Marin Public Schools Ranked #1 by Forbes Magazine

Posted by Marin Modern on Sunday, July 15th, 2007 at 2:34pm.

"Excellent Public Schools" is a frequently cited reason why our clients and other Bay Area home buyers gravitate to Marin County.    Forbes Magazine agrees and recently rated Marin County Public Schools #1 in the nation!

In this months issue of Forbes Magazine, Marin County public schools were ranked number one in the United States.   The scoring and ranking of public schools by Forbes Magazine was based on a formula that weighted a number of important variables such as per-pupil spending, graduation rates, exam participation and student scores on college entrance exams including the ACT or SAT.   You can read the entire article and see how other towns across the country fared on the Forbes website.

Best Schools for the Money (Source: Forbes, July 2007)
1) Marin County, California

2) Collin, Texas

3) Hamilton, Indiana

4) Norfolk, Massachusetts

5) Montgomery, Maryland

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17) Santa Clara, California

18) San Mateo, California

28) Napa, California

Whether you are relocating to Marin from out-of-state or simply moving across the bridge from either San Francisco or the East Bay, you can feel confident that a good educational system awaits you!

At Marin Modern Real Estate, we recognize the importance of education and understand how important it is to find the right school for your child.  With this in mind, we've created 21 custom pages on this website specifically dedicated to Marin County Schools.   

We hope you find these town-by-town overviews of both public and private schools in Marin helpful.    Check them out now by visiting Marin County Schools.

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