Los Alamitos Unified School District

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 9 public schools serving 9,821 students in Los Alamitos Unified School District. This district's average testing ranking is 10/10, which is in the top 5% of public schools in California.
Public Schools in Los Alamitos Unified School District have an average math proficiency score of 74% (versus the California public school average of 40%), and reading proficiency score of 83% (versus the 51% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Los Alamitos Unified School District are Jack L. Weaver Elementary School, Francis Hopkinson Elementary School and Richard Henry Lee Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Los Alamitos Unified School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in California.
Minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the California public school average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Los Alamitos Unified School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in California for:

Category
Attribute
Overall Rank
Highest overall rank (Top 5%)
Math Proficiency
Highest math proficiency (Top 5%)
Reading/Language Arts Proficiency
Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 5%)
Graduation Rate
Highest graduation rate (Top 5%)
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Los Alamitos Unified School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
KG - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (CA)
# Schools
9 Schools
10,331 Schools
# Students
9,821 Students
6,193,432 Students
# Teachers
373 Teachers
264,585 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
26:1
26:1

District Rank

Los Alamitos Unified School District, which is ranked within the top 5% of all 989 school districts in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 98% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (CA)
Overall District Rank
#55 out of 1942 school districts
(Top 5%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Los Alamitos Unified  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
74%
40%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Los Alamitos 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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
83%
51%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Los Alamitos 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 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
98%
84%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Los Alamitos Unified  School District and public school graduation rate of CA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.69
0.64
# American Indian Students
17 Students
32,922 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
1,568 Students
718,704 Students
% Asian Students
16%
12%
# Hispanic Students
2,542 Students
3,364,037 Students
% Hispanic Students
26%
54%
# Black Students
277 Students
337,146 Students
% Black Students
3%
5%
# White Students
4,608 Students
1,436,430 Students
% White Students
47%
23%
# Hawaiian Students
53 Students
28,735 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
1%
# Two or more races Students
756 Students
272,786 Students
% of Two or more races Students
8%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
18
# Students in K Grade:
825
530,118
# Students in 1st Grade:
638
456,635
# Students in 2nd Grade:
664
454,067
# Students in 3rd Grade:
647
445,793
# Students in 4th Grade:
707
464,993
# Students in 5th Grade:
709
470,389
# Students in 6th Grade:
820
484,412
# Students in 7th Grade:
785
474,129
# Students in 8th Grade:
791
471,620
# Students in 9th Grade:
850
492,955
# Students in 10th Grade:
790
481,188
# Students in 11th Grade:
766
473,097
# Students in 12th Grade:
829
485,902
# Ungraded Students:
-
8,116

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $12,694 in this school district is less than the state median of $16,033. The school district revenue/student has grown by 7% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $12,554 is less than the state median of $16,124. The school district spending/student has grown by 7% over four school years.
This School District
This State (CA)
Total Revenue
$125 MM
$29 MM
This chart display total revenue of Los Alamitos Unified  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending
$123 MM
$29 MM
This chart display total spending of Los Alamitos Unified  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$12,694
$16,033
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Los Alamitos Unified  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student
$12,554
$16,124
This chart display average spending per public school student in Los Alamitos Unified  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Best Los Alamitos Unified School District Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Jack L. Weaver Elementary School
Math: 92% | Reading: 91%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
(3)
11872 Wembley Rd.
Los Alamitos, CA 90720
(562) 799-4580
Grades: K-5
| 683 students
Rank: #22.
Francis Hopkinson Elementary School
Math: 95% | Reading: 88%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
12582 Kensington Rd.
Los Alamitos, CA 90720
(562) 799-4500
Grades: K-5
| 705 students
Rank: #33.
Richard Henry Lee Elementary School
Math: 87% | Reading: 91%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
11481 Foster Rd.
Los Alamitos, CA 90720
(562) 799-4540
Grades: K-5
| 641 students
Rank: #44.
Oak Middle School
Math: 71% | Reading: 87%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
10821 Oak St.
Los Alamitos, CA 90720
(562) 799-4740
Grades: 6-8
| 1,197 students
Rank: #55.
Rossmoor Elementary School
Math: 80% | Reading: 79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(1)
3272 Shakespeare Dr.
Los Alamitos, CA 90720
(562) 799-4520
Grades: K-5
| 646 students
Rank: #66.
Los Alamitos Elementary School
Math: 77% | Reading: 80%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
10862 Bloomfield St.
Los Alamitos, CA 90720
(714) 816-3300
Grades: K-5
| 723 students
Rank: #77.
Sharon Christa Mcauliffe Middle School
Math: 70% | Reading: 81%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
(1)
4112 Cerritos Ave.
Los Alamitos, CA 90720
(714) 816-3320
Grades: 6-8
| 1,199 students
Rank: #88.
J. H. Mcgaugh Elementary School
Math: 74% | Reading: 75%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1698 Bolsa Ave.
Seal Beach, CA 90740
(562) 799-4560
Grades: K-5
| 792 students
Rank: #99.
Los Alamitos High School
Math: 57% | Reading: 80%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
3591 Cerritos Ave.
Los Alamitos, CA 90720
(562) 799-4780
Grades: 9-12
| 3,235 students

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: KG - 12
  • Students: 9,821 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 26:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 53%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 98% (Top 5% in CA)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 5%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 74% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 83% (Top 5%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.69

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