle Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 561
91.47 62
91South Pasadena, California
Middle Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 1,017
91.24 23
100Bayside, California
Middle Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 424
Has one middle school that won a "Blue Ribbon Schools Award"
This City Has School(s) That Have Received The Blue Ribbon Schools Award90.73 46
182Newbury Park, California
Middle Schools: 2 | Total Enrollment: 2,544
90.47 156
107Temple City, California
Middle Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 934
90.17 35
110Los Flores, California
Middle Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 1,249
89.97 25
111Solana Beach, California
Middle Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 674
Has one middle school that won a "Blue Ribbon Schools Award"
This City Has School(s) That Have Received The Blue Ribbon Schools Award89.83 51
121Agoura Hills, California
Middle Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 987
89.76 46
113Cayucos, California
Middle Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 208
89.67 84
148Los Gatos, California
Middle Schools: 3 | Total Enrollment: 2,030
89.28 116
116Stevenson Ranch, California
Middle Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 1,033
89.26 3
123Encinitas, California
Middle Schools: 2 | Total Enrollment: 1,845
89.22 13
120Woodside, California
Middle Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 458
89.14 56
5Cupertino, California
Middle Schools: 3 | Total Enrollment: 3,322
88.81 7
127Laguna Beach, California
Middle Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 683
88.61 29
129Gold River, California
Middle Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 702
88.58 70
99Walnut Creek, California
Middle Schools: 2 | Total Enrollment: 2,151
Has one middle school that won a "Blue Ribbon Schools Award"
This City Has School(s) That Have Received The Blue Ribbon Schools Award88.49 17
84Shingle Springs, California
Middle Schools: 2 | Total Enrollment: 424
88.37 26
222Beverly Hills, California
Middle Schools: 4 | Total Enrollment: 2,687
87.99 151
144Mount Baldy, California
Middle Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 105
87.57 44
80Los Alamitos, California
Middle Schools: 2 | Total Enrollment: 2,289
Has one middle school that won a "Blue Ribbon Schools Award"
This City Has School(s) That Have Received The Blue Ribbon Schools Award87.36 40
270Pleasanton, California
Middle Schools: 3 | Total Enrollment: 3,528
86.80 219
169El Dorado Hills, California
Middle Schools: 2 | Total Enrollment: 1,739
86.60 63
162Newhall, California
Middle Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 941
86.45 38
158Albany, California
Middle Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 879
86.21 41
159Occidental, California
Middle Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 153
86.20 18
167Belmont, California
Middle Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 883
85.96 37
308Rocklin, California
Middle Schools: 2 | Total Enrollment: 1,695
Has one middle school that won a "Blue Ribbon Schools Award"
This City Has School(s) That Have Received The Blue Ribbon Schools Award85.20 267
10Cypress, California
Middle Schools: 2 | Total Enrollment: 2,350
84.98 10
195Templeton, California
Middle Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 501
84.95 84
303Pacific Grove, California
Middle Schools: 2 | Total Enrollment: 633
84.87 171
145Loomis, California
Middle Schools: 4 | Total Enrollment: 1,798
84.77 16
185Millville, California
Middle Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 251
84.57 27
196Coronado, California
Middle Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 815
84.51 92
186El Segundo, California
Middle Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 813
84.49 64
190Foster City, California
Middle Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 952
84.37 94
285Yorba Linda, California
Middle Schools: 3 | Total Enrollment: 3,041
84.33 220
197Guerneville, California
Middle Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 293
84.05 20
227Davis, California
Middle Schools: 3 | Total Enrollment: 1,925
84.03 135
249Rancho Santa Margarita, California
Middle Schools: 2 | Total Enrollment: 2,003
84.02 188
67Rancho Palos Verdes, California
Middle Schools: 3 | Total Enrollment: 3,812
83.61 19
221Scotts Valley, California
Middle Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 598
83.48 12
213Sausalito, California
Middle Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 188
83.30 159
215Millbrae, California
Middle Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 852
83.27 4
69Walnut, California
Middle Schools: 3 | Total Enrollment: 3,049
82.80 3
1049Fullerton, California
Middle Schools: 5 | Total Enrollment: 4,605
Has one middle school that won a "Blue Ribbon Schools Award"
This City Has School(s) That Have Received The Blue Ribbon Schools Award82.55 1030
238Hydesville, California
Middle Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 155
82.31 49
254Encino, California
Middle Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 432
81.66 9
264Laguna Niguel, California
Middle Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 1,389
81.19 98
1238Arcadia, California
Middle Schools: 4 | Total Enrollment: 3,341
81.06 1222
261Thousand Oaks, California
Middle Schools: 3 | Total Enrollment: 3,166
Two middle schools have won a "Blue Ribbon Schools Award"
This City Has School(s) That Have Received The Blue Ribbon Schools Award81.03 133
289Granite Bay, California
Middle Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 481
80.97 98
57Fountain Valley, California
Middle Schools: 4 | Total Enrollment: 2,961
80.81 12
286Weimar, California
Middle Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 650
80.65 111
275Joshua Tree, California
Middle Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 430
80.53 194
278Alta, California
Middle Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 121
80.34 140
355Trinidad, California
Middle Schools: 2 | Total Enrollment: 210
80.29 77
202Glendora, California
Middle Schools: 2 | Total Enrollment: 1,555
80.07 77
292Knights Ferry, California
Middle Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 134
79.92 17
163Redondo Beach, California
Middle Schools: 2 | Total Enrollment: 1,682
79.58 28
306Lake Hughes, California
Middle Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 323
79.20 49
311Pleasant Grove, California
Middle Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 191
78.99 4
312Camino, California
Middle Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 426
78.84 45
325Alta Loma, California
Middle Schools: 2 | Total Enrollment: 1,656
78.78 132
318Rio Oso, California
Middle Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 167
78.62 167
319Mount Shasta, California
Middle Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 358
78.57 60
398La Jolla, California
Middle Schools: 2 | Total Enrollment: 1,864
78.31 309
323Brea, California
Middle Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 949
78.24 153
95Aliso Viejo, California
Middle Schools: 3 | Total Enrollment: 2,629
78.17 19
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