PROFICIENCY 75% 96% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
45%Santa Clara County Office of Education
56%San Jose

University Preparatory Academy Charter is a school servicing grades 7 to 12 and is located in the district of "Santa Clara County Office of Education" in San Jose, CA. There are a total of 573 students and 29 teachers at University Preparatory Academy Charter, for a student to teacher ratio of 20 to 1. There are a total of 89 free lunch students and 0 reduced lunch students.

University Preparatory Academy Charter has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 74.5%, which is 96% higher than the California average.


Student/Teacher ratio20:1
Free lunch89
Reduced lunch0


Advanced Placement
AP enrollment206
Taking some courses191
Taking some courses (not tests)12
Passing some courses131
Passing no courses48

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 University Preparatory Academy Charter, there are a total of 206 students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with 191 taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

High School70-74%

Proficiency in languages by grade

High School>= 95%

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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University Preparatory Academy Charter race/ethnicity breakdown

Caucasian 24.7% 21.2% 24.1% 51.1%
African American 8.9% 3.9% 6.2% 15.9%
Asian 29.0% 23.4% 11.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 32.3% 43.8% 54.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.4% 0.5% 0.7% 1.2%
Hawaiian 4.0% 1.1% 0.8% 0.4%
Multiracial 0.7% 6.1% 3.1% 3.1%

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San Jose demographics profile

StatisticSan JoseCaliforniaNational
Population density (sq mi)6,80223291
Median age35.436.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.1:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)63%52%55%
Speak English44%56%79%
Speak Spanish13%29%13%

Education level achieved in San Jose

IndexSan JoseCaliforniaNational
Completed 8th grade90.5%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school90.0%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college80.0%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree67.2%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors61.6%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters31.2%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree7.2%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate4.9%1.6%1.3%
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