Top Tuolumne County Public Schools

All
(29)
All
(29)
 
High
(16)
High
(16)
 
Middle
(17)
Middle
(17)
 
Elementary
(16)
Elementary
(16)
 
Charter
(3)
Charter
(3)
 
Private
(5)
Private
(5)
 
  • For the 2020 school year, there are 29 public schools in Tuolumne County, CA, serving 6,070 students.
  • Tuolumne County, CA public schools have an average math proficiency score of 35% (versus the California public school average of 38%), and reading proficiency score of 48% (versus the 50% statewide average). Schools in Tuolumne County have an average ranking in the top 50% of California public schools.
  • The top ranked public schools in Tuolumne County, CA are Connections Visual And Performing Arts Academy, Sonora High School and Twain Harte. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the California public school average of 77% (majority Hispanic).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is less than the California public school average of 23:1.

Top Tuolumne County Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Belleview Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    22736 Kuien Mill Rd.
    Sonora, CA 95370
    (209)586-5510

    Grades: K-8 | 154 students
  • Chinese Camp Elementary School Math: 40-59% | Reading: 40-59%
    Rank: Top 50%
    13444 Red Hills Rd.
    Jamestown, CA 95327
    (209)984-5217

    Grades: 3-6 | 30 students
  • Cold Springs High School
    25910 Long Barn Rd.
    Tuolumne, CA 95379
    (209)586-3011

    Grades: 9-12 | 1 student
  • Columbia Elementary School Math: 31% | Reading: 36%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    22540 Parrotts Ferry Rd.
    Columbia, CA 95310
    (209)533-7700

    Grades: K-8 | 495 students
  • Connections Visual And Performing Arts Academy Charter School
    Math: 45-49% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank: Top 20%
    17555 Tuolumne Rd.
    Tuolumne, CA 95379
    (209)928-4228

    Grades: 7-12 | 225 students
  • Curtis Creek Elementary School Math: 36% | Reading: 48%
    Rank: Top 50%
    18755 Standard Rd.
    Sonora, CA 95370
    (209)532-1428

    Grades: K-8 | 441 students
  • Dario Cassina High School Alternative School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    251 S. Baretta St.
    Sonora, CA 95370
    (209)532-1587

    Grades: 10-12 | 44 students
  • Don Pedro High School Math: ≤20% | Reading: <50%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    3090 Merced Falls Rd.
    La Grange, CA 95329
    (209)852-2864

    Grades: 9-12 | 41 students
  • Foothill Leadership Academy Charter School
    Math: 40-44% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank: Top 50%
    19401 Susan Way
    Sonora, CA 95370
    (209)213-6065

    Grades: K-8 | 138 students
  • Gold Ridge Educational Center Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank: Top 50%
    12784 Just Center Dr.
    Sonora, CA 95370
    (209)536-2000

    Grades: 1-12 | 3 students
  • Gold Rush Charter Magnet School
    Charter School
    Math: 30-34% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    16331 Hidden Valley Rd.
    Sonora, CA 95370
    (209)532-9781

    Grades: K-12 | 451 students
  • Jamestown Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    18299 Fifth Ave.
    Jamestown, CA 95327
    (209)984-5217

    Grades: K-8 | 304 students
  • Long Barn High School Alternative School
    25910 Long Barn Rd.
    Tuolumne, CA 95379
    (209)586-3011

    Grades: 9-12 | 9 students
  • Moccasin Community Day Alternative School
    19177 Highway 120
    Groveland, CA 95321
    (209)962-7846

    Grades: 7-12 | 4 students
  • Mountain High School
    2 Pinecrest Sch Rd.
    Tuolumne, CA 95379
    (209)965-4046

    Grades: 9-12 | 3 students
  • Sonora Elementary School Math: 46% | Reading: 55%
    Rank: Top 50%
    830 Greenley Rd.
    Sonora, CA 95370
    (209)532-3159

    Grades: K-8 | 748 students
  • Sonora High School Math: 37% | Reading: 75%
    Rank: Top 30%
    430 N. Washington St.
    Sonora, CA 95370
    (209)532-5511

    Grades: 9-12 | 979 students
  • Soulsbyville Elementary School Math: 35% | Reading: 43%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    20300 Soulsbyville Rd.
    Soulsbyville, CA 95372
    (209)532-1419

    Grades: K-8 | 530 students
  • South Fork High School
    25611 Lyons Dam Rd.
    Tuolumne, CA 95379
    (209)586-5672

    Grades: 9-12 | 1 student
  • Springfield Community Day Alternative School
    22540 Parrotts Ferry Rd.
    Columbia, CA 95310
    (209)532-0202

    Grades: K-8 | n/a student
  • Summerville Elementary School Math: 31% | Reading: 42%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    18451 Carter St.
    Tuolumne, CA 95379
    (209)928-4291

    Grades: K-8 | 394 students
  • Summerville High School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    17555 Tuolumne Rd.
    Tuolumne, CA 95379
    (209)928-4228

    Grades: 9-12 | 432 students
  • Tenaya Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    19177 Highway 120
    Groveland, CA 95321
    (209)962-7846

    Grades: K-8 | 197 students
  • Theodore Bird High School Alternative School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    251 S. Baretta St.
    Sonora, CA 95370
    (209)533-2923

    Grades: 9-12 | 50 students
  • Tioga High School Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank: Top 50%
    19304 Ferretti Rd.
    Groveland, CA 95321
    (209)962-4763

    Grades: 9-12 | 45 students
  • Tuolumne County Community/isp Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank: Top 50%
    175 S. Fairview Ln.
    Sonora, CA 95370
    (209)536-2012

    Grades: K-12 | 17 students
  • Tuolumne County Special Education Special Education School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    175 Fairview Ln.
    Sonora, CA 95370
    (209)536-2054

    Grades: K-12 | 68 students
  • Tuolumne County Special Education Preschool
    175 Fairview Ln.
    Sonora, CA 95370
    (209)536-2054

    Grades: n/a | n/a student
  • Twain Harte Math: 45-49% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank: Top 30%
    18815 Manzanita Dr.
    Twain Harte, CA 95383
    (209)586-3266

    Grades: K-8 | 266 students
Recent Articles
What happens when a school district stops busing students? Could segregation once again be a reality for public school districts? Wake County in North Carolina is testing the segregation waters with its decision to stop busing students in their district.
In this article, we’ll take a closer look at the financial impact of COVID-19 on public schools and what to expect in the future. We’ll talk about the effects of budget cuts and other challenges affecting the public school system for the remainder of this school year and into the next.
As the nation works to recover from COVID-19, parents wonder what the fall of 2020 holds in terms of the upcoming school year. Read on to learn some tips for preparing for potential challenges and to see the answers to some of the biggest questions being asked by parents of school-age children.