Latimer

4250 Latimer Ave.
San Jose, CA 95130
8/
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Top 30%
Serving 514 students in grades Kindergarten-8, Latimer ranks in the top 30% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 44% (which is higher than the California state average of 33%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 61% (which is higher than the California state average of 47%).
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is equal to the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 78% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 514 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 78%
  • : Top 30% in CA
  • : 44% (Top 30%)
  • : 61% (Top 30%)
  • : 30-34% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Latimer ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

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School Overview

Latimer's student population of 514 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
Total Students
514 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
25 teachers
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School Rankings

Latimer ranks within the top 30% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Latimer is 0.72, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (CA)
#2275 out of 9602 schools
(Top 30%)
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44%
33%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Latimer and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
61%
47%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Latimer and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
30-34%
29%
Student : Teacher Ratio
21:1
21:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
23%
12%
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Hispanic
42%
56%
This chart displays the percentage of Hispanic students in Latimer and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
3%
5%
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White
22%
21%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
9%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Latimer.
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in California.
0.72
This chart displays the diversity score of Latimer and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
38%
51%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Latimer and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
7%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Latimer and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Latimer's ranking?
Latimer is ranked #2275 out of 9,602 schools, which ranks it among the top 30% of public schools in California.
What schools are Latimer often compared to?
Latimeris often viewed alongside schools like George C. Payne Elementary School, Easterbrook Discovery, Gussie M. Baker Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
44% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 33% CA state average), while 61% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 47% CA state average).
How many students attend Latimer?
514 students attend Latimer.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
42% of Latimer students are Hispanic, 23% of students are Asian, 22% of students are White, 9% of students are Two or more races, 3% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Hawaiian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Latimer?
Latimer has a student ration of 21:1, which is equal to the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does Latimer offer ?
Latimer offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-8
What school district is Latimer part of?
Latimer is part of Moreland School District.
In what neighborhood is Latimer located?
Latimer is located in the Moreland West neighborhood of San Jose, CA. There are 1 other public schools located in Moreland West.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 514 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 78%
  • : Top 30%
  • : 44% (Top 30%)
  • : 61% (Top 30%)
  • : 30-34% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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