Edward R Murrow High School



Edward R Murrow High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Edward R Murrow High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 1132
10 1228
11 793
12 799
UG 75

Edward R Murrow High School is a public high school of the New York City Geographic District #21 School District located in Brooklyn, NY. It has 4,027 students in grades 9th through 12th. Edward R Murrow High School is the 4th largest public high school in New York and the 37th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 21.3 to 1.

Total Students: 4,027
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 21.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 189.48

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Edward R Murrow High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 2,348
(58%)
5,861
(47%)
 Male 1,679
(42%)
6,589
(53%)

Edward R Murrow High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 1,217
(30%)
3,265
(26%)
 Asian 1,096
(27%)
2,737
(22%)
 Black 920
(23%)
3,764
(30%)
 Hispanic 770
(19%)
2,596
(21%)
 American Indian 11
(0%)
39
(0%)
 Two or More 11
(0%)
35
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
14
(0%)

Edward R Murrow High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 3,674
(91%)
8,255
(66%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 302
(7%)
3,699
(30%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 51
(1%)
496
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Edward R Murrow High School is ranked 362nd out of 0 ranked schools in New York, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Edward R Murrow High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (8.8%) is significantly lower than the state average of 41.1%. This may indicate that the area has a lower level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Edward R Murrow High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 3985
2006 3919
2007 3998
2008 3893
2009 N/A
2010 4036
2011 4014
2012 4027

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 20.1
2006 19.9
2007 20.3
2008 19.8
2009 N/A
2010 21.9
2011 21.6
2012 21.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.30589711417817
2006 0.33248277621842
2007 0.34292146073037
2008 0.64397636783971
2009
2010 0.30203171456888
2011 0.44793223716991
2012 0.087658306431587

Compare Edward R Murrow High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,281.0% 12.8:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
2,130.0% 21.3:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 8.8%
 
State Average 41.1%
 
National Average 46.8%
 

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