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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 235 public schools in San Jose, CA, serving 148,281 students.
  • San Jose, CA public school have an average math proficiency score of 48% (versus the California public school average of 37%), and reading proficiency score of 56% (versus the 48% statewide average). Schools in San Jose have an average ranking in the top 30% of California public schools.
  • The top ranked public schools in San Jose, CA are Murdock-portal Elementary School, Joaquin Miller Middle School and Lynbrook High School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the California public school average of 77% (majority Hispanic).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is equal to the California public school average of 23:1.

Top San Jose, CA Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • A. J. Dorsa Elementary School Math: 31% | Reading: 36%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1290 Bal Harbor Dr.
    San Jose, CA 95122
    (408)928-7400

    Grades: K-5 | 371 students
  • Abraham Lincoln High School Math: 29% | Reading: 57%
    Rank: Top 50%
    555 Dana Ave.
    San Jose, CA 95126
    (408)535-6300

    Grades: 9-12 | 1879 students
  • The Academy Alternative School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: <50%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    4955 Edenview Dr.
    San Jose, CA 95119
    (408)226-2350

    Grades: 5-8 | 12 students
  • Ace Charter High School Charter School
    Math: 20-24% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1776 Edal Park Dr.
    San Jose, CA 95133
    (408)251-1362

    Grades: 9-12 | 327 students
  • Ace Empower Academy Charter School
    Math: 20% | Reading: 21%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    625 S. Sunset Ave.
    San Jose, CA 95116
    (408)729-3920

    Grades: 5-8 | 337 students
  • Ace Esperanza Middle School Charter School
    Math: 19% | Reading: 17%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1665 Santee Dr.
    San Jose, CA 95112
    (408)729-3420

    Grades: 5-8 | 304 students
  • Ace Inspire Academy Charter School
    Math: 25-29% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1155 E. Julian St.
    San Jose, CA 95126
    (408)295-6008

    Grades: 5-8 | 256 students
  • Adelante Dual Language Academy Alternative School
    Math: 45% | Reading: 48%
    Rank: Top 50%
    2999 Ridgemont Dr.
    San Jose, CA 95127
    (408)928-1900

    Grades: K-8 | 513 students
  • Adelante Dual Language Academy Ii Alternative School
    1970 Cinerella Ln.
    San Jose, CA 95116
    (408)928-7107

    Grades: K-3 | 118 students
  • Allen At Steinbeck Magnet School
    Math: 27% | Reading: 39%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    820 Steinbeck Dr.
    San Jose, CA 95123
    (408)535-6205

    Grades: K-5 | 528 students
  • Almaden Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1295 Dentwood Dr.
    San Jose, CA 95118
    (408)535-6207

    Grades: K-5 | 314 students
  • Alpha Cindy Avitia High School Charter School
    1881 Cunningham Ave.
    San Jose, CA 95151
    (408)791-1558

    Grades: 9-12 | 397 students
  • Alpha: Blanca Alvarado Middle School Charter School
    Math: 33% | Reading: 39%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1601 Cunningham Ave.
    San Jose, CA 95122
    (408)780-0831

    Grades: 5-8 | 358 students
  • Alpha: Cornerstone Academy Preparatory Charter School
    Math: 64% | Reading: 66%
    Rank: Top 20%
    1598 Lucretia Ave.
    San Jose, CA 95122
    (408)361-3876

    Grades: K-8 | 519 students
  • Alpha: Jose Hernandez Charter School
    Math: 26% | Reading: 34%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1601 Cunningham Ave.
    San Jose, CA 95151
    (408)780-1551

    Grades: 5-8 | 346 students
  • Anderson (alex) Elementary School Math: 41% | Reading: 45%
    Rank: Top 50%
    5800 Calpine Dr.
    San Jose, CA 95123
    (408)225-6556

    Grades: K-6 | 589 students
  • Andrew P. Hill High School Magnet School
    Math: 25% | Reading: 51%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    3200 Senter Rd.
    San Jose, CA 95111
    (408)347-4100

    Grades: 9-12 | 1913 students
  • Anne Darling Elementary School Math: 20% | Reading: 32%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    333 N. 33rd St.
    San Jose, CA 95133
    (408)535-6209

    Grades: K-5 | 404 students
  • Apollo High School Alternative School
    Math: ≤5% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1835 Cunningham Ave.
    San Jose, CA 95122
    (408)928-5400

    Grades: 11-12 | 156 students
  • Aptitud Community Academy At Goss Charter School
    Math: 20% | Reading: 22%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2475 Van Winkle Ln.
    San Jose, CA 95116
    (408)928-7656

    Grades: K-8 | 443 students
  • August Boeger Middle School Math: 20% | Reading: 40%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1944 Flint Ave.
    San Jose, CA 95148
    (408)223-3770

    Grades: 6-8 | 582 students
  • B. Roberto Cruz Leadership Academy Charter School
    14265 Story Rd.
    San Jose, CA 95127
    (408)729-2281

    Grades: 9-12 | 229 students
  • Bachrodt Charter Academy Charter School
    Math: 24% | Reading: 30%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    102 Sonora Ave.
    San Jose, CA 95110
    (408)535-6211

    Grades: K-5 | 655 students
  • Bagby Elementary School Math: 55% | Reading: 62%
    Rank: Top 20%
    1840 Harris Ave.
    San Jose, CA 95124
    (408)377-3882

    Grades: K-5 | 556 students
  • Baldwin (julia) Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank: Top 50%
    280 Martinvale Ln.
    San Jose, CA 95119
    (408)226-3370

    Grades: K-6 | 379 students
  • Ben Painter Elementary School Math: 32% | Reading: 33%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    500 Rough And Ready Rd.
    San Jose, CA 95133
    (408)928-8400

    Grades: K-8 | 374 students
  • Bernal Intermediate Math: 50% | Reading: 60%
    Rank: Top 30%
    6610 San Ignacio Ave.
    San Jose, CA 95119
    (408)578-5731

    Grades: 7-8 | 753 students
  • Berryessa Union Elementary School Alternative School
    1376 Piedmont Rd.
    San Jose, CA 95132
    (408)923-1830

    Grades: K-8 | n/a students
  • Blackford Elementary School Charter School
    Math: 21% | Reading: 27%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1970 Willow St.
    San Jose, CA 95125
    (408)978-4675

    Grades: K-5 | 522 students
  • Booksin Elementary School Math: 67% | Reading: 78%
    Rank: Top 10%
    1590 Dry Creek Rd.
    San Jose, CA 95125
    (408)535-6213

    Grades: K-5 | 869 students
  • Boynton High School Alternative School
    Math: 25-29% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    901 Boynton Ave.
    San Jose, CA 95117
    (408)626-3404

    Grades: 9-12 | 208 students
  • Branham High School Math: 47% | Reading: 85%
    Rank: Top 20%
    1570 Branham Ln.
    San Jose, CA 95118
    (408)626-3407

    Grades: 9-12 | 1716 students
  • Bret Harte Middle School Math: 78% | Reading: 78%
    Rank: Top 5%
    7050 Bret Harte Dr.
    San Jose, CA 95120
    (408)535-6270

    Grades: 6-8 | 1227 students
  • Bridges Academy Charter School
    Math: 23% | Reading: 39%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1702 Mclaughlin Ave.
    San Jose, CA 95122
    (408)283-6400

    Grades: 7-8 | 378 students
  • Broadway High School Alternative School
    Math: ≤5% | Reading: 6-9%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    4825 Speak Ln.
    San Jose, CA 95118
    (408)535-6285

    Grades: 9-12 | 196 students
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