sort by
grade level
school type
min. proficiency
  • Salmon Creek School - A Charter
  • 1935 Bohemian Hwy., Occidental
  • Harmony Union Elementary
  • Grades: 2 - 8 · Students: 149
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
  • Harmony Elementary
  • 1935 Bohemian Hwy., Occidental
  • Harmony Union Elementary
  • Grades: KG - 1 · Students: 74
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 25:1

Occidental school information

Average Test Scores47%38%49%
Student/Teacher ratio19:120:116:1
Total public schools28,30879,221
Total private schoolsn/a3,43824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1,0857,963
The Occidental, CA educational system consists of 2 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Occidental public schools have average test scores of 47% which is 23% higher than than the California average and 4% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Occidental public schools is 19:1, compared to 20:1 in California and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 98.8% of students have completed 8th grade, 98.8% have completed high school, 48.0% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 6.8% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Occidental

Completed 8th grade98.8%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school98.8%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college92.4%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree57.4%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors48.0%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters21.0%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree6.8%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.2%1.6%1.3%

Occidental, CA School Districts

Harmony Union Elementary School District

There are a total of 2 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Occidental. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Occidental, CA schools is 47%. The average student to teacher ratio is 19:1. In Occidental, CA, an average of 98.8% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 98.8% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Occidental 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 Occidental, CA schools.

Source: The Occidental, 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.