Local Schools

Dilworth Elementary School

1101 Strayer Drive
San Jose,CA 95129
(408) 253-2850
School website: http://www.cupertino.k12.ca.us/Dilworth.www/


Murdock-Portal Elementary School

1188 Wunderlich Drive
San Jose, CA 95129
(408) 973-8191
School website: http://www.cupertino.k12.ca.us/Portal.www/

Admittance to Murdock Portal Elementary School

A question regarding priority admittance to Murdock Portal Elementary School for those who live close to Murdock Portal came up at the 10/26/05 General Meeting. Jeremy Nishihara, Communication Manager with the Office of the Superintendent of the Cupertino Union School District did some research and sent this response:

From: "Nishihara Jeremy"

The state of California mandated open enrollment in all school districts in California in 1994. The mandate states that if there are more applicants than space available, the selection process must be totally random and unbiased. The state defines random and unbiased as a lottery system.

The following year, there was follow-up legislation passed that allows the district to grant sibling priority in order to keep families together.

Therefore, it would be against the law for the district to give extra consideration to those families who live in close proximity to an alternative program school site.

Volunteer Opportunities at Murdock Portal

Contact Principal Julie Ales if you are interested in becoming involved in the Murdock Portal School. They have several volunteer opportunities.

Thanks for your interest in Murdock-Portal School!


Joaquin Miller Middle School

6151 Rainbow Drive
San Jose, CA 95129
School website: http://www.myschoolonline.com/site/0,1876,1646-100009-1-49656,00.html


Lynbrook High School

1280 Johnson Avenue
San Jose, CA 95129
School website: http://www.lhs.fuhsd.org/school_info/