Murphysboro High School

Serves grades 9 - 12

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

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.

Methodology:   Only NeighborhoodScout gives you nationally comparable school ranks based on test scores, so you can directly compare the quality of schools in any location. Read more

School Overview

Address
50 Blackwood Dr
Murphysboro, IL 62966
Phone
(618) 687-2336
District
MURPHYSBORO CUSD 186
County
JACKSON COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
599
Classroom Teachers
42

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Illinois

5

(10 is best)

Better than 41.8% of IL schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

4

(10 is best)

Murphysboro High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 10

40 30 20 10 0
25%
33%
27%
34%
22%
31%
    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
14
14
15
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 7 4 0.7%
Grade 8 2 0.3%
Grade 9 134 22.4%
Grade 10 167 27.9%
Grade 11 157 26.2%
Grade 12 135 22.5%
Total 599 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 75.3% 75.0% 49.7%
Black 15.2% 17.3% 17.3%
Hispanic 8.8% 7.3% 27.2%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.5% 0.3% 5.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.1% 0.4%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 99.0% 93.4% 48.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 95.3% 89.8% 46.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 3.7% 3.6% 2.0%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 15,162 12,671,821
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 100.6 227
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.7% 6.0%
5-19 YEARS OLD 16.5% 19.2%
20-44 YEARS OLD 31.2% 33.5%
45-64 YEARS OLD 26.2% 26.1%
65 OR OLDER 19.3% 15.2%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 6,379 4,846,134
Single Parent Households With Children 10.8% 10.1%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 88.7% 89.2%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 25.7% 34.7%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 7.0% 15.7%
$100,000 - $149,999 9.1% 16.1%
$75,000 - $99,999 9.7% 12.8%
$50,000 - $74,999 16.0% 16.7%
$30,000 - $49,999 24.7% 15.9%
$15,000 - $29,999 19.3% 12.7%
$15,000 or less 14.2% 10.1%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,066 $12,872,052 46.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $530 $1,124,660 4.1%
Staff $193 $409,546 1.5%
General Administration $402 $853,044 3.1%
School Administration $644 $1,366,568 5.0%
Operation $912 $1,935,264 7.0%
Transportation $617 $1,309,274 4.8%
Other $449 $952,778 3.5%
Total Support $3,749 $7,955,378 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,160 $6,705,520 24.4%
Total Expenditures $12,975 $27,532,950 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,622 $18,950,007,358 54.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,089 $2,145,531,133 6.1%
Staff $566 $1,114,152,009 3.2%
General Administration $583 $1,147,898,898 3.3%
School Administration $826 $1,626,982,436 4.7%
Operation $1,236 $2,433,383,753 7.0%
Transportation $681 $1,340,419,899 3.8%
Other $616 $1,214,165,287 3.5%
Total Support $5,597 $11,022,815,251 31.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,533 $4,988,320,395 14.3%
Total Expenditures $17,751 $34,960,767,627 100.0%
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%