Murdock-Portal Elementary

Overview

Student Enrollment
575
Best Elementary School in California
#5
 Rating 10 out of 10
Grades Kindergarten to 5th grade
School District Cupertino Union
Type Public
 Phone (408)973-8191
 Location 1188 Wunderlich Dr.
San Jose, CA 95129
Charter School No

Murdock-Portal Elementary has an academic rating significantly above the average for California elementary schools based on its high test performance. It is ranked 5th in the best public elementary schools in California.

Data Citation: Unless otherwise noted, all information on this page is retrieved or calculated from data reported to the the U.S. Department of Education National Center for Education Statistics Common Core of Data and Civil Rights Data Collection for the 2014/2015 school year.

Racial Demographics

The Murdock-Portal Elementary student body is almost exclusively Asian Pacific with a small Multiracial population and has extremely low racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White2.3%13
Black0.2%1
Hispanic0.3%2
Asian Pacific94.8%545
Native American Indian0%0
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0%0
Two or more races2.4%14

Family Income

vs. other California elementary schools
Upper 1.5%

1.6% percent of the school's students are eligible for free lunch under the National School Lunch Program compared to the California elementary school median of 57.8%. By this measure, Murdock-Portal Elementary students are largely wealthy and rank 84th in California for elementary school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
Kindergarten96
1st Grade96
2nd Grade96
3rd Grade96
4th Grade96
5th Grade95
Total575

Completions

State Standardized Test Performance

Proficient Students
92%
Rank in California
5th
Rating
10 out of 10

Students at Murdock-Portal Elementary scored an average 92% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the California Department of Education. Performance is significantly above the state elementary school median of 34% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the top 1.1% of California elementary schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls90% to 94%*90% to 94%*
Boys90% to 94%*90% to 94%*

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indian--
Asian & Pacific Islander90% to 94%*90% to 94%*
Black--
Hispanic--
Multiracialsuppressed*suppressed*
White50% or more*50% or more*
With Disabilites50% or more*50% or more*
Limited Englishsuppressed*suppressed*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate2%9%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate1%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate3%

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%

Out-of-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students0.3%2
Boys0.7%2
Girls0%0

Location

Murdock-Portal Elementary
1188 Wunderlich Dr.
San Jose, CA
95129
(408)973-8191

10 out of 10 1

District

Cupertino Union
Cupertino, CA