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Merkel High School

  Met Standard   (Based on 2017 STAAR Data)
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Merkel High School

School Summary
Merkel High School is located at 2000 S 7TH ST, MERKEL, TX, 79536-0430. The school is part of MERKEL ISD.
To contact the school, call (325) 928-4667 ext:1500.

Teachers
Merkel High School employs 33 teachers, who have been with the school an average of 6 years. The teachers average 12 years of experience in teaching. The school currently has 281 students with a student to teacher ratio of 8.60 S/T. The special education division has 3 teachers assisting it. Merkel High School also employs 6 education aids.
Enrollment 281
Is Charter No
School District: MERKEL ISD
Phone Number: (325) 928-4667 ext:1500
Address: 2000 S 7TH ST ,
MERKEL , 79536-0430 Directions
County: taylor county
Accountability Rating of Merkel High School: Met Standard
 
Grade Span 09 - 12
Principal CASEY HODGES
Website Click to view

Accountability

Rating of Merkel High School

3 / 4

Performance
Index


School Index Required
Student Achievement 73 60 21.67%
Student Progress 14 17 -17.65%
Closing Performance Gaps 38 30 26.67%
Post-secondary Readiness 77 60 28.33%

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Distinction
Designations


 

Read/ELA
Mathematic
Science
Social Studies
Top 25% Student Progress
Post-secondary
Top 25% Closing Performance Gaps

Merkel High School Student / Staff

Statistics

Student Statistics

Racial/Ethnic Group Number Percent
African American 6 2.14 %
Hispanic 73 25.98 %
White 190 67.62 %
Asian 0 0.00 %
Native American 3 1.07 %
Two or More Races 8 2.85 %
Total Students 281 100.00%
Economically Disadvantaged 151 53.74 %
Limited English Proficiency 3 1.07 %
 
Program Number Percent
Bilingual 3 1.07 %
Gifted & Talented 28 9.96 %
Special Education 32 11.39 %
Teacher Student Ratio   8.60 S/T

Staff Statistics

Experience Number Percent
Over 20 years 5 15.60%
10 - 20 years 12 35.47%
6 - 10 years 7 21.71%
1- 5 years 7 21.41%
Beginning Teacher 2 5.81%
Teacher Experience Average 11.60 yrs  
Teacher Tenure Average 6.30 yrs  
 
Teacher Type Number Percent
Total Teachers 33 100.00%
Female Teachers 15 46.18%
Male Teachers 18 53.82%
School Admin 1  
School Support 2  
Edu Aids 6  
Special Education 3  

Merkel High School 2017 STAAR

Statistics

Group All Subjects Read Math Science SocStudies Writing      
ALL 73 % 54 % 71 % 83 % 92 % . %
African American 59 % * % * % * % * % . %
Hispanic 67 % 36 % 77 % 87 % 91 % . %
White 76 % 61 % 69 % 85 % 92 % . %
Asian . % . % . % . % . % . %
Two or More Races 75 % * % * % * % * % . %
Economically Disadvantaged 66 % 45 % 70 % 76 % 86 % . %
Male Students 68 % 49 % 68 % 79 % 90 % . %
Female Students 81 % 64 % 75 % 90 % 94 % . %
Special Education 32 % * % 38 % * % 64 % . %
Limited English Proficiency * % . % . % . % * % . %

Merkel High School Class of 2016

Graduates

Standardized Test

Graduation

Group % Tested SAT Avg ACT Avg Abv Criteria   Read Ready Math Ready Both Ready Graduated GED Cont. Dropout
ALL 49.4 1399 19.4 7.3   35.8 34.5 24.5 88.5 1.1 2.3 8
African American * . * *   * * * * * * *
Hispanic 56.3 * 16.6 0   22.2 20 11.1 82.4 0 0 17.6
White 46.2 1475 19.8 6.7   35.7 34.9 23.8 89.7 1.5 2.9 5.9
Asian . . . .   . . . . . . .
Two or More Races . . . .   . . . . . . .
Male Students 60 1369 19.8 11.1   30 40 25 85.3 2.9 0 11.8
Female Students 43.4 1434 19.1 4.3   39.4 31.4 24.2 90.6 0 3.8 5.7
Special Education n/a n/a n/a n/a   * * * 100 0 0 0
Eco Disadvantaged n/a n/a n/a n/a   42.1 36.8 31.6 81.4 0 4.7 14

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