If you have a family, or are thinking of starting a family, one of the biggest questions you may have when purchasing a new home, is what the schools are like in the communities you are looking in. Below you will find some resources to assist you in learning more about Los Angeles area schools, which communities specific schools service, and more helpful school information.
- California School Finder
Use the California School Finder site to access data on California’s public schools. You can compare schools side-by-side with the latest school rankings, course offerings, academic performance, graduation rates, student-teacher ratio and more.
- Great Schools
Great Schools allows you to search all types of schools, from preschool through college, private, charter, or public. Find a school’s academic scores, community members’ reviews, and more.
- California Department of Education API Reports
The CA Department of Education instituted the Academic Performance Index (API) rating system which is a measurement of academic performance and progress of schools within California. API scores range from a low of 200 to a high of 1000. Use the official California Department of Education link above to search for district ratings and individual school ratings.
- Culver City Unified School District
Culver City also has its own school district. View the link above for more information about the district and its schools. You can also see an address list to find which homes fall into the district, and a district map to see which schools service particular streets and areas.
- Beverly Hills Unified School District
Beverly Hills has its own esteemed school district. View the link above for more information about the district and its schools. You can also see a district map to determine which school service particular areas of Beverly Hills.
- Las Virgenes Unified School District
Las Virgenes Unified School District services schools throughout Calabasas, Agoura, Hidden Hills and other nearby areas. You can find out more about the district and its schools by visiting the link above.