Lois T. Murray Elementary School

Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Lois T. Murray Elementary School serves 46 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Lois T. Murray Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Maryland for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 11-19% (which is lower than the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≤10% (which is lower than the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
Minority enrollment is 85% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Maryland state average of 63% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Lois T. Murray Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Maryland for:

School Overview

Lois T. Murray Elementary School's student population of 46 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students46 students
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Total Classroom Teachersn/a
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School Comparison

Lois T. Murray Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,359 schools in Maryland (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Lois T. Murray Elementary School is 0.42, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.72. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MD)
Overall Testing Rank
#1220 out of 1359 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
11-19%
41%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
≤10%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ration/a15:1
American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
11%
17%
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Black
74%
34%
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White
15%
37%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
5%
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Diversity Score
0.420.72
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (14-15)
16%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBaltimore City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Lois T. Murray Elementary School is Baltimore Design School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Northwood Appold Community Academy (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Baltimore Northwood Appold Community Academy Charter School
    Math: 20-24% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 193 students
    0.2 miles
    4417 Loch Raven Blvd
    Baltimore, MD 21218
    (410) 323-9546
    0.2 K-5 193
  • Baltimore Northwood Elementary School Math: 26% | Reading: 18%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 661 students
    0.4 miles
    5201 Loch Raven Blvd
    Baltimore, MD 21239
    (410) 396-6377
    0.4 PK-5 661
  • Baltimore Baltimore Design School Math: 6% | Reading: 9%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-12 | 510 students
    0.7 miles
    1500 Barclay Street
    Baltimore, MD 21202
    (410) 396-8805
    0.7 6-12 510
  • Baltimore Banneker Blake Academy For Arts And Sciences Charter School
    Math: ≤5% | Reading: 6-9%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 260 students
    0.7 miles
    1101 Winston Avenue
    Baltimore, MD 21212
    (410) 977-6581
    0.7 6-8 260
  • Baltimore Lillie May Carroll Jackson School Charter School
    Math: ≤5% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-8 | 197 students
    0.9 miles
    900 Woodbourne Avenue
    Baltimore, MD 21212
    (443) 320-9499
    0.9 5-8 197

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