Blossom Hill Elementary School

Serves grades KG - 5

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
16400 Blossom Hill Rd.
Los Gatos, CA 95032
Phone
(408) 335-2100
District
LOS GATOS UNION ELEMENTARY
County
SANTA CLARA COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
640
Classroom Teachers
27

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to California

10

(10 is best)

Better than 95.2% of CA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

Blossom Hill Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 77 48
Proficiency in Reading 73 48
Proficiency in Math 80 49

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 81 45
Proficiency in Reading 82 48
Proficiency in Math 80 43

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 81 42
Proficiency in Reading 86 49
Proficiency in Math 75 36

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 23.70
AVG FOR DISTRICT 22.57
AVG FOR STATE 23.37
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 90 14.1%
Grade 1 94 14.7%
Grade 2 85 13.3%
Grade 3 107 16.7%
Grade 4 122 19.1%
Grade 5 142 22.2%
Total 640 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 66.9% 70.8% 25.0%
Black 0.5% 0.6% 5.9%
Hispanic 5.7% 8.0% 56.0%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 26.6% 19.8% 12.0%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.3% 0.8% 1.1%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 1.1% 2.3% 57.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.8% 2.0% 48.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.3% 0.2% 9.0%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 29,014 39,557,045
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 626.9 250
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 4.5% 6.3%
5-19 YEARS OLD 20.9% 19.5%
20-44 YEARS OLD 23.8% 35.5%
45-64 YEARS OLD 33.6% 25.1%
65 OR OLDER 17.2% 13.6%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 10,937 12,965,435
Single Parent Households With Children 6.8% 11.0%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 97.6% 82.9%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 70.0% 33.3%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 52.2% 19.3%
$100,000 - $149,999 15.2% 16.2%
$75,000 - $99,999 9.9% 12.3%
$50,000 - $74,999 8.9% 15.9%
$30,000 - $49,999 5.6% 14.9%
$15,000 - $29,999 4.6% 11.9%
$15,000 or less 3.7% 9.5%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,193 $23,981,462 48.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $448 $1,493,632 3.0%
Staff $207 $690,138 1.4%
General Administration $215 $716,810 1.4%
School Administration $634 $2,113,756 4.2%
Operation $982 $3,273,988 6.6%
Transportation $14 $46,676 0.1%
Other $619 $2,063,746 4.1%
Total Support $3,118 $10,395,412 20.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $4,663 $15,546,442 31.1%
Total Expenditures $14,974 $49,923,316 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,754 $42,072,563,139 50.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $660 $4,109,759,938 4.9%
Staff $678 $4,223,588,529 5.0%
General Administration $131 $816,243,878 1.0%
School Administration $745 $4,643,247,838 5.5%
Operation $1,069 $6,656,800,206 7.9%
Transportation $248 $1,545,160,414 1.8%
Other $590 $3,675,538,573 4.4%
Total Support $4,121 $25,669,582,774 30.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,646 $16,479,764,511 19.6%
Total Expenditures $13,521 $84,221,660,396 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%