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Santa Cruz, CA Schools

77%
  • Pacific Collegiate Charter
  • Po Box 1701, Santa Cruz
  • Santa Cruz County Office of Education
  • Grades: 7 - 12 · Students: 508
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
71%
  • Westlake Elementary
  • 1000 High St., Santa Cruz
  • Santa Cruz City Elementary
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 630
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 27:1
67%
  • Happy Valley Elementary
  • 3125 Branciforte Dr., Santa Cruz
  • Happy Valley Elementary
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 134
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 21:1
66%
  • Brook Knoll Elementary
  • 151 Brook Knoll Dr., Santa Cruz
  • Scotts Valley Unified
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 520
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 23:1
62%
  • Santa Cruz High
  • 415 Walnut Ave., Santa Cruz
  • Santa Cruz City High
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 1,031
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 25:1
58%
  • Mission Hill Middle School
  • 425 King St., Santa Cruz
  • Santa Cruz City High
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 641
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 24:1
49%
  • Harbor High
  • 300 La Fonda Ave., Santa Cruz
  • Santa Cruz City High
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 1,032
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 25:1
49%
  • De Laveaga Elementary
  • 1145 Morrissey Blvd., Santa Cruz
  • Santa Cruz City Elementary
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 650
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 23:1
48%
  • Branciforte Middle School
  • 315 Poplar St., Santa Cruz
  • Santa Cruz City High
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 488
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 24:1
47%
  • Bay View Elementary
  • 1231 Bay St., Santa Cruz
  • Santa Cruz City Elementary
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 566
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 21:1
29%
  • Gault Elementary
  • 1320 Seabright Ave., Santa Cruz
  • Santa Cruz City Elementary
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 415
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 21:1
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  • Costanoa Continuation High
  • 840 N. Branciforte Ave., Santa Cruz
  • Santa Cruz City High
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 104
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 19:1
n/a
  • Sequoia Academy
  • 319 La Fonda Ave., Santa Cruz
  • Santa Cruz City High
  • Grades: 7 - 12 · Students: n/a
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
n/a
  • Ark Independent Studies
  • 840 N. Branciforte Ave., Santa Cruz
  • Santa Cruz City High
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 60
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 19:1
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  • Santa Cruz County Special Education
  • 400 Encinal St., Santa Cruz
  • Santa Cruz County Office of Education
  • Grades: 1 - 12 · Students: 103
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 7:1
n/a
  • Santa Cruz County Court
  • 400 Encinal St., Santa Cruz
  • Santa Cruz County Office of Education
  • Grades: 7 - 12 · Students: 89
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
n/a
  • Santa Cruz City Elementary Alternative Education-monarch
  • 840 N. Branciforte Ave., Santa Cruz
  • Santa Cruz City Elementary
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 99
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 22:1
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  • Alternative Family Education
  • 840 N. Branciforte Ave., Santa Cruz
  • Santa Cruz City High
  • Grades: KG - 12 · Students: 166
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 32:1
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  • Santa Cruz County Rop
  • 400 Encinal St., Santa Cruz
  • Santa Cruz County ROP
  • Grades: 10 - 12 · Students: n/a
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
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  • Santa Cruz County Community
  • 400 Encinal St., Santa Cruz
  • Santa Cruz County Office of Education
  • Grades: 7 - 12 · Students: 582
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 21:1
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There are a total of 29 public schools, 12 private schools and 4 post-secondary schools in Santa Cruz. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Santa Cruz, CA schools is 56%. The average student to teacher ratio is 22:1. In Santa Cruz, CA, an average of 92.0% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 91.9% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Santa Cruz 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 Santa Cruz, CA schools.

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