Edgar Murray Elementary School

  • Edgar Murray Elementary School serves 429 students in grades 3-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 36% (which is lower than the Missouri state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 55% (which is lower than the Missouri state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Missouri state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Missouri state average of 28%.

School Overview

  • Edgar Murray Elementary School's student population of 429 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 3-5
Total Students429 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Edgar Murray Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Edgar Murray Elementary School is 0.10, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MO)
Overall School Rank#1038 out of 2,073 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
n/a
6%
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Black
n/a
16%
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White
95%
72%
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Edgar Murray Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MO.
Diversity Score0.100.45
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Eligible for Free Lunch
55%
44%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Edgar Murray Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Missouri by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameST. CLAIR R-XIII School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

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