Murphy Middle

Overview

Student Enrollment
1,217
Best Middle School in Texas
#74
 Rating 10 out of 10
Grades 6th grade to 9th grade
School District PLANO ISD
Type Public
 Phone (469)752-7000
 Location 620 N MURPHY RD
MURPHY, TX 75094
Charter School No

Murphy Middle has an academic rating significantly above the average for Texas middle schools based on its high test performance. It is ranked 74th in the best public middle schools in Texas.

Racial Demographics

The Murphy Middle student body is mainly White with a sizeable Asian Pacific population and has high racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White51.3%624
Black7.8%95
Hispanic10.7%130
Asian Pacific26.7%325
Native American Indian0.2%3
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0%0
Two or more races3.3%40

Family Income

vs. other Texas middle schools
Upper 3.3%

7.2% percent of the school's students are eligible for free lunch under the National School Lunch Program compared to the Texas middle school median of 51.4%. By this measure, MURPHY MIDDLE students are largely wealthy and rank 55th in Texas for middle school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
6th Grade391
7th Grade404
8th Grade422
Total1,217

Completions

State Standardized Test Performance

Proficient Students
94%
Rank in Texas
74th
Rating
10 out of 10

Students at Murphy Middle scored an average 94% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the Texas Education Agency. Performance is significantly above the state middle school median of 74% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the top 5.3% of Texas middle schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls94%95%
Boys94%90%

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indiansuppressed*suppressed*
Asian & Pacific Islander98%97%
Black90% to 94%*85% to 89%*
Hispanic90% to 94%*85% to 89%*
Multiracial90% or more*90% or more*
White94%92%
With Disabilites55% to 59%*55% to 59%*
Limited English60% to 79%*40% to 59%*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate0%9%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate1%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate0%

Police Referral Rate

Group Percent Referrals
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
Texas Median0%

Police Arrest Rate

Group Percent Arrests
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0

Expulsion Rate

Group Percent Expulsions
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
Texas Median0%

In-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students2.4%29
Boys4.1%25
Girls0.7%4
Texas Median12.4%

Out-of-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students0.3%4
Boys0.7%4
Girls0%0

Location

Murphy Middle
620 N MURPHY RD
MURPHY, TX
75094
(469)752-7000

10 out of 10 1

District

PLANO ISD
PLANO, TX