Merced County Special Education



Merced County Special Education Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Merced County Special Education Students by Grade
PK 0
K 56
1 64
2 37
3 43
4 37
5 35
6 44
7 38
8 33
9 28
10 27
11 24
12 21
UG 71

Merced County Special Education is a public elementary school located in Merced, CA in the Merced County Office of Education School District. It enrolls 558 students in grades 1st through 12th. Merced County Special Education is the 2,693rd largest public school in California and the 16,426th largest nationally. It has 9.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 558
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 9.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 59
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 16,426th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in California: 2,693rd out of 6,171
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 142nd out of 6,159
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 45th out of 6,159

Find Former MCSE Alumni

Merced County Special Education Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 389
(70%)
865
(64%)
 Female 169
(30%)
497
(36%)

Merced County Special Education Students by Ethnicity

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Hispanic 337
(60%)
921
(68%)
 White 142
(25%)
272
(20%)
 Asian 35
(6%)
50
(4%)
 Black 35
(6%)
84
(6%)
 Two or More 6
(1%)
28
(2%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
3
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
4
(0%)

Merced County Special Education Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

Outer ring represents school district
  School District*
 Not Eligible 418
(75%)
619
(45%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 140
(25%)
714
(52%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
29
(2%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,072 ranked schools in California, Merced County Special Education is ranked 4,368th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Merced County Special Education students on free and reduced lunch assistance (25.1%) is significantly lower than the state average of 58.5%. This may indicate that the area has a lower level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Merced County Special Education Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 474
2006 369
2007 490
2008 414
2009 526
2010 554
2011 529
2012 558

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 7.3
2006 6.7
2007 5.8
2008 7.3
2009 9.2
2010 N/A
2011 9.9
2012 9.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.67510548523207
2006 0.86449864498645
2007 0.77142857142857
2008 N/A
2009 0.79087452471483
2010 0.68231046931408
2011 0.51606805293006
2012 0.25089605734767

Compare Merced County Special Education to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
950.0% 9.5:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,096.4% 21.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 25.1%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 58.5%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Merced County Special Education
Merced, CA
Public KG - 12 558 9.5:1  
Don Stowell Elementary
Merced, CA
Public KG - 05 492 23.4:1 1 miles
Leontine Gracey Elementary
Merced, CA
Public KG - 05 565 24.6:1 1 miles
Merced Scholars Charter
Merced, CA
Public 06 - 12 89 27.4:1 1 miles
John C. Fremont Charter
Merced, CA
Public KG - 05 471 23.6:1 1 miles
Merced Montessori School
Merced, CA
Private PK - KG 65 3:1 1 miles
Alicia Reyes Elementary
Merced, CA
Public KG - 05 547 24.9:1 1 miles
Margaret Sheehy Elementary
Merced, CA
Public KG - 05 484 24.2:1 1 miles
Tenaya Middle School
Merced, CA
Public 06 - 08 878 27:1 1 miles
Our Lady of Mercy School
Merced, CA
Private PK - 08 380 27:1 2 miles
John Muir Elementary
Merced, CA
Public KG - 05 503 20.1:1 2 miles
High Schools Elementary Schools

Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

All Rights Reserved. Copyright © 2017. ElementarySchools.org.