Top 10 Best Colusa County Public Schools (2023)

For the 2023 school year, there are 21 public schools serving 4,688 students in Colusa County, CA (there are 2 private schools, serving 76 private students). 98% of all K-12 students in Colusa County, CA are educated in public schools compared to the CA state average of 90%.
The top ranked public schools in Colusa County, CA are James M. Burchfield Primary, Coastal Buttes and Colusa Alternative High (Continuation). Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Colusa County, CA public schools have an average math proficiency score of 28% (versus the California public school average of 40%), and reading proficiency score of 38% (versus the 51% statewide average). Schools in Colusa County have an average ranking of 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of California public schools.
Minority enrollment is 84% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the California public school average of 78% (majority Hispanic).

Best Colusa County Public Schools (2023)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
James M. Burchfield Primary
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
400 Fremont St.
Colusa, CA 95932
(530) 458-5853
Grades: K-3
| 428 students
Rank: #2 - 52. - 5.
Coastal Buttes
Special Education School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
499 Margurite St. Ste. A
Williams, CA 95987
(530) 473-1350
Grades: K-12
| 13 students
Rank: #2 - 52. - 5.
Colusa Alternative High (Continuation)
Alternative School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
901 Colus Ave.
Colusa, CA 95932
(530) 458-2156
Grades: 9-12
| 22 students
Rank: #2 - 52. - 5.
Mid Valley High (Continuation)
Alternative School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1105 D St.
Williams, CA 95987
(530) 473-2450
Grades: 10-12
| 21 students
Rank: #2 - 52. - 5.
S. William Abel Academy
Alternative School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
499 Margurite St., Ste. B
Williams, CA 95987
(530) 473-1350
Grades: 7-12
| 7 students
Rank: #66.
Grand Island Elementary School
Math: 40-59% | Reading: 40-59%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
551 Leven St.
Grimes, CA 95950
(530) 437-2416
Grades: K-6
| 51 students
Rank: #77.
Colusa High School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
901 Colus Ave.
Colusa, CA 95932
(530) 458-2156
Grades: 9-12
| 401 students
Rank: #88.
Arbuckle Elementary School
Math: 46% | Reading: 49%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
701 Hall St.
Arbuckle, CA 95912
(530) 476-2522
Grades: K-5
| 564 students
Rank: #99.
Maxwell Elementary School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
146 N. St.
Maxwell, CA 95955
(530) 438-2401
Grades: K-5
| 148 students
Rank: #1010.
Pierce High School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
960 Wildwood Rd.
Arbuckle, CA 95912
(530) 476-2277
Grades: 9-12
| 475 students
Rank: #1111.
George T. Egling Middle School
Math: 31% | Reading: 40%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
813 Webster St.
Colusa, CA 95932
(530) 458-7631
Grades: 4-8
| 573 students
Rank: #1212.
Maxwell Middle School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
146 N. St.
Maxwell, CA 95955
(530) 438-2401
Grades: 6-8
| 88 students
Rank: #1313.
Maxwell Senior High School
Math: ≤20% | Reading: 40-59%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
515 Oak St.
Maxwell, CA 95955
(530) 438-2291
Grades: 9-12
| 89 students
Rank: #1414.
Princeton Junior-senior High School
Math: 11-19% | Reading: 40-49%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
473 State St.
Princeton, CA 95970
(530) 439-2261
Grades: 7-12
| 85 students
Rank: #1515.
Lloyd G. Johnson Junior High School
Math: 24% | Reading: 32%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
938 Wildwood Rd.
Arbuckle, CA 95912
(530) 476-3261
Grades: 6-8
| 343 students
Rank: #1616.
Williams Primary Elementary School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1404 E St.
Williams, CA 95987
(530) 473-2885
Grades: K-3
| 397 students
Rank: #1717.
Williams Junior/senior High School
Math: 15% | Reading: 29%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
260 11th St.
Williams, CA 95987
(530) 473-5369
Grades: 7-12
| 609 students
Rank: #1818.
Princeton Elementary School
Math: 11-19% | Reading: 20-29%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
428 Norman Rd.
Princeton, CA 95970
(530) 439-2501
Grades: K-6
| 56 students
Rank: #1919.
Williams Upper Elementary School
Math: 11% | Reading: 24%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
300 Eleventh St.
Williams, CA 95987
(530) 473-5304
Grades: 4-6
| 311 students
Rank: n/an/a
Arbuckle Alternative High (Continuation)
Alternative School
966 Wildwood Rd.
Arbuckle, CA 95912
(530) 476-2173
Grades: 9-12
| 7 students
Rank: n/an/a
Colusa Alternative Home
Alternative School
745 10th St.
Colusa, CA 95932
(530) 458-2156
Grades: K-12
| n/a students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Colusa County, CA

Colusa County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
101 Marguerite St., Ste. B
Williams, CA 95987
(530) 473-1350
Grades: 7-9
| 8 students
519 Oak St
Maxwell, CA 95955
(530) 438-2291
Grades: 9-12
| 5 students
1333 Fouts Springs Rd
Stonyford, CA 95979
(530) 963-3416
Grades: 9-12
| 22 students
428 Norman Rd
Princeton, CA 95970
(530) 439-2501
Grades: K-6
| n/a students
473 State St
Princeton, CA 95970
(530) 439-2261
Grades: 7-12
| n/a students
222 Eleventh St
Williams, CA 95987
(530) 473-3029
Grades: 7-8
| 189 students
300 11th St.
Williams, CA 95987
(530) 473-5304
Grades: 4-8
| 454 students

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top ranked public schools in Colusa County, CA?

The top ranked public schools in Colusa County, CA are James M. Burchfield Primary, Coastal Buttes and Colusa Alternative High (Continuation).

How many public schools are location in Colusa County, CA?

21 public schools are location in Colusa County, CA.

What percentage of students in Colusa County, CA go to public school?

98% of all K-12 students in Colusa County, CA are educated in public schools compared to the CA state average of 90%.

What is the racial composition of students in Colusa County, CA?

Colusa County, CA minority enrollment is 84% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the California public school average of 78% (majority Hispanic).

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