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Renaissance Academy (leave a review)
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+1 (408) 928-1950

1720 Hopkins Dr.

San Jose, California


About Renaissance Academy
6th Grade - 8th Grade
Alternative/other school

Renaissance Academy is one of 28 schools found in the Alum Rock Union Elementary district of California.

Classified as an alternative/other school, it teaches pupils from 6th Grade to 8th Grade and has an enrolment of 285 students - compared to other schools in California, this is a relatively small school.

In recent years, the pupil population has remained static. Alongside this, the number of teachers has remained static over a similar timeframe.

The average teacher's salary is $74,082, which is lower than the California state average of $77,759.

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Funding per pupil


Title I eligible school

Program not provided

Title I provides extra money to schools that have a large number of students from low income families. Roughly 50,000 schools receive money through Title I.

Free lunches


Reduced price lunches


The National School Lunch Program (NSLP) provides free and reduced price meals for students. In 2016, 30.4 million children received meals through the program.

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Nearby Schools Compared
SchoolNumber of pupilsFunding per pupilPupils per teacherAverage teacher salaryDiversity index
Renaissance Academy 285$8,47122$74,0820.32
William C. Overfelt High (0.4 miles) 1449$12,56121$86,8620.35
Leadership Public Schools - San Jose (0.42 miles) 199$17,18015$76,5440.19
A. J. Dorsa Elementary (0.5 miles) 489$863,23226$85,3050.17
O. S. Hubbard Elementary (0.64 miles) 525$7,59024$75,9570.23
Clyde Arbuckle Elementary (0.8 miles) 328$9,63521$87,1180.25

Renaissance Academy

Number of pupils285
Funding per pupil$8,471
Pupils per teacher22
Average teacher salary$74,082
Diversity index0.32

William C. Overfelt High (0.4 miles)

Number of pupils1449
Funding per pupil$12,561
Pupils per teacher21
Average teacher salary$86,862
Diversity index0.35

Leadership Public Schools - San Jose (0.42 miles)

Number of pupils199
Funding per pupil$17,180
Pupils per teacher15
Average teacher salary$76,544
Diversity index0.19

A. J. Dorsa Elementary (0.5 miles)

Number of pupils489
Funding per pupil$863,232
Pupils per teacher26
Average teacher salary$85,305
Diversity index0.17

O. S. Hubbard Elementary (0.64 miles)

Number of pupils525
Funding per pupil$7,590
Pupils per teacher24
Average teacher salary$75,957
Diversity index0.23

Clyde Arbuckle Elementary (0.8 miles)

Number of pupils328
Funding per pupil$9,635
Pupils per teacher21
Average teacher salary$87,118
Diversity index0.25
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Rankings within California
There are 10,465 schools in California. Rankings don't always go up to 10,465 because some schools have missing data.
7674thlargest school
7646thhighest number of FTE teachers
3679thlowest pupil-teacher ratio
5633rdhighest average teaching salary
4575thhighest proportion of free lunch eligible pupils
203rdhighest proportion of reduced-price lunch eligible pupils
7364thhighest diversity index
4740thhighest funding per pupil
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Minimum Instructional Days and Hours

6th Grade - 8th Grade: 4 hours

Kindergarten: 180 days

1st Grade - 11th Grade: 180 days

12th Grade: 180 days

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