North Murray High School

2662 Mount Carmel Church Rd
Chatsworth, GA 30705
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
North Murray High School serves 997 students in grades 9-12.
North Murray High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 21% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 36%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 44% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 39%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Georgia state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 63% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 997 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 29%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥99% (Top 1% in GA)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 21% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 44% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

North Murray High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Georgia for:

Category
Attribute
Most improved public schools

School Overview

North Murray High School's student population of 997 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 60 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
997 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
60 teachers
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School Rankings

North Murray High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 2,168 schools in Georgia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of North Murray High School is 0.43, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (GA)
Overall Testing Rank
#978 out of 2168 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
21%
36%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
Hispanic
27%
18%
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Black
1%
36%
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White
71%
37%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.43
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Graduation Rate
≥99%
84%
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
54%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is North Murray High School's ranking?
North Murray High School is ranked #978 out of 2,168 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in Georgia.
What schools are North Murray High School often compared to?
North Murray High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Murray County High School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
21% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 36% GA state average), while 44% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 39% GA state average).
What is the graduation rate of North Murray High School?
The graduation rate of North Murray High School is 99%, which is higher than the Georgia state average of 84%.
How many students attend North Murray High School?
997 students attend North Murray High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
71% of North Murray High School students are White, 27% of students are Hispanic, 1% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of North Murray High School?
North Murray High School has a student ration of 17:1, which is higher than the Georgia state average of 14:1.
What grades does North Murray High School offer ?
North Murray High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is North Murray High School part of?
North Murray High School is part of Murray County School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 997 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 29%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥99% (Top 1%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 21% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 44% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education

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