Margaret Murphy Kindergarten Center

Margaret Murphy Kindergarten Center serves 297 students in grades PK-KG.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 53%.
Margaret Murphy Kindergarten Center operates within the Hudson Falls Central School District.

Overview

The student population of 297 students has grown by 41% over five years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has grown by 30% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-KG
Total Students 297 students
Margaret Murphy Kindergarten Center Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 17 teachers
Margaret Murphy Kindergarten Center Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Margaret Murphy Kindergarten Center Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.22 is less than the state average of 0.36. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 13:1
Margaret Murphy Kindergarten Center Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
8%
24%
Margaret Murphy Kindergarten Center Black Students (1999-2013)
White
88%
47%
Margaret Murphy Kindergarten Center White Students (1989-2013)
Two or more races
4%
1%
Margaret Murphy Kindergarten Center Two Or More Races Students (2012-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Margaret Murphy Kindergarten Center All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown NY 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.
0.22 0.36
Margaret Murphy Kindergarten Center Diversity Score (1990-2013)
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.
27%
41%
Margaret Murphy Kindergarten Center Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2013)
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.
8%
7%
Margaret Murphy Kindergarten Center Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,395 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $17,807 is less than the state average of $21,692. The district revenue/student has grown by 36% over four years.
The district spending/student of $15,637 is less than the state average of $21,514. The district spending/student has grown by 28% over four years.
School District Name Hudson Falls Central School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
3
Number of Students Managed 2,395 1,015
Hudson Falls Central   School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $41 MM $29 MM
Hudson Falls Central   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $36 MM $29 MM
Hudson Falls Central   School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $17,807 $21,692
Hudson Falls Central   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $15,637 $21,514
Hudson Falls Central   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Hudson Falls High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Hudson Falls Middle School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hudson Falls Intermediate School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Hudson FallsHudson Falls Intermediate School
    159 Maple St
    Hudson FallsNY 12839
    (518)747-2121
    0.7 mi | Gr. 1-5 | 353 students                      
  • Hudson FallsHudson Falls High School
    1 Negative Reviews
    80 East Labarge St
    Hudson FallsNY 12839
    (518)747-2121
    0.8 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 655 students                      
  • Hudson FallsHudson Falls Middle School
    131 Notre Dame St
    Hudson FallsNY 12839
    (518)747-2121
    0.9 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 528 students                      
  • Hudson FallsHudson Falls Primary School
    47 Vaughn Rd
    Hudson FallsNY 12839
    (518)747-2121
    1.2 mi | Gr. KG-6 | 562 students                      
  • Fort EdwardWashington-saratoga-warren-hamilton-essex Boces
    Special Education School
    1153 Burgoyne Ave
    Fort EdwardNY 12828
    (518)746-3310
    Special Education School

    1.4 mi | Gr.  | n/a students                      

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