Yerba Buena High School

1855 Lucretia Ave, San Jose, CA 95122 | (408) 347-4700
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 1,697
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 1855 Lucretia Ave., San Jose, CA 95122
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 1,697
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 73.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 23.3
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 885 (52.2%)
  • Females: 812 (47.8%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 171 (10.1%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 814 (48.0%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 985 (58.0%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Yerba Buena High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian40.2%
Black291.7%
Asian59535.1%
Hispanic1,00659.3%
White412.4%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Yerba Buena High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade43325.5%
10th Grade41524.5%
11th Grade43825.8%
12th Grade41124.2%
Graduates Information (2010)
Graduation Rate
School:
74.6%
District:
81.0%
State:
78.6%
Teacher Education Background (2009)
Percent With Ph.D.
School:
2.2%
District:
7.6%
Percent With Master's Degree
School:
16.7%
District:
27.8%
Percent With Bachelor's Degree
School:
5.6%
District:
13.9%
Teacher Credentials & Experience (2009)
Percent of Teachers With Emergency Credentials: 3.6%
Percent of Teachers With Credentials: 92.8%
Number of Certificated Staff: 90.0
Average Number of Years of Teacher Experience: 18.0
Average Age
School:
46.7
District:
49.2
Source: CA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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