Eichold-mertz Elementary School (Closed 2015)

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 17:1.
Minority enrollment was 95% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

School Overview

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

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(13-14)
36%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Eichold-mertz Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Alabama by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(13-14)
16%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Eichold-mertz Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Alabama by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:117:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Eichold-mertz Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Alabama by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
1%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Eichold-mertz Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Hispanic
2%
8%
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Black
91%
33%
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White
5%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Eichold-mertz Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Alabama by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This 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 Score
0.170.59
This chart display the diversity score of Eichold-mertz Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Alabama by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
93%
50%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Eichold-mertz Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
6%
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 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMobile County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Eichold-mertz Elementary School is Acceleration Day And Evening Academy (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Augusta Evans School (2.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Spencerwestlawn Elementary School (1.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Mobile Acceleration Day And Evening Academy Charter School
    Math: 20-29% | Reading: 20-29%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 245 students
    0.9 miles
    3100 Cottage Hill Rd
    Mobile, AL 36606
    (251) 476-0002
    0.9 9-12 245
  • Mobile Spencerwestlawn Elementary School Math: 51% | Reading: 34%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 576 students
    1.4 miles
    3071 Ralston Rd
    Mobile, AL 36606
    (251) 221-1705
    1.4 PK-5 576
  • Mobile Maryvale Elementary School Math: 23% | Reading: 16%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 460 students
    1.5 miles
    1901 N Maryvale St
    Mobile, AL 36605
    (251) 221-1810
    1.5 PK-5 460
  • Mobile Morningside Elementary School Math: 17% | Reading: 15%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 478 students
    1.7 miles
    2700 Greenbrier Dr South
    Mobile, AL 36605
    (251) 221-1540
    1.7 PK-5 478
  • Mobile George Hall Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 411 students
    1.9 miles
    1108 Antwerp St
    Mobile, AL 36605
    (251) 221-1345
    1.9 PK-5 411
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