Top 10 Best Alameda County Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 399 public schools serving 227,710 students in Alameda County, CA. Alameda County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in California.
The top ranked public schools in Alameda County, CA are Mission San Jose High School, Wildwood Elementary School and William Hopkins Junior High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Alameda County, CA public schools have an average math proficiency score of 50% (versus the California public school average of 40%), and reading proficiency score of 57% (versus the 51% statewide average). Schools in Alameda County have an average ranking of 9/10, which is in the top 20% of California public schools.
Minority enrollment is 82% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is more than the California public school average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Best Alameda County Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Mission San Jose High School
Magnet School
Math: 92% | Reading: 94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
41717 Palm Ave.
Fremont, CA 94539
(510) 657-3600
Grades: 9-12
| 2,014 students
Rank: #22.
Wildwood Elementary School
Math: 90-94% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
301 Wildwood Ave
Oakland, CA 94611
(510) 594-2780
Grades: K-5
| 302 students
Rank: #33.
William Hopkins Junior High School
Math: 91% | Reading: 92%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
600 Driscoll Rd.
Fremont, CA 94539
(510) 656-3500
Grades: 7-8
| 1,126 students
Rank: #44.
Warm Springs Elementary School
Math: 92% | Reading: 90%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
47370 Warm Springs Blvd.
Fremont, CA 94539
(510) 656-1611
Grades: 3-6
| 1,073 students
Rank: #55.
Mission San Jose Elementary School
Math: 91% | Reading: 91%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
43545 Bryant St.
Fremont, CA 94539
(510) 656-1200
Grades: K-6
| 550 students
Rank: #66.
Alameda Science And Technology Institute
Alternative School
Magnet School
Math: ≥90% | Reading: ≥90%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
555 Atlantic Ave.
Alameda, CA 94501
(510) 748-4021
Grades: 9-12
| 187 students
Rank: #77.
Havens Elementary School
Math: 92% | Reading: 88%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
323 Highland Ave.
Oakland, CA 94611
(510) 594-2699
Grades: K-5
| 476 students
Rank: #8 - 98. - 9.
Forest Park Elementary School
Math: 89% | Reading: 90%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
34400 Maybird Cir.
Fremont, CA 94555
(510) 713-0141
Grades: K-6
| 1,013 students
Rank: #8 - 98. - 9.
J. M. Amador Elementary School
Math: 90% | Reading: 89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
2100 E. Cantara Dr.
Dublin, CA 94568
(925) 307-1950
Grades: K-5
| 968 students
Rank: #1010.
John Gomes Elementary School
Math: 89% | Reading: 89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
555 Lemos Ln.
Fremont, CA 94539
(510) 656-3414
Grades: K-6
| 778 students
Rank: #1111.
Beach Elementary School
Math: 90-94% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
100 Lake Ave.
Oakland, CA 94611
(510) 594-2666
Grades: K-5
| 298 students
Rank: #1212.
Mission Valley Elementary School
Math: 87% | Reading: 88%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
41700 Denise St.
Fremont, CA 94539
(510) 656-2000
Grades: K-6
| 709 students
Rank: #1313.
Joshua Chadbourne Elementary School
Math: 89% | Reading: 87%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
801 Plymouth Ave.
Fremont, CA 94539
(510) 656-5242
Grades: K-6
| 747 students
Rank: #1414.
Henry P. Mohr Elementary School
Math: 88% | Reading: 87%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
3300 Dennis Dr.
Pleasanton, CA 94588
(925) 426-4256
Grades: K-5
| 629 students
Rank: #1515.
Harold William Kolb
Math: 87% | Reading: 87%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
3150 Palermo Way
Dublin, CA 94568
(925) 833-4720
Grades: K-5
| 948 students
Rank: #1616.
Piedmont Middle School
Math: 86% | Reading: 88%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
740 Magnolia Ave.
Oakland, CA 94611
(510) 594-2668
Grades: 6-8
| 665 students
Rank: #17 - 1817. - 18.
