Independence High School

1776 Educational Park Dr, San Jose, CA 95133 | (408) 928-9500
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 3,644
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5 out of 5 | 1 Review
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 1776 Educational Park Dr., San Jose, CA 95133
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 3,644
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 144.6
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 25.2
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 1,909 (52.4%)
  • Females: 1,735 (47.6%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 289 (7.9%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 1,100 (30.2%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 1,389 (38.1%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Independence High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian100.3%
Black1273.5%
Asian2,02955.7%
Hispanic1,29335.5%
White1403.8%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Independence High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade92225.3%
10th Grade84823.3%
11th Grade94626.0%
12th Grade92825.5%
Graduates Information (2010)
Graduation Rate
School:
77.7%
District:
81.0%
State:
78.6%
Teacher Education Background (2009)
Percent With Ph.D.
School:
1.7%
District:
7.6%
Percent With Master's Degree
School:
17.9%
District:
27.8%
Percent With Bachelor's Degree
School:
6.7%
District:
13.9%
Teacher Credentials & Experience (2009)
Percent of Teachers With Emergency Credentials: 1.3%
Percent of Teachers With Credentials: 94.4%
Number of Certificated Staff: 179.0
Average Number of Years of Teacher Experience: 15.4
Average Age
School:
45.4
District:
49.2
Source: CA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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1 review for Independence High School

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on March 10, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • its a hella good school

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