Amador County Unified School District

217 Rex Ave.
Jackson , CA 95642 - 2020
(District boundaries shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Grades: KG - 12

Top Rankings

Amador County Unified School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in California for:

Category
Attribute
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
For the 2022-23 school year, there are 12 public schools serving 3,881 students in Amador County Unified School District. This district's average testing ranking is 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in California.
Public Schools in Amador County Unified School District have an average math proficiency score of 32% (versus the California public school average of 40%), and reading proficiency score of 48% (versus the 51% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Amador County Unified School District 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 Unified School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in California.
Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the California public school average of 78% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (CA)
# Schools
12 Schools
10,296 Schools
# Students
3,881 Students
5,952,849 Students
# Teachers
194 Teachers
264,836 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
20:1

District Rank

Amador County Unified School District, which is ranked #1001 of all 1,873 school districts in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 90% has increased from 89% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (CA)
Overall District Rank
#968 out of 1942 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Amador County Unified  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
40%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Amador County Unified  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of CA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
51%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Amador County Unified  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of CA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
90%
84%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Amador County Unified  School District and public school graduation rate of CA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.51
0.63
# American Indian Students
80 Students
28,347 Students
% American Indian Students
2%
n/a
# Asian Students
34 Students
702,454 Students
% Asian Students
1%
12%
# Hispanic Students
894 Students
3,303,290 Students
% Hispanic Students
23%
56%
# Black Students
17 Students
306,607 Students
% Black Students
n/a
5%
# White Students
2,547 Students
1,290,657 Students
% White Students
66%
22%
# Hawaiian Students
6 Students
25,750 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
301 Students
294,072 Students
% of Two or more races Students
8%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
-
# Students in K Grade:
332
458,222
# Students in 1st Grade:
293
423,251
# Students in 2nd Grade:
251
429,440
# Students in 3rd Grade:
299
436,251
# Students in 4th Grade:
273
443,978
# Students in 5th Grade:
302
446,282
# Students in 6th Grade:
244
437,766
# Students in 7th Grade:
304
457,689
# Students in 8th Grade:
292
465,106
# Students in 9th Grade:
324
499,437
# Students in 10th Grade:
313
493,491
# Students in 11th Grade:
317
477,411
# Students in 12th Grade:
337
484,525
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $11,918 in this school district is less than the state median of $19,734. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $13,275 is less than the state median of $19,832. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (CA)
Total Revenue (19-20)
$46 MM
$29 MM
This chart display total revenue of Amador County Unified  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Spending (19-20)
$52 MM
$29 MM
This chart display total spending of Amador County Unified  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$11,918
$19,734
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Amador County Unified  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$13,275
$19,832
This chart display average spending per public school student in Amador County Unified  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Best Amador County Unified School District 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: #6 - 76. - 7.
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: #6 - 76. - 7.
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: #88.
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: #99.
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: #1010.
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: #1111.
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: #1212.
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

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • District size: 12
  • Enrollment: 3,881 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 34%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 90% (Top 50% in CA)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 32% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 47% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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