Lois T. Murray Elementary School

  • Lois T. Murray Elementary School serves 51 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 11-19% (which is lower than the Maryland state average of 42%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is ≤10% (which is lower than the Maryland state average of 44%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • 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 2015-16 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Maryland state average of 61%.

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 51 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students51 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 1,367 schools in Maryland (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The diversity score of Lois T. Murray Elementary School is 0.36, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MD)
Overall School Rank#1238 out of 1,367 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)11-19%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Lois T. Murray Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Maryland by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤10%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ration/a15:1
Asian
n/a
6%
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Hispanic
12%
15%
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Black
79%
34%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Lois T. Murray Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Maryland by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
9%
39%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Lois T. Murray Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Maryland by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Lois T. Murray Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MD.
Diversity Score0.360.40
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Eligible for Free Lunch
84%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Lois T. Murray Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Maryland by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBaltimore City School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

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