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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 27 public schools in Eureka, CA, serving 6,879 students.
  • Eureka, CA public school have an average math proficiency score of 30% (versus the California public school average of 38%), and reading proficiency score of 40% (versus the 50% statewide average). Schools in Eureka have an average ranking in the bottom 50% of California public schools.
  • The top ranked public schools in Eureka, CA are Freshwater Charter Middle School, Garfield Elementary School and Freshwater Elementary School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the California public school average of 77% (majority Hispanic).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is less than the California public school average of 23:1.

Top Eureka, CA Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Alder Grove Charter Charter School
    Math: 24% | Reading: 44%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    714 F St.
    Eureka, CA 95501
    (707)268-0854

    Grades: K-12 | 443 students
  • Alice Birney Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    717 S. Ave.
    Eureka, CA 95503
    (707)441-2495

    Grades: K-5 | 403 students
  • Catherine L. Zane Middle School Math: 28% | Reading: 37%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2155 S St.
    Eureka, CA 95501
    (707)441-2470

    Grades: 6-8 | 591 students
  • Cutten Elementary School Math: 47% | Reading: 50%
    Rank: Top 50%
    4182 Walnut Dr.
    Eureka, CA 95503
    (707)441-3900

    Grades: 3-6 | 324 students
  • Eel River Community Alternative School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2292 Newburg Rd.
    Eureka, CA 95501
    (707)725-0209

    Grades: 7-12 | 46 students
  • Eureka Community Alternative School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1820 Sixth St.
    Eureka, CA 95501
    (707)445-7108

    Grades: 7-12 | 61 students
  • Eureka Senior High School Math: 32% | Reading: 64%
    Rank: Top 50%
    1915 J St.
    Eureka, CA 95501
    (707)441-2508

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,130 student
  • Freshwater Charter Middle School Charter School
    Math: 70-79% | Reading: 70-79%
    Rank: Top 10%
    75 Greenwood Heights Dr.
    Eureka, CA 95503
    (707)442-2969

    Grades: 7-8 | 53 students
  • Freshwater Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank: Top 30%
    75 Greenwood Heights Dr.
    Eureka, CA 95503
    (707)442-2969

    Grades: K-6 | 301 students
  • Garfield Elementary School Math: 40-59% | Reading: ≥80%
    Rank: Top 20%
    2200 Freshwater Rd.
    Eureka, CA 95503
    (707)442-5471

    Grades: K-6 | 62 students
  • Glen Paul Special Education School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2501 Cypress Ave.
    Eureka, CA 95503
    (707)445-7068

    Grades: K-12 | 109 students
  • Grant Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    3901 G St.
    Eureka, CA 95503
    (707)441-2552

    Grades: K-5 | 298 students
  • Humboldt County Office Of Education Court Alternative School
    2004 Harrison Ave.
    Eureka, CA 95501
    (707)268-3380

    Grades: 7-12 | 3 students
  • Humboldt County Office Of Education Juvenile Hall Court Alternative School
    2002 Harrison Ave.
    Eureka, CA 95501
    (707)445-7094

    Grades: K-12 | 6 students
  • Humboldt County Rop Vocational School
    901 Myrtle Ave.
    Eureka, CA 95501
    (707)445-7018

    Grades: 10-12 | n/a student
  • Lafayette Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    3100 Park St.
    Eureka, CA 95501
    (707)441-2482

    Grades: K-5 | 302 students
  • Mattole Valley Charter (#159) Charter School
    Math: 28% | Reading: 46%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    210 Lindley Rd.
    Eureka, CA 95503
    (707)629-3634

    Grades: K-12 | 727 students
  • Pacific View Charter 2.0 Charter School
    Math: 25-29% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    115 Henderson St.
    Eureka, CA 95501
    (707)269-9490

    Grades: K-12 | 191 students
  • Pine Hill Elementary School Math: 50-59% | Reading: 40-49%
    Rank: Top 50%
    5230 Vance Ave.
    Eureka, CA 95503
    (707)443-4596

    Grades: K-3 | 247 students
  • Redwood Coast Montessori Charter School
    Math: 40-44% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank: Top 30%
    1611 Peninsula Dr.
    Eureka, CA 95502
    (707)832-4194

    Grades: K-8 | 115 students
  • Ridgewood Elementary School
    2060 Ridgewood Dr.
    Eureka, CA 95503
    (707)441-3930

    Grades: K-2 | 277 students
  • South Bay Charter Charter School
    Math: 20-29% | Reading: 50-59%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    6077 Loma Ave.
    Eureka, CA 95503
    (707)443-4828

    Grades: K-8 | 55 students
  • South Bay Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    6077 Loma Ave.
    Eureka, CA 95503
    (707)443-4828

    Grades: 4-6 | 168 students
  • Southern Humboldt Community Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank: Top 50%
    286 Sprowl Creek Rd.
    Eureka, CA 95501
    (707)923-2550

    Grades: 7-12 | 13 students
  • Washington Elementary School Math: 35% | Reading: 35%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    3322 Dolbeer St.
    Eureka, CA 95503
    (707)441-2547

    Grades: K-5 | 507 students
  • Winship Middle School Math: 9% | Reading: 23%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2500 Cypress Ave.
    Eureka, CA 95503
    (707)441-2487

    Grades: 6-8 | 375 students
  • Zoe Barnum High School Alternative School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    216 W. Harris St.
    Eureka, CA 95501
    (707)441-2467

    Grades: 10-12 | 72 students
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