Dwight D. Eisenhower Elementary School

Dwight D. Eisenhower Elementary School serves 742 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the CA average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 81% of the student body (majority Asian), which is more than the state average of 74%.
Dwight D. Eisenhower Elementary School operates within the Cupertino Union School District.

Overview

The student population of 742 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 742 students
Dwight D. Eisenhower Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 31 teachers
Dwight D. Eisenhower Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Dwight D. Eisenhower Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has decreased from : over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.54 is less than the state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 24:1 22:1
Dwight D. Eisenhower Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
65%
11%
Dwight D. Eisenhower Elementary School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
9%
52%
Dwight D. Eisenhower Elementary School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
2%
7%
Dwight D. Eisenhower Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
19%
26%
Dwight D. Eisenhower Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Dwight D. Eisenhower Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Dwight D. Eisenhower Elementary School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.54 0.64
Dwight D. Eisenhower Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
n/a
10%
Dwight D. Eisenhower Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2011)
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.
n/a
n/a
Dwight D. Eisenhower Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2011)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 18,645 students has grown by 6% over five years.
School District Name Cupertino Union School District
Number of Schools
Managed
25
4
Number of Students Managed 18,645 1,577
District Total Revenue $154 MM $19 MM
Cupertino Union School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $149 MM $18 MM
Cupertino Union School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,762 $11,099
Cupertino Union School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,472 $10,975
Cupertino Union School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Santa Clara Community Day (0.9 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Magnolia Science Academy Santa Clara (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Sutter Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Santa Clara Sutter Elementary School
    3200 Forbes Ave
    Santa Clara , CA , 95051
    (408)423-4200
    0.4  mi  |  459  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Santa Clara Santa Clara Community Day
    Alternative School
    3450 Brookdale Dr
    Santa Clara , CA , 95051
    (408)423-2000
    Alternative School
    0.9  mi  |  24  students  |  Gr.  7-12
  • Santa Clara Laurelwood Elementary School
    955 Teal Dr
    Santa Clara , CA , 95051
    (408)423-1600
    1.2  mi  |  630  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Santa Clara Santa Clara High School
    3000 Benton St
    Santa Clara , CA , 95051
    (408)423-2600
    1.2  mi  |  1884  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • San Jose Manuel De Vargas Elementary School
    5050 Moorpark Ave
    San Jose , CA , 95129
    (408)252-0303
    1.3  mi  |  428  students  |  Gr.  KG-5

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