Murphy High School (Closed 2012)

  • Minority enrollment was 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which was more than the state average of 43%.
  • Murphy High School operated within the Mobile County School District.
  • Mobile County School District's 66% graduation rate was lower than the AL state average of 74%.

School Overview

School Type Vocational school
Grades Offered Grades 10-12
Total Students n/a
Total Classroom Teachers n/a
Murphy High School Total Teachers (2005-2009)

School Comparison

District Comparison

School District Name Mobile County School District
Number of Schools
Number of Students Managed 58,808 3,026
Mobile County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 66% 74%
Mobile County School District Graduation Rate (1995-2014)
District Total Revenue $592 MM $30 MM
Mobile County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $582 MM $30 MM
Mobile County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,433 $10,181
Mobile County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,265 $10,301
Mobile County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 1986 (latest year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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