Top 10 Best Placer County Public Schools (2022-23)

For the 2022-23 school year, there are 118 public schools serving 66,823 students in Placer County, CA (there are 34 private schools, serving 4,004 private students). 94% of all K-12 students in Placer County, CA are educated in public schools compared to the CA state average of 90%. Placer County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in California.
The top ranked public schools in Placer County, CA are Creekside Charter, Valley View Elementary School and Granite Bay High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Placer County, CA public schools have an average math proficiency score of 54% (versus the California public school average of 40%), and reading proficiency score of 66% (versus the 51% statewide average). Schools in Placer County have an average ranking of 10/10, which is in the top 5% of California public schools.
Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the California public school average of 78% (majority Hispanic).

Best Placer County Public Schools (2022-23)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Creekside Charter
Charter School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1916 Chamonix Pl.
Olympic Valley, CA 96146
(530) 581-1036
Grades: K-8
| 209 students
Rank: #22.
Valley View Elementary School
Math: 81% | Reading: 86%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
3000 Crest Dr.
Rocklin, CA 95765
(916) 435-4844
Grades: K-6
| 579 students
Rank: #33.
Granite Bay High School
Math: 74% | Reading: 88%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1 Grizzly Way
Granite Bay, CA 95746
(916) 786-8676
Grades: 9-12
| 2,026 students
Rank: #44.
Franklin Elementary School
Math: 77% | Reading: 83%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
7050 Franklin Sch Rd.
Loomis, CA 95650
(916) 652-1818
Grades: K-8
| 480 students
Rank: #55.
Willma Cavitt Junior High School
Math: 74% | Reading: 86%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
7200 Fuller Dr.
Granite Bay, CA 95746
(916) 791-4152
Grades: 7-8
| 335 students
Rank: #6 - 76. - 7.
Greenhills Elementary School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
8200 Greenhills Way
Granite Bay, CA 95746
(916) 791-4230
Grades: K-3
| 410 students
Rank: #6 - 76. - 7.
Oakhills Elementary School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
9233 Twin Sch Rd.
Granite Bay, CA 95746
(916) 791-5391
Grades: K-3
| 413 students
Rank: #88.
Western Sierra Collegiate Academy
Charter School
Math: 68% | Reading: 86%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
660 Menlo Dr.
Rocklin, CA 95765
(916) 778-4544
Grades: 7-12
| 805 students
Rank: #99.
Junction Elementary School
Math: 71% | Reading: 81%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
2150 Ellison Dr.
Roseville, CA 95747
(916) 771-1860
Grades: K-5
| 714 students
Rank: #1010.
Sunset Ranch Elementary School
Math: 75% | Reading: 78%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
2500 Bridlewood Dr.
Rocklin, CA 95765
(916) 624-2048
Grades: K-6
| 638 students
Rank: #1111.
Rocklin Academy
Charter School
Math: 80% | Reading: 75%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
6532 Turnstone Way
Rocklin, CA 95765
(916) 632-6580
Grades: K-6
| 398 students
Rank: #1212.
Loomis Basin Charter
Charter School
Math: 72% | Reading: 78%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
5438 Laird Rd.
Loomis, CA 95650
(916) 652-2642
Grades: K-8
| 505 students
Rank: #1313.
Placer Elementary School
Math: 74% | Reading: 76%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
8650 Horseshoe Bar Rd.
Loomis, CA 95650
(916) 652-1830
Grades: K-8
| 511 students
Rank: #1414.
Olympus Junior High School
Math: 67% | Reading: 80%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
2625 La Croix Dr.
Roseville, CA 95661
(916) 782-1667
Grades: 7-8
| 532 students
Rank: #1515.
Ridgeview Elementary School
Math: 68% | Reading: 79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
9177 Twin Sch Rd.
Granite Bay, CA 95746
(916) 791-3477
Grades: 4-6
| 573 students
Rank: #1616.
Blue Oaks Elementary School
Math: 69% | Reading: 77%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
8150 Horncastle Ave.
Roseville, CA 95747
(916) 771-1700
Grades: K-5
| 455 students
Rank: #1717.
Rocklin High School
Math: 66% | Reading: 75%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
5301 Victory Ln.
Rocklin, CA 95765
(916) 632-1600
Grades: 9-12
| 2,178 students
Rank: #1818.
Rocklin Academy Gateway
Charter School
Math: 67% | Reading: 74%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
6550 Lonetree Blvd.
Rocklin, CA 95765
(916) 778-4550
Grades: K-8
| 1,155 students
Rank: #1919.
Granite Oaks Middle School
Math: 67% | Reading: 73%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2600 Wyckford Dr.
Rocklin, CA 95765
(916) 315-9009
Grades: 7-8
| 1,050 students
Rank: #2020.
H. Clarke Powers Elementary School
Math: 67% | Reading: 72%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
3296 Humphrey Rd.
Loomis, CA 95650
(916) 652-2635
Grades: K-8
| 489 students
Rank: #2121.
Twelve Bridges Elementary School
Math: 69% | Reading: 71%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2450 E.ridge Dr.
