Top 10 Best Sacramento County Public Schools (2024)

For the 2024 school year, there are 390 public schools serving 248,017 students in Sacramento County, CA (there are 125 private schools, serving 19,683 private students). 93% of all K-12 students in Sacramento County, CA are educated in public schools (compared to the CA state average of 90%).
The top ranked public schools in Sacramento County, CA are Phoebe A. Hearst Elementary School, Sandra J. Gallardo Elementary School and Mangini Ranch Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Sacramento County, CA public schools have an average math proficiency score of 33% (versus the California public school average of 33%), and reading proficiency score of 45% (versus the 47% statewide average). Schools in Sacramento County have an average ranking of 7/10, which is in the top 50% of California public schools.
Minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the California public school average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Best Public Schools in Sacramento County (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Phoebe A. Hearst Elementary School
(Math: 79% | Reading: 87%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1410 60th St.
Sacramento, CA 95819
(916) 277-6690
Grades: K-6
| 641 students
Rank: #22.
Sandra J. Gallardo Elementary School
(Math: 82% | Reading: 83%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
775 Russi Rd.
Folsom, CA 95630
(916) 294-9170
Grades: K-5
| 363 students
Rank: #3 - 43. - 4.
Mangini Ranch Elementary School
(Math: 80-84% | Reading: 80-84%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
4640 Sparrow Dr.
Folsom, CA 95630
(916) 294-2460
Grades: K-5
| 316 students
Rank: #3 - 43. - 4.
Riverview Stem Elementary School
(Math: 80-84% | Reading: 80-84%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
10700 Ambassador Dr.
Rancho Cordova, CA 95670
(916) 294-2435
Grades: K-5
| 337 students
Rank: #55.
Carl H. Sundahl Elementary School
(Math: 75-79% | Reading: 80-84%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
9932 Inwood Rd.
Folsom, CA 95630
(916) 294-2425
Grades: K-5
| 324 students
Rank: #66.
Russell Ranch Elementary School
(Math: 79% | Reading: 79%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
375 Dry Creek Rd.
Folsom, CA 95630
(916) 294-2430
Grades: K-5
| 625 students
Rank: #77.
Arnold Adreani Elementary School
(Math: 73% | Reading: 81%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
9927 Wildhawk W. Dr.
Sacramento, CA 95829
(916) 525-0630
Grades: K-6
| 830 students
Rank: #88.
Crocker/riverside Elementary School
(Math: 75% | Reading: 79%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
2970 Riverside Blvd.
Sacramento, CA 95818
(916) 395-4535
Grades: K-6
| 593 students
Rank: #99.
Empire Oaks Elementary School
(Math: 75% | Reading: 77%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1830 Bonhill Dr.
Folsom, CA 95630
(916) 294-9130
Grades: K-5
| 394 students
Rank: #1010.
Oak Chan Elementary School
(Math: 77% | Reading: 73%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
101 Prewett Dr.
Folsom, CA 95630
(916) 294-9155
Grades: K-5
| 454 students
Rank: #1111.
Folsom Middle School
(Math: 67% | Reading: 79%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
500 Blue Ravine Rd.
Folsom, CA 95630
(916) 294-9040
Grades: 6-8
| 1,308 students
Rank: #1212.
Folsom Hills Elementary School
(Math: 71% | Reading: 76%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
106 Manseau Dr.
Folsom, CA 95630
(916) 294-9135
Grades: K-5
| 489 students
Rank: #1313.
Elliott Ranch Elementary School
(Math: 67% | Reading: 77%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
10000 E. Taron Dr.
Elk Grove, CA 95757
(916) 683-3877
Grades: K-6
| 612 students
Rank: #1414.
Folsom High School
(Math: 58% | Reading: 85%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1655 Iron Point Rd.
Folsom, CA 95630
(916) 294-2400
Grades: 9-12
| 2,675 students
Rank: #1515.
Caleb Greenwood Elementary School
(Math: 70% | Reading: 73%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
5457 Carlson Dr.
Sacramento, CA 95819
(916) 277-6266
Grades: K-6
| 488 students
Rank: #1616.
Sunrise Elementary School
(Math: 67% | Reading: 74%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
11821 Cobble Brook Dr.
Rancho Cordova, CA 95742
(916) 985-4350
Grades: K-6
| 847 students
Rank: #1717.
West Campus
(Math: 50-54% | Reading: 90-94%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
5022 58th St.
