|Rating||9 out of 10|
|Grades||9 to 12th grade|
|School District||Los Alamitos Unified|
|Location||3591 Cerritos Ave.
Los Alamitos, CA 90720
Los Alamitos High has an academic rating significantly above the average for California high schools based on its high test performance and average AP course participation. It is ranked 105th in the best public high schools in California.
The Los Alamitos High student body is mainly White with a sizeable Hispanic population and has high racial diversity.
|Native American Indian||0.4%||12|
|Hawaiian Pacific Inlander||0.8%||25|
|Two or more races||5%||165|
9.6% 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, Los Alamitos High students are largely wealthy and rank 93rd in California for high school student family income.
Students at Los Alamitos High scored an average 60% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the California Department of Education. Performance is well above the state high school median of 42% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the top 17% of California high schools.
|Gender||Math Proficient||Reading Proficient|
|Subgroup||Math Proficient||Reading Proficient|
|Asian & Pacific Islander||65% to 69%*||80% to 84%*|
|Black||20% to 29%*||50% to 59%*|
|Hispanic||30% to 34%*||65% to 69%*|
|Multiracial||40% to 49%*||70% to 79%*|
|With Disabilites||11% to 19%*||30% to 39%*|
*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.
The average SAT score for Los Alamitos High students in 2016 was 1154.
913 out of 1,582 junior and senior of students took either the ACT or SAT test (58%). College admission testing participation is well above the California median rate of 29% and in the top 11% for participation.
Los Alamitos High offers 28 AP courses. 26 percent of grade nine through twelve students are enrolled in at least one AP class. The AP participation rate is in the 69% percentile and somewhat above the median AP enrollment rate for all California schools of 21%. Los Alamitos High had 795 taking AP exams with a 658 passing at least one exam. The AP pass rate is in the 89% percentile and well above the state median of 55 percent.
|AP Test Pass Rate||83%||55%|
|Students enrolled in an AP class||26%||21%|
|AP Math Enrollment Rate||6%|
|AP Science Enrollment Rate||11%|
|AP Other Enrollment Rate||23%|
|AP Courses Offered||28|
|Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate||7%||14%|
|Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate||8%|
|Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate||6%|
Los Alamitos High
3591 Cerritos Ave.
Los Alamitos, CA
Los Alamitos Unified
Los Alamitos, CA