2010 District Rankings - California High Schools

The district rankings were calculated by taking the standardized tests used by California to determine the proficiency level across varying grades and subjects for high schools in the state. These school percentile ranks were then averaged for all high schools in each school district 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 Algebra II
  • CST Biology
  • CST Chemistry
  • CST Earth Science
  • CST English-Language Arts
  • CST General Mathematics
  • CST Geometry
  • CST Integrated Math 1
  • CST Integrated/Coordinated Science
  • CST Physics
  • CST Science
  • CST Summative High School Math
  • CST U.S. History
  • CST World History
Find a School District's Ranking:
Rank City Name Percentile Changed From 2009
6San Marino Unified School District
High Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 1,146
Has one high school that won a "Blue Ribbon Schools Award"
This School District Has School(s) That Have Received The Blue Ribbon Schools Award94.05 1
10Santa Cruz County Office of Education School District
High Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 475
92.51 4
14Temple City Unified School District
High Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 1,982
91.08 32
15Manhattan Beach Unified School District
High Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 2,424
90.85 6
16Lakeside Union Elementary School District
High Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 230
90.60 4
19Piedmont City Unified School District
High Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 785
90.00 15
24La Canada Unified School District
High Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 2,185
89.53 9
23Oak Park Unified School District
High Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 1,307
89.19 4
26Arcadia Unified School District
High Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 3,610
88.94 15
27Los Alamitos Unified School District
High Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 3,282
88.71 1
30El Segundo Unified School District
High Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 1,228
88.42 6
35Irvine Unified School District
High Schools: 4 | Total Enrollment: 8,485
Has one high school that won a "Blue Ribbon Schools Award"
This School District Has School(s) That Have Received The Blue Ribbon Schools Award88.33 24
9Los Gatos-Saratoga Joint Union High School District
High Schools: 2 | Total Enrollment: 3,162
87.52 3
17Acalanes Union High School District
High Schools: 4 | Total Enrollment: 5,514
Has one high school that won a "Blue Ribbon Schools Award"
This School District Has School(s) That Have Received The Blue Ribbon Schools Award86.94 1
20Palo Alto Unified School District
High Schools: 2 | Total Enrollment: 3,762
86.11 2
45San Ramon Valley Unified School District
High Schools: 3 | Total Enrollment: 6,665
Has one high school that won a "Blue Ribbon Schools Award"
This School District Has School(s) That Have Received The Blue Ribbon Schools Award85.57 20
44Coronado Unified School District
High Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 1,120
Has one high school that won a "Blue Ribbon Schools Award"
This School District Has School(s) That Have Received The Blue Ribbon Schools Award85.29 6
46Martinez Unified School District
High Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 1,280
85.21 31
47South Pasadena Unified School District
High Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 1,518
85.09 11
54Yreka Union High School District
High Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 650
84.11 12
59Black Oak Mine Unified School District
High Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 580
83.82 11
61Dublin Unified School District
High Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 493
83.69 12
55Walnut Valley Unified School District
High Schools: 2 | Total Enrollment: 6,030
83.14 33
68Benicia Unified School District
High Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 1,671
82.67 2
149Placentia-Yorba Linda Unified School District
High Schools: 4 | Total Enrollment: 7,614
Has one high school that won a "Blue Ribbon Schools Award"
This School District Has School(s) That Have Received The Blue Ribbon Schools Award80.90 122
67Pleasanton Unified School District
High Schools: 2 | Total Enrollment: 4,872
Two high schools have won a "Blue Ribbon Schools Award"
This School District Has School(s) That Have Received The Blue Ribbon Schools Award80.66 29
102Las Virgenes Unified School District
High Schools: 2 | Total Enrollment: 4,142
