Murphy High School

100 South Carlen St, Mobile, AL 36606 | (251) 221-3206
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 2,510
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School Description

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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 100 S Carlen St, Mobile, AL 36606
  • Principal or Admin: Mr William S Smith
  • Fax: (251) 221-3196
  • Website: murphy.mcs.schoolinsites.com
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
  • Shared Time School
School District Details
  • Mobile County School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $9,059
  • Graduation Rate: 63.1%
  • Dropout Rate: 2.8%
  • Students Per Teacher: 17.1
  • Enrolled Students: 62,767

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 2,510
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 123.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 20.4
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 1,143 (45.5%)
  • Females: 1,360 (54.2%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 114 (4.5%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 1,180 (47.0%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 1,294 (51.6%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Murphy High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian20.08%
Black1,57962.9%
Asian803.2%
Hispanic220.9%
White82032.7%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Murphy High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade80031.9%
10th Grade63725.4%
11th Grade53721.4%
12th Grade53621.4%
Source: AL Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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