Lairon College Preparatory Academy

3975 Mira Loma
San Jose, CA 95111
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Lairon College Preparatory Academy serves 359 students in grades 4-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25% (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 28% (which is lower than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Lairon College Preparatory Academy 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 21:1 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).

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School Overview

Lairon College Preparatory Academy's student population of 359 students has declined by 19% over five school years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 4-8
Total Students359 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Comparison

Lairon College Preparatory Academy 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 Lairon College Preparatory Academy is 0.25, 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
#7231 out of 9602 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
10%
12%
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Hispanic
86%
54%
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Black
2%
5%
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White
2%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score
0.250.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
77%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFranklin-Mckinley Elementary School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Lairon College Preparatory Academy is Andrew P. Hill High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Sylvandale Middle School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Los Arboles Literacy And Technology Academy (0.2 miles away)
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