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95%
  • Bullis Charter
  • 102 W. Portola Ave., Los Altos
  • Santa Clara County Office of Education
  • Grades: KG - 8 · Students: 707
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 19:1
75%
  • University Preparatory Academy Charter
  • 2315 Canoas Garden Ave., San Jose
  • Santa Clara County Office of Education
  • Grades: 7 - 12 · Students: 573
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 20:1
67%
  • Magnolia Science Academy Santa Clara
  • 14271 Story Rd., Santa Clara
  • Santa Clara County Office of Education
  • Grades: 6 - 11 · Students: 484
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 25:1
66%
  • Discovery Charter
  • 4021 Teale Ave., San Jose
  • Santa Clara County Office of Education
  • Grades: KG - 8 · Students: 557
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 28:1
60%
  • Summit Public School: Denali
  • 455 5th Ave., Sunnyvale
  • Santa Clara County Office of Education
  • Grades: 6 - 12 · Students: 207
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 26:1
60%
  • Summit Public School: Tahoma
  • Po Box 3000r, San Jose
  • Santa Clara County Office of Education
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 326
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 20:1
55%
  • Silicon Valley Flex Academy
  • 610 Jarvis Dr., Morgan Hill
  • Santa Clara County Office of Education
  • Grades: 6 - 12 · Students: 327
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 23:1
50%
  • Discovery Charter Ii
  • 4021 Teale Ave., San Jose
  • Santa Clara County Office of Education
  • Grades: KG - 8 · Students: 362
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 22:1
44%
  • Rocketship Alma Academy
  • 350 Twin Dolphin Dr. Ste. 109, San Jose
  • Santa Clara County Office of Education
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 613
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 39:1
42%
  • Rocketship Fuerza Community Prep
  • 2001 Gateway Pl. Ste. 230 E., San Jose
  • Santa Clara County Office of Education
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 498
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 36:1
40%
  • Rocketship Mateo Sheedy Elementary
  • 350 Twin Dolphin Dr. Ste. 109, San Jose
  • Santa Clara County Office of Education
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 618
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 35:1
40%
  • Rocketship Academy Brilliant Minds
  • 350 Twin Dolphin Dr. Ste. 109, San Jose
  • Santa Clara County Office of Education
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 502
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 36:1
37%
  • Rocketship Si Se Puede Academy
  • 350 Twin Dolphin Dr. Ste. 109, San Jose
  • Santa Clara County Office of Education
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 591
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 35:1
37%
  • Rocketship Discovery Prep
  • 350 Twin Dolphin Dr. Ste. 109, San Jose
  • Santa Clara County Office of Education
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 523
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 31:1
32%
  • Rocketship Los Suenos Academy
  • 350 Twin Dolphin Dr. Ste 109, San Jose
  • Santa Clara County Office of Education
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 607
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 36:1
30%
  • Leadership Public Schools - San Jose
  • 1404 Franklin St. Ste. 300, San Jose
  • Santa Clara County Office of Education
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 229
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 21:1
28%
  • Downtown College Prep - Alum Rock
  • 1776 Edal Park Dr., San Jose
  • Santa Clara County Office of Education
  • Grades: 6 - 12 · Students: 479
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 27:1
25%
  • Alpha: Jose Hernandez Middle School
  • Po Box 21366, San Jose
  • Santa Clara County Office of Education
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 168
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
17%
  • Sunrise Middle School
  • 1149 E. Julian St., San Jose
  • Santa Clara County Office of Education
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 151
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
10%
  • Ace Empower Academy
  • 625 S. Sunset Ave., San Jose
  • Santa Clara County Office of Education
  • Grades: 5 - 8 · Students: 404
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 34:1
n/a
  • Santa Clara County Court
  • 1290 Ridder Park Dr. Mc213, San Jose
  • Santa Clara County Office of Education
  • Grades: KG - 12 · Students: 146
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 7:1
n/a
  • Santa Clara County Special Education
  • 1290 Ridder Park Dr. Mc271, San Jose
  • Santa Clara County Office of Education
  • Grades: KG - 12 · Students: 1,297
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 9:1
n/a
  • Santa Clara County Community School
  • 1290 Ridder Park Dr. Mc213, San Jose
  • Santa Clara County Office of Education
  • Grades: 7 - 12 · Students: 177
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 9:1
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San Jose school information

IndexSan JoseCaliforniaNational
Average Test Scores45%38%49%
Student/Teacher ratio20:120:116:1
Total public schools2268,30879,221
Total private schools673,43824,874
Total post-secondary schools201,0857,963
The San Jose, CA educational system consists of 226 public schools, 67 private schools and 20 post-secondary schools. San Jose public schools have average test scores of 45% which is 18% higher than than the California average and 8% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of San Jose public schools is 20:1, compared to 20:1 in California and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 82.3% of students have completed 8th grade, 80.8% have completed high school, 40.2% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 3.7% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in San Jose

IndexSan JoseCaliforniaNational
Completed 8th grade82.3%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school80.8%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college65.5%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree47.6%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors40.2%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters15.8%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree3.7%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate2.0%1.6%1.3%

Listed above are Santa Clara County Office Of Education, San Jose schools. To customize your list of Santa Clara County Office Of Education schools, you can start by sorting the list of schools by proficiency test score, school name or student to teacher ratio. Then you can select the grade levels that you would like to see, these include preschool, elementary, middle school and high school. Next, select the school type from the following options: charter, magnet, title I and title 1. Finally, you are able to filter your results by average proficiency score. Simply select the minimum proficiency score that you would like to see and only schools with that proficiency score or higher will appear on your list of Santa Clara County Office Of Education schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Cupertino, CA60,29786%75%
Los Altos, CA30,23886%75%
Los Altos Hills, CA8,37685%72%
Palo Alto, CA66,64982%68%
Saratoga, CA30,83082%67%
San Jose, CA1,009,36345%8%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Austin, TX907,77972%46%
Jacksonville, FL856,61643%13%
San Francisco, CA850,28246%7%
Indianapolis, IN846,67454%9%
Columbus, OH837,03852%6%
San Jose, CA1,009,36345%8%
Source: The San Jose, CA education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.