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min. proficiency
80%
  • Kensington Elementary
  • 90 Highland Blvd., Kensington
  • West Contra Costa Unified
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 514
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 26:1
77%
  • Middle College High
  • 2600 Mission Bell Dr., Richmond
  • West Contra Costa Unified
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 267
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 27:1
68%
  • Madera Elementary
  • 8500 Madera Dr., El Cerrito
  • West Contra Costa Unified
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 519
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 28:1
57%
  • Hanna Ranch Elementary
  • 2480 Refugio Valley Rd., Hercules
  • West Contra Costa Unified
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 474
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 25:1
52%
  • Olinda Elementary
  • 5855 Olinda Rd., Richmond
  • West Contra Costa Unified
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 329
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 24:1
50%
  • Richmond Charter Elementary-benito Juarez
  • 777 Sonoma St., Richmond
  • West Contra Costa Unified
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 158
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 27:1
47%
  • Valley View Elementary
  • 3416 Maywood Dr., Richmond
  • West Contra Costa Unified
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 320
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 23:1
47%
  • Harding Elementary
  • 7230 Fairmont Ave., El Cerrito
  • West Contra Costa Unified
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 367
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 20:1
46%
  • Richmond Charter Academy
  • 3200 Barrett Ave., Richmond
  • West Contra Costa Unified
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 215
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 27:1
46%
  • Hercules High
  • 1900 Refugio Valley Rd., Hercules
  • West Contra Costa Unified
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 935
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 25:1
45%
  • Ohlone Elementary
  • 1616 Pheasant Dr., Hercules
  • West Contra Costa Unified
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 344
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 24:1
43%
  • El Cerrito High
  • 540 Ashbury Ave., El Cerrito
  • West Contra Costa Unified
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 1,364
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 25:1
40%
  • Fred T. Korematsu Middle School
  • 1021 Navellier St., El Cerrito
  • West Contra Costa Unified
  • Grades: 7 - 8 · Students: 539
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 24:1
39%
  • Lupine Hills Elementary
  • 1919 Lupine Rd., Hercules
  • West Contra Costa Unified
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 410
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 23:1
38%
  • Ellerhorst Elementary
  • 3501 Pinole Valley Rd., Pinole
  • West Contra Costa Unified
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 379
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 23:1
37%
  • Highland Elementary
  • 2829 Moyers Rd., Richmond
  • West Contra Costa Unified
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 477
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 26:1
36%
  • Richmond College Preparatory
  • Po Box 2814, Richmond
  • West Contra Costa Unified
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 444
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 30:1
36%
  • Montalvin Manor Elementary
  • 300 Christine Dr., Montalvin Manor
  • West Contra Costa Unified
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 419
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 24:1
35%
  • Leadership Public Schools: Richmond
  • 1404 Franklin St., Richmond
  • West Contra Costa Unified
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 480
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 22:1
34%
  • Hercules Middle School
  • 1900 Refugio Valley Rd., Hercules
  • West Contra Costa Unified
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 636
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 22:1
34%
  • Fairmont Elementary
  • 724 Kearney St., El Cerrito
  • West Contra Costa Unified
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 569
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 27:1
34%
  • Collins Elementary
  • 1224 Pinole Valley Rd., Pinole
  • West Contra Costa Unified
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 385
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 22:1
33%
  • Stewart Elementary
  • 2040 Hoke Dr., Pinole
  • West Contra Costa Unified
  • Grades: KG - 8 · Students: 474
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 22:1
32%
  • Mira Vista Elementary
  • 6397 Hazel Ave., East Richmond Heights
  • West Contra Costa Unified
  • Grades: KG - 8 · Students: 519
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 22:1
31%
  • Murphy Elementary
  • 4350 Valley View Rd., Richmond
  • West Contra Costa Unified
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 489
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 23:1
31%
  • Sheldon Elementary
  • 2601 May Rd., Richmond
  • West Contra Costa Unified
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 401
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 23:1
28%
  • Washington Elementary
  • 565 Wine St., Richmond
  • West Contra Costa Unified
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 467
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 24:1
27%
  • Pinole Valley High
  • 2900 Pinole Valley Rd., Pinole
  • West Contra Costa Unified
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 1,205
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 23:1
26%
  • Tara Hills Elementary
  • 2300 Dolan Way, Tara Hills
  • West Contra Costa Unified
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 545
