Top 10 Best Grass Valley Public Schools (2023)

For the 2023 school year, there are 22 public schools serving 6,677 students in Grass Valley, CA (there are 3 private schools, serving 161 private students). 98% of all K-12 students in Grass Valley, CA are educated in public schools (compared to the CA state average of 90%).
The top ranked public schools in Grass Valley, CA are Alta Sierra Elementary School, Nevada Union High School and Bitney Prep High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Grass Valley, CA public schools have an average math proficiency score of 30% (versus the California public school average of 34%), and reading proficiency score of 47% (versus the 49% statewide average). Schools in Grass Valley have an average ranking of 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of California public schools.
Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the California public school average of 78% (majority Hispanic).

Best Grass Valley, CA Public Schools (2023)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Alta Sierra Elementary School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
16607 Annie Dr.
Grass Valley, CA 95949
(530) 272-2319
Grades: K-5
| 326 students
Rank: #22.
Nevada Union High School
Math: <50% | Reading: 53%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
11761 Ridge Rd.
Grass Valley, CA 95945
(530) 273-4431
Grades: 9-12
| 1,469 students
Rank: #33.
Bitney Prep High School
Charter School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
135 Joerschke Dr.
Grass Valley, CA 95945
(530) 477-1235
Grades: 9-12
| 83 students
Rank: #44.
Clear Creek Elementary School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
17700 Mcct.ney Rd.
Grass Valley, CA 95949
(530) 273-3664
Grades: K-8
| 162 students
Rank: #55.
Chicago Park Community Charter
Charter School
Math: 21-39% | Reading: 60-79%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
15725 Mount Olive Rd.
Grass Valley, CA 95945
(530) 346-2153
Grades: K-8
| 42 students
Rank: #66.
Bell Hill Academy
Math: 50-59% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
342 S. Sch St.
Grass Valley, CA 95945
(530) 273-2281
Grades: K-4
| 203 students
Rank: #77.
Magnolia Intermediate
Math: 24% | Reading: 51%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
22431 Kingston Ln.
Grass Valley, CA 95949
(530) 268-2815
Grades: 6-8
| 369 students
Rank: #88.
Chicago Park Elementary School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
15725 Mt. Olive Rd.
Grass Valley, CA 95945
(530) 346-2153
Grades: K-8
| 111 students
Rank: #99.
Union Hill Elementary School
Charter School
Math: 32% | Reading: 44%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
11638 Colfax Hwy.
Grass Valley, CA 95945
(530) 273-8456
Grades: K-6
| 547 students
Rank: #10 - 1110. - 11.
Arete Charter Academy
Charter School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
16229 Duggans Rd.
Grass Valley, CA 95949
(530) 268-2805
Grades: K-8
| 152 students
Rank: #10 - 1110. - 11.
Cottage Hill Elementary School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
22600 Kingston Ln.
Grass Valley, CA 95949
(530) 268-2808
Grades: K-5
| 394 students
Rank: #1212.
Margaret G. Scotten Elementary School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
10821 Squirrel Creek Rd.
Grass Valley, CA 95945
(530) 273-6472
Grades: K-4
| 427 students
Rank: #1313.
Lyman Gilmore Middle School
Math: 16% | Reading: 35%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
10837 Rough And Ready Hwy.
Grass Valley, CA 95945
(530) 273-8479
Grades: 5-8
| 539 students
Rank: n/an/a
Bear River High School
Reading: 65-69%
11130 Magnolia Rd.
Grass Valley, CA 95949
(530) 268-3700
Grades: 9-12
| 535 students
Rank: n/an/a
250 Sierra College Dr.
Grass Valley, CA 95945
(530) 274-5350
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
Rank: n/an/a
Grass Valley Charter
Charter School
225 S. Auburn St.
Grass Valley, CA 95945
(530) 273-8723
Grades: K-8
| 525 students
Rank: n/an/a
10840 Gilmore Way
Grass Valley, CA 95945
(530) 273-9528
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
Rank: n/an/a
North Point Academy
Alternative School
11761 Ridge Rd.
Grass Valley, CA 95945
(530) 477-1225
Grades: 9-12
| 105 students
22580 Kingston Ln.
Grass Valley, CA 95949
(530) 268-2800
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
Rank: n/an/a
Silver Springs High (Continuation)
Alternative School
Reading: 21-39%
130 Park Ave.
Grass Valley, CA 95945
(530) 272-2635
Grades: 9-12
| 201 students
Rank: n/an/a
William & Marian Ghidotti High School
Alternative School
Reading: ≥80%
250 Sierra College Dr.
Grass Valley, CA 95945
(530) 274-5270
Grades: 9-12
| 171 students
Rank: n/an/a
Yuba River Charter
Charter School
10085 Adam Ave.
Grass Valley, CA 95945
(530) 272-6060
Grades: K-8
| 316 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Grass Valley, California

