Merryhill Elementary School

750 N Capitol Ave
San Jose, CA 95133-0951
     Tel: (408)254-1280
        
   
Grades: K - 5 | 216 students
Our K-8 elementary school curriculum is built on sound research, proven principles, and local communities of learning that foster academic excellence.
We help your child to establish a rich educational foundation for ongoing learning and achievement.
Small class sizes allow one-on-one interaction between your child and our teachers who are specially trained to be attentive to his or her unique learning style.
They are able to adapt each day's lesson to ensure that your child understands new concepts and is proficient in new skills.

School Overview

Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 5
Year Founded 1949

Student Body

Total Students 216 students
Student Body Type Co-ed

Academics and Faculty

% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 90%

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Tuition discounts through corporate partnerships with Cisco, Intel, HP, Yahoo!, Microsoft, Genentech, AMD, Oracle.
Acceptance Rate 100%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Karen Cooper
Admissions Associate Yesenia Camacho

Sports

Total Sports Offered 3 sports
Sports Basketball, Football, VolleyballBasketballFootball,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 7 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Art, Chess, Chorus, Competitive Sports, Karate, Orchestra, Robotics Art, Chess, Chorus, Karate, Orchestra, Robotics, Competitive Sports,

School Notes:

  • Educational Field Trips
  • Promethean Board and Computer Lab for Kindergarten and up
  • Specialists teach Computer, Art, PE, Spanish, Music
  • Core teachers stay for "Homework Club" after school.
  • Daycare provided during Academic Break periods such as winter and spring break

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is White Road Baptist Academy (2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St Victor Elementary School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Montessori Academy (1.9 miles away)
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  • San JoseSt Victor Elementary School
      (Roman Catholic)
    3150 Sierra Rd
    San JoseCA 95132
    (408)251-1740
      (Roman Catholic)
    1.3 mi | 296 students | Gr. KG-8                      
  • San JoseSt John Vianney Elementary School
      (Roman Catholic)
    4601 Hyland Ave
    San JoseCA 95127
    (408)258-7677
      (Roman Catholic)
    1.5 mi | 516 students | Gr. KG-8                      
  • San JoseMontessori Academy
    Montessori School
    495 Massar Ave
    San JoseCA 95116
    (408)259-5736
    Montessori School
    1.9 mi | 35 students | Gr. PK-KG                      
  • San JosePiedmont Hills Montessori Academy
    Montessori School
    1425 Old Piedmont Rd
    San JoseCA 95132
    (408)923-5151
    Montessori School
    1.9 mi | 15 students | Gr. PK-KG                      
  • San JoseWhite Road Baptist Academy
      (Baptist)
    480 S White Rd
    San JoseCA 95127
    (408)272-7713
      (Baptist)
    2 mi | 30 students | Gr. 1-12                      

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The average private school tuition in San Jose, CA is $9,298 for elementary schools and $12,743 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in San Jose, CA is 78% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).