Murch Elementary School

Serves grades PK - 5

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
4810 36th St Nw
Washington, DC 20008
Phone
(202) 282-0130
District
DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA PUBLIC SCHOOLS
County
DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
623
Classroom Teachers
41

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to District Of Columbia

10

(10 is best)

Better than 94.3% of DC schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

Murch Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

80 60 40 20 0
67%
38%
62%
34%
72%
43%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 4

100 80 60 40 20 0
87%
40%
87%
40%
87%
40%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 5

80 60 40 20 0
65%
35%
72%
36%
57%
33%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

17.5 15 12.5 10 7.5 5 2.5 0
15
12
12
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 61 9.8%
Kindergarten 81 13.0%
Grade 1 97 15.6%
Grade 2 85 13.6%
Grade 3 99 15.9%
Grade 4 99 15.9%
Grade 5 101 16.2%
Total 623 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 61.4% 16.6% 13.2%
Black 13.9% 59.6% 67.4%
Hispanic 10.7% 21.5% 17.6%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 12.5% 2.0% 1.6%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 1.5% 0.2% 0.3%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 692,683 705,749
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 10,146.6 11,256
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.5% 6.5%
5-19 YEARS OLD 14.5% 14.5%
20-44 YEARS OLD 45.8% 45.8%
45-64 YEARS OLD 21.1% 21.1%
65 OR OLDER 12.1% 12.1%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 284,386 284,386
Single Parent Households With Children 10.4% 10.4%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 90.9% 90.9%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 58.5% 58.5%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 28.2% 28.2%
$100,000 - $149,999 16.4% 16.4%
$75,000 - $99,999 10.6% 10.6%
$50,000 - $74,999 12.2% 12.2%
$30,000 - $49,999 10.5% 10.5%
$15,000 - $29,999 9.2% 9.2%
$15,000 or less 12.9% 12.9%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $13,525 $644,264,000 41.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $749 $35,689,000 2.3%
Staff $957 $45,581,000 2.9%
General Administration $1,931 $91,963,000 5.9%
School Administration $1,599 $76,166,000 4.9%
Operation $1,843 $87,794,000 5.7%
Transportation $1,424 $67,848,000 4.4%
Other $74 $3,506,000 0.2%
Total Support $8,577 $408,547,000 26.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $10,381 $494,481,000 32.0%
Total Expenditures $32,483 $1,547,292,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $11,446 $1,027,640,000 42.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $971 $87,214,000 3.6%
Staff $741 $66,511,000 2.7%
General Administration $1,654 $148,487,000 6.1%
School Administration $1,517 $136,221,000 5.6%
Operation $2,055 $184,511,000 7.6%
Transportation $1,341 $120,366,000 4.9%
Other $670 $60,141,000 2.5%
Total Support $8,949 $803,451,000 32.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $6,797 $610,268,000 25.0%
Total Expenditures $27,193 $2,441,359,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%