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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 8 public schools managed by Merrill Area School District serving 2,636 students in Merrill, Wisconsin.
  • Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the Wisconsin state average of 30%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the state average of 15:1.

Merrill Area School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Merrill Jefferson Elementary School
    1914 Jackson St
    Merrill, WI 54452
    (715)536-5432

    Grades: K-5 | 257 students
  • Merrill Kate Goodrich Elementary School
    505 W 10th St
    Merrill, WI 54452
    (715)536-5233

    Grades: K-5 | 403 students
  • Athens Maple Grove School Charter School
    290 County Road F
    Athens, WI 54411
    (715)536-7684

    Grades: K-5 | 78 students
  • Merrill Merrill Adult Diploma Academy Alternative School
    Charter School
    1101 N Mill St
    Merrill, WI 54452
    (715)536-1431

    Grades: 10-12 | 17 students
  • Merrill Merrill High School
    1201 N Sales St
    Merrill, WI 54452
    (715)536-4594

    Grades: 9-12 | 832 students
  • Merrill Pine River School For Young Learners (prsyl)
    W4165 Highway 64
    Merrill, WI 54452
    (715)536-2392

    Grades: PK | 198 students
  • Merrill Prairie River Middle School
    106 N Polk St
    Merrill, WI 54452
    (715)536-9593

    Grades: 6-8 | 550 students
  • Merrill Washington Elementary School
    1900 E 6th St
    Merrill, WI 54452
    (715)536-2373

    Grades: K-5 | 301 students

Overview

School District NameMerrill Area School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students2,636 students
# of Teachers179 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio15:1
# of Male Students1,336 students
% Male Students
51%
# of Female Students1,300 students
% Female Students
49%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.11
# of American Indian Students10 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students8 students
% Asian Students
n/a
# of Hispanic Students44 students
% Hispanic Students
2%
# of Black Students34 students
% Black Students
1%
# of White Students2,491 students
% White Students
94%
# of Hawaiian Students6 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students43 students
% of Two or more races Students
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:198
# of Students in Kindergarten:143
# of Students in 1st Grade:175
# of Students in 2nd Grade:167
# of Students in 3rd Grade:187
# of Students in 4th Grade:176
# of Students in 5th Grade:191
# of Students in 6th Grade:165
# of Students in 7th Grade:204
# of Students in 8th Grade:181
# of Students in 9th Grade:222
# of Students in 10th Grade:218
# of Students in 11th Grade:177
# of Students in 12th Grade:232
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Merrill Area School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 439 school districts in Wisconsin (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 94% has increased from 86% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (WI)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
43%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Merrill Area School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of WI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Merrill Area School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of WI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate
94%
87%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Merrill Area School District and public school graduation rate of WI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $11,210 in this school district is less than the state average of $14,923. The school district revenue/student has grown by 5% over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $10,789 is less than the state average of $14,711. The school district spending/student has grown by 5% over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (WI)
Total Revenue$37 MM$12 MM
This chart display total revenue of Merrill Area School District and average revenue for each school distric in WI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$36 MM$12 MM
This chart display total spending of Merrill Area School District and average spending for each school distric in WI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$11,210$14,923
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Merrill Area School District and average revenue per public school student in WI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$10,789$14,711
This chart display average spending per public school student in Merrill Area School District and average spending per public school student in WI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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Did You Know?
Merrill Area School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.11, which is lower than the Wisconsin average of 0.28. The most diverse school in the district is Jefferson Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Wisconsin or national school diversity statistics.