Webb a Murray Elementary



Webb a Murray Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Webb a Murray Elementary Students by Grade
PK 54
K 41
1 64
2 64
3 51
4 54
5 57
6 57
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Webb a Murray Elementary is a public elementary school located in Hickory, NC in the Catawba County School District. It enrolls 442 students in grades 1st through 12th. Webb a Murray Elementary is the 927th largest public school in North Carolina and the 27,669th largest nationally. It has 13.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 442
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 32

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Webb a Murray Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 229
(52%)
4,407
(49%)
 Male 213
(48%)
4,605
(51%)

Webb a Murray Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 199
(45%)
6,001
(67%)
 Hispanic 177
(40%)
1,496
(17%)
 Black 35
(8%)
513
(6%)
 Asian 21
(5%)
610
(7%)
 Two or More 10
(2%)
380
(4%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
5
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
7
(0%)

Webb a Murray Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 302
(68%)
4,234
(47%)
 Not Eligible 84
(19%)
4,001
(44%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 56
(13%)
777
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,517 ranked schools in North Carolina, Webb a Murray Elementary is ranked 543rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Webb a Murray Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (81.0%) is higher than the state average of 61.1%. 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.

Webb a Murray Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 492
2006 483
2007 511
2008 526
2009 455
2010 461
2011 477
2012 443
2013 465
2014 453
2015 442

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 N/A
2006 N/A
2007 14.2
2008 15
2009 14.2
2010 14.7
2011 15.9
2012 14.8
2013 14.8
2014 13.7
2015 13.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005
2006 0.53209109730849
2007 0.52250489236791
2008 0.53231939163498
2009 0.65494505494505
2010 0.7114967462039
2011 0.74004192872117
2012 0.79232505643341
2013 0.78279569892473
2014 0.79911699779249
2015 0.80995475113122

Compare Webb a Murray Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,380.0% 13.8:1
 
1,465.9% 14.7:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 61.1%
 
This School 81.0%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Webb a Murray Elementary
Hickory, NC
Public PK - 06 442 13.8:1  
Saint Stephens Elementary
Conover, NC
Public KG - 06 724 14.8:1 2 miles
Newton-Conover Middle School
Conover, NC
Public 06 - 08 646 15.6:1 2 miles
Hickory Day School
Hickory, NC
Private KG - 08 110 8:1 3 miles
Lyle Creek Elementary
Conover, NC
Public KG - 06 522 13.4:1 3 miles
St Stephen Lutheran School
Hickory, NC
Private PK - 08 156 11:1 3 miles
Tabernacle Christian School
Hickory, NC
Private PK - 12 118 8:1 4 miles
Concordia Christian Day School
Conover, NC
Private PK - 08 212 16:1 4 miles
North Newton Elementary
Newton, NC
Public KG - 05 488 14.8:1 4 miles
Clyde Campbell Elementary
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Public KG - 06 572 15.9:1 4 miles
Snow Creek Elementary
Hickory, NC
Public PK - 06 550 16.2:1 4 miles
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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 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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