Mercer International Middle School

  • Mercer International Middle School serves 1,176 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 64% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 51%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 67% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is lower than the Washington state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is higher than the Washington state average of 45%.

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School Overview

  • Mercer International Middle School's student population of 1,176 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 66 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,176 students
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Total Classroom Teachers66 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Mercer International Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Mercer International Middle School is 0.73, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WA)
Overall School Rank#495 out of 2,014 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
51%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:119:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
41%
7%
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Hispanic
18%
23%
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Black
24%
4%
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White
11%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
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Two or more races
6%
8%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Mercer International Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WA.
Diversity Score0.730.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
50%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
17%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSeattle Public s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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