Gold Rush Charter

16331 Hidden Valley Rd.
Sonora, CA 95370
7/
10
Top 50%
Serving 438 students in grades Kindergarten-12, Gold Rush Charter ranks in the top 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (which is higher than the California state average of 34%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-54% (which is higher than the California state average of 49%).
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is lower than the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 438 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 25%
  • : ≥95% (Top 20% in CA)
  • : Top 50%
  • : 40-44% (Top 50%)
  • : 50-54% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Gold Rush Charter ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Gold Rush Charter's student population of 438 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-12
Total Students
438 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
23 teachers
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School Rankings

Gold Rush Charter ranks within the top 50% of all 3,649 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Gold Rush Charter is 0.41, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CA)
#1459 out of 3649 schools
(Top 50%)
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40-44%
34%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Gold Rush Charter and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in California by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
50-54%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Gold Rush Charter and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of California by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
21:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
n/a
12%
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Hispanic
16%
56%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
75%
21%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
0.41
This chart display the diversity score of Gold Rush Charter and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
≥95%
84%
This chart display graduation rate of Gold Rush Charter and public school graduation rate of California by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Gold Rush Charter and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Gold Rush Charter and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Gold Rush Charter's ranking?
Gold Rush Charter is ranked #1459 out of 3,649 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in California.
What schools are Gold Rush Charter often compared to?
Gold Rush Charteris often viewed alongside schools like Curtis Creek Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
40-44% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 34% CA state average), while 50-54% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% CA state average).
What is the graduation rate of Gold Rush Charter?
The graduation rate of Gold Rush Charter is 95%, which is higher than the California state average of 84%.
How many students attend Gold Rush Charter?
438 students attend Gold Rush Charter.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
75% of Gold Rush Charter students are White, 16% of students are Hispanic, 6% of students are Two or more races, 2% of students are American Indian, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Gold Rush Charter?
Gold Rush Charter has a student ration of 19:1, which is lower than the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does Gold Rush Charter offer ?
Gold Rush Charter offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-12
What school district is Gold Rush Charter part of?
Gold Rush Charter is part of Gold Rush Charter School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 438 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 25%
  • : ≥95% (Top 20%)
  • : Top 50%
  • : 40-44% (Top 50%)
  • : 50-54% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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