Merritt Brown Middle School



Merritt Brown Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Merritt Brown Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 286
7 272
8 249
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Merritt Brown Middle School is a public elementary school located in Panama City, FL in the Bay School District. It enrolls 807 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 15.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 807
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 53

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Merritt Brown Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 431
(53%)
10,331
(51%)
 Female 376
(47%)
9,790
(49%)

Merritt Brown Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 704
(87%)
14,628
(73%)
 Black 33
(4%)
2,987
(15%)
 Hispanic 30
(4%)
1,051
(5%)
 Two or More 30
(4%)
951
(5%)
 Asian 9
(1%)
419
(2%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
73
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
12
(0%)

Merritt Brown Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 405
(50%)
10,420
(52%)
 Not Eligible 312
(39%)
7,827
(39%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 90
(11%)
1,874
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Merritt Brown Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (61.3%) is slightly lower than the state average of 61.9%. 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.

Merritt Brown Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 887
2006 825
2007 830
2008 809
2009 816
2010 766
2011 763
2012 807

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.7
2006 15.3
2007 15.4
2008 12.9
2009 14.7
2010 16.5
2011 16.3
2012 15.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.45885005636979
2006 0.48
2007 0.44939759036145
2008 0.48084054388133
2009 0.55269607843137
2010 0.57963446475196
2011 0.55570117955439
2012 0.61338289962825

Compare Merritt Brown Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,380.9% 13.8:1
 
1,520.0% 15.2:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 61.3%
 
State Average 61.9%
 

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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 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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