Kenneth Murphy School



Kenneth Murphy School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Kenneth Murphy School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 80
1 67
2 81
3 72
4 80
5 92
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Kenneth Murphy School is a public elementary school located in Beach Park, IL in the Beach Park Ccsd 3 School District. It enrolls 472 students in grades 1st through 12th. Kenneth Murphy School is the 846th largest public school in Illinois and the 24,202nd largest nationally. It has 13.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 472
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 34.76
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 24,202nd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 846th out of 2,576
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,023rd out of 2,345
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 717th out of 2,345

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Kenneth Murphy School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 238
(50%)
1,167
(49%)
 Male 234
(50%)
1,211
(51%)

Kenneth Murphy School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 163
(35%)
912
(38%)
 White 136
(29%)
688
(29%)
 Black 127
(27%)
557
(23%)
 Two or More 23
(5%)
100
(4%)
 Asian 22
(5%)
101
(4%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
20
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Kenneth Murphy School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 274
(58%)
1,167
(49%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 173
(37%)
1,032
(43%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 25
(5%)
179
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,547 ranked schools in Illinois, Kenneth Murphy School is ranked 1,163rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Kenneth Murphy School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (41.9%) is slightly lower than the state average of 54.0%. 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.

Kenneth Murphy School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 408
2006 452
2007 448
2008 490
2009 453
2010 486
2011 475
2012 472

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.7
2006 19.7
2007 16.6
2008 15.1
2009 14.6
2010 15.7
2011 15.8
2012 13.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.42401960784314
2006 0.24778761061947
2007 0.34598214285714
2008 0.3469387755102
2009 0.4083885209713
2010 0.42181069958848
2011 0.45052631578947
2012 0.41949152542373

Compare Kenneth Murphy School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,306.6% 13.1:1
 
1,360.0% 13.6:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 41.9%
 
State Average 54.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

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Public PK - 05 472 13.6:1  
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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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