Merrill Middle School



Merrill Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Merrill Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 174
7 195
8 182
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Merrill Middle School is a public elementary school located in Denver, CO in the School District No. 1 in the County of Denver and State of C. It enrolls 551 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 14.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 551
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 39.01

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Merrill Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 308
(56%)
36,843
(51%)
 Female 243
(44%)
35,491
(49%)

Merrill Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 236
(43%)
17,034
(24%)
 Hispanic 198
(36%)
40,653
(56%)
 Black 79
(14%)
9,275
(13%)
 Asian 20
(4%)
2,281
(3%)
 Two or More 13
(2%)
2,516
(3%)
 American Indian 4
(1%)
413
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
162
(0%)

Merrill Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 290
(53%)
43,867
(61%)
 Not Eligible 228
(41%)
22,641
(31%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 33
(6%)
5,826
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Merrill Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (58.6%) is higher than the state average of 44.5%. This may indicate that the area has a higher 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.

Merrill Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 605
2006 618
2007 548
2008 536
2009 525
2010 545
2011 535
2012 505
2013 523
2014 546
2015 551

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.4
2006 16.9
2007 17.4
2008 14.9
2009 13.1
2010 14.3
2011 15.2
2012 16.4
2013 15.8
2014 14.1
2015 14.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.73884297520661
2006 0.77022653721683
2007 0.78467153284672
2008 0.77425373134328
2009 0.79047619047619
2010 0.80366972477064
2011 0.81869158878505
2012 0.75247524752475
2013 0.73613766730402
2014 0.64652014652015
2015 0.58620689655172

Compare Merrill Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,410.0% 14.1:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,610.8% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 44.5%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 58.6%
 

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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 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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