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K-12 Education

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 External Link) and Palmdale School District External Link serves students east of 25th Street West to 80th Street East (View Boundary Maps External Link). 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 External Link 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 External Link 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.

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Continuing Education

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 of:

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