Carmel Valley & Del Mar schools Nearby Public Schools

High-ranking schools draw many families to Carmel Valley. Nine years before the first homes were built here, Torrey Pines High School opened its doors in 1974 to students from Del Mar, Solana Beach, and Rancho Santa Fe. Currently, there are two public middle schools, two public high schools, and two private high schools serving students in the Carmel Valley area.

  • Carmel Valley Middle School
  • Pacific Trails Middle School
  • Torrey Pines High School
  • Canyon Crest Academy
  • Cathedral Catholic High School
  • San Diego Jewish Academy

Elementary schools throughout Carmel Valley belong to the Solana Beach School District, the Del Mar Union School District, or the Poway Unified School District.

School Students API State Rank Homes Rentals
Ashley Falls Elementary 356 958 10/10 For Sale For Rent
Carmel Del Mar Elementary 339 950 10/10 For Sale For Rent
Del Mar Heights Elementary 313 968 10/10 For Sale For Rent
Del Mar Hills Academy 247 921 9/10 For Sale For Rent
Ocean Air Elementary 532 976 10/10 For Sale For Rent
Sage Canyon Elementary 558 982 10/10 For Sale For Rent
Sycamore Ridge Elementary 315 963 10/10 For Sale For Rent
Torrey Hills Elementary 531 952 10/10 For Sale For Rent
Carmel Valley Middle School 1482 977 10/10 For Sale For Rent
Diegueno Middle School 820 927 10/10 For Sale For Rent
Earl Warren Middle School 694 913 9/10 For Sale For Rent
Oak Crest Middle School 848 926 10/10 For Sale For Rent
La Costa Canyon High School 1645 834 9/10 For Sale For Rent
Torrey Pines High School 1991 888 10/10 For Sale For Rent