Santa Clara Unified School District

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  • For the 2020-21 school year, there are 27 public schools in Santa Clara Unified School District, serving 15,483 students.
  • Public schools in Santa Clara Unified School District have an average math proficiency score of 50% (versus the California public school average of 38%), and reading proficiency score of 58% (versus the 50% statewide average). This district's average school ranking is in the top 30% of public schools in California.
  • The top ranked public schools in Santa Clara Unified School District are Millikin Elementary School, Laurelwood Elementary School and Washington Elementary School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 80% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is more than the California public school average of 77% (majority Hispanic).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is more than the California public school average of 23:1.

Overview

School District NameSanta Clara Unified School District
School District Websitehttp://www.santaclarausd.org
School District Phone Number(408) 423-2000
School District Grades OfferedKG - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (CA)
# of Schools27 Schools10,322 Schools
# of Students15,483 Students6,196,093 Students
# of Teachers635 Teachers264,750 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio24:123:1

District Comparison

  • Santa Clara Unified School District, which is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,013 school districts in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 89% has increased from 81% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
39%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Santa Clara Unified  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
50%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Santa Clara Unified  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
89%
84%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Santa Clara Unified  School District and public school graduation rate of CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.710.64
# of American Indian Students83 Students32,941 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
1%
# of Asian Students5,554 Students719,599 Students
% Asian Students
36%
12%
# of Hispanic Students5,336 Students3,366,608 Students
% Hispanic Students
34%
54%
# of Black Students421 Students337,796 Students
% Black Students
3%
5%
# of White Students3,155 Students1,437,339 Students
% White Students
20%
23%
# of Hawaiian Students93 Students28,785 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
1%
1%
# of Two or more races Students841 Students273,002 Students
% of Two or more races Students
5%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: - -
# of Students in Kindergarten:1,564530,276
# of Students in 1st Grade:1,355455,064
# of Students in 2nd Grade:1,327454,352
# of Students in 3rd Grade:1,171446,005
# of Students in 4th Grade:1,247465,237
# of Students in 5th Grade:1,195470,637
# of Students in 6th Grade:1,074484,739
# of Students in 7th Grade:1,094474,585
# of Students in 8th Grade:1,024472,087
# of Students in 9th Grade:1,135493,582
# of Students in 10th Grade:1,084481,886
# of Students in 11th Grade:1,044473,644
# of Students in 12th Grade:1,116485,844
# of Ungraded Students:538,155

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $12,322 is higher than the state average of $10,657. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $13,014 is higher than the state average of $10,724. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (CA)
Total Revenue$187 MM$18 MM
This chart display total revenue of Santa Clara Unified  School District and average revenue for each school distric in CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending$197 MM$18 MM
This chart display total spending of Santa Clara Unified  School District and average spending for each school distric in CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$12,322$10,657
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Santa Clara Unified  School District and average revenue per public school student in CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$13,014$10,724
This chart display average spending per public school student in Santa Clara Unified  School District and average spending per public school student in CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Santa Clara Unified School District Public Schools (2020-21)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Adrian Wilcox High School Math: 43% | Reading: 62%
    Rank: Top 30%
    3250 Monroe St.
    Santa Clara, CA 95051
    (408) 423-2400

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,966 student
  • Bowers Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank: Top 50%
    2755 Barkley Ave.
    Santa Clara, CA 95051
    (408) 423-1100

    Grades: K-5 | 274 students
  • Bracher Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank: Top 30%
    2700 Chromite Dr.
    Santa Clara, CA 95051
    (408) 423-1200

    Grades: K-5 | 344 students
  • Braly Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank: Top 30%
    675 Gail Ave.
    Sunnyvale, CA 94086
    (408) 423-1000

    Grades: K-5 | 414 students
  • Briarwood Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank: Top 30%
    1930 Townsend Ave.
    Santa Clara, CA 95051
    (408) 423-1300

    Grades: K-5 | 331 students
  • Buchser Middle School Math: 40% | Reading: 52%
    Rank: Top 50%
    1111 Bellomy St.
    Santa Clara, CA 95050
    (408) 423-3000

    Grades: 6-8 | 976 students
  • C. W. Haman Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank: Top 30%
    865 Los Padres Blvd.
    Santa Clara, CA 95050
    (408) 423-1400

