sort by
grade level
school type
min. proficiency
59%
  • San Juan Hills High
  • 29211 Vista Montana, San Juan Capistrano
  • Capistrano Unified
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 2,391
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 28:1
49%
  • Capistrano Connections Academy
  • 33272 Valle Rd., San Juan Capistrano
  • Capistrano Unified
  • Grades: KG - 12 · Students: 2,409
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 32:1
48%
  • Del Obispo Elementary
  • 25591 Camino Del Avion, San Juan Capistrano
  • Capistrano Unified
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 368
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 27:1
48%
  • Marco Forster Middle School
  • 25601 Camino Del Avion, San Juan Capistrano
  • Capistrano Unified
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 1,360
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 25:1
47%
  • Harold Ambuehl Elementary
  • 28001 San Juan Creek Rd., San Juan Capistrano
  • Capistrano Unified
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 403
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 31:1
38%
  • San Juan Elementary
  • 31642 El Camino Real, San Juan Capistrano
  • Capistrano Unified
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 774
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 29:1
20%
  • Kinoshita Elementary
  • 2 Via Positiva, San Juan Capistrano
  • Capistrano Unified
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 654
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 30:1
n/a
  • Junipero Serra High
  • 31422 Camino Capistrano, San Juan Capistrano
  • Capistrano Unified
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 164
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
n/a
  • Bridges Community Day
  • 31576 El Camino Real, San Juan Capistrano
  • Capistrano Unified
  • Grades: 7 - 12 · Students: 19
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 6:1
n/a
  • South Coast Regional Occupational Program
  • 31522 El Camino Real, San Juan Capistrano
  • South Coast Regional Occupational Program
  • Grades: 10 - 12 · Students: n/a
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
n/a
  • Capistrano Virtual/home
  • 33122 Valle Rd., San Juan Capistrano
  • Capistrano Unified
  • Grades: KG - 8 · Students: 158
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 29:1
n/a
  • California Preparatory Academy
  • 32972 Calle Perfecto, San Juan Capistrano
  • Capistrano Unified
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 196
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 36:1
1

San Juan Capistrano school information

IndexSan Juan CapistranoCaliforniaNational
Average Test Scores44%38%49%
Student/Teacher ratio20:120:116:1
Total public schools88,30879,221
Total private schools83,43824,874
Total post-secondary schools11,0857,963
The San Juan Capistrano, CA educational system consists of 8 public schools, 8 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools. San Juan Capistrano public schools have average test scores of 44% which is 15% higher than than the California average and 11% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of San Juan Capistrano public schools is 20:1, compared to 20:1 in California and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 82.9% of students have completed 8th grade, 82.3% have completed high school, 36.9% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 4.8% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in San Juan Capistrano

IndexSan Juan CapistranoCaliforniaNational
Completed 8th grade82.9%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school82.3%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college64.9%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree44.6%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors36.9%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters12.3%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree4.8%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.7%1.6%1.3%

San Juan Capistrano, CA School Districts

Capistrano Unified School District

There are a total of 8 public schools, 8 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools in San Juan Capistrano. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for San Juan Capistrano, CA schools is 44%. The average student to teacher ratio is 20:1. In San Juan Capistrano, CA, an average of 82.9% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 82.3% have completed high school.

To customize your list of San Juan Capistrano 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 Juan Capistrano, CA schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Irvine, CA246,99275%52%
Ladera Ranch, CA27,12172%46%
Laguna Beach, CA23,20472%46%
Coto de Caza, CA14,84569%39%
Las Flores, CA5,67168%39%
San Juan Capistrano, CA36,00644%11%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Del Rio, TX36,00763%28%
San Juan, TX35,98368%38%
Leavenworth, KS35,94838%23%
Richmond, IN36,08258%18%
Temple City, CA36,08461%24%
San Juan Capistrano, CA36,00644%11%
Source: The San Juan Capistrano, 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.
Are you looking to buy or sell?
What style of home are you
What is your
$100K$250K$500K$750K$1M+
When are you looking to
ASAP1-3 mos.3-6 mos.6-9 mos.1 yr+
Connect with top real estate agents
By submitting this form, you consent to receive text messages, emails, and/or calls (may be recorded; and may be direct, autodialed or use pre-recorded/artificial voices even if on the Do Not Call list) from AreaVibes or our partner real estate professionals and their network of service providers, about your inquiry or the home purchase/rental process. Messaging and/or data rates may apply. Consent is not a requirement or condition to receive real estate services. You hereby further confirm that checking this box creates an electronic signature with the same effect as a handwritten signature.