Murtaugh High School (Closed 2012)

500 West Boyd St
Murtaugh, ID 83344
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Murtaugh High School served 49 students in grades 9-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was ≥50% (which was lower than the Idaho state average of 80%) for the 2010-11 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was ≥50% (which was lower than the Idaho state average of 88%) for the 2010-11 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 5:1 was lower than the Idaho state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment was 53% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was higher than the Idaho state average of 25% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students49 students
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Total Classroom Teachers9 teachers
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2011-2012 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (ID)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(10-11)
≥50%
80%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(10-11)
≥50%
88%
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Student : Teacher Ratio5:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
49%
18%
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Black
2%
1%
White
47%
75%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
2%
3%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Murtaugh High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in ID.
Diversity Score
0.540.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
55%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
20%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Murtaugh High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Idaho by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMurtaugh Joint School District
Source: 2011-2012 (latest school year available) NCES, ID Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Murtaugh High School is Murtaugh Schools (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Murtaugh Murtaugh Schools Math: 55-59% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-12 | 349 students
    0.0 miles
    500 W Boyd St
    Murtaugh, ID 83344
    (208) 432-5451
    0 PK-12 349
  • Hazelton Valley School Math: 34% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-12 | 589 students
    6.9 miles
    882 Valley Road South
    Hazelton, ID 83335
    (208) 829-5353
    6.9 PK-12 589
  • Hansen Hansen Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 194 students
    7.6 miles
    350 Walnut Street
    Hansen, ID 83334
    (208) 423-5475
    7.6 PK-6 194
  • Hansen Hansen Jr/sr High School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 137 students
    7.6 miles
    550 South Main Street
    Hansen, ID 83334
    (208) 423-5593
    7.6 7-12 137
  • Kimberly Kimberly Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 955 students
    10.7 miles
    311 Main Street South
    Kimberly, ID 83341
    (208) 423-4170
    10.7 PK-5 955
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