Top 10 Best Reading/Language Arts Proficiency Public High Schools in California (2021)

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Public high schools in California achieve an average reading/language arts proficiency of 56% (2021).
The public high schools with the highest reading/language arts proficiency are listed below (where sufficient data available).
The public high school with the highest reading/language arts proficiency in California is Whitney (Gretchen) High School with ≥99%.

Top Reading/Language Arts Proficiency Public High Schools in California (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) RLA Proficiency Grades Location
  • Rank: #11.
    Whitney (Gretchen) High SchoolMath: 98% | Reading: ≥99%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    RLA Proficiency: ≥99%
    Grades: 7-1216800 Shoemaker Ave.
    CerritosCA 90703
    (562) 229-7745

  • Rank: #2-32.-3.
    Millikan Science Technical Engineering And Math (STEM) MagnetMagnet School
    Math: ≥99% | Reading: 98%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    RLA Proficiency: 98%
    Grades: 6-125041 Sunnyslope Ave.
    Sherman OaksCA 91423
    (818) 528-1662

  • Rank: #2-32.-3.
    Oxford AcademyMath: 96% | Reading: 98%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    RLA Proficiency: 98%
    Grades: 7-125172 Orange Ave.
    CypressCA 90630
    (714) 220-3055

  • Rank: #44.
    Clovis North High SchoolMath: 70% | Reading: 96%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    RLA Proficiency: 96%
    Grades: 9-122770 E. International Ave.
    FresnoCA 93730
    (559) 327-5000

  • Rank: #5-115.- 11.
    Academy Of The CanyonsMath: 90-94% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    RLA Proficiency: ≥95%
    Grades: 9-1226455 Rockwell Canyon Rd.
    ValenciaCA 91355
    (661) 362-3056

  • Rank: #5-115.- 11.
    Dr. Tj Owens Gilroy Early College AcademyMath: 90-94% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    RLA Proficiency: ≥95%
    Grades: 9-125055 Santa Teresa Blvd. Pb17
    GilroyCA 95020
    (408) 846-4909

  • Rank: #5-115.- 11.
    Eunice Sato Academy Of Math & ScienceMath: 80-84% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    RLA Proficiency: ≥95%
    Grades: 9-121100 Iroquois Ave.
    Long BeachCA 90815
    (562) 598-7611

  • Rank: #5-115.- 11.
    Harbor Teacher Preparation AcademyMath: 85-89% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    RLA Proficiency: ≥95%
    Grades: 9-121111 Figueroa Pl.
    WilmingtonCA 90744
    (310) 834-3932

  • Rank: #5-115.- 11.
    Hawthorne Math And Science AcademyCharter School
    Math: 70-74% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    RLA Proficiency: ≥95%
    Grades: 9-124467 W. Brd.way
    HawthorneCA 90250
    (310) 973-8184

  • Rank: #5-115.- 11.
    Middle College High SchoolMath: 80-84% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    RLA Proficiency: ≥95%
    Grades: 9-125151 Pacific Ave.
    StocktonCA 95207
    (209) 954-5790

  • Rank: #5-115.- 11.
    Technology High SchoolAlternative School
    Math: 80-84% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    RLA Proficiency: ≥95%
    Grades: 9-121801 E. Cotati Ave.
    Rohnert ParkCA 94928
    (707) 792-4825

  • Rank: #12-1312.- 13.
    Anderson W. Clark Magnet High SchoolMagnet School
    Math: 75% | Reading: 95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    RLA Proficiency: 95%
    Grades: 9-124747 New York Ave.
    La CrescentaCA 91214
    (818) 248-8324

  • Rank: #12-1312.- 13.
    Dougherty Valley High SchoolMath: 87% | Reading: 95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    RLA Proficiency: 95%
    Grades: 9-1210550 Albion Rd.
    San RamonCA 94582
    (925) 479-6400

  • Rank: #14-1714.- 17.
    Campolindo High SchoolMath: 84% | Reading: 94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    RLA Proficiency: 94%
    Grades: 9-12300 Moraga Rd.
    MoragaCA 94556
    (925) 280-3950

  • Rank: #14-1714.- 17.
    Lynbrook High SchoolMath: 92% | Reading: 94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    RLA Proficiency: 94%
    Grades: 9-121280 Johnson Ave.
    San JoseCA 95129
    (408) 366-7700

  • Rank: #14-1714.- 17.
    Mission San Jose High SchoolMagnet School
    Math: 92% | Reading: 94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    RLA Proficiency: 94%
    Grades: 9-1241717 Palm Ave.
    FremontCA 94539
    (510) 657-3600

  • Rank: #14-1714.- 17.
    Riverside Stem AcademyMath: 90% | Reading: 94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    RLA Proficiency: 94%
    Grades: 5-124466 Mount Vernon Ave.
    RiversideCA 92507
    (951) 788-7308

