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  • Gardner Bullis Elementary
  • 25890 Fremont Rd., Los Altos Hills
  • Los Altos Elementary
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 337
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 23:1

Los Altos Hills school information

IndexLos Altos HillsCaliforniaNational
Average Test Scores85%38%49%
Student/Teacher ration/a20:116:1
Total public schools18,30879,221
Total private schools23,43824,874
Total post-secondary schools11,0857,963
The Los Altos Hills, CA educational system consists of 1 public schools, 2 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools. Los Altos Hills public schools have average test scores of 85% which is 122% higher than than the California average and 72% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Los Altos Hills public schools is n/a, compared to 20:1 in California and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 97.8% of students have completed 8th grade, 97.6% have completed high school, 84.6% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 23.6% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Los Altos Hills

IndexLos Altos HillsCaliforniaNational
Completed 8th grade97.8%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school97.6%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college94.0%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree88.5%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors84.6%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters56.9%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree23.6%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate13.1%1.6%1.3%

Los Altos Hills, CA School Districts

Los Altos Elementary School District

There are a total of 1 public schools, 2 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools in Los Altos Hills. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Los Altos Hills, CA schools is 85%. The average student to teacher ratio is n/a. In Los Altos Hills, CA, an average of 97.8% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 97.6% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Los Altos Hills 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 Altos Hills, CA schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Hillsborough, CA11,31287%76%
Cupertino, CA60,29786%75%
Los Altos, CA30,23886%75%
Palo Alto, CA66,64982%68%
Saratoga, CA30,83082%67%
Los Altos Hills, CA8,37685%72%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Menominee, MI8,37834%31%
Toccoa, GA8,37438%23%
Perryville, MO8,37451%3%
Calimesa, CA8,37943%14%
Indian Harbour Beach, FL8,38174%49%
Los Altos Hills, CA8,37685%72%
Source: The Los Altos Hills, 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.