PROFICIENCY 17% 55% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
44%San Jose Unified
45%San Jose
38%California

Empire Gardens Elementary is a school servicing grades KG to 5 and is located in the district of "San Jose Unified" in San Jose, CA. There are a total of 438 students and 18 teachers at Empire Gardens Elementary, for a student to teacher ratio of 25 to 1. There are a total of 320 free lunch students and 48 reduced lunch students.

Empire Gardens Elementary has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 17.0%, which is 55% lower than the California average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students438
Teachers17.65
Student/Teacher ratio25:1
Free lunch320
Reduced lunch48

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Empire Gardens Elementary, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All10-14%
320-24%
415-19%
5<= 10%
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All20-24%
320-24%
415-19%
520-29%
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Empire Gardens Elementary race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictCaliforniaNational
Caucasian n/a 22.7% 24.1% 51.1%
African American n/a 3.1% 6.2% 15.9%
Asian n/a 13.5% 11.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino n/a 55.0% 54.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan n/a 2.5% 0.7% 1.2%
Hawaiian n/a 0.5% 0.8% 0.4%
Multiracial n/a 2.6% 3.1% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Rocketship Discovery Prep37%0.3San Jose, CA
Downtown College Preparatory Middle School22%0.4San Jose, CA
Sunrise Middle School17%0.4San Jose, CA
San Jose High35%0.4San Jose, CA
Anne Darling Elementary26%0.7San Jose, CA
Grant Elementary13%0.7San Jose, CA
Horace Mann Elementary26%1.2San Jose, CA
Kipp San Jose Collegiate70%1.3San Jose, CA
Downtown College Prep - Alum Rock28%1.3San Jose, CA
Peter Burnett Middle School22%1.3San Jose, CA
Selma Olinder Elementary31%1.3San Jose, CA
San Antonio Elementary28%1.3San Jose, CA

San Jose demographics profile

StatisticSan JoseCaliforniaNational
Population1,009,36338,654,206318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)5,68623291
Median age36.136.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)56%52%55%
Speak English43%56%79%
Speak Spanish23%29%13%

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%
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Source: The Empire Gardens Elementary data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.
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