Top 10 Best Sutter County Public Schools (2024)

For the 2024 school year, there are 42 public schools serving 17,808 students in Sutter County, CA (there are 5 private schools, serving 333 private students). 98% of all K-12 students in Sutter County, CA are educated in public schools (compared to the CA state average of 90%).
The top ranked public schools in Sutter County, CA are Franklin Elementary School, King Avenue Elementary School and Encinal Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Sutter County, CA public schools have an average math proficiency score of 31% (versus the California public school average of 34%), and reading proficiency score of 49% (versus the 49% statewide average). Schools in Sutter County have an average ranking of 6/10, which is in the top 50% of California public schools.
Minority enrollment is 70% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the California public school average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Best Sutter County Public Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Franklin Elementary School
(Math: 53% | Reading: 64%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
332 N. Township Rd.
Yuba City, CA 95993
(530) 822-5151
Grades: K-8
| 476 students
Rank: #22.
King Avenue Elementary School
(Math: <50% | Reading: ≥50%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
630 King Ave.
Yuba City, CA 95991
(530) 822-5250
Grades: K-5
| 352 students
Rank: #33.
Encinal Elementary School
(Math: 55-59% | Reading: 60-64% )
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
6484 Larkin Rd.
Live Oak, CA 95953
(530) 695-5458
Grades: K-8
| 108 students
Rank: #4 - 54. - 5.
Butte View High School
Alternative School
(Math: <50% | Reading: <50%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
2665 Acacia St.
Sutter, CA 95982
(530) 822-5161
Grades: 9-12
| 43 students
Rank: #4 - 54. - 5.
Feather River Academy
Alternative School
(Math: <50% | Reading: <50%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1895 Lassen Blvd.
Yuba City, CA 95993
(530) 822-2400
Grades: 7-12
| 29 students
Rank: #66.
Butte Vista Elementary School
(Math: 47% | Reading: 62% )
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
2195 Blevin Rd.
Yuba City, CA 95993
(530) 822-5034
Grades: K-8
| 820 students
Rank: #77.
Lincoln Elementary School
(Math: 49% | Reading: 57% )
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1582 Lincoln Rd.
Yuba City, CA 95993
(530) 822-5255
Grades: K-5
| 484 students
Rank: #88.
Luther Elementary School
(Math: 51% | Reading: 51% )
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
10123 Connecticut Ave.
Live Oak, CA 95953
(530) 695-5450
Grades: K-5
| 755 students
Rank: #99.
Live Oak Alternative
Alternative School
(Math: <50% | Reading: <50% )
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
2207 Pennington Rd.
Live Oak, CA 95953
(530) 695-5430
Grades: K-12
| 36 students
Rank: #1010.
Twin Rivers Charter
Charter School
(Math: 46% | Reading: 60%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
2510 Live Oak Blvd.
Yuba City, CA 95991
(530) 755-2872
Grades: K-8
| 464 students
Rank: #1111.
Tierra Buena Elementary School
(Math: 35% | Reading: 65% )
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1794 Villa Ave.
Yuba City, CA 95993
(530) 822-5280
Grades: K-8
| 623 students
Rank: #1212.
Barry Elementary School
(Math: 38% | Reading: 54% )
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1255 Barry Rd.
Yuba City, CA 95991
(530) 822-5220
Grades: K-8
| 550 students
Rank: #1313.
Pleasant Grove
(Math: 30-34% | Reading: 50-54%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
3075 Howsley Rd.
Pleasant Grove, CA 95668
(916) 655-3235
Grades: K-8
| 167 students
Rank: #1414.
Aerostem Academy
Charter School
(Math: 25-29% | Reading: 55-59%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
82 Second St.
Yuba City, CA 95991
(530) 742-2531
Grades: 5-12
| 152 students
Rank: #1515.
Lincrest Elementary School
(Math: 36% | Reading: 50% )
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1400 Phillips Rd.
Yuba City, CA 95991
(530) 822-5260
Grades: K-5
| 581 students
Rank: #1616.
Live Oak High School
(Math: 20-24% | Reading: 55-59%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
2351 Pennington Rd.
Live Oak, CA 95953
(530) 695-5415
Grades: 9-12
| 602 students
Rank: #1717.
Marcum-illinois Union Elementary School
(Math: 40-44% | Reading: 45-49%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
2452 El Centro Blvd.
Nicolaus, CA 95659
(530) 656-2407
Grades: K-8
| 185 students
Rank: #1818.
River Valley High School
(Math: 23% | Reading: 53%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
801 El Margarita Rd.
Yuba City, CA 95993
(530) 822-2500
Grades: 9-12
| 1,810 students
Rank: #19 - 2019. - 20.
Browns Elementary School
(Math: 20-24% | Reading: 50-54%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1248 Pacific Ave.
Rio Oso, CA 95674
(530) 633-2523
