John Muir Elementary School

912 S. Chevy Chase Dr.
Glendale, CA 91205
(School attendance zone shown in map)
John Muir Elementary School serves 700 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45% (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 51% (which is equal to the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 700 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 23:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 45%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 45%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 51%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

School Overview

John Muir Elementary School's student population of 700 students has declined by 19% over five school years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-6
Total Students
700 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
30 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of John Muir Elementary School is 0.58, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
45%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
51%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
23:1
21:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
10%
12%
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Hispanic
33%
56%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
55%
21%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.58
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Eligible for Free Lunch
60%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
7%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What schools are John Muir Elementary School often compared to?
John Muir Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Thomas Edison Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
45% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% CA state average), while 51% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CA state average).
How many students attend John Muir Elementary School?
700 students attend John Muir Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
55% of John Muir Elementary School students are White, 33% of students are Hispanic, 10% of students are Asian, 1% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of John Muir Elementary School?
John Muir Elementary School has a student ration of 23:1, which is higher than the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does John Muir Elementary School offer ?
John Muir Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-6
What school district is John Muir Elementary School part of?
John Muir Elementary School is part of Glendale Unified School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 700 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 23:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 45%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 45%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 51%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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