John Muir Elementary School

  • John Muir Elementary School serves 358 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 85-89% (which is higher than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 80-84% (which is higher than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 88% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic and Asian).

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • John Muir Elementary School's student population of 358 students has declined by 19% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 15 teachers has declined by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students358 students
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Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
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School Comparison

  • John Muir Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of John Muir Elementary School is 0.39, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank#211 out of 9602 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)85-89%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)80-84%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio24:123:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
77%
12%
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Hispanic
6%
54%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
12%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score0.390.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
6%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCupertino Union School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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