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grade A minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade A minus
  2. Diversity
    grade A+
  3. Teachers
    grade A minus
  4. College Prep
    grade A+
  5. Clubs & Activities
    grade B
  6. Health & Safety
    grade B+
  7. Administration
    grade B
  8. Sports
    grade B
  9. Food
    grade B
  10. Resources & Facilities
    grade C+

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Santa Clara Unified School District is a highly rated, public school district located in Santa Clara, CA. It has 15,387 students in grades K-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 25 to 1. According to state test scores, 50% of students are at least proficient in math and 58% in reading.

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
58%
Percent Proficient - Math
50%
Average Graduation Rate
89%
Average SAT
1230
905 responses
Average ACT
28
293 responses

Students

Diversity
grade A+
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
15,387
Free or Reduced Lunch
35.8%

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
25:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$134,353
Teachers in First/Second Year
13%

Finances

Expenses Per Student
$20,156 / student
National
$12,239
Education Expenses
  • Instruction
    63%
  • Support Services
    34%
  • Other
    3%

Living in the Area

grade A+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade D
  2. Good for Families
    grade A
  3. Housing
    grade C
Median Household Income
$126,006
National
$62,843
Median Rent
$2,396
National
$1,062
Median Home Value
$1,034,000
National
$217,500

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