The April 2021 US News and World Report high school rankings includes Peninsula in the top 50 high schools in California and #360 in the nation! This expansive edition ranks more schools across America than ever before, evaluating more than 17,700 public high schools on how well they serve all of their students, regardless of economic or ethnic background.
Palos Verdes Peninsula High is ranked #360 in the National Rankings and earned a gold medal. Schools are ranked based on their performance on state-required tests and how well they prepare students for college.
The 2021 Niche rankings place Peninsula High as the #3 public high school in Los Angeles County, #7 in California and #79 in the Nation out of the over 19,000 high schools that were ranked. PVPHS was also ranked #57 in STEM for all California high schools. The Niche 2021 K-12 Rankings are based on rigorous analysis of academic and student life data from the U.S. Department of Education along with test scores, college data, and ratings collected from millions of Niche users. Review the Niche 2021 ranking information here.
Newsweek has named Peninsula High School one of the top 50 schools in the nation in its recently released rankings.