Murphy Academy places among the top 20% of public schools in Michigan for:
- Category Attribute
- Percent Eligible For Free Lunch Largest percent of students eligible for free lunch (Top 5%)
- Community Size Largest student body (number of students) (Top 20%)
- Murphy Academy's student population of 157 students has declined by 45% over five school years.
- The teacher population of 8 teachers has declined by 55% over five school years.
|School Type||Charter School|
|Grades Offered||Grades Prekindergarten-8|
|Total Students||157 students|
|Total Classroom Teachers||8 teachers|
|Students by Grade|
- Murphy Academy is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,119 schools in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
- The school's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
|Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data||This School||State Level (MI)|
|Overall School Rank||#2415 out of 3119 schools|
|Math Test Scores (% Proficient)||6-9%|
|Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)||15-19%|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||20:1||18:1|
|Two or more races|
|Eligible for Free Lunch|
|School Statewide Testing||View Education Department Test Scores|
|School District Name||Michigan Educational Choice Center School District|
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(313) 533-0000 1.5 3-8 278
- Redford Hilbert Middle School Grades: 6-8 | 588 students
Redford, MI 48239
(313) 242-4000 1.6 6-8 588
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