Sacramento, CA 95820
(916) 277-6400
Grades: 9-12
| 834 students
Rank: #1818.
Zehnder Ranch Elementary School
(Math: 67% | Reading: 73%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
9880 Denali Cir.
Elk Grove, CA 95757
(916) 793-3300
Grades: K-6
| 1,304 students
Rank: #1919.
Stone Lake Elementary School
(Math: 64% | Reading: 74%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
9673 Lakepoint Dr.
Elk Grove, CA 95758
(916) 683-4096
Grades: K-6
| 685 students
Rank: #2020.
Genevieve Didion
(Math: 64% | Reading: 73%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
6490 Harmon Dr.
Sacramento, CA 95831
(916) 433-5039
Grades: K-8
| 544 students
Rank: #2121.
Pleasant Grove High School
(Math: 60% | Reading: 73%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
9531 Bond Rd.
Elk Grove, CA 95624
(916) 686-0230
Grades: 9-12
| 2,566 students
Rank: #2222.
Vista Del Lago High School
(Math: 56% | Reading: 76%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1970 Brd.stone Pkwy.
Folsom, CA 95630
(916) 294-2410
Grades: 9-12
| 1,785 students
Rank: #23 - 2423. - 24.
Robert J. Mcgarvey Elementary School
(Math: 66% | Reading: 69%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
4350 Sophistry Dr.
Rancho Cordova, CA 95742
(916) 793-3400
Grades: K-6
| 826 students
Rank: #23 - 2423. - 24.
Theodore Judah Elementary School
(Math: 66% | Reading: 69%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
101 Dean Way
Folsom, CA 95630
(916) 294-9175
Grades: K-5
| 593 students
Rank: #2525.
Green Oaks Fundamental Elementary School
(Math: 65-69% | Reading: 65-69%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
7145 Filbert Ave.
Orangevale, CA 95662
(916) 986-2209
Grades: K-5
| 309 students
Rank: #2626.
Natoma Station Elementary School
(Math: 68% | Reading: 66%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
500 Turnpike Dr.
Folsom, CA 95630
(916) 294-9145
Grades: K-5
| 471 students
Rank: #2727.
William Land Elementary School
(Math: 60% | Reading: 70%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2120 12th St.
Sacramento, CA 95818
(916) 264-4166
Grades: K-6
| 366 students
Rank: #2828.
Del Dayo Elementary School
(Math: 64% | Reading: 67%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1301 Mcclaren Dr.
Carmichael, CA 95608
(916) 575-2323
Grades: K-6
| 505 students
Rank: #2929.
Natomas Pacific Pathways Prep
Charter School
(Math: 45-49% | Reading: 85-89%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
3700 Del Paso Rd.
Sacramento, CA 95834
(916) 567-5740
Grades: 9-12
| 632 students
Rank: #3030.
Cosumnes River Elementary School
(Math: 63% | Reading: 67%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
13580 Jackson Rd.
Sloughhouse, CA 95683
(916) 682-2653
Grades: K-6
| 335 students
Rank: #3131.
California Montessori Project-shingle Springs Campus
Charter School
(Math: 60% | Reading: 69%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
4645 Buckeye Rd.
Carmichael, CA 95608
(530) 672-3095
Grades: K-8
| 487 students
Rank: #3232.
Edna Batey Elementary School
(Math: 60% | Reading: 67%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
9421 Stonebrook Dr.
Elk Grove, CA 95624
(916) 714-5520
Grades: K-6
| 865 students
Rank: #3333.
Mather Heights Elementary School
(Math: 65-69% | Reading: 60-64%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
4370 Mather Sch Rd.
Mather, CA 95655
(916) 294-2440
Grades: K-5
| 328 students
Rank: #3434.
Gold Ridge Elementary School
(Math: 61% | Reading: 66%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
735 Halidon Way
Folsom, CA 95630
(916) 294-9140
Grades: K-5
| 508 students
Rank: #3535.
Pleasant Grove Elementary School
(Math: 62% | Reading: 64%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
10160 Pleasant Grove Sch Rd.
Elk Grove, CA 95624
(916) 685-9630
Grades: K-6
| 343 students
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Sacramento County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
5450 Georgia Dr
North Highlands, CA 95660
(916) 566-1800
Grades: K-6
| n/a students
6251 13th St.
