The 2015 Best Public Elementary Schools in the San Francisco Metro Area has ranked eight of Pleasanton’s Elementary Schools in their top 20. Fairlands Elementary, Mohr Elementary, Hearst Elementary, Lydiksen Elementary, Walnut Grove Elementary, and Donlon Elementary all received high marks and placed in the Top 10 followed closely by Alisal Elementary, Vintage Hills Elementary and Valley View Elementary. A high ranking indicates that the school is an exceptional academic institution with a diverse set of high-achieving students and faculty, and the students are very happy with their experiences. The rankings are based on key students statistics and 4.6 million opinions from 280,000 students and parents. For more information on the report and to see other Tri-Valley schools that made the list visit https://k12.niche.com/rankings/public-elementary-schools/best-overall/m/san-francisco-metro-area/.