John Muir Middle School

Serves grades 6 - 8

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year [note on school closures TBD].
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
1260 Branham Ln.
San Jose, CA 95118
Phone
(408) 535-6281
District
SAN JOSE UNIFIED
County
SANTA CLARA COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
1037

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to California

6

(10 is best)

Better than 57.9% of CA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

5

(10 is best)

John Muir Middle School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 6

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
44%
44%
53%
49%
35%
38%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 7

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
45%
44%
52%
51%
37%
37%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 8

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
48%
42%
58%
49%
38%
36%
48%
42%
58%
49%
38%
36%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

17.5 15 12.5 10 7.5 5 2.5 0
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No Data
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    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 6 311 30.0%
Grade 7 334 32.2%
Grade 8 392 37.8%
Total 1037 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 21.8% 25.5% 24.0%
Black 5.2% 2.7% 5.5%
Hispanic 59.6% 54.2% 57.0%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 12.8% 17.1% 12.5%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.7% 0.5% 1.0%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 46.6% 40.6% 59.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 37.1% 34.0% 51.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 9.5% 6.6% 7.4%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 270,233 39,512,223
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 5,724.6 250
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.9% 6.2%
5-19 YEARS OLD 17.9% 19.4%
20-44 YEARS OLD 37.7% 35.4%
45-64 YEARS OLD 25.7% 25.0%
65 OR OLDER 12.8% 14.0%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 94,483 13,044,266
Single Parent Households With Children 7.9% 10.7%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 87.3% 83.3%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 48.5% 33.9%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 37.2% 21.1%
$100,000 - $149,999 16.3% 16.6%
$75,000 - $99,999 10.0% 12.4%
$50,000 - $74,999 12.4% 15.5%
$30,000 - $49,999 9.9% 14.3%
$15,000 - $29,999 7.8% 11.2%
$15,000 or less 6.4% 8.9%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,752 $213,778,000 47.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $765 $24,233,000 5.3%
Staff $879 $27,829,000 6.1%
General Administration $72 $2,264,000 0.5%
School Administration $923 $29,232,000 6.4%
Operation $1,091 $34,553,000 7.6%
Transportation $252 $7,991,000 1.8%
Other $513 $16,243,000 3.6%
Total Support $4,496 $142,345,000 31.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,118 $98,728,000 21.7%
Total Expenditures $14,367 $454,851,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,397 $45,595,285,000 48.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $770 $4,748,066,000 5.1%
Staff $749 $4,614,248,000 4.9%
General Administration $125 $769,590,000 0.8%
School Administration $816 $5,028,140,000 5.4%
Operation $1,171 $7,220,628,000 7.7%
Transportation $278 $1,714,208,000 1.8%
Other $653 $4,027,094,000 4.3%
Total Support $4,562 $28,121,974,000 30.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,165 $19,510,107,000 20.9%
Total Expenditures $15,124 $93,227,366,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,069 $358,201,987,000 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $716 $36,303,849,544 5.1%
Staff $569 $28,839,133,000 4.1%
General Administration $233 $11,807,269,000 1.7%
School Administration $680 $34,450,660,000 4.8%
Operation $1,094 $55,418,509,000 7.8%
Transportation $494 $25,019,268,456 3.5%
Other $430 $21,796,799,000 3.1%
Total Support $4,216 $213,635,488,000 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,767 $140,198,177,000 19.7%
Total Expenditures $14,052 $712,035,652,000 100.0%