Knowing the quality of the schools isa very important part in your home purchasing plan. The link below connects to the Santa Clara County Academic Performance Index Scores (API). You must know which school district your home will be and look it up.

http://api.cde.ca.gov/AcntRpt2010/2010GrthAPICo.aspx?cYear=2009-10&cSelect=43,SANTA,CLARA