Dartmouth 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
5575 Dartmouth Dr
San Jose, CA 95118
Phone
(408) 264-1122
District
UNION ELEMENTARY
County
SANTA CLARA COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
916
Classroom Teachers
41

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to California

9

(10 is best)

Better than 89.1% of CA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

9

(10 is best)

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

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 74 42
Proficiency in Reading 77 47
Proficiency in Math 70 37

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 72 43
Proficiency in Reading 75 49
Proficiency in Math 68 37

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 69 42
Proficiency in Reading 75 48
Proficiency in Math 62.34 36

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 22.34
AVG FOR DISTRICT 23.90
AVG FOR STATE 23.37
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 6 295 32.2%
Grade 7 313 34.2%
Grade 8 308 33.6%
Total 916 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 50.2% 52.9% 25.0%
Black 2.0% 1.3% 5.9%
Hispanic 23.1% 17.8% 56.0%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 23.7% 27.3% 12.0%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.9% 0.6% 1.1%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 14.1% 9.7% 57.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 13.1% 8.2% 48.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 1.0% 1.5% 9.0%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 45,942 39,536,653
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 6,297.0 250
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.8% 6.4%
5-19 YEARS OLD 21.7% 19.7%
20-44 YEARS OLD 28.7% 35.6%
45-64 YEARS OLD 29.5% 25.1%
65 OR OLDER 14.3% 13.2%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 15,559 12,888,128
Single Parent Households With Children 5.8% 11.2%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 94.5% 82.5%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 53.7% 32.6%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 42.3% 17.6%
$100,000 - $149,999 18.6% 15.7%
$75,000 - $99,999 9.8% 12.2%
$50,000 - $74,999 10.7% 16.3%
$30,000 - $49,999 7.7% 15.6%
$15,000 - $29,999 5.2% 12.6%
$15,000 or less 5.7% 10.1%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,957 $33,883,416 50.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $438 $2,491,344 3.7%
Staff $805 $4,578,840 6.8%
General Administration $235 $1,336,680 2.0%
School Administration $524 $2,980,512 4.4%
Operation $927 $5,272,776 7.9%
Transportation $70 $398,160 0.6%
Other $439 $2,497,032 3.7%
Total Support $3,438 $19,555,344 29.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,405 $13,679,640 20.4%
Total Expenditures $11,799 $67,112,712 100.0%
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%