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
820Monrovia, California
Middle Schools: 2 | Total Enrollment: 1,352
65.88 555
797Colfax, California
Middle Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 381
65.83 373
305Sunnyvale, California
Middle Schools: 4 | Total Enrollment: 4,065
65.62 235
804Edgewood, California
Middle Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 156
65.49 641
576Upland, California
Middle Schools: 3 | Total Enrollment: 2,737
65.37 388
808Artesia, California
Middle Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 696
65.33 418
812San Juan Capistrano, California
Middle Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 1,393
65.25 410
679Cottonwood, California
Middle Schools: 2 | Total Enrollment: 823
65.10 478
862Jackson, California
Middle Schools: 2 | Total Enrollment: 728
65.07 420
883Livermore, California
Middle Schools: 5 | Total Enrollment: 3,568
Has one middle school that won a "Blue Ribbon Schools Award"
This City Has School(s) That Have Received The Blue Ribbon Schools Award64.92 664
1379Santa Cruz, California
Middle Schools: 5 | Total Enrollment: 2,242
64.88 1340
827Maxwell, California
Middle Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 273
64.79 535
1041Glendale, California
Middle Schools: 3 | Total Enrollment: 3,633
64.74 791
830Valley Center, California
Middle Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 848
64.67 453
840Imperial, California
Middle Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 885
64.20 475
746Woodland Hills, California
Middle Schools: 3 | Total Enrollment: 4,302
63.97 480
857San Bruno, California
Middle Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 516
63.69 442
788Paso Robles, California
Middle Schools: 2 | Total Enrollment: 1,468
63.63 483
859Petaluma, California
Middle Schools: 5 | Total Enrollment: 3,240
63.61 678
277Fair Oaks, California
Middle Schools: 2 | Total Enrollment: 1,099
63.52 196
863Springville, California
Middle Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 363
63.51 546
864Arcata, California
Middle Schools: 3 | Total Enrollment: 940
Has one middle school that won a "Blue Ribbon Schools Award"
This City Has School(s) That Have Received The Blue Ribbon Schools Award63.33 708
868Los Osos, California
Middle Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 374
63.33 588
399Camarillo, California
Middle Schools: 6 | Total Enrollment: 3,388
63.23 278
657Berkeley, California
Middle Schools: 3 | Total Enrollment: 1,826
63.06 287
798Alhambra, California
Middle Schools: 9 | Total Enrollment: 6,661
Has one middle school that won a "Blue Ribbon Schools Award"
This City Has School(s) That Have Received The Blue Ribbon Schools Award62.90 538
884Columbia, California
Middle Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 585
62.78 451
886Ojai, California
Middle Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 518
62.67 534
932Middletown, California
Middle Schools: 2 | Total Enrollment: 361
62.64 830
499Gridley, California
Middle Schools: 2 | Total Enrollment: 863
62.24 253
810Bishop, California
Middle Schools: 2 | Total Enrollment: 579
62.22 451
574Grass Valley, California
Middle Schools: 7 | Total Enrollment: 2,467
62.19 384
897Tomales, California
Middle Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 187
62.09 548
583Chico, California
Middle Schools: 6 | Total Enrollment: 3,090
61.98 332
902Soulsbyville, California
Middle Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 532
61.88 609
904Idyllwild, California
Middle Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 318
61.83 749
943Rosemead, California
Middle Schools: 4 | Total Enrollment: 2,502
61.67 654
909Selma, California
Middle Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 933
61.64 389
912Tahoe City, California
Middle Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 479
61.52 498
917Vandenberg Afb, California
Middle Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 765
61.18 587
1150Napa, California
Middle Schools: 5 | Total Enrollment: 3,266
61.01 928
926Claremont, California
Middle Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 1,191
60.93 569
927St. Helena, California
Middle Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 314
60.90 476
315Hollister, California
Middle Schools: 4 | Total Enrollment: 2,637
60.73 129
1439Morgan Hill, California
Middle Schools: 3 | Total Enrollment: 1,813
60.37 1313
941Georgetown, California
Middle Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 484
60.21 435
619Solvang, California
Middle Schools: 2 | Total Enrollment: 960
60.17 425
945Grenada, California
Middle Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 156
60.06 495
948Angwin, California
Middle Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 113
59.94 545
