Yorba Linda

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Yorba Linda ("Beautiful Yorba", in English) is an affluent suburban city in northeastern Orange County, California, approximately 13 miles (21 km) northeast of Downtown Santa Ana and 37 miles (60 km) southeast of Downtown Los Angeles. Yorba Linda has been identified as one of the richest cities in the U.S. by the U.S. Census Bureau, which shows a median household income of $121,075, higher than any other city in 2006.

In 2005, CNN ranked Yorba Linda 21st among the best places in the U.S. to live. In 2008, Yorba Linda ended up 42nd on Money magazine's list of America's best small cities. Similarly, in an article by CNN Money, Yorba Linda was one of the richest U.S. cities and the richest in Orange County as reported by the Census data, showing a median household income of more than $120K: "Among towns of between 65,000 and 250,000 in population, Yorba Linda, California, where six-figure incomes are the rule, had the highest median income at $121,075".

The brand-new Yorba Linda High School opened its doors in 2009 to freshmen and sophomores only. The first full graduating class from YLHS was the class of 2012. As of 2011, one private high school, Friends Christian High School, is currently under construction. Historically, a majority of Yorba Linda students also attend Esperanza in Anaheim, Troy High School in nearby Fullerton, or El Dorado in Placentia.

source: wikipedia.org

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RATING* SCHOOL NAME GRADES SCHOOL TYPE
5 Bryant Ranch Elementary School Preschool - 5th Grade Public
5 Fairmont Elementary School Preschool - 6th Grade Public
5 Linda Vista Elementary School Kindergarten - 5th Grade Public
4 Travis Ranch Kindergarten - 8th Grade Public
5 Rose Drive Elementary School Kindergarten - 5th Grade Public
5 Lakeview Elementary School Kindergarten - 5th Grade Public
5 Glenknoll Elementary School Kindergarten - 6th Grade Public
4 Mabel M. Paine Elementary School Kindergarten - 5th Grade Public
4 Yorba Linda Middle School 6th Grade - 8th Grade Public
5 Bernardo Yorba Middle School 7th Grade - 8th Grade Public
5 Yorba Linda High School 9th Grade - 12th Grade Public
3 La Entrada High School 9th Grade - 12th Grade Public
N/A St. Francis Of Assisi Preschool - 8th Grade Catholic/Religious
N/A Calvary Chapel Of Yorba Linda School Preschool - 8th Grade Private/Charter
N/A Fun 4 Kids Preschool Preschool - Kindergarten Private/Charter
N/A Ivycrest Montessori Private School - Yorba Linda Preschool - Kindergarten Private/Charter
N/A Tutor Time Preschool - 6th Grade Private/Charter
N/A Discovery Depot Child Care Center Preschool - Kindergarten Private/Charter
N/A Friends Christian School Kindergarten - 8th Grade Private/Charter
N/A Heritage Oak Private Elementary School Preschool - 8th Grade Private/Charter
* School data provided by National Center for Education Statistics, Pitney Bowes, and GreatSchools. Intended for reference only. GreatSchools Ratings compare a school’s test performance to statewide results. To verify enrollment eligibility, contact the school or district directly.