Pioneer High School

  • Pioneer High School serves 1,617 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 51% (which is higher than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 64% (which is higher than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Pioneer High School placed in the top 30% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.

Top Placements

Pioneer High School places among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

  • Pioneer High School's student population of 1,617 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 68 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,617 students
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Total Classroom Teachers68 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Pioneer High School is ranked within the top 30% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has increased from 23:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Pioneer High School is 0.65, 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#2089 out of 9602 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio24:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
17%
11%
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Hispanic
35%
54%
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Black
2%
6%
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White
44%
24%
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Hawaiian
n/an/a
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score0.650.64
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Graduation Rate
97%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
23%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSan Jose Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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