20 High Sch Ct.
Los Gatos, CA 95030
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Los Gatos High School serves 2,168 students in grades 9-12.
Los Gatos High School placed in the top 10% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 69% (which is higher than the California state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 81% (which is higher than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the California state level of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the California state average of 78% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 2,168 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 23:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 39%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 97% (Top 5% in CA)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 69% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 81% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Los Gatos High School's student population of 2,168 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 94 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
2,168 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
94 teachers
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School Rankings

Los Gatos High School is ranked within the top 10% of all 9,659 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Los Gatos High School is 0.58, 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 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#655 out of 9659 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
81%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
23:1
22:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
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Asian
15%
12%
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Hispanic
10%
56%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
61%
22%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
14%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.58
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Graduation Rate
97%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
5%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (10-11)
1%
8%
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Los Gatos High School's ranking?
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

69% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% CA state average), while 81% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CA state average).

What is the graduation rate of Los Gatos High School?

The graduation rate of Los Gatos High School is 97%, which is higher than the California state average of 84%.

How many students attend Los Gatos High School?

2,168 students attend Los Gatos High School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

61% of Los Gatos High School students are White, 15% of students are Asian, 14% of students are Two or more races, and 10% of students are Hispanic.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Los Gatos High School?

Los Gatos High School has a student ration of 23:1, which is higher than the California state average of 22:1.

What grades does Los Gatos High School offer ?

Los Gatos High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12

School Calendar

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Date
First Day of 2nd Semester
January 09, 2023 (Monday)
Spring Break
April 10, 2023 (Monday)

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 2,168 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 23:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 39%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 97% (Top 5%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 69% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 81% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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