Merryhill Elementary School

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.

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School Overview

Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-5
Year Founded1949
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students126 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
81%
State avg.: 45%
Students by Grade Merryhill Elementary School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio11:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
90%

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Tuition NotesTuition discounts through corporate partnerships with Cisco, Intel, HP, Yahoo!, Microsoft, Genentech, AMD, Oracle.
Acceptance Rate
100%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorKaren Cooper
Admissions AssociateYesenia Camacho

Sports

Total Sports Offered3 sports
SportsBasketball, Football, VolleyballBasketballFootball,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

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

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
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  • San Jose
    Grades: K-8 | 137 students
    4.5 miles
    2715 S White Rd
    San Jose, CA 95148
    (408) 270-2525
    4.5 K-8
    137
  • San Jose
    Grades: PK-2 | 47 students
    0.7 miles
    467 North White Road
    San Jose, CA 95127
    (408) 272-9310
    0.7 PK-2
    47
  • San Jose
    Grades: K-8 | 193 students
    3.6 miles
    1940 Cunningham Ave
    San Jose, CA 95122
    (408) 729-3431
    3.6 K-8
    193
  • Santa Clara
    Grades: PK-K | 128 students
    6.2 miles
    400 N Winchester Blvd
    Santa Clara, CA 95050
    (408) 244-2121
    6.2 PK-K
    128

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