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Merkel Independent School District
  • MERKEL, TX

Report Card

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

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Merkel Independent School District is an above average, public school district located in MERKEL, TX. It has 1,108 students in grades PK, K-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 11 to 1. According to state test scores, 44% of students are at least proficient in math and 41% in reading.

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1512 S 5TH
MERKEL, TX 79536

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Elementary Schools in Merkel Independent School District

Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
41%
Percent Proficient - Math
44%
Average Graduation Rate
95%
Average SAT
1080
14 responses
Average ACT
22
24 responses

Students

Diversity
grade B+
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
1,108
Free or Reduced Lunch
57.6%

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Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
11:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$44,276
Teachers in First/Second Year
4.1%

Finances

Expenses Per Student
$10,547 / student
National
$12,239
Education Expenses
  • Instruction
    59%
  • Support Services
    36%
  • Other
    5%

Living in the Area

grade B
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade A
  2. Good for Families
    grade C+
  3. Housing
    grade B+
Median Household Income
$44,153
National
$62,843
Median Rent
$633
National
$1,062
Median Home Value
$63,100
National
$217,500

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