School Links

Welcome to the school information section for Palos Verdes Peninsula, Torrance, Redondo Beach, Manhattan Beach, San Pedro and Los Angeles Unified.
When considering what home to buy, the community can be as important a consideration as the real estate itself. This section should help you learn more about these schools and all they have to offer.

 

Palos Verdes Peninsula

The Palos Verdes Peninsula Unified School District has one of the highest rated API scores in California, and has one of the highest average SAT scores and one of the highest percentage of students successfully completing the Advanced Placement exams in the county. There are three high schools, Palos Verdes Peninsula High School (formerly called Rolling Hills High School), Palos Verdes High School (the latter located just a half block from the Pacific Ocean), and Rancho Del Mar High School (located in Rolling Hills). Marymount College, a co-ed Roman Catholic two-year college is located in Rancho Palos Verdes.  A private K-12 school, Chadwick School, is also located there. Rolling Hills Preparatory School, a private 6-12 school is also located on the peninsula. Rolling Hills Country Day School, adjacent to the Botanic Garden, offers a private K-8 education.

The Peninsula is served by the Palos Verdes Library District which operates the Peninsula Center, Miraleste, and Malaga Cove Libraries.