Murdock-portal Elementary School

Rank
10/
10
Top 1%
Murdock-portal Elementary School serves 576 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Murdock-portal Elementary School placed in the top 1% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 94% (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 92% (which is higher than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic and Asian).

Top Placements

Murdock-portal Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

Murdock-portal Elementary School's student population of 576 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students576 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Murdock-portal Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Murdock-portal Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Murdock-portal Elementary School is ranked within the top 1% 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 Murdock-portal Elementary School is 0.11, 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
#22 out of 9602 schools
(Top 1%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
94%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Murdock-portal Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
92%
50%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Murdock-portal Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio27:123:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Murdock-portal Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Murdock-portal Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Asian
94%
12%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Murdock-portal Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
n/a
54%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Murdock-portal Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Black
n/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Murdock-portal Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in California by year, with the latest 1997-98 school year data.
White
1%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Murdock-portal Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score
0.110.64
This chart display the diversity score of Murdock-portal Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
3%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Murdock-portal Elementary School 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 (13-14)
1%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Murdock-portal Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
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

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Murdock-portal Elementary School is Lynbrook High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Easterbrook Discovery (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Nelson S. Dilworth Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • San Jose Lynbrook High School Math: 89% | Reading: 92%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,848 student
    0.4 miles
    1280 Johnson Ave.
    San Jose, CA 95129
    (408) 366-7700
    0.4 9-12 1,848
  • San Jose Nelson S. Dilworth Elementary School Math: 93% | Reading: 90%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Grades: K-5 | 414 students
    0.4 miles
    1101 Strayer Dr.
    San Jose, CA 95129
    (408) 253-2850
    0.4 K-5 414
  • San Jose Country Lane Elementary School Math: 82% | Reading: 82%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-5 | 623 students
    0.6 miles
    5140 Country Ln.
    San Jose, CA 95129
    (408) 874-3400
    0.6 K-5 623
  • San Jose Easterbrook Discovery Math: 71% | Reading: 76%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: K-8 | 959 students
    0.7 miles
    4835 Doyle Rd.
    San Jose, CA 95129
    (408) 874-3500
    0.7 K-8 959
  • San Jose Joaquin Miller Middle School Math: 92% | Reading: 91%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,251 student
    0.7 miles
    6151 Rainbow Dr.
    San Jose, CA 95129
    (408) 252-3755
    0.7 6-8 1,251

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