Top 10 Best Tuolumne County Public Schools (2024)

For the 2024 school year, there are 29 public schools serving 5,820 students in Tuolumne County, CA (there are 4 private schools, serving 451 private students). 93% of all K-12 students in Tuolumne County, CA are educated in public schools (compared to the CA state average of 90%).
The top ranked public schools in Tuolumne County, CA are Connections Visual And Performing Arts Academy, Gold Ridge Educational Center and Tioga High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Tuolumne County, CA public schools have an average math proficiency score of 29% (versus the California public school average of 34%), and reading proficiency score of 43% (versus the 49% statewide average). Schools in Tuolumne County have an average ranking of 6/10, which is in the top 50% of California public schools.
Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the California public school average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Best Tuolumne County Public Schools (2024)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Connections Visual And Performing Arts Academy
Charter School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 80-89%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
17555 Tuolumne Rd.
Tuolumne, CA 95379
(209) 928-4228
Grades: 7-12
| 202 students
Rank: #2 - 42. - 4.
Gold Ridge Educational Center
Alternative School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
12784 Just Center Dr.
Sonora, CA 95370
(209) 536-2000
Grades: 1-12
| 9 students
Rank: #2 - 42. - 4.
Tioga High School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
19304 Ferretti Rd.
Groveland, CA 95321
(209) 962-4763
Grades: 9-12
| 65 students
Rank: #2 - 42. - 4.
Tuolumne County Community/isp
Alternative School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
175 S. Fairview Ln.
Sonora, CA 95370
(209) 536-2012
Grades: K-12
| 35 students
Rank: #55.
Gold Rush Charter
Charter School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
16331 Hidden Valley Rd.
Sonora, CA 95370
(209) 532-9781
Grades: K-12
| 438 students
Rank: #66.
Sonora High School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
430 N. Washington St.
Sonora, CA 95370
(209) 532-5511
Grades: 9-12
| 923 students
Rank: #77.
Summerville High School
Math: 20-29% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
17555 Tuolumne Rd.
Tuolumne, CA 95379
(209) 928-4228
Grades: 9-12
| 430 students
Rank: #88.
Chinese Camp Elementary School
Math: 40-59% | Reading: 40-59%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
13444 Red Hills Rd.
Jamestown, CA 95327
(209) 984-4058
Grades: 3-6
| 29 students
Rank: #99.
Twain Harte
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
18815 Manzanita Dr.
Twain Harte, CA 95383
(209) 586-3266
Grades: K-8
| 252 students
Rank: #1010.
Sonora Elementary School
Math: 30% | Reading: 49%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
830 Greenley Rd.
Sonora, CA 95370
(209) 532-5491
Grades: K-8
| 740 students
Rank: #1111.
Summerville Elementary School
Math: 34% | Reading: 39%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
18451 Carter St.
Tuolumne, CA 95379
(209) 928-4291
Grades: K-8
| 409 students
Rank: #1212.
Soulsbyville Elementary School
Math: 30% | Reading: 38%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
20300 Soulsbyville Rd.
Soulsbyville, CA 95372
(209) 532-1419
Grades: K-8
| 496 students
Rank: #1313.
Curtis Creek Elementary School
Math: 29% | Reading: 39%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
18755 Standard Rd.
Sonora, CA 95370
(209) 532-1428
Grades: K-8
| 461 students
Rank: #1414.
Columbia Elementary School
Math: 22% | Reading: 31%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
22540 Parrotts Ferry Rd.
Columbia, CA 95310
(209) 533-7700
Grades: K-8
| 435 students
Rank: #1515.
Theodore Bird High School
Alternative School
Math: ≤20% | Reading: 21-39%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
251 S. Barretta St.
Sonora, CA 95370
(209) 533-2923
Grades: 9-12
| 96 students
Rank: #1616.
Jamestown Elementary School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
18299 Fifth Ave.
Jamestown, CA 95327
(209) 984-4058
Grades: K-8
| 318 students
Rank: #1717.
Belleview Elementary School
Math: 10-14% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
22736 Kuien Mill Rd.
Sonora, CA 95370
(209) 586-5510