Hillcrest Elementary School
Math: 82% | Reading: 88%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
30 Marguerite Dr.
Oakland, CA 94618
(510) 879-1270
Grades: K-8
| 387 students
Rank: #17 - 1817. - 18.
Parkmont Elementary School
Math: 82% | Reading: 88%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
2601 Parkside Dr.
Fremont, CA 94536
(510) 793-7492
Grades: K-6
| 881 students
Rank: #1919.
Piedmont High School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(1)
800 Magnolia Ave.
Oakland, CA 94611
(510) 594-2626
Grades: 9-12
| 813 students
Rank: #20 - 2220. - 22.
Ardenwood Elementary School
Math: 84% | Reading: 86%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
33955 Emilia Ln.
Fremont, CA 94555
(510) 794-0392
Grades: K-6
| 948 students
Rank: #20 - 2220. - 22.
Fairlands Elementary School
Math: 84% | Reading: 86%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
4151 W. Las Positas Blvd.
Pleasanton, CA 94588
(925) 426-4210
Grades: K-5
| 785 students
Rank: #20 - 2220. - 22.
Fred E. Weibel Elementary School
Math: 84% | Reading: 86%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
45135 S. Grimmer Blvd.
Fremont, CA 94539
(510) 651-6958
Grades: K-6
| 833 students
Rank: #2323.
James Dougherty Elementary School
Math: 81% | Reading: 87%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
5301 Hibernia Dr.
Dublin, CA 94568
(925) 803-4444
Grades: K-5
| 957 students
Rank: #2424.
Eleanor Murray Fallon
Math: 82% | Reading: 86%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
3601 Kohnen Way
Dublin, CA 94568
(925) 875-9376
Grades: 6-8
| 1,506 students
Rank: #2525.
Amelia Earhart Elementary School
Math: 86% | Reading: 83%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
400 Packet Landing Rd.
Alameda, CA 94502
(510) 748-4003
Grades: K-5
| 643 students
Rank: #2626.
Sunol Glen Elementary School
Math: 85-89% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(2)
11601 Main St.
Sunol, CA 94586
(925) 862-2026
Grades: K-8
| 293 students
Rank: #2727.
John Green Elementary School
Math: 83% | Reading: 83%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
3300 Antone Way
Dublin, CA 94568
(925) 833-4200
Grades: K-5
| 851 students
Rank: #2828.
Jensen Ranch Elementary School
Math: 80% | Reading: 83%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
20001 Carson Ln.
Castro Valley, CA 94546
(510) 537-6365
Grades: K-5
| 420 students
Rank: #2929.
Peralta Elementary School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
460 63rd St.
Oakland, CA 94609
(510) 654-7365
Grades: K-5
| 329 students
Rank: #3030.
Cornell Elementary School
Math: 76% | Reading: 83%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
920 Talbot Ave.
Albany, CA 94706
(510) 558-3700
Grades: K-5
| 553 students
Rank: #31 - 3231. - 32.
Brookvale Elementary School
Math: 81% | Reading: 80%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(2)
3400 Nicolet Ave.
Fremont, CA 94536
(510) 797-5940
Grades: K-6
| 717 students
Rank: #31 - 3231. - 32.
Vintage Hills Elementary School
Math: 81% | Reading: 80%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1125 Concord St.
Pleasanton, CA 94566
(925) 426-4240
Grades: K-5
| 634 students
Rank: #3333.
Marin Elementary School
Math: 78% | Reading: 81%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1001 Santa Fe Ave.
Albany, CA 94706
(510) 559-4700
Grades: K-5
| 508 students
Rank: #3434.
Thomas S. Hart Middle School
Math: 76% | Reading: 82%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
4433 Willow Rd.
Pleasanton, CA 94588
(925) 426-3102
Grades: 6-8
| 1,247 students
Rank: #3535.
