Murrell Taylor Elementary School



Murrell Taylor Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Murrell Taylor Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 89
1 86
2 83
3 62
4 66
5 66
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Murrell Taylor Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Jacksonville, AR in the Pulaski County. Spec. School District. It enrolls 452 students in grades 1st through 12th. Murrell Taylor Elementary School is the 229th largest public school in Arkansas and the 26,251st largest nationally. It has 15.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 452
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 28.64
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 26,251st out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Arkansas: 229th out of 555
Student/Teacher Rank in Arkansas: 320th out of 555
Full Time Teacher Rank in Arkansas: 237th out of 555

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Murrell Taylor Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 250
(55%)
6,840
(51%)
 Female 202
(45%)
6,476
(49%)

Murrell Taylor Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 279
(62%)
5,434
(41%)
 White 130
(29%)
6,212
(47%)
 Hispanic 24
(5%)
934
(7%)
 Two or More 15
(3%)
362
(3%)
 Asian 3
(1%)
289
(2%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
71
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
14
(0%)

Murrell Taylor Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 346
(77%)
6,829
(51%)
 Not Eligible 67
(15%)
5,162
(39%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 39
(9%)
1,325
(10%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 555 ranked schools in Arkansas, Murrell Taylor Elementary School is ranked 115th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Murrell Taylor Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (85.2%) is significantly higher than the state average of 65.0%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Murrell Taylor Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 378
2006 430
2007 434
2008 407
2009 381
2010 384
2011 453
2012 452

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.4
2006 15.9
2007 12.8
2008 12.3
2009 13.8
2010 14.5
2011 16.7
2012 15.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.73015873015873
2006 0.75813953488372
2007 0.8294930875576
2008 0.85257985257985
2009 0.81364829396325
2010 0.8125
2011 0.80794701986755
2012 0.85176991150442

Compare Murrell Taylor Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,441.1% 14.4:1
 
1,580.0% 15.8:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 65.0%
 
This School 85.2%
 

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Public KG - 05 452 15.8:1  
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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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