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For the 2021 school year, there are 274 public schools serving 177,357 students in Contra Costa County, CA. Contra Costa County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in California.
The top ranked public schools in Contra Costa County, CA are Del Rey Elementary School, Glorietta Elementary School and Windemere Ranch Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Contra Costa County, CA public schools have an average math proficiency score of 44% (versus the California public school average of 38%), and reading proficiency score of 54% (versus the 50% statewide average). Schools in Contra Costa County have an average ranking of 8/10, which is in the top 30% of California public schools.
Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the California public school average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Contra Costa County Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Del Rey Elementary School Math: 92% | Reading: 90%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    25 El Camino Moraga
    Orinda, CA 94563
    (925) 258-3099

    Grades: K-5 | 422 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Glorietta Elementary School Math: 89% | Reading: 91%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    15 Martha Rd.
    Orinda, CA 94563
    (925) 254-8770

    Grades: K-5 | 474 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Windemere Ranch Middle School Math: 89% | Reading: 90%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    11611 E. Branch Pkwy.
    San Ramon, CA 94582
    (925) 479-7400

    Grades: 6-8 | 1,325 student
  • Rank: #44.
    Happy Valley Elementary School Math: 89% | Reading: 89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    3855 Happy Valley Rd.
    Lafayette, CA 94549
    (925) 927-3560

    Grades: K-5 | 549 students
  • Rank: #55.
    Dougherty Valley High School Math: 86% | Reading: 92%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    10550 Albion Rd.
    San Ramon, CA 94582
    (925) 479-6400

    Grades: 9-12 | 3,212 students
  • Rank: #66.
    Campolindo High School Math: 83% | Reading: 94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    300 Moraga Rd.
    Moraga, CA 94556
    (925) 280-3950

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,376 student
  • Rank: #7-87.-8.
    Sleepy Hollow Elementary School Math: 85-89% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    20 Washington Ln.
    Orinda, CA 94563
    (925) 254-8711

    Grades: K-5 | 375 students
  • Rank: #7-87.-8.
    Walnut Heights Elementary School Math: 85-89% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    4064 Walnut Blvd.
    Walnut Creek, CA 94596
    (925) 944-6834

    Grades: K-5 | 381 students
  • Rank: #99.
    Donald L. Rheem Elementary School Math: 83% | Reading: 87%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    90 Laird Dr.
    Moraga, CA 94556
    (925) 376-4441

    Grades: K-5 | 416 students
  • Rank: #1010.
    Hidden Hills Elementary School Math: 86% | Reading: 86%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    12995 Harct. Way
    San Ramon, CA 94582
    (925) 479-3800

    Grades: K-5 | 803 students
  • Rank: #1111.
    Live Oak Elementary School Math: 85% | Reading: 86%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    5151 Sherwood Way
    San Ramon, CA 94582
    (925) 803-3100

    Grades: K-5 | 885 students
  • Rank: #1212.
    Wagner Ranch Elementary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    350 Camino Pablo
    Orinda, CA 94563
    (925) 258-0016

    Grades: K-5 | 395 students
  • Rank: #1313.
    Coyote Creek Elementary School Math: 88% | Reading: 83%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    8700 N. Gale Ridge Rd.
    San Ramon, CA 94582
    (925) 855-7300

    Grades: K-5 | 938 students
  • Rank: #1414.
    Orinda Intermediate Math: 81% | Reading: 87%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    80 Ivy Dr.
    Orinda, CA 94563
    (925) 258-3090

    Grades: 6-8 | 870 students
  • Rank: #1515.
    Lafayette Elementary School Math: 82% | Reading: 86%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    950 Moraga Rd.
    Lafayette, CA 94549
    (925) 927-3570

    Grades: K-5 | 536 students
  • Rank: #1616.
    Joaquin Moraga Intermediate Math: 79% | Reading: 87%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    1010 Camino Pablo
    Moraga, CA 94556
    (925) 376-7206

    Grades: 6-8 | 640 students
  • Rank: #1717.
    Quail Run Elementary School Math: 84% | Reading: 83%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    4000 Goldenbay Ave.
    San Ramon, CA 94582
    (925) 560-4000

