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2022 Best Public Elementary Schools in Santa Clara County

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  1. #1 Best Public Elementary Schools in Santa Clara County.

    Duveneck Elementary School

    Blue checkmark.

    Palo Alto Unified School District, CA,

    K-5,

    2 Niche users give it an average review of 5 stars.

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    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 417,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 16 to 1,

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  2. #2 Best Public Elementary Schools in Santa Clara County.

    Walter Hays Elementary School

    Blue checkmark.

    Palo Alto Unified School District, CA,

    K-5,

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 348,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 16 to 1,

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  3. #3 Best Public Elementary Schools in Santa Clara County.

    Lucille M. Nixon Elementary School

    Blue checkmark.

    Palo Alto Unified School District, CA,

    K-5,

    2 Niche users give it an average review of 3.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says Nixon was an amazing school. The teachers were extremely patient and assigned creative and meaningful assignments. I remember writing a journal as someone in the gold rush in 4th grade and doing book....

    Read 2 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 433,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 18 to 1,

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  4. #4 Best Public Elementary Schools in Santa Clara County.

    Fairmeadow Elementary School

    Blue checkmark.

    Palo Alto Unified School District, CA,

    K-5,

    3 Niche users give it an average review of 4.3 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says We love Fairmeadow Elementary school at all levels, ecademic balance, diversity, social and emotional growth of our child. Our son is in grade 1 and he loves reading, math, science, soccer and tops....

    Read 3 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 438,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 17 to 1,

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  5. #5 Best Public Elementary Schools in Santa Clara County.

    Ohlone Elementary School

    Blue checkmark.

    Palo Alto Unified School District, CA,

    K-5,

    1 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Middle School Student says A different experience from other schools, Ohlone is a very unique place. From combining grades to numerous trips, Ohlone is a very hands on school that has improved my social learning Although the....

    Read 1 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 525,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 18 to 1,

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  6. #6 Best Public Elementary Schools in Santa Clara County.

    Palo Verde Elementary School

    Blue checkmark.

    Palo Alto Unified School District, CA,

    K-5,

    1 Niche users give it an average review of 5 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says I have a 3rd grader at this school. The teachers are caring, well-prepared, and dedicated. The students are eager to learn. The parents are friendly and involved. The staff is dedicated and....

    Read 1 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 383,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 19 to 1,

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  7. #7 Best Public Elementary Schools in Santa Clara County.

    Herbert Hoover Elementary School

    Blue checkmark.

    Palo Alto Unified School District, CA,

    K-5,

    1 Niche users give it an average review of 5 stars.

    Read 1 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 392,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 20 to 1,

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  8. #8 Best Public Elementary Schools in Santa Clara County.

    Addison Elementary School

    Blue checkmark.

    Palo Alto Unified School District, CA,

    K-5,

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 391,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 18 to 1,

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  9. #9 Best Public Elementary Schools in Santa Clara County.

    El Carmelo Elementary School

    Blue checkmark.

    Palo Alto Unified School District, CA,

    K-5,

    2 Niche users give it an average review of 5 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says Both of my children attend El Carmelo, and we absolutely love it. The rigorous academics, the social/emotional awareness with Project Cornerstone, the caring teachers and staff, the engaged parents....

    Read 2 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 347,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 18 to 1,

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  10. #10 Best Public Elementary Schools in Santa Clara County.

    Barron Park Elementary School

    Blue checkmark.

    Palo Alto Unified School District, CA,

    K-5,

    1 Niche users give it an average review of 5 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says We've had a great experience at Barron Park, grades weren't a problem and there are lots of different experiences, for example, The Maker's Studio, it's a great way to teach things in a creative way.....

    Read 1 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 240,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 15 to 1,

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  11. #11 Best Public Elementary Schools in Santa Clara County.

    Juana Briones Elementary School

    Blue checkmark.

    Palo Alto Unified School District, CA,

    K-5,

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 317,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 17 to 1,

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  12. #12 Best Public Elementary Schools in Santa Clara County.

    Lakeside Elementary School

    Public School,

    LOS GATOS, CA,

    K-5,

    3 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says Lakeside Elementary is truly unique, I can't say enough good things about it. It has brought out the best in our children, educating them towards self-confident curious learners and creative....

