Murchison Middle School



Murchison Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Murchison Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 448
7 450
8 467
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Murchison Middle School is a public elementary school located in Austin, TX in the Austin Independent School District. It enrolls 1,365 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 15.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 1,365
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 88.21

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Murchison Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 717
(53%)
32,210
(51%)
 Female 648
(47%)
30,739
(49%)

Murchison Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 656
(48%)
16,543
(26%)
 Hispanic 414
(30%)
37,398
(59%)
 Asian 137
(10%)
2,413
(4%)
 Black 82
(6%)
4,710
(7%)
 Two or More 73
(5%)
1,744
(3%)
 American Indian 3
(0%)
102
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
39
(0%)

Murchison Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 1,018
(75%)
25,317
(40%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 291
(21%)
34,413
(55%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 56
(4%)
3,219
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Murchison Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (25.4%) is significantly lower than the state average of 62.2%. 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.

Murchison Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1253
2006 1210
2007 1154
2008 1161
2009 1244
2010 1274
2011 1365
2012 1471
2013 1413
2014 1363
2015 1365

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.8
2006 15.7
2007 15.6
2008 15.6
2009 15.6
2010 14.7
2011 16.4
2012 16.4
2013 14.9
2014 15.2
2015 15.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.14525139664804
2006 0.1900826446281
2007 0.17157712305026
2008 0.21274763135228
2009 0.2379421221865
2010 0.26766091051805
2011 0.26446886446886
2012 0.31339225016995
2013 0.28379334748761
2014 0.27732942039618
2015 0.25421245421245

Compare Murchison Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,466.4% 14.7:1
 
1,550.0% 15.5:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 25.4%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 62.2%
 

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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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