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Santa Clara County Special Education (leave a review)
Contact Information

+1 (408) 453-6542

1290 Ridder Park Dr. Mc271

San Jose, California


About Santa Clara County Special Education
Kindergarten - 12th Grade
Special education school

Santa Clara County Special Education is one of 27 schools in the Santa Clara County Office of Education district of California.

A relatively large school, it has an enrolment of 1,250 students from Kindergarten to 12th Grade and is classified as a special education school.

The number of teachers at Santa Clara County Special Education has remained static in recent years, and you can see from the pyramid chart on this page that the pupil population has lately remained static.

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Students by Year Group
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Funding per pupil


Title I eligible school

School-wide 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
Santa Clara County Special Education 1250$52,79980.69
Santa Clara County Court Schools (0 miles) 108$43,7064$100,2520.41
Santa Clara County Community School (0.06 miles) 143$34,7436$58,1210.37
Orchard Elementary (0.29 miles) 905$11,60921$77,4640.64
San Jose Conservation Corps Charter (0.78 miles) 288210.21
Vinci Park Elementary (1.51 miles) 616$7,17225$82,1290.57

Santa Clara County Special Education

Number of pupils1250
Funding per pupil$52,799
Pupils per teacher8
Average teacher salary
Diversity index0.69

Santa Clara County Court Schools (0 miles)

Number of pupils108
Funding per pupil$43,706
Pupils per teacher4
Average teacher salary$100,252
Diversity index0.41

Santa Clara County Community School (0.06 miles)

Number of pupils143
Funding per pupil$34,743
Pupils per teacher6
Average teacher salary$58,121
Diversity index0.37

Orchard Elementary (0.29 miles)

Number of pupils905
Funding per pupil$11,609
Pupils per teacher21
Average teacher salary$77,464
Diversity index0.64

San Jose Conservation Corps Charter (0.78 miles)

Number of pupils288
Funding per pupil
Pupils per teacher21
Average teacher salary
Diversity index0.21

Vinci Park Elementary (1.51 miles)

Number of pupils616
Funding per pupil$7,172
Pupils per teacher25
Average teacher salary$82,129
Diversity index0.57
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Nearest Schools
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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.
856thlargest school
9thhighest number of FTE teachers
778thlowest pupil-teacher ratio
8424thhighest proportion of free lunch eligible pupils
8134thhighest proportion of reduced-price lunch eligible pupils
945thhighest diversity index
152ndhighest funding per pupil
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Student Ethnicity
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Minimum Instructional Days and Hours

Kindergarten: 3 hours

1st Grade - 3rd Grade: 3.8 hours

4th Grade - 12th Grade: 4 hours

Kindergarten: 180 days

1st Grade - 11th Grade: 180 days

12th Grade: 180 days

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