Simonds Elementary School

Simonds Elementary School serves 721 students in grades KG - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 28:1 is higher than the CA average of 25:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 75%.
Simonds Elementary School operates within the San Jose Unified School District.

School Overview

The student population of 721 students has grown by 10% over five years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 18% over five years.
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2013)
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 721 students
Simonds Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Simonds Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 26 teachers
Simonds Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Simonds Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 28:1 has increased from 21:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.62 is more 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 28:1 25:1
Simonds Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
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.
0.62 0.42
Simonds Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
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.
2%
49%
Simonds Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2014)
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
9%
Simonds Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 33,448 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,671 is higher than the state average of $10,238. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district spending/student of $11,178 is higher than the state average of $10,739. The district spending/student has declined by 7% over four years.
School District Name San Jose Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
53
4
Number of Students Managed 33,448 1,757
San Jose Unified School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $346 MM $17 MM
San Jose Unified School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $362 MM $18 MM
San Jose Unified School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $10,671 $10,238
San Jose Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $11,178 $10,739
San Jose Unified School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Leland High School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Castillero Middle School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Los Alamitos Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • San JoseCastillero Middle School
    0.7 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 1237 students6384 Leyland Park Dr
    San JoseCA 95120
    (408)535-6385
    0.76-81237
  • San JoseLos Alamitos Elementary School
    0.9 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 693 students6130 Silberman Ave
    San JoseCA 95120
    (408)535-6297
    0.9KG-5693
  • San Jose Leland High School
    1.2 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 1754 students6677 Camden Ave
    San JoseCA 95120
    (408)535-6290
    1.29-121754
  • San JoseLeland Plus (Continuation School) High School
    Alternative School
    1.2 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 35 students6677 Camden Ave
    San JoseCA 95120
    (408)535-6100
    1.29-1235
  • San JoseWilliams Elementary School
    1.3 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 700 students1150 Rajkovich Way
    San JoseCA 95120
    (408)535-6196
    1.3KG-5700

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