Merkel Elementary School
- Merkel Elementary School's student population of 570 students has grown by 83% over five school years.
- The teacher population of 40 teachers has grown by 53% over five school years.
|Grades Offered||Grades Prekindergarten-5|
|Total Students||570 students|
|Total Classroom Teachers||40 teachers|
|Students by Grade|
- Merkel Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 7,953 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
- The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 12:1 over five school years.
|Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data||This School||State Level (TX)|
|Overall School Rank (16-17)||#5551 out of 7953 schools|
|Math Test Scores (% Proficient)|
|Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||14:1||15:1|
|Two or more races|
|All Ethnic Groups|
|Eligible for Free Lunch|
|Eligible for Reduced Lunch|
|School Statewide Testing||View Education Department Test Scores|
|School District Name||Merkel Independent School District|
Nearby Public Schools
- School Location Miles Grades Students
- Merkel Merkel High School Grades: 9-12 | 314 students
2000 S 7th St
Merkel, TX 79536
(325)928-4667 0.2 9-12 314
- Merkel Merkel Middle School Grades: 6-8 | 284 students
Merkel, TX 79536
(325)928-5511 0.2 6-8 284
- Trent Trent Independent School District Grades: PK-12 | 165 students
12821 E Interstate 20
Trent, TX 79561
(325)862-6125 6.9 PK-12 165
- Dyess Afb Dyess Elementary School Grades: PK-5 | 549 students
Dyess Afb, TX 79607
(325)690-3795 12.5 PK-5 549
- Abilene Reagan Elementary School Grades: K-5 | 411 students
5340 Hartford St
Abilene, TX 79605
(325)690-3627 12.8 K-5 411
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