Downtown College Prep Alviso is located in Alviso, CA and is one of 6 middle schools in Santa Clara Unified School District. It is a charter school that serves 106 students in grades 6-8.
Charter schools are public schools, but differ from traditional public schools in that they are independent and are operated by educators, parents, community leaders, educational entrepreneurs, or others. Funding for charter schools is based on designated local or state educational organizations. Those organizations are responsible for monitoring and assessing the quality and effectiveness of education, but permit the schools to operate outside of the traditional public school education system. See Downtown College Prep Alviso's test results to learn more about school performance.
In 2010, Downtown College Prep Alviso had 26 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The California average is 24 students per full-time equivalent teacher.