Murtaugh Joint School District

500 West Boyd Street
Murtaugh, ID 83344-117
(District boundaries shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%

Top Rankings

Murtaugh Joint School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Idaho for:

Category
Attribute
Overall Rank
Highest overall rank (Top 20%)
Math Proficiency
Highest math proficiency (Top 20%)
Reading/Language Arts Proficiency
Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 20%)
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
For the 2022-23 school year, there is 1 public school serving 387 students in Murtaugh Joint School District. This district's average testing ranking is 9/10, which is in the top 20% of public schools in Idaho.
Public School in Murtaugh Joint School District have an average math proficiency score of 57% (versus the Idaho public school average of 44%), and reading proficiency score of 62% (versus the 55% statewide average).
The top ranked public school in Murtaugh Joint School District is Murtaugh Schools. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Murtaugh Joint School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Idaho.
Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Idaho public school average of 26% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (ID)
# Schools
1 School
781 Schools
# Students
387 Students
302,784 Students
# Teachers
26 Teachers
16,935 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
15:1

District Rank

Murtaugh Joint School District, which is ranked within the top 20% of all 158 school districts in Idaho (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 80% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (ID)
Overall District Rank
#28 out of 158 school districts
(Top 20%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Murtaugh Joint   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Murtaugh Joint   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of ID by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
55%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Murtaugh Joint   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of ID by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
≥80%
79%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Murtaugh Joint   School District and public school graduation rate of ID by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.49
0.42
# American Indian Students
2 Students
3,432 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
1%
# Asian Students
n/a
3,170 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
1%
# Hispanic Students
147 Students
57,516 Students
% Hispanic Students
38%
19%
# Black Students
1 Student
3,243 Students
% Black Students
n/a
1%
# White Students
235 Students
224,542 Students
% White Students
61%
74%
# Hawaiian Students
1 Student
921 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
1%
# Two or more races Students
1 Student
9,196 Students
% of Two or more races Students
n/a
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
3,177
# Students in K Grade:
33
20,781
# Students in 1st Grade:
30
21,658
# Students in 2nd Grade:
37
22,142
# Students in 3rd Grade:
31
22,064
# Students in 4th Grade:
37
22,665
# Students in 5th Grade:
28
22,951
# Students in 6th Grade:
28
23,756
# Students in 7th Grade:
33
24,713
# Students in 8th Grade:
37
24,642
# Students in 9th Grade:
22
24,233
# Students in 10th Grade:
21
24,527
# Students in 11th Grade:
29
22,997
# Students in 12th Grade:
21
22,478
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $10,302 is higher than the state median of $10,113. The school district revenue/student has declined by 9% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $8,904 is less than the state median of $9,251. The school district spending/student has declined by 9% over four school years.
This School District
This State (ID)
Total Revenue (19-20)
$4 MM
$5 MM
This chart display total revenue of Murtaugh Joint   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in ID by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Spending (19-20)
$3 MM
$5 MM
This chart display total spending of Murtaugh Joint   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in ID by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$10,302
$10,113
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Murtaugh Joint   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in ID by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$8,904
$9,251
This chart display average spending per public school student in Murtaugh Joint   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in ID by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Best Murtaugh Joint School District Public Schools (2022-23)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Murtaugh Schools
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
500 West Boyd Street
Murtaugh, ID 83344
(208) 432-5451
Grades: PK-12
| 387 students

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • District size: 1 school
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 387 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 39%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥80% (Top 50% in ID)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 55-59% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 60-64% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), ID Dept. of Education

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