Murphy Elementary School

315 Valley River Ave, Murphy, NC 28906 | (828) 837-2424
  • Grades: PK-5
  • Student Enrollment: 466
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5 out of 5 | 2 Reviews
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 466 preschool and elementary school students from grades PK-5
  • 2010 Overall School AYP Met Status: Yes
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 315 Valley River Avenue, Murphy, NC 28906
  • Principal or Admin: Mrs Cynthia Bean
  • Fax: (828) 837-3887
  • Website:
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
Additional School Details
School Calendar Description: Traditional
School Schedule: Semester
Accreditation Status: Southern Association of Colleges
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 466
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 37.1
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 12.6
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 229 (49.1%)
  • Females: 237 (50.9%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 69 (14.8%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 218 (46.8%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 287 (61.6%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Murphy Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian61.3%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Murphy Elementary School
  Number Percent
1st Grade6914.8%
2nd Grade6714.4%
3rd Grade7917.0%
4th Grade7917.0%
5th Grade7015.0%
Source: NC Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 5

5 out of 5 | 2 Reviews
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2 reviews for Murphy Elementary School

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on July 26, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Its a GREAT school for kids...Small town...Good atmosphere...

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