School Details

W J Murphy Elementary School

220 Greenwood Drive, Round Lake Park, IL 60073
(847) 270-9950
3

(out of 10)

Public Grades 1-5 641 students 21 students/teacher (IL avg is 17)

Test Scores by grade

38%
35%
55%
38%
38%
59%

Illinois Standards Achievement Test (ISAT)

In 2011-2012 Illinois used the Illinois Standards Achievement Test (ISAT) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and math, and in grades 4 and 7 in science. The ISAT is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Illinois. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.
  • This school in 2013
  • Round Lake Cusd 116 average
  • Illinois state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

34%
42%
60%
40%
41%
59%
57%
71%
81%

Illinois Standards Achievement Test (ISAT)

In 2011-2012 Illinois used the Illinois Standards Achievement Test (ISAT) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and math, and in grades 4 and 7 in science. The ISAT is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Illinois. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.
  • This school in 2013
  • Round Lake Cusd 116 average
  • Illinois state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

36%
38%
59%
39%
38%
59%

Illinois Standards Achievement Test (ISAT)

In 2011-2012 Illinois used the Illinois Standards Achievement Test (ISAT) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and math, and in grades 4 and 7 in science. The ISAT is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Illinois. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.
  • This school in 2013
  • Round Lake Cusd 116 average
  • Illinois state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

W J Murphy Elementary School is a public elementary school in Round Lake Park. The principal of W J Murphy Elementary School is Mr. Phil Georgia. 641 children attend W J Murphy Elementary School and identify mostly as Hispanic; Black, non-Hispanic; and Asian/Pacific Islander. 24% of the W J Murphy Elementary School students are "limited in English proficiency." 59% of the 641 students here are classified as "economically disadvantaged", and 81% have subsidized lunches. The ratio of students to teachers at W J Murphy Elementary School is 21:1. Village Elementary School is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Hispanic 74% 66%
Black, non-Hispanic 6% 7%
Asian/Pacific Islander 3% 2%
Multiracial 2% %
Asian 2% %
White, non-Hispanic 15% 23%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0.5% 0.1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 81% 55%
Limited English proficiency 24% 20%
Economically disadvantaged 59% 54%

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