Top 10 Best Amador County Public Schools (2022-23)

For the 2022-23 school year, there are 17 public schools serving 4,764 students in Amador County, CA (there are 2 private schools, serving 188 private students). 96% of all K-12 students in Amador County, CA are educated in public schools compared to the CA state average of 90%. Amador County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in California.
The top ranked public schools in Amador County, CA are Jackson Elementary School, Argonaut High School and Plymouth Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Amador County, CA public schools have an average math proficiency score of 32% (versus the California public school average of 40%), and reading proficiency score of 46% (versus the 51% statewide average). Schools in Amador County have an average ranking of 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of California public schools.
Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the California public school average of 78% (majority Hispanic).

Best Amador County Public Schools (2022-23)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Jackson Elementary School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
220 Church St.
Jackson, CA 95642
(209) 257-5600
Grades: K-6
| 440 students
Rank: #22.
Argonaut High School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
501 Argonaut Ln.
Jackson, CA 95642
(209) 257-7700
Grades: 9-12
| 532 students
Rank: #33.
Plymouth Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
10601 Sherwood
Jackson, CA 95642
(209) 257-7800
Grades: K-6
| 174 students
Rank: #44.
Amador High School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
330 Spanish St.
Sutter Creek, CA 95685
(209) 257-7300
Grades: 9-12
| 638 students
Rank: #55.
Sutter Creek Elementary School
Math: 38% | Reading: 50%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
340 Spanish St.
Jackson, CA 95642
(209) 257-7200
Grades: K-6
| 356 students
Rank: #66.
Stonegate Elementary School
Math: 39% | Reading: 46%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
2500 La Jolla St.
Amador City, CA 95601
(916) 375-7600
Grades: K-8
| 863 students
Rank: #7 - 87. - 8.
Ione Elementary School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
415 S. Ione St.
Ione, CA 95640
(209) 257-7000
Grades: K-6
| 486 students
Rank: #7 - 87. - 8.
Pine Grove Elementary Stem Magnet
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
20101 State Highway 88
Jackson, CA 95642
(209) 296-2800
Grades: K-6
| 224 students
Rank: #99.
Jackson Junior High School
Math: 34% | Reading: 37%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
747 Sutter St.
Jackson, CA 95642
(209) 257-5700
Grades: 6-8
| 366 students
Rank: #1010.
North Star Independent Study
Alternative School
Math: <50% | Reading: ≤20%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
525 Independence Dr.
Jackson, CA 95642
(209) 257-7773
Grades: K-12
| 66 students
Rank: #1111.
Pioneer Magnet School For The Visual And Performing Arts
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
24625 Highway 88
Jackson, CA 95642
(209) 295-6500
Grades: K-6
| 176 students
Rank: #1212.
Ione Junior High School
Math: 17% | Reading: 43%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
217 Rex Ave.
Jackson, CA 95642
(209) 257-5500
Grades: 6-8
| 368 students
Rank: #1313.
Independence High (Continuation)
Alternative School
Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
525 Independence Dr.
Jackson, CA 95642
(209) 257-5100
Grades: 9-12
| 55 students
Rank: #1414.
Amador County Special Education
Special Education School
Math: 6-9% | Reading: 10-14%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
217 Rex Ave.
Jackson, CA 95642
(209) 257-5330
Grades: K-12
| n/a students
Rank: n/an/a
Amador County Rop
Vocational School
217 Rex Ave.
Jackson, CA 95642
(209) 257-5353
Grades: 12
| n/a students
Rank: n/an/a
County Community
Alternative School
525 Independence Dr.
Jackson, CA 95642
(209) 257-5100
Grades: 1-12
| 12 students
Rank: n/an/a
Pine Grove Youth Conservation Camp
Alternative School
13630 Aqueduct-volcano Rd.
Pine Grove, CA 95665
(209) 296-7581
Grades: 9-12
| 8 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Amador County, CA

Amador County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
201 Waterman Rd
Ione, CA 95640
(209) 274-8131
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
10010 Shenandoah Rd.
Jackson, CA 95642
(209) 245-4284
Grades: 7-8
| 41 students

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