Murrell School

  • Murrell School serves 64 students in grades 1-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤10% (which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 36%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is ≤10% (which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 5:1 is lower than the Tennessee state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Tennessee state average of 37%.

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School Overview

  • Murrell School's student population of 64 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 14 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school
Grades OfferedGrades 1-8
Total Students64 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TN)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤10%
36%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤10%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Murrell School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Tennessee by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio5:116:1
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Hispanic
4%
10%
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Black
85%
22%
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White
10%
63%
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Two or more races
1%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Murrell School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TN.
Diversity Score0.27n/a
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Murrell School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDavidson County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

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