Murtaugh Joint School District
- For the 2019-20 school year, there is 1 public school managed by Murtaugh Joint School District serving 321 students in Murtaugh, Idaho.
- Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Idaho state average of 24%.
- The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is less than the state average of 19:1.
Murtaugh Joint School District (2019-20)
- School Location Grades Students
- Murtaugh Murtaugh Schools500 W Boyd St
Murtaugh, ID 83344
Grades: PK-12 | 321 students
|School District Name||Murtaugh Joint School District|
|# of Schools||n/a|
|# of Students||321 students|
|# of Teachers||20 Teacher(s)|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||16:1|
|# of Male Students||149 students|
|% Male Students|
|# of Female Students||172 students|
|% Female Students|
Students by Ethnicity:
|# of American Indian Students||2 students|
|% American Indian Students|
|# of Asian Students||1 students|
|% Asian Students||n/a|
|# of Hispanic Students||146 students|
|% Hispanic Students|
|# of Black Students||n/a|
|% Black Students||n/a|
|# of White Students||165 students|
|% White Students|
|# of Hawaiian Students||4 students|
|% of Hawaiian Students|
|# of Two or more races Students||3 students|
|% of Two or more races Students|
Students by Grade:
|# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:||-|
|# of Students in Kindergarten:||33|
|# of Students in 1st Grade:||26|
|# of Students in 2nd Grade:||24|
|# of Students in 3rd Grade:||34|
|# of Students in 4th Grade:||33|
|# of Students in 5th Grade:||21|
|# of Students in 6th Grade:||29|
|# of Students in 7th Grade:||27|
|# of Students in 8th Grade:||17|
|# of Students in 9th Grade:||25|
|# of Students in 10th Grade:||21|
|# of Students in 11th Grade:||16|
|# of Students in 12th Grade:||15|
|# of Ungraded Students:||-|
- Murtaugh Joint School District, which is ranked within the top 30% of all 143 school districts in Idaho (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
- The school district's graduation rate of 50% has decreased from 80% over five school years.
|Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year Data||This School District||State Average (ID)|
|Math Test Scores (% Proficient)||45-49%|
|Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)||55-59%|
Fiscal Data Comparison
- The revenue/student of $11,068 is higher than the state average of $9,031. The school district revenue/student has grown by 13% over four school years.
- The school district's spending/student of $10,114 is higher than the state average of $9,000. The school district spending/student has grown by 13% over four school years.
|Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year Data||This School District||This State (ID)|
|Total Revenue||$2 MM||$5 MM|
|Spending||$2 MM||$5 MM|
|Revenue / Student||$11,068||$9,031|
|Spending / Student||$10,114||$9,000|
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