Rocketship Discovery Prep



Rocketship Discovery Prep Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Rocketship Discovery Prep Students by Grade
PK 0
K 125
1 155
2 119
3 117
4 90
5 32
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Rocketship Discovery Prep is a public elementary school located in San Jose, CA in the Santa Clara County Office of Education School District. It enrolls 638 students in grades 1st through 12th. Rocketship Discovery Prep is the 1,875th largest public school in California and the 10,843rd largest nationally. It has 39.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 638
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 39.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 16
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 10,843rd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in California: 1,875th out of 6,171
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 6,130th out of 6,159
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 4,546th out of 6,159

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Rocketship Discovery Prep Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 321
(50%)
3,956
(54%)
 Female 317
(50%)
3,337
(46%)

Rocketship Discovery Prep Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 518
(81%)
4,386
(60%)
 Asian 57
(9%)
1,321
(18%)
 White 35
(5%)
1,059
(15%)
 Black 19
(3%)
221
(3%)
 American Indian 6
(1%)
23
(0%)
 Two or More 2
(0%)
251
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
32
(0%)

Rocketship Discovery Prep Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 476
(75%)
3,898
(53%)
 Not Eligible 96
(15%)
2,878
(39%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 66
(10%)
517
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,072 ranked schools in California, Rocketship Discovery Prep is ranked 995th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Rocketship Discovery Prep students on free and reduced lunch assistance (85.0%) is higher than the state average of 58.5%. This may indicate that the area has a higher 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.

Rocketship Discovery Prep Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2010 N/A
2011 428
2012 638

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2010 N/A
2011 35.7
2012 39.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2010
2011
2012 0.84952978056426

Compare Rocketship Discovery Prep to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,096.4% 21.0:1
 
3,990.0% 39.9:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 58.5%
 
This School 85.0%
 

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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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