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For the 2021 school year, there are 198 public schools serving 123,165 students in Sacramento, CA. Sacramento has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in California.
The top ranked public schools in Sacramento, CA are Phoebe A. Hearst Elementary School, Arnold Adreani Elementary School and Crocker/riverside Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Sacramento, CA public schools have an average math proficiency score of 31% (versus the California public school average of 40%), and reading proficiency score of 42% (versus the 51% statewide average). Schools in Sacramento have an average ranking of 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of California public schools.
Minority enrollment is 81% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the California public school average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Best Sacramento, CA Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Phoebe A. Hearst Elementary School Math: 83% | Reading: 90%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    1410 60th St.
    Sacramento, CA 95819
    (916) 277-6690

    Grades: K-6 | 672 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Arnold Adreani Elementary School Math: 81% | Reading: 84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    9927 Wildhawk W. Dr.
    Sacramento, CA 95829
    (916) 525-0630

    Grades: K-6 | 792 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Crocker/riverside Elementary School Math: 80% | Reading: 82%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    2970 Riverside Blvd.
    Sacramento, CA 95818
    (916) 395-4535

    Grades: K-6 | 657 students
  • Rank: #44.
    West Campus Math: 62% | Reading: 93%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    5022 58th St.
    Sacramento, CA 95820
    (916) 277-6400

    Grades: 9-12 | 862 students
  • Rank: #55.
    Caleb Greenwood Elementary School Math: 66% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    5457 Carlson Dr.
    Sacramento, CA 95819
    (916) 277-6266

    Grades: K-6 | 501 students
  • Rank: #66.
    Natomas Pacific Pathways Prep Magnet School
    Charter School
    Math: 50-54% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    3700 Del Paso Rd.
    Sacramento, CA 95834
    (916) 567-5740

    Grades: 9-12 | 619 students
  • Rank: #77.
    Genevieve Didion Math: 63% | Reading: 69%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    6490 Harmon Dr.
    Sacramento, CA 95831
    (916) 433-5039

    Grades: K-8 | 598 students
  • Rank: #88.
    Camellia Elementary School Math: 64% | Reading: 68%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    6600 Cougar Dr.
    Sacramento, CA 95828
    (916) 395-4520

    Grades: K-6 | 462 students
  • Rank: #99.
    Mariemont Elementary School Math: 62% | Reading: 64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    1401 Corta Way
    Sacramento, CA 95864
    (916) 575-2360

    Grades: K-5 | 611 students
  • Rank: #1010.
    Sutter Middle School Math: 54% | Reading: 69%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    3150 I St.
    Sacramento, CA 95816
    (916) 395-5370

    Grades: 7-8 | 1,206 student
  • Rank: #1111.
    James R. Cowan Fundamental Elementary School Math: 57% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    3350 Becerra Way
    Sacramento, CA 95821
    (916) 575-2312

    Grades: K-6 | 488 students
  • Rank: #1212.
    Theodore Judah Elementary School Math: 58% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    3919 Mckinley Blvd.
    Sacramento, CA 95819
    (916) 395-4790

    Grades: K-6 | 575 students
  • Rank: #1313.
    Leonardo Da Vinci Math: 54% | Reading: 67%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    4701 Joaquin Way
    Sacramento, CA 95822
    (916) 395-4635

    Grades: K-8 | 869 students
  • Rank: #1414.
    William Land Elementary School Math: 59% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    2120 12th St.
    Sacramento, CA 95818
    (916) 264-4166

    Grades: K-6 | 433 students
  • Rank: #1515.
    David Lubin Elementary School Math: 56% | Reading: 64%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    3535 M St.
    Sacramento, CA 95816
    (916) 277-6271

    Grades: K-6 | 567 students
  • Rank: #1616.
    Natomas Pacific Pathways Prep Middle School Magnet School
    Charter School
    Math: 54% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    3700 Del Paso Rd.
    Sacramento, CA 95834
    (916) 567-5740

