4431 Mt. Herbert Ave.
San Diego, CA 92117
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
John Muir serves 235 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
John Muir placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (which is lower than the California state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35-39% (which is lower than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 68% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

John Muir's student population of 235 students has declined by 18% over five school years.
The teacher population of 11 teachers has declined by 26% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-12
Total Students
235 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
11 teachers
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School Rankings

John Muir is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 is 0.63, 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
This School
State Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#5923 out of 9659 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
21:1
23:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
3%
12%
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Hispanic
52%
54%
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Black
5%
5%
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White
32%
23%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
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Two or more races
7%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.63
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Graduation Rate
(17-18)
≥50%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
46%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in John Muir 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%
7%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-12
  • Students: 235 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 68%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥50%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in CA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30-34% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 35-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.63 (Top 30%)

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