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  • Dapplegray Elementary
  • 3011 Palos Verdes Dr. N., Palos Verdes Estates
  • Palos Verdes Peninsula Unified
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 603
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 26:1
76%
  • Montemalaga Elementary
  • 1121 Via Nogales, Palos Verdes Estates
  • Palos Verdes Peninsula Unified
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 463
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 24:1
76%
  • Palos Verdes Intermediate
  • 2161 Via Olivera, Palos Verdes Estates
  • Palos Verdes Peninsula Unified
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 981
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 29:1
75%
  • Lunada Bay Elementary
  • 520 Paseo Lunado, Palos Verdes Estates
  • Palos Verdes Peninsula Unified
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 353
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 25:1
70%
  • Palos Verdes High
  • 600 Cloyden Rd., Palos Verdes Estates
  • Palos Verdes Peninsula Unified
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 1,663
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 24:1
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  • Malaga Cove School - Success Learning Center
  • 300 Paseo Del Mar, Palos Verdes Estates
  • Wiseburn Unified
  • Grades: KG - 12 · Students: 0
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
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Palos Verdes Estates school information

IndexPalos Verdes EstatesCaliforniaNational
Average Test Scores76%38%49%
Student/Teacher ratio22:120:116:1
Total public schools48,30879,221
Total private schools13,43824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1,0857,963
The Palos Verdes Estates, CA educational system consists of 4 public schools, 1 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Palos Verdes Estates public schools have average test scores of 76% which is 98% higher than than the California average and 53% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Palos Verdes Estates public schools is 22:1, compared to 20:1 in California and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 97.6% of students have completed 8th grade, 97.6% have completed high school, 72.5% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 15.4% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Palos Verdes Estates

IndexPalos Verdes EstatesCaliforniaNational
Completed 8th grade97.6%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school97.6%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college92.3%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree79.9%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors72.5%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters35.4%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree15.4%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate4.3%1.6%1.3%

Palos Verdes Estates, CA School Districts

Palos Verdes Peninsula Unified School District

There are a total of 4 public schools, 1 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Palos Verdes Estates. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Palos Verdes Estates, CA schools is 76%. The average student to teacher ratio is 22:1. In Palos Verdes Estates, CA, an average of 97.6% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 97.6% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Palos Verdes Estates 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 Palos Verdes Estates, CA schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Rolling Hills Estates, CA8,20681%65%
Manhattan Beach, CA35,57379%60%
Hermosa Beach, CA19,72671%43%
Rancho Palos Verdes, CA42,41270%42%
Redondo Beach, CA67,66463%28%
Palos Verdes Estates, CA13,58276%53%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Newington, VA13,58363%28%
Muscle Shoals, AL13,58563%29%
Riviera Beach, MD13,58646%7%
Henderson, TX13,58774%51%
Lemon Hill, CA13,57515%69%
Palos Verdes Estates, CA13,58276%53%
Source: The Palos Verdes Estates, 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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