Murray High School

  • Murray High School serves 109 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 70-79% (which is lower than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is ≥90% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Murray High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Virginia state average of 50%.

Top Placements

Murray High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Virginia for:

School Overview

  • Murray High School's student population of 109 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 12 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students109 students
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Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Murray High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,796 schools in Virginia (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has increased from 8:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Murray High School is 0.36, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (VA)
Overall School Rank#808 out of 1,796 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)70-79%
80%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≥90%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio9:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
4%
14%
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Black
10%
23%
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White
79%
50%
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Two or more races
6%
5%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Murray High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in VA.
Diversity Score0.360.68
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Graduation Rate60-79%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
21%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Murray High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Virginia by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAlbemarle County School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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