Murfreesboro Public Schools

Source & Methodology

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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:
  • Due to Covid-19, standardized testing did not take place during the 2019-2020 academic school year. Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2019 (latest available). Updated annually.
  • All data updated June 2021

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School Districts in Murfreesboro


Murfreesboro School District Details

Murfreesboro School District
2552 South Church St
Murfreesboro, TN 37127

9,216 Students enrolled in District

13 Schools in District

15 Students Per Classroom (State average is 16)

Murfreesboro School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Tennessee

(10 is best)

Better than of TN school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

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Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
45%
37%
37%
35%
53%
38%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
District
State

Schools in this District

School Grades
Black Fox Elementary School
1753 South Rutherford Blvd
Murfreesboro, TN, 37130
PK-06
Bradley Academy An Arts Integrated School
511 Mercury Blvd
Murfreesboro, TN, 37130
KG-06
Cason Lane Academy School
1330 Cason Ln
Murfreesboro, TN, 37128
PK-06
Discovery School
1165 Middle Tennessee Blvd
Murfreesboro, TN, 37130
KG-06
Erma Siegel Elementary School
135 W Thompson Ln
Murfreesboro, TN, 37129
PK-06
Hobgood Elementary School
307 Baird Ln
Murfreesboro, TN, 37130
PK-06
John Pittard Elementary School
745 De Jarnett Ln
Murfreesboro, TN, 37130
PK-06
Mitchell-Neilson Elementary School
711 Clark Blvd
Murfreesboro, TN, 37129
PK-06
Northfield Elementary School
550 W Northfield Blvd
Murfreesboro, TN, 37129
PK-06
Overall Creek Elementary School
429 Otter Trl
Murfreesboro, TN, 37128
PK-06
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School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 53.2% 63.1%
Black 27.9% 22.3%
Hispanic 15.3% 12.2%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 3.3% 2.1%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.3%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 9.9% 24.3%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.6% 20.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 2.3% 4.3%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,025 $53,265,000 57.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $408 $3,605,000 3.9%
Staff $556 $4,915,000 5.3%
General Administration $143 $1,261,000 1.4%
School Administration $468 $4,142,000 4.5%
Operation $737 $6,516,000 7.1%
Transportation $294 $2,598,000 2.8%
Other $231 $2,044,000 2.2%
Total Support $2,837 $25,081,000 27.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,578 $13,954,000 15.1%
Total Expenditures $10,440 $92,300,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,729 $5,813,796,000 53.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $476 $482,519,000 4.5%
Staff $559 $567,054,000 5.2%
General Administration $202 $204,655,000 1.9%
School Administration $578 $586,756,000 5.4%
Operation $763 $774,274,000 7.1%
Transportation $357 $362,367,000 3.3%
Other $254 $258,016,000 2.4%
Total Support $3,189 $3,235,641,000 29.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,756 $1,782,077,000 16.5%
Total Expenditures $10,674 $10,831,514,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,069 $358,201,987,000 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $716 $36,303,849,544 5.1%
Staff $569 $28,839,133,000 4.1%
General Administration $233 $11,807,269,000 1.7%
School Administration $680 $34,450,660,000 4.8%
Operation $1,094 $55,418,509,000 7.8%
Transportation $494 $25,019,268,456 3.5%
Other $430 $21,796,799,000 3.1%
Total Support $4,216 $213,635,488,000 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,767 $140,198,177,000 19.7%
Total Expenditures $14,052 $712,035,652,000 100.0%

Rutherford County School District Details

Rutherford County School District
2240 Southpark Blvd
Murfreesboro, TN 37128

47,458 Students enrolled in District

50 Schools in District

15 Students Per Classroom (State average is 16)

Rutherford County School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Tennessee

(10 is best)

Better than of TN school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

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Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

50 40 30 20 10 0
43%
37%
41%
35%
45%
38%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
District
State

Schools in this District

School Grades
Barfield Elementary School
350 Barfield Crescent Rd
Murfreesboro, TN, 37128
PK-05
Blackman Elementary School
586 Fortress Blvd
Murfreesboro, TN, 37128
PK-05
Blackman High School
3956 Blaze Dr
Murfreesboro, TN, 37128
09-12
Blackman Middle School
3945 Blaze Dr
Murfreesboro, TN, 37128
06-12
Brown's Chapel Elementary School
6128 Baker Rd
Murfreesboro, TN, 37129
PK-05
Buchanan Elementary School
6050 Manchester Hwy
Murfreesboro, TN, 37127
PK-05
Cedar Grove Elementary School
354 Chaney Rd
Smyrna, TN, 37167
PK-05
Central Magnet School
701 East Main St
Murfreesboro, TN, 37130
06-12
Christiana Elementary School
4701 Shelbyville Hwy
Christiana, TN, 37037
PK-05
Christiana Middle School
4675 Shelbyville Pike
Christiana, TN, 37037
06-08
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School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 59.6% 63.1%
Black 18.2% 22.3%
Hispanic 17.4% 12.2%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 4.5% 2.1%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.3% 0.3%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 38.9% 24.3%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 31.5% 20.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.4% 4.3%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,784 $261,952,000 47.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $383 $17,327,000 3.1%
Staff $421 $19,065,000 3.4%
General Administration $166 $7,533,000 1.4%
School Administration $447 $20,248,000 3.6%
Operation $690 $31,262,000 5.6%
Transportation $406 $18,377,000 3.3%
Other $105 $4,755,000 0.9%
Total Support $2,618 $118,567,000 21.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,850 $174,358,000 31.4%
Total Expenditures $12,251 $554,877,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,729 $5,813,796,000 53.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $476 $482,519,000 4.5%
Staff $559 $567,054,000 5.2%
General Administration $202 $204,655,000 1.9%
School Administration $578 $586,756,000 5.4%
Operation $763 $774,274,000 7.1%
Transportation $357 $362,367,000 3.3%
Other $254 $258,016,000 2.4%
Total Support $3,189 $3,235,641,000 29.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,756 $1,782,077,000 16.5%
Total Expenditures $10,674 $10,831,514,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,069 $358,201,987,000 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $716 $36,303,849,544 5.1%
Staff $569 $28,839,133,000 4.1%
General Administration $233 $11,807,269,000 1.7%
School Administration $680 $34,450,660,000 4.8%
Operation $1,094 $55,418,509,000 7.8%
Transportation $494 $25,019,268,456 3.5%
Other $430 $21,796,799,000 3.1%
Total Support $4,216 $213,635,488,000 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,767 $140,198,177,000 19.7%
Total Expenditures $14,052 $712,035,652,000 100.0%