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Chester W. Nimitz Elementary (leave a review)
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+1 (408) 736-2180

545 E. Cheyenne Dr.

Sunnyvale, California


About Chester W. Nimitz Elementary
Kindergarten - 5th Grade

Chester W. Nimitz Elementary is located in the Cupertino Union district of the state of California. It is one of 25 schools in its district.

A relatively average sized school, it has an enrolment of 721 students from Kindergarten to 5th Grade and is classified as a regular 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 $79,527, which is higher than the California state average of $77,759.

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Funding per pupil


Title I eligible school

Targeted assistance program

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
Chester W. Nimitz Elementary 721$8,71624$79,5270.68
Community Day (0.26 miles) 8$135,2843$164,6170.47
North County Regional Occupational Program (0.26 miles) 0
Louis E. Stocklmeir Elementary (0.59 miles) 1192$8,31323$74,0280.49
Braly Elementary (1.54 miles) 43824$78,3640.68
Alta Vista High (1.74 miles) 100$24,94012$139,9770.45

Chester W. Nimitz Elementary

Number of pupils721
Funding per pupil$8,716
Pupils per teacher24
Average teacher salary$79,527
Diversity index0.68

Community Day (0.26 miles)

Number of pupils8
Funding per pupil$135,284
Pupils per teacher3
Average teacher salary$164,617
Diversity index0.47

North County Regional Occupational Program (0.26 miles)

Number of pupils0
Funding per pupil
Pupils per teacher
Average teacher salary
Diversity index

Louis E. Stocklmeir Elementary (0.59 miles)

Number of pupils1192
Funding per pupil$8,313
Pupils per teacher23
Average teacher salary$74,028
Diversity index0.49

Braly Elementary (1.54 miles)

Number of pupils438
Funding per pupil
Pupils per teacher24
Average teacher salary$78,364
Diversity index0.68

Alta Vista High (1.74 miles)

Number of pupils100
Funding per pupil$24,940
Pupils per teacher12
Average teacher salary$139,977
Diversity index0.45
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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.
2754thlargest school
2786thhighest number of FTE teachers
6228thlowest pupil-teacher ratio
3903rdhighest average teaching salary
8522ndhighest proportion of free lunch eligible pupils
8462ndhighest proportion of reduced-price lunch eligible pupils
1207thhighest diversity index
4438thhighest funding per pupil
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Minimum Instructional Days and Hours

Kindergarten: 3 hours

1st Grade - 3rd Grade: 3.8 hours

4th Grade - 5th Grade: 4 hours

Kindergarten: 180 days

1st Grade - 11th Grade: 180 days

12th Grade: 180 days

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