Top 10 Best Modesto Public Schools (2021-22)

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 74 public schools serving 49,174 students in Modesto, CA. Modesto has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in California.
The top ranked public schools in Modesto, CA are Lakewood Elementary School, Paradise Elementary School and Sonoma Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Modesto, CA public schools have an average math proficiency score of 30% (versus the California public school average of 40%), and reading proficiency score of 42% (versus the 51% statewide average). Schools in Modesto have an average ranking of 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of California public schools.
Minority enrollment is 75% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the California public school average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Best Modesto, CA Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Lakewood Elementary School
Math: 66% | Reading: 79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
2920 Midboro Pl.
Modesto, CA 95355
(209) 574-8152
Grades: K-6
| 366 students
Rank: #22.
Paradise Elementary School
Math: 60-69% | Reading: 60-69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
3361 California Ave.
Modesto, CA 95358
(209) 524-0184
Grades: K-8
| 90 students
Rank: #33.
Sonoma Elementary School
Math: 58% | Reading: 64%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
(1)
1325 Sonoma Ave.
Modesto, CA 95355
(209) 574-8432
Grades: K-6
| 516 students
Rank: #44.
Paradise Charter
Charter School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
3361 California Ave.
Modesto, CA 95358
(209) 524-0184
Grades: K-8
| 102 students
Rank: #55.
Elizabeth Ustach Middle School
Math: 58% | Reading: 60%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
(2)
2701 Kodiak Dr.
Modesto, CA 95355
(209) 552-3000
Grades: 6-8
| 1,034 students
Rank: #66.
Freedom Elementary School
Math: 52% | Reading: 62%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
2101 Fine Ave.
Modesto, CA 95355
(209) 552-3400
Grades: K-5
| 663 students
Rank: #77.
James C. Enochs High School
Math: 43% | Reading: 74%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
3201 Sylvan Ave.
Modesto, CA 95355
(209) 574-1719
Grades: 9-12
| 2,383 students
Rank: #88.
Agnes M. Baptist Elementary School
Math: 55% | Reading: 60%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
(1)
1825 Cheyenne Way
Modesto, CA 95356
(209) 527-0450
Grades: K-6
| 649 students
Rank: #99.
Enslen Elementary School
Math: 50% | Reading: 59%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
515 Coldwell Ave.
Modesto, CA 95354
(209) 574-1982
Grades: K-6
| 395 students
Rank: #1010.
Mary Lou Dieterich Elementary School
Math: 49% | Reading: 59%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
2412 Warm Springs Dr.
Modesto, CA 95350
(209) 550-8400
Grades: K-6
| 587 students
Rank: #1111.
Mary Ann Sanders Elementary School
Math: 48% | Reading: 56%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
3101 Fine Ave.
Modesto, CA 95355
(209) 552-3200
Grades: K-5
| 562 students
Rank: #1212.
Standiford Elementary School
Math: 42% | Reading: 59%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
605 Tokay Ave.
Modesto, CA 95350
(209) 574-5400
Grades: K-5
| 432 students
Rank: #1313.
Daniel J. Savage Middle School
Math: 44% | Reading: 57%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1900 Maid Mariane Ln.
Modesto, CA 95350
(209) 552-3300
Grades: 6-8
| 894 students
Rank: #1414.
Sherwood Elementary School
Math: 51% | Reading: 50%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
819 Rumble Rd.
Modesto, CA 95350
(209) 574-5200
Grades: K-5
| 478 students
Rank: #1515.
Hart-ransom Academic Charter
Charter School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
3920 Shoemake Ave.
Modesto, CA 95358
(209) 523-0401
Grades: K-12
| 383 students
Rank: #1616.
Hart-ransom Elementary School
Math: 40% | Reading: 59%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
3930 Shoemake Ave.
Modesto, CA 95358
(209) 523-9979
Grades: K-8
| 825 students
Rank: #1717.
Stanislaus Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1931 Kiernan Ave.
Modesto, CA 95356
(209) 545-0718
Grades: K-6
| 360 students
Rank: #1818.
Stockard Coffee Elementary School
Math: 41% | Reading: 50%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
3900 N.view Dr.
Modesto, CA 95355
(209) 574-5500
Grades: K-5
| 461 students
Rank: #1919.
Shiloh Charter
Charter School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
6633 Paradise Rd.
Modesto, CA 95358
(209) 522-2261
Grades: K-8
| 124 students
Rank: #2020.
