Murdock Elementary School



Murdock Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Murdock Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 4
K 136
1 124
2 143
3 124
4 143
5 143
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Murdock Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Marietta, GA in the Cobb County School District. It enrolls 817 students in grades 1st through 12th. Murdock Elementary School is the 237th largest public school in Georgia and the 3,698th largest nationally. It has 15.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 817
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 52.1
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 3,698th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Georgia: 237th out of 1,344
Student/Teacher Rank in Georgia: 779th out of 1,342
Full Time Teacher Rank in Georgia: 229th out of 1,342

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Murdock Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 416
(51%)
38,547
(51%)
 Female 401
(49%)
36,827
(49%)

Murdock Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 599
(73%)
31,121
(41%)
 Asian 93
(11%)
3,675
(5%)
 Black 54
(7%)
23,047
(31%)
 Hispanic 42
(5%)
14,655
(19%)
 Two or More 27
(3%)
2,691
(4%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
139
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
46
(0%)

Murdock Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 720
(88%)
39,399
(52%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 75
(9%)
31,621
(42%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 22
(3%)
4,354
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,340 ranked schools in Georgia, Murdock Elementary School is ranked 1,255th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Murdock Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (11.9%) is significantly lower than the state average of 62.6%. This may indicate that the area has a lower 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.

Murdock Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 782
2006 777
2007 783
2008 818
2009 847
2010 812
2011 818
2012 817

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.5
2006 12.8
2007 12.4
2008 12.7
2009 12.6
2010 13
2011 14.5
2012 15.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.10358056265985
2006 0.088803088803089
2007 0.066411238825032
2008 0.081907090464548
2009 0.094451003541913
2010 0.10344827586207
2011 0.10146699266504
2012 0.1187270501836

Compare Murdock Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,448.8% 14.5:1
 
1,570.0% 15.7:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 11.9%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 62.6%
 

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Public PK - 05 817 15.7:1  
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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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