Making the Grade: Poway Unified Schools and District Ranked Among the Best in San Diego

The Poway Unified School District is pleased to share that, a market leader in connecting colleges and schools with students and families, has released its 2024 school ratings for San Diego schools and Poway Unified is rated among the best. The rankings are based on reviews from students and families, as well as attendance, test scores, and graduation rates from the US Department of Education. 


As a district, Poway Unified was rated the #1 Unified School District and the #2 overall school district in San Diego. PUSD schools have also been recognized in the top rankings for elementary, middle, and high schools. 


PUSD Elementary Schools in Top 25 2024 Best Public Elementary Schools in San Diego Area

#3 Park Village Elementary School 

#4 Rolling Hills Elementary School

#5 Creekside Elementary School

#7 Willow Grove Elementary School

#9 Del Sur Elementary School

#10 Los Peñasquitos Elementary School

#13 Deer Canyon Elementary School

#14 Westwood Elementary School

#15 Monterey Ridge Elementary School

#16 Adobe Bluffs Elementary School

#18 Sundance Elementary School

#19 Stone Ranch Elementary School 

#20 Canyon View Elementary School

#24 Chaparral Elementary School

PUSD Middle Schools in 2024 Best Public Middle Schools in the San Diego Area

 #6 Oak Valley Middle School

#7 Mesa Verde Middle School

#8 Black Mountain Middle School

#13 Bernardo Heights Middle School

#14 Meadowbrook Middle School

#17 Design39 Campus
#26 Twin Peaks Middle School

PUSD High Schools in 2024 Best Public High Schools in the San Diego Area

#4 Westview High School

#7 Del Norte High School

#11 Mt. Carmel High School

#18 Rancho Bernardo High School
#33 Poway High School

Congratulations to the schools who were recognized in the top rankings of each list. Every school in Poway Unified is listed and ranked through 

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Poway Unified is not partnered with and does not contribute data directly to rankings. For more detailed information on how the rankings are calculated, you can visit this website.