Excellent public education is just one of the many reasons why families choose to relocate to Marin County. We have more than 45 public elementary schools (K-6), 15 middle schools (6-8) and 8 (9-12) public high schools in our County. Many of our public schools are well-regarded and rank highly in comparison to schools throughout California. Redwood High School, part of the Tamalpais Union High School District has been ranked as the 13th (2018 rankings) best public high school in California according to Niche.com. The District is ranked #17 or 474 Districts in California.
In addition, Marin is home to more than 50 private schools. Schools in Marin County offer something for everyone, from a one-room schoolhouse to a democratically run school, where students, teachers, and parents all have equal voice. There are public, Charter, Montessori and Waldorf schools. There are Innovative Programs offered to our students through our Public Schools including Marin School of The Arts, STEM Marin, Biotech Academy, and many more. There are collaborative classrooms and traditional single grade classrooms.
For more information about schools in Marin visit www.marinschools.org, or visit the individual District websites below.
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