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Murphy Elementary School

Murphy, NC


Murphy Elementary School
315 Valley River Avenue
Murphy, NC  28906
Phone: 828-837-2424
Cherokee County



CarolinaSchoolHub Rating: 7 out of 10 stars
7

Grades Served: PK-5
Enrollment: 445
Type: Regular School  
Murphy Elementary School

Murphy Elementary School


State Ranking

#563
Statewide Elementary School Ranking: Murphy Elementary School is ranked #563 out of 1478 of the best elementary schools in North Carolina (62nd percentile). Click the link to see all 1478 elementary schools.


Overall, Murphy Elementary School is a 7-star school (on a scale of 1 to 10 stars) based on CarolinaSchoolHub’s analysis. The school is located in Cherokee County, NC. Murphy Elementary School has an enrollment of approximately 445 students and serves grades PK-5. Below you’ll find information about this school’s test scores and more.

83.2
(Met Growth)
Student Growth Score: Murphy Elementary School had a Student Growth Score of 83.2. This placed Murphy Elementary School in the 68th percentile of 2410 North Carolina public schools with student growth data available. NCDPI’s growth score measures how well schools grow student achievement over time. Scores range from 50.0 to 100.0 - with 100.0 indicating the highest growth in student achievement and 50.0 indicating the lowest.  

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Please note: The state of North Carolina assigns letter grades to public schools, on an A through F scale.


North Carolina Standardized Tests
End of Grade Tests

EOG Math Grade 3

 20% - Level 5 (Superior)
 20% - Level 5 (Superior)
 43% - Level 4 (Solid)
 43% - Level 4 (Solid)
 9% - Level 3
 9% - Level 3
 14% - Level 2
 14% - Level 2
 15% - Level 1
 15% - Level 1

EOG Math Grade 4

 9% - Level 5 (Superior)
 9% - Level 5 (Superior)
 36% - Level 4 (Solid)
 36% - Level 4 (Solid)
 12% - Level 3
 12% - Level 3
 18% - Level 2
 18% - Level 2
 24% - Level 1
 24% - Level 1

EOG Math Grade 5

 9% - Level 5 (Superior)
 9% - Level 5 (Superior)
 36% - Level 4 (Solid)
 36% - Level 4 (Solid)
 7% - Level 3
 7% - Level 3
 28% - Level 2
 28% - Level 2
 20% - Level 1
 20% - Level 1

EOG Reading Grade 3

 17% - Level 5 (Superior)
 17% - Level 5 (Superior)
 38% - Level 4 (Solid)
 38% - Level 4 (Solid)
 7% - Level 3
 7% - Level 3
 23% - Level 2
 23% - Level 2
 16% - Level 1
 16% - Level 1

EOG Reading Grade 4

 8% - Level 5 (Superior)
 8% - Level 5 (Superior)
 47% - Level 4 (Solid)
 47% - Level 4 (Solid)
 12% - Level 3
 12% - Level 3
 15% - Level 2
 15% - Level 2
 18% - Level 1
 18% - Level 1

EOG Reading Grade 5

 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 39% - Level 4 (Solid)
 39% - Level 4 (Solid)
 17% - Level 3
 17% - Level 3
 21% - Level 2
 21% - Level 2
 19% - Level 1
 19% - Level 1

EOG Science Grade 5

 29% - Level 5 (Superior)
 29% - Level 5 (Superior)
 45% - Level 4 (Solid)
 45% - Level 4 (Solid)
 8% - Level 3
 8% - Level 3
 8% - Level 2
 8% - Level 2
 9% - Level 1
 9% - Level 1



 Students

Student Enrollment Trend


Diversity Indicators

 
 American Indian - N/A
 
 American Indian - N/A
 
 Asian - N/A
 
 Asian - N/A
 Black - 3%
 Black - 3%
 
 Hispanic - N/A
 
 Hispanic - N/A
 Two or More Races - 5%
 Two or More Races - 5%
 White - 87%
 White - 87%

Please note: The numbers above represent combined percentages of end-of-grade and end-of-course tests taken by students at Murphy Elementary School for the 2016-2017 school year, as reported by the NCDPI. Actual percentages of students may vary somewhat from those indicated.

School test scores, student data and teacher data are from North Carolina Department of Public Instruction (NCDPI) information for the 2016-2017 school year. Rankings for Murphy Elementary School and other area schools were developed by CarolinaSchoolHub.

Other Nearby Schools

School Name Stars Distance City
School
Type
 
Grades
Served
Murphy High School 4 1.1 miles Murphy, NC Regular 9-12
Murphy Middle School 7 1.1 miles Murphy, NC Regular 6-8
Tri-County Early College High School 9 4.0 miles Murphy, NC Regular 9-13
Peachtree Elementary School 9 4.8 miles Murphy, NC Regular PK-5
Martins Creek Elementary Middle School 8 4.9 miles Murphy, NC Regular PK-8
Marble Elementary School 5 8.7 miles Marble, NC Regular PK-5
Ranger Elementary Middle School 5 10.0 miles Murphy, NC Regular PK-8
Hiwassee Dam High School 3 11.0 miles Murphy, NC Regular 9-12
Hiwassee Dam Elementary Middle School 9 11.1 miles Murphy, NC Regular PK-8
Hayesville Middle School 4 12.5 miles Hayesville, NC Regular 5-8
Hayesville High School 6 12.6 miles Hayesville, NC Regular 9-12
Hayesville Elementary School 6 12.6 miles Hayesville, NC Regular PK-4
Andrews High School 4 13.7 miles Andrews, NC Regular 9-12
Andrews Elementary School 9 13.8 miles Andrews, NC Regular PK-5
Andrews Middle School 7 15.0 miles Andrews, NC Regular 6-8