6384 Leyland Park Dr.
San Jose, CA 95120
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Castillero Middle School serves 1,049 students in grades 6-8.
Castillero Middle School placed in the top 30% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50% (which is higher than the California state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 61% (which is higher than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is equal to the California state level of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 66% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 78% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 1,049 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 66%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in CA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 50% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 61% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Castillero Middle School's student population of 1,049 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 47 teachers has declined by 14% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
1,049 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
47 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Castillero Middle School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Castillero Middle School is 0.69, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#2439 out of 9659 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Castillero Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in California by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Castillero Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of California by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
22:1
22:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
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Asian
16%
12%
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Hispanic
41%
56%
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Black
2%
5%
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White
34%
22%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
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Two or more races
7%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
25%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Castillero Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Castillero Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

School Reviews

5   3/24/2020
School is great, principals are amazing. Programs and staff are wonderful. Phenomenal student scholastics, activities and Arts program.
- Posted by Parent - M.Centeno

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 1,049 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 66%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 50% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 61% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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