Muffley Elementary School

  • Muffley Elementary School serves 373 students in grades PK-6.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the IL average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 51%.
  • Muffley Elementary School operates within the Decatur 61 School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 373 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has grown by 33% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-6
Total Students 373 students
Muffley Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Muffley Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 20 teachers
Muffley Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Muffley Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has decreased from 23:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.61 is more than the state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1 16:1
Muffley Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
n/a
5%
Muffley Elementary School Asian Students (1993-2013)
Hispanic
1%
25%
Muffley Elementary School Black Students (1997-2015)
Black
31%
17%
Muffley Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
53%
49%
Muffley Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Muffley Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
15%
3%
Muffley Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Muffley Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown IL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.61 0.31
Muffley Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
82%
52%
Muffley Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2002-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a
2%
Muffley Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2013)

District Comparison

  • Decatur 61 School District's student population of 9,134 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $12,427 in this district is less than the state average of $16,005. The district revenue/student has grown by 13% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $15,627 is higher than the state average of $14,988. The district spending/student has grown by 38% over four years.
School District Name Decatur 61 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
22
3
Number of Students Managed 9,134 753
Decatur 61 School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $111 MM $12 MM
Decatur 61 School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $140 MM $11 MM
Decatur 61 School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $12,427 $16,005
Decatur 61 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $15,627 $14,988
Decatur 61 School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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