Acalanes High School Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#275
College Readiness Index
55.7
Academic Performance Index
910
Student/Teacher Ratio
N/A
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,416 Students
  • N/A 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 45th within California. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Acalanes High School is 57 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 to others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded Gold
National Rank
#275
State Rank
#45
STEM Rank
#27

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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 1,416
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 29%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 2%
Full-Time Teachers N/A

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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 55.7

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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 5,579
Academic Performance Index Evaluation Achieves CA goal
College Readiness (district average) 59.8

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