Accountability rating

B

Austin ISD: B

Total students

1,408

Avg. teacher experience

12.5 years

Austin ISD: 10.5 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Austin ISD: 94%

Statewide: 90%

Murchison Middle School is a middle school or junior high school in Austin, TX, in the Austin ISD school district. As of the 2018-2019 school year, it had 1,408 students. The school received an accountability rating of B. 36.4% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 8.4% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $51,586, which is $2,536 less than the state average.

Contact information

Address

3700 N Hills Dr
Austin, TX 78731-3092

Office phone number

(512) 414-3254

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Murchison Middle School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 13. Students who started eighth grade in 2007 in this region had a college graduation rate of 24.3 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 13.

Demographics

Ethnicity

Total students

1,408

African American

66 (4.7%)

Austin ISD: 7.1%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

2 (0.1%)

Austin ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

124 (8.8%)

Austin ISD: 4.4%

Statewide: 4.5%

Hispanic

406 (28.8%)

Austin ISD: 55.5%

Statewide: 52.6%

Pacific Islander

5 (0.4%)

Austin ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

724 (51.4%)

Austin ISD: 29.5%

Statewide: 27.4%

Two or more races

81 (5.8%)

Austin ISD: 3.2%

Statewide: 2.4%

African American

4.7%

American Indian

0.1%

Asian

8.8%

Hispanic

28.8%

Pacific Islander

0.4%

White

51.4%

Two or more races

5.8%

Risk factors

A student is identified as being at risk of dropping out of school based on state-defined criteria. A student is defined as "economically disadvantaged" if he or she is eligible for free or reduced-price lunch or other public assistance.

At-risk students

36.4 %

Austin ISD: 49.4%

Statewide: 50.1%

Economically disadvantaged

22.8 %

Austin ISD: 53.5%

Statewide: 60.6%

Limited English proficiency

8.5 %

Austin ISD: 27.2%

Statewide: 19.5%

At-risk students

36.4%

Econ. disadvantaged

22.8%

Limited Eng. proficiency

8.5%

Enrollment by program

A look at the percentage of students enrolled in certain programs offered at schools for the 2018-2019 school year. A student can be enrolled in more than one program.

Bilingual/ESL

8.4 %

Austin ISD: 29.1%

Statewide: 19.7%

Career and Technical

54.5 %

Austin ISD: 28.7%

Statewide: 26.3%

Gifted and Talented

12.4 %

Austin ISD: 9.7%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

9.5 %

Austin ISD: 12%

Statewide: 9.6%

Bilingual/ESL

8.4%

Career and technical

54.5%

Gifted and talented

12.4%

Special education

9.5%

Academics

Accountability ratings

Texas assigns ratings to districts and campuses that designate their performance in relation to the state's accountability system.

Overall

B

Austin ISD: B

Student achievement

B

Austin ISD: B

School progress

D

Austin ISD: B

Closing the gaps

C

Austin ISD: B

The overall grades are based on three categories: student achievement (how well students perform academically), school progress (how well students perform over time and compared to students in similar schools) and closing the gaps (how well schools are boosting performance for subgroups such as students with special needs).

For a detailed explanation of this year’s accountability system, see the 2019 Accountability Manual.

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

These figures are expressed as a percentage of the total teacher full-time equivalent (FTE).

Total teacher FTEs

91.7

African American

7 (7.6%)

Austin ISD: 5.7%

Statewide: 10.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Austin ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

2 (2.2%)

Austin ISD: 2.3%

Statewide: 1.7%

Hispanic

15 (16.4%)

Austin ISD: 32.4%

Statewide: 27.7%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Austin ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

65.7 (71.6%)

Austin ISD: 57.5%

Statewide: 58.4%

Two or more races

2 (2.2%)

Austin ISD: 1.6%

Statewide: 1.1%

Highest degree held by teachers

These figures are expressed as a percentage of the total teacher full-time equivalent.

No degree

2 (2.2%)

Austin ISD: 0.7%

Statewide: 1.4%

Bachelor's

69.3 (75.6%)

Austin ISD: 79.8%

Statewide: 73.6%

Master's

20.4 (22.2%)

Austin ISD: 18.8%

Statewide: 24.3%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Austin ISD: 0.7%

Statewide: 0.7%

Students per teacher

The total number of students divided by the total full-time equivalent count of teachers for 2018-2019.

Students per teacher

15.4

Austin ISD: 14.4

Statewide: 15.1

Teacher experience

This figure for the 2018-2019 school year refers to tenure — the number of years a teacher has been employed in any district, whether or not there was an interruption in service.

Avg. teacher experience

12.5 years

Austin ISD: 10.5 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Teacher salaries

The average salaries listed here are for regular duties only and do not include supplemental pay. For teachers who also have nonteaching roles, only the portion of time and pay dedicated to classroom responsibilities is factored into the calculation.

Base average

$51,586

Austin ISD: $51,464

Statewide: $54,122

Beginner

$48,468

Austin ISD: $48,927

Statewide: $47,218

1 to 5 years

$49,373

Austin ISD: $49,451

Statewide: $50,408

6 to 10 years

$49,728

Austin ISD: $49,945

Statewide: $52,786

11 to 20 years

$50,880

Austin ISD: $51,430

Statewide: $56,041

20+ years

$57,220

Austin ISD: $59,003

Statewide: $62,039

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