Muir K-8

  • Muir K-8 serves 1,101 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 46% (which is higher than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 55% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 76%.

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School Overview

  • Muir K-8's student population of 1,101 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 44 teachers has grown by 15% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students1,101 students
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Total Classroom Teachers44 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank#2546 out of 9,595 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
38%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio25:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
17%
11%
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Hispanic
63%
54%
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Black
13%
6%
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White
1%
24%
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Hawaiian
3%
n/a
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Muir K-8.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.560.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
64%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
17%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLong Beach Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Long Beach Stephens Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 846 students
    0.4 miles
    1830 W. Columbia St.
    Long Beach, CA 90810
    (562)595-0841
    0.4 6-8 846
  • Long Beach Webster Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 591 students
    0.4 miles
    1755 W. 32nd Way
    Long Beach, CA 90810
    (562)595-6568
    0.4 K-5 591
  • Long Beach Birney Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 667 students
    0.6 miles
    710 W. Spring St.
    Long Beach, CA 90806
    (562)427-8512
    0.6 K-5 667
  • Long Beach Garfield Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 748 students
    1.0 miles
    2240 Baltic Ave.
    Long Beach, CA 90810
    (562)424-8167
    1.0 K-5 748
  • Long Beach Hudson K-8
    Grades: K-8 | 728 students
    1.0 miles
    2335 Webster Ave.
    Long Beach, CA 90810
    (562)426-0470
    1.0 K-8 728

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