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 47% (majority Black).
Total Classroom Teachers
Students by Grade
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
State Level (AL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)(13-14)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)(13-14)
Student : Teacher Ratio
Two or more races
All Ethnic Groups
Eligible for Free Lunch
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
School Statewide Testing
School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education
Frequently Asked Questions
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
36% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 38% AL state average), while 16% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 42% AL state average).
How many students attend Eichold-mertz Elementary School?
510 students attend Eichold-mertz Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
91% of Eichold-mertz Elementary School students are Black, 5% of students are White, 2% of students are Hispanic, 1% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Eichold-mertz Elementary School?
Eichold-mertz Elementary School has a student ration of 16:1, which is lower than the Alabama state average of 18:1.
What grades does Eichold-mertz Elementary School offer ?
Eichold-mertz Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5
What school district is Eichold-mertz Elementary School part of?
Eichold-mertz Elementary School is part of Mobile County School District.
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