Lathrop High School
11 May 2023 / by Crystal Brown
About Lathrop High School
Lathrop High School is a public high school located in Fairbanks, Alaska. Established in 1960, the school has a rich history of providing students with quality education and opportunities to grow and develop. The school offers a wide range of courses, including advanced placement and honors classes, as well as a variety of extracurricular activities.
The school is known for its high academic standards, and its students consistently perform well on the Alaska Performance Scholarship. The school also offers a variety of sports teams, including football, basketball, and soccer. The school also offers a range of clubs and organizations, such as the National Honor Society and the Key Club.
The school is dedicated to creating a safe and welcoming learning environment for all students. The school has implemented a variety of programs and initiatives to promote respect and tolerance among its students. The school also provides a range of support services to help students succeed, including counseling and tutoring.
Lathrop High School is a great place for students to learn and grow. With its high academic standards, wide range of courses, and variety of extracurricular activities, the school provides students with the tools they need to succeed.
647 W. Lathrop Rd.
Lathrop, CA 95330
9 – 12
Overview Lathrop High School
Lathrop High School serves 1,452 students in grades 9-12.
Lathrop High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 26% (which is lower than the California state average of 34%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 68% (which is higher than the California state average of 49%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is lower than the California state level of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 88% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 78% (majority Hispanic).
Verdict on Lathrop High School
Lathrop High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 3,649 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.The diversity score of Lathrop High School is 0.66, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school’s diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.