Merrill High School

5.00 5 1 (2 reviews)
Tel: (715)536-4594
  • Merrill High School serves 884 students in grades 9-12.
  • Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 29%.
  • Merrill High School operates within the Merrill Area School District.
  • Merrill Area School District's 98% graduation rate is higher than the WI state average of 95%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 884 students has declined by 16% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 884 students
Merrill High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Merrill High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers n/a
Merrill High School Total Teachers (1989-2013)
Students by Grade Merrill High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The school's diversity score of 0.06 is less than the state average of 0.26. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (WI) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio n/a n/a
Merrill High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Merrill High School American Indian Students (1995-2008)
Asian
n/a
4%
Merrill High School Asian Students (1991-2014)
Hispanic
2%
11%
Merrill High School Black Students (1995-2015)
Black
1%
10%
Merrill High School Black Students (2012-2015)
White
97%
71%
Merrill High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Merrill High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Merrill High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown WI All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.06 0.26
Merrill High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
31%
36%
Merrill High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
7%
5%
Merrill High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Merrill Area School District's student population of 3,431 students has grown by 15% over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 98% has decreased from 99% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,369 in this district is less than the state average of $14,435. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,484 is less than the state average of $14,598. The district spending/student has declined by 5% over four years.
School District Name Merrill Area School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
3
Number of Students Managed 3,431 850
Merrill Area School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 98% 95%
Merrill Area School District Graduation Rate (1996-2010)
District Total Revenue $40 MM $12 MM
Merrill Area School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $37 MM $12 MM
Merrill Area School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $11,369 $14,435
Merrill Area School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,484 $14,598
Merrill Area School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

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School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (2 reviews)
5  2/28/2012
It doesn't say when the school is bulit, but it should. Otherwise its a good school.
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5  11/4/2007
I am a student at Merrill Senior High School, and i must say that the way they run there school is greater than any school i attended. they do there best to make their school a safe enviroment for students, and offer alot of activities for us students to enjoy. i strongly recomend would recomend this school.
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