Merquin Elementary School

20316 West Third Ave

Stevinson, CA 95374-0248

Tel: (209)634-4938
Grades: KG-5

148 students

Merquin Elementary School serves 148 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the CA average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 81% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 74%.
Merquin Elementary School operates within the Hilmar Unf School District.

Overview

The student population of 148 students has declined by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 148 students
Gender % 57% Male / 43%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 10 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The school's diversity score of 0.33 is less than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 22:1
Asian
1%
11%
Hispanic
80%
52%
White
19%
26%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.33 0.42
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.
72%
48%
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.
16%
8%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,242 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Hilmar Unf School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
4
Number of Students Managed 2,242 1,667
District Total Revenue $21 MM $19 MM
District Spending $19 MM $18 MM
District Revenue / Student $8,811 $11,099
District Spending / Student $7,855 $10,975
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Colony Basic Skills Alternative High School (4.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Hilmar Middle School (5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Elim Elementary School (5.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • HilmarColony Basic Skills Alternative High School
    Alternative School
    20384 Geer Ave
    HilmarCA 95324
    (209)667-0277
    Alternative School

    4.8 mi | 14 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • HilmarIrwin High (Continuation School)
    Alternative School
    20384 Geer Ave
    HilmarCA 95324
    (209)667-0276
    Alternative School

    4.8 mi | 38 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • HilmarHilmar Middle School
    7528 North Scholar Way
    HilmarCA 95324
    (209)632-8847
    5 mi | 515 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • HilmarElim Elementary School
    7677 North Lander Ave
    HilmarCA 95324
    (209)667-1082
    5.2 mi | 867 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • HilmarHilmar High School
    7807 North Lander Ave
    HilmarCA 95324
    (209)667-5903
    5.3 mi | 660 students | Gr. 9-12                      

School Reviews

  • Recommended November 22, 2010 - My children have been taught below their standard from previous school. There is a lot of bullying in this school. The staff are not very cooperative! There are not a lot of activities held within the school. I could go on and on! - Posted by Parent

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