Lincoln, CA 95648
(916) 434-5220
Grades: K-5
| 584 students
Rank: #2222.
Orchard Ranch Elementary School
Math: 66% | Reading: 72%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
4375 Brookstone Dr.
Roseville, CA 95747
(916) 771-1890
Grades: K-5
| 831 students
Rank: #2323.
Sierra Elementary School
Math: 64% | Reading: 73%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
6811 Camborne Way
Rocklin, CA 95677
(916) 788-7141
Grades: K-6
| 436 students
Rank: #2424.
Barbara Chilton Middle School
Math: 61% | Reading: 75%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
4501 Bob Doyle Dr.
Roseville, CA 95747
(916) 771-1870
Grades: 6-8
| 1,114 students
Rank: #2525.
Maidu Elementary School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1950 Johnson Ranch Dr.
Roseville, CA 95661
(916) 789-7910
Grades: K-3
| 420 students
Rank: #2626.
Excelsior Elementary School
Math: 61% | Reading: 74%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2701 Eureka Rd.
Roseville, CA 95661
(916) 780-2701
Grades: 4-6
| 461 students
Rank: #27 - 2827. - 28.
Penryn Elementary School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
6885 English Colony Way
Penryn, CA 95663
(916) 663-3993
Grades: K-8
| 226 students
Rank: #27 - 2827. - 28.
Tahoe Lake Elementary School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
740 Timberland Ln.
Tahoe City, CA 96145
(530) 582-2700
Grades: K-4
| 241 students
Rank: #2929.
Ruhkala Elementary School
Math: 67% | Reading: 69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
6530 Turnstone Way
Rocklin, CA 95765
(916) 632-6560
Grades: K-6
| 311 students
Rank: #3030.
Stoneridge Elementary School
Math: 60% | Reading: 74%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2501 Alexandra Dr.
Roseville, CA 95661
(916) 771-1830
Grades: K-5
| 569 students
Rank: #3131.
Rock Creek Elementary School
Math: 66% | Reading: 69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2140 Collet Quarry Dr.
Rocklin, CA 95765
(916) 788-4282
Grades: K-6
| 513 students
Rank: #3232.
Oakmont High School
Math: 52% | Reading: 80%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1710 Cirby Way
Roseville, CA 95661
(916) 782-3781
Grades: 9-12
| 1,840 students
Rank: #3333.
Fiddyment Farm
Math: 63% | Reading: 70%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
4001 Brick Mason Cir.
Roseville, CA 95747
(916) 771-1880
Grades: K-5
| 581 students
Rank: #3434.
Quail Glen Elementary School
Math: 62% | Reading: 70%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1250 Canavari Dr.
Roseville, CA 95747
(916) 789-7100
Grades: K-5
| 507 students
Rank: #3535.
Bowman Charter
Charter School
Math: 57% | Reading: 72%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
13777 Bowman Rd.
Auburn, CA 95603
(530) 885-1974
Grades: K-8
| 571 students
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School
Location
Grades
Students
11484 B Ave.
Auburn, CA 95603
(530) 886-4400
Grades: 9-12
| 10 students
173 Oak St.
Auburn, CA 95603
(530) 885-7066
Grades: K-8
| 262 students
1200 Melody Ln. Ste. 100
Roseville, CA 95661
(916) 677-6497
Grades: 9-12
| 15 students
1033 S. Auburn St.
Colfax, CA 95713
(530) 346-8340
Grades: K-12
| 536 students
9177 Twin School Rd.
Granite Bay, CA 95746
(916) 791-3477
Grades: 4-6
| 499 students
2955 Pfe Rd.
Roseville, CA 95747
(916) 770-8809
Grades: K-5
| 425 students
42420 Emigrant Gap Rd.
Alta, CA 95701
(530) 389-8225
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
5477 Eureka Rd.
Granite Bay, CA 95746
(916) 791-1115
Grades: 4-6
| 387 students
22888 Foresthill Rd
Foresthill, CA 95631
(530) 367-3782
Grades: 5-8
| 193 students
9050 Old State Hwy.
Newcastle, CA 95658
(916) 259-1425
Grades: K-12
| 498 students
16825 Placer Hills Rd
Meadow Vista, CA 95722
(530) 886-5800
Grades: K-8
| 94 students
3266 Iowa Hill Rd
Colfax, CA 95713
(530) 913-9680
Grades: K-8
| n/a students
1797 Bella Breeze Dr.
Roseville, CA 95678
(916) 209-5540
Grades: K-12
| 912 students
9177 Twin School Rd.
Granite Bay, CA 95746
(916) 791-3477
Grades: 4-6
| 499 students
1081 Seventh St.
Lincoln, CA 95648
(916) 645-6360
Grades: 9-12
| 938 students
3775 Richardson Dr.
Auburn, CA 95602
(530) 885-8401
Grades: 9-12
| 109 students
24750 Main St
Foresthill, CA 95631
(530) 367-2966
Grades: K-8
| 8 students
450 Main St.
Newcastle, CA 95658
(916) 259-2832
Grades: K-12
| n/a students
2800 Nicolaus Rd. Ste. 100
Lincoln, CA 95648
(916) 408-5200
Grades: K-12
| 562 students
Po Box 68
Meadow Vista, CA 95722
(530) 878-1551
Grades: 3-5
| 419 students
6532 Turnstone Way
Rocklin, CA 95765
(916) 632-6580
Grades: K-6
| 140 students
3250 Victory Dr.
Rocklin, CA 95765
(916) 632-3195
Grades: K-12
| n/a students
711 Oakridge Dr
Roseville, CA 95661
(916) 771-1810
Grades: K-6
| 321 students
16505 Placer Hills Rd
Meadow Vista, CA 95722
(530) 878-9473
Grades: K-3
| 63 students
1916 Chamonix Pl.
Olympic Valley, CA 96146
(530) 581-1036
Grades: 7-12
| 39 students
1750 Chelsea Way
Roseville, CA 95661
(916) 782-8065
Grades: 9-12
| 31 students
200 W. Weimar Cross Rd.
Weimar, CA 95736
(530) 637-4121
Grades: 6-8
| 269 students

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