Cesar Chavez Elementary School

2000 Kammerer Ave.
San Jose, CA 95116
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Cesar Chavez Elementary School serves 373 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Cesar Chavez Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25-29% (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 35-39% (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.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

Cesar Chavez Elementary School's student population of 373 students has declined by 18% over five school years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 15% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students373 students
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Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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School Rankings

Cesar Chavez Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 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 Cesar Chavez Elementary School is 0.28, 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
#6454 out of 9659 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio23:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
14%
12%
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Hispanic
84%
54%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
1%
23%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
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Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Cesar Chavez Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score
0.280.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
80%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
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 Cesar Chavez Elementary School is Foothill High School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Lee Mathson Middle School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • San Jose Lee Mathson Middle School Math: 19% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 301 students
    0.1 miles
    2050 Kammerer Ave.
    San Jose, CA 95116
    (408) 928-7950
    0.1 6-8 301
  • San Jose Renaissance At Mathson Alternative School
    Math: 37% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 272 students
    0.1 miles
    2050 Kammerer Ave.
    San Jose, CA 95116
    (408) 928-6800
    0.1 6-8 272
  • San Jose Ace Empower Academy Charter School
    Grades: 5-8 | 337 students
    0.2 miles
    625 S. Sunset Ave.
    San Jose, CA 95116
    (408) 729-3920
    0.2 5-8 337
  • San Jose San Antonio Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 390 students
    0.2 miles
    1721 E. San Antonio St.
    San Jose, CA 95116
    (408) 928-8700
    0.2 K-5 390
  • Redwood City Rocketship Si Se Puede Academy Charter School
    Grades: K-5 | 439 students
    0.3 miles
    2249 Dobern Ave.
    Redwood City, CA 94065
    (408) 824-5180
    0.3 K-5 439

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