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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 274 public schools in Contra Costa County, CA, serving 177,357 students.
  • Contra Costa County, CA public school have an average math proficiency score of 44% (versus the California public school average of 37%), and reading proficiency score of 54% (versus the 48% statewide average). Schools in Contra Costa County have an average ranking in the top 30% of California public schools.
  • The top ranked public school in Contra Costa County, CA are Wagner Ranch Elementary School, Windemere Ranch Middle School and Del Rey Elementary School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the California public school average of 77% (majority Hispanic).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is equal to the California public school average of 23:1.

Top Contra Costa County Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Acalanes Center For Independent Study Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: ≥50%
    Rank: Top 30%
    1963 Tice Valley Blvd.
    Walnut Creek, CA 94595
    (925)280-3945

    Grades: 9-12 | 24 students
  • Acalanes High School Math: 78% | Reading: 90%
    Rank: Top 5%
    1200 Pleasant Hill Rd.
    Lafayette, CA 94549
    (925)280-3970

    Grades: 9-12 | 1377 students
  • Adams (j. Douglas) Middle School Math: 59% | Reading: 71%
    Rank: Top 20%
    401 American Ave.
    Brentwood, CA 94513
    (925)513-6480

    Grades: 6-8 | 1171 students
  • Alamo Elementary School Math: 88% | Reading: 88%
    Rank: Top 1%
    100 Wilson Rd.
    Alamo, CA 94507
    (925)855-4800

    Grades: K-5 | 358 students
  • Alhambra Senior High School Math: 39% | Reading: 68%
    Rank: Top 30%
    150 E St.
    Martinez, CA 94553
    (925)335-5810

    Grades: 9-12 | 1185 students
  • Almond Grove Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank: Top 30%
    5000 Amaryllis St.
    Oakley, CA 94561
    (925)625-6270

    Grades: K-5 | 493 students
  • Antioch Charter Academy Charter School
    Math: 35-39% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank: Top 50%
    3325 Hacienda Way
    Antioch, CA 94509
    (925)755-7311

    Grades: K-8 | 197 students
  • Antioch Charter Academy Ii Charter School
    Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank: Top 50%
    1201 W. Tenth St.
    Antioch, CA 94509
    (925)755-1252

    Grades: K-8 | 202 students
  • Antioch High School Math: 9% | Reading: 33%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    700 W. 18th St.
    Antioch, CA 94509
    (925)779-7550

    Grades: 9-12 | 1983 students
  • Antioch Middle School Math: 6% | Reading: 14%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1500 D St.
    Antioch, CA 94509
    (925)779-7400

    Grades: 6-8 | 746 students
  • Aspire Richmond Ca. College Preparatory Academy Charter School
    Math: 25-29% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    3040 Hilltop Mall Rd.
    Oakland, CA 94606
    (510)434-5000

    Grades: 6-12 | 520 students
  • Aspire Richmond Technology Academy Charter School
    Math: 40-44% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank: Top 50%
    3040 Hilltop Mall Rd.
    Oakland, CA 94606
    (510)480-0660

    Grades: K-5 | 342 students
  • Ayers Elementary School Math: 42% | Reading: 51%
    Rank: Top 50%
    5120 Myrtle Dr.
    Concord, CA 94521
    (925)682-7686

    Grades: K-5 | 438 students
  • Bancroft Elementary School Math: 63% | Reading: 63%
    Rank: Top 20%
    2200 Parish Dr.
    Walnut Creek, CA 94598
    (925)933-3405

    Grades: K-5 | 628 students
  • Bayview Elementary School Math: 12% | Reading: 15%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    3001 16th St.
    San Pablo, CA 94806
    (510)231-1401

    Grades: K-6 | 529 students
  • Bel Air Elementary School Math: 9% | Reading: 13%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    663 Canal Rd.
    Pittsburg, CA 94565
    (925)458-2606

