Lower Lake High School

9430 A Lake St,

Lower Lake, CA, 95457-0799

Tel: (707)994-6471
Grades: 9-12

750 students

Lower Lake High School serves 750 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is lower than the CA average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 74%.
Lower Lake High School operates within the Konocti Unified School District.

Overview

The student population of 750 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 750 students
Lower Lake High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 40 teachers
Lower Lake High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Lower Lake High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has decreased from : over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.61 is less than the state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1 22:1
Lower Lake High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
4%
1%
Lower Lake High School American Indian (1988-2012)
Asian
1%
11%
Lower Lake High School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
28%
52%
Lower Lake High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
4%
7%
Lower Lake High School Black (1988-2012)
White
56%
26%
Lower Lake High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Lower Lake High School Sch Ethnicity Lower Lake High School Sta Ethnicity
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.61 0.64
Lower Lake High School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a
10%
Lower Lake High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2011)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a
n/a
Lower Lake High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2011)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,107 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Konocti Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
10
4
Number of Students Managed 3,107 1,577
Konocti Unified School District Number of Students Managed (1987-2012)
Graduation Rate n/a n/a
Konocti Unified School District Graduation Rate (2003-2008)
District Total Revenue $34 MM $19 MM
Konocti Unified School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $35 MM $18 MM
Konocti Unified School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,853 $11,099
Konocti Unified School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,160 $10,975
Konocti Unified School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Blue Heron (0 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Blue Heron (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Highlands Academy (1.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Lower Lake Blue Heron
    Alternative School
    9625 Adams St
    Lower Lake , CA , 95457
    (707)994-3826
    Alternative School
    0  mi  |  44  students  |  Gr.  9-11
  • Lower Lake Richard H. Lewis Alternative
    Alternative School
    9255 Lake St
    Lower Lake , CA , 95457
    (707)994-2045
    Alternative School
    0.2  mi  |  52  students  |  Gr.  KG-12
  • Lower Lake Lower Lake Elementary School
    9240 Lake St
    Lower Lake , CA , 95457
    (707)994-5787
    0.2  mi  |  703  students  |  Gr.  KG-8
  • Lower Lake Carle (william C.) High (Continuation School)
    Alternative School
    9345 Winchester St
    Lower Lake , CA , 95457
    (707)994-1033
    Alternative School
    0.2  mi  |  106  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Clearlake Highlands Academy
    Alternative School
    15850a Dam Rd Ext.
    Clearlake , CA , 95422
    (707)994-6447
    Alternative School
    1.4  mi  |  38  students  |  Gr.  2-9

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