Castillero Middle School

  • Castillero Middle School serves 1,222 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is lower than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 76%.
  • Castillero Middle School operates within the San Jose Unified School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1222 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 55 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 1,222 students
Castillero Middle School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Castillero Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 55 teachers
Castillero Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade Castillero Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has increased from 21:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.65 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 22:1 24:1
Castillero Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Castillero Middle School American Indian Students (1991-2013)
Asian
15%
11%
Castillero Middle School Asian Students (1989-2013)
Hispanic
37%
54%
Castillero Middle School Black Students (1989-2013)
Black
2%
6%
Castillero Middle School Black Students (1989-2013)
White
44%
24%
Castillero Middle School White Students (1989-2013)
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Castillero Middle School Hawaiian Students (2009-2013)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Castillero Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
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.
0.65 0.41
Castillero Middle School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
25%
50%
Castillero Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2014)
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.
5%
9%
Castillero Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

  • San Jose Unified School District's student population of 33,370 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,746 in this district is less than the state average of $12,314. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,129 is less than the state average of $12,270. The district spending/student has declined by 9% over four years.
School District Name San Jose Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
54
4
Number of Students Managed 33,370 1,597
San Jose Unified School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $357 MM $20 MM
San Jose Unified School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $336 MM $20 MM
San Jose Unified School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,746 $12,314
San Jose Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,129 $12,270
San Jose Unified School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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