Merrillville Community School Corp School District

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Overview

School District NameMerrillville Community School Corp School District
School District Websitehttp://www.mvsc.k12.in.us/index.htm
School District Phone Number(219) 650-5300
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (IN)
# of Schools8 Schools1,922 Schools
# of Students6,528 Students1,052,874 Students
# of Teachers380 Teachers60,857 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio17:117:1

District Comparison

  • Merrillville Community School Corp School District, which is ranked within the
    5/
    10
    , bottom 50% of all 373 school districts in Indiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 88% has decreased from 91% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (IN)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
54%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Merrillville Community School Corp  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of IN by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
62%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Merrillville Community School Corp  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of IN by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
88%
86%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Merrillville Community School Corp  School District and public school graduation rate of IN by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.570.51
# of American Indian Students7 Students2,103 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students81 Students25,462 Students
% Asian Students
1%
2%
# of Hispanic Students1,272 Students125,582 Students
% Hispanic Students
20%
12%
# of Black Students4,004 Students132,751 Students
% Black Students
61%
13%
# of White Students831 Students714,936 Students
% White Students
13%
68%
# of Hawaiian Students1 Student802 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students332 Students51,238 Students
% of Two or more races Students
5%
5%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:5418,972
# of Students in Kindergarten:42677,895
# of Students in 1st Grade:43576,250
# of Students in 2nd Grade:48376,421
# of Students in 3rd Grade:47678,682
# of Students in 4th Grade:51680,063
# of Students in 5th Grade:45279,953
# of Students in 6th Grade:47979,149
# of Students in 7th Grade:48278,435
# of Students in 8th Grade:54379,979
# of Students in 9th Grade:51380,524
# of Students in 10th Grade:56180,785
# of Students in 11th Grade:57183,703
# of Students in 12th Grade:53780,464
# of Ungraded Students: - 1,599

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $16,199 is higher than the state average of 13727. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $9,873 is less than the state average of $11,663. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (IN)
Total Revenue$111 MM$7 MM
This chart display total revenue of Merrillville Community School Corp  School District and average revenue for each school distric in IN by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending$68 MM$5 MM
This chart display total spending of Merrillville Community School Corp  School District and average spending for each school distric in IN by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$16,19913727
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Merrillville Community School Corp  School District and average revenue per public school student in IN by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$9,87311663
This chart display average spending per public school student in Merrillville Community School Corp  School District and average spending per public school student in IN by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Merrillville Community School Corp School District Public Schools (2020-21)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • John Wood Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank:
    9/
    10
    , Top 20%
    6100 E 73rd Ave
    Merrillville, IN 46410
    (219) 650-5305

    Grades: PK-4 | 343 students
  • Jonas E Salk Elementary School Math: 62% | Reading: 69%
    Rank:
    7/
    10
    , Top 50%
    3001 W 77th Ave
    Merrillville, IN 46410
    (219) 650-5304

    Grades: K-4 | 636 students
  • Homer Iddings Elementary School Math: 61% | Reading: 68%
    Rank:
    7/
    10
    , Top 50%
    7249 Vanburen St
    Merrillville, IN 46410
    (219) 650-5302

    Grades: K-4 | 595 students
  • Edgar L Miller Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank:
    7/
    10
    , Top 50%
    5901 Waite St
    Merrillville, IN 46410
    (219) 650-5303

    Grades: K-4 | 361 students
  • Merrillville Intermediate School Math: 58% | Reading: 64%
    Rank:
    6/
    10
    , Top 50%
    1400 W 61st Ave
    Merrillville, IN 46410
    (219) 650-5306

    Grades: 5-7 | 932 students
  • Henry P Fieler Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank:
    6/
    10
    , Top 50%
    407 W 61st Ave
    Merrillville, IN 46410
    (219) 650-5301

    Grades: PK-4 | 455 students
  • Pierce Middle School Math: 46% | Reading: 55%
    Rank:
    4/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    199 E 70th Pl
    Merrillville, IN 46410
    (219) 650-5308

    Grades: 7-8 | 1,024 student
  • Merrillville High School Math: 19% | Reading: 50%
    Rank:
    2/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    276 E 68th Pl
    Merrillville, IN 46410
    (219) 650-5307

    Grades: 9-12 | 2,182 students
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