Avg. test scores 100%
High school dipl. 14%
Bachelors degree 37%
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Los Altos school information

IndexLos AltosLong BeachCalifornia
Average Test Scoresn/an/a10%
Student/Teacher ration/a21:120:1
Total public schoolsn/a808,308
Total private schoolsn/a523,438
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a111,085

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Los Altos are 100% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately n/a public schools in Los Altos
  • 94.7% of people in Los Altos have completed 8th grade
  • 94.3% of people in Los Altos have completed high school
  • 41.5% of people in Los Altos have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Los Altos

      IndexLos AltosLong BeachCalifornia
      Completed 8th grade94.7%78.9%81.1%
      Completed high school94.3%77.6%79.8%
      Completed some college78.7%60.8%61.5%
      Completed associate degree50.6%37.2%39.8%
      Completed bachelors41.5%29.5%32.0%
      Completed masters14.3%10.8%11.9%
      Completed professional degree4.6%3.2%3.9%
      Completed doctorate1.1%1.2%1.6%

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      CityPopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Long Beach, CA469,793n/a 

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Kansas City, MO471,76735%27.9%
      Atlanta, GA456,37835%26.8%
      Virginia Beach, VA449,73387%80.0%
      Omaha, NE443,07249%1.8%
      Raleigh, NC441,32647%2.0%
      Long Beach, CA469,793n/a 
      Source: The Los Altos, Long Beach, CA education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.