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For the 2021 school year, there are 7 public schools serving 407 students in Sierra County, CA. Sierra County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in California.
The top ranked public schools in Sierra County, CA are Downieville Junior-senior High School, Downieville Elementary School and Loyalton High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Sierra County, CA public schools have an average math proficiency score of 39% (versus the California public school average of 38%), and reading proficiency score of 42% (versus the 50% statewide average). Schools in Sierra County have an average ranking of 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of California public schools.
Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the California public school average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Sierra County Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Downieville Junior-senior High School Math: <50% | Reading: ≥50%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    130 Sch St.
    Downieville, CA 95936
    (530) 289-3473

    Grades: 7-12 | 21 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Downieville Elementary School Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    130 Sch St.
    Downieville, CA 95936
    (530) 289-3473

    Grades: K-6 | 27 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Loyalton High School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    700 Fourth St.
    Loyalton, CA 96118
    (530) 993-4454

    Grades: 7-12 | 157 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Loyalton Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    111 Beckwith
    Loyalton, CA 96118
    (530) 993-4482

    Grades: K-6 | 199 students
  • Rank: #5-75.-7.
    Sierra County Special Education Special Education School
    111 Beckwith Rd.
    Loyalton, CA 96118
    (530) 993-1660

    Grades: K-12 | n/a student
  • Rank: #5-75.-7.
    Sierra Pass (Continuation School) Alternative School
    700 Fourth St.
    Loyalton, CA 96118
    (530) 993-1660

    Grades: 9-12 | 3 students
  • Rank: #5-75.-7.
    William R. Rouse Rop Vocational School
    305 S. Lincoln St.
    Sierraville, CA 96126
    (530) 944-3398

    Grades: 10-12 | n/a student
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