PROFICIENCY 93% 143% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
83%Cupertino Union
86%San Jose

Murdock-portal Elementary is a school servicing grades KG to 5 and is located in the district of "Cupertino Union" in San Jose, CA. There are a total of 575 students and 22 teachers at Murdock-portal Elementary, for a student to teacher ratio of 26 to 1. There are a total of 9 free lunch students and 3 reduced lunch students.

Murdock-portal Elementary has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 92.5%, which is 143% higher than the California average.


Student/Teacher ratio26:1
Free lunch9
Reduced lunch3


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 Murdock-portal 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

3>= 95%
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

5>= 95%
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.

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Murdock-portal Elementary race/ethnicity breakdown

Caucasian 2.8% 17.4% 24.1% 51.1%
African American 0.3% 0.8% 6.2% 15.9%
Asian 94.8% 73.0% 11.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 0.3% 5.4% 54.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.0% 0.2% 0.7% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.2% 0.8% 0.4%
Multiracial 1.7% 2.9% 3.1% 3.1%

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John Muir Elementary84%1.2San Jose, CA
Cupertino High84%1.2Cupertino, CA

San Jose demographics profile

StatisticSan JoseCaliforniaNational
Population density (sq mi)4,66823291
Median age45.736.037.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)75%52%55%
Speak English71%56%79%
Speak Spanish3%29%13%

Education level achieved in San Jose

IndexSan JoseCaliforniaNational
Completed 8th grade98.3%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school98.3%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college94.2%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree86.0%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors80.9%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters47.6%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree17.6%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate8.5%1.6%1.3%
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