John Murdy Elementary



John Murdy Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

John Murdy Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 49
1 75
2 67
3 61
4 67
5 56
6 56
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

John Murdy Elementary is a public elementary school located in Garden Grove, CA in the Garden Grove Unf School District. It enrolls 431 students in grades 1st through 12th. John Murdy Elementary is the 4,081st largest public school in California and the 28,402nd largest nationally. It has 26.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 431
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 26.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 16
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 28,402nd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in California: 4,081st out of 6,171
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 4,559th out of 6,159
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 4,546th out of 6,159

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John Murdy Elementary Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 224
(52%)
12,834
(51%)
 Female 207
(48%)
12,140
(49%)

John Murdy Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Asian 352
(82%)
8,385
(34%)
 Hispanic 53
(12%)
13,785
(55%)
 White 15
(3%)
2,179
(9%)
 Two or More 7
(2%)
209
(1%)
 Black 2
(0%)
205
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
178
(1%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
33
(0%)

John Murdy Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 264
(61%)
15,688
(63%)
 Not Eligible 137
(32%)
7,441
(30%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 30
(7%)
1,845
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,072 ranked schools in California, John Murdy Elementary is ranked 2,885th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of John Murdy Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (68.2%) is slightly higher than the state average of 58.5%. 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.

John Murdy Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 470
2006 452
2007 427
2008 413
2009 415
2010 424
2011 464
2012 431

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 21
2006 21.1
2007 19.4
2008 21.7
2009 21.8
2010 N/A
2011 25.8
2012 26.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.68085106382979
2006 0.67256637168142
2007 0.71896955503513
2008 0.71186440677966
2009 0.73975903614458
2010 0.71933962264151
2011
2012 0.68213457076566

Compare John Murdy Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,096.4% 21.0:1
 
2,690.0% 26.9:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 58.5%
 
This School 68.2%
 

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Public KG - 06 431 26.9:1  
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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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