Chino

Chino is a city in San Bernardino County, California, United States. It is located in the western end of the Riverside-San Bernardino Area and it is easily accessible via the Chino Valley (71) and Pomona (60) freeways.

Chino is bounded by Chino Hills to the west, unincorporated San Bernardino County (near Montclair) to the north, Ontario to the northeast, unincorporated San Bernardino County to the southeast, and unincorporated Riverside County to the south. The population was 77,983 at the 2010 census.

Chino and its surroundings have long been a center of agriculture and dairy farming, serving the considerable demands for milk products in Southern California and much of the southwestern United States. Chino's rich agricultural history dates back to the Spanish land grant forming Rancho Santa Ana del Chino.

Chino is a part of the Chino Valley Unified School District.

Chino has had 11 elementary schools:

  • El Rancho Elementary (Closed in 2008-2009 School Year)
  • Alicia Cortez Elementary
  • Newman Elementary
  • E.J. Marshall Elementary
  • Dickson Elementary
  • Anna Borba Fundamental
  • Howard Cattle Elementary
  • Richard Gird Elementary (Closed in 2008-2009 School Year)
  • Edwin Rhodes Elementary
  • Cal Aero Preserve Academy
  • Walnut Avenue Elementary

Chino has 3 junior high schools:

  • Briggs Junior High School
  • Ramona Junior High School
  • Magnolia Junior High School

Chino has 3 high schools:

  • Don Antonio Lugo High School
  • Buena Vista High School
  • Chino High School

Chino has 1 charter school:

  • Oxford Preparatory Academy

Chino has 1 Fundamental School:

  • Lyle S. Briggs Fundamental School (K-8th Grade)

Chino is serviced by a satellite center of Chaffey College, a community college.

This article uses material from the Wikipedia article "Chino, Califorina", which is released under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike License 3.0.