La Mirada High School

13520 Adelfa Dr.
La Mirada, CA 90638
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Top 5%
Serving 1,833 students in grades 9-12, La Mirada High School ranks in the top 5% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70-79% (which is higher than the California state average of 34%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≥90% (which is higher than the California state average of 49%).
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 85% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,833 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 24:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 85%
  • : 96% (Top 10% in CA)
  • : Top 5%
  • : 70-79% (Top 5%)
  • : ≥90% (Top 1%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

La Mirada High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

La Mirada High School's student population of 1,833 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 76 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
1,833 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
76 teachers
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School Rankings

La Mirada High School ranks within the top 5% of all 3,649 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of La Mirada High School is 0.51, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CA)
#75 out of 3649 schools
(Top 5%)
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70-79%
34%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of La Mirada High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in California by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
≥90%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of La Mirada High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of California by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
24:1
21:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
11%
12%
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Hispanic
68%
56%
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Black
2%
5%
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White
15%
21%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
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Two or more races
3%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.51
This chart display the diversity score of La Mirada High School and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
96%
84%
This chart display graduation rate of La Mirada High School and public school graduation rate of California by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
42%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in La Mirada High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in La Mirada High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is La Mirada High School's ranking?
La Mirada High School is ranked #75 out of 3,649 schools, which ranks it among the top 5% of public schools in California.
What schools are La Mirada High School often compared to?
La Mirada High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like John H. Glenn High School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
70-79% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 34% CA state average), while ≥90% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% CA state average).
What is the graduation rate of La Mirada High School?
The graduation rate of La Mirada High School is 96%, which is higher than the California state average of 84%.
How many students attend La Mirada High School?
1,833 students attend La Mirada High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
68% of La Mirada High School students are Hispanic, 15% of students are White, 11% of students are Asian, 3% of students are Two or more races, 2% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Hawaiian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of La Mirada High School?
La Mirada High School has a student ration of 24:1, which is higher than the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does La Mirada High School offer ?
La Mirada High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is La Mirada High School part of?
La Mirada High School is part of Norwalk-La Mirada Unified School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,833 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 24:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 85%
  • : 96% (Top 10%)
  • : Top 5%
  • : 70-79% (Top 5%)
  • : ≥90% (Top 1%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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