Best Public Schools in Zip Code 92840


The 92840 zip code area of Garden Grove, California is home to 14 schools, including 9 elementary schools, 3 middle schools, 1 high school, and 1 alternative school. This diverse community has a significant Hispanic and Asian student population, with schools facing varying academic challenges and successes.

Garden Grove High School stands out as a top performer, ranking 302 out of 2,335 California high schools with a 4-star rating. The school boasts a high graduation rate of 93.8% and strong academic performance, with over 70% of 11th-grade students proficient or better in English Language Arts/Literacy and nearly 44% proficient or better in Mathematics. In contrast, some elementary schools like Linton T. Simmons Elementary and C.C. Violette Elementary struggle with lower proficiency rates and higher chronic absenteeism, likely due to the high percentage of economically disadvantaged students they serve.

Other standout schools in the area include Parkview Elementary and Ethel M. Evans Elementary, both of which rank in the top 1,300 out of 5,848 California elementary schools and demonstrate strong academic performance compared to the Garden Grove Unified and Orange Unified district averages. The data suggests the need for targeted interventions and support to address the specific needs of each school community and ensure all students have the opportunity to succeed.

Cities Near Zip Code 92840

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

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