Grades: K-8
| 122 students
Rank: #19 - 2019. - 20.
Live Oak Middle School
(Math: 34% | Reading: 49% )
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
2082 Pennington Rd.
Live Oak, CA 95953
(530) 695-5435
Grades: 6-8
| 406 students
Rank: #2121.
East Nicolaus High School
(Math: 21-39% | Reading: 40-59%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
2454 Nicolaus Ave.
Nicolaus, CA 95659
(530) 656-2255
Grades: 9-12
| 305 students
Rank: #2222.
Yuba City High School
(Math: 19% | Reading: 54%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
850 B St.
Yuba City, CA 95991
(530) 674-4900
Grades: 9-12
| 1,851 students
Rank: #2323.
Nuestro Elementary School
(Math: 30-34% | Reading: 40-44%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
3934 Brd.way Rd.
Live Oak, CA 95953
(530) 822-5100
Grades: K-8
| 185 students
Rank: #2424.
Riverbend Elementary School
(Math: 29% | Reading: 46% )
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
301 Stewart Rd.
Yuba City, CA 95991
(530) 822-3100
Grades: K-8
| 1,004 students
Rank: #2525.
Andros Karperos
(Math: ≤20% | Reading: 40-59%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1700 Camino De Flores
Yuba City, CA 95993
(530) 822-4440
Grades: K-8
| 1,045 students
Rank: #2626.
Robbins Elementary School
(Math: 25-29% | Reading: 35-39%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
17451 Pepper St.
Robbins, CA 95676
(530) 738-4386
Grades: K-8
| 113 students
Rank: #2727.
Brittan Elementary School
(Math: 28% | Reading: 36%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
2340 Pepper St.
Sutter, CA 95982
(530) 822-5155
Grades: K-8
| 452 students
Rank: #2828.
Sutter High School
(Math: 20-24% | Reading: 40-44%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
2665 Acacia St.
Sutter, CA 95982
(530) 822-5161
Grades: 9-12
| 760 students
Rank: #2929.
Yuba City Independence Academy
Alternative School
(Math: ≤10% | Reading: 50-59% )
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
984 B St.
Yuba City, CA 95991
(530) 822-5244
Grades: K-12
| 469 students
Rank: #3030.
April Lane Elementary School
(Math: 22% | Reading: 42% )
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
800 April Ln.
Yuba City, CA 95991
(530) 822-5215
Grades: K-5
| 454 students
Rank: #31 - 3231. - 32.
Albert Powell Continuation
Alternative School
(Math: ≤20% | Reading: 21-39%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1875 Clark Ave.
Yuba City, CA 95991
(530) 822-5210
Grades: 10-12
| 90 students
Rank: #31 - 3231. - 32.
Valley Oak Continuation High School
Alternative School
(Math: ≤20% | Reading: 21-39%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
2207 Pennington Rd.
Live Oak, CA 95953
(530) 695-5430
Grades: 9-12
| 17 students
Rank: #3333.
Park Avenue Elementary School
(Math: 25% | Reading: 32% )
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
100 Morton St.
Yuba City, CA 95991
(530) 822-5265
Grades: K-5
| 528 students
Rank: #3434.
Meridian Elementary School
(Math: ≤10% | Reading: 40-49%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
15898 Central St.
Meridian, CA 95957
(530) 696-2604
Grades: K-8
| 71 students
Rank: #3535.
Yuba City Charter
Charter School
(Math: 15-19% | Reading: 25-29%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
256 Wilbur Ave.
Yuba City, CA 95991
(530) 822-9667
Grades: K-12
| 261 students
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Sutter County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
1666 Camino Del Flores
Yuba City, CA 95993
(530) 822-5262
Grades: 6-8
| 799 students
2340 Pepper St
Sutter, CA 95982
(530) 822-5155
Grades: K-8
| n/a students
15898 Central St.
Meridian, CA 95957
(424) 289-8100
Grades: K-7
| 92 students
8403 Bailey Rd.
Yuba City, CA 95993
(530) 822-5230
Grades: K-8
| n/a students
156 Wilbur Ave.
Yuba City, CA 95992
(530) 822-5120
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
2454 Nicolaus Ave.
Nicolaus, CA 95659
(530) 656-2255
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
990 Klamath Ln., Ste. 15
Yuba City, CA 95993
(530) 822-9031
Grades: 7-12
| 74 students

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top ranked public schools in Sutter County, CA?
The top ranked public schools in Sutter County, CA include Franklin Elementary School, King Avenue Elementary School and Encinal Elementary School.
How many public schools are located in Sutter County, CA?
42 public schools are located in Sutter County, CA.
What percentage of students in Sutter County, CA go to public school?
98% of all K-12 students in Sutter County, CA are educated in public schools (compared to the CA state average of 90%).
What is the racial composition of students in Sutter County, CA?
Sutter County, CA public schools minority enrollment is 70% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the California public schools average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

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