    Grades: K-5 | 984 students
  • Rank: #1818.
    Alamo Elementary School Math: 82% | Reading: 84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    100 Wilson Rd.
    Alamo, CA 94507
    (925) 855-4800

    Grades: K-5 | 358 students
  • Rank: #1919.
    Bella Vista Elementary School Math: 83% | Reading: 83%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    1050 Trumpet Vine Ln.
    San Ramon, CA 94582
    (925) 552-2960

    Grades: K-5 | 535 students
  • Rank: #2020.
    Diablo Vista Middle School Math: 79% | Reading: 86%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    4100 Camino Tassajara
    Danville, CA 94506
    (925) 855-7600

    Grades: 6-8 | 1,023 student
  • Rank: #2121.
    John Baldwin Elementary School Math: 81% | Reading: 84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    741 Brookside Dr.
    Danville, CA 94526
    (925) 855-5200

    Grades: K-5 | 541 students
  • Rank: #2222.
    Greenbrook Elementary School Math: 79% | Reading: 85%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    1475 Harlan Dr.
    Danville, CA 94526
    (925) 855-5300

    Grades: K-5 | 634 students
  • Rank: #2323.
    M. H. Stanley Middle School Math: 80% | Reading: 84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    3455 Sch St.
    Lafayette, CA 94549
    (925) 927-3530

    Grades: 6-8 | 1,227 student
  • Rank: #24-2624.- 26.
    Bollinger Canyon Elementary School Math: 82% | Reading: 82%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    2300 Talavera Dr.
    San Ramon, CA 94583
    (925) 242-3200

    Grades: K-5 | 545 students
  • Rank: #24-2624.- 26.
    Camino Pablo Elementary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    1111 Camino Pablo
    Moraga, CA 94556
    (925) 376-4435

    Grades: K-5 | 368 students
  • Rank: #24-2624.- 26.
    Golden View Elementary School Math: 82% | Reading: 82%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    5025 Canyon Crest Dr.
    San Ramon, CA 94582
    (925) 855-2700

    Grades: K-5 | 640 students
  • Rank: #2727.
    Creekside Elementary School Math: 79% | Reading: 83%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    6011 Massara St.
    Danville, CA 94506
    (925) 314-2000

    Grades: K-5 | 689 students
  • Rank: #2828.
    Gale Ranch Middle School Math: 78% | Reading: 82%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    6400 Main Branch Rd.
    San Ramon, CA 94582
    (925) 479-1500

    Grades: 6-8 | 1,257 student
  • Rank: #2929.
    Iron Horse Middle School Math: 75% | Reading: 84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    12601 Alcosta Blvd.
    San Ramon, CA 94583
    (925) 824-2820

    Grades: 6-8 | 1,099 student
  • Rank: #3030.
    Burton Valley Elementary School Math: 80% | Reading: 81%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    561 Merriewood Dr.
    Lafayette, CA 94549
    (925) 927-3550

    Grades: K-5 | 807 students
  • Rank: #3131.
    Green Valley Elementary School Math: 83% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    1001 Diablo Rd.
    Danville, CA 94526
    (925) 855-5400

    Grades: K-5 | 523 students
  • Rank: #3232.
    Monte Vista High School Math: 70% | Reading: 91%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    3131 Stone Valley Rd.
    Danville, CA 94526
    (925) 552-2800

    Grades: 9-12 | 2,428 students
  • Rank: #3333.
    Kensington Elementary School Math: 75% | Reading: 83%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    90 Highland Blvd.
    Berkeley, CA 94708
    (510) 231-1415

    Grades: K-6 | 481 students
  • Rank: #3434.
    Tassajara Hills Elementary School Math: 78% | Reading: 80%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    4675 Camino Tassajara Rd.
    Danville, CA 94506
    (925) 855-7800

    Grades: K-5 | 507 students
  • Rank: #3535.
    Montair Elementary School Math: 73% | Reading: 83%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    300 Quinterra Ln.
    Danville, CA 94526
    (925) 855-5100

    Grades: K-5 | 555 students
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