Bret Harte Middle School



Bret Harte Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Bret Harte Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 392
7 406
8 392
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Bret Harte Middle School is a public elementary school located in San Jose, CA in the San Jose Unf School District. It enrolls 1,190 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 22.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 1,190
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 22.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 52.44

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Bret Harte Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 629
(53%)
11,969
(52%)
 Female 561
(47%)
11,166
(48%)

Bret Harte Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Asian 511
(43%)
3,210
(14%)
 White 463
(39%)
5,874
(25%)
 Hispanic 164
(14%)
12,268
(53%)
 Black 24
(2%)
644
(3%)
 Two or More 18
(2%)
953
(4%)
 Pacific Islander 8
(1%)
84
(0%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
102
(0%)

Bret Harte Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 1,030
(87%)
12,578
(54%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 122
(10%)
8,993
(39%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 38
(3%)
1,564
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Bret Harte Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (13.4%) is significantly lower than the state average of 58.5%. This may indicate that the area has a lower level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Bret Harte Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1243
2006 1274
2007 1193
2008 1191
2009 1216
2010 1207
2011 1191
2012 1190

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 23
2006 23.2
2007 21
2008 22.4
2009 23.8
2010 N/A
2011 22.6
2012 22.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.091713596138375
2006 0.089481946624804
2007 0.094719195305951
2008 0.10579345088161
2009 0.13240131578947
2010 0.12924606462303
2011
2012 0.13445378151261

Compare Bret Harte Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,096.4% 21.0:1
 
2,270.0% 22.7:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 13.4%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 58.5%
 

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Public 06 - 08 1,190 22.7:1  
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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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