Murphy Candler Elementary School
Murphy Candler Elementary School's student population of 573 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 38 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
|Grades Offered||Grades Prekindergarten-5|
|Total Students||573 students|
|Total Classroom Teachers||38 teachers|
|Students by Grade|
Murphy Candler Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,188 schools in Georgia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Murphy Candler Elementary School is 0.12, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
|Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data||This School||State Level (GA)|
Overall Testing Rank
|#2071 out of 2188 schools|
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)(18-19)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)(18-19)
|Student : Teacher Ratio||15:1||15:1|
|Two or more races|
|All Ethnic Groups|
|Eligible for Free Lunch|
|Eligible for Reduced Lunch|
|School Statewide Testing||View Education Department Test Scores|
|School District Name||Dekalb County School District|
Nearby Public Schools
The nearest high school to Murphy Candler Elementary School is Arabia Mountain High School - Academy Of Engineering- Medic (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Salem Middle School (3.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Flat Rock Elementary School (2.0 miles away)
- School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
- Lithonia Arabia Mountain High School - Academy Of Engineering- Medic Grades: 9-12 | 1,417 student
6610 Browns Mill Rd
Lithonia, GA 30038
(678) 875-3602 0 9-12 1,417
- Lithonia Leadership Preparatory Academy Grades: K-8 | 462 students
6400 Woodrow Rd
Lithonia, GA 30038
(404) 656-3103 3.3 K-8 462
- Conyers Shoal Creek Elementary School Grades: PK-5 | 713 students
1300 Mcwilliams Rd Sw
Conyers, GA 30094
(770) 929-1430 3.7 PK-5 713
I attended this school through my 1st-7th grades back in the late 60's and early 70's. This was an awesome school. We had awesome teachers. Our Principle Mr Megginson knew every child by name. He spent many hours getting to know every child. I loved going to school here.
- Posted by Student/Alumni - Susan Ricks Sims
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