Grass Valley, California Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
342 South School St.
Grass Valley, CA 95945
(530) 273-6416
Grades: K-3
| 210 students
Edge Academy (Closed 2021)
Alternative School
12338 Mcct.ney Rd.
Grass Valley, CA 95949
(530) 272-5464
Grades: 7-12
| 3 students
340 Buena Vista
Grass Valley, CA 95945
(530) 272-5464
Grades: 8-12
| 60 students
225 South Auburn St
Grass Valley, CA 95945
(530) 273-6472
Grades: 2-5
| n/a students
225 South Auburn St
Grass Valley, CA 95945
(530) 273-2281
Grades: K-5
| 394 students
10787 Bartlett Dr.
Grass Valley, CA 95945
(530) 477-6423
Grades: K-6
| 59 students
10837 Rough And Ready Hwy
Grass Valley, CA 95945
(530) 273-4483
Grades: 6-8
| n/a students
12338 Mccourtney Rd
Grass Valley, CA 95949
(530) 272-2643
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
140 Park Ave
Grass Valley, CA 95945
(530) 272-2635
Grades: 9
| 9 students
340 Buena Vista St.
Grass Valley, CA 95945
(530) 273-1248
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
11130 Magnolia Rd
Grass Valley, CA 95949
(530) 268-3700
Grades: 9-12
| 9 students
16229 Duggans Rd
Grass Valley, CA 95949
(530) 268-2820
Grades: K-8
| n/a students
22431 Kingston Ln
Grass Valley, CA 95949
(530) 268-2815
Grades: 6-8
| n/a students
10725 Alta St
Grass Valley, CA 95945
(530) 274-1322
Grades: 7-8
| n/a students
340 Buena Vista St.
Grass Valley, CA 95945
(530) 268-2200
Grades: 9-12
| 194 students
140 Park Ave
Grass Valley, CA 95945
(530) 272-2635
Grades: 9-12
| 16 students
16229 Duggans Rd.
Grass Valley, CA 95949
(530) 268-9990
Grades: K-8
| 122 students
10725 Alta St
Grass Valley, CA 95945
(530) 274-1322
Grades: 7-8
| 1 students
10725 Alta Street
Grass Valley, CA 95945
(530) 274-1322
Grades: 6-8
| 8 students
10725 Alta St
Grass Valley, CA 95945
(530) 274-1322
Grades: 7-8
| 4 students
11638 Colfax Hwy.
Grass Valley, CA 95945
(530) 273-2461
Grades: n/a
| n/a students

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top ranked public schools in Grass Valley, CA?

The top ranked public schools in Grass Valley, CA are Alta Sierra Elementary School, Nevada Union High School and Bitney Prep High School.

How many public schools are located in Grass Valley, CA?

22 public schools are located in Grass Valley, CA.

What percentage of students in Grass Valley, CA go to public school?

98% of all K-12 students in Grass Valley, CA are educated in public schools (compared to the CA state average of 90%).

What is the racial composition of students in Grass Valley, CA?

Grass Valley, CA minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the California public school average of 78% (majority Hispanic).

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