Gunderson 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 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
620 Gaundabert Ln.
San Jose, CA 95136
Phone
(408) 535-6340
District
SAN JOSE UNIFIED
County
SANTA CLARA COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
1093
Classroom Teachers
51

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to California

4

(10 is best)

Better than 35.2% of CA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

2

(10 is best)

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

Grade 11

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
24%
44%
31%
57%
16%
32%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

30 25 20 15 10 5 0
21
24
23
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 304 27.8%
Grade 10 300 27.4%
Grade 11 243 22.2%
Grade 12 246 22.5%
Total 1093 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 15.4% 25.8% 24.4%
Black 6.2% 2.7% 5.7%
Hispanic 62.8% 54.0% 56.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 14.5% 16.9% 12.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 1.0% 0.6% 1.0%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 56.5% 40.9% 59.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 47.3% 34.3% 52.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 9.2% 6.5% 7.1%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 270,750 39,512,223
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 5,735.5 250
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.1% 6.2%
5-19 YEARS OLD 17.8% 19.4%
20-44 YEARS OLD 38.0% 35.4%
45-64 YEARS OLD 25.5% 25.0%
65 OR OLDER 12.6% 14.0%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 93,590 13,044,266
Single Parent Households With Children 8.3% 10.7%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 86.5% 83.3%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 47.0% 33.9%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 34.7% 21.1%
$100,000 - $149,999 16.9% 16.6%
$75,000 - $99,999 9.9% 12.4%
$50,000 - $74,999 13.0% 15.5%
$30,000 - $49,999 10.3% 14.3%
$15,000 - $29,999 8.5% 11.2%
$15,000 or less 6.8% 8.9%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,029 $224,421,912 47.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $798 $25,478,544 5.4%
Staff $910 $29,054,480 6.1%
General Administration $51 $1,628,328 0.3%
School Administration $916 $29,246,048 6.2%
Operation $1,123 $35,855,144 7.6%
Transportation $246 $7,854,288 1.7%
Other $568 $18,135,104 3.8%
Total Support $4,613 $147,283,864 31.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,205 $102,329,240 21.6%
Total Expenditures $14,847 $474,035,016 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,110 $44,207,610,675 49.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $715 $4,444,735,486 5.0%
Staff $719 $4,472,549,320 5.0%
General Administration $117 $729,380,980 0.8%
School Administration $789 $4,904,545,120 5.5%
Operation $1,125 $6,991,988,357 7.9%
Transportation $265 $1,645,794,048 1.8%
Other $639 $3,971,963,894 4.5%
Total Support $4,368 $27,160,605,411 30.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,836 $17,635,368,261 19.8%
Total Expenditures $14,315 $89,004,272,569 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%