has once again rated Benicia schools as top public schools in the state of California! Benicia High School is the top ranked school in Benicia coming in with an overall grade of A- and ranked 360th out of 1500 Public California High Schools.

Matthew Turner, Joe Henderson, and Mary Farmar Elementary schools ranked with an A- grade and Robert Semple, Benicia Middle School ranked with a B+ grade.

Niche looks at over 94,000 public schools around the country. “Unlike traditional school rankings, which rely almost exclusively on test scores and academic performance, Niche’s rankings provide a real-life view of what it is like to attend a given school.” Niche looks at campus life, extracurricular activities, sports options, diversity, and other school programs.

Congratulations to all of our schools!

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