Residents are drawn to the Santa Clarita Valley by its outstanding public education. Many of the local schools rank among the top 10 percent in California based on the California Assessment Program and have received Distinguished School awards from the California Dept. of Education or National Blue Ribbon Schools of Excellence awards. Learn more
Students in grades K through 6 attend schools in the
school districts. Students across the valley in grades 7 through 12 are served by the
William S. Hart Union High School District,
except those in Castaic, which operates its own middle school through eighth grade. Information on the valley's secondary schools is available
Wm S. Hart School District: What's Good in Education
Catch up on the latest news in the Wm. S. Hart School District at the above link.
Moving to a New House and Would Like to Know the School District Before You Buy?
If you click
then click on "Attendance Boundaries," you can look up any address in our valley to find out which elementary, middle and high school your children will attend. A boundary map is also available.
MIDDLE COLLEGE HIGH SCHOOL
A unique high school experience, 11th and 12th grade students complete their high school requirements while attending college--all at the College of the Canyons campus. More diversified course offerings in a serious educational environment allow for greater opportunities for guidance and improvement. Students get a jump-start on earning college credits, with the opportunity to graduate high school as a sophmore or junior in college.
COLLEGES AND UNIVERSITIES
Locally you may earn your associate's, bachelor's, master's credential, or doctoral degree. If you're interested in taking a class to indulge your hobby, we have those offered here, too.
Follow the link above for information on the school lunch programs, calendars, and other details.
In Santa Clarita, education is an important part of the community. Education is a pivotal part of the future of the Santa Clarita Valley. There are many schools in the SCV and Valencia. Utilize Santa Clarita Guide—Santa Clarita, California’s official local guide—to figure out which school district your children will attend and when their classes begin! The William S. Hart school district is located in the Santa Clarita Valley. If you’re thinking about your kids’ options after high school, but want them to stay close to home, check out College of the Canyons! College of the Canyons has excellent academic programs and is located right here in the SCV. College of the Canyons is also a great place to return to school for your degree. Check out the campus' new children's center, which offers a 10-month program for preschool children. A Santa Clarita education will provide for a successful future!