Murrell Taylor Elementary School

  • Murrell Taylor Elementary School serves 483 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 42% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 26% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Arkansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 77% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 40%.

School Overview

  • Murrell Taylor Elementary School's student population of 483 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students483 students
Gender %This chart display gender of Murrell Taylor Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Murrell Taylor Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Murrell Taylor Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Murrell Taylor Elementary School is 0.51, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AR)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
47%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
53%
Student : Teacher Ratio16:114:1
Hispanic
8%
13%
Black
66%
21%
White
23%
60%
Two or more races
3%
2%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Murrell Taylor Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AR.
Diversity Score0.510.58
Eligible for Free Lunch
63%
26%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJacksonville North Pulaski School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

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