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Awards and Academic Achievements

CALIFORNIA DISTINGUISHED SCHOOLS AND NATIONAL BLUE RIBBON SCHOOLS

CALIFORNIA DISTINGUISHED SCHOOLS AND NATIONAL BLUE RIBBON SCHOOLS

To date, schools in the San Ramon Valley Unified School District have received National Blue Ribbon or State Distinguished School distinctions more than 50 times over the past 10 years.
 
Venture Independent Study School is first public school to win the California Governor's Award for Quality
 

National Blue Ribbon Schools

Alamo Elementary School 2005, 1992, 1986
Neil Armstrong Elementary School 2003
California High School 2006
Country Club Elementary School 1994
Twin Creeks Elementary School 2003
Charlotte Wood Middle School 1993
Stone Valley Middle School 1995, 2006
Monte Vista High School 2000
Los Cerros Middle School 2000
Iron Horse Middle School 2002, 2006
San Ramon Valley High School 2002
Windemere Ranch Middle School 2014
 

California Distinguished Schools

Elementary Schools

Alamo Elementary 2004, 1991, 1985

Country Club Elementary 1998, 1993
Coyote Creek Elementary  2020, 2018, 2014, 2010
Bollinger Canyon Elementary  2018, 2014, 2006
Golden View Elementary 2014, 2002
Greenbrook Elementary  2014, 2006, 2000, 1993
Green Valley Elementary 2002, 1989
Hidden Hills Elementary  2014, 2010
Live Oak Elementary  2014, 2010
Montair Elementary 2006
Neil Armstrong Elementary 2014, 2002
John Baldwin Elementary 2014, 2000
Rancho Romero Elementary  2018, 2014, 2010, 1998, 1993
Sycamore Valley Elementary  2020, 2014, 2010
Tassajara Hills Elementary 2014, 2006, 2000
Twin Creeks Elementary 2002
Vista Grande Elementary   2014, 2010, 1997
 
Middle Schools

Charlotte Wood Middle 2013, 2009, 2005, 1999, 1992, 1989, 1986

Diablo Vista Middle 2013, 2009, 2005
Gale Ranch Middle 2013
Iron Horse Middle 2013, 2009,  2005, 2001, 1999
Los Cerros Middle 2019, 2009, 2005, 1999, 1994, 1990
Pine Valley Middle 2019, 2009, 2005, 1999
Stone Valley Middle 2009, 2005, 1999, 1994, 1992, 1990
Windemere Ranch Middle  2019, 2013, 2009
 
High Schools

California High  2019, 2009, 2005, 1996, 1989, 1987

Monte Vista High  2009, 1999, 1989, 1987
San Ramon Valley High  2009, 2001, 1996, 1988
 

CALIFORNIA EXEMPLARY ARTS EDUCATION SCHOOLS

Coyote Creek Elementary  2020
CALIFORNIA GOLD RIBBON SCHOOLS

CALIFORNIA GOLD RIBBON SCHOOLS

Gold Ribbon Schools - Elementary
Alamo Elementary 
Bollinger Canyon Elementary 
Country Club Elementary 
Creekside Elementary 
Golden View Elementary 
Green Valley Elementary 
Greenbrook Elementary 
Hidden Hills Elementary 
John Baldwin Elementary 
Live Oak Elementary 
Montevideo Elementary 
Neil Armstrong Elementary 
Quail Run Elementary 
Rancho Romero Elementary 
Sycamore Valley Elementary 
Tassajara Hills Elementary 
Twin Creeks Elementary 
Vista Grande Elementary 
 
Gold Ribbon Schools - Middle
Charlotte Wood Middle 
Diablo Vista Middle 
Gale Ranch Middle 
Iron Horse Middle 
Los Cerros Middle 
Pine Valley Middle 
Stone Valley Middle 
Windemere Ranch Middle 
 
 
Gold Ribbon Schools - High
California High 
Dougherty Valley High 
Monte Vista High 
San Ramon Valley High 

HIGH TEST SCORES

Schools in the District consistently rank in the top 5-10% statewide on multiple performance measures (click to see results on the following student assessments):
  • API (Academic Performance Index) State School Ranking Program
  • SAT Test for college-bound seniors
  • AP exam for college bound seniors
  • CAHSEE (California High School Exit Exam)
 

WHERE OUR STUDENTS ATTEND COLLEGE*

University of California:  

Berkeley                  
Davis                       
San Diego      
Irvine                        
Santa Barbara 
Los Angeles              
Santa Cruz      
Merced
 

California State Universities/Colleges:                      

Chico               
East Bay                                           
Humboldt      
Long Beach or Los Angeles  
Maritime Academy 
Monterey Bay                
Northridge 
Pomona (Cal Poly)          
Sacramento   
San Diego              
San Francisco  
San Jose                        
San Luis Obispo (Cal Poly)   
Sonoma                    
 

California Independent Universities/Colleges: 

Stanford University          
USC  
University of the Pacific
Azusa Pacific
St. Mary's, Moraga      
Santa Clara   
Loyola Marymount        
USF  
Chapman                     
Biola              
U. of San Diego           
U. of Redlands  
Mills/Holy Names 
Occidental/Pepperdine     
Westmont
Academy of Art University
American University
Claremont McKenna College
Others 
 

Community 2-year Colleges 

Butte                                  
Cabrillo
Las Positas, Los Medanos 
Cuesta (SLO)                          
Sac, SF, San Jose, San Diego  
DVC                                      
Santa Barbara City
Other 
 

4-year Out of State Universities/Colleges include: 

Yale University
Arizona State University
Boise State University
Boston University
Brigham Young University
Colorado State University
Georgetown University
Hawaii Pacific University
Indiana University at Bloomington
Johns Hopkins University
New York University
Northeastern University
Oregon State University
University of Oregon
University of Washington
 
*Based on counseling survey results done by the class of 2015
post graduation data