2600 Bartels Rd
Cincinnati, OH 45244
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Mercer Elementary School serves 716 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Mercer Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Ohio for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 85% (which is higher than the Ohio state average of 63%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 78% (which is higher than the Ohio state average of 64%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Ohio state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Ohio state average of 30% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Mercer Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Ohio for:

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School Overview

Mercer Elementary School's student population of 716 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students
716 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
36 teachers
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School Rankings

Mercer Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 3,233 schools in Ohio (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Mercer Elementary School is 0.22, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.48. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (OH)
Overall Testing Rank
#507 out of 3233 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
85%
63%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
78%
64%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
18:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
3%
6%
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Black
2%
17%
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White
88%
70%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.22
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Eligible for Free Lunch
12%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, OH Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Students: 716 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 12%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in OH
  • Math Proficiency
    : 85% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 78% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.22 (Btm 50%)

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