Lee Mathson Middle School

2050 Kammerer Ave.
San Jose, CA 95116
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Lee Mathson Middle School serves 301 students in grades 6-8.
Lee Mathson Middle School 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 percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 15% (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 30% (which is lower than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 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).

Top Placements

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School Overview

Lee Mathson Middle School's student population of 301 students has declined by 18% over five school years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students301 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Comparison

Lee Mathson Middle School 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 Lee Mathson Middle School is 0.42, 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
#8099 out of 9602 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
15%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
19%
12%
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Hispanic
74%
54%
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Black
3%
5%
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White
2%
23%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.420.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
77%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAlum Rock Union Elementary School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Lee Mathson Middle School is Foothill High School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Renaissance At Mathson (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Cesar Chavez Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • San Jose Cesar Chavez Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 373 students
    0.1 miles
    2000 Kammerer Ave.
    San Jose, CA 95116
    (408) 928-7300
    0.1 K-5 373
  • San Jose Renaissance At Mathson Alternative School
    Math: 51% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 6-8 | 272 students
    0.1 miles
    2050 Kammerer Ave.
    San Jose, CA 95116
    (408) 928-6800
    0.1 6-8 272
  • San Jose Ace Empower Academy Charter School
    Math: 23% | Reading: 17%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-8 | 337 students
    0.3 miles
    625 S. Sunset Ave.
    San Jose, CA 95116
    (408) 729-3920
    0.3 5-8 337
  • Redwood City Rocketship Si Se Puede Academy Charter School
    Math: 55-59% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 439 students
    0.3 miles
    2249 Dobern Ave.
    Redwood City, CA 94065
    (408) 824-5180
    0.3 K-5 439
  • San Jose San Antonio Elementary School Math: 34% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 390 students
    0.3 miles
    1721 E. San Antonio St.
    San Jose, CA 95116
    (408) 928-8700
    0.3 K-5 390

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