Has one high school that won a "Blue Ribbon Schools Award"
This School District Has School(s) That Have Received The Blue Ribbon Schools Award80.31 30
99Albany City Unified School District
High Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 1,282
79.95 48
40Tamalpais Union High School District
High Schools: 3 | Total Enrollment: 3,601
Has one high school that won a "Blue Ribbon Schools Award"
This School District Has School(s) That Have Received The Blue Ribbon Schools Award79.63 9
109Hawthorne School District
High Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 612
79.31 48
110Los Angeles County Office of Education School District
High Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 586
79.29 8
126Rocklin Unified School District
High Schools: 2 | Total Enrollment: 3,342
79.27 55
111Brea-Olinda Unified School District
High Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 2,004
79.22 17
118Saddleback Valley Unified School District
High Schools: 4 | Total Enrollment: 10,779
79.11 60
85Conejo Valley Unified School District
High Schools: 3 | Total Enrollment: 7,503
Two high schools have won a "Blue Ribbon Schools Award"
This School District Has School(s) That Have Received The Blue Ribbon Schools Award78.59 32
12Huntington Beach Union High School District
High Schools: 6 | Total Enrollment: 15,576
78.35 3
117Anderson Valley Unified School District
High Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 259
78.20 63
139Beverly Hills Unified School District
High Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 2,201
Has one high school that won a "Blue Ribbon Schools Award"
This School District Has School(s) That Have Received The Blue Ribbon Schools Award77.98 85
129Laguna Beach Unified School District
High Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 1,039
Has one high school that won a "Blue Ribbon Schools Award"
This School District Has School(s) That Have Received The Blue Ribbon Schools Award77.71 16
72West Sonoma County Union High School District
High Schools: 2 | Total Enrollment: 2,132
77.66 33
140Carmel Unified School District
High Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 726
77.46 85
163Fremont Union High School District
High Schools: 5 | Total Enrollment: 10,252
Three high schools have won a "Blue Ribbon Schools Award"
This School District Has School(s) That Have Received The Blue Ribbon Schools Award77.09 154
231Livermore Valley Joint Unified School District
High Schools: 2 | Total Enrollment: 4,349
75.63 167
259Poway Unified School District
High Schools: 4 | Total Enrollment: 9,840
75.36 227
58Glendale Unified School District
High Schools: 4 | Total Enrollment: 9,195
75.16 41
154Templeton Unified School District
High Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 770
Has one high school that won a "Blue Ribbon Schools Award"
This School District Has School(s) That Have Received The Blue Ribbon Schools Award75.12 29
155Tehachapi Unified School District
High Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 1,493
75.04 50
77Clovis Unified School District
High Schools: 4 | Total Enrollment: 10,132
Has one high school that won a "Blue Ribbon Schools Award"
This School District Has School(s) That Have Received The Blue Ribbon Schools Award74.79 40
446Capistrano Unified School District
High Schools: 7 | Total Enrollment: 15,778
74.19 417
4Abc Unified School District
High Schools: 4 | Total Enrollment: 6,902
Has one high school that won a "Blue Ribbon Schools Award"
This School District Has School(s) That Have Received The Blue Ribbon Schools Award73.94
329Shasta Union High School District
High Schools: 5 | Total Enrollment: 5,371
73.50 273
173Gridley Unified School District
High Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 583
73.46 64
176Lincoln Unified School District
High Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 2,587
73.34 42
82Palos Verdes Peninsula Unified School District
High Schools: 2 | Total Enrollment: 4,176
73.34 25
177Santa Ynez Valley Union High School District
High Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 1,080
73.31 50
224Lucia Mar Unified School District
High Schools: 2 | Total Enrollment: 3,363
73.16 132
186Golden Valley Unified School District
High Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 564
72.75 2
189Imperial Unified School District
High Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 924
72.59 52
190Pacific Grove Unified School District
High Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 471
72.58 59
246Moorpark Unified School District
High Schools: 2 | Total Enrollment: 2,491
72.23 143
211Chico Unified School District