Grades: K-8
| 163 students
Rank: #1818.
Dario Cassina High School
Alternative School
Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
251 S. Barretta St.
Sonora, CA 95370
(209) 532-1587
Grades: 10-12
| 47 students
Rank: #1919.
Tenaya Elementary School
Math: 10-14% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
19177 Highway 120
Groveland, CA 95321
(209) 962-7846
Grades: K-8
| 198 students
Rank: n/an/a
22736 Kuien Mill Rd.
Sonora, CA 95370
(209) 586-5510
Grades: n/a
| 0 students
Rank: n/an/a
25910 Long Barn Rd.
Tuolumne, CA 95379
(209) 586-3011
Grades: 9-12
| 4 students
Rank: n/an/a
Long Barn High School
Alternative School
25910 Long Barn Rd.
Tuolumne, CA 95379
(209) 586-3011
Grades: 9-12
| 9 students
Rank: n/an/a
Mountain High School
2 Pinecrest Sch Rd.
Tuolumne, CA 95379
(209) 965-4046
Grades: 9-12
| 3 students
Rank: n/an/a
830 Greenley Rd.
Sonora, CA 95370
(209) 532-5491
Grades: n/a
| 0 students
Rank: n/an/a
Soulsbyville
20300 Soulsbyville Rd.
Soulsbyville, CA 95372
(209) 532-1419
Grades: n/a
| 0 students
Rank: n/an/a
25611 Lyons Dam Rd.
Tuolumne, CA 95379
(209) 586-5672
Grades: 9-12
| 3 students
Rank: n/an/a
18815 Manzanita Dr.
Twain Harte, CA 95383
(209) 586-3772
Grades: n/a
| 0 students
Rank: n/an/a
Tuolumne County Special Education
Special Education School
175 Fairview Ln.
Sonora, CA 95370
(209) 536-2054
Grades: K-12
| 55 students
175 Fairview Ln.
Sonora, CA 95370
(209) 536-2054
Grades: n/a
| 0 students
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Tuolumne County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
22736 Kuien Mill Rd.
Sonora, CA 95370
(209) 586-5510
Grades: PK-8
| n/a students
251 S. Barretta St.
Sonora, CA 95370
(209) 532-1587
Grades: 9-12
| 63 students
13444 Red Hill Rd.
Chinese Camp, CA 95309
(209) 984-5421
Grades: K-6
| 14 students
18755 Standard Rd
Sonora, CA 95370
(209) 533-1083
Grades: K-8
| n/a students
19401 Susan Way
Sonora, CA 95370
(209) 536-4330
Grades: K-8
| 111 students
18299 Fifth Ave
Jamestown, CA 95327
(209) 984-4058
Grades: K-8
| n/a students
175 South Fairview Ln.
Sonora, CA 95370
(209) 533-8710
Grades: K-12
| 7 students
20300 Soulsbyville Rd
Soulsbyville, CA 95372
(209) 532-1419
Grades: 7-8
| n/a students
19177 Highway 120
Groveland, CA 95321
(209) 962-7846
Grades: 7-12
| n/a students
20300 Soulsbyville Rd
Soulsbyville, CA 95372
(209) 532-1419
Grades: 2-6
| n/a students
30433 Old Strawberry Rd
Twain Harte, CA 95383
(209) 965-3521
Grades: K-8
| 39 students
17555 Tuolumne Rd.
Tuolumne, CA 95379
(209) 928-4228
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
830 Greenley Rd
Sonora, CA 95370
(209) 532-5491
Grades: K-8
| n/a students
251 South Barretta St
Sonora, CA 95370
(209) 533-0423
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
25611 Lyons Dam Rd.
Twain Harte, CA 95383
(209) 586-3266
Grades: K-8
| 4 students
22540 Parrotts Ferry Rd.
Columbia, CA 95310
(209) 532-0202
Grades: K-8
| n/a students
18451 Carter St
Tuolumne, CA 95379
(209) 928-4291
Grades: 7-8
| n/a students
610 S. Washington St.
Sonora, CA 95370
(209) 536-2012
Grades: K-12
| n/a students
21125 School Rd
Sonora, CA 95370
(209) 536-2012
Grades: 10-12
| n/a students
21125 School Rd
Sonora, CA 95370
(209) 536-2012
Grades: 7-8
| n/a students
17555 Tuolumne Rd.
Tuolumne, CA 95379
(209) 928-4228
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
18815 Manzanita Dr
Twain Harte, CA 95383
(209) 586-3266
Grades: 4-8
| n/a students
18815 Manzanita Dr.
Twain Harte, CA 95383
(209) 586-3266
Grades: 5-8
| 127 students

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top ranked public schools in Tuolumne County, CA?
The top ranked public schools in Tuolumne County, CA include Connections Visual And Performing Arts Academy, Gold Ridge Educational Center and Tioga High School.
How many public schools are located in Tuolumne County, CA?
29 public schools are located in Tuolumne County, CA.
What percentage of students in Tuolumne County, CA go to public school?
93% of all K-12 students in Tuolumne County, CA are educated in public schools (compared to the CA state average of 90%).
What is the racial composition of students in Tuolumne County, CA?
Tuolumne County, CA public schools minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the California public schools average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

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