John Murdy Elementary School

Tel: (714)663-6405
  • John Murdy Elementary School serves 424 students in grades K-6.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 is higher than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Asian), which is more than the state average of 76%.
  • John Murdy Elementary School operates within the Garden Grove Unified School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 424 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 16 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School TypeCharter School
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2009)
Grades OfferedGrades K-6
Total Students424 students
Gender %John Murdy Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
Students by GradeJohn Murdy Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.37 is less than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School(CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio27:124:1
Asian
78%
11%
Hispanic
13%
54%
White
2%
24%
Two or more races
7%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsJohn Murdy Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.370.41
Eligible for Free Lunch
54%
50%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
9%

District Comparison

  • Garden Grove Unified School District's student population of 45,220 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $8,865 in this district is less than the state average of $10,991. The district revenue/student has declined by 17% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,493 is less than the state average of $11,482. The district spending/student has declined by 18% over four years.
School District NameGarden Grove Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
65
4
Number of Students Managed45,2201,564
Garden Grove Unified School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
District Total Revenue$422 MM$17 MM
Garden Grove Unified School District District Total Revenue (1992-2016)
District Spending$452 MM$18 MM
Garden Grove Unified School District District Spending (1992-2016)
District Revenue / Student$8,865$10,991
Garden Grove Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1997-2016)
District Spending / Student$9,493$11,482
Garden Grove Unified School District District Spending / Student (1997-2016)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2016 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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Did You Know?
California public schools have a diversity score of 0.41, which is higher than the national average of 0.32. The most diverse school district in California is Natomas Unified School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in California or national school diversity statistics.