PROFICIENCY 19% 51% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
39%Rowland Unified
27%South San Jose Hills

Northam Elementary is a school servicing grades KG to 6 and is located in the district of "Rowland Unified" in South San Jose Hills, CA. There are a total of 520 students and 23 teachers at Northam Elementary, for a student to teacher ratio of 23 to 1. There are a total of 401 free lunch students and 55 reduced lunch students.

Northam Elementary has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 18.5%, which is 51% lower than the California average.


Student/Teacher ratio23:1
Free lunch401
Reduced lunch55


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 Northam 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

4<= 5%
5<= 10%
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

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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Northam Elementary race/ethnicity breakdown

Caucasian n/a 5.2% 24.1% 51.1%
African American n/a 2.9% 6.2% 15.9%
Asian n/a 31.4% 11.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino n/a 57.8% 54.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan n/a 0.2% 0.7% 1.2%
Hawaiian n/a 0.3% 0.8% 0.4%
Multiracial n/a 2.1% 3.1% 3.1%

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South San Jose Hills demographics profile

StatisticSouth San Jose HillsCaliforniaNational
Population density (sq mi)13,20623291
Median age31.236.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)49%52%55%
Speak English16%56%79%
Speak Spanish75%29%13%

Education level achieved in South San Jose Hills

IndexSouth San Jose HillsCaliforniaNational
Completed 8th grade56.7%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school53.8%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college29.7%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree13.9%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors8.9%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters2.7%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.4%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.1%1.6%1.3%
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