Top 5 Best 95540 California Public Schools (2024)

For the 2024 school year, there are 8 public schools serving 2,446 students in 95540, CA (there are 2 private schools, serving 98 private students). 96% of all K-12 students in 95540, CA are educated in public schools (compared to the CA state average of 90%).
The top ranked public schools in 95540, CA are Academy Of The Redwoods, Redwood Preparatory Charter and East High (Continuation School). Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public schools in zipcode 95540 have an average math proficiency score of 20% (versus the California public school average of 34%), and reading proficiency score of 37% (versus the 49% statewide average). Schools in 95540, CA have an average ranking of 3/10, which is in the bottom 50% of California public schools.
Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the California public school average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Best 95540, CA Public Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Academy Of The Redwoods
Alternative School
(Math: 30-39% | Reading: 80-89%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
7351 Tompkins Hill Rd.
Fortuna, CA 95540
(707) 476-4203
Grades: 9-12
| 173 students
Rank: #22.
Redwood Preparatory Charter
Charter School
(Math: 45-49% | Reading: 60-64%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1480 Ross Hill Rd.
Fortuna, CA 95540
(707) 682-6149
Grades: K-8
| 219 students
Rank: #33.
East High (Continuation School)
Alternative School
(Math: <50% | Reading: <50%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
392 16th St.
Fortuna, CA 95540
(707) 725-4463
Grades: 10-12
| 66 students
Rank: #44.
Norman G. Ambrosini Elementary School
(Math: 25-29% | Reading: 30-34%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
3850 Rohnerville Rd.
Fortuna, CA 95540
(707) 725-4688
Grades: K-4
| 334 students
Rank: #55.
Fortuna Union High School
(Math: 10-14% | Reading: 35-39%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
379 12th St.
Fortuna, CA 95540
(707) 725-4461
Grades: 9-12
| 855 students
Rank: #66.
Linell K. Walker Elementary School
(Math: 15-19% | Reading: 25-29%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
2089 Newburg Rd.
Fortuna, CA 95540
(707) 725-2519
Grades: K-4
| 276 students
Rank: #77.
Toddy Thomas Middle School
(Math: 13% | Reading: 31%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
2800 Thomas St.
Fortuna, CA 95540
(707) 725-5197
Grades: 4-8
| 264 students
Rank: #88.
Fortuna Middle School
(Math: 10% | Reading: 24%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
843 L St.
Fortuna, CA 95540
(707) 725-3415
Grades: 5-8
| 259 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in 95540 California

95540, California Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
2292 Newburg Ave
Fortuna, CA 95540
(707) 725-0209
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
843 L St.
Fortuna, CA 95540
(707) 725-3415
Grades: 5-8
| 367 students
922 North St
Fortuna, CA 95540
(707) 725-5303
Grades: 9-10
| 8 students

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top ranked public schools in 95540, CA?
The top ranked public schools in 95540, CA include Academy Of The Redwoods, Redwood Preparatory Charter and East High (Continuation School).
How many public schools are located in 95540, CA?
8 public schools are located in 95540, CA.
What percentage of students in 95540, CA go to public school?
96% of all K-12 students in 95540, CA are educated in public schools (compared to the CA state average of 90%).
What is the racial composition of students in 95540, CA?
95540, CA public schools minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the California public schools average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

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