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 24:1
25%
  • Crespi Junior High
  • 1121 Allview Ave., El Sobrante
  • West Contra Costa Unified
  • Grades: 7 - 8 · Students: 606
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 24:1
24%
  • Peres Elementary
  • 719 Fifth St., Richmond
  • West Contra Costa Unified
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 534
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 21:1
24%
  • De Anza High
  • 5000 Valley View Rd., Richmond
  • West Contra Costa Unified
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 1,263
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 24:1
24%
  • Pinole Middle School
  • 1575 Mann Dr., Pinole
  • West Contra Costa Unified
  • Grades: 7 - 8 · Students: 562
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 21:1
21%
  • Ford Elementary
  • 2711 Maricopa Ave., Richmond
  • West Contra Costa Unified
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 474
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 25:1
20%
  • Riverside Elementary
  • 1300 Amador St., San Pablo
  • West Contra Costa Unified
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 415
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 24:1
20%
  • Wilson Elementary
  • 629 42nd St., Richmond
  • West Contra Costa Unified
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 506
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 26:1
20%
  • Coronado Elementary
  • 2100 Maine Ave., Richmond
  • West Contra Costa Unified
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 430
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 26:1
20%
  • Shannon Elementary
  • 685 Marlesta Rd., Pinole
  • West Contra Costa Unified
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 343
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 22:1
19%
  • Helms Middle School
  • 2500 Rd. 20, San Pablo
  • West Contra Costa Unified
  • Grades: 7 - 8 · Students: 1,039
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 21:1
19%
  • Dover Elementary
  • 1871 21st St., San Pablo
  • West Contra Costa Unified
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 767
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 27:1
19%
  • Richmond High
  • 1250 23rd St., Richmond
  • West Contra Costa Unified
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 1,486
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 22:1
17%
  • Bayview Elementary
  • 3001 16th St., San Pablo
  • West Contra Costa Unified
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 679
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 26:1
17%
  • Manzanita Middle School
  • 2925 Tech Ct., Richmond
  • West Contra Costa Unified
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 154
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 22:1
16%
  • Edward M. Downer Elementary
  • 1231 18th St., San Pablo
  • West Contra Costa Unified
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 646
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 25:1
16%
  • Cesar E. Chavez Elementary
  • 960 17th St., Richmond
  • West Contra Costa Unified
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 615
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 25:1
15%
  • John F. Kennedy High
  • 4300 Cutting Blvd., Richmond
  • West Contra Costa Unified
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 865
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 22:1
12%
  • Lake Elementary
  • 2700 Eleventh St., San Pablo
  • West Contra Costa Unified
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 428
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 26:1
9%
  • Grant Elementary
  • 2400 Downer Ave., Richmond
  • West Contra Costa Unified
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 563
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 23:1
9%
  • Lovonya Dejean Middle School
  • 3400 Macdonald Ave., Richmond
  • West Contra Costa Unified
  • Grades: 7 - 8 · Students: 625
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 27:1
9%
  • Stege Elementary
  • 4949 Cypress Ave., Richmond
  • West Contra Costa Unified
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 335
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 23:1
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Pinole school information

IndexPinoleCaliforniaNational
Average Test Scores29%38%49%
Student/Teacher ratio22:120:116:1
Total public schools78,30879,221
Total private schools33,43824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1,0857,963
The Pinole, CA educational system consists of 7 public schools, 3 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Pinole public schools have average test scores of 29% which is 24% lower than than the California average and 41% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Pinole public schools is 22:1, compared to 20:1 in California and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 87.6% of students have completed 8th grade, 87.0% have completed high school, 30.8% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 2.6% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Pinole

IndexPinoleCaliforniaNational
Completed 8th grade87.6%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school87.0%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college69.1%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree41.0%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors30.8%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters10.3%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree2.6%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.2%1.6%1.3%

Pinole, CA School Districts

West Contra Costa Unified School District

Listed above are West Contra Costa Unified, Pinole schools. To customize your list of West Contra Costa Unified 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 West Contra Costa Unified schools.

Source: The Pinole, 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.