Kate Goodrich Elementary School

505 West 10th St

Merrill, WI 54452-3016

Tel: (715)536-5233
Grades KG-5
341 students
Kate Goodrich Elementary School serves 341 students in grades KG - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the WI average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 28%.
Kate Goodrich Elementary School operates within the Merrill Area School District.

School Overview

The student population of 341 students has declined by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 341 students
Kate Goodrich Elementary School Total Students (1999-2014)
Gender % Kate Goodrich Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 29 teachers
Kate Goodrich Elementary School Total Teachers (1999-2014)
Students by Grade Kate Goodrich Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.12 is less than the state average of 0.25. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (WI) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 16:1
Kate Goodrich Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1999-2014)
American Indian
1%
1%
Kate Goodrich Elementary School American Indian Students (2002-2014)
Black
4%
10%
Kate Goodrich Elementary School Black Students (2003-2014)
White
94%
72%
Kate Goodrich Elementary School White Students (1999-2014)
Two or more races
1%
2%
Kate Goodrich Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Kate Goodrich Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown WI All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.12 0.25
Kate Goodrich Elementary School Diversity Score (1999-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
50%
36%
Kate Goodrich Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1999-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
7%
6%
Kate Goodrich Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,515 students has grown by 13% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $12,535 is less than the state average of $13,583. The district revenue/student has grown by 15% over four years.
The district spending/student of $12,064 is less than the state average of $13,316. The district spending/student has grown by 16% over four years.
School District Name Merrill Area School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
3
Number of Students Managed 3,515 882
Merrill Area   School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $37 MM $12 MM
Merrill Area   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $36 MM $12 MM
Merrill Area   School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $12,535 $13,583
Merrill Area   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $12,064 $13,316
Merrill Area   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Merrill Adult Diploma Academy (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Prairie River Middle School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Jefferson Elementary School (1.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • MerrillPrairie River Middle School
    0.7 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 552 students106 North Polk St
    MerrillWI 54452
    (715)536-9593
    0.76-8552
  • MerrillMerrill Adult Diploma Academy
    Alternative School
    Charter School
    0.9 miles | Grades: 10-12 | 6 students1101 North Mill St
    MerrillWI 54452
    (715)536-1431
    0.910-126
  • MerrillJefferson Elementary School
    1.4 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 285 students1914 Jackson St
    MerrillWI 54452
    (715)536-5432
    1.4KG-5285
  • MerrillWashington Elementary School
    1.6 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 308 students1900 East 6th St
    MerrillWI 54452
    (715)536-2373
    1.6KG-5308
  • MerrillBridges Virtual Academy
    Charter School
    1.7 miles | Grades: PK-12 | 755 students1201 North Sales St
    MerrillWI 54452
    (715)536-9593
    1.7PK-12755

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