Murray Avenue School

250 Murray Ave
Larchmont, NY 10538
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Murray Avenue School serves 754 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 85% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 76% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Murray Avenue School placed in the top 30% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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School Overview

Murray Avenue School's student population of 754 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 48 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students754 students
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Total Classroom Teachers48 teachers
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School Comparison

Murray Avenue School is ranked within the top 30% of all 4,239 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Murray Avenue School is 0.29, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.71. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall Testing Rank
#869 out of 4239 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
85%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
76%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
5%
9%
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Hispanic
6%
27%
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Black
1%
17%
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White
84%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.290.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
1%
51%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMamaroneck Union Free School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Murray Avenue School is Mamaroneck High School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Albert Leonard Middle School (1.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Central School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Larchmont Central School
    Grades: PK-5 | 520 students
    0.7 miles
    1100 Palmer Ave
    Larchmont, NY 10538
    (914) 220-3400
    0.7 PK-5 520
  • New Rochelle Henry Barnard School Magnet School
    Grades: PK-2 | 479 students
    0.9 miles
    129 Barnard Rd
    New Rochelle, NY 10801
    (914) 576-4386
    0.9 PK-2 479
  • New Rochelle Albert Leonard Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,232 student
    1.0 miles
    25 Gerada Ln
    New Rochelle, NY 10804
    (914) 576-4339
    1.0 6-8 1,232
  • Larchmont Hommocks School
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,271 student
    1.0 miles
    10 Hommocks Rd
    Larchmont, NY 10538
    (914) 220-3300
    1.0 6-8 1,271
  • Larchmont Chatsworth Avenue School
    Grades: K-5 | 726 students
    1.1 miles
    34 Chatsworth Ave
    Larchmont, NY 10538
    (914) 220-3500
    1.1 K-5 726

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