It’s that time of year again, when surfboards and beach blankets are replaced with backpacks and schoolbooks. While students may be sad about the disappearing days of summer, parents can relax knowing their kids will be in good hands come September. Laguna Beach boasts an excellent school district, and was recently ranked among the top in the state.

2018 Best School Districts in America

Niche just released their 2018 report of the best school districts in America. The Laguna Beach Unified School District rated high in the state of California, coming in at #25. The district received an overall grade of A, based on dozens of public data sources and millions of reviews. In addition, the district ranked #15 for the Best Places to Teach in California and #15 for the Districts with the Best Teachers in California. They also ranked as the #3 district in Orange County.

Laguna Beach ranks high in academics

In addition to receiving an overall grade of A, Laguna Beach also scored well in several areas of education. The district received an A+ for its academics, an A+ for its teachers, and an A+ for its college prep. You can feel confident sending your kids to public school in Laguna Beach, knowing they are getting an excellent education.

Laguna Beach also ranks among best places to live

Not only does Niche collect and analyze data about schools across the country, they also compile data about cities in the U.S. In their latest report on best places to live, the town ranked #120 in Best Places to Live in California, out of more than 2,300 cities. Laguna Beach received an overall grade of A+. The town ranks high for its public schools, family friendliness, outdoor activities, weather, and health and fitness. It also ranks #55 on the list of best suburbs in which to live in California.

Get ready for the new school year

Now that summer is winding down, it’s time to gear up for the coming school year. The Laguna Beach Unified School District begins classes on Tuesday, September 5, the day after Labor Day. If you’re looking to stock up on school clothes, there are plenty of great places in town. Check out Little Freebirds or The Soul Project for the best in eco-friendly and one-of-a-kind clothes. Get in some last-minute educational opportunities at the Pacific Marine Mammal Center or viewing works of art at the Laguna Art Museum. Or simply relax and enjoy the last bit of time off by building sandcastles on the beach or going for a hike. Once the school year finally begins, schedules fill up fast. The end of August is a great time to squeeze the last bit of fun out of these gorgeous summer days.

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