  • Rank: #18-2018.- 20.
    Miramonte High SchoolMath: 77% | Reading: 93%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    RLA Proficiency: 93%
    Grades: 9-12750 Moraga Way
    OrindaCA 94563
    (925) 280-3930

  • Rank: #18-2018.- 20.
    Saratoga High SchoolMath: 90% | Reading: 93%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    RLA Proficiency: 93%
    Grades: 9-1220300 Herriman Ave.
    SaratogaCA 95070
    (408) 867-3411

  • Rank: #18-2018.- 20.
    West CampusMath: 62% | Reading: 93%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    RLA Proficiency: 93%
    Grades: 9-125022 58th St.
    SacramentoCA 95820
    (916) 277-6400

  • Rank: #21-2721.- 27.
    California Academy Of Mathematics And ScienceMagnet School
    Math: ≥95% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    RLA Proficiency: 90-94%
    Grades: 9-121000 E. Victoria St., Bldg. Sa
    CarsonCA 90747
    (310) 243-2025

  • Rank: #21-2721.- 27.
    Harmony Magnet AcademyMagnet School
    Charter School
    Math: 55-59% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    RLA Proficiency: 90-94%
    Grades: 9-1219429 Rd. 228
    PortervilleCA 93257
    (559) 568-0347

  • Rank: #21-2721.- 27.
    John F. Kennedy High SchoolAlternative School
    Math: 45-49% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    RLA Proficiency: 90-94%
    Grades: 10-121951 Third St.
    NorcoCA 92860
    (951) 738-2200

  • Rank: #21-2721.- 27.
    L.a. County High School For The ArtsAlternative School
    Math: 55-59% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    RLA Proficiency: 90-94%
    Grades: 9-125151 State Univ Dr.
    Los AngelesCA 90032
    (323) 343-2550

  • Rank: #21-2721.- 27.
    Middle College High SchoolAlternative School
    Math: 70-74% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    RLA Proficiency: 90-94%
    Grades: 9-121260 W. Esperanza St.
    San BernardinoCA 92410
    (909) 888-4041

  • Rank: #21-2721.- 27.
    Soar High (students On Academic Rise)Alternative School
    Math: 65-69% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    RLA Proficiency: 90-94%
    Grades: 9-123041 W. Ave. K
    LancasterCA 93536
    (661) 722-6300

  • Rank: #21-2721.- 27.
    Stockton Unified Early College AcademyCharter School
    Math: 65-69% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    RLA Proficiency: 90-94%
    Grades: 9-12349 E. Vine St.
    StocktonCA 95202
    (209) 933-7370

  • Rank: #2828.
    Lowell High SchoolMath: 83% | Reading: 92%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    RLA Proficiency: 92%
    Grades: 9-121101 Eucalyptus Dr.
    San FranciscoCA 94132
    (415) 759-2730

  • Rank: #29-3129.- 31.
    Acalanes High SchoolMath: 73% | Reading: 91%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    RLA Proficiency: 91%
    Grades: 9-121200 Pleasant Hill Rd.
    LafayetteCA 94549
    (925) 280-3970

  • Rank: #29-3129.- 31.
    Oak Park High SchoolMath: 74% | Reading: 91%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    RLA Proficiency: 91%
    Grades: 9-12899 Kanan Rd.
    Oak ParkCA 91377
    (818) 735-3300

  • Rank: #29-3129.- 31.
    Western Center AcademyCharter School
    Math: 76% | Reading: 91%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    RLA Proficiency: 91%
    Grades: 6-122345 Searl Pkwy.
    HemetCA 92543
    (951) 766-9030

  • Rank: #32-3432.- 34.
    Alameda Science And Technology InstituteAlternative School
    Magnet School
    Math: ≥90% | Reading: ≥90%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    RLA Proficiency: ≥90%
    Grades: 9-12555 Atlantic Ave.
    AlamedaCA 94501
    (510) 748-4021

  • Rank: #32-3432.- 34.
    Early College High SchoolAlternative School
    Math: 60-69% | Reading: ≥90%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    RLA Proficiency: ≥90%
    Grades: 9-122990 Mesa Verde Dr.
    Costa MesaCA 92626
    (714) 241-6108

  • Rank: #32-3432.- 34.
    William & Marian Ghidotti High SchoolAlternative School
    Math: 80-89% | Reading: ≥90%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    RLA Proficiency: ≥90%
    Grades: 9-12250 Sierra College Dr.
    Grass ValleyCA 95945
    (530) 274-5270

  • Rank: #35-4035.- 40.
    Francisco Bravo Medical Magnet High SchoolAlternative School
    Magnet School
    Math: 60% | Reading: 89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    RLA Proficiency: 89%
    Grades: 9-121200 N. Cornwell St.
    Los AngelesCA 90033
    (323) 227-4400

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