Ben Painter Elementary School

500 Rough And Ready Rd.
San Jose, CA 95133
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Ben Painter Elementary School serves 374 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
Ben Painter Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35-39% (which is lower than the California state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45-49% (which is lower than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is equal to the California state level of 23:1.

School Overview

Ben Painter Elementary School's student population of 374 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 15% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students374 students
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Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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School Rankings

Ben Painter Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 9,659 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Ben Painter Elementary School is 0.53, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#4553 out of 9659 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio23:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
45%
12%
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Hispanic
52%
54%
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Black
2%
5%
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White
n/a
23%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
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Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score
0.530.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
66%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAlum Rock Union Elementary School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Ben Painter Elementary School is Escuela Popular Accelerated Family Learning (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is William Sheppard Middle School (0.0 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • San Jose William Sheppard Middle School Math: 29% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 604 students
    0.0 miles
    480 Rough And Ready Rd.
    San Jose, CA 95133
    (408) 928-8800
    0 6-8 604
  • San Jose Alpha: Blanca Alvarado Middle School Charter School
    Grades: 5-8 | 358 students
    0.1 miles
    1601 Cunningham Ave.
    San Jose, CA 95122
    (408) 780-0831
    0.1 5-8 358
  • San Jose Escuela Popular Accelerated Family Learning Charter School
    Grades: K-12 | 350 students
    0.4 miles
    467 N. White Rd.
    San Jose, CA 95127
    (408) 275-7190
    0.4 K-12 350
  • San Jose Foothill High School Alternative School
    Math: ≤5% | Reading: 6-9%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 11-12 | 330 students
    0.5 miles
    230 Pala Ave.
    San Jose, CA 95127
    (408) 928-9100
    0.5 11-12 330
  • San Jose Russo/mcentee Academy Alternative School
    Math: 32% | Reading: 37%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 523 students
    0.6 miles
    2851 Gay Ave.
    San Jose, CA 95127
    (408) 928-8900
    0.6 K-5 523

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