Clovis Unified schools have been named numerous times to the National Blue Ribbon Schools Program (formerly the National Exemplary Schools Program) and honored more than 100 times as California Distinguished Schools (Currently California Blue Ribbon Schools). The District’s Title I schools have also achieved distinction through multiple recognitions as California Academic Achievement Award winners.

One of only a handful of districts in California to be named an Honor Roll School District by California Businesses for Excellence in Education, the District is also the only school district in the nation to have all five of its intermediate schools designated as Taking Center Stage – Schools to Watch.