Merriam Elementary School (Closed 2005)

  • Merriam Elementary School served 88 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • Minority enrollment was 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was lower than the Illinois state average of 51%.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students88 students
This chart display total students of Merriam Elementary School by year, with the latest 2003-04 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachersn/a
This chart display the total teachers of Merriam Elementary School by year, with the latest 2004-05 school year data.
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Merriam Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2004-2005 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall School Rank--
Student : Teacher Ration/a16:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Merriam Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Illinois by year, with the latest 2003-04 school year data.
Asian
1%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Merriam Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2003-04 school year data.
Hispanic
3%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Merriam Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2003-04 school year data.
Black
1%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Merriam Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2003-04 school year data.
White
95%
49%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Merriam Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2003-04 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Merriam Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.100.68
This chart display the diversity score of Merriam Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Illinois by year, with the latest 2003-04 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
29%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Merriam Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2003-04 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Merriam Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2003-04 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMerriam Community Consolidated 19 School District
Source: 2004-2005 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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