Muffley Elementary School

88 South Country Club Rd

Decatur, IL 62521-4473

Grades: PK-6

379 students

Muffley Elementary School serves 379 students in grades PK-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the IL average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 50%.
Muffley Elementary School operates within the Decatur 61 School District.

Overview

The student population of 379 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has grown by 68% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-6
Total Students 379 students
Muffley Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 32 teachers
Muffley Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Muffley Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.58 is more than the state average of 0.30. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 13:1
Muffley Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
1%
24%
Muffley Elementary School Black Students (1996-2013)
Black
31%
19%
Muffley Elementary School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
56%
50%
Muffley Elementary School White Students (1988-2013)
Two or more races
12%
3%
Muffley Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Muffley Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown IL 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.
0.58 0.30
Muffley Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
70%
45%
Muffley Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2002-2013)
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%
Muffley Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 9,868 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,903 is higher than the state average of $10,546. The district revenue/student has grown by 22% over four years.
The district spending/student of $11,255 is higher than the state average of $10,416. The district spending/student has grown by 17% over four years.
School District Name Decatur 61 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
23
3
Number of Students Managed 9,868 932
Decatur   61 School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $99 MM $10 MM
Decatur   61 School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $102 MM $10 MM
Decatur   61 School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,903 $10,546
Decatur   61 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,255 $10,416
Decatur   61 School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Phoenix Enrichment Center (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Thomas Jefferson Middle School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Michael E Baum Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • DecaturMichael E Baum Elementary School
    801 South Lake Ridge Ave
    DecaturIL 62521
    (217)424-3191
    0.8 mi | Gr. PK-6 | 412 students                      
  • DecaturThomas Jefferson Middle School
    4735 East Cantrell St
    DecaturIL 62521
    (217)424-3190
    1.2 mi | Gr. 7-8 | 511 students                      
  • DecaturPhoenix Enrichment Center
    Special Education School
    1900 East Cleveland Ave
    DecaturIL 62521
    (217)424-3086
    Special Education School

    1.2 mi | Gr. 7-12 | 58 students                      
  • DecaturSt Marys Adolescent Ed Program
    Alternative School
    1800 East Lakeshore Dr
    DecaturIL 62521
    (217)464-5000
    Alternative School

    1.4 mi | Gr. 1-11 | 1 students                      
  • DecaturEisenhower High School
    1 Educational Park
    DecaturIL 62526
    (217)876-8010
    1.5 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 950 students                      

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