Top 10 Best Humboldt County Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 88 public schools serving 18,437 students in Humboldt County, CA. Humboldt County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in California.
The top ranked public schools in Humboldt County, CA are Academy Of The Redwoods, Garfield Elementary School and Jacoby Creek. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Humboldt County, CA public schools have an average math proficiency score of 33% (versus the California public school average of 40%), and reading proficiency score of 44% (versus the 51% statewide average). Schools in Humboldt County have an average ranking of 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of California public schools.
Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the California public school average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Best Humboldt County Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Academy Of The Redwoods
Alternative School
Math: 70-79% | Reading: 80-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
7351 Tompkins Hill Rd.
Fortuna, CA 95540
(707) 476-4203
Grades: 9-12
| 170 students
Rank: #22.
Garfield Elementary School
Math: 60-79% | Reading: ≥80%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
2200 Freshwater Rd.
Eureka, CA 95503
(707) 442-5471
Grades: K-6
| 62 students
Rank: #33.
Jacoby Creek
Math: 70% | Reading: 79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1617 Old Arcata Rd.
Bayside, CA 95524
(707) 822-4896
Grades: K-8
| 462 students
Rank: #44.
Freshwater Charter Middle School
Charter School
Math: 60-69% | Reading: 70-79%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
75 Greenwood Heights Dr.
Eureka, CA 95503
(707) 442-2969
Grades: 7-8
| 53 students
Rank: #55.
Six Rivers Charter High School
Charter School
Math: 40-59% | Reading: 60-79%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
(1)
1720 M St.
Arcata, CA 95521
(707) 825-2428
Grades: 9-12
| 98 students
Rank: #66.
Freshwater Elementary School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
75 Greenwood Heights Dr.
Eureka, CA 95503
(707) 442-2969
Grades: K-6
| 301 students
Rank: #77.
Arcata High School
Math: 38% | Reading: 75%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1720 M St.
Arcata, CA 95521
(707) 825-2400
Grades: 9-12
| 889 students
Rank: #8 - 98. - 9.
Fieldbrook Elementary School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
4070 Fieldbrook Rd.
Mckinleyville, CA 95519
(707) 839-3201
Grades: K-8
| 151 students
Rank: #8 - 98. - 9.
Trinidad Union
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
300 Trinity St.
Trinidad, CA 95570
(707) 677-3631
Grades: K-8
| 211 students
Rank: #1010.
Pine Hill Elementary School
Math: 60-69% | Reading: 40-49%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
(2)
5230 Vance Ave.
Eureka, CA 95503
(707) 443-4596
Grades: K-3
| 247 students
Rank: #1111.
Sunny Brae Middle School
Math: 38% | Reading: 62%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1430 Buttermilk Ln.
Arcata, CA 95521
(707) 822-5988
Grades: 6-8
| 221 students
Rank: #1212.
Honeydew Elementary School
Math: ≥50% | Reading: ≥50%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1 Wilder Ridge Rd.
Petrolia, CA 95558
(707) 629-3230
Grades: K-8
| 3 students
Rank: #1313.
South Bay Charter
Charter School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
6077 Loma Ave.
Eureka, CA 95503
(707) 443-4828
Grades: K-8
| 55 students
Rank: #14 - 1514. - 15.
Hydesville Elementary School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
3050 Johnson Rd.
Hydesville, CA 95547
(707) 768-3610
Grades: K-8
| 195 students
Rank: #14 - 1514. - 15.
Stanwood A. Murphy Elementary School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
417 Church St.
Scotia, CA 95565
(707) 764-2212
Grades: K-8
| 192 students
Rank: #16 - 2216. - 22.
Captain John Continuation High School
Alternative School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
101 Loop Rd.
Hoopa, CA 95546
(530) 625-5600
Grades: 9-12
| 32 students
Rank: #16 - 2216. - 22.
Eel River Community
Alternative School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
2292 Newburg Rd.
Eureka, CA 95501
(707) 725-0209
Grades: 7-12
| 46 students
Rank: #16 - 2216. - 22.
Green Point Elementary School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
180 Valkensar Ln.
Blue Lake, CA 95525
(707) 668-5921
Grades: K-8
| 14 students
Rank: #16 - 2216. - 22.
Humboldt County Office Of Education Juvenile Hall Court
Alternative School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
2002 Harrison Ave.
Eureka, CA 95501
(707) 445-7094
Grades: K-12
| 6 students
Rank: #16 - 2216. - 22.
Jack Norton Elementary School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
Highway 169
Hoopa, CA 95546
(530) 625-5600
Grades: K-8
| 31 students
Rank: #16 - 2216. - 22.
Kneeland Elementary School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
9313 Kneeland Rd.
Kneeland, CA 95549
(707) 442-5472
Grades: K-8
| 13 students
Rank: #16 - 2216. - 22.
