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California Distinguished Schools Awardees 2019

California Distinguished Schools Awardees for 2019.

California recognized outstanding education programs and practices in middle and high schools in 2019. Note: The California DS Program uses the CDE California School Directory for county, district, and schools names on the awardees list and award recognitions.

Additional information can be found on the February 25, 2019, State Superintendent Tony Thurmond Announces 2019 California Distinguished Schools and Exemplary Districts News Release #19-18.

Additional information can also be found on the January 24, 2019, letter from State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tony Thurmond regarding 2019 California Distinguished Schools and Exemplary Districts Award Programs.

County District School

Alameda

Alameda Unified

Alameda Science and Technology Institute

Alameda

Dublin Unified

Dublin High

Alameda

Dublin Unified

Eleanor Murray Fallon

Alameda

Fremont Unified

American High

Alameda

Fremont Unified

John F. Kennedy High

Alameda

Fremont Unified

Mission San Jose High

Alameda

Fremont Unified

William Hopkins Junior High

Alameda

Livermore Valley Joint Unified

Livermore High

Alameda

Oakland Unified

Claremont Middle

Alameda

Piedmont City Unified

Piedmont Middle

Alameda

Pleasanton Unified

Foothill High

Alameda

San Lorenzo Unified

KIPP King Collegiate High

Alameda

San Lorenzo Unified

KIPP Summit Academy

Butte

Durham Unified

Durham High

Butte

Paradise Unified

Paradise Charter Middle

Contra Costa

Acalanes Union High

Miramonte High

Contra Costa

Mt. Diablo Unified

Foothill Middle

Contra Costa

San Ramon Valley Unified

California High

Contra Costa

San Ramon Valley Unified

Los Cerros Middle

Contra Costa

San Ramon Valley Unified

Pine Valley Middle

Contra Costa

San Ramon Valley Unified

Windemere Ranch Middle

Contra Costa

West Contra Costa Unified

Middle College High

El Dorado

Rescue Union Elementary

Marina Village Middle

Fresno

Clovis Unified

Granite Ridge Intermediate

Fresno

Fresno Unified

Baird Middle

Fresno

Fresno Unified

Design Science Middle College High

Imperial

Imperial Unified

Frank M. Wright Middle

Kern

Delano Joint Union High

Cesar E. Chavez High

Kern

Delano Joint Union High

Delano High

Kern

Rosedale Union Elementary

Rosedale Middle

Kings

Lemoore Union High

Lemoore Middle College High

Los Angeles

ABC Unified

Cerritos High

Los Angeles

ABC Unified

Whitney (Gretchen) High

Los Angeles

Alhambra Unified

Mark Keppel High

Los Angeles

Antelope Valley Union High

SOAR High (Students On Academic Rise)

