Piedmont Hills High School

1377 Piedmont Rd.
San Jose, CA 95132
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Piedmont Hills High School serves 2,144 students in grades 9-12.
Piedmont Hills High School placed in the top 10% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 62% (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 79% (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 95% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic and Asian).

Top Rankings

Piedmont Hills High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

Piedmont Hills High School's student population of 2,144 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 88 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,144 students
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Total Classroom Teachers88 teachers
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School Rankings

Piedmont Hills High School is ranked within the top 10% 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 Piedmont Hills High School is 0.52, 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
#966 out of 9659 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
79%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio24:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
65%
12%
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Hispanic
23%
54%
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Black
3%
5%
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White
5%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.520.64
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Graduation Rate
96%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
24%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEast Side Union High School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Piedmont Hills High School is Escuela Popular Accelerated Family Learning (1.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Berryessa Union Elementary School (0.0 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • San Jose Berryessa Union Elementary School Alternative School
    Grades: K-8
    0.0 miles
    1376 Piedmont Rd.
    San Jose, CA 95132
    (408) 923-1830
    0 K-8 n/a
  • San Jose Ruskin Elementary School Math: 73% | Reading: 74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: K-5 | 602 students
    0.4 miles
    1401 Turlock Ln.
    San Jose, CA 95132
    (408) 923-1950
    0.4 K-5 602
  • San Jose Sierramont Middle School Math: 65% | Reading: 72%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 6-8 | 980 students
    0.4 miles
    3155 Kimlee Dr.
    San Jose, CA 95132
    (408) 923-1955
    0.4 6-8 980
  • San Jose Majestic Way Elementary School Math: 70% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-5 | 516 students
    0.7 miles
    1855 Majestic Way
    San Jose, CA 95132
    (408) 923-1925
    0.7 K-5 516
  • San Jose Noble Elementary School Math: 65% | Reading: 76%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-5 | 488 students
    0.7 miles
    3466 Grossmont Dr.
    San Jose, CA 95132
    (408) 923-1935
    0.7 K-5 488

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