Pala Middle School

149 North White Rd, San Jose, CA 95127 | (408) 928-8500
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Student Enrollment: 400
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  • Mailing Address: 149 North White Rd., San Jose, CA 95127
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Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 400
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 21.5
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 18.6
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 202 (50.5%)
  • Females: 198 (49.5%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 42 (10.5%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 311 (77.8%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 353 (88.3%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Pala Middle School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian71.8%
Black112.8%
Asian7318.3%
Hispanic29974.8%
White51.3%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Pala Middle School
  Number Percent
6th Grade14736.8%
7th Grade9223.0%
8th Grade16140.3%
Teacher Education Background (2009)
Percent With Master's Degree
School:
8.0%
District:
24.6%
Percent With Bachelor's Degree
School:
48.0%
District:
37.7%
Teacher Credentials & Experience (2009)
Percent of Teachers With Credentials: 95.2%
Number of Certificated Staff: 25.0
Average Number of Years of Teacher Experience: 6.4
Average Age
School:
39.6
District:
48.7
Source: CA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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