Piedmont Hills High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#1,026
College Readiness Index
34.5
Academic Performance Index
820
Student/Teacher Ratio
26:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 2,208 Students
  • 85 Teachers

Piedmont Hills High School
1377 PIEDMONT RD
SAN JOSE, CA 95132

Phone: (408) 347-3800

District: East Side Union High

Overview

Piedmont Hills High School is ranked 219th within California. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Piedmont Hills High School is 40 percent. The student body makeup is 52 percent male and 48 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 89 percent. Piedmont Hills High School is 1 of 18 high schools in the East Side Union High.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares with others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded Silver
National Rank
#1026
State Rank
#219
Magnet Rank
#164

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 2,208
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 89%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) N/A
Full-Time Teachers 85

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level coursework (AP®/IB exams).

Academic Performance Index Evaluation Achieves CA goal
College Readiness Index 34.5

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Large City
Charter School No
Magnet School Yes
Receives Title I Funding Yes

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 18
Total Students 25,152
Academic Performance Index Evaluation Does not achieve CA goal
College Readiness (district average) 38.0

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Nearby Schools

Piedmont Hills High School is 1 of 18 schools in the East Side Union High.

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