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

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
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Karen Cooper
Admissions Associate Yesenia Camacho


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


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 Private Schools:

The nearest high school is White Road Baptist Academy (2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Emmanuel Christian School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Emmanuel Christian School (0.7 miles away)
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  • San Jose
    Grades: PK-2 | 47 students
    0.7 miles
    467 North White Road
    San Jose, CA 95127
  • San Jose
    Grades: KG-8 | 296 students
    1.3 miles
    3150 Sierra Rd
    San Jose, CA 95132
  • San Jose
    St. Victor School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 235 students
    1.3 miles
    3150 Sierra Road
    San Jose, CA 95132
  • San Jose
    Grades: KG-8 | 516 students
    1.5 miles
    4601 Hyland Ave
    San Jose, CA 95127
  • San Jose
    Montessori Academy
    Montessori School
    Grades: PK-KG | 35 students
    1.9 miles
    495 Massar Ave
    San Jose, CA 95116

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The average private school tuition in San Jose, CA is $10,110 for elementary schools and $13,613 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).