Eichold-mertz Elementary School (Closed 2017)

2815 Government Blvd
Mobile, AL 36606
(School attendance zone shown in map)
  • Eichold-mertz Elementary School served 510 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math was 36% (which was lower than the Alabama state average of 38%) for the 2013-14 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts was 16% (which was lower than the Alabama state average of 42%) for the 2013-14 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 was lower than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 95% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Alabama state average of 45%.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students510 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AL)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
38%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
16%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:118:1
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
3%
7%
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Black
91%
33%
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White
5%
55%
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Two or more races
1%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Eichold-mertz Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AL.
Diversity Score0.170.34
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Eligible for Free Lunch
92%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Eichold-mertz Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMobile County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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