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Mercedes Independent School District
  • MERCEDES, TX

Report Card

grade C+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade C+
  2. Diversity
    grade C minus
  3. Teachers
    grade A minus
  4. College Prep
    grade C+
  5. Clubs & Activities
    grade C+
  6. Health & Safety
    grade B
  7. Administration
    grade B+
  8. Sports
    grade B minus
  9. Food
    grade C+
  10. Resources & Facilities
    grade B+

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Mercedes Independent School District is a public school district located in MERCEDES, TX. It has 4,941 students in grades PK, K-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 14 to 1. According to state test scores, 38% of students are at least proficient in math and 31% in reading.

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
31%
Percent Proficient - Math
38%
Average Graduation Rate
89%
Average SAT
1060
16 responses
Average ACT
21
206 responses

Students

Diversity
grade C minus
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
4,941
Free or Reduced Lunch
89.6%

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Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
14:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$49,641
Teachers in First/Second Year
11.1%

Finances

Expenses Per Student
$12,254 / student
National
$12,239
Education Expenses
  • Instruction
    55%
  • Support Services
    38%
  • Other
    7%

Living in the Area

grade C+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade A
  2. Good for Families
    grade C+
  3. Housing
    grade B minus
Median Household Income
$34,677
National
$62,843
Median Rent
$574
National
$1,062
Median Home Value
$71,000
National
$217,500

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