Downtown College Prep - Alum Rock

  • Downtown College Prep - Alum Rock serves 677 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 16% (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 34% (which is lower than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Downtown College Prep - Alum Rock 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 27:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.

School Overview

  • Downtown College Prep - Alum Rock's student population of 677 students has grown by 41% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has grown by 38% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students677 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Downtown College Prep - Alum Rock 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 27:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Downtown College Prep - Alum Rock is 0.20, 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#7751 out of 9602 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
16%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio27:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
6%
11%
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Hispanic
90%
54%
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Black
1%
6%
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White
3%
24%
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Hawaiian
n/an/a
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Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score0.200.64
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Graduation Rate75-79%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
65%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSanta Clara County Office Of Education School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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