Best Middle School in Texas#74
|Rating||10 out of 10|
|Grades||6th grade to 9th grade|
|School District||PLANO ISD|
|Location||620 N MURPHY RD
MURPHY, TX 75094
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.
The Murphy Middle student body is mainly White with a sizeable Asian Pacific population and has high racial diversity.
|Native American Indian||0.2%||3|
|Hawaiian Pacific Inlander||0%||0|
|Two or more races||3.3%||40|
vs. other Texas middle schoolsUpper 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
State Standardized Test Performance
Rank in Texas74th
Rating10 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|
State Test Proficiency by Subgroup
|Subgroup||Math Proficient||Reading Proficient|
|Asian & Pacific Islander||98%||97%|
|Black||90% to 94%*||85% to 89%*|
|Hispanic||90% to 94%*||85% to 89%*|
|Multiracial||90% or more*||90% or more*|
|With Disabilites||55% to 59%*||55% to 59%*|
|Limited English||60% to 79%*||40% to 59%*|
*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.
|Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate||0%||9%|
|Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate||1%|
|Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate||0%|
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620 N MURPHY RD