I've heard of this bunch before, but I had never actually went to their site. I now regret that unfortunate circumstance. SchoolMatters.com (which is brought to you by Standard & Poors) has a wealth of information about schools at the national, state, and local level.
I found that School Matters had this to say about my home state of California.
They then had this overview about a local school district.
And this about one of the district's schools.
The website is safe, fun, and easy to use. Information about your local schools is only a few clicks away.
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