6151 Rainbow Dr.
San Jose, CA 95129
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 1%
Joaquin Miller Middle School serves 1,251 students in grades 6-8.
Joaquin Miller Middle School placed in the top 1% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 93% (which is higher than the California state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 93% (which is higher than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is equal to the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic and Asian).

Top Rankings

Joaquin Miller Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

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School Overview

Joaquin Miller Middle School's student population of 1,251 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 54 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
1,251 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
54 teachers
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School Rankings

Joaquin Miller Middle School is ranked within the top 1% of all 9,659 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Joaquin Miller Middle School is 0.24, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
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State Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#17 out of 9659 schools
(Top 1%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
93%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Joaquin Miller Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in California by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
93%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Joaquin Miller Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of California by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
23:1
23:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Joaquin Miller Middle School and the public school average student teacher ratio of California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
87%
12%
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Hispanic
2%
54%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Joaquin Miller Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
1%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Joaquin Miller Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in California by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
White
8%
23%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Joaquin Miller Middle School and the percentage of White public school students in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score
0.24
This chart display the diversity score of Joaquin Miller Middle School and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
5%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Joaquin Miller Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
1%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Joaquin Miller Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

School Reviews

5  
Excellent school. They offer accelerated math courses, various language arts clubs, and an excellent science curriculum. The students are relatively nice based on my experience. The teachers are generally very understanding too.
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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 1,251 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 23:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 92%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 1% in CA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 93% (Top 1%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 93% (Top 1%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.24 (Btm 50%)

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