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Awards and Academic Achievements

District Awards- National

District Awards- National

AASA Learning 2025 Lighthouse District

AASA recognized exemplary school districts through its Learning 2025 initiative and, in partnership with the Successful Practices Network, named San Ramon Valley Unified as one of 12 districts to receive this award. Lighthouse districts reflect positive change in public education and promote a powerful culture of agency to accelerate achievement for the students of today and tomorrow.

CollegeBoard's AP District Honor Roll

In its 10th annual AP District Honor Roll, CollegeBoard named San Ramon Valley Unified as one of 250 school districts in the U.S. and Canada that simultaneously achieved increases in access to Advanced Placement courses for a broader number of students and also maintained or improved the rate at which their AP students earned scores of 3 or higher. SRVUSD was included in this prestigious list for the 10th consecutive year.

School Awards- National

School Awards- National

To date, schools in the San Ramon Valley Unified School district have received National Bule Ribbon or State Distinguished School distinctions more than 67 times over the past 10 years.
In 2022, SRVUSD earned more Distinguished School awards than any other district in the state or the nation.

National Blue Ribbon Schools

Alamo Elementary School 2005, 1992, 1986
Coyote Creek Elementary School 2022
Country Club Elementary School 1994
Green Valley Elementary School 2020
Hidden Hills Elementary School 2020
Neil Armstrong Elementary School 2015, 2003
Twin Creeks Elementary School 2003

Charlotte Wood Middle School 1993
Gale Ranch Middle School 2022
Iron Horse Middle School 2022, 2006, 2002
Los Cerros Middle School 2000
Stone Valley Middle School 2006, 1995
Windemere Ranch Middle School 2022, 2014

California High School 2006
Monte Vista High School 2000
San Ramon Valley High School 2002

School Awards- State

School Awards- State

California Distinguished Schools

Alamo Elementary 2022, 2004, 1995, 1981

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  2022, 2014, 2006, 2000, 1993
Green Valley Elementary 2002, 1989
Hidden Hills Elementary  2022, 2014, 2010
John Baldwin Elementary 2022, 2014, 2000
Live Oak Elementary  2022, 2014, 2010
Montair Elementary 2006
Neil Armstrong Elementary 2022, 2014, 2002
Rancho Romero Elementary  2018, 2014, 2010, 1998, 1993
Sycamore Valley Elementary  2022, 2020, 2014, 2010
Tassajara Hills Elementary 2014, 2006, 2000
Twin Creeks Elementary 2002
Vista Grande Elementary  2022,  2014, 2010, 1997
Walt Disney Elementary 2022

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 2024, 2019, 2009, 2005, 1999
Stone Valley Middle 2009, 2005, 1999, 1994, 1992, 1990
Windemere Ranch Middle  2019, 2013, 2009

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

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

Pivotal Practice Award

The Pivotal Practice (CAPP) Program was utilized by the State of California during 2022 in place of the Distinguished Schools Award, Due to the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic, state law suspended the reporting of state and local indicators on the 2020 and 2021 California School Dashboard (Dashboard).  In 2022, California recognized districts and elementary and middle and high schools that highlighted a pivotal practice implemented during the 2020–21 school year when California required schools to offer distance learning due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
San Ramon Valley Unified School District- 2022

California Gold Ribbon Schools

The California Gold Ribbon School Program was utilized for three years (2015-2017) while California transitioned to its new assessment and accountability system, the California School Dashboard
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

Charlotte Wood Middle
Diablo Vista Middle
Gale Ranch Middle
Iron Horse Middle
Los Cerros Middle
Pine Valley Middle
Stone Valley Middle
Windemere Ranch Middle

California High School
Dougherty Valley High School
Monte Vista High School
San Ramon Valley High School

California Exemplary Arts Education Schools

Coyote Creek Elementary- 2020

Venture Independent Study School is the first public school to win the California Governor's Award for Quality.


AP School Honor Roll (College Board)

Dougherty Valley High School - Gold 2023
San Ramon Valley High School- Silver with Access 2023


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)