Downtown College Prep - Alum Rock

1776 Edal Park Dr.
San Jose, CA 95126
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 614 students in grades 6-12, Downtown College Prep - Alum Rock ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 19% (which is lower than the California state average of 34%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 27% (which is lower than the California state average of 49%).
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is lower than the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: 6-12
  • Enrollment: 614 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • : 80-84% (Btm 50% in CA)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 19% (Btm 50%)
  • : 27% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Downtown College Prep - Alum Rock's student population of 614 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has grown by 19% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 6-12
Total Students
614 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
31 teachers
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School Rankings

Downtown College Prep - Alum Rock ranks within the bottom 50% of all 3,649 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Downtown College Prep - Alum Rock is 0.22, 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 2021-2022 School Year Data
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State Level (CA)
#2839 out of 3649 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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19%
34%
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27%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
21:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
6%
12%
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Hispanic
88%
56%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
1%
21%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
5%
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0.22
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80-84%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
59%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
7%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Downtown College Prep - Alum Rock's ranking?
Downtown College Prep - Alum Rock is ranked #2839 out of 3,649 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in California.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
19% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 34% CA state average), while 27% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% CA state average).
What is the graduation rate of Downtown College Prep - Alum Rock?
The graduation rate of Downtown College Prep - Alum Rock is 80-84%, which is lower than the California state average of 84%.
How many students attend Downtown College Prep - Alum Rock?
614 students attend Downtown College Prep - Alum Rock.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
88% of Downtown College Prep - Alum Rock students are Hispanic, 6% of students are Asian, 4% of students are Two or more races, 1% of students are Black, and 1% of students are White.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Downtown College Prep - Alum Rock?
Downtown College Prep - Alum Rock has a student ration of 20:1, which is lower than the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does Downtown College Prep - Alum Rock offer ?
Downtown College Prep - Alum Rock offers enrollment in grades 6-12
What school district is Downtown College Prep - Alum Rock part of?
Downtown College Prep - Alum Rock is part of Downtown College Prep - Alum Rock School District.

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Last Day of School
June 06, 2024 (Thursday)

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: 6-12
  • Enrollment: 614 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • : 80-84% (Btm 50%)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 19% (Btm 50%)
  • : 27% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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