    Grades: K-5 | 482 students
  • Bella Vista Elementary School Math: 77% | Reading: 77%
    Rank: Top 5%
    1050 Trumpet Vine Ln.
    San Ramon, CA 94582
    (925)552-2960

    Grades: K-5 | 535 students
  • Belshaw Elementary School Math: 20% | Reading: 27%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2801 Roosevelt Ln.
    Antioch, CA 94509
    (925)779-7495

    Grades: K-5 | 558 students
  • Bidwell Continuation High School Alternative School
    Math: ≤5% | Reading: 6-9%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    800 Gary Ave.
    Antioch, CA 94509
    (925)779-7520

    Grades: 10-12 | 171 students
  • Black Diamond High (Continuation School) Alternative School
    Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1131 Stoneman Ave.
    Pittsburg, CA 94565
    (925)473-4480

    Grades: 9-12 | 221 students
  • Black Diamond Middle School Math: 8% | Reading: 20%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    4730 Sterling Hill Dr.
    Antioch, CA 94531
    (925)776-5500

    Grades: 7-8 | 374 students
  • Bollinger Canyon Elementary School Math: 80% | Reading: 82%
    Rank: Top 5%
    2300 Talavera Dr.
    San Ramon, CA 94583
    (925)242-3200

    Grades: K-5 | 545 students
  • Brentwood Elementary School Math: 48% | Reading: 58%
    Rank: Top 30%
    200 Griffith Ln.
    Brentwood, CA 94513
    (925)513-6360

    Grades: K-5 | 712 students
  • Bridges Alternative School
    501 W. 17th St.
    Antioch, CA 94509
    (925)779-7440

    Grades: 7-12 | 8 students
  • Briones (alternative) Alternative School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: 21-39%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    614 F St.
    Martinez, CA 94553
    (925)335-5880

    Grades: K-12 | 52 students
  • Buena Vista Elementary School Math: 69% | Reading: 68%
    Rank: Top 20%
    2355 San Juan Ave.
    Walnut Creek, CA 94597
    (925)944-6822

    Grades: K-5 | 455 students
  • Burton Valley Elementary School Math: 80% | Reading: 80%
    Rank: Top 5%
    561 Merriewood Dr.
    Lafayette, CA 94549
    (925)927-3550

    Grades: K-5 | 807 students
  • Caliber: Beta Academy Charter School
    Math: 26% | Reading: 39%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    4301 Berk Ave.
    Richmond, CA 94805
    (510)685-9886

    Grades: K-8 | 793 students
  • Caliber: Changemakers Academy Charter School
    Math: 30-34% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank: Top 50%
    1357 Colusa St.
    Richmond, CA 94805
    (707)563-9827

    Grades: K-8 | 492 students
  • California High School Math: 68% | Reading: 88%
    Rank: Top 5%
    9870 Brd.moor Dr.
    San Ramon, CA 94583
    (925)803-3200

    Grades: 9-12 | 2763 students
  • Cambridge Elementary School Math: 15% | Reading: 16%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1135 Lacey Ln.
    Concord, CA 94520
    (925)686-4749

    Grades: K-5 | 617 students
  • Cameron
    7140 Gladys Ave.
    El Cerrito, CA 94530
    (510)233-1955

    Grades: n/a | n/a students
  • Camino Pablo Elementary School Math: 88% | Reading: 84%
    Rank: Top 5%
    1111 Camino Pablo
    Moraga, CA 94556
    (925)376-4435

    Grades: K-5 | 368 students
  • Campolindo High School Math: 71% | Reading: 91%
    Rank: Top 5%
    300 Moraga Rd.
    Moraga, CA 94556
    (925)280-3950

    Grades: 9-12 | 1376 students
  • Canyon Elementary School Math: 60-69% | Reading: 60-69%
    Rank: Top 20%
    187 Pinehurst Rd., Po Box 187
    Canyon, CA 94516
    (925)376-4671

    Grades: K-8 | 72 students
  • Show 100 more public schools in Contra Costa County, CA (out of 274 total schools)
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