Sacramento, CA 95831
(916) 433-5420
Grades: K-6
| 251 students
Po Box 246870
Sacramento, CA 95824
(916) 277-6254
Grades: K-6
| 345 students
3243 Center Ct. Ln.
Antelope, CA 95843
(916) 339-4690
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
4718 Engle Rd.
Carmichael, CA 95608
(916) 977-3790
Grades: K-12
| 38 students
Po Box 246870
Sacramento, CA 95831
(916) 433-5423
Grades: K-6
| 207 students
5201 Arnold Ave.
Mcclellan, CA 95652
(916) 286-5136
Grades: 7-12
| 64 students
3701 Stephen Dr.
North Highlands, CA 95660
(916) 286-1900
Grades: 7-8
| 236 students
5900 Bamford Dr.
Sacramento, CA 95823
(916) 392-9746
Grades: 7-12
| 40 students
8401-a Gerber Rd.
Sacramento, CA 95828
(916) 689-3707
Grades: 7-12
| 51 students
14049 Boys Ranch Rd
Sloughhouse, CA 95683
(916) 942-0211
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
3243 Center Court Ln.
Antelope, CA 95843
(916) 338-6450
Grades: 7-8
| 1,004 students
4425 Laurelwood Way
Sacramento, CA 95864
(916) 979-8378
Grades: K-12
| n/a students
5100 El Paraiso Ave
Sacramento, CA 95824
(916) 433-5440
Grades: K-6
| 445 students
6545 Beech Ave.
Orangevale, CA 95662
(916) 986-2200
Grades: K-6
| 328 students
5921 26th St
Sacramento, CA 95822
(916) 433-5435
Grades: K-6
| 237 students
2641 Kent Dr.
Sacramento, CA 95821
(916) 575-2317
Grades: K-6
| 372 students
8140 Caymus Dr.
Sacramento, CA 95829
(916) 688-8484
Grades: 3-6
| 10 students
6444 Walerga Rd.
North Highlands, CA 95660
(916) 286-1800
Grades: 7-8
| 772 students
700 Dos Rios St.
Sacramento, CA 95814
(916) 449-8622
Grades: K-3
| 111 students
Po Box 246870
Sacramento, CA 95826
(916) 228-5800
Grades: 7-8
| 889 students
9661 Elk Grove-florin Road, #e
Sacramento, CA 95823
(916) 686-2771
Grades: 7-12
| 32 students
4000 Branch Center Rd.
Sacramento, CA 95827
(916) 228-2535
Grades: 6-12
| 92 students
10700 Fair Oaks Blvd.
Fair Oaks, CA 95628
(916) 867-2029
Grades: K-6
| 304 students
670 Dixieanne Ave
Sacramento, CA 95815
(916) 263-8303
Grades: 1-6
| n/a students
2118 Meadowview Rd
Sacramento, CA 95832
(916) 433-5032
Grades: K-6
| 329 students
4625 44th St
Sacramento, CA 95820
(916) 277-6283
Grades: K-6
| 310 students
3701 Stephen Dr.
North Highlands, CA 95660
(916) 286-1902
Grades: 7-12
| 399 students
231 South Lincoln Way
Galt, CA 95632
Grades: 9-12
| 8 students
3700 Garfield Ave
Carmichael, CA 95608
(916) 575-2349
Grades: K-6
| n/a students
5601 47th Ave.
Sacramento, CA 95824
(916) 433-5300
Grades: 9-12
| 218 students
3243 Center Ct. Ln.
Antelope, CA 95843
(916) 339-4680
Grades: 7-12
| 49 students
Po Box 4557
Fair Oaks, CA 95628
(916) 962-3104
Grades: K-8
| 177 students
5800 Skvarla Ln.
Mcclellan, CA 95652
(916) 286-5170
Grades: K-12
| 708 students
3200 North Park Dr
Sacramento, CA 95835
(916) 567-5401
Grades: 6-8
| n/a students
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Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top ranked public schools in Sacramento County, CA?
The top ranked public schools in Sacramento County, CA include Phoebe A. Hearst Elementary School, Sandra J. Gallardo Elementary School and Mangini Ranch Elementary School.
How many public schools are located in Sacramento County, CA?
390 public schools are located in Sacramento County, CA.
What percentage of students in Sacramento County, CA go to public school?
93% of all K-12 students in Sacramento County, CA are educated in public schools (compared to the CA state average of 90%).
What is the racial composition of students in Sacramento County, CA?
Sacramento County, CA public schools minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the California public schools average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

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