Murchison Middle School

Serves grades 6 - 8

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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
3700 N Hills Dr
Austin, TX 78731
Phone
(512) 414-3254
District
AUSTIN ISD
County
TRAVIS COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
1408
Classroom Teachers
92

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Texas

7

(10 is best)

Better than 70.0% of TX schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

6

(10 is best)

Murchison Middle School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 6

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
47%
40%
46%
35%
48%
44%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 7

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
43%
43%
62%
47%
23%
39%
43%
43%
62%
47%
23%
39%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 8

80 60 40 20 0
68%
53%
74%
52%
61%
54%
    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
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 6 474 33.7%
Grade 7 484 34.4%
Grade 8 450 32.0%
Total 1408 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 54.6% 30.6% 28.3%
Black 5.0% 7.3% 13.0%
Hispanic 30.6% 57.3% 53.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 9.3% 4.6% 4.6%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.5% 0.2% 0.5%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 22.8% 53.3% 60.5%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 19.2% 49.4% 56.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 3.6% 3.9% 4.5%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 727,999 28,995,881
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 3,179.1 109
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.4% 7.1%
5-19 YEARS OLD 16.4% 21.7%
20-44 YEARS OLD 46.5% 35.3%
45-64 YEARS OLD 21.5% 23.7%
65 OR OLDER 9.2% 12.3%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 291,978 9,691,647
Single Parent Households With Children 8.2% 12.2%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 88.6% 83.7%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 50.1% 29.9%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 16.7% 14.1%
$100,000 - $149,999 15.8% 15.0%
$75,000 - $99,999 12.2% 12.5%
$50,000 - $74,999 17.4% 17.6%
$30,000 - $49,999 15.9% 17.2%
$15,000 - $29,999 11.9% 13.4%
$15,000 or less 10.0% 10.1%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,645 $468,913,215 33.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $460 $38,210,820 2.7%
Staff $644 $53,495,148 3.8%
General Administration $103 $8,555,901 0.6%
School Administration $662 $54,990,354 3.9%
Operation $1,206 $100,178,802 7.2%
Transportation $386 $32,063,862 2.3%
Other $520 $43,194,840 3.1%
Total Support $3,981 $330,689,727 23.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $7,138 $592,932,246 42.6%
Total Expenditures $16,764 $1,392,535,188 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,401 $29,346,035,266 45.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $450 $2,442,546,064 3.8%
Staff $444 $2,411,547,841 3.7%
General Administration $131 $714,409,372 1.1%
School Administration $534 $2,900,930,028 4.5%
Operation $972 $5,280,923,861 8.1%
Transportation $256 $1,388,304,729 2.1%
Other $426 $2,312,284,164 3.6%
Total Support $3,212 $17,450,832,940 26.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,331 $18,100,703,171 27.9%
Total Expenditures $11,944 $64,897,128,459 100.0%
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%