Avg. test scores 16%
High school dipl. 12%
Bachelors degree 3%

Alta Sierra school information

IndexAlta SierraCaliforniaNational
Average Test Scores57%38%49%
Student/Teacher ration/a20:116:1
Total public schoolsn/a8,30879,221
Total private schoolsn/a3,43824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1,0857,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Alta Sierra are 16% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately n/a public schools in Alta Sierra
  • 92.8% of people in Alta Sierra have completed 8th grade
  • 92.8% of people in Alta Sierra have completed high school
  • 29.5% of people in Alta Sierra have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Alta Sierra

      IndexAlta SierraCaliforniaNational
      Completed 8th grade92.8%81.1%84.3%
      Completed high school92.8%79.8%83.0%
      Completed some college74.1%61.5%59.4%
      Completed associate degree44.7%39.8%38.5%
      Completed bachelors29.5%32.0%30.3%
      Completed masters10.7%11.9%11.5%
      Completed professional degree2.7%3.9%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.6%1.6%1.3%

      Alta Sierra, CA School Districts

      • Pleasant Ridge Union Elementary School District

      There are a total of n/a public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Alta Sierra. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Alta Sierra, CA schools is 57%. The average student to teacher ratio is n/a. In Alta Sierra, CA, an average of 92.8% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 92.8% have completed high school.

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Alta, CA44860%21%
      Meadow Vista, CA3,21445%10%
      Grass Valley, CA12,86144%10%
      Colfax, CA2,18941%16%
      Foresthill, CA1,22941%17%
      Alta Sierra, CA6,63957%16%

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      Opp, AL6,63543%13%
      Montevallo, AL6,63338%22%
      Oneonta, AL6,64548%3%
      Twin Lakes, CO6,64516%67%
      Eldorado at Santa Fe, NM6,64838%23%
      Alta Sierra, CA6,63957%16%
      Source: The Alta Sierra, CA education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.