Top 10 Best Placerville Public Schools (2024)

For the 2024 school year, there are 21 public schools serving 12,820 students in Placerville, CA (there are 5 private schools, serving 347 private students). 97% of all K-12 students in Placerville, CA are educated in public schools (compared to the CA state average of 90%).
The top ranked public schools in Placerville, CA are Ocean Grove Charter, Rite Of Passage and South Sutter Charter. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Placerville, CA public schools have an average math proficiency score of 33% (versus the California public school average of 34%), and reading proficiency score of 52% (versus the 49% statewide average). Schools in Placerville have an average ranking of 6/10, which is in the top 50% of California public schools.
Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the California public school average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Best Placerville, CA Public Schools (2024)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Ocean Grove Charter
Charter School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 71%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
16900 N. Highway Nine
Placerville, CA 95667
(530) 295-3566
Grades: K-12
| 3,084 students
Rank: #22.
Rite Of Passage
Alternative School
Charter School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
100 Rosaschi Rd.
Placerville, CA 95667
(530) 295-2271
Grades: 9-12
| 37 students
Rank: #33.
South Sutter Charter
Charter School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
2044 Nicolaus Ave.
Placerville, CA 95667
(800) 979-4436
Grades: K-12
| 2,486 students
Rank: #44.
Sky Mountain Charter
Charter School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
4535 Missouri Flat Rd. Ste. 1a
Placerville, CA 95667
(800) 976-4436
Grades: K-12
| 2,155 students
Rank: #5 - 65. - 6.
Charter Community School Home Study Academy
Alternative School
Charter School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
6767 Green Valley Rd.
Placerville, CA 95667
(530) 295-2271
Grades: K-12
| 349 students
Rank: #5 - 65. - 6.
Gold Trail
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
889 Cold Springs Rd.
Placerville, CA 95667
(530) 626-2595
Grades: 4-8
| 305 students
Rank: #77.
Sierra Elementary School
Math: 42% | Reading: 51%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1100 Thompson Way
Placerville, CA 95667
(530) 622-0814
Grades: K-5
| 399 students
Rank: #88.
El Dorado High School
Math: 30% | Reading: 60%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
561 Canal St.
Placerville, CA 95667
(530) 622-3634
Grades: 9-12
| 1,214 students
Rank: #99.
Gold Oak Elementary School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
3171 Pleasant Valley Rd.
Placerville, CA 95667
(530) 626-3160
Grades: K-5
| 282 students
Rank: #1010.
Edwin Markham Middle School
Math: 23% | Reading: 47%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
2800 Moulton Dr.
Placerville, CA 95667
(530) 622-0403
Grades: 6-8
| 400 students
Rank: #1111.
Louisiana Schnell Elementary School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
2871 Schnell Sch Rd.
Placerville, CA 95667
(530) 622-6244
Grades: K-5
| 371 students
Rank: #1212.
Pleasant Valley Middle School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
4120 Pleasant Valley Rd.
Placerville, CA 95667
(530) 644-9620
Grades: 6-8
| 149 students
Rank: #1313.
Independence Continuation
Alternative School
Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
385 Pleasant Valley Rd.
Placerville, CA 95667
(530) 622-7090
Grades: 9-12
| 105 students
Rank: #1414.
Special Education
Special Education School
Math: 10-14% | Reading: 10-14%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
6767 Green Valley Rd.
Placerville, CA 95667
(530) 295-2275
Grades: K-12
| 199 students
Rank: n/an/a
Blue Ridge
Alternative School
1041 Al Tahoe Blvd.
Placerville, CA 95667
(530) 541-4126
Grades: K-12
| 2 students
Rank: n/an/a
Central Sierra Rop
Vocational School
6767 Green Valley Rd.
Placerville, CA 95667
(530) 622-7130
Grades: 10-12
| 0 students
Rank: n/an/a
Charter Alternative Program (Cap)
Alternative School
Charter School
6520 Oak Dell Rd.
Placerville, CA 95667
(530) 622-6984
Grades: K-8
| 169 students
Rank: n/an/a
Golden Ridge
Alternative School
299 Fair Ln.
Placerville, CA 95667
(530) 626-4356
Grades: K-12
| 0 students
Rank: n/an/a
3781 Forni Rd.
Placerville, CA 95667
(530) 622-4668
Grades: 5-8
| 388 students
Rank: n/an/a
6701 Green Valley Rd.
Placerville, CA 95667
(530) 626-0765
Grades: K-4
| 485 students
Rank: n/an/a
Sutters Mill
4801 Luneman Rd.
Placerville, CA 95667
(530) 626-2591
Grades: K-3
| 241 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Placerville, California

Placerville, California Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
6520 Oak Dell Rd
Placerville, CA 95667
(530) 295-2271
Grades: K-8
| 3 students
385 Pleasant Valley Rd.
Placerville, CA 95667
(530) 622-7090
Grades: 9-12
| 9 students
6767 Green Valley Rd.
Placerville, CA 95667
(530) 295-2259
Grades: K-6
| 5 students
3171 Pleasant Valley Rd
Placerville, CA 95667
(530) 626-3157
Grades: 6-8
| 55 students
3781 Forni Rd.
Placerville, CA 95667
(530) 622-4668
Grades: 6-8
| 558 students
3781 Forni Rd.
Placerville, CA 95667
(530) 622-4668
Grades: 6-8
| 539 students
1032 Thompson Way
Placerville, CA 95667
(530) 622-7216
Grades: K-5
| n/a students
561 Canal St.
Placerville, CA 95667
(530) 622-3634
Grades: 9-12
| 46 students
6767 Green Valley Rd.
Placerville, CA 95667
(530) 295-2257
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top ranked public schools in Placerville, CA?
The top ranked public schools in Placerville, CA include Ocean Grove Charter, Rite Of Passage and South Sutter Charter.
How many public schools are located in Placerville, CA?
21 public schools are located in Placerville, CA.
What percentage of students in Placerville, CA go to public school?
97% of all K-12 students in Placerville, CA are educated in public schools (compared to the CA state average of 90%).
What is the racial composition of students in Placerville, CA?
Placerville, CA public schools minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the California public schools average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

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