Williams Elementary School

1150 Rajkovich Way
San Jose, CA 95120
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 1%
Williams Elementary School serves 679 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Williams Elementary School placed in the top 1% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 88% (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 93% (which is higher than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 71% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic and Asian).

Top Placements

Williams Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

Williams Elementary School's student population of 679 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students679 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Williams Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

Williams Elementary School is ranked within the top 1% 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 Williams Elementary School is 0.63, 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
#37 out of 9602 schools
(Top 1%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
88%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
93%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio27:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
53%
12%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Williams Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
8%
54%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Williams Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
1%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Williams Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in California by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
White
29%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
9%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Williams Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score
0.630.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
4%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Williams Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 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 Williams 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.
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

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Williams Elementary School is Leland High School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Bret Harte Middle School (0.7 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • San Jose Bret Harte Middle School Math: 79% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,227 student
    0.7 miles
    7050 Bret Harte Dr.
    San Jose, CA 95120
    (408) 535-6270
    0.7 6-8 1,227
  • San Jose Graystone Elementary School Math: 86% | Reading: 88%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-5 | 582 students
    0.7 miles
    6982 Shearwater Dr.
    San Jose, CA 95120
    (408) 535-6317
    0.7 K-5 582
  • San Jose Leland High School Math: 67% | Reading: 70%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,923 student
    0.9 miles
    6677 Camden Ave.
    San Jose, CA 95120
    (408) 535-6290
    0.9 9-12 1,923
  • San Jose Simonds Elementary School Math: 75% | Reading: 83%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-5 | 673 students
    1.3 miles
    6515 Grapevine Way
    San Jose, CA 95120
    (408) 535-6251
    1.3 K-5 673
  • San Jose Sakamoto Elementary School Math: 56% | Reading: 61%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-6 | 558 students
    1.7 miles
    6280 Shadelands Dr.
    San Jose, CA 95123
    (408) 227-3411
    1.7 K-6 558

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