Kate Goodrich Elementary School

505 West 10th St

Merrill, WI 54452-3016

Tel: (715)536-5233
Grades: KG-5

358 students

Kate Goodrich Elementary School serves 358 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the WI average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 5% 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.

Overview

The student population of 358 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 358 students
Kate Goodrich Elementary School Total Students (1999-2013)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 27 teachers
Kate Goodrich Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1999-2013)
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.10 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 13:1 15:1
Kate Goodrich Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1999-2013)
American Indian
1%
1%
Kate Goodrich Elementary School American Indian (2002-2013)
Asian
1%
4%
Black
3%
11%
Kate Goodrich Elementary School Black (2003-2013)
White
95%
72%
Kate Goodrich Elementary School White (1999-2013)
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.
0.10 0.25
Kate Goodrich Elementary School Diversity Score (1999-2013)
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.
48%
35%
Kate Goodrich Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1999-2013)
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%
Kate Goodrich Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,700 students has grown by 19% over five years.
School District Name Merrill Area School District
Number of Schools
Managed
11
3
Number of Students Managed 3,700 902
Merrill Area   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $37 MM $12 MM
District Spending $34 MM $12 MM
District Revenue / Student $11,822 $12,827
Merrill Area   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,145 $12,642
Merrill Area   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

Nearby 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 Students Grades
  • MerrillPrairie River Middle School
    106 North Polk St
    MerrillWI 54452
    (715)536-9593
    0.7 mi | 560 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • MerrillMerrill Adult Diploma Academy
    Alternative School
    Charter School
    1101 North Mill St
    MerrillWI 54452
    (715)536-1431
    Alternative School
    Charter School

    0.9 mi | 11 students | Gr. 12                      
  • MerrillJefferson Elementary School
    1914 Jackson St
    MerrillWI 54452
    (715)536-5432
    1.4 mi | 279 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • MerrillWashington Elementary School
    1900 East 6th St
    MerrillWI 54452
    (715)536-2373
    1.6 mi | 318 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • MerrillBridges Virtual Academy
    Charter School
    1111 North Sales St
    MerrillWI 54452
    (715)536-9593
    Charter School

    1.7 mi | 456 students | Gr. PK-12                      

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