    Grades: K-5 | 380 students
  • Central Park Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank: Top 20%
    2720 Sonoma Pl.
    Santa Clara, CA 95051
    (408) 423-2126

    Grades: K-4 | 325 students
  • Don Callejon Math: 54% | Reading: 60%
    Rank: Top 30%
    4176 Lick Mill Blvd.
    Santa Clara, CA 95051
    (408) 423-3300

    Grades: K-8 | 954 students
  • George Mayne Elementary School Math: 48% | Reading: 50%
    Rank: Top 50%
    5030 N. First St.
    Alviso, CA 95002
    (408) 423-1700

    Grades: K-5 | 511 students
  • Juan Cabrillo Middle School Math: 42% | Reading: 49%
    Rank: Top 50%
    2550 Cabrillo Ave.
    Santa Clara, CA 95051
    (408) 423-3700

    Grades: 6-8 | 893 students
  • Kathryn Hughes Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank: Top 50%
    4949 Calle De Escuela
    Santa Clara, CA 95054
    (408) 423-1500

    Grades: K-5 | 416 students
  • Laurelwood Elementary School Math: 77% | Reading: 80%
    Rank: Top 5%
    955 Teal Dr.
    Santa Clara, CA 95051
    (408) 423-1600

    Grades: K-5 | 686 students
  • Marian A. Peterson Middle School Math: 59% | Reading: 68%
    Rank: Top 20%
    1380 Rosalia Ave.
    Sunnyvale, CA 94087
    (408) 423-2800

    Grades: 6-8 | 923 students
  • Millikin Elementary School Math: 89% | Reading: 90%
    Rank: Top 1%
    615 Hobart Terrace
    Santa Clara, CA 95051
    (408) 423-1800

    Grades: K-5 | 532 students
  • Mission Early College High School Alternative School
    Math: 30-39% | Reading: 70-79%
    Rank: Top 30%
    3000 Mission College Blvd.
    Santa Clara, CA 95054
    (408) 855-5532

    Grades: 10-12 | 102 students
  • Montague Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank: Top 50%
    750 Laurie Ave.
    Santa Clara, CA 95054
    (408) 423-1900

    Grades: K-5 | 399 students
  • New Valley Continuation High School Alternative School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1875 Lawrence Rd.
    Santa Clara, CA 95051
    (408) 423-2300

    Grades: 9-12 | 125 students
  • Pomeroy Elementary School Math: 33% | Reading: 41%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1250 Pomeroy Ave.
    Santa Clara, CA 95051
    (408) 423-3800

    Grades: K-5 | 450 students
  • Ponderosa Elementary School Math: 64% | Reading: 67%
    Rank: Top 20%
    804 Ponderosa Ave.
    Sunnyvale, CA 94086
    (408) 423-4000

    Grades: K-5 | 642 students
  • Santa Clara Community Day Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank: Top 50%
    3450 Brookdale Dr.
    Santa Clara, CA 95051
    (408) 423-2000

    Grades: 6-12 | 9 students
  • Santa Clara High School Math: 34% | Reading: 59%
    Rank: Top 50%
    3000 Benton St.
    Santa Clara, CA 95051
    (408) 423-2600

    Grades: 9-12 | 2,033 students
  • Scott Lane Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1925 Scott Blvd.
    Santa Clara, CA 95050
    (408) 423-4100

    Grades: K-5 | 395 students
  • Sutter Elementary School Math: 66% | Reading: 68%
    Rank: Top 20%
    3200 Forbes Ave.
    Santa Clara, CA 95051
    (408) 423-4200

    Grades: K-5 | 460 students
  • Washington Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank: Top 5%
    270 Washington Ave.
    Santa Clara, CA 95050
    (408) 423-3900

    Grades: K-5 | 330 students
  • Westwood Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank: Top 20%
    435 Saratoga Ave.
    Santa Clara, CA 95050
    (408) 423-4300

    Grades: K-5 | 394 students
  • Wilson Alternative Alternative School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: 20-29%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1840 Benton St.
    Santa Clara, CA 95050
    (408) 423-3600

    Grades: 6-12 | 219 students
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