Best Public Schools in Newhall, CA


The city of Newhall, California is home to 7 schools spanning elementary, middle, and high school grades, spread across three different school districts. The data reveals a mix of high-performing and average-performing schools, with William S. Hart High School and Placerita Junior High School standing out as the top-ranked institutions in the area.

William S. Hart High School is a standout, ranking among the top 410 high schools in California and maintaining a consistent 4-star rating from SchoolDigger. It boasts a high 4-year graduation rate of 95.6% and low dropout rate of 1.3%, along with above-average test scores in English Language Arts, Mathematics, and Science. Placerita Junior High School also performs well, ranking among the top 536 middle schools in the state with a 4-star rating and strong test scores in English Language Arts and Mathematics.

While the schools in Newhall generally perform better than state averages, there are areas for improvement, particularly in Mathematics and addressing high chronic absenteeism rates at some elementary schools like Valley View Community Elementary and Dr. J. Michael McGrath Elementary. The student population is diverse, with Hispanic students making up the majority, and a significant percentage of economically disadvantaged students receiving free or reduced-price lunch across the district.

Cities Near Newhall

See the top CA California cities

SchoolDigger data sources: National Center for Education Statistics, U.S. Department of Education, the U.S. Census Bureau and the California Department of Education.

IMPORTANT DISCLAIMERS: Not all boundaries are included. We make every effort to ensure that boundaries are up-to-date. But it's important to note that these are approximations and are for general informational purposes only. To verify legal descriptions of boundaries or school locations, contact your local tax assessor's office and/or school district.

g-SD2L3_06__Newhall___3_13_011110011__ retrieved from Memory in 0 milliseconds.