R J Murray Middle School

Overview

Student Enrollment
745
Best Middle School in Florida
#195
 Rating 6 out of 10
Grades 6th grade to 9th grade
School District ST. JOHNS
Type Public
 Phone (904)547-8470
 Location 150 N HOLMES BLVD
ST AUGUSTINE, FL 32084
Charter School No

R J Murray Middle School has an academic rating somewhat above the average for Florida middle schools based on its average test performance. It is ranked 195th in the best public middle schools in Florida.

Data Citation: Unless otherwise noted, all information on this page is retrieved or calculated from data reported to the the U.S. Department of Education National Center for Education Statistics Common Core of Data and Civil Rights Data Collection for the 2014/2015 school year.

Racial Demographics

The R J Murray Middle School student body is primarily White with a smaller Black population and has medium racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White68.2%508
Black19.6%146
Hispanic6.4%48
Asian Pacific2%15
Native American Indian0%0
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0.4%3
Two or more races3.4%25

Family Income

vs. other Florida middle schools
Upper 35.3%

46.4% percent of the school's students are eligible for free lunch under the National School Lunch Program compared to the Florida middle school median of 56.1%. By this measure, R J MURRAY MIDDLE SCHOOL students are largely upper-middle income and rank 207th in Florida for middle school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
6th Grade251
7th Grade258
8th Grade236
Total745

Completions

State Standardized Test Performance

Proficient Students
60%
Rank in Florida
195th
Rating
6 out of 10

Students at R J Murray Middle School scored an average 60% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the Florida Department of Education. Performance is somewhat above the state middle school median of 52% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the top 33.4% of Florida middle schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls63%64%
Boys58%53%

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indian--
Asian & Pacific Islander50% or more*50% or more*
Black30% to 34%*25% to 29%*
Hispanic60% to 69%*50% to 59%*
Multiracial--
White69%71%
With Disabilites15% to 19%*10% to 14%*
Limited Englishsuppressed*suppressed*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate13%15%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate12%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate15%

Police Referral Rate

Group Percent Referrals
All Students0.3%2
Boys0.6%2
Girls0%0
Florida Median0.4%

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
Florida Median0%

In-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students13.5%105
Boys17.8%59
Girls10.3%46
Florida Median7.2%

Out-of-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students3.9%30
Boys6.9%23
Girls2.1%7

Location

R J Murray Middle School
150 N HOLMES BLVD
ST AUGUSTINE, FL
32084
(904)547-8470

7 out of 10 1

District

ST. JOHNS
ST AUGUSTINE, FL