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

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Public middle schools in California achieve an average reading/language arts proficiency of 48% (2021).
The public middle schools with the highest reading/language arts proficiency are listed below (where sufficient data available).
The public middle school with the highest reading/language arts proficiency in California is Oxford Academy with ≥99%.

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

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) RLA Proficiency Grades Location
  • Rank: #1-21.-2.
    Oxford AcademyMath: 95% | Reading: ≥99%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    RLA Proficiency: ≥99%
    Grades: 7-125172 Orange Ave.
    CypressCA 90630
    (714) 220-3055

  • Rank: #1-21.-2.
    Whitney (Gretchen) High SchoolMath: 97% | Reading: ≥99%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    RLA Proficiency: ≥99%
    Grades: 7-1216800 Shoemaker Ave.
    CerritosCA 90703
    (562) 229-7745

  • Rank: #33.
    Millikan Science Technical Engineering And Math (STEM) MagnetMagnet School
    Math: ≥99% | Reading: 97%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    RLA Proficiency: 97%
    Grades: 6-125041 Sunnyslope Ave.
    Sherman OaksCA 91423
    (818) 528-1662

  • Rank: #4-54.-5.
    ElkhornMath: 95% | Reading: 96%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    RLA Proficiency: 96%
    Grades: 4-810505 N. Davis Rd.
    StocktonCA 95209
    (209) 953-8330

  • Rank: #4-54.-5.
    North Star AcademyMagnet School
    Math: 96% | Reading: 96%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    RLA Proficiency: 96%
    Grades: 3-8400 Duane St.
    Redwood CityCA 94062
    (650) 482-2411

  • Rank: #6-76.-7.
    Accelerated Achievement AcademyMath: 85-89% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    RLA Proficiency: ≥95%
    Grades: 4-81151 Buena Vista Rd.
    HollisterCA 95023
    (831) 636-4460

  • Rank: #6-76.-7.
    Petaluma Accelerated CharterMagnet School
    Charter School
    Math: 90-94% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    RLA Proficiency: ≥95%
    Grades: 7-8110 Ellis St.
    PetalumaCA 94952
    (707) 778-4750

  • Rank: #88.
    Riverside Stem AcademyMath: 92% | Reading: 94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    RLA Proficiency: 94%
    Grades: 5-124466 Mount Vernon Ave.
    RiversideCA 92507
    (951) 788-7308

  • Rank: #99.
    Bullis CharterCharter School
    Math: 93% | Reading: 93%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    RLA Proficiency: 93%
    Grades: K-8102 W. Portola Ave.
    Los AltosCA 94022
    (650) 947-4939

  • Rank: #10-1110.- 11.
    Redwood Academy Of UkiahCharter School
    Math: 75-79% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    RLA Proficiency: 90-94%
    Grades: 7-121059 N. State St.
    UkiahCA 95482
    (707) 467-0500

  • Rank: #10-1110.- 11.
    Yu Ming CharterCharter School
    Math: 85-89% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    RLA Proficiency: 90-94%
    Grades: K-81086 Alcatraz Ave.
    EmeryvilleCA 94608
    (510) 452-2063

  • Rank: #12-1312.- 13.
    Richardson Prep High SchoolMagnet School
    Math: 77% | Reading: 92%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    RLA Proficiency: 92%
    Grades: 6-8455 S. K St.
    San BernardinoCA 92410
    (909) 388-6438

  • Rank: #12-1312.- 13.
    Western Center AcademyCharter School
    Math: 70% | Reading: 92%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    RLA Proficiency: 92%
    Grades: 6-122345 Searl Pkwy.
    HemetCA 92543
    (951) 766-9030

  • Rank: #14-1514.- 15.
    Joaquin Miller Middle SchoolMath: 92% | Reading: 91%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    RLA Proficiency: 91%
    Grades: 6-86151 Rainbow Dr.
    San JoseCA 95129
    (408) 252-3755

  • Rank: #14-1514.- 15.
    William Hopkins Junior High SchoolMath: 90% | Reading: 91%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    RLA Proficiency: 91%
    Grades: 7-8600 Driscoll Rd.
    FremontCA 94539
    (510) 656-3500

  • Rank: #16-1816.- 18.
    Georgina P. Blach Junior High SchoolMath: 87% | Reading: 90%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    RLA Proficiency: 90%
    Grades: 7-81120 Covington Rd.
    Los AltosCA 94024
    (650) 934-3800

  • Rank: #16-1816.- 18.
    Robert C. Fisler Elementary SchoolMath: 84% | Reading: 90%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    RLA Proficiency: 90%
    Grades: K-81350 Starbuck St.
    FullertonCA 92833
    (714) 447-2890

