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For the 2021 school year, there are 22 public schools serving 5,450 students in Calaveras County, CA. Calaveras County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in California.
The top ranked public schools in Calaveras County, CA are Bret Harte Union High School, Albert A. Michelson Elementary School and Avery Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Calaveras County, CA public schools have an average math proficiency score of 31% (versus the California public school average of 40%), and reading proficiency score of 43% (versus the 51% statewide average). Schools in Calaveras County have an average ranking of 3/10, which is in the bottom 50% of California public schools.
Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the California public school average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Best Calaveras County Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Bret Harte Union High School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    364 Murphys Grade Rd.
    Altaville, CA 95221
    (209) 736-2507

    Grades: 9-12 | 646 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Albert A. Michelson Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    196 Pennsylvania Gulch Rd.
    Avery, CA 95224
    (209) 728-3441

    Grades: K-5 | 214 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Avery Middle School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    4545 Moran Rd.
    Avery, CA 95224
    (209) 795-8520

    Grades: 6-8 | 196 students
  • Rank: #4-54.-5.
    Hazel Fischer Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    1605 Blagen Rd.
    Avery, CA 95224
    (209) 795-8030

    Grades: K-5 | 157 students
  • Rank: #4-54.-5.
    Mokelumne Hill Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    8350 Highway 26
    Mokelumne Hill, CA 95245
    (209) 754-2140

    Grades: K-6 | 84 students
  • Rank: #6-96.-9.
    Calaveras River Academy Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    150 Old Oak Rd.
    San Andreas, CA 95249
    (209) 754-1996

    Grades: 6-12 | 26 students
  • Rank: #6-96.-9.
    Gold Strike High School Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    501 Gold Strike Rd.
    San Andreas, CA 95249
    (209) 754-2123

    Grades: 9-12 | 46 students
  • Rank: #6-96.-9.
    John Vierra High School Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    364 Murphys Grade Rd
    Altaville, CA 95221
    (209) 736-2507

    Grades: 9-12 | 17 students
  • Rank: #6-96.-9.
    Vallecito Continuation High School Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    364 Murphys Grade Rd
    Altaville, CA 95221
    (209) 736-2507

    Grades: 9-12 | 23 students
  • Rank: #1010.
    Calaveras High School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    350 High Sch St.
    San Andreas, CA 95249
    (209) 754-1811

    Grades: 9-12 | 837 students
  • Rank: #1111.
    Copperopolis Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    217 Sch St.
    Copperopolis, CA 95228
    (209) 782-3500

    Grades: K-6 | 276 students
  • Rank: #1212.
    Mark Twain Elementary School Math: 30% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    646 Stanislaus Ave.
    Angels Camp, CA 95222
    (209) 736-6533

    Grades: K-8 | 545 students
  • Rank: #1313.
    Valley Springs Elementary School Math: 31% | Reading: 37%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    240 Pine St.
    Valley Springs, CA 95252
    (209) 754-2141

    Grades: K-6 | 485 students
  • Rank: #1414.
    Mountain Oaks Charter School
    Math: 20% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    150 Old Oak Rd.
    San Andreas, CA 95249
    (888) 686-6257

    Grades: K-12 | 458 students
  • Rank: #1515.
    Toyon Middle School Math: 28% | Reading: 31%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    3412 Double Spring Rd.
    Valley Springs, CA 95252
    (209) 754-2137

    Grades: 7-8 | 440 students
  • Rank: #1616.
    West Point Elementary School Math: 20-29% | Reading: 30-39%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    54 Bald Mountain Rd.
    West Point, CA 95255
    (209) 754-2255

    Grades: K-6 | 92 students
  • Rank: #1717.
    San Andreas Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    255 Lewis Ave.
    San Andreas, CA 95249
    (209) 754-2365

    Grades: K-6 | 264 students
  • Rank: #1818.
    Rail Road Flat Elementary School Math: ≤20% | Reading: 21-39%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    298 Rail Rd. Flat Rd.
    Rail Road Flat, CA 95248
    (209) 754-2275

    Grades: K-6 | 62 students
  • Rank: #1919.
    Jenny Lind Elementary School Math: 15% | Reading: 26%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    5100 Dr.r Rd.
    Valley Springs, CA 95252
    (209) 754-2350

    Grades: K-6 | 512 students
  • Rank: #20-2220.- 22.
    Calaveras County Special Education (selpa) Special Education School
    185 S. Main St.
    Altaville, CA 95221
    (209) 736-6020

    Grades: K-12 | 15 students
  • Rank: #20-2220.- 22.501 Gold Strike Rd.
    San Andreas, CA 95249
    (209) 754-2123

    Grades: K-12 | 40 students
  • Rank: #20-2220.- 22.
    Oakendell Community Alternative School
    3585 Hawver Rd.
    San Andreas, CA 95249
    (209) 754-1961

    Grades: 6-12 | 15 students
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