Los Angeles

El Segundo Unified

El Segundo High

Los Angeles

Glendale Unified

Anderson W. Clark Magnet High

Los Angeles

Glendale Unified

Crescenta Valley High

Los Angeles

Glendale Unified

Rosemont Middle

Los Angeles

Hawthorne

Hawthorne Math and Science Academy

Los Angeles

Hermosa Beach City Elementary

Hermosa Valley Elementary

Los Angeles

Lancaster Elementary

Fulton and Alsbury Academy of Arts and Engineering

Los Angeles

Long Beach Unified

Helen Keller Middle

Los Angeles

Los Angeles County Office of Education

International Polytechnic High

Los Angeles

Los Angeles Unified

Alfred B. Nobel Charter Middle

Los Angeles

Los Angeles Unified

Alliance Judy Ivie Burton Technology Academy High

Los Angeles

Los Angeles Unified

Alliance Marc & Eva Stern Math and Science

Los Angeles

Los Angeles Unified

Alliance Patti And Peter Neuwirth Leadership Academy

Los Angeles

Los Angeles Unified

Downtown Business High

Los Angeles

Los Angeles Unified

Francisco Bravo Medical Magnet High

Los Angeles

Los Angeles Unified

George Ellery Hale Charter Academy

Los Angeles

Los Angeles Unified

Granada Hills Charter High

Los Angeles

Los Angeles Unified

High Tech LA

Los Angeles

Los Angeles Unified

James A. Garfield Senior High

Los Angeles

Los Angeles Unified

James Jordan Middle

Los Angeles

Los Angeles Unified

KIPP Los Angeles College Preparatory

Los Angeles

Los Angeles Unified

Linda Esperanza Marquez High B LIBRA Academy

Los Angeles

Los Angeles Unified

Middle College High

Los Angeles

Los Angeles Unified

PUC Lakeview Charter High

Los Angeles

Los Angeles Unified

Renaissance Arts Academy

Los Angeles

Los Angeles Unified

Sherman Oaks Center for Enriched Studies

Los Angeles

Rowland Unified

John A. Rowland High

Los Angeles

San Marino Unified

San Marino High

Los Angeles

SBE - New West Charter

New West Charter

Los Angeles

Temple City Unified

Temple City High

Los Angeles

Torrance Unified

Casimir Middle

Los Angeles

Torrance Unified

J. H. Hull Middle

Los Angeles

Torrance Unified

West High

Los Angeles

Walnut Valley Unified

South Pointe Middle

Los Angeles

William S. Hart Union High

Rancho Pico Junior High

Los Angeles

William S. Hart Union High

Valencia High

Mendocino

Ukiah Unified

Redwood Academy of Ukiah

Mono

Mammoth Unified

Mammoth Middle

Monterey

Carmel Unified

Carmel High

Monterey

Carmel Unified

Carmel Middle

Orange

Anaheim Union High

Lexington Junior High

Orange

Anaheim Union High

Oxford Academy

Orange

Capistrano Unified

Bernice Ayer Middle

Orange

Capistrano Unified

Carl Hankey Middle

Orange

Fountain Valley Elementary

Fulton (Harry C.) Middle

Orange

Fountain Valley Elementary

Masuda (Kazuo) Middle

Orange

Fountain Valley Elementary

Talbert (Samuel E.) Middle

Orange

Fullerton Joint Union High

Sunny Hills High

Orange

Garden Grove Unified

Bolsa Grande High

Orange

Garden Grove Unified

Garden Grove High

Orange

Garden Grove Unified

Pacifica High

Orange

Huntington Beach City Elementary

Ethel Dwyer Middle

Orange

Huntington Beach City Elementary

Isaac L. Sowers Middle

Orange

Huntington Beach Union High

Edison High

Orange

Huntington Beach Union High

Marina High

Orange

Irvine Unified

Irvine High

Orange

Irvine Unified

Rancho San Joaquin Middle

Orange

Irvine Unified

Sierra Vista Middle

Orange

Irvine Unified

Woodbridge High

Orange

Laguna Beach Unified

Thurston Middle

Orange

Newport-Mesa Unified

Early College High

Orange

Ocean View

Mesa View Middle

Orange

Placentia-Yorba Linda Unified

Yorba Linda Middle

Orange

Santa Ana Unified

Nova Academy

Orange

Tustin Unified

Arnold O. Beckman High

Placer

Placer Hills Union Elementary

Weimar Hills

Placer

Roseville City Elementary

Robert C. Cooley Middle

Placer

Tahoe-Truckee Unified

North Tahoe High

Placer

Western Placer Unified

Twelve Bridges Middle

Riverside

Corona-Norco Unified

Corona Fundamental Intermediate

Riverside

Hemet Unified

Western Center Academy

Riverside

Nuview Union

Nuview Bridge Early College High

Riverside

Riverside Unified

Riverside Virtual

Riverside

San Jacinto Unified

San Jacinto Leadership Academy - Magnet

Sacramento

Elk Grove Unified

Pleasant Grove High

Sacramento

Natomas Unified

Natomas Pacific Pathways Prep

Sacramento

Sacramento City Unified

School of Engineering & Sciences

Sacramento

Sacramento City Unified

West Campus

San Bernardino

Alta Loma Elementary

Vineyard Junior High

San Bernardino

Chino Valley Unified

Canyon Hills Junior High

San Bernardino

Chino Valley Unified

Ruben S. Ayala High

San Bernardino

Etiwanda Elementary

Day Creek Intermediate

San Bernardino

Etiwanda Elementary

Etiwanda Intermediate

San Bernardino

Etiwanda Elementary

Heritage Intermediate

San Bernardino

Etiwanda Elementary

Summit Intermediate

San Bernardino

Redlands Unified

Redlands Senior High

San Bernardino

San Bernardino City Unified

Richardson Prep Hi

San Bernardino

Silver Valley Unified

Fort Irwin Middle

San Bernardino

Victor Valley Union High

University Preparatory

San Diego

Chula Vista Elementary

Mueller Charter (Robert L.)

San Diego

Grossmont Union High

Grossmont High

San Diego

Poway Unified

Meadowbrook Middle

San Diego

Poway Unified

Mt. Carmel High

San Diego

San Diego County Office of Education

Literacy First Charter

San Diego

San Diego Unified

Challenger Middle

San Diego

San Diego Unified

School for Entrepreneurship and Technology

San Francisco

San Francisco Unified

Lowell High

San Joaquin

Jefferson Elementary

Jefferson

San Joaquin

Lammersville Joint Unified

Mountain House High

San Joaquin

Lodi Unified

Middle College High

San Joaquin

Stockton Unified

Pacific Law Academy

San Joaquin

Stockton Unified

Stockton Early College Academy

San Luis Obispo

Coast Unified

Santa Lucia Middle

San Luis Obispo

Lucia Mar Unified

Paulding Middle

San Mateo

Belmont-Redwood Shores Elementary

Ralston Intermediate

San Mateo

San Mateo-Foster City

Borel Middle

San Mateo

San Mateo-Foster City

Bowditch Middle

Santa Barbara

Buellton Union Elementary

Jonata Middle

Santa Clara

Evergreen Elementary

Chaboya Middle

Santa Clara

Evergreen Elementary

Quimby Oak Middle

Santa Clara

Fremont Union High

Lynbrook High

Santa Clara

Fremont Union High

Monta Vista High

Santa Clara

Gilroy Unified

Dr. TJ Owens Gilroy Early College Academy

Santa Clara

Mountain View Whisman

Crittenden Middle

Santa Clara

Mountain View Whisman

Isaac Newton Graham Middle

Santa Clara

Oak Grove Elementary

Bernal Intermediate

Santa Clara

Oak Grove Elementary

Herman (Leonard) Intermediate

Santa Clara

Union Elementary

Union Middle

Shasta

Anderson Union High

Anderson High

Shasta

Anderson Union High

Anderson New Technology High

Shasta

Gateway Unified

Central Valley High

Shasta

Shasta Union High

University Preparatory

Solano Vallejo City Unified MIT Academy

Sonoma

Petaluma Joint Union High

Petaluma Accelerated Charter

Tehama

Los Molinos Unified

Los Molinos High

Tulare

Tulare County Office of Education

University Preparatory High

Ventura

Oak Park Unified

Medea Creek Middle

Ventura

Oak Park Unified

Oak Park High

Questions: Awards Team | awards@cde.ca.gov | 916-319-0842 
Last Reviewed: Wednesday, June 19, 2019