    Grades: 6-8 | 509 students
  • Rank: #1717.
    Westlake Charter Charter School
    Math: 52% | Reading: 64%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    2680 Mabry Dr.
    Sacramento, CA 95835
    (916) 567-5760

    Grades: K-8 | 919 students
  • Rank: #1818.
    Natomas Pacific Pathways Prep Elementary School Charter School
    Math: 55-59% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    4400 E. Commerce Way
    Sacramento, CA 95834
    (916) 567-5741

    Grades: K-5 | 300 students
  • Rank: #1919.
    Heron Math: 52% | Reading: 60%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    5151 Banfield Dr.
    Sacramento, CA 95835
    (916) 567-5680

    Grades: K-8 | 1,007 student
  • Rank: #2020.
    Paso Verde Math: 50% | Reading: 61%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    3800 Del Paso Rd.
    Sacramento, CA 95834
    (510) 502-5481

    Grades: K-8 | 315 students
  • Rank: #2121.
    Matsuyama Elementary School Math: 52% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    7680 Windbridge Dr.
    Sacramento, CA 95831
    (916) 395-4650

    Grades: K-6 | 610 students
  • Rank: #2222.
    Pony Express Elementary School Math: 51% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    1250 56th Ave.
    Sacramento, CA 95831
    (916) 395-4690

    Grades: K-6 | 399 students
  • Rank: #2323.
    Sutterville Elementary School Math: 47% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    4967 Monterey Way
    Sacramento, CA 95822
    (916) 277-6693

    Grades: K-6 | 508 students
  • Rank: #2424.
    Mira Loma High School Magnet School
    Math: 44% | Reading: 60%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    4000 Edison Ave.
    Sacramento, CA 95821
    (916) 971-7465

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,765 student
  • Rank: #2525.
    Rio Americano High School Magnet School
    Math: 42% | Reading: 59%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    4540 American River Dr.
    Sacramento, CA 95864
    (916) 971-7494

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,820 student
  • Rank: #2626.
    Sheldon High School Math: 35% | Reading: 67%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    8333 Kingsbridge Dr.
    Sacramento, CA 95829
    (916) 681-7500

    Grades: 9-12 | 2,471 students
  • Rank: #2727.
    Two Rivers Elementary School Math: 48% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    3201 W. River Dr.
    Sacramento, CA 95833
    (916) 567-5520

    Grades: K-5 | 661 students
  • Rank: #2828.
    Arden Middle School Math: 47% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    1640 Watt Ave.
    Sacramento, CA 95864
    (916) 971-7306

    Grades: 6-8 | 974 students
  • Rank: #2929.
    Sierra Oaks K-8 Math: 43% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    171 Mills Rd.
    Sacramento, CA 95864
    (916) 575-2390

    Grades: K-8 | 701 students
  • Rank: #3030.
    Hazel Strauch Elementary School Math: 48% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    3141 N.stead Dr.
    Sacramento, CA 95833
    (916) 566-2745

    Grades: K-5 | 593 students
  • Rank: #31-3231.- 32.
    Regency Park Elementary School Math: 48% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    5901 Bridgecross Dr.
    Sacramento, CA 95835
    (916) 566-1660

    Grades: K-5 | 674 students
  • Rank: #31-3231.- 32.
    Ridgepoint Elementary School Math: 48% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    4680 Monument Dr.
    Sacramento, CA 95842
    (916) 566-1950

    Grades: K-8 | 700 students
  • Rank: #3333.
    Golden Empire Elementary School Math: 40% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    9045 Canberra Dr.
    Sacramento, CA 95826
    (916) 395-4580

    Grades: K-6 | 615 students
  • Rank: #3434.
    Pioneer Elementary School Math: 47% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    5816 Pioneer Way
    Sacramento, CA 95841
    (916) 566-1940

    Grades: K-8 | 651 students
  • Rank: #3535.
    School Of Engineering & Sciences Alternative School
    Math: 38% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    7345 Gloria Dr.
    Sacramento, CA 95831
    (916) 395-5040

    Grades: 7-12 | 541 students
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