Murray-wright High School (Closed 2008)

2001 W. Warren Avenue
Detroit, MI 48208
  • Murray-wright High School served 1,108 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 was higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 99% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Michigan state average of 32%.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,108 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Murray-wright High School
Total Classroom Teachers48 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Murray-wright High School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2007-2008 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Overall School Rankn/a
18%
Student : Teacher Ratio23:118:1
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Hispanic
n/a
7%
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Black
99%
18%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Murray-wright High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
White
1%
68%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Murray-wright High School and the percentage of White public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Murray-wright High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.020.28
This chart display the diversity score of Murray-wright High School and the public school average diversity score of Michigan by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
57%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Murray-wright High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Murray-wright High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDetroit City School District
Source: 2007-2008 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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