Lake Tahoe Unified School District

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Overview

School District NameLake Tahoe Unified School District
School District Websitehttp://www.ltusd.org
School District Phone Number(530) 541-2850
School District Grades OfferedKG - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (CA)
# of Schools8 Schools10,322 Schools
# of Students3,906 Students6,196,093 Students
# of Teachers194 Teachers264,750 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio20:123:1

District Comparison

  • Lake Tahoe Unified School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,013 school districts in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 85% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
39%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Lake Tahoe Unified  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
50%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Lake Tahoe Unified  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
85%
84%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Lake Tahoe Unified  School District and public school graduation rate of CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.590.64
# of American Indian Students18 Students32,941 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# of Asian Students181 Students719,599 Students
% Asian Students
5%
12%
# of Hispanic Students1,662 Students3,366,608 Students
% Hispanic Students
43%
54%
# of Black Students32 Students337,796 Students
% Black Students
1%
5%
# of White Students1,874 Students1,437,339 Students
% White Students
48%
23%
# of Hawaiian Students8 Students28,785 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
1%
# of Two or more races Students131 Students273,002 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: - -
# of Students in Kindergarten:357530,276
# of Students in 1st Grade:285455,064
# of Students in 2nd Grade:307454,352
# of Students in 3rd Grade:321446,005
# of Students in 4th Grade:306465,237
# of Students in 5th Grade:322470,637
# of Students in 6th Grade:303484,739
# of Students in 7th Grade:304474,585
# of Students in 8th Grade:295472,087
# of Students in 9th Grade:286493,582
# of Students in 10th Grade:275481,886
# of Students in 11th Grade:283473,644
# of Students in 12th Grade:262485,844
# of Ungraded Students: - 8,155

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $12,560 is higher than the state average of $10,657. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $15,727 is higher than the state average of $10,724. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (CA)
Total Revenue$48 MM$18 MM
This chart display total revenue of Lake Tahoe Unified  School District and average revenue for each school distric in CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending$60 MM$18 MM
This chart display total spending of Lake Tahoe Unified  School District and average spending for each school distric in CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$12,560$10,657
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Lake Tahoe Unified  School District and average revenue per public school student in CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$15,727$10,724
This chart display average spending per public school student in Lake Tahoe Unified  School District and average spending per public school student in CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Lake Tahoe Unified School District Public Schools (2020-21)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Lake Tahoe Environmental Science Magnet Magnet School
    Math: 50-54% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank: Top 20%
    1095 San Bernardino Ave.
    South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150
    (530) 543-2371

    Grades: K-5 | 396 students
  • Sierra House Elementary School Math: 47% | Reading: 44%
    Rank: Top 50%
    1709 Remington Trail
    South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150
    (530) 543-2327

    Grades: K-5 | 470 students
  • South Tahoe Middle School Math: 34% | Reading: 40%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2940 Lake Tahoe Blvd.
    South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150
    (530) 541-6404

    Grades: 6-8 | 902 students
  • South Tahoe High School Math: 25% | Reading: 46%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1735 Lake Tahoe Blvd.
    South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150
    (530) 541-4111

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,013 student
  • Bijou Community Math: 25% | Reading: 39%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    3501 Spruce Ave.
    South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150
    (530) 543-2337

    Grades: K-5 | 602 students
  • Tahoe Valley Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    943 Tahoe Island Dr.
    South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150
    (530) 543-2350

    Grades: K-5 | 430 students
  • Mt. Tallac High School Alternative School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: 21-39%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1735 Lake Tahoe Blvd.
    South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150
    (530) 543-2264

    Grades: 9-12 | 78 students
  • Transitional Learning Center (Continuation School) Alternative School
    1735 Lake Tahoe Blvd.
    South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150
    (530) 543-2264

    Grades: 9-12 | 15 students
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