Merkel Elementary School
Merkel Elementary School's student population of 570 students has grown by 105% over five school years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has grown by 66% 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 7,999 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Merkel Elementary School is 0.45, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
|Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data||This School||State Level (TX)|
Overall Testing Rank
|#4683 out of 7999 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
The nearest high school to Merkel Elementary School is Merkel High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Merkel Middle School (0.2 miles away)
- School (Math and Reading Proficiency) 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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