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80%
  • Jensen Ranch Elementary
  • Po Box 2146, Castro Valley
  • Castro Valley Unified
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 451
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 27:1
72%
  • Proctor Elementary
  • Po Box 2146, Castro Valley
  • Castro Valley Unified
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 532
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 25:1
68%
  • Independent Elementary
  • Po Box 2146, Castro Valley
  • Castro Valley Unified
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 625
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 26:1
66%
  • Creekside Middle School
  • Po Box 2146, Castro Valley
  • Castro Valley Unified
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 788
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 27:1
64%
  • Vannoy Elementary
  • Po Box 2146, Castro Valley
  • Castro Valley Unified
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 415
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 25:1
63%
  • Castro Valley High
  • Po Box 2146, Castro Valley
  • Castro Valley Unified
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 2,977
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 25:1
62%
  • Palomares Elementary
  • Po Box 2146, Castro Valley
  • Castro Valley Unified
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 142
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 24:1
54%
  • Chabot Elementary
  • Po Box 2146, Castro Valley
  • Castro Valley Unified
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 451
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 27:1
54%
  • Canyon Middle School
  • Po Box 2146, Castro Valley
  • Castro Valley Unified
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 1,400
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 24:1
54%
  • Stanton Elementary
  • Po Box 2146, Castro Valley
  • Castro Valley Unified
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 461
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 26:1
47%
  • Marshall Elementary
  • Po Box 2146, Castro Valley
  • Castro Valley Unified
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 450
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 24:1
45%
  • Castro Valley Elementary
  • Po Box 2146, Castro Valley
  • Castro Valley Unified
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 493
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 26:1
40%
  • Golden Oak Montessori Of Hayward
  • 2652 Vergil Ct., Castro Valley
  • Hayward Unified
  • Grades: 1 - 8 · Students: 209
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
n/a
  • Alameda County Juvenile Hall/court
  • 2500 Fairmont Ave., Castro Valley
  • Alameda County Office of Education
  • Grades: KG - 12 · Students: 167
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 9:1
n/a
  • Roy A. Johnson High
  • Po Box 2146, Castro Valley
  • Castro Valley Unified
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 28
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
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  • Redwood Continuation High
  • 18400 Clifton Way, Castro Valley
  • Castro Valley Unified
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 129
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
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Castro Valley school information

IndexCastro ValleyCaliforniaNational
Average Test Scores59%38%49%
Student/Teacher ratio20:120:116:1
Total public schools158,30879,221
Total private schools93,43824,874
Total post-secondary schools11,0857,963
The Castro Valley, CA educational system consists of 15 public schools, 9 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools. Castro Valley public schools have average test scores of 59% which is 54% higher than than the California average and 20% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Castro Valley public schools is 20:1, compared to 20:1 in California and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 91.6% of students have completed 8th grade, 91.0% have completed high school, 38.4% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 4.6% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Castro Valley

IndexCastro ValleyCaliforniaNational
Completed 8th grade91.6%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school91.0%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college71.0%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree46.5%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors38.4%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters13.4%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree4.6%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.9%1.6%1.3%

There are a total of 15 public schools, 9 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools in Castro Valley. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Castro Valley, CA schools is 59%. The average student to teacher ratio is 20:1. In Castro Valley, CA, an average of 91.6% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 91.0% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Castro Valley 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 Castro Valley, CA schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Orinda, CA18,93686%75%
Piedmont, CA11,20184%72%
Moraga, CA16,97783%69%
Lafayette, CA25,38181%64%
Kensington, CA5,60280%63%
Castro Valley, CA62,82559%20%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Bowling Green, KY62,82445%9%
Greenville, SC62,77657%15%
Cheyenne, WY62,87949%0%
South Jordan, UT62,75146%7%
Waltham, MA62,69957%16%
Castro Valley, CA62,82559%20%
Source: The Castro Valley, 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.