6560 Hanover Dr.
San Jose, CA 95129
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 5%
John Muir Elementary School serves 248 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
John Muir Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 85-89% (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 80-84% (which is higher than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the California state level of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the California state average of 78% (majority Hispanic and Asian).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 248 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 25:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 92%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5% in CA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 85-89% (Top 1%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 80-84% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

John Muir Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

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School Overview

John Muir Elementary School's student population of 248 students has declined by 36% over five school years.
The teacher population of 10 teachers has declined by 37% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
248 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
10 teachers
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School Rankings

John Muir Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% 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 John Muir Elementary School is 0.41, 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 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#208 out of 9659 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
85-89%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
80-84%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
25:1
22:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
76%
12%
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Hispanic
5%
56%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
8%
22%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
9%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
4%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (19-20)
1%
7%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 248 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 25:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 92%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 85-89% (Top 1%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 80-84% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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