Skip to Main Content
Pioneer High School
  • Public
  • SAN JOSE, CA

Report Card

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

editorial

Pioneer High School is a highly rated, public school located in SAN JOSE, CA. It has 1,597 students in grades 9-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 24 to 1. According to state test scores, 50% of students are at least proficient in math and 69% in reading.

About

Pioneer High School Rankings

Niche ranks nearly 100,000 schools and districts based on statistics and millions of opinions from students and parents.

Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
69%
Percent Proficient - Math
50%
Average Graduation Rate
96%
Average SAT
1230
450 responses
Average ACT
29
134 responses
AP Enrollment
39%

Map

Map is loading
View Homes Near Pioneer High School

Claim Your school Today!

Do You Work at Pioneer High School? Claim Your School Today!
Claim your free account to keep your school's data up-to-date and get insights on user activity for your profile.

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 minus
Median Household Income
$142,153
National
$62,843
Median Rent
$2,641
National
$1,062
Median Home Value
$1,067,987
National
$217,500

Culture & Safety

Health & Safety
grade B+
Based on chronic student absenteeism, suspensions/expulsions, and survey responses on the school environment from students and parents.
Poll
90%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 39 responses
Poll
82%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 39 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 105 responses
  • Rallies
    28%
  • Mustang Madness
    19%
  • Football Games
    14%
  • Dances
    10%
  • Drama performances
    10%
  • Art show
    6%
  • Spirit Week
    5%

Students

Diversity
grade A
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
1,597
Free or Reduced Lunch
26%
77%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 47 responses
85%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 47 responses
87%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 47 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
24:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$92,550
Teachers in First/Second Year
28.3%
54%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 56 responses
75%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 56 responses
64%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 56 responses

Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
grade C minus
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
High
Boys Athletic Participation
High
Expenses Per Student
$14,812 / year
National
$12,239
94%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 65 responses
46%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 65 responses
68%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 65 responses

Similar Schools

Schools like Pioneer High School

Pioneer High School Reviews

Rating 3.62 out of 5  389 reviews
Selecting a category below will take you to another page
All Categories
Rating 4 out of 5  
Start Your Review of Pioneer High School
Rating 3 out of 5  
Rating 4 out of 5  

Add to List