Mercer Elementary School

2600 Bartels Rd
Cincinnati, OH 45244
10/
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Top 10%
Serving 664 students in grades Kindergarten-6, Mercer Elementary School ranks in the top 10% of all schools in Ohio for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 82% (which is higher than the Ohio state average of 52%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 82% (which is higher than the Ohio state average of 60%).
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Ohio state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Ohio state average of 33% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 664 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 16%
  • : Top 10% in OH
  • : 82% (Top 10%)
  • : 82% (Top 10%)
  • : 90-94% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), OH Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Mercer Elementary School's student population of 664 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-6
Total Students
664 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
36 teachers
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School Rankings

Mercer Elementary School ranks within the top 10% of all 3,241 schools in Ohio (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Mercer Elementary School is 0.29, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.51. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (OH)
#246 out of 3241 schools
(Top 10%)
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82%
52%
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82%
60%
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90-94%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
17:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
5%
7%
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Black
2%
17%
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White
84%
67%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
6%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in Ohio.
0.29
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
16%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
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Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), OH Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Mercer Elementary School's ranking?
Mercer Elementary School is ranked #246 out of 3,241 schools, which ranks it among the top 10% of public schools in Ohio.
What schools are Mercer Elementary School often compared to?
Mercer Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Wilson Elementary School, Ayer Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
82% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 52% OH state average), while 82% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 60% OH state average).
How many students attend Mercer Elementary School?
664 students attend Mercer Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
84% of Mercer Elementary School students are White, 7% of students are Two or more races, 5% of students are Hispanic, 2% of students are Asian, and 2% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Mercer Elementary School?
Mercer Elementary School has a student ration of 18:1, which is higher than the Ohio state average of 17:1.
What grades does Mercer Elementary School offer ?
Mercer Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-6
What school district is Mercer Elementary School part of?
Mercer Elementary School is part of Forest Hills Local School District.
In what neighborhood is Mercer Elementary School located?
Mercer Elementary School is located in the Turpin Hills neighborhood of Cincinnati, OH. There are 1 other public schools located in Turpin Hills.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 664 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 16%
  • : Top 10%
  • : 82% (Top 10%)
  • : 82% (Top 10%)
  • : 90-94% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), OH Dept. of Education

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