Mcmurray Middle School

  • Mcmurray Middle School serves 386 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 62% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 51%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 73% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Mcmurray Middle School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Washington for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Washington state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Washington state average of 46%.

Top Placements

Mcmurray Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Washington for:

School Overview

  • Mcmurray Middle School's student population of 386 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students386 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Mcmurray Middle School is ranked within the top 20% of all 2,028 schools in Washington (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Mcmurray Middle School is 0.40, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WA)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#398 out of 2028 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
73%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
8%
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Hispanic
12%
23%
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Black
n/a
4%
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White
76%
54%
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Two or more races
11%
8%
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Diversity Score0.400.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
11%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameVashon Island School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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    0.5 miles
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    Grades: 9-12 | 34 students
    0.5 miles
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  • Vashon Vashon Island High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 546 students
    0.5 miles
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  • Seattle Gregory Heights Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 656 students
    4.8 miles
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