This school is rated above average in school quality compared to other schools in the state. Students here perform above average on state tests, ... More
Academics
8/10
Test scores
Find out what state standardized test scores really tell you about a school – and what they don’t.

A promising sign:

Test scores at this school are above the state average. Because test scores in some states are so low, some students at this school may still not be performing at grade level


Parent tips

Even high-performing schools can have disparities between student groups. To understand how well this school serves all its students, review the information below in the Equity section. Understand what on-track learning looks like for your child and how you can help at home.


Subject
% Proficient
Science
60%
State avg: 50%
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Math
48%
State avg: 37%
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English
69%
State avg: 48%
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8/10
College readiness
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A promising sign:

This school is above the state average in key measures of college and career readiness.

Even at schools with strong college and career readiness, there may be students who are not getting the opportunities they need to succeed.


Parent tip

Ask the school what it’s doing to help all students succeed in advanced classes and prepare for college entrance tests.


4-year high school graduation rate
87%
State avg: 82%
Percent of graduates who meet UC/CSU entrance requirements
51%
State avg: 43%
Average SAT score
1578
State avg: 1473
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Equity
5/10
Equity overview
Is this school offering opportunity for all its students, or leaving some kids behind? Successful schools are working to close the achievement gap.

Worth a deeper look:

Disadvantaged students at this school are performing about as well as other students in the state, but this school may still have achievement gaps.


Parent tip:

Look at the Race/ethnicity and Low-income sections below to see how different student groups are doing at this school. Are there big gaps? Start a conversation with a teacher or a fellow parent about how to interpret this information. What’s the school doing to help all students succeed? How can you help?

Environment
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Students
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Asian
44%
Hispanic
36%
Filipino
11%
White
5%
Black
2%
Pacific Islander
1%
Two or more races
1%
American Indian/Alaska Native
<1%
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
26 :1
State avg: 22 :1
Students per counselor
1177 :1
State avg: 830 :1
Percent of teachers with 3 or more years experience
95%
State avg: 91%
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Neighborhood
3434 Silver Creek Road
San Jose, CA 95121
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Last modified: July 12, 2017
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