Murdock Academy For Success

  • Murdock Academy For Success serves 28 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is <50% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 64%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is <50% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 71%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Murdock Academy For Success placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 28:1 is higher than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 39%.

School Overview

  • Murdock Academy For Success's student population of 28 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 1 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students28 students
Gender %This chart display gender of Murdock Academy For Success
Total Classroom Teachers1 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Murdock Academy For Success by grade.

School Comparison

  • Murdock Academy For Success is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,671 schools in Massachusetts (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 28:1 has decreased from 32:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Murdock Academy For Success is 0.13, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.35. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MA)
Overall School Rank#1409 out of 1,671 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (15-16)<50%
64%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (15-16)<50%
71%
Student : Teacher Ratio28:113:1
White
93%
61%
Two or more races
7%
3%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Murdock Academy For Success.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MA.
Diversity Score0.130.35
Graduation Rate≥50%
87%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWinchendon School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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