Las Lomas High

Overview

Student Enrollment
1,541
Best High School in California
#29
 Rating 10 out of 10
Grades 9 to 12th grade
School District Acalanes Union High
Type Public
 Phone (925)280-3920
 Location 1460 S. Main St.
Walnut Creek, CA 94596
Charter School No

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.

Racial Demographics

The Las Lomas High student body is primarily White with a smaller Asian Pacific population and has medium racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White66.5%1,024
Black2.8%43
Hispanic10.8%166
Asian Pacific16%247
Native American Indian0.5%8
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0.5%8
Two or more races2.9%45

Family Income

vs. other California high schools
Upper 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

Grade Students
Freshman396
Sophomore401
Junior371
Senior373
Total1,541

Completions

State Standardized Test Performance

Proficient Students
76%
Rank in California
55th
Rating
10 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
Girls55% to 59%*90% to 94%*
Boys70% to 74%*80% to 84%*

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indiansuppressed*suppressed*
Asian & Pacific Islander60% to 69%*80% to 89%*
Blacksuppressed*suppressed*
Hispanic21% to 39%*60% to 79%*
Multiracial50% or more*50% or more*
White65% to 69%*90% to 94%*
With Disabilitesless than 50%*less than 50%*
Limited English40% to 59%*21% to 39%*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

College Admission Test Scoring

Average SAT Score
1225

The average SAT score for Las Lomas High students in 2016 was 1225.

College Admission Test Participation

Upperclassmen taking ACT or SAT
57%
Rank in California
104th
Rating
8 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 Rate
34%
AP Pass Rank in California
47th
AP Pass Rate Rating
9 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.

School State
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

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate14%14%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate15%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate13%

Police Referral Rate

Group Percent Referrals
All Students0.8%12
Boys1.3%10
Girls0.3%2
California Median0%

Police Arrest Rate

Group Percent Arrests
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0

Expulsion Rate

Group Percent Expulsions
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
California Median0%

In-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students0.5%7
Boys0.9%7
Girls0%0
California Median0.3%

Out-of-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students1.2%18
Boys1.8%14
Girls0.5%4

Location

Las Lomas High
1460 S. Main St.
Walnut Creek, CA
94596
(925)280-3920

10 out of 10 1

District

Acalanes Union High
Lafayette, CA