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  • Top Of The World Elementary
  • 21601 Tree Top Ln., Laguna Beach
  • Laguna Beach Unified
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 665
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 25:1
  • El Morro Elementary
  • 8681 N. Coast Hwy., Laguna Beach
  • Laguna Beach Unified
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 581
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 22:1
  • Laguna Beach High
  • 625 Park Ave., Laguna Beach
  • Laguna Beach Unified
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 1,038
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 22:1
  • Thurston Middle School
  • 2100 Park Ave., Laguna Beach
  • Laguna Beach Unified
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 780
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 24:1

Laguna Beach school information

IndexLaguna BeachCaliforniaNational
Average Test Scores72%38%49%
Student/Teacher ratio22:120:116:1
Total public schools48,30879,221
Total private schools43,43824,874
Total post-secondary schools21,0857,963
The Laguna Beach, CA educational system consists of 4 public schools, 4 private schools and 2 post-secondary schools. Laguna Beach public schools have average test scores of 72% which is 89% higher than than the California average and 46% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Laguna Beach public schools is 22:1, compared to 20:1 in California and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 97.1% of students have completed 8th grade, 96.9% have completed high school, 66.5% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 13.3% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Laguna Beach

IndexLaguna BeachCaliforniaNational
Completed 8th grade97.1%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school96.9%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college89.5%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree72.6%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors66.5%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters31.5%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree13.3%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate5.3%1.6%1.3%

Laguna Beach, CA School Districts

Laguna Beach Unified School District

There are a total of 4 public schools, 4 private schools and 2 post-secondary schools in Laguna Beach. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Laguna Beach, CA schools is 72%. The average student to teacher ratio is 22:1. In Laguna Beach, CA, an average of 97.1% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 96.9% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Laguna Beach schools, you can start by sorting the list of schools by proficiency test score, school name or student to teacher ratio. Then you can select the grade levels that you would like to see, these include preschool, elementary, middle school and high school. Next, select the school type from the following options: charter, magnet, title I and title 1. Finally, you are able to filter your results by average proficiency score. Simply select the minimum proficiency score that you would like to see and only schools with that proficiency score or higher will appear on your list of Laguna Beach, CA schools.

Source: The Laguna Beach, CA education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.
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