Rocketship Si Se Puede Academy

2249 Dobern Ave

San Jose, CA 95116-1366

Grades: KG-5

658 students

Rocketship Si Se Puede Academy serves 658 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 41:1 is higher than the CA average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 74%.
Rocketship Si Se Puede Academy operates within the Santa Clara County Office Of Education School District.

Overview

The student population of 658 students has grown by 57% over five years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has grown by 23% over five years.
School Type Charter School
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 658 students
Rocketship Si Se Puede Academy Total Students (2010-2013)
Gender % 46% Male / 54%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 16 teachers
Rocketship Si Se Puede Academy Total Teachers (2010-2013)
Students by Grade Rocketship Si Se Puede Academy Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 41:1 has increased from 35:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.22 is less than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 41:1 22:1
Rocketship Si Se Puede Academy Student Teacher Ratio (2012-2013)
American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
9%
11%
Rocketship Si Se Puede Academy Asian Students (2010-2013)
Hispanic
88%
52%
Rocketship Si Se Puede Academy Black Students (2010-2013)
Hawaiian
1%
1%
Rocketship Si Se Puede Academy Hawaiian Students (2010-2013)
Two or more races
1%
3%
All Ethnic Groups Rocketship Si Se Puede Academy All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown CA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.22 0.42
Rocketship Si Se Puede Academy Diversity Score (2010-2013)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
79%
48%
Rocketship Si Se Puede Academy Eligible for Free Lunch (2010-2013)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
11%
8%
Rocketship Si Se Puede Academy Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2010-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 8,780 students has grown by 143% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $72,550 is higher than the state average of $11,099. The district revenue/student has declined by 28% over four years.
The district spending/student of $66,815 is higher than the state average of $10,975. The district spending/student has declined by 29% over four years.
School District Name Santa Clara County Office Of Education School District
Number of Schools
Managed
22
4
Number of Students Managed 8,780 1,667
Santa Clara County Office Of Education School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $280 MM $19 MM
Santa Clara County Office Of Education School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $258 MM $18 MM
Santa Clara County Office Of Education School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $72,550 $11,099
Santa Clara County Office Of Education School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $66,815 $10,975
Santa Clara County Office Of Education School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Foothill High School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Renaissance At Mathson Middle School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Cesar Chavez Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • San JoseRenaissance At Mathson Middle School
    Alternative School
    2050 Kammerer Ave
    San JoseCA 95116
    (408)928-6800
    Alternative School

    0.2 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 99 students                      
  • San JoseLee Mathson Middle School
    2050 Kammerer Ave
    San JoseCA 95116
    (408)928-7950
    0.3 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 590 students                      
  • San JoseCesar Chavez Elementary School
    2000 Kammerer Ave
    San JoseCA 95116
    (408)928-7300
    0.3 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 429 students                      
  • San JoseAce Charter
    Charter School
    625 South Sunset Ave
    San JoseCA 95116
    (408)729-3920
    Charter School

    0.5 mi | Gr. 5-8 | 466 students                      
  • San JoseMildred Goss Elementary School
    2475 Van Winkle Ln
    San JoseCA 95116
    (408)928-7650
    0.5 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 379 students                      

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