La Mirada High

    13520 Adelfa Dr., La Mirada, 90638

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    ENROLLMENT

    2,267

    STUDENT-TEACHER RATIO ?

    24:1

    UNOFFICIAL API RANK ?

    8/10

    DIVERSITY RANK ?

    7/10

    Student body

    Student body ethnicity ?
    • Enrollment: 2,267 students
    • Free and reduced-price lunch: 47.4% ?
    • English language learners: 2.6%
    • Diversity rank: 7/10 ?
    Source: 2012-13 state data

    Faculty

    • Total teachers: 93
    • Student-teacher ratio: 24:1 ?
    Source: 2012-13 state data

    Performance

    Academic Performance Index (API) ?
    Unofficial Rank: 8/10 ?
    Source: 2008-2013 state data
    California Standards Tests (STAR) ?
    Students scoring "proficient" or above:

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  • Students in advanced math: 31% ?
  • No Child Left Behind (AYP) ?
    Fail: Missed eight of 18 federal targets for 2012

    Fail: Missed one of 18 federal targets for 2011

    Fail: Missed two of 18 federal targets for 2010

    Pass: Met federal targets for 2009

    Pass: Met federal targets for 2008

    Pass: Met federal targets for 2007

    SAT Reasoning Test ?
    Source: 2011-2012 state data reported for 183 participants
    Math: 504   Reading: 492   Writing: 499
    Source: 2010-2011 state data reported for 183 participants
    Math: 500   Reading: 484   Writing: 490
    Source: 2009-2010 state data reported for 165 participants
    Math: 508   Reading: 486   Writing: 488

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      One comment about La Mirada High

      I'm a student in La Mirada High School. La Mirada High is one of the top schools in Los Angeles.
      Most of the classes had really good teachers that care for their students to do good in their classes and in their tests. Most of the teachers push their students to not fail their classes and to continue going more than good, so they can graduate.
      La Mirada High also has facultuy that really care for the student to have a clean and safe campus to study.
      La Mirada affors a lot of great classes: science, math, history, and electives: clothing, photoshop, woodshop, finance, student in the law, CSI, and much more. With this classes La Mirada High, help the students to make up their minds on what they would like to study in college. Almost all students already have their mind set on what they want to do when they get out of high school. This school is one of the best schools that your children can attend.

      — NONE
      November 16, 2009 at 1:55 p.m.

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