Murphy Creek K-8 School

1400 South Old Tom Morris Rd, Aurora, CO 80018 | (303) 366-0579
  • Grades: KG-8
  • Student Enrollment: 689
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  • Mailing Address: 1400 S Old Tom Morris Road, Aurora, CO 80018
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 689
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 36.9
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 18.7
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 357 (51.8%)
  • Females: 332 (48.2%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 55 (8.0%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 112 (16.3%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 167 (24.2%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Murphy Creek K-8 School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian101.5%
Black15322.2%
Asian314.5%
Hispanic15322.2%
White34249.6%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Murphy Creek K-8 School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten9613.9%
1st Grade9113.2%
2nd Grade7210.4%
3rd Grade7911.5%
4th Grade8312.0%
5th Grade7210.4%
6th Grade7611.0%
7th Grade679.7%
8th Grade537.7%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 59%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:41%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 11 Years
  • Average Salary: $50,773
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Murphy Creek K-8 School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$36,48432%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$57,44268%
Source: CO Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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1 review for Murphy Creek K-8 School

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on May 18, 2009
  • Rating: 1 (1 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • They are the most unorganized school I have ever seen!

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