Perdido Beach School is the high school in Perdido Beach. Unlike Coates, it is the school attended by most of the kids who live in Perdido Beach. Students include Sam Temple and Astrid Ellison. It is the opening setting to the books. It is also mentioned that the school is located near to the beach, and Sam can look out the window and see the waves. In Lies, the market is set up at the back of the school.