Rachel Carson Elementary School

4245 Meg Dr, San Jose, CA 95136 | (408) 535-6287
  • Grades: KG-5
  • Student Enrollment: 445
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  • Mailing Address: 4245 Meg Dr., San Jose, CA 95136
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 445
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 23.5
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 18.9
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 244 (54.8%)
  • Females: 201 (45.2%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 28 (6.3%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 115 (25.8%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 143 (32.1%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Rachel Carson Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian61.3%
Black224.9%
Asian9922.2%
Hispanic15434.6%
White13329.9%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Rachel Carson Elementary School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten6414.4%
1st Grade7817.5%
2nd Grade8018.0%
3rd Grade8118.2%
4th Grade7416.6%
5th Grade6815.3%
Teacher Education Background (2009)
Percent With Master's Degree
School:
26.9%
District:
54.0%
Percent With Bachelor's Degree
School:
23.1%
District:
19.9%
Teacher Credentials & Experience (2009)
Percent of Teachers With Emergency Credentials: 4.2%
Percent of Teachers With Credentials: 95.8%
Number of Certificated Staff: 26.0
Average Number of Years of Teacher Experience: 10.9
Average Age
School:
42.8
District:
49.0
Source: CA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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