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National Blue Ribbon Schools Awardees 2021

California's National Blue Ribbon Schools Awardees for 2021.

California recognized public elementary, middle, and high schools where students achieve high learning standards or are making notable improvements in closing the achievement gap in 2021.

Additional information can be found on the September 22, 2021, State Superintendent Tony Thurmond Congratulates California Schools Recognized as 2021 National Blue Ribbon Schools News Release #21-68.

Additional information about the 2021 National Blue Ribbon Schools, including profiles of the 2021 National Blue Ribbon Schools Award Winners, U.S. Department of Education Press Release, and U.S. Secretary of Education Miguel A. Cadona video announcement, can be found on the U.S. Department of Education National Blue Ribbon Schools Purpose External link opens in new window or tab. website.

County District School
Contra Costa
Lafayette Elementary
Burton Valley Elementary
Fresno
Fresno Unified
University High
Los Angeles
ABC Unified
Cerritos Elementary
Los Angeles
La Cañada Unified
Palm Crest Elementary
Los Angeles
La Cañada Unified
Paradise Canyon Elementary
Los Angeles
Los Angeles Unified
Balboa Gifted/High Ability Magnet Elementary
Los Angeles
Manhattan Beach Unified
Aurelia Pennekamp Elementary
Los Angeles
San Marino Unified
Huntington Middle
Marin
Ross Elementary
Ross Elementary
Orange
Centralia Elementary
Los Coyotes Elementary
Orange
Fountain Valley Elementary
Oka (Isojiro) Elementary
Orange
Los Alamitos Unified
Los Alamitos Elementary
Orange
Los Alamitos Unified
Richard Henry Lee Elementary
Orange
Newport-Mesa Unified
Maude B. Davis Elementary
Orange
Orange Unified
Anaheim Hills Elementary
Orange
Saddleback Valley Unified
De Portola Elementary
Riverside
Temecula Valley Unified
Red Hawk Elementary
San Bernardino
Chino Valley Unified
Hidden Trails Elementary
San Bernardino
Upland Unified
Valencia Elementary
San Diego
Del Mar Union Elementary
Carmel Del Mar Elementary
San Diego
San Diego Unified
Elevate
San Francisco
San Francisco Unified
Chinese Immersion School at DeAvila
Santa Barbara
Goleta Union Elementary
Mountain View Elementary
Santa Clara
Gilroy Unified
Dr. TJ Owens Gilroy Early College Academy
Sonoma
Cotati-Rohnert Park Unified
Technology High
Ventura
Oak Park Unified
Oak Park High
Questions: Awards Unit | awards@cde.ca.gov | 916-319-0842 
Last Reviewed: Wednesday, September 29, 2021