Los Gatos 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
20 High Sch Ct.
Los Gatos, CA 95030
Phone
(408) 354-2730
District
LOS GATOS-SARATOGA JOINT UNION HIGH
County
SANTA CLARA COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
1999
Classroom Teachers
93

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to California

10

(10 is best)

Better than 95.3% of CA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

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

Grade 11

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 72 43
Proficiency in Reading 79 55
Proficiency in Math 65 31

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 21.50
AVG FOR DISTRICT 20.80
AVG FOR STATE 23.37
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 515 25.8%
Grade 10 538 26.9%
Grade 11 472 23.6%
Grade 12 473 23.7%
Total 1999 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 76.5% 56.7% 25.0%
Black 0.7% 0.5% 5.9%
Hispanic 10.1% 8.1% 56.0%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 12.4% 34.5% 12.0%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.3% 0.3% 1.1%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 2.6% 1.8% 57.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 2.4% 1.7% 48.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.2% 0.1% 9.0%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 55,829 39,557,045
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 407.8 250
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 3.6% 6.3%
5-19 YEARS OLD 20.5% 19.5%
20-44 YEARS OLD 21.2% 35.5%
45-64 YEARS OLD 35.6% 25.1%
65 OR OLDER 19.1% 13.6%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 20,608 12,965,435
Single Parent Households With Children 5.4% 11.0%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 97.6% 82.9%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 72.2% 33.3%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 53.9% 19.3%
$100,000 - $149,999 15.1% 16.2%
$75,000 - $99,999 8.9% 12.3%
$50,000 - $74,999 7.8% 15.9%
$30,000 - $49,999 5.7% 14.9%
$15,000 - $29,999 3.9% 11.9%
$15,000 or less 4.8% 9.5%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,532 $31,465,132 44.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $870 $2,871,870 4.1%
Staff $714 $2,356,914 3.4%
General Administration $331 $1,092,631 1.6%
School Administration $726 $2,396,526 3.4%
Operation $1,698 $5,605,098 8.0%
Transportation $183 $604,083 0.9%
Other $862 $2,845,462 4.1%
Total Support $5,384 $17,772,584 25.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $6,344 $20,941,544 29.8%
Total Expenditures $21,260 $70,179,260 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,754 $42,072,563,139 50.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $660 $4,109,759,938 4.9%
Staff $678 $4,223,588,529 5.0%
General Administration $131 $816,243,878 1.0%
School Administration $745 $4,643,247,838 5.5%
Operation $1,069 $6,656,800,206 7.9%
Transportation $248 $1,545,160,414 1.8%
Other $590 $3,675,538,573 4.4%
Total Support $4,121 $25,669,582,774 30.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,646 $16,479,764,511 19.6%
Total Expenditures $13,521 $84,221,660,396 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%