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  • Olga L. Reed Elementary
  • Po Box 318, Los Alamos
  • Orcutt Union Elementary
  • Grades: KG - 8 · Students: 206
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 30:1
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Los Alamos school information

IndexLos AlamosCaliforniaNational
Average Test Scores27%38%49%
Student/Teacher ratio20:120:116:1
Total public schools18,30879,221
Total private schoolsn/a3,43824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1,0857,963
The Los Alamos, CA educational system consists of 1 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Los Alamos public schools have average test scores of 27% which is 29% lower than than the California average and 45% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Los Alamos public schools is 20:1, compared to 20:1 in California and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 79.1% of students have completed 8th grade, 75.2% have completed high school, 8.1% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 0.0% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Los Alamos

IndexLos AlamosCaliforniaNational
Completed 8th grade79.1%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school75.2%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college42.8%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree21.8%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors8.1%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters2.5%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.0%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.0%1.6%1.3%

Los Alamos, CA School Districts

Orcutt Union Elementary School District

There are a total of 1 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Los Alamos. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Los Alamos, CA schools is 27%. The average student to teacher ratio is 20:1. In Los Alamos, CA, an average of 79.1% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 75.2% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Los Alamos schools, you can start by sorting the list of schools by proficiency test score, school name or student to teacher ratio. Then you can select the grade levels that you would like to see, these include preschool, elementary, middle school and high school. Next, select the school type from the following options: charter, magnet, title I and title 1. Finally, you are able to filter your results by average proficiency score. Simply select the minimum proficiency score that you would like to see and only schools with that proficiency score or higher will appear on your list of Los Alamos, CA schools.

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Ballard, CA36282%67%
Los Olivos, CA87165%31%
Buellton, CA5,02158%18%
Vandenberg AFB, CA3,48352%5%
Santa Ynez, CA4,46847%4%
Los Alamos, CA1,35127%45%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Glen Alpine, NC1,35152%6%
Troy, TN1,35164%30%
Dunlap, IL1,35155%12%
Toast, NC1,35251%3%
Bogata, TX1,35083%68%
Los Alamos, CA1,35127%45%
Source: The Los Alamos, 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.