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For the 2021 school year, there are 41 public schools serving 9,549 students in Lake County, CA. Lake County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in California.
The top ranked public schools in Lake County, CA are Cobb Mountain Elementary School, Richard H. Lewis Alternative and Coyote Valley Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Lake County, CA public schools have an average math proficiency score of 21% (versus the California public school average of 40%), and reading proficiency score of 33% (versus the 51% statewide average). Schools in Lake County have an average ranking of 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of California public schools.
Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the California public school average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Best Lake County Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Cobb Mountain Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    15895 Highway 175
    Middletown, CA 95461
    (707) 928-5229

    Grades: K-6 | 131 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Richard H. Lewis Alternative Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: ≥50%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    15850 Dam Rd Ex
    Clearlake, CA 95422
    (707) 994-2045

    Grades: K-12 | 33 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Coyote Valley Elementary School Math: 44% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    18950 Coyote Valley Rd.
    Middletown, CA 95461
    (707) 987-3357

    Grades: K-6 | 420 students
  • Rank: #4-84.-8.
    Clearlake Creativity Special Education School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    6945 Old Highway 53
    Clearlake, CA 95422
    (707) 262-4130

    Grades: K-12 | 22 students
  • Rank: #4-84.-8.
    Ed Donaldson Education Center Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    4500 Konocti Rd.
    Kelseyville, CA 95451
    (707) 279-8414

    Grades: 9-12 | 18 students
  • Rank: #4-84.-8.
    Lakeport Community Day Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    100 Lange St.
    Lakeport, CA 95453
    (707) 262-3013

    Grades: 6-10 | 5 students
  • Rank: #4-84.-8.
    Lloyd Hance Community Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    1510 Argonaut Rd.
    Lakeport, CA 95453
    (707) 262-4167

    Grades: 7-12 | 14 students
  • Rank: #4-84.-8.
    Natural High (Continuation School) Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    100 Lange St.
    Lakeport, CA 95453
    (707) 262-3013

    Grades: 9-12 | 19 students
  • Rank: #99.
    Upper Lake Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    679 Second St.
    Upper Lake, CA 95485
    (707) 275-2357

    Grades: K-5 | 353 students
  • Rank: #1010.
    Middletown High School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    20932 Big Canyon Rd.
    Middletown, CA 95461
    (707) 987-4140

    Grades: 9-12 | 477 students
  • Rank: #1111.
    Minnie Cannon Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    15846 Wardlaw St.
    Middletown, CA 95461
    (707) 987-4130

    Grades: K-6 | 165 students
  • Rank: #1212.
    Lakeport Alternative (home School) Alternative School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: 40-59%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    100 Lange St.
    Lakeport, CA 95453
    (707) 262-3013

    Grades: K-12 | 31 students
  • Rank: #1313.
    Middletown Middle School Math: 25% | Reading: 40%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    15846 Wardlaw St.
    Middletown, CA 95461
    (707) 987-4160

    Grades: 7-8 | 254 students
  • Rank: #1414.
    Clear Lake High School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    350 Lange St.
    Lakeport, CA 95453
    (707) 262-3010

    Grades: 9-12 | 394 students
  • Rank: #1515.
    Kelseyville Elementary School Math: 25% | Reading: 33%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    5065 Konocti Rd.
    Kelseyville, CA 95451
    (707) 279-4232

    Grades: K-5 | 501 students
  • Rank: #1616.
    Burns Valley Math: 24% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    3620 Pine St.
    Clearlake, CA 95422
    (707) 994-2272

    Grades: K-7 | 527 students
  • Rank: #1717.
    Kelseyville High School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    5480 Main St.
    Kelseyville, CA 95451
    (707) 279-4923

    Grades: 9-12 | 527 students
  • Rank: #1818.
    Konocti Education Center Alternative School
    Magnet School
    Math: 15% | Reading: 37%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    15850-a Dam Rd. Extention
    Clearlake, CA 95422
    (707) 994-6447

    Grades: 4-12 | 391 students
  • Rank: #1919.
    Lower Lake Elementary School Math: 22% | Reading: 29%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    9240 Lake St.
    Lower Lake, CA 95457
    (707) 994-5787

    Grades: K-7 | 671 students
  • Rank: #2020.
    Terrace Middle School Math: 20% | Reading: 31%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    250 Lange St.
    Lakeport, CA 95453
    (707) 262-3007

    Grades: 4-8 | 580 students
  • Rank: #2121.
    Lakeport Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    150 Lange St.
    Lakeport, CA 95453
    (707) 262-3005

    Grades: K-3 | 480 students
  • Rank: #2222.
    Lucerne Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    3351 Country Club Dr.
    Lucerne, CA 95458
    (707) 274-5578

    Grades: K-8 | 263 students
  • Rank: #2323.
    Mountain Vista Middle School Math: 16% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    5081 Konocti Rd.
    Kelseyville, CA 95451
    (707) 279-4060

    Grades: 6-8 | 399 students
  • Rank: #2424.
    Lower Lake High School Math: 11% | Reading: 34%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    9430 A Lake St.
    Lower Lake, CA 95457
    (707) 994-6471

    Grades: 8-12 | 863 students
  • Rank: #2525.
    Riviera Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    10505 Fairway Dr.
    Kelseyville, CA 95451
    (707) 277-6050

    Grades: K-5 | 249 students
  • Rank: #26-2726.- 27.
    Carle (william C.) High (Continuation School) Alternative School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    9345 Winchester St.
    Lower Lake, CA 95457
    (707) 994-1033

    Grades: 9-12 | 83 students
  • Rank: #26-2726.- 27.
    Highlands Academy Alternative School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    9690 Winchester St.
    Lower Lake, CA 95457
    (707) 994-1033

    Grades: 2-8 | 27 students
  • Rank: #2828.
    Upper Lake High School Math: ≤10% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    675 Clover Valley Rd.
    Upper Lake, CA 95485
    (707) 275-2338

    Grades: 9-12 | 305 students
  • Rank: #2929.
    Upper Lake Middle School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    725 Old Lucerne Rd.
    Upper Lake, CA 95485
    (707) 275-0223

    Grades: 6-8 | 160 students
  • Rank: #3030.
    Pomo Math: 7% | Reading: 14%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    3350 Acacia St.
    Clearlake, CA 95422
    (707) 994-6744

    Grades: K-7 | 698 students
  • Rank: #3131.
    East Lake Math: ≤5% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    13050 High Valley Rd.
    Clearlake Oaks, CA 95423
    (707) 998-3387

    Grades: K-7 | 164 students
  • Rank: #32-4132.- 41.
    Blue Heron Alternative School
    9345 Winchester St.
    Lower Lake, CA 95457
    (707) 994-1033

    Grades: 9-11 | 32 students
  • Rank: #32-4132.- 41.
    California Connections Academy @ North Bay Charter School
    20932 Big Canyon Rd.
    Ripon, CA 95366
    (949) 306-8498

    Grades: K-12 | 172 students
  • Rank: #32-4132.- 41.
    Clover Valley High (Continuation School) Alternative School
    682 Clover Valley Rd.
    Upper Lake, CA 95485
    (707) 275-0840

    Grades: 9-12 | 15 students
  • Rank: #32-4132.- 41.
    Kelseyville Community Day Alternative School
    3980 Gard St.
    Kelseyville, CA 95451
    (707) 279-2410

    Grades: 7-12 | 8 students
  • Show 6 more public schools in Lake County, CA (out of 41 total schools)
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