Quality education is a high priority in Palmdale!
The City of Palmdale is served by two elementary (K-8) school districts. Westside
School District serves students west of 25th Street West (View Boundary Maps
) and Palmdale School District
serves students east
of 25th Street West to 80th Street East (View Boundary Maps
). When students graduate from
these elementary districts, they attend the Antelope Valley Joint Union High School District
Palmdale School District
Palmdale Elementary School District is the fourth largest elementary school district
in the State of California and the largest in Los Angeles County. PSD offers traditional
and innovative educational programs in K-6, K-8 middle and intermediate school settings.
The District also has a dual-immersion magnet school, Los Amigos
and Dos Caminos and a school of choice, Palmdale Learning Plaza
which offers visual and
performing arts and International Baccalaureate (IB) programs.
The District also contains three charter schools: The Guidance Charter School offers
an education with small class sizes and a variety of instructional programs including
foreign languages. The Antelope
Valley Learning Academy
offers support for home-schooled
children and their parents. The Palmdale Aerospace Academy is a 7-12 STEM school
and is a joint effort by Palmdale School District, the City of Palmdale and NASA.
Elementary, Middle School, Intermediate Schools
Nearby Antelope Valley College
offers associates of arts and science degrees in 37 fields. Certificate programs
are offered in 47 different vocational areas.
Four-year degree programs are offered in the Antelope Valley at satellite campuses
Other Continuing Education