  • Rank: #16-1816.- 18.
    Windemere Ranch Middle SchoolMath: 89% | Reading: 90%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    RLA Proficiency: 90%
    Grades: 6-811611 E. Branch Pkwy.
    San RamonCA 94582
    (925) 479-7400

  • Rank: #19-2319.- 23.
    Edison ComputechMagnet School
    Math: 80% | Reading: 89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    RLA Proficiency: 89%
    Grades: 7-8555 E. Belgravia
    FresnoCA 93706
    (559) 457-2640

  • Rank: #19-2319.- 23.
    Girls Academic Leadership Academy (gala)Math: 70% | Reading: 89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    RLA Proficiency: 89%
    Grades: 6-121067 W. Blvd.
    Los AngelesCA 90019
    (323) 900-4533

  • Rank: #19-2319.- 23.
    John F. Kennedy Middle SchoolMath: 90% | Reading: 89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    RLA Proficiency: 89%
    Grades: 6-8821 Bubb Rd.
    CupertinoCA 95014
    (408) 253-1525

  • Rank: #19-2319.- 23.
    Orange County School of the ArtsCharter School
    Math: 78% | Reading: 89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    RLA Proficiency: 89%
    Grades: 7-121010 N. Main St.
    Santa AnaCA 92701
    (714) 560-9000

  • Rank: #19-2319.- 23.
    Redwood Middle SchoolMath: 90% | Reading: 89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    RLA Proficiency: 89%
    Grades: 6-813925 Fruitvale Ave.
    SaratogaCA 95070
    (408) 867-3042

  • Rank: #24-2824.- 28.
    College Preparatory Middle - East CountyCharter School
    Math: 78% | Reading: 88%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    RLA Proficiency: 88%
    Grades: 5-85150 Jackson Dr.
    La MesaCA 91942
    (619) 303-2782

  • Rank: #24-2824.- 28.
    Hollister PrepCharter School
    Math: 75% | Reading: 88%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    RLA Proficiency: 88%
    Grades: K-8881 Line St.
    HollisterCA 95023
    (831) 313-0772

  • Rank: #24-2824.- 28.
    Jane Lathrop Stanford Middle SchoolMath: 87% | Reading: 88%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    RLA Proficiency: 88%
    Grades: 6-8480 E. Meadow Dr.
    Palo AltoCA 94306
    (650) 856-5188

  • Rank: #24-2824.- 28.
    Piedmont Middle SchoolMath: 84% | Reading: 88%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    RLA Proficiency: 88%
    Grades: 6-8740 Magnolia Ave.
    OaklandCA 94611
    (510) 594-2668

  • Rank: #24-2824.- 28.
    San Carlos Charter Learning CenterCharter School
    Math: 73% | Reading: 88%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    RLA Proficiency: 88%
    Grades: K-8750 Dartmouth Ave.
    San CarlosCA 94070
    (650) 508-7343

  • Rank: #29-3129.- 31.
    Las Flores Home Education Independent Study AcademyAlternative School
    Math: 60-64% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    RLA Proficiency: 85-89%
    Grades: K-1210039 E. Palm St.
    BellflowerCA 90706
    (562) 804-6565

  • Rank: #29-3129.- 31.
    Mission PreparatoryCharter School
    Math: 80-84% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    RLA Proficiency: 85-89%
    Grades: K-81050 York St.
    San FranciscoCA 94110
    (415) 508-9626

  • Rank: #29-3129.- 31.
    Venture (alternative)Alternative School
    Math: 65-69% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    RLA Proficiency: 85-89%
    Grades: K-1210540 Albion Rd.
    San RamonCA 94582
    (925) 479-1200

  • Rank: #32-3632.- 36.
    Joaquin Moraga IntermediateMath: 79% | Reading: 87%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    RLA Proficiency: 87%
    Grades: 6-81010 Camino Pablo
    MoragaCA 94556
    (925) 376-7206

  • Rank: #32-3632.- 36.
    Orinda IntermediateMath: 81% | Reading: 87%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    RLA Proficiency: 87%
    Grades: 6-880 Ivy Dr.
    OrindaCA 94563
    (925) 258-3090

  • Rank: #32-3632.- 36.
    Sam H. Lawson Middle SchoolMath: 91% | Reading: 87%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    RLA Proficiency: 87%
    Grades: 6-810401 Vista Dr.
    CupertinoCA 95014
    (408) 255-7500

  • Rank: #32-3632.- 36.
    Vista VerdeMath: 82% | Reading: 87%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    RLA Proficiency: 87%
    Grades: K-86 Federation Way
    IrvineCA 92603
    (949) 936-6350

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