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  • Modoc High
  • 900 N. Main St., Alturas
  • Modoc Joint Unified
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 220
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
  • Alturas Elementary
  • 809 W. 8th St., Alturas
  • Modoc Joint Unified
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 378
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 19:1
  • Modoc Middle School
  • 906 W. Fourth St., Alturas
  • Modoc Joint Unified
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 199
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 21:1
  • Warner High
  • 802 N. E. St., Alturas
  • Modoc Joint Unified
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 6
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 10:1
  • Modoc County Rop
  • 139 Henderson St., Alturas
  • Modoc County ROP
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 0
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
  • Modoc County Special Education
  • 139 Henderson St., Alturas
  • Modoc County Office of Education
  • Grades: KG - 12 · Students: 17
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 2:1
  • High Desert Community Day
  • 802 N. E. St., Alturas
  • Modoc Joint Unified
  • Grades: 6 - 10 · Students: 5
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 12:1

Alturas school information

Average Test Scores30%38%49%
Student/Teacher ratio11:120:116:1
Total public schools98,30879,221
Total private schools13,43824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1,0857,963
The Alturas, CA educational system consists of 9 public schools, 1 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Alturas public schools have average test scores of 30% which is 23% lower than than the California average and 40% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Alturas public schools is 11:1, compared to 20:1 in California and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 83.3% of students have completed 8th grade, 82.1% have completed high school, 16.1% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 0.9% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Alturas

Completed 8th grade83.3%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school82.1%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college57.7%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree22.9%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors16.1%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters2.2%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.9%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.0%1.6%1.3%

Alturas, CA School Districts

Modoc Joint Unified School District

There are a total of 9 public schools, 1 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Alturas. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Alturas, CA schools is 30%. The average student to teacher ratio is 11:1. In Alturas, CA, an average of 83.3% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 82.1% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Alturas schools, you can start by sorting the list of schools by proficiency test score, school name or student to teacher ratio. Then you can select the grade levels that you would like to see, these include preschool, elementary, middle school and high school. Next, select the school type from the following options: charter, magnet, title I and title 1. Finally, you are able to filter your results by average proficiency score. Simply select the minimum proficiency score that you would like to see and only schools with that proficiency score or higher will appear on your list of Alturas, CA schools.

Source: The Alturas, 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.
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