Charles B Murphy School (Closed 2007)

6098 1st Avenue
Pearlington, MS 39572
Charles B Murphy School served 100 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 was lower than the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment was 26% of the student body (majority Black), which was lower than the Mississippi state average of 56% (majority Black).

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
100 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
8 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2006-2007 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MS)
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
16:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
n/a
4%
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Black
26%
48%
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White
74%
44%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.39
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Eligible for Free Lunch
97%
69%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (04-05)
12%
8%
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School District Name
Source: 2006-2007 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

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