Union School District, San Jose

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The Union School District operates six elementary schools (K-5) and two middle schools (6-8) in the greater San Jose, California, USA area. The district serves 4400 students. Confusingly, the district is not a union school district under California law; rather, it was named in honor of the Union Army when founded in 1863, during the American Civil War.

School Facts
School Name Students FTE Teachers Pupil/Teacher Ratio
Alta Vista Elementary School* 454 19 19.4
Athenour Elementary School --- -- ---
Carlton Elementary School 401 19 18.5
Dartmouth Middle School 780 41.6 21.1
Guadalupe Elementary School 452 15 22.6
Lietz Elementary School 473 20 18.7
Lone Hill Elementary School --- ---
Noddin Elementary School 624 25 20.9
Oster Elementary School 459 13 22.2
Union Middle School 803 35.8 22.2

Note: Based on 2002-2003 school year data
*Alta Vista Elementary is in Los Gatos; all the rest are in San Jose.

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For budgetary reasons, the District closed Athenour and Lone Hill schools in 2004, after a local property tax initiative failed to pass.