Lynbrook High


Student Enrollment
Best High School in California
 Rating 10 out of 10
Grades 9 to 12th grade
School District Fremont Union High
Type Public
 Phone (408)366-7700
 Location 1280 Johnson Ave.
San Jose, CA 95129
Charter School No

Lynbrook 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 2nd in the best public high schools in California.

Data Citation: Unless otherwise noted, all information on this page is retrieved or calculated from data reported to the the U.S. Department of Education National Center for Education Statistics Common Core of Data and Civil Rights Data Collection for the 2014/2015 school year.

Racial Demographics

The Lynbrook High student body is mostly Asian Pacific with a smaller White population and has very low racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
Asian Pacific80.9%1,499
Native American Indian0.1%2
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0.1%2
Two or more races3.8%71

Family Income

vs. other California high schools
Upper 3.1%

3.9% 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, Lynbrook High students are largely wealthy and rank 39th in California for high school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students


State Standardized Test Performance

Proficient Students
Rank in California
10 out of 10

Students at Lynbrook High scored an average 93% 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 1.3% of California high schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls90% to 94%*95% or more*
Boys90% to 94%*90% to 94%*

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indiansuppressed*suppressed*
Asian & Pacific Islander96%95%
Black50% or more*50% or more*
Hispanicless than 50%*less than 50%*
Multiracial50% or more*50% or more*
White80% to 89%*90% or more*
With Disabilitesless than 50%*50% or more*
Limited English50% or more*50% or more*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

College Admission Test Scoring

Average SAT Score

The average SAT score for Lynbrook High students in 2016 was 1393.

College Admission Test Participation

Upperclassmen taking ACT or SAT
Rank in California
10 out of 10

766 out of 933 junior and senior of students took either the ACT or SAT test (82%). College admission testing participation is significantly above the California median rate of 29% and in the top 4% for participation.

AP Course and Test Performance

AP Class Enrollment Rate
AP Pass Rank in California
AP Pass Rate Rating
10 out of 10

Lynbrook High offers 15 AP courses. 42 percent of grade nine through twelve students are enrolled in at least one AP class. The AP participation rate is in the 95% percentile and significantly above the median AP enrollment rate for all California schools of 21%. Lynbrook High had 686 taking AP exams with a 648 passing at least one exam. The AP pass rate is in the 98% percentile and significantly above the California state median of 55 percent.

School State
AP Test Pass Rate 94% 55%
Students enrolled in an AP class 42% 21%
AP Math Enrollment Rate 30%
AP Science Enrollment Rate 17%
AP Other Enrollment Rate 34%
AP Courses Offered 15

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate6%14%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate7%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate5%

Police Referral Rate

Group Percent Referrals
All Students0.4%8
California Median0%

Police Arrest Rate

Group Percent Arrests
All Students0%0

Expulsion Rate

Group Percent Expulsions
All Students0%0
California Median0%

In-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students0.1%2
California Median0.3%

Out-of-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students1.2%22


Lynbrook High
1280 Johnson Ave.
San Jose, CA

10 out of 10 1


Fremont Union High
Sunnyvale, CA