Miramar is located at the northern most border of the San Diego Unified District. Students living north of Mira Mesa attend Poway Unified Schools.
Many San Diego and Poway schools are on a year round program, particularly the schools nearest MCAS Miramar. Students living on MCAS Miramar attend schools in Mira Mesa from K-12.
The two elementary schools serving Miramar are on year round scheduling. Assessment testing scores for both schools are higher than the district and county average.