Downtown College Preparatory School

1460 the Alameda, San Jose, CA 95126 | (408) 271-1730
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 415
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5 out of 5 | 1 Review
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
  • Charter School
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 415
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 19.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 21.8
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 205 (49.4%)
  • Females: 210 (50.6%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 70 (16.9%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 268 (64.6%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 338 (81.4%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Downtown College Preparatory School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black30.7%
Asian30.7%
Hispanic40597.6%
White41.0%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Downtown College Preparatory School
  Number Percent
8th Grade61.4%
9th Grade13833.3%
10th Grade12028.9%
11th Grade8320.0%
12th Grade6816.4%
Graduates Information (2010)
Graduation Rate
School:
96.7%
District:
86.2%
State:
78.6%
Teacher Education Background (2009)
Percent With Master's Degree
School:
41.7%
District:
54.0%
Percent With Bachelor's Degree
School:
20.8%
District:
19.9%
Teacher Credentials & Experience (2009)
Percent of Teachers With Credentials: 85.7%
Number of Certificated Staff: 24.0
Average Number of Years of Teacher Experience: 3.8
Average Age
School:
29.6
District:
49.0
Source: CA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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1 review for Downtown College Preparatory School

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on July 23, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • I just wanted to give this a huge thumbs up!!!! I am a happy & a proud parent to have my children attend this school. They really do work on all area's of life not just the text books stuff. They have help me teach my children the understanding of always having a positive attitude in all situation of life, social skills, good sense of community, to always give back, & to work hard towards excellence. I can't thank them all enough. I hope that we are able to keep these schools up & running & I will do all I can to help out.

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