Leigh High School

Serves grades 9 - 12

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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
5210 Leigh Ave.
San Jose, CA 95124
Phone
(408) 626-3405
District
CAMPBELL UNION HIGH
County
SANTA CLARA COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
1654
Classroom Teachers
73

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to California

10

(10 is best)

Better than 94.5% of CA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

Leigh High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 11

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 73 45
Proficiency in Reading 83 58
Proficiency in Math 63 31

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 22.55
AVG FOR DISTRICT 22.72
AVG FOR STATE 23.63
AVG FOR NATION 16.54
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 455 27.5%
Grade 10 438 26.5%
Grade 11 396 23.9%
Grade 12 365 22.1%
Total 1654 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 69.5% 43.8% 25.2%
Black 1.0% 3.1% 6.1%
Hispanic 15.4% 36.4% 56.3%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 13.8% 16.3% 11.9%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.3% 0.4% 0.6%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 5.3% 19.8% 58.6%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.8% 16.3% 49.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.4% 3.5% 8.8%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 227,052 39,536,653
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 7,533.4 250
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.5% 6.4%
5-19 YEARS OLD 18.0% 19.7%
20-44 YEARS OLD 36.2% 35.6%
45-64 YEARS OLD 26.9% 25.1%
65 OR OLDER 12.6% 13.2%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 84,046 12,888,128
Single Parent Households With Children 7.7% 11.2%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 91.4% 82.5%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 50.5% 32.6%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 30.4% 17.6%
$100,000 - $149,999 17.7% 15.7%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.6% 12.2%
$50,000 - $74,999 13.4% 16.3%
$30,000 - $49,999 12.3% 15.6%
$15,000 - $29,999 7.6% 12.6%
$15,000 or less 7.0% 10.1%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,715 $49,200,805 49.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $588 $4,308,276 4.3%
Staff $239 $1,751,153 1.8%
General Administration $213 $1,560,651 1.6%
School Administration $774 $5,671,098 5.7%
Operation $1,065 $7,803,255 7.8%
Transportation $137 $1,003,799 1.0%
Other $627 $4,594,029 4.6%
Total Support $3,643 $26,692,261 26.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,294 $24,135,138 24.1%
Total Expenditures $13,652 $100,028,204 100.0%
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%