How good are the schools in Modesto, CA?

Modesto encompasses 72 public elementary, middle and high schools. Modesto also has 44 private schools. Thirty-two high schools are recognized on U.S. News & World Report's Best High Schools rankings.

College Readiness Index

Index Score: 6.0 /10

How we calculate this.


Modesto has a lower score than similarly sized metro areas.

School Stats

Total Students
52,299
Total Teachers
2,604

Student-Teacher Ratio

20:1

Data sourced from the National Center for Education Statistics and U.S. News & World Report's Best High Schools rankings.

All High Schools in Modesto

Data sourced from the National Center for Education Statistics and U.S. News & World Report's Best High Schools rankings.

Nearby School Districts

Delhi Unified
3 High Schools

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