PROFICIENCY 55% 44% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
43%Garden Grove Unified
42%Garden Grove
38%California

John Murdy Elementary is a school servicing grades KG to 6 and is located in the district of "Garden Grove Unified" in Garden Grove, CA. There are a total of 445 students and 16 teachers at John Murdy Elementary, for a student to teacher ratio of 29 to 1. There are a total of 262 free lunch students and 79 reduced lunch students.

John Murdy Elementary has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 55.0%, which is 44% higher than the California average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students445
Teachers15.5
Student/Teacher ratio29:1
Free lunch262
Reduced lunch79

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At John Murdy Elementary, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All53%
360-64%
440-44%
550-54%
655-59%
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All57%
345-49%
450-54%
555-59%
670-74%
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

John Murdy Elementary race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictCaliforniaNational
White 3.0% 9.7% 24.1% 51.1%
Black 0.5% 0.7% 6.2% 15.9%
Asian 62.4% 28.9% 11.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 14.1% 53.4% 54.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.0% 0.2% 0.7% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.5% 0.7% 0.8% 0.4%
Multiracial 19.6% 6.3% 3.1% 3.1%

Garden Grove demographics profile

StatisticGarden GroveCaliforniaNational
Population174,67639,512,223328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)9,72725691
Median age37.436.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)54%52%55%
Speak English33%56%79%
Speak Spanish29%29%13%

Education level achieved in Garden Grove

IndexGarden GroveCaliforniaNational
Completed 8th grade73.6%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school71.9%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college49.8%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree26.9%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors19.8%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters4.8%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.3%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.4%1.6%1.3%
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Source: The John Murdy Elementary data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.