Bay Farm
Math: 77% | Reading: 81%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(1)
200 Aughinbaugh Way
Alameda, CA 94502
(510) 748-4010
Grades: K-8
| 640 students
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Alameda County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
313 W. Winton Ave.
Hayward, CA 94544
(510) 670-4558
Grades: 7-12
| n/a students
720 Jackson St
Albany, CA 94706
(510) 559-6590
Grades: K
| 20 students
1401 Almond Ave.
Livermore, CA 94550
(925) 606-3350
Grades: K-5
| 549 students
M
Hayward, CA 94543
(671) 366-3880
Grades: 6-8
| n/a students
1040 Florence Rd.
Livermore, CA 94550
(925) 606-3444
Grades: K-5
| 594 students
2125 Jefferson Ave.
Oakland, CA 94606
(510) 486-8133
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
9736 Lawlor St
Oakland, CA 94605
(510) 729-7713
Grades: 6-8
| 17 students
725 Whipple Rd.
Union City, CA 94587
(510) 471-5363
Grades: 6-8
| 737 students
39899 Balentine Dr., Suite 200
Newark, CA 94560
(510) 438-6841
Grades: K-12
| 665 students
8610 Macarthur Blvd
Oakland, CA 94605
(510) 879-3010
Grades: 9-12
| 195 students
2607 Myrtle St
Oakland, CA 94607
(510) 879-3030
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
4500 Cabello St
Union City, CA 94587
(510) 489-4141
Grades: K-12
| 65 students
6200 San Pablo Ave.
Oakland, CA 94612
(510) 658-2900
Grades: 6-12
| 213 students
8711 Macarthur Blvd.
Oakland, CA 94605
(510) 457-6900
Grades: 6-8
| 32 students
8711 Macarthur Blvd.
Oakland, CA 94605
(510) 457-6900
Grades: K-5
| 72 students
1333 Broadway Suite 235
Oakland, CA 94612
Grades: K-5
| 43 students
1086 Alcatraz Ave
Emeryville, CA 94608
(510) 420-3701
Grades: K-5
| 155 students
1086 Alcatraz Ave
Emeryville, CA 94608
(510) 420-3701
Grades: 5
| 28 students
4610 Foothill Blvd
Ahwahnee, CA 93601
(510) 879-1131
Grades: 9-12
| 361 students
3800 Mountain Blvd.
Oakland, CA 94619
(510) 285-7511
Grades: K-8
| 208 students
1900 Third St. Rm. 23
Alameda, CA 94501
(510) 879-3037
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
2607 Seminary Ave
Oakland, CA 94605
(510) 562-5238
Grades: 9-12
| 55 students
8610 Macarthur Blvd
Oakland, CA 94605
(510) 639-1466
Grades: 9-12
| 185 students
3601 Kohnen Way
Dublin, CA 94568
(925) 875-9376
Grades: K-8
| 720 students
1275 61st St.
Emeryville, CA 94608
(510) 655-6936
Grades: 6-8
| 236 students
210 Central Ave.
Alameda, CA 94501
(510) 337-7027
Grades: 6-8
| n/a students
39899 Balentine Dr. Ste. 335
Newark, CA 94560
(510) 687-9111
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
Far West (Closed 2013)
Alternative School
5263 Broadway Terr.
Oakland, CA 94618
(510) 654-7116
Grades: 6-12
| 157 students
5263 Broadway Terr.
Oakland, CA 94618
(510) 879-1580
Grades: 6-12
| 212 students
2850 West St.
Emeryville, CA 94608
(510) 879-2080
Grades: K-5
| 268 students
4610 Foothill Blvd.
Oakland, CA 94601
(510) 879-3020
Grades: 10-12
| 140 students
6200 San Pablo Ave.
Emeryville, CA 94608
(510) 879-1200
Grades: K-5
| 178 students
8000 International Blvd.
Oakland, CA 94621
(510) 568-0500
Grades: K-6
| 153 students
47525 Mines Rd.
Livermore, CA 94550
(408) 897-3120
Grades: K-8
| 3 students
1700 28th Ave.
Oakland, CA 94601
(510) 879-1240
Grades: K-5
| 123 students
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