Union Middle School

Serves grades 6 - 8

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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 2016 – 2017 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
2130 Los Gatos Almaden Rd
San Jose, CA 95124
Phone
(408) 371-0366
District
UNION ELEMENTARY
County
SANTA CLARA COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
1006
Classroom Teachers
43

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to California

10

(10 is best)

Better than 93.7% of CA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

Union Middle School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 75 41
Proficiency in Reading 77 46
Proficiency in Math 73 36

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 76 42
Proficiency in Reading 78 48
Proficiency in Math 74 36

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 76 41
Proficiency in Reading 75 47
Proficiency in Math 76.88 35

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 23.40
AVG FOR DISTRICT 23.87
AVG FOR STATE 23.63
AVG FOR NATION 16.54
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 6 355 35.3%
Grade 7 329 32.7%
Grade 8 322 32.0%
Total 1006 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 64.3% 56.1% 25.2%
Black 0.8% 1.6% 6.1%
Hispanic 15.2% 17.3% 56.3%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 19.6% 24.8% 11.9%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.3% 0.6%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 7.1% 10.4% 58.6%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.4% 8.1% 49.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 1.7% 2.3% 8.8%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 44,803 39,536,653
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 6,140.9 250
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.9% 6.4%
5-19 YEARS OLD 22.1% 19.7%
20-44 YEARS OLD 29.3% 35.6%
45-64 YEARS OLD 29.3% 25.1%
65 OR OLDER 13.5% 13.2%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 15,438 12,888,128
Single Parent Households With Children 6.3% 11.2%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 94.7% 82.5%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 54.0% 32.6%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 40.7% 17.6%
$100,000 - $149,999 19.1% 15.7%
$75,000 - $99,999 8.3% 12.2%
$50,000 - $74,999 11.1% 16.3%
$30,000 - $49,999 8.9% 15.6%
$15,000 - $29,999 6.4% 12.6%
$15,000 or less 5.5% 10.1%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,193 $28,068,165 56.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $293 $1,583,665 3.2%
Staff $684 $3,697,020 7.4%
General Administration $134 $724,270 1.5%
School Administration $487 $2,632,235 5.3%
Operation $816 $4,410,480 8.9%
Transportation $44 $237,820 0.5%
Other $382 $2,064,710 4.2%
Total Support $2,840 $15,350,200 30.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,163 $6,286,015 12.6%
Total Expenditures $9,196 $49,704,380 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,628 $35,042,190,399 49.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $503 $3,132,694,832 4.4%
Staff $532 $3,313,420,819 4.6%
General Administration $92 $574,369,306 0.8%
School Administration $617 $3,842,972,574 5.4%
Operation $941 $5,861,130,775 8.2%
Transportation $229 $1,423,064,571 2.0%
Other $495 $3,082,557,570 4.3%
Total Support $3,410 $21,230,644,860 29.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,436 $15,165,585,439 21.2%
Total Expenditures $11,474 $71,439,433,283 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,336 $324,841,513,788 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $572 $29,350,053,799 4.7%
Staff $471 $24,151,307,291 3.8%
General Administration $200 $10,266,593,644 1.6%
School Administration $587 $30,091,720,454 4.8%
Operation $1,010 $51,800,394,937 8.2%
Transportation $464 $23,797,624,893 3.8%
Other $368 $18,843,845,750 3.0%
Total Support $3,673 $188,301,671,729 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,243 $114,972,145,768 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,251 $628,114,952,936 100.0%