Los Altos, CA
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Los Altos Public Schools

Source & Methodology

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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 2015 – 2016 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Districts in Los Altos


Los Altos Elementary School District Details

Los Altos Elementary School District
201 Covington Rd.
Los Altos, CA 94024

4,675 Students enrolled in District

10 Schools in District

22 Students Per Classroom (State average is 24)

Los Altos Elementary School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to California

(10 is best)

Better than of CA school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools in this District

School Grades
Almond Elementary School
550 Almond Ave.
Los Altos, CA, 94022
KG-06
Ardis G. Egan Junior High School
100 W. Portola Ave.
Los Altos, CA, 94022
07-08
Covington Elementary School
205 Covington Rd.
Los Altos, CA, 94024
KG-06
Gardner Bullis Elementary School
25890 Fremont Rd.
Los Altos Hills, CA, 94022
KG-06
Georgina P. Blach Junior High School
1120 Covington Rd.
Los Altos, CA, 94024
07-08
Lasd Preschool School
201 Covington Rd.
Los Altos, CA, 94024
N-N
Loyola Elementary School
770 Berry Ave.
Los Altos, CA, 94024
KG-06
Oak Avenue Elementary School
1501 Oak Ave.
Los Altos, CA, 94024
KG-06
Santa Rita Elementary School
700 Los Altos Ave.
Los Altos, CA, 94022
KG-06
Springer Elementary School
1120 Rose Ave.
Mountain View, CA, 94040
KG-06

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 57.3% 25.6%
Black 0.6% 6.2%
Hispanic 6.7% 55.8%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 35.2% 11.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.6%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 4.7% 58.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 3.9% 49.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.9% 8.6%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,408 $33,639,728 55.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $601 $2,729,141 4.5%
Staff $511 $2,320,451 3.8%
General Administration $469 $2,129,729 3.5%
School Administration $597 $2,710,977 4.5%
Operation $1,358 $6,166,678 10.2%
Transportation $58 $263,378 0.4%
Other $488 $2,216,008 3.7%
Total Support $4,081 $18,531,821 30.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,811 $8,223,751 13.6%
Total Expenditures $13,301 $60,399,841 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,621 $35,036,955,287 49.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $502 $3,131,223,827 4.4%
Staff $531 $3,312,426,112 4.6%
General Administration $92 $573,622,504 0.8%
School Administration $616 $3,842,105,700 5.4%
Operation $940 $5,860,782,678 8.2%
Transportation $228 $1,423,012,973 2.0%
Other $494 $3,081,474,546 4.3%
Total Support $3,405 $21,225,114,888 29.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,433 $15,163,215,389 21.2%
Total Expenditures $11,458 $71,426,321,041 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,487 $324,898,990,964 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $587 $29,383,130,681 4.7%
Staff $483 $24,167,878,083 3.8%
General Administration $205 $10,285,419,511 1.6%
School Administration $601 $30,113,641,000 4.8%
Operation $1,035 $51,821,442,969 8.2%
Transportation $475 $23,793,258,876 3.8%
Other $376 $18,849,723,887 3.0%
Total Support $3,762 $188,414,761,533 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,296 $114,973,102,384 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,545 $628,286,465,973 100.0%

Mountain View Los Altos Union High School District Details

Mountain View Los Altos Union High School District
1299 Bryant Ave.
Mountain View, CA 94040

3,881 Students enrolled in District

3 Schools in District

20 Students Per Classroom (State average is 24)

Mountain View Los Altos Union High School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to California

(10 is best)

Better than of CA school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools in this District

School Grades
Alta Vista High School
1325 Bryant Ave.
Mountain View, CA, 94040
09-12
Los Altos High School
201 Almond Ave.
Los Altos, CA, 94022
09-12
Mountain View High School
3535 Truman Ave.
Mountain View, CA, 94040
09-12

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 46.6% 25.6%
Black 1.7% 6.2%
Hispanic 26.7% 55.8%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 24.8% 11.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.1% 0.6%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 20.2% 58.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 17.0% 49.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 3.2% 8.6%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,674 $36,209,782 48.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $929 $3,477,247 4.7%
Staff $697 $2,608,871 3.5%
General Administration $198 $741,114 1.0%
School Administration $1,293 $4,839,699 6.5%
Operation $1,418 $5,307,574 7.1%
Transportation $219 $819,717 1.1%
Other $1,102 $4,124,786 5.5%
Total Support $5,855 $21,915,265 29.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $4,328 $16,199,704 21.8%
Total Expenditures $19,857 $74,324,751 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,621 $35,036,955,287 49.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $502 $3,131,223,827 4.4%
Staff $531 $3,312,426,112 4.6%
General Administration $92 $573,622,504 0.8%
School Administration $616 $3,842,105,700 5.4%
Operation $940 $5,860,782,678 8.2%
Transportation $228 $1,423,012,973 2.0%
Other $494 $3,081,474,546 4.3%
Total Support $3,405 $21,225,114,888 29.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,433 $15,163,215,389 21.2%
Total Expenditures $11,458 $71,426,321,041 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,487 $324,898,990,964 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $587 $29,383,130,681 4.7%
Staff $483 $24,167,878,083 3.8%
General Administration $205 $10,285,419,511 1.6%
School Administration $601 $30,113,641,000 4.8%
Operation $1,035 $51,821,442,969 8.2%
Transportation $475 $23,793,258,876 3.8%
Other $376 $18,849,723,887 3.0%
Total Support $3,762 $188,414,761,533 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,296 $114,973,102,384 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,545 $628,286,465,973 100.0%

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