Acalanes High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#260
College Readiness Index
58.8
Academic Performance Index
910
Student/Teacher Ratio
21:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,386 Students
  • 67 Teachers

Acalanes High School
1200 PLEASANT HILL RD
LAFAYETTE, CA 94549

Phone: (925) 280-3970

District: Acalanes Union High

Overview

Acalanes High School is ranked 48th within California. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Acalanes High School is 62 percent. The student body makeup is 55 percent male and 45 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 29 percent. Acalanes High School is 1 of 5 high schools in the Acalanes Union High.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares with others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded Gold
National Rank
#260
State Rank
#48
STEM Rank
#82

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 1,386
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 29%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) N/A
Full-Time Teachers 67

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level coursework (AP®/IB exams).

Academic Performance Index Evaluation Achieves CA goal
College Readiness Index 58.8

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Large Suburb
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding No

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 5
Total Students 5,387
Academic Performance Index Evaluation Achieves CA goal
College Readiness (district average) 59.6

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International Baccalaureate (IB) data provided by International Baccalaureate of North America. Used with permission.

Nearby Schools

Acalanes High School is 1 of 5 schools in the Acalanes Union High.

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