Joaquin Miller Middle

Overview

Student Enrollment
1,328
Best Middle School in California
#3
 Rating 10 out of 10
Grades 6th grade to 9th grade
School District Cupertino Union
Type Public
 Phone (408)252-3755
 Location 6151 Rainbow Dr.
San Jose, CA 95129
Charter School No

Joaquin Miller Middle has an academic rating significantly above the average for California middle schools based on its high test performance. It is ranked 3rd in the best public middle schools in California.

Racial Demographics

The Joaquin Miller Middle student body is mostly Asian Pacific with a small White population and has very low racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White8.1%108
Black0.5%7
Hispanic1.4%19
Asian Pacific88.9%1,180
Native American Indian0.2%3
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0.2%2
Two or more races0.7%9

Family Income

vs. other California middle schools
Upper 1%

1.7% percent of the school's students are eligible for free lunch under the National School Lunch Program compared to the California middle school median of 55.5%. By this measure, Joaquin Miller Middle students are largely wealthy and rank 13th in California for middle school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
6th Grade456
7th Grade438
8th Grade434
Total1,328

Completions

State Standardized Test Performance

Proficient Students
91%
Rank in California
3rd
Rating
10 out of 10

Students at Joaquin Miller Middle scored an average 91% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the California Department of Education. Performance is significantly above the state middle school median of 33% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the top 1.1% of California middle schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls91%94%
Boys90%89%

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indiansuppressed*suppressed*
Asian & Pacific Islander94%94%
Blackless than 50%*less than 50%*
Hispanicless than 50%*50% or more*
Multiracial50% or more*50% or more*
White65% to 69%*75% to 79%*
With Disabilites40% to 44%*40% to 44%*
Limited English50% to 59%*30% to 39%*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate2%10%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate2%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate2%

Police Referral Rate

Group Percent Referrals
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
California Median0%

Police Arrest Rate

Group Percent Arrests
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0

Expulsion Rate

Group Percent Expulsions
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
California Median0%

In-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
California Median0.8%

Out-of-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students0.2%2
Boys0.3%2
Girls0%0

Location

Joaquin Miller Middle
6151 Rainbow Dr.
San Jose, CA
95129
(408)252-3755

10 out of 10 1

District

Cupertino Union
Cupertino, CA