C. E. Murray High School

C. E. Murray High School serves 258 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the SC average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
C. E. Murray High School operates within the Williamsburg 01 School District.
The school district's 66% graduation rate is lower than the SC state average of 67%.

School Overview

The student population of 258 students has declined by 46% over five years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has declined by 24% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 258 students
C. E. Murray High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % C. E. Murray High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 19 teachers
C. E. Murray High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade C. E. Murray High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 6:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.06 is less than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (SC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 16:1
C. E. Murray High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Black
97%
35%
C. E. Murray High School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
3%
52%
C. E. Murray High School White Students (1988-2014)
All Ethnic Groups C. E. Murray High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown SC All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.06 0.41
C. E. Murray High School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
82%
51%
C. E. Murray High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1991-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
4%
6%
C. E. Murray High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,457 students has decreased by 17% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 66% has decreased from 98% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $11,368 is higher than the state average of $9,366. The district revenue/student has grown by 26% over four years.
The district spending/student of $12,899 is higher than the state average of $9,666. The district spending/student has grown by 46% over four years.
School District Name Williamsburg 01 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
14
8
Number of Students Managed 4,457 4,192
Williamsburg 01 School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 66% 67%
Williamsburg 01 School District Graduation Rate (2001-2010)
District Total Revenue $60 MM $38 MM
Williamsburg 01 School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $68 MM $39 MM
Williamsburg 01 School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $11,368 $9,366
Williamsburg 01 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $12,899 $9,666
Williamsburg 01 School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Kingstree High School (11.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is C.e. Murray Middle School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Greeleyville Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • GreeleyvilleC.e. Murray Middle School
    0.1 miles | Grades: 7-8 | 137 students222a C.e. Murray Blvd
    GreeleyvilleSC 29056
    (843)426-2121
    0.17-8137
  • GreeleyvilleGreeleyville Elementary School
    0.8 miles | Grades: PK-6 | 314 students7 Varner Ave
    GreeleyvilleSC 29056
    (843)426-2116
    0.8PK-6314
  • SaltersD. P. Cooper Elementary School
    9.4 miles | Grades: PK-6 | 191 students4568 Seaboard Rd
    SaltersSC 29590
    (843)387-5426
    9.4PK-6191
  • PinevilleJ. K. Gourdin Elementary School
    10.9 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 193 students1649 Hwy 45
    PinevilleSC 29468
    (843)567-3637
    10.9PK-5193
  • KingstreeKenneth Gardner Elementary School
    11.4 miles | Grades: 3-5 | 369 students1503 Woodland Dr
    KingstreeSC 29556
    (843)355-7233
    11.43-5369

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