Mildred Perkins Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
3920 Blue Bird Dr.
Modesto, CA 95356
(209) 545-4415
Grades: K-5
| 321 students
Rank: #2121.
Alice N. Stroud Elementary School
Math: 42% | Reading: 42%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
815 Frazine Rd.
Modesto, CA 95357
(209) 491-0754
Grades: K-6
| 528 students
Rank: #2222.
Fred C. Beyer High School
Math: 28% | Reading: 55%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1717 Sylvan Ave.
Modesto, CA 95355
(209) 574-1647
Grades: 9-12
| 1,624 students
Rank: #2323.
Christine Sipherd Elementary School
Math: 40% | Reading: 43%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
3420 E. Orangeburg Ave.
Modesto, CA 95355
(209) 524-4844
Grades: K-6
| 483 students
Rank: #2424.
Joseph A. Gregori High School
Math: 28% | Reading: 52%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
3701 Pirrone Rd.
Modesto, CA 95356
(209) 574-1738
Grades: 9-12
| 2,298 students
Rank: #2525.
Modesto High School
Math: 26% | Reading: 56%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
18 H St.
Modesto, CA 95351
(209) 576-4401
Grades: 9-12
| 2,544 students
Rank: #2626.
Capistrano Elementary School
Math: 36% | Reading: 46%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
400 Capistrano Dr.
Modesto, CA 95354
(209) 521-8664
Grades: K-6
| 496 students
Rank: #2727.
Prescott Junior High School
Math: 33% | Reading: 47%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
(3)
2243 W. Rumble Rd.
Modesto, CA 95350
(209) 529-9892
Grades: 7-8
| 707 students
Rank: #2828.
Alberta Martone Elementary School
Math: 36% | Reading: 45%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1413 Poust Rd.
Modesto, CA 95358
(209) 574-8172
Grades: K-6
| 611 students
Rank: #2929.
Somerset Middle School
Math: 34% | Reading: 46%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
1037 Floyd Ave.
Modesto, CA 95350
(209) 574-5300
Grades: 6-8
| 901 students
Rank: #3030.
Independence Charter
Charter School
Math: 21-39% | Reading: 40-59%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
3920 Blue Bird Dr.
Modesto, CA 95356
(209) 545-4415
Grades: K-8
| 81 students
Rank: #3131.
Virginia Parks Elementary School
Math: 32% | Reading: 46%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1021 Moffett Rd.
Modesto, CA 95351
(209) 556-1670
Grades: K-6
| 691 students
Rank: #3232.
Robertson Road Elementary School
Math: 34% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1821 Robertson Rd.
Modesto, CA 95351
(209) 574-8402
Grades: K-6
| 413 students
Rank: #3333.
Catherine Everett Elementary School
Math: 37% | Reading: 38%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1530 Mount Vernon Dr.
Modesto, CA 95350
(209) 574-1992
Grades: K-6
| 347 students
Rank: #3434.
Orchard Elementary School
Math: 35% | Reading: 41%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
1800 Wisdom Way
Modesto, CA 95355
(209) 552-3100
Grades: K-5
| 604 students
Rank: #3535.
Thomas Downey High School
Math: 20% | Reading: 51%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1000 Coffee Rd.
Modesto, CA 95355
(209) 576-4211
Grades: 9-12
| 2,098 students
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Modesto, California Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
108 Campus Way
Modesto, CA 95350
(209) 558-4415
Grades: 9-12
| 94 students
2410 Janna Ave.
Modesto, CA 95350
(209) 529-5480
Grades: K-6
| 250 students
108 Campus Way
Modesto, CA 95350
(209) 558-4415
Grades: 11-12
| 31 students
500 Locust St
Modesto, CA 95351
(209) 576-4110
Grades: K-1
| n/a students
Rt. 1, 6437 Milnes Rd.
Modesto, CA 95357
(209) 523-5856
Grades: K-5
| 84 students
426 Locust St
Modesto, CA 95351
(209) 576-4011
Grades: 7-12
| 97 students
2036 East Hatch Rd.
Modesto, CA 95351
(209) 538-8082
Grades: K-8
| 356 students
3313 Coffee Rd.
Modesto, CA 95355
(209) 544-8722
Grades: K-8
| 290 students
2201 Blue Gum Ave.
Modesto, CA 95358
(209) 575-7842
Grades: 11
| 8 students

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