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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 7 public schools in Sierra County, CA, serving 407 students.
  • Sierra County, CA public school have an average math proficiency score of 37% (versus the California public school average of 37%), and reading proficiency score of 47% (versus the 48% statewide average). Schools in Sierra County have an average ranking in the top 50% of California public schools.
  • The top ranked public schools in Sierra County, CA are Downieville Junior-senior High School, Downieville Elementary School and Loyalton High School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the California public school average of 77% (majority Hispanic).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is less than the California public school average of 23:1.

Top Sierra County Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Downieville Elementary School Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank: Top 50%
    130 Sch St.
    Downieville, CA 95936
    (530)289-3473

    Grades: K-6 | 27 students
  • Downieville Junior-senior High School Math: <50% | Reading: ≥50%
    Rank: Top 30%
    130 Sch St.
    Downieville, CA 95936
    (530)289-3473

    Grades: 7-12 | 21 students
  • Loyalton Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank: Top 50%
    111 Beckwith
    Loyalton, CA 96118
    (530)993-4482

    Grades: K-6 | 199 students
  • Loyalton High School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank: Top 50%
    700 Fourth St.
    Loyalton, CA 96118
    (530)993-4454

    Grades: 7-12 | 157 students
  • Sierra County Special Education Special Education School
    111 Beckwith Rd.
    Loyalton, CA 96118
    (530)993-1660

    Grades: K-12 | n/a students
  • Sierra Pass (Continuation School) Alternative School
    700 Fourth St.
    Loyalton, CA 96118
    (530)993-1660

    Grades: 9-12 | 3 students
  • William R. Rouse Rop Vocational School
    305 S. Lincoln St.
    Sierraville, CA 96126
    (530)944-3398

    Grades: 10-12 | n/a students
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