Southern California is one of the most popular places to live in the United States. With beautiful weather year round, unlimited attractions, beaches, mountains, and valleys, it is easy to see why a family relocating to Southern California would be excited. Parents are always concerned about school districts when considering possible places to live. Southern California has many excellent school districts, let’s take a look at some of the best:
San Marino Unified School District
San Marino is located in the foothills, just south of Pasadena. The city boasts of beautiful homes, much history, and one of Southern California’s best school districts. The San Marino Unified School District consists of 2 elementary schools, 1 middle school, and 1 high school. These schools are committed to providing students with the best possible education.
Manhattan Beach Unified School District
Manhattan Beach is located on the coast, just south of El Segundo. In this affluent beach city, Manhattan Beach Unified School District is home to 5 elementary schools, 1 middle school and 1 high school. This school district is committed to providing their students with the best curriculum and is highly focused on preparing children to be outstanding adults.
La Canada Unified School District
Located in the foothills east of Burbank, La Canada is a excellent place to raise a family. The La Canada Unified School District has 3 elementary schools and a combined middle/high school. This school district is committed to education of their young people. In addition to excelling in education, this district is moving forward with implementing a plan for each student to work with wireless handheld computers.
Irvine Unified School District
Irvine is a beautiful city located in Orange County. Irvine is rich in culture and is a safe place for family living. The Irvine Unified School District is a large district with 22 elementary schools, 8 middle schools, 6 high schools, and 1 continuation high school. Students attending Irvine schools consistently rank above average in state, and national performance.
Temecula Valley Unified School District
Temecula is located inland and is another excellent location to raise a family. The Temecula Valley Unified School District consists of 17 elementary schools, 6 middle schools, 3 high schools, 1 continuation high school, 1 independent study high school, 1 virtual school for grades 1 – 12, 3 charter schools, and 1 adult school. This district is highly involved in education and development of its students.
California has over 10,000 schools with approximately 1200 school districts. Many of these districts are in Southern California, and many are ranked highly amongst the best. Families relocating to Southern California will be pleased with the choices available to them.
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Emily has been a high school teacher for the last 6 years and has worked in several different districts. As you can imagine, she moved several times, but recommends when moving to the Orange County area to use All Star Move.