Local Schools

We have several resources here to help newcomers to Santa Clarita and Ventura County with school ratings and locations:

Use the interactive map at Education.com to plot where you are and the schools nearest you.

If you are right on a boundary between schools, and are hoping for pinpoint info, the U.S. Census also creates a Tract Map, splitting geographical areas into manageable chunks, based on population and major street intersections. Useful to know your Census Tract Number.


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Santa Clarita Schools:

Great Schools Schoolfinder and Boundaries.


For a list of California Distinguished Schools click here.(Look for Los Angeles schools, even for SCV neighborhoods) In 2015, all Newhall School District schools received California Distinguished School status!

(Look for Los Angeles schools, even for SCV neighborhoods)

The L.A. Times School Map/Scoring Chart for Santa Clarita

Generally, if your child goes to a Junior High in a specific area, they will go to a “matching” High School. The HS boundaries are the same as the Junior High boundaries. It is possible to get a waiver, for a child to attend a different school in the district. Consult with your district to confirm availability of space.
Here is a thorough listing of ALL Santa Clarita School Districts.

Search For Private Schools in Santa Clarita Area

Santa Clarita has an EXCELLENT school system that is separate and completely unrelated to L.A.U.S.D.

Ventura County Schools: