Top 10 Best Chico Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 31 public schools serving 15,021 students in Chico, CA. Chico has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in California.
The top ranked public schools in Chico, CA are Sierra View Elementary School, Parkview Elementary School and Shasta Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Chico, CA public schools have an average math proficiency score of 42% (versus the California public school average of 40%), and reading proficiency score of 56% (versus the 51% statewide average). Schools in Chico have an average ranking of 7/10, which is in the top 50% of California public schools.
Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the California public school average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Best Chico, CA Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Sierra View Elementary School
Alternative School
Math: 72% | Reading: 75%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1598 Hooker Oak Ave.
Chico, CA 95926
(530) 891-3117
Grades: K-5
| 580 students
Rank: #22.
Parkview Elementary School
Math: 55% | Reading: 62%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1770 E. Eighth St.
Chico, CA 95928
(530) 891-3114
Grades: K-5
| 358 students
Rank: #33.
Shasta Elementary School
Math: 54% | Reading: 62%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
169 Leora Ct.
Chico, CA 95926
(530) 891-3141
Grades: K-5
| 653 students
Rank: #44.
Marsh (Harry M.) Junior High School
Math: 51% | Reading: 65%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
2253 Humboldt Rd.
Chico, CA 95928
(530) 895-4110
Grades: 6-8
| 912 students
Rank: #55.
Pleasant Valley High School
Math: 48% | Reading: 65%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1475 E. Ave.
Chico, CA 95926
(530) 879-5100
Grades: 9-12
| 1,966 students
Rank: #66.
Chico High School
Math: 40% | Reading: 73%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
901 Esplanade
Chico, CA 95926
(530) 891-3026
Grades: 9-12
| 1,811 students
Rank: #77.
Marigold Elementary School
Math: 47% | Reading: 54%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
2446 Marigold Ave.
Chico, CA 95926
(530) 891-3121
Grades: K-5
| 486 students
Rank: #88.
Hooker Oak Elementary School
Alternative School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1238 Arbutus Ave.
Chico, CA 95926
(530) 891-3119
Grades: K-5
| 330 students
Rank: #99.
Emma Wilson Elementary School
Math: 47% | Reading: 53%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
(2)
1530 W. Eighth Ave.
Chico, CA 95926
(530) 891-3297
Grades: K-5
| 621 students
Rank: #1010.
Academy For Change
Alternative School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
290 E. Ave.
Chico, CA 95926
(530) 891-3092
Grades: 7-12
| 11 students
Rank: #1111.
Chico Junior High School
Math: 40% | Reading: 55%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
280 Memorial Way
Chico, CA 95926
(530) 891-3066
Grades: 6-8
| 835 students
Rank: #1212.
Rosedale Elementary School
Math: 43% | Reading: 50%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
100 Oak St.
Chico, CA 95928
(530) 891-3104
Grades: K-5
| 539 students
Rank: #1313.
Bidwell Junior High School
Math: 36% | Reading: 55%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
2376 N. Ave.
Chico, CA 95926
(530) 891-3080
Grades: 6-8
| 968 students
Rank: #1414.
Little Chico Creek Elementary School
Math: 39% | Reading: 47%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
2090 Amanda Way
Chico, CA 95928
(530) 891-3285
Grades: K-5
| 469 students
Rank: #1515.
Neal Dow Elementary School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
1420 Neal Dow Ave.
Chico, CA 95926
(530) 891-3110
Grades: K-5
| 332 students
Rank: #1616.
Mcmanus (John A.) Elementary School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
988 E. Ave.
Chico, CA 95926
(530) 891-3128
Grades: K-5
| 427 students
Rank: #1717.
Citrus Avenue Elementary School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1350 Citrus Ave.
Chico, CA 95926
(530) 891-3107
Grades: K-5
| 295 students
Rank: #1818.
Chapman Elementary School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1071 E. 16th St.
Chico, CA 95928
(530) 891-3100
Grades: K-5
| 292 students
Rank: #1919.
Oakdale
Alternative School
Math: 6-9% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
290 E. Ave.
Chico, CA 95926
(530) 891-3092
Grades: K-12
| 111 students
Rank: #2020.
Fair View High (Continuation School)
Alternative School
Math: ≤10% | Reading: 11-19%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
290 E. Ave.
Chico, CA 95926
(530) 891-3092
Grades: 9-12
| 145 students
Rank: #2121.
Center For Alternative Learning
Alternative School
Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
290 E. Ave.
Chico, CA 95926
(530) 891-3092
Grades: 6-12
| 30 students
Blue Oak Charter
Charter School
450 W. E. Ave.
Chico, CA 95926
(530) 879-7483
Grades: K-8
| 375 students
Butte County Rop
Vocational School
2491 Carmichael Dr. Ste. 500
Chico, CA 95928
(530) 879-7462
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
Chico Country Day
Charter School
102 W. 11th St.
Chico, CA 95928
(530) 895-2650
Grades: K-8
| 557 students
Core Butte Charter
Charter School
260 Cohasset Rd. Ste. 120
Chico, CA 95926
(530) 894-3952
Grades: K-12
| 802 students
Inspire School Of Arts And Sciences
Charter School
335 W. Sacramento Ave.
Chico, CA 95926
(530) 891-3090
Grades: 9-12
| 454 students
Loma Vista
Special Education School
2404 Marigold Ave.
Chico, CA 95926
(530) 879-7400
Grades: K-12
| 30 students
Nord Country
Charter School
5554 California St.
Chico, CA 95973
(530) 891-3138
Grades: K-8
| 181 students
Pivot Charter School North Valley
Charter School
2550 Lakew. Dr. Ste. 30
Chico, CA 95928
(530) 636-4479
Grades: K-12
| 124 students
Sherwood Montessori
Charter School
1010 Cleveland Ave.
Chico, CA 95928
(530) 345-6600
Grades: K-8
| 161 students
Wildflower Open Classroom
Charter School
2414 Cohasset Rd. Ste. 3
Chico, CA 95926
(530) 892-1676
Grades: K-8
| 166 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Chico, California

Chico, California Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
2491 Carmichael Dr. Ste 500
Chico, CA 95928
(530) 879-7472
Grades: 7-12
| 103 students
2412 Cohasset, Ste. 3
Chico, CA 95928
(530) 895-4185
Grades: 7-12
| 103 students
2412 Cohassest Rd
Chico, CA 95926
(530) 343-1232
Grades: 9-12
| 55 students
9932 Cohasset Rd.
Chico, CA 95926
(530) 891-3223
Grades: K-6
| 34 students
5554 California St.
Chico, CA 95926
(530) 891-3138
Grades: K-6
| 54 students
3935 Morrow Ln.
Chico, CA 95928
(530) 879-7551
Grades: 7-12
| 57 students

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