Orick Elementary School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
120918 Highway 101
Orick, CA 95555
(707) 488-2821
Grades: K-8
| 19 students
Rank: #2323.
Trillium Charter
Charter School
Math: 21-39% | Reading: 60-79%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1464 Spear Ave.
Arcata, CA 95521
(707) 822-4721
Grades: K-5
| 45 students
Rank: #2424.
Cutten Elementary School
Math: 43% | Reading: 52%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
4182 Walnut Dr.
Eureka, CA 95503
(707) 441-3900
Grades: 3-6
| 324 students
Rank: #2525.
Mckinleyville High School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1300 Murray Rd.
Mckinleyville, CA 95519
(707) 839-6400
Grades: 9-12
| 555 students
Rank: #2626.
Pacific Union Elementary School
Math: 40% | Reading: 53%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
3001 Janes Rd.
Arcata, CA 95521
(707) 822-4619
Grades: K-8
| 542 students
Rank: #2727.
Arcata Elementary School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
2400 Baldwin St.
Arcata, CA 95521
(707) 822-4858
Grades: K-5
| 297 students
Rank: #2828.
Eureka Senior High School
Math: 27% | Reading: 65%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1915 J St.
Eureka, CA 95501
(707) 441-2508
Grades: 9-12
| 1,130 students
Rank: #2929.
Cuddeback Elementary School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
(1)
300 Wilder Rd.
Carlotta, CA 95528
(707) 768-3372
Grades: K-8
| 143 students
Rank: #3030.
Morris Elementary School
Math: 41% | Reading: 43%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
2395 Mckinleyville Ave.
Mckinleyville, CA 95519
(707) 839-1529
Grades: 3-5
| 368 students
Rank: #3131.
Miranda Junior High School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
6831 Ave. Of The Giants
Miranda, CA 95553
(707) 943-3144
Grades: 7-8
| 133 students
Rank: #3232.
Norman G. Ambrosini Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
3850 Rohnerville Rd.
Fortuna, CA 95540
(707) 725-4688
Grades: K-4
| 340 students
Rank: #3333.
Mattole Elementary School
Math: 21-39% | Reading: 40-59%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
29289 Chambers Rd.
Petrolia, CA 95558
(707) 629-3240
Grades: K-8
| 35 students
Rank: #3434.
Ferndale Elementary School
Math: 37% | Reading: 38%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
164 Shaw Ave.
Ferndale, CA 95536
(707) 786-5300
Grades: K-8
| 333 students
Rank: #35 - 3635. - 36.
Blue Lake Union Elementary School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
631 Greenwood Ave.
Blue Lake, CA 95525
(707) 668-5674
Grades: K-8
| 185 students
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Humboldt County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
269 Big Lagoon Park
Trinidad, CA 95570
(707) 822-0861
Grades: K-12
| 235 students
1897 S St.
Arcata, CA 95521
(707) 826-0134
Grades: K-6
| 230 students
2151 S St.
Eureka, CA 95501
Grades: 7-12
| 13 students
2292 Newburg Ave
Fortuna, CA 95540
(707) 725-0209
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
4500 Ettersburg Rd
Garberville, CA 95542
(707) 986-7677
Grades: K-3
| 9 students
674 Allard Ave.
Eureka, CA 95503
(707) 441-2467
Grades: 7-12
| 10 students
Sr 96 Stevens Building
Hoopa, CA 95546
(530) 625-5296
Grades: 9-12
| 10 students
2100 J St
Eureka, CA 95501
(707) 441-2549
Grades: 10-12
| 36 students
901 Mrytle Ave.
Eureka, CA 95501
(707) 445-7000
Grades: 7-12
| 283 students
901 Myrtle Ave.
Eureka, CA 95501
(707) 445-7000
Grades: 6-12
| 51 students
2004 Harrison Ave.
Eureka, CA 95501
(707) 268-3380
Grades: 7-12
| 3 students
Grant And B Sts.
Eureka, CA 95501
(707) 441-2493
Grades: K-5
| 194 students
216 West Harris St.
Eureka, CA 95503
(707) 441-2446
Grades: K-6
| 200 students
2275 Central Ave
Mckinleyville, CA 95519
(707) 839-1549
Grades: 5-8
| n/a students
1300 Murray Rd.
Mckinleyville, CA 95519
(707) 267-9403
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
115 Henderson St.
Eureka, CA 95501
(707) 269-9490
Grades: K-12
| 199 students
11800 State Highway 96
Hoopa, CA 95546
(530) 625-5600
Grades: K-8
| 7 students
P.o. Box 188
Miranda, CA 95553
(707) 943-3144
Grades: 8-12
| 447 students
922 North St
Fortuna, CA 95540
(707) 725-5303
Grades: 9-10
| 8 students
3400 Erie St.
Eureka, CA 95501
(707) 441-2567
Grades: K-8
| 185 students

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