Lietz Elementary School

5300 Carter Ave
San Jose, CA 95118
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Lietz Elementary School serves 614 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Lietz Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60% (which is higher than the California state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 68% (which is higher than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Lietz Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

Lietz Elementary School's student population of 614 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students614 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Rankings

Lietz Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 9,659 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Lietz Elementary School is 0.71, which is more 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
#1567 out of 9659 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio24:123:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
18%
12%
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Hispanic
32%
54%
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Black
2%
5%
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White
39%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
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Two or more races
8%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.710.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
19%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameUnion Elementary School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Lietz Elementary School is Branham High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Dartmouth Middle School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • San Jose Dartmouth Middle School Math: 68% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 6-8 | 952 students
    0.4 miles
    5575 Dartmouth Dr
    San Jose, CA 95118
    (408) 264-1122
    0.4 6-8 952
  • San Jose Noddin Elementary School Math: 72% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: K-5 | 644 students
    0.7 miles
    1755 Gilda Way
    San Jose, CA 95124
    (408) 356-2126
    0.7 K-5 644
  • San Jose Branham High School Math: 52% | Reading: 68%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,716 student
    0.8 miles
    1570 Branham Ln.
    San Jose, CA 95118
    (408) 626-3407
    0.8 9-12 1,716
  • San Jose Guadalupe Elementary School Math: 82% | Reading: 81%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-5 | 598 students
    1.1 miles
    6044 Vera Cruz Dr
    San Jose, CA 95120
    (408) 268-1030
    1.1 K-5 598
  • San Jose Leigh High School Math: 59% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,755 student
    1.1 miles
    5210 Leigh Ave.
    San Jose, CA 95124
    (408) 626-3405
    1.1 9-12 1,755

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