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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 95 public schools in Butte County, CA, serving 31,736 students.
  • Butte County, CA public school have an average math proficiency score of 34% (versus the California public school average of 37%), and reading proficiency score of 45% (versus the 48% statewide average). Schools in Butte County have an average ranking in the top 50% of California public schools.
  • The top ranked public school in Butte County, CA are Sierra View Elementary School, Pleasant Valley High School and Paradise Charter Middle School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the California public school average of 77% (majority Hispanic).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is less than the California public school average of 23:1.

Top Butte County Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Academy For Change Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank: Top 50%
    290 E. Ave.
    Chico, CA 95926
    (530)891-3092

    Grades: 7-12 | 11 students
  • Achieve Charter School Of Paradise Inc. Charter School
    Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank: Top 30%
    771 Elliott Rd
    Paradise, CA 95969
    (530)872-4100

    Grades: K-8 | 236 students
  • Bangor Elementary School Math: 20-29% | Reading: 30-39%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    7549 Oro-bangor Hwy.
    Bangor, CA 95914
    (530)679-2434

    Grades: K-8 | 76 students
  • Berry Creek Elementary School Math: ≤10% | Reading: 11-19%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    286 Rockerfeller Rd.
    Berry Creek, CA 95916
    (530)589-1633

    Grades: K-8 | 67 students
  • Bidwell Junior High School Math: 38% | Reading: 45%
    Rank: Top 50%
    2376 N. Ave.
    Chico, CA 95926
    (530)891-3080

    Grades: 6-8 | 968 students
  • Biggs Elementary School Math: 14% | Reading: 21%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    300 B St.
    Biggs, CA 95917
    (530)868-5870

    Grades: K-8 | 373 students
  • Biggs High School Math: 11-19% | Reading: 50-59%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    3046 Second St.
    Biggs, CA 95917
    (530)868-5825

    Grades: 9-12 | 218 students
  • Biggs Secondary Community Day Alternative School
    300 B St.
    Biggs, CA 95917
    (530)868-1281

    Grades: 7-12 | n/a students
  • Bird Street Elementary School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1421 Bird St.
    Oroville, CA 95965
    (530)532-3001

    Grades: K-3 | 119 students
  • Blue Oak Charter Charter School
    Math: 29% | Reading: 36%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    450 W. E. Ave.
    Chico, CA 95926
    (530)879-7483

    Grades: K-8 | 375 students
  • Butte County Community - Lead Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank: Top 50%
    2345 Fair St.
    Oroville, CA 95965
    (530)879-7589

    Grades: 7-12 | 22 students
  • Butte County Rop Vocational School
    2491 Carmichael Dr. Ste. 500
    Chico, CA 95928
    (530)879-7462

    Grades: 9-12 | n/a students
  • Butte County Special Education Special Education School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1859 Bird St.
    Oroville, CA 95965
    (530)532-5740

    Grades: K-12 | 50 students
  • Cedarwood Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    6400 Columbine Rd
    Magalia, CA 95954
    (530)873-3785

    Grades: K-5 | 255 students
  • Center For Alternative Learning Alternative School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    290 E. Ave.
    Chico, CA 95926
    (530)891-3092

    Grades: 6-12 | 30 students
  • Central Middle School Math: 7% | Reading: 30%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2565 Mesa Ave.
    Oroville, CA 95966
    (530)532-3002

    Grades: 5-8 | 410 students
  • Chapman Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1071 E. 16th St.
    Chico, CA 95928
    (530)891-3100

    Grades: K-5 | 292 students
  • Chico Country Day Charter School
    Math: 55% | Reading: 65%
    Rank: Top 20%
    102 W. 11th St.
    Chico, CA 95928
    (530)895-2650

    Grades: K-8 | 557 students
  • Chico High School Math: 44% | Reading: 66%
    Rank: Top 30%
    901 Esplanade
    Chico, CA 95926
    (530)891-3026

    Grades: 9-12 | 1811 students
  • Chico Junior High School Math: 33% | Reading: 42%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    280 Memorial Way
    Chico, CA 95926
    (530)891-3066

    Grades: 6-8 | 835 students
  • Children's Community Charter Charter School
    Math: 30-34% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank: Top 50%
    6830 Pentz Rd.
    Paradise, CA 95969
    (530)877-2227

    Grades: K-8 | 220 students
  • Citrus Avenue Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1350 Citrus Ave.
    Chico, CA 95926
    (530)891-3107

    Grades: K-5 | 295 students
  • Come Back Butte Charter Charter School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank: Top 50%
    5 Co Center Dr.
    Oroville, CA 95965
    (530)532-5827

    Grades: 11-12 | 65 students
  • Concow Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    11679 Nelson Bar Rd.
    Oroville, CA 95965
    (530)533-6033

    Grades: K-8 | 69 students
  • Core Butte Charter Charter School
    Math: 38% | Reading: 61%
    Rank: Top 50%
    260 Cohasset Rd. Ste. 120
    Chico, CA 95926
    (530)894-3952

    Grades: K-12 | 802 students
  • Durham Elementary School Math: 43% | Reading: 52%
    Rank: Top 50%
    9421 Putney Dr.
    Durham, CA 95938
    (530)895-4695

    Grades: K-5 | 492 students
  • Durham High School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank: Top 50%
    9455 Putney Dr.
    Durham, CA 95938
    (530)895-4685

    Grades: 9-12 | 286 students
  • Durham Intermediate Math: 47% | Reading: 54%
    Rank: Top 30%
    9416 Putney Dr.
    Durham, CA 95938
    (530)895-4690

    Grades: 6-8 | 238 students
  • Emma Wilson Elementary School Math: 47% | Reading: 48%
    Rank: Top 50%
    1530 W. Eighth Ave.
    Chico, CA 95926
    (530)891-3297

    Grades: K-5 | 621 students
  • Esperanza High (Continuation School) Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank: Top 50%
    581 Jackson St.
    Gridley, CA 95948
    (530)846-4383

    Grades: 9-12 | 35 students
  • Fair View High (Continuation School) Alternative School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: 11-19%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    290 E. Ave.
    Chico, CA 95926
    (530)891-3092

    Grades: 9-12 | 145 students
  • Feather Falls Elementary School Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank: Top 50%
    2651 Lumpkin Rd.
    Oroville, CA 95966
    (530)589-1810

    Grades: K-8 | 13 students
  • Forest Ranch Charter Charter School
    Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank: Top 30%
    15815 Cedar Creek Rd.
    Forest Ranch, CA 95942
    (530)891-3154

    Grades: K-8 | 131 students
  • Golden Hills Elementary School Math: 17% | Reading: 34%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2400 Via Canela
    Oroville, CA 95966
    (530)532-6000

    Grades: 4-5 | 295 students
  • Gridley High School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank: Top 20%
    300 E. Spruce St.
    Gridley, CA 95948
    (530)846-4791

    Grades: 9-12 | 637 students
  • Show 60 more public schools in Butte County, CA (out of 95 total schools)
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