Donald J. Meyer 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 2018 – 2019 school year [note on school closures TBD].
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
1824 Daytona Dr.
San Jose, CA 95122
Phone
(408) 928-8200
District
ALUM ROCK UNION ELEMENTARY
County
SANTA CLARA COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
356

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to California

6

(10 is best)

Better than 56.1% of CA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

5

(10 is best)

Donald J. Meyer Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
52%
49%
52%
49%
52%
50%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 4

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
50%
47%
57%
49%
42%
45%
50%
47%
57%
49%
42%
45%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 5

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
32%
45%
37%
51%
27%
38%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

17.5 15 12.5 10 7.5 5 2.5 0
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No Data
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    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 58 16.3%
Grade 1 51 14.3%
Grade 2 49 13.8%
Grade 3 56 15.7%
Grade 4 78 21.9%
Grade 5 64 18.0%
Total 356 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 0.8% 1.6% 24.0%
Black 1.1% 1.2% 5.5%
Hispanic 77.4% 79.8% 57.0%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 19.5% 16.6% 12.5%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 1.1% 0.8% 1.0%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 84.8% 81.1% 59.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 61.8% 65.1% 51.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 23.0% 16.1% 7.4%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 117,527 39,512,223
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 7,427.4 250
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.4% 6.2%
5-19 YEARS OLD 20.6% 19.4%
20-44 YEARS OLD 36.9% 35.4%
45-64 YEARS OLD 23.4% 25.0%
65 OR OLDER 12.7% 14.0%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 28,899 13,044,266
Single Parent Households With Children 15.2% 10.7%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 69.4% 83.3%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 19.0% 33.9%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 21.3% 21.1%
$100,000 - $149,999 19.1% 16.6%
$75,000 - $99,999 12.1% 12.4%
$50,000 - $74,999 15.7% 15.5%
$30,000 - $49,999 12.7% 14.3%
$15,000 - $29,999 10.5% 11.2%
$15,000 or less 8.7% 8.9%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,655 $97,502,000 56.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $659 $7,426,000 4.3%
Staff $310 $3,493,000 2.0%
General Administration $120 $1,355,000 0.8%
School Administration $838 $9,436,000 5.5%
Operation $1,246 $14,034,000 8.1%
Transportation $291 $3,277,000 1.9%
Other $993 $11,189,000 6.5%
Total Support $4,457 $50,210,000 29.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,181 $24,566,000 14.3%
Total Expenditures $15,292 $172,278,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,397 $45,595,285,000 48.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $770 $4,748,066,000 5.1%
Staff $749 $4,614,248,000 4.9%
General Administration $125 $769,590,000 0.8%
School Administration $816 $5,028,140,000 5.4%
Operation $1,171 $7,220,628,000 7.7%
Transportation $278 $1,714,208,000 1.8%
Other $653 $4,027,094,000 4.3%
Total Support $4,562 $28,121,974,000 30.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,165 $19,510,107,000 20.9%
Total Expenditures $15,124 $93,227,366,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,069 $358,201,987,000 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $716 $36,303,849,544 5.1%
Staff $569 $28,839,133,000 4.1%
General Administration $233 $11,807,269,000 1.7%
School Administration $680 $34,450,660,000 4.8%
Operation $1,094 $55,418,509,000 7.8%
Transportation $494 $25,019,268,456 3.5%
Other $430 $21,796,799,000 3.1%
Total Support $4,216 $213,635,488,000 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,767 $140,198,177,000 19.7%
Total Expenditures $14,052 $712,035,652,000 100.0%