Mercedes Isd School District

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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 9 public schools managed by Mercedes Isd School District serving 4,828 students in Edinburg, Texas.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Texas state average of 72%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is less than the state average of 15:1.

Mercedes Isd School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Edinburg Jjaep-southwest Key Program Alternative School
    1313 S 18th St
    Edinburg, TX 78539
    (956)380-3837

    Grades: 9-11 | 4 students
  • Mercedes Mercedes Academic Academy Alternative School
    720 S Mile 1 E
    Mercedes, TX 78570
    (956)514-5076

    Grades: 9-12 | 81 students
  • Mercedes Mercedes Early College Academy Alternative School
    837 S Ohio
    Mercedes, TX 78570
    (956)514-5180

    Grades: 9-12 | 364 students
  • Mercedes Mercedes High School
    1200 S Florida
    Mercedes, TX 78570
    (956)514-2100

    Grades: 9-12 | 1096 students
  • Mercedes Ruben Hinojosa Elementary School
    500 S Rio Rico Rd
    Mercedes, TX 78570
    (956)512-2227

    Grades: PK-5 | 742 students
  • Mercedes Sgt Manuel Chacon Middle School
    801 S Mile 1 E
    Mercedes, TX 78570
    (956)514-2200

    Grades: 6-9 | 653 students
  • Mercedes Sgt William G Harrell Middle School
    2825 N Fm 491
    Mercedes, TX 78570
    (956)514-2300

    Grades: 6-8 | 579 students
  • Mercedes Taylor Elementary School
    900 N Missouri Ave
    Mercedes, TX 78570
    (956)514-2388

    Grades: PK-5 | 624 students
  • Mercedes Travis Elementary School
    1551 S Georgia Ave
    Mercedes, TX 78570
    (956)514-2322

    Grades: PK-5 | 685 students

Overview

School District NameMercedes Isd School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students4,828 students
# of Teachers346 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio14:1
# of Male Students2,461 students
% Male Students
51%
# of Female Students2,367 students
% Female Students
49%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.02
# of American Indian Students5 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students3 students
% Asian Students
n/a
# of Hispanic Students4,752 students
% Hispanic Students
98%
# of Black Students9 students
% Black Students
n/a
# of White Students45 students
% White Students
1%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students14 students
% of Two or more races Students
n/a

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:148
# of Students in Kindergarten:264
# of Students in 1st Grade:302
# of Students in 2nd Grade:311
# of Students in 3rd Grade:337
# of Students in 4th Grade:319
# of Students in 5th Grade:370
# of Students in 6th Grade:407
# of Students in 7th Grade:429
# of Students in 8th Grade:396
# of Students in 9th Grade:448
# of Students in 10th Grade:403
# of Students in 11th Grade:404
# of Students in 12th Grade:290
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Mercedes Isd School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1203 school districts in Texas (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 91% has increased from 88% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (TX)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
74%
78%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
72%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Mercedes Isd School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of TX by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate
91%
89%
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Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $11,293 is higher than the state average of $10,807. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $11,529 is higher than the state average of $11,097. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (TX)
Total Revenue$64 MM$9 MM
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Spending$66 MM$9 MM
This chart display total spending of Mercedes Isd School District and average spending for each school distric in TX by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$11,293$10,807
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Spending / Student$11,529$11,097
This chart display average spending per public school student in Mercedes Isd School District and average spending per public school student in TX by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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Mercedes Isd School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.02, which is lower than the Texas average of 0.41. The most diverse school in the district is Travis Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Texas or national school diversity statistics.