Murray school information

IndexMurrayUtahNational
Average Test Scores41%42%49%
Student/Teacher ratio20:121:116:1
Total public schools1280279,221
Total private schools211224,874
Total post-secondary schools5797,963
The Murray, UT educational system consists of 12 public schools, 2 private schools and 5 post-secondary schools. Murray public schools have average test scores of 41% which is 2% lower than than the Utah average and 16% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Murray public schools is 20:1, compared to 21:1 in Utah and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 89.9% of students have completed 8th grade, 89.7% have completed high school, 31.0% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 3.2% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Murray are 16% lower than the national average.
  • There are approximately 12 public schools in Murray.
  • 89.9% of people in Murray have completed 8th grade.
  • 89.7% of people in Murray have completed high school.
  • 31.0% of people in Murray have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Murray

IndexMurrayUtahNational
Completed 8th grade89.9%89.1%84.3%
Completed high school89.7%88.6%83.0%
Completed some college69.4%68.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree41.1%41.4%38.5%
Completed bachelors31.0%31.7%30.3%
Completed masters11.2%10.7%11.5%
Completed professional degree3.2%3.1%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.3%1.4%1.3%

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Alpine, UT10,12956%13%
Draper, UT46,39956%13%
Holladay, UT30,79355%13%
Sandy, UT93,14153%8%
Cottonwood Heights, UT34,27452%6%
Murray, UT48,83441%16%

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Sheboygan, WI48,81341%17%
Bedford, TX48,86485%73%
McLean, VA48,86795%92%
Huntington, WV48,73535%29%
Cypress, CA48,97867%36%
Murray, UT48,83441%16%
Source: The Murray, UT education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.