Los Alamos High School Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#556
College Readiness Index
43.7
Math Proficiency
3.0
Reading Proficiency
3.1
Student/Teacher Ratio
16:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,124 Students
  • 72 Teachers

Los Alamos High School
1300 DIAMOND DR
LOS ALAMOS, NM 87544

Phone: (505) 663-2230

District: Los Alamos Public Schools

Overview

Los Alamos High School is ranked 3rd within New Mexico. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Los Alamos High School is 49 percent. The student body makeup is 51 percent male and 49 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 28 percent. Los Alamos High School is the only high school in the Los Alamos Public Schools.

Rankings / Awards

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

Medal Awarded Silver
National Rank
#556
State Rank
#3

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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 1,124
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 28%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 0%
Full-Time Teachers 72

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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 course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in Reading 79%
Proficient in Math 74%
College Readiness Index 43.7

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Distant Town
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 1,124
Proficient in Reading (district average) 79%
Proficient in Math (district average) 74%
College Readiness (district average) 43.7

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