Donald J. Meyer Elementary School

1824 Daytona Dr.
San Jose, CA 95122
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Donald J. Meyer Elementary School serves 379 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 32% (which is lower than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 42% (which is lower than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Donald J. Meyer 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 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Donald J. Meyer Elementary School's student population of 379 students has declined by 27% over five school years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has declined by 17% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students379 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

Donald J. Meyer Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Donald J. Meyer Elementary School is 0.39, 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
#5179 out of 9602 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:123:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
19%
12%
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Hispanic
76%
54%
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Black
2%
5%
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White
2%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
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Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score
0.390.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
68%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
20%
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 Donald J. Meyer Elementary School is William C. Overfelt High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Clyde L. Fischer Middle School (0.2 miles away)
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