Lompoc High School

Lompoc High School serves 1,350 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is lower than the CA average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 85% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 74%.
Lompoc High School operates within the Lompoc Unified School District.

Overview

The student population of 1350 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,350 students
Lompoc High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 64 teachers
Lompoc High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Lompoc High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has decreased from : over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.48 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 21:1 22:1
Lompoc High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
3%
11%
Lompoc High School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
70%
52%
Lompoc High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
4%
7%
Lompoc High School Black (1988-2012)
White
15%
26%
Lompoc High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Lompoc High School Sch Ethnicity Lompoc 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.
0.48 0.64
Lompoc 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%
Lompoc 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
Lompoc High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2011)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 10,375 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Lompoc Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
16
4
Number of Students Managed 10,375 1,577
Lompoc Unified School District Number of Students Managed (1987-2012)
Graduation Rate n/a n/a
Lompoc Unified School District Graduation Rate (2003-2008)
District Total Revenue $93 MM $19 MM
Lompoc Unified School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $98 MM $18 MM
Lompoc Unified School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,000 $11,099
Lompoc Unified School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,465 $10,975
Lompoc 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 Mission Valley (1.2 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Lompoc Valley Middle School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is La Canada Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Lompoc La Canada Elementary School
    621 West North Ave
    Lompoc , CA , 93436
    (805)742-2250
    0.4  mi  |  667  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Lompoc Lompoc Valley Middle School
    234 South North St
    Lompoc , CA , 93436
    (805)742-2600
    0.7  mi  |  637  students  |  Gr.  7-8
  • Lompoc Clarence Ruth Elementary School
    501 North West St
    Lompoc , CA , 93436
    (805)742-2500
    0.7  mi  |  624  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Lompoc La Honda Elementary School
    1213 North A St
    Lompoc , CA , 93436
    (805)742-2300
    1.1  mi  |  450  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Lompoc Miguelito Elementary School
    1600 West Olive Ave
    Lompoc , CA , 93436
    (805)742-2440
    1.1  mi  |  518  students  |  Gr.  KG-6

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