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Palo Alto, CA Schools

90%
  • Herbert Hoover Elementary
  • 445 E. Charleston Rd., Palo Alto
  • Palo Alto Unified
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 406
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 22:1
88%
  • Duveneck Elementary
  • 705 Alester Ave., Palo Alto
  • Palo Alto Unified
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 482
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 21:1
88%
  • Palo Verde Elementary
  • 3450 Louis Rd., Palo Alto
  • Palo Alto Unified
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 404
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 21:1
87%
  • El Carmelo Elementary
  • 3024 Bryant St., Palo Alto
  • Palo Alto Unified
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 407
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 21:1
86%
  • Ohlone Elementary
  • 950 Amarillo Ave., Palo Alto
  • Palo Alto Unified
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 605
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 21:1
86%
  • Fairmeadow Elementary
  • 500 E. Meadow Dr., Palo Alto
  • Palo Alto Unified
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 548
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 22:1
84%
  • Jane Lathrop Stanford Middle School
  • 480 E. Meadow Dr., Palo Alto
  • Palo Alto Unified
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 1,107
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
84%
  • Walter Hays Elementary
  • 1525 Midfield Rd., Palo Alto
  • Palo Alto Unified
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 521
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 19:1
82%
  • Juana Briones Elementary
  • 4100 Orme St., Palo Alto
  • Palo Alto Unified
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 348
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 20:1
81%
  • Terman Middle School
  • 655 Arastradero Rd., Palo Alto
  • Palo Alto Unified
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 722
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
81%
  • David Starr Jordan Middle School
  • 750 N. California Ave., Palo Alto
  • Palo Alto Unified
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 1,103
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
81%
  • Palo Alto High
  • 50 Embarcadero Rd., Palo Alto
  • Palo Alto Unified
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 1,943
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
80%
  • Henry M. Gunn High
  • 780 Arastradero Rd., Palo Alto
  • Palo Alto Unified
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 1,897
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
78%
  • Addison Elementary
  • 650 Addison Ave., Palo Alto
  • Palo Alto Unified
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 463
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 21:1
65%
  • Barron Park Elementary
  • 800 Barron Ave., Palo Alto
  • Palo Alto Unified
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 338
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
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  • Greendell
  • 4120 Midfield Rd., Palo Alto
  • Palo Alto Unified
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 97
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
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  • Packard Children's Hospital/stanford
  • 725 Welch Rd., Palo Alto
  • Palo Alto Unified
  • Grades: KG - 12 · Students: 40
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 10:1
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Palo Alto, CA School DistrictsPalo Alto Unified School District

There are a total of 17 public schools, 14 private schools and 5 post-secondary schools in Palo Alto. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Palo Alto, CA schools is 82%. The average student to teacher ratio is 18:1. In Palo Alto, CA, an average of 97.3% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 97.1% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Palo Alto 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 Palo Alto, CA schools.