Los Alamitos High School

Serves grades 9 - 12

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
3591 Cerritos Ave.
Los Alamitos, CA 90720
Phone
(562) 799-4780
District
LOS ALAMITOS UNIFIED
County
ORANGE COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
3137
Classroom Teachers
118

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to California

10

(10 is best)

Better than 91.9% of CA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

9

(10 is best)

Los Alamitos High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 11

100 80 60 40 20 0
69%
44%
80%
57%
57%
32%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

30 20 10 0
27
26
23
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 796 25.4%
Grade 10 823 26.2%
Grade 11 760 24.2%
Grade 12 758 24.2%
Total 3137 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 51.9% 49.3% 24.4%
Black 3.7% 3.0% 5.7%
Hispanic 27.5% 29.0% 56.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 16.2% 17.9% 12.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.6% 0.8% 1.0%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 16.5% 16.8% 59.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 13.5% 13.7% 52.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 3.0% 3.1% 7.1%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 49,132 39,512,223
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 2,909.8 250
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 4.3% 6.3%
5-19 YEARS OLD 15.2% 19.5%
20-44 YEARS OLD 23.7% 35.5%
45-64 YEARS OLD 28.6% 25.1%
65 OR OLDER 28.2% 13.6%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 21,320 12,950,743
Single Parent Households With Children 5.5% 11.0%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 94.5% 82.9%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 50.9% 33.3%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 24.9% 19.3%
$100,000 - $149,999 16.7% 16.2%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.5% 12.3%
$50,000 - $74,999 14.1% 15.9%
$30,000 - $49,999 12.6% 14.9%
$15,000 - $29,999 12.8% 11.9%
$15,000 or less 7.4% 9.5%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,096 $70,186,536 60.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $497 $4,915,827 4.3%
Staff $286 $2,828,826 2.4%
General Administration $79 $781,389 0.7%
School Administration $640 $6,330,240 5.5%
Operation $879 $8,694,189 7.5%
Transportation $148 $1,463,868 1.3%
Other $611 $6,043,401 5.2%
Total Support $3,141 $31,067,631 26.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,448 $14,322,168 12.4%
Total Expenditures $11,684 $115,566,444 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,110 $44,207,610,675 49.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $715 $4,444,735,486 5.0%
Staff $719 $4,472,549,320 5.0%
General Administration $117 $729,380,980 0.8%
School Administration $789 $4,904,545,120 5.5%
Operation $1,125 $6,991,988,357 7.9%
Transportation $265 $1,645,794,048 1.8%
Other $639 $3,971,963,894 4.5%
Total Support $4,368 $27,160,605,411 30.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,836 $17,635,368,261 19.8%
Total Expenditures $14,315 $89,004,272,569 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%