Murray Elementary School



Murray Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Murray Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 16
K 34
1 23
2 26
3 23
4 26
5 19
6 26
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Murray Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Murray, IA in the Murray Community School District. It enrolls 193 students in grades 1st through 12th. Murray Elementary School is the 565th largest public school in Iowa and the 48,462nd largest nationally. It has 13.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 193
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 14.54
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 48,462nd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Iowa: 565th out of 723
Student/Teacher Rank in Iowa: 222nd out of 723
Full Time Teacher Rank in Iowa: 552nd out of 723

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Murray Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 100
(52%)
100
(52%)
 Male 93
(48%)
93
(48%)

Murray Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 183
(95%)
183
(95%)
 Hispanic 6
(3%)
6
(3%)
 Two or More 3
(2%)
3
(2%)
 Black 1
(1%)
1
(1%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Murray Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 85
(44%)
85
(44%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 84
(44%)
84
(44%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 24
(12%)
24
(12%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 715 ranked schools in Iowa, Murray Elementary School is ranked 367th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Murray Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (56.0%) is higher than the state average of 43.8%. 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.

Murray Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 188
2006 180
2007 171
2008 183
2009 193
2010 188
2011 203
2012 193

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15
2006 14.4
2007 12.7
2008 14.4
2009 13.8
2010 15
2011 14.8
2012 13.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.5
2006 0.47777777777778
2007 0.53216374269006
2008 0.55737704918033
2009 0.58031088082902
2010 0.59574468085106
2011 0.58128078817734
2012 0.55958549222798

Compare Murray Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,330.0% 13.3:1
 
1,403.5% 14.0:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 43.8%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 56.0%
 

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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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