High Schools: 2 | Total Enrollment: 3,845
72.22 87
202Mendocino Unified School District
High Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 178
71.86 70
205Redondo Beach Unified School District
High Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 2,560
71.65 98
209Ojai Unified School District
High Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 952
71.28 105
835William S. Hart Union High School District
High Schools: 8 | Total Enrollment: 17,793
71.12 800
168Northern Humboldt Union High School District
High Schools: 3 | Total Enrollment: 1,581
71.11 82
261Mountain View-Los Altos Union High School District
High Schools: 2 | Total Enrollment: 3,490
71.11 159
227Sierra Unified School District
High Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 611
70.59 80
222East Nicolaus Joint Union High School District
High Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 322
70.43 27
81Tustin Unified School District
High Schools: 3 | Total Enrollment: 6,561
70.41 34
53El Dorado Union High
High Schools: 5 | Total Enrollment: 6,631
Has one high school that won a "Blue Ribbon Schools Award"
This School District Has School(s) That Have Received The Blue Ribbon Schools Award70.08 13
286Torrance Unified School District
High Schools: 4 | Total Enrollment: 8,719
70.07 206
359San Dieguito Union High School District
High Schools: 4 | Total Enrollment: 8,458
69.83 275
233Glendora Unified School District
High Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 2,159
69.80 116
90Bonita Unified School District
High Schools: 2 | Total Enrollment: 3,314
69.68 41
305Murrieta Valley Unified School District
High Schools: 2 | Total Enrollment: 6,083
69.42 147
179Novato Unified School District
High Schools: 2 | Total Enrollment: 2,272
69.35 101
375Delano Joint Union High School District
High Schools: 2 | Total Enrollment: 3,417
69.34 121
181Simi Valley Unified School District
High Schools: 3 | Total Enrollment: 6,460
69.26 100
145Temecula Valley Unified School District
High Schools: 4 | Total Enrollment: 9,920
68.80 31
76Newport-Mesa Unified School District
High Schools: 4 | Total Enrollment: 7,962
68.58 31
315Petaluma Joint Union High School District
High Schools: 2 | Total Enrollment: 3,204
68.29 186
216South San Francisco Unified School District
High Schools: 2 | Total Enrollment: 3,000
68.26 32
187Nevada Joint Union High School District
High Schools: 2 | Total Enrollment: 3,289
68.25 66
103Fullerton Joint Union High School District
High Schools: 6 | Total Enrollment: 13,584
Has one high school that won a "Blue Ribbon Schools Award"
This School District Has School(s) That Have Received The Blue Ribbon Schools Award68.05 93
280Ventura Unified School District
High Schools: 3 | Total Enrollment: 5,223
Has one high school that won a "Blue Ribbon Schools Award"
This School District Has School(s) That Have Received The Blue Ribbon Schools Award68.03 237
268Eureka City Unified School District
High Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 1,406
67.94 123
272Sierra Sands Unified School District
High Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 1,560
67.81 122
273Davis Joint Unified School District
High Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 1,666
67.76 194
277Castro Valley Unified School District
High Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 2,897
67.47 144
281Cabrillo Unified School District
High Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 987
67.18 81
285Travis Unified School District
High Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 1,527
67.06 173
402Alhambra Unified School District
High Schools: 3 | Total Enrollment: 7,952
67.03 343
287Culver City Unified School District
High Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 2,324
67.01 112
290Snowline Joint Unified School District
High Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 2,559
66.72 146
232San Luis Coastal Unified School District
High Schools: 2 | Total Enrollment: 2,387
Has one high school that won a "Blue Ribbon Schools Award"
This School District Has School(s) That Have Received The Blue Ribbon Schools Award66.71 141
291Vallecitos Elementary School District
High Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 136
66.68 114
296Shoreline Unified School District
High Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 183
66.18 78
167Amador County Unified School District
High Schools: 2 | Total Enrollment: 1,376
66.06 69
300Calaveras Unified School District
High Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 1,025
65.92 49
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