408 Hollis St N
Murdock, MN 56271
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Murdock Elementary School serves 395 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Murdock Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Minnesota for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60% (which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 62% (which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 59%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Minnesota state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 36% (majority Black and Hispanic).

School Overview

Murdock Elementary School's student population of 395 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
395 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
33 teachers
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School Rankings

Murdock Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,789 schools in Minnesota (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Murdock Elementary School is 0.33, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.57. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MN)
Overall Testing Rank
#601 out of 1789 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
56%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
59%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
14:1
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American Indian
2%
2%
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Asian
n/a
7%
Hispanic
13%
10%
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Black
1%
11%
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White
81%
64%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
6%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.33
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
23%
26%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
6%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Students: 395 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 19%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in MN
  • Math Proficiency
    : 60% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 62% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.33

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