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  • Colfax High
  • 24995 Ben Taylor Rd., Colfax
  • Placer Union High
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 648
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 25:1
  • Colfax Elementary
  • 24825 Ben Taylor Rd., Colfax
  • Colfax Elementary
  • Grades: KG - 8 · Students: 320
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
  • Core Placer Charter
  • 1033 S. Auburn St., Colfax
  • Placer County Office of Education
  • Grades: KG - 12 · Students: 235
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1

Colfax school information

Average Test Scores41%38%49%
Student/Teacher ratio16:120:116:1
Total public schools38,30879,221
Total private schools13,43824,874
Total post-secondary schools11,0857,963
The Colfax, CA educational system consists of 3 public schools, 1 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools. Colfax public schools have average test scores of 41% which is 8% higher than than the California average and 16% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Colfax public schools is 16:1, compared to 20:1 in California and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 93.5% of students have completed 8th grade, 91.3% have completed high school, 13.8% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 0.4% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Colfax

Completed 8th grade93.5%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school91.3%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college64.0%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree28.8%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors13.8%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters2.6%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.4%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.4%1.6%1.3%

There are a total of 3 public schools, 1 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools in Colfax. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Colfax, CA schools is 41%. The average student to teacher ratio is 16:1. In Colfax, CA, an average of 93.5% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 91.3% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Colfax 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 Colfax, CA schools.

Source: The Colfax, 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.