Silver Oak Elementary School

5000 Farnsworth Dr.
San Jose, CA 95138
(School attendance zone shown in map)
10/
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Top 5%
Serving 572 students in grades Kindergarten-6, Silver Oak Elementary School ranks in the top 5% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 81% (which is higher than the California state average of 33%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 86% (which is higher than the California state average of 47%).
The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 84% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the California state average of 79% (majority Hispanic and Asian).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 572 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 25:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 84%
  • : Top 5% in CA
  • : 81% (Top 5%)
  • : 86% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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Attribute

School Overview

Silver Oak Elementary School's student population of 572 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-6
Total Students
572 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
23 teachers
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School Rankings

Silver Oak Elementary School ranks within the top 5% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Silver Oak Elementary School is 0.47, which is less 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)
#167 out of 9602 schools
(Top 5%)
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81%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Silver Oak Elementary School 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.
86%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Silver Oak Elementary School 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.
Student : Teacher Ratio
25:1
21:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
71%
12%
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Hispanic
6%
56%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Silver Oak Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
1%
5%
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White
16%
21%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
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Two or more races
6%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
0.47
This chart display the diversity score of Silver Oak Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
6%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Silver Oak Elementary School 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 (13-14)
1%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Silver Oak Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Silver Oak Elementary School's ranking?
Silver Oak Elementary School is ranked #167 out of 9,602 schools, which ranks it among the top 5% of public schools in California.
What schools are Silver Oak Elementary School often compared to?
Silver Oak Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Tom Matsumoto Elementary School, James Franklin Smith Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
81% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 33% CA state average), while 86% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 47% CA state average).
How many students attend Silver Oak Elementary School?
572 students attend Silver Oak Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
71% of Silver Oak Elementary School students are Asian, 16% of students are White, 6% of students are Hispanic, 6% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Silver Oak Elementary School?
Silver Oak Elementary School has a student ration of 25:1, which is higher than the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does Silver Oak Elementary School offer ?
Silver Oak Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-6
What school district is Silver Oak Elementary School part of?
Silver Oak Elementary School is part of Evergreen Elementary School District.
In what neighborhood is Silver Oak Elementary School located?
Silver Oak Elementary School is located in the Evergreen neighborhood of San Jose, CA. There are 12 other public schools located in Evergreen.

School Calendar

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Date
First Day of Instruction
August 19, 2024 (Monday)
Thanksgiving Break
November 25, 2024 (Monday)
Thanksgiving Break
November 26, 2024 (Tuesday)

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 572 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 25:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 84%
  • : Top 5%
  • : 81% (Top 5%)
  • : 86% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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