Murphy Elementary School

1875 Lake Lansing Rd
Haslett, MI 48840
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Murphy Elementary School serves 380 students in grades 2-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 78% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 73% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Murphy Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Murphy Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Michigan for:

School Overview

Murphy Elementary School's student population of 380 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 2-5
Total Students380 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

Murphy Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% of all 3,119 schools in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Murphy Elementary School is 0.47, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.52. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Overall Testing Rank
#65 out of 3119 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
78%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
73%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:118:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
6%
3%
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Hispanic
10%
8%
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Black
3%
18%
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White
72%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
8%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.470.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
19%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHaslett School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Murphy Elementary School is Haslett High School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Haslett Middle School (1.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Ingham Isd Asd Programs (0.1 miles away)
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