    Read 3 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 74,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 18 to 1,

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  13. #13 Best Public Elementary Schools in Santa Clara County.

    Escondido Elementary School

    Blue checkmark.

    Palo Alto Unified School District, CA,

    K-5,

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 547,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 19 to 1,

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  14. #14 Best Public Elementary Schools in Santa Clara County.

    Covington Elementary School

    Los Altos Elementary School District, CA,

    K-6,

    2 Niche users give it an average review of 5 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says Covington provides an excellent education that meets the needs of each individual student. The staff create a positive and challenging learning environment..

    Read 2 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 563,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 20 to 1,

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  15. #15 Best Public Elementary Schools in Santa Clara County.

    Bullis Charter School

    Blue checkmark.

    Public School,

    LOS ALTOS, CA,

    K-8,

    13 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says Teachers work as a team to deliver an integrated curriculum that covers the subjects through selected themes/topics that integrates all the learning.The arts and music teachers standout in terms of what they are able to do to engage all students in amazing productions.They are also innovative, creative, flexible, free to IMPROVE on a continuous basis..

    Read 13 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,039,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 23 to 1,

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  16. #16 Best Public Elementary Schools in Santa Clara County.

    Loyola Elementary School

    Los Altos Elementary School District, CA,

    K-6,

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 362,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 20 to 1,

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  17. #17 Best Public Elementary Schools in Santa Clara County.

    Almond Elementary School

    Los Altos Elementary School District, CA,

    K-6,

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 451,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 22 to 1,

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  18. #18 Best Public Elementary Schools in Santa Clara County.

    Oak Avenue Elementary School

    Los Altos Elementary School District, CA,

    K-6,

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 367,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 21 to 1,

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  19. #19 Best Public Elementary Schools in Santa Clara County.

    Springer Elementary School

    Los Altos Elementary School District, CA,

    K-6,

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 454,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 21 to 1,

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  20. #20 Best Public Elementary Schools in Santa Clara County.

    Discovery Charter School

    Blue checkmark.

    Public School,

    SAN JOSE, CA,

    K-8,

    13 Niche users give it an average review of 4.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says I got the benefit of going to this school because all my older brothers were already going there. I went to DCS all the way from kindergarten to eighth grade. There are so many things that this....

    Read 13 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 569,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 21 to 1,

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  21. #21 Best Public Elementary Schools in Santa Clara County.

    Gardner Bullis Elementary School

    Los Altos Elementary School District, CA,

    K-6,

    1 Niche users give it an average review of 5 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says Gardner Bullis is a small, community school that we have had a delightful experience having our son attend for the past two years. The teachers do a nice job of balancing academic excellence with... Classes are small (our son's classes that last two years have 18 and 19 students, respectively). There are a variety of specialty teachers on staff (eg, literacy, ESL, library, PE, STEM, computer...Recently, I was especially impressed with how quickly the school got a robust remote learning curriculum in place when the SIP order went into effect. Staff also adjusted quickly to feedback when it...If you live in the Los Altos Hills area and are looking at schools, I would definitely schedule a tour..

    Read 1 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 288,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 20 to 1,

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  22. #22 Best Public Elementary Schools in Santa Clara County.

    Charter School of Morgan Hill

    Public School,

    MORGAN HILL, CA,

    K-8,

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 653,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 21 to 1,

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  23. #23 Best Public Elementary Schools in Santa Clara County.

    Santa Rita Elementary School

    Los Altos Elementary School District, CA,

    K-6,

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 491,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 21 to 1,

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  24. #24 Best Public Elementary Schools in Santa Clara County.

    Laurelwood Elementary School

    Blue checkmark.

    Santa Clara Unified School District, CA,

    K-5,

    3 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says I can truly say the teachers at school so far (K and 1st grade) have been wonderful. They are truly invested in all around development of students. My kid loves going to school..

    Read 3 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 666,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 26 to 1,

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  25. #25 Best Public Elementary Schools in Santa Clara County.

    Stevenson Elementary School

    Mountain View Whisman School District, CA,

    K-5,

    1 Niche users give it an average review of 5 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says A public school that one could easily pay private school prices for. We love it - have been here since Kinder & are very happy. Every week, all kids have gardening, cooking, tinkering, music, PE,....

    Read 1 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 430,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 25 to 1,

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