Los Altos High School

15325 E. Los Robles Ave.
Hacienda Heights, CA 91745
(School attendance zone shown in map)
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 1,653 students in grades 9-12, Los Altos High School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 23% (which is lower than the California state average of 40%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 59% (which is higher than the California state average of 51%).
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 96% 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: 1,653 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 23:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 96%
  • : 97% (Top 5% in CA)
  • : 23%
  • : 59%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Los Altos High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

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School Overview

Los Altos High School's student population of 1,653 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 71 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
1,653 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
71 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Los Altos High School is 0.25, 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)
(18-19)
23%
40%
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(18-19)
59%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
23:1
21:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
8%
12%
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Hispanic
86%
56%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
4%
21%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
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Two or more races
1%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.25
This chart display the diversity score of Los Altos High School and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
97%
84%
This chart display graduation rate of Los Altos High School and public school graduation rate of California by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
50%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
7%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What schools are Los Altos High School often compared to?
Los Altos High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Glen A. Wilson High School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
23% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% CA state average), while 59% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CA state average).
What is the graduation rate of Los Altos High School?
The graduation rate of Los Altos High School is 97%, which is higher than the California state average of 84%.
How many students attend Los Altos High School?
1,653 students attend Los Altos High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
86% of Los Altos High School students are Hispanic, 8% of students are Asian, 4% of students are White, 1% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Los Altos High School?
Los Altos High School has a student ration of 23:1, which is higher than the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does Los Altos High School offer ?
Los Altos High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is Los Altos High School part of?
Los Altos High School is part of Hacienda La Puente Unified School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,653 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 23:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 96%
  • : 97% (Top 5%)
  • : 23%
  • : 59%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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