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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 12 public schools managed by Murray School District serving 6,598 students in Salt Lake City, Utah.
  • Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Utah state average of 25%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is equal to the state average of 23:1.

Murray School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Salt Lake City Early Childhood Center Special Education School
    73 W 6100 S
    Salt Lake City, UT 84107
    (801)264-7404

    Grades: PK | 112 students
  • Salt Lake City Grant School
    662 W 6140 S
    Salt Lake City, UT 84123
    (801)264-7416

    Grades: K-6 | 380 students
  • Salt Lake City Hillcrest Junior High School
    178 E. 5300 S.
    Salt Lake City, UT 84107
    (801)264-7442

    Grades: 7-9 | 822 students
  • Salt Lake City Horizon School
    5180 S 700 W
    Salt Lake City, UT 84123
    (801)264-7420

    Grades: K-6 | 681 students
  • Salt Lake City Liberty School
    140 W 6100 S
    Salt Lake City, UT 84107
    (801)264-7424

    Grades: K-6 | 402 students
  • Salt Lake City Longview School
    6240 S 560 E
    Salt Lake City, UT 84107
    (801)264-7428

    Grades: K-6 | 416 students
  • Salt Lake City Mcmillan School
    315 E 5900 S
    Salt Lake City, UT 84107
    (801)264-7430

    Grades: K-6 | 525 students
  • Salt Lake City Murray Adult Transition Special Education School
    147 E 5065 S
    Salt Lake City, UT 84107
    (801)957-4693

    Grades: 9-12 | n/a students
  • Salt Lake City Murray High School
    5440 S State
    Salt Lake City, UT 84107
    (801)264-7460

    Grades: 10-12 | 1497 students
  • Salt Lake City Parkside School
    495 E 5175 S
    Salt Lake City, UT 84107
    (801)264-7434

    Grades: K-6 | 613 students
  • Salt Lake City Riverview Junior High School
    751 W Tripp Lane
    Salt Lake City, UT 84123
    (801)264-7446

    Grades: 7-9 | 670 students
  • Salt Lake City Viewmont School
    745 W 5720 S
    Salt Lake City, UT 84123
    (801)264-7438

    Grades: K-6 | 480 students

Overview

School District NameMurray School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students6,598 students
# of Teachers292 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio23:1
# of Male Students3,160 students
% Male Students
48%
# of Female Students3,438 students
% Female Students
52%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.48
# of American Indian Students43 students
% American Indian Students
1%
# of Asian Students121 students
% Asian Students
2%
# of Hispanic Students1,230 students
% Hispanic Students
19%
# of Black Students189 students
% Black Students
3%
# of White Students4,603 students
% White Students
69%
# of Hawaiian Students69 students
% of Hawaiian Students
1%
# of Two or more races Students343 students
% of Two or more races Students
5%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:112
# of Students in Kindergarten:480
# of Students in 1st Grade:520
# of Students in 2nd Grade:499
# of Students in 3rd Grade:501
# of Students in 4th Grade:525
# of Students in 5th Grade:489
# of Students in 6th Grade:483
# of Students in 7th Grade:530
# of Students in 8th Grade:481
# of Students in 9th Grade:481
# of Students in 10th Grade:498
# of Students in 11th Grade:509
# of Students in 12th Grade:490
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Murray School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 140 school districts in Utah (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 79% has decreased from 84% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (UT)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Murray School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of UT by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
44%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Murray School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of UT by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate
79%
85%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Murray School District and public school graduation rate of UT by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $7,789 is higher than the state average of $5,599. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $7,237 is higher than the state average of $6,122. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (UT)
Total Revenue$50 MM$3 MM
This chart display total revenue of Murray School District and average revenue for each school distric in UT by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$47 MM$4 MM
This chart display total spending of Murray School District and average spending for each school distric in UT by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$7,789$5,599
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Murray School District and average revenue per public school student in UT by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$7,237$6,122
This chart display average spending per public school student in Murray School District and average spending per public school student in UT by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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Murray School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.48, which is higher than the Utah average of 0.30. The most diverse school in the district is Parkside School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Utah or national school diversity statistics.