Merrill High School

5.00 5 1 (2 reviews)
1201 North Sales St

Merrill, WI 54452-3197

Tel: (715)536-4594
Grades 9-12
948 students
Merrill High School serves 948 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the WI average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 28%.
Merrill High School operates within the Merrill Area School District.
Merrill Area School District's 98% graduation rate is higher than the WI state average of 95%.

School Overview

The student population of 948 students has declined by 13% over five years.
The teacher population of 55 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 948 students
Merrill High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Merrill High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 55 teachers
Merrill High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Merrill High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.05 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 17:1 16:1
Merrill High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
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.
0.05 0.25
Merrill High School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
31%
36%
Merrill High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2014)
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.
5%
6%
Merrill High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

Merrill Area School District's student population of 3,515 students has grown by 14% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 98% has decreased from 100% over five years.
The revenue/student of $12,535 in this district is less than the state average of $13,583. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $12,064 is less than the state average of $13,316. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat 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 (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 98% 95%
Merrill Area   School District Graduation Rate (1997-2014)
District Total Revenue $37 MM $12 MM
Merrill Area   School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $36 MM $12 MM
Merrill Area   School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $12,535 $13,583
Merrill Area   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $12,064 $13,316
Merrill Area   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
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 Bridges Virtual Academy (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Bridges Virtual Academy (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Pine River School For Young Learners (prsyl) (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • MerrillPine River School For Young Learners (prsyl)
    Grades: PK | 213 students
    0 miles
    W4165 Hwy 64
    MerrillWI 54452
    (715)536-2392
    0PK213
  • MerrillBridges Virtual AcademyCharter School
    Grades: PK-12 | 755 students
    0.1 miles
    1201 North Sales St
    MerrillWI 54452
    (715)536-9593
    0.1PK-12755
  • MerrillWashington Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 308 students
    0.4 miles
    1900 East 6th St
    MerrillWI 54452
    (715)536-2373
    0.4KG-5308
  • MerrillMerrill Adult Diploma AcademyAlternative School
    Charter School
    Grades: 10-12 | 6 students
    0.8 miles
    1101 North Mill St
    MerrillWI 54452
    (715)536-1431
    0.810-126
  • MerrillPrairie River Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 552 students
    1.5 miles
    106 North Polk St
    MerrillWI 54452
    (715)536-9593
    1.56-8552

School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (2 reviews)
5.0  2/28/2012
It doesn't say when the school is bulit, but it should. Otherwise its a good school.
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5.0  11/4/2007
I am a student at Merrill Senior High School, and i must say that the way they run there school is greater than any school i attended. they do there best to make their school a safe enviroment for students, and offer alot of activities for us students to enjoy. i strongly recomend would recomend this school.
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