949Groveland, California
Middle Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 293
59.93 478
953Calistoga, California
Middle Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 384
59.80 379
1251Redding, California
Middle Schools: 13 | Total Enrollment: 5,780
59.74 1178
954Loleta, California
Middle Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 114
59.72 324
1255Lincoln, California
Middle Schools: 3 | Total Enrollment: 4,317
59.59 1081
593Corning, California
Middle Schools: 3 | Total Enrollment: 976
Has one middle school that won a "Blue Ribbon Schools Award"
This City Has School(s) That Have Received The Blue Ribbon Schools Award59.53 310
961Wheatland, California
Middle Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 366
59.50 501
964Half Moon Bay, California
Middle Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 775
59.29 637
795Felton, California
Middle Schools: 2 | Total Enrollment: 797
59.28 508
428Susanville, California
Middle Schools: 3 | Total Enrollment: 850
59.26 218
842Redlands, California
Middle Schools: 4 | Total Enrollment: 3,706
59.23 532
707Santa Rosa, California
Middle Schools: 16 | Total Enrollment: 7,245
59.23 664
974Julian, California
Middle Schools: 3 | Total Enrollment: 2,480
59.15 836
966Monterey, California
Middle Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 806
59.13 592
972Oakhurst, California
Middle Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 214
59.07 484
1086Rancho Cucamonga, California
Middle Schools: 3 | Total Enrollment: 2,643
59.01 815
1393Oceanside, California
Middle Schools: 7 | Total Enrollment: 6,970
59.00 1253
1092Sanger, California
Middle Schools: 4 | Total Enrollment: 3,044
58.98 955
979La Palma, California
Middle Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 1,199
58.91 611
982Lake Arrowhead, California
Middle Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 730
58.84 432
984South El Monte, California
Middle Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 667
58.74 576
1460San Rafael, California
Middle Schools: 3 | Total Enrollment: 2,198
58.65 1352
1494Chula Vista, California
Middle Schools: 7 | Total Enrollment: 8,864
58.64 1322
709Alameda, California
Middle Schools: 4 | Total Enrollment: 2,292
58.45 542
638South San Francisco, California
Middle Schools: 3 | Total Enrollment: 2,006
58.19 320
997Blue Lake, California
Middle Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 150
58.16 608
1051Atascadero, California
Middle Schools: 2 | Total Enrollment: 922
58.04 770
1009Greenville, California
Middle Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 111
57.95 667
1081Sonora, California
Middle Schools: 4 | Total Enrollment: 1,489
57.94 799
1472Fortuna, California
Middle Schools: 2 | Total Enrollment: 536
57.92 1059
805Costa Mesa, California
Middle Schools: 3 | Total Enrollment: 3,860
57.81 466
921Windsor, California
Middle Schools: 2 | Total Enrollment: 1,911
57.80 590
1013Alturas, California
Middle Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 177
57.77 620
1015American Canyon, California
Middle Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 877
57.63 585
319Tustin, California
Middle Schools: 4 | Total Enrollment: 4,038
Has one middle school that won a "Blue Ribbon Schools Award"
This City Has School(s) That Have Received The Blue Ribbon Schools Award57.54 225
1045Foresthill, California
Middle Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 229
56.97 689
510Acampo, California
Middle Schools: 2 | Total Enrollment: 823
56.65 266
355Redwood City, California
Middle Schools: 7 | Total Enrollment: 4,656
56.52 351
1214Jamul, California
Middle Schools: 2 | Total Enrollment: 767
56.50 869
1038Dixon, California
Middle Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 609
56.42 671
815Mckinleyville, California
Middle Schools: 2 | Total Enrollment: 519
56.30 496
458Ventura, California
Middle Schools: 7 | Total Enrollment: 5,188
56.29 313
1049Jamestown, California
Middle Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 407
56.04 591
1066Quartz Hill, California
Middle Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 858
55.99 688
1312Lakeside, California
Middle Schools: 4 | Total Enrollment: 1,605
55.68 1255
778Carmichael, California
Middle Schools: 5 | Total Enrollment: 7,028
55.68 529
1055Lockwood, California
Middle Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 203
55.55 615
1056Lakeport, California
Middle Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 592
55.54 673
729Corona, California
Middle Schools: 6 | Total Enrollment: 7,592
55.48 490
1063Valley Springs, California
Middle Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 551
55.14 678
1061Delhi, California
Middle Schools: 2 | Total Enrollment: 1,208
55.13 677
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