Merrillville Community School Corp School District
For the 2021 school year, there are 2 public preschools serving 798 students in Merrillville Community School Corp School District. The top ranked public preschools in Merrillville Community School Corp School District are John Wood Elementary School and Henry P Fieler Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public preschools in Merrillville Community School Corp School District have an average math proficiency score of 65% (versus the Indiana public pre school average of 58%), and reading proficiency score of 63% (versus the 60% statewide average). This district's average pre testing ranking is 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public pre schools in Indiana.
Minority enrollment is 83% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Indiana public preschool average of 33% (majority Hispanic and Black).
|School District Name||Merrillville Community School Corp School District|
|School District Website||http://www.mvsc.k12.in.us/index.htm|
|School District Phone Number||(219) 650-5300|
|School District Grades Offered||PK - 12|
|2017-2018 School Year Data||This School District||This State (IN)|
|# of Schools||2 Schools||446 Schools|
|# of Students||798 Students||190,875 Students|
|# of Teachers||46 Teachers||10,394 Teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||17:1||18:1|
Merrillville Community School Corp School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 157 school districts in Indiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 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 Data||This School District||State Average (IN)|
Overall Testing Rank
|#226 out of 373 school districts|
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
Students by Ethnicity:
|# of American Indian Students||n/a||343 Students|
|% American Indian Students||n/a||n/a|
|# of Asian Students||16 Students||6,286 Students|
|% Asian Students|
|# of Hispanic Students||161 Students||25,172 Students|
|% Hispanic Students|
|# of Black Students||433 Students||20,780 Students|
|% Black Students|
|# of White Students||138 Students||127,943 Students|
|% White Students|
|# of Hawaiian Students||1 Student||174 Students|
|% of Hawaiian Students||n/a||n/a|
|# of Two or more races Students||49 Students||10,177 Students|
|% of Two or more races Students|
Students by Grade:
|# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:||54||18,504|
|# of Students in Kindergarten:||161||32,085|
|# of Students in 1st Grade:||148||29,252|
|# of Students in 2nd Grade:||160||28,336|
|# of Students in 3rd Grade:||144||26,237|
|# of Students in 4th Grade:||131||25,885|
|# of Students in 5th Grade:||-||21,534|
|# of Students in 6th Grade:||-||7,615|
|# of Students in 7th Grade:||-||835|
|# of Students in 8th Grade:||-||319|
|# of Students in 9th Grade:||-||64|
|# of Students in 10th Grade:||-||64|
|# of Students in 11th Grade:||-||60|
|# of Students in 12th Grade:||-||60|
|# of Ungraded Students:||-||25|
Fiscal Data Comparison
The revenue/student of $14,357 is higher than the state median of $11,838. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $12,128 is higher than the state median of $10,933. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
|Definition of Terms 2016-2017||This School District||This State (IN)|
|Total Revenue||$94 MM||$16 MM|
|Spending||$79 MM||$15 MM|
|Revenue / Student||$14,357||$11,838|
|Revenue / Student||$12,128||$10,933|
Merrillville Community School Corp School District Public Preschools (2021)
- School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
- Rank: #11.6100 E 73rd Ave
Merrillville, IN 46410
Grades: PK-4 | 343 students
- Rank: #22.407 W 61st Ave
Merrillville, IN 46410
Grades: PK-4 | 455 students
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