Los Altos High is a school servicing grades 9 to 12 and is located in the district of "Mountain View-Los Altos Union High" in Los Altos, CA. There are a total of 1,920 students and 94 teachers at Los Altos High, for a student to teacher ratio of 21 to 1. There are a total of 334 free lunch students and 56 reduced lunch students.
Los Altos High has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 76.5%, which is 101% higher than the California average.
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Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Los Altos High, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.
The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.
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|Hispanic or Latino||26.4%||24.9%||54.1%||23.6%|
|American Indian and Alaskan||0.0%||0.2%||0.7%||1.2%|
|Almond Elementary||81%||0.5||Los Altos, CA|
|Ardis G. Egan Junior High||87%||0.8||Los Altos, CA|
|Bullis Charter||95%||0.8||Los Altos, CA|
|Covington Elementary||93%||0.9||Los Altos, CA|
|Santa Rita Elementary||83%||1.0||Los Altos, CA|
|Gardner Bullis Elementary||85%||1.2||Los Altos Hills, CA|
|Terman Middle School||81%||1.5||Palo Alto, CA|
|Juana Briones Elementary||82%||1.9||Palo Alto, CA|
|Henry M. Gunn High||80%||1.9||Palo Alto, CA|
|Loyola Elementary||85%||1.9||Los Altos, CA|
|Georgina P. Blach Junior High||84%||2.1||Los Altos, CA|
|Herbert Hoover Elementary||90%||2.3||Palo Alto, CA|
|Population density (sq mi)||4,668||232||91|
|Married (15yrs & older)||75%||52%||55%|
|Completed 8th grade||98.3%||81.1%||84.3%|
|Completed high school||98.3%||79.8%||83.0%|
|Completed some college||94.2%||61.5%||59.4%|
|Completed associate degree||86.0%||39.8%||38.5%|
|Completed professional degree||17.6%||3.9%||3.3%|