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78%
  • Vista Del Mar Middle School
  • 1130 Ave. Talega, San Clemente
  • Capistrano Unified
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 614
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 24:1
73%
  • Vista Del Mar Elementary
  • 1130 Ave. Talega, San Clemente
  • Capistrano Unified
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 1,118
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 32:1
66%
  • Truman Benedict Elementary
  • 1251 Sarmentoso, San Clemente
  • Capistrano Unified
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 677
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 31:1
65%
  • Bernice Ayer Middle School
  • 1271 Sarmentoso, San Clemente
  • Capistrano Unified
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 896
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 27:1
64%
  • San Clemente High
  • 700 Avenido Pico, San Clemente
  • Capistrano Unified
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 3,036
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 29:1
63%
  • San Onofre Elementary
  • 200 Pate Rd., San Clemente
  • Fallbrook Union Elementary
  • Grades: KG - 8 · Students: 643
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 21:1
59%
  • Concordia Elementary
  • 3120 Avenida Del Presidente, San Clemente
  • Capistrano Unified
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 663
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 32:1
52%
  • Shorecliffs Middle School
  • 240 Via Socorro, San Clemente
  • Capistrano Unified
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 1,021
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 27:1
47%
  • Clarence Lobo Elementary
  • 200 Avenida Vista Montana, San Clemente
  • Capistrano Unified
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 417
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 27:1
46%
  • Marblehead Elementary
  • 2410 Via Turqueza, San Clemente
  • Capistrano Unified
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 412
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 30:1
39%
  • Las Palmas Elementary
  • 1101 Calle Puente, San Clemente
  • Capistrano Unified
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 820
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 28:1
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San Clemente school information

IndexSan ClementeCaliforniaNational
Average Test Scores59%38%49%
Student/Teacher ratio23:120:116:1
Total public schools128,30879,221
Total private schools33,43824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1,0857,963
The San Clemente, CA educational system consists of 12 public schools, 3 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. San Clemente public schools have average test scores of 59% which is 55% higher than than the California average and 20% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of San Clemente public schools is 23:1, compared to 20:1 in California and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 94.4% of students have completed 8th grade, 94.2% have completed high school, 47.8% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 5.6% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in San Clemente

IndexSan ClementeCaliforniaNational
Completed 8th grade94.4%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school94.2%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college82.8%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree57.9%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors47.8%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters17.3%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree5.6%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.9%1.6%1.3%

There are a total of 12 public schools, 3 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in San Clemente. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for San Clemente, CA schools is 59%. The average student to teacher ratio is 23:1. In San Clemente, CA, an average of 94.4% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 94.2% have completed high school.

To customize your list of San Clemente 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 San Clemente, CA schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Ladera Ranch, CA27,12172%46%
Laguna Beach, CA23,20472%46%
Coto de Caza, CA14,84569%39%
Las Flores, CA5,67168%39%
Rancho Santa Margarita, CA49,03863%28%
San Clemente, CA65,08259%20%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Delray Beach, FL65,04448%2%
Youngstown, OH65,16150%1%
Rockville, MD65,17159%20%
Laguna Niguel, CA64,98457%15%
Marysville, WA64,95537%25%
San Clemente, CA65,08259%20%
Source: The San Clemente, 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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