1824 Daytona Dr.
San Jose, CA 95122
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Donald J. Meyer Elementary School serves 320 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 39% (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 48% (which is lower than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the California state level of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 78% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 320 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 23:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 39%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 48%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Donald J. Meyer Elementary School's student population of 320 students has declined by 26% over five school years.
The teacher population of 14 teachers has declined by 30% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
320 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
14 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Donald J. Meyer Elementary School is 0.37, which is less 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
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State Level (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
39%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
48%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
23:1
22:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
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Asian
17%
12%
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Hispanic
78%
56%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
1%
22%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
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Two or more races
1%
5%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.37
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Eligible for Free Lunch
61%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
6%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

39% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% CA state average), while 48% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CA state average).

How many students attend Donald J. Meyer Elementary School?

320 students attend Donald J. Meyer Elementary School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

78% of Donald J. Meyer Elementary School students are Hispanic, 17% of students are Asian, 1% of students are American Indian, 1% of students are Black, 1% of students are White, 1% of students are Hawaiian, and 1% of students are Two or more races.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Donald J. Meyer Elementary School?

Donald J. Meyer Elementary School has a student ration of 23:1, which is higher than the California state average of 22:1.

What grades does Donald J. Meyer Elementary School offer ?

Donald J. Meyer Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5

What school district is Donald J. Meyer Elementary School part of?

Donald J. Meyer Elementary School is part of Alum Rock Union Elementary School District.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 320 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 23:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 39%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 48%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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