Murchison Elementary School

9661 E Bankhead St
Murchison, TX 75778
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Murchison Elementary School serves 166 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Murchison Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-44% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

Murchison Elementary School's student population of 166 students has declined by 16% over five school years.
The teacher population of 15 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students166 students
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Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
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School Rankings

Murchison Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 8,043 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Murchison Elementary School is 0.29, 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 (TX)
Overall Testing Rank
#4665 out of 8043 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
16%
52%
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Black
n/a
13%
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White
83%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.290.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
45%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
15%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMurchison Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Murchison Elementary School is Athens High School (7.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Brownsboro J High School (7.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Brownsboro Intermediate School (7.5 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Brownsboro Brownsboro Intermediate School Math: 49% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 4-6 | 334 students
    7.5 miles
    13951 Saylors
    Brownsboro, TX 75756
    (903) 852-7325
    7.5 4-6 334
  • Brownsboro Brownsboro Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-3 | 461 students
    7.6 miles
    12331 State Hwy 31 E
    Brownsboro, TX 75756
    (903) 852-6461
    7.6 PK-3 461
  • Brownsboro Brownsboro J High School Math: 53% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 7-8 | 396 students
    7.6 miles
    11233 Ingram St
    Brownsboro, TX 75756
    (903) 852-6931
    7.6 7-8 396
  • Athens Athens High School Math: 34% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 925 students
    7.8 miles
    708 E College St
    Athens, TX 75751
    (903) 677-6920
    7.8 9-12 925
  • Brownsboro Brownsboro High School Math: 36% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 764 students
    8.0 miles
    14128 State Hwy 31 W
    Brownsboro, TX 75756
    (903) 852-2321
    8 9-12 764

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