Las Lomas High
Best High School in California#29
|Rating||10 out of 10|
|Grades||9 to 12th grade|
|School District||Acalanes Union High|
|Location||1460 S. Main St.
Walnut Creek, CA 94596
Las Lomas High has an academic rating significantly above the average for California high schools based on its high test performance and high AP course participation. It is ranked 29th in the best public high schools in California.
The Las Lomas High student body is primarily White with a smaller Asian Pacific population and has medium racial diversity.
|Native American Indian||0.5%||8|
|Hawaiian Pacific Inlander||0.5%||8|
|Two or more races||2.9%||45|
vs. other California high schoolsUpper 6.4%
8% percent of the school's students are eligible for free lunch under the National School Lunch Program compared to the California high school median of 48.5%. By this measure, Las Lomas High students are largely wealthy and rank 81st in California for high school student family income.
Enrollment by Grade
State Standardized Test Performance
Rank in California55th
Rating10 out of 10
Students at Las Lomas High scored an average 76% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the California Department of Education. Performance is significantly above the state high school median of 42% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the top 5.4% of California high schools.
Test Proficiency By Gender
|Gender||Math Proficient||Reading Proficient|
|Girls||55% to 59%*||90% to 94%*|
|Boys||70% to 74%*||80% to 84%*|
State Test Proficiency by Subgroup
|Subgroup||Math Proficient||Reading Proficient|
|Asian & Pacific Islander||60% to 69%*||80% to 89%*|
|Hispanic||21% to 39%*||60% to 79%*|
|Multiracial||50% or more*||50% or more*|
|White||65% to 69%*||90% to 94%*|
|With Disabilites||less than 50%*||less than 50%*|
|Limited English||40% to 59%*||21% to 39%*|
*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.
College Admission Test Scoring
Average SAT Score1225
The average SAT score for Las Lomas High students in 2016 was 1225.
College Admission Test Participation
Upperclassmen taking ACT or SAT57%
Rank in California104th
Rating8 out of 10
426 out of 744 junior and senior of students took either the ACT or SAT test (57%). College admission testing participation is well above the California median rate of 29% and in the top 12% for participation.
AP Course and Test Performance
AP Class Enrollment Rate34%
AP Pass Rank in California47th
AP Pass Rate Rating9 out of 10
Las Lomas High offers 14 AP courses. 34 percent of grade nine through twelve students are enrolled in at least one AP class. The AP participation rate is in the 87% percentile and well above the median AP enrollment rate for all California schools of 21%. Las Lomas High had 451 taking AP exams with a 411 passing at least one exam. The AP pass rate is in the 95% percentile and significantly above the California state median of 55 percent.
|AP Test Pass Rate||91%||55%|
|Students enrolled in an AP class||34%||21%|
|AP Math Enrollment Rate||13%|
|AP Science Enrollment Rate||8%|
|AP Other Enrollment Rate||27%|
|AP Courses Offered||14|
|Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate||14%||14%|
|Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate||15%|
|Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate||13%|
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Las Lomas High
1460 S. Main St.
Walnut Creek, CA
Acalanes Union High