Edward C. Merlo Institute Of Environmental Studies

  • Edward C. Merlo Institute Of Environmental Studies serves 199 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤10% (which is lower than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20-29% (which is lower than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Edward C. Merlo Institute Of Environmental Studies placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 77%.

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School Overview

  • Edward C. Merlo Institute Of Environmental Studies's student population of 199 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 11 teachers has grown by 22% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students199 students
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Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Edward C. Merlo Institute Of Environmental Studies is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9,584 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 24:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Edward C. Merlo Institute Of Environmental Studies is 0.17, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#8688 out of 9584 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤10%
38%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)20-29%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:123:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
2%
12%
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Hispanic
91%
54%
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Black
4%
5%
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White
2%
23%
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Diversity Score0.170.64
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Graduation Rate≥90%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
87%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameStockton Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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