Top 3 Best Portola Public Schools (2021-22)

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 3 public schools serving 619 students in Portola, CA. Portola has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in California.
The top ranked public schools in Portola, CA are Portola Junior/senior High School, C. Roy Carmichael Elementary School and Beckwourth (jim) High (Continuation School). Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Portola, CA public schools have an average math proficiency score of 24% (versus the California public school average of 40%), and reading proficiency score of 44% (versus the 51% statewide average). Schools in Portola have an average ranking of 3/10, which is in the bottom 50% of California public schools.
Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the California public school average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Best Portola, CA Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Portola Junior/senior High School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
(2)
155 Sixth Ave.
Portola, CA 96122
(530) 832-4284
Grades: 7-12
| 262 students
Rank: #22.
C. Roy Carmichael Elementary School
Math: 19% | Reading: 36%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
895 W. St.
Portola, CA 96122
(530) 832-0211
Grades: K-6
| 344 students
Beckwourth (jim) High (Continuation School)
Alternative School
155 Sixth Ave.
Portola, CA 96122
(530) 832-5581
Grades: 9-12
| 13 students
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Portola, California Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
505 Nevada St.
Portola, CA 96122
(530) 832-0560
Grades: 6-8
| 236 students

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