La Canada High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#180
College Readiness Index
65.1
Academic Performance Index
946
Student/Teacher Ratio
25:1
  • 07–12 Grades
  • 2,117 Students
  • 86 Teachers

La Canada High School
4463 OAK GROVE DR
LA CANADA, CA 91011

Phone: (818) 952-4205

District: La Canada Unified School District

Overview

La Canada High School is ranked 28th within California. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at La Canada High School is 70 percent. The student body makeup is 52 percent male and 48 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 42 percent. La Canada High School is the only high school in the La Canada Unified School District.

Rankings / Awards

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

Medal Awarded Gold
National Rank
#180
State Rank
#28
STEM Rank
#120

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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 2,117
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 42%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) N/A
Full-Time Teachers 86

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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 65.1

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 07 – 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 1
Total Students 2,117
Academic Performance Index Evaluation Achieves CA goal
College Readiness (district average) 65.1

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