Merkel Elementary Merkel, TX 79536


Merkel Elementary - School Profile

School Directory Information (2019-2020 school year)

Physical Address:
1512 STH 5TH
MERKEL, TX 79536-0430

Mailing Address:
P O BOX 430
MERKEL, TX 79536-0430

Phone: (325) 928-4795


Grade Span: (grades PK - 5)

PK KG 1 2 3 4 5                     
District Name: Merkel Independent School District

Type: Regular
Status: Operational

Charter: No

Supervisory Union #: N/A

School Details (2018-2019 school year)
County: Taylor County
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Locale: Rural, Distant

Magnet: No

Total Students: 561
Classroom Teachers (FTE): 43
Student/Teacher Ratio: 13.1

Enrollment Characteristics (2018-2019 school year)

Enrollment by Grade:

PK KG 1 2 3 4 5
67 88 78 78 78 83 89

Enrollment by Gender:

Male 268
Female 293

Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity:

American Indian or Alaska Native 2
Asian 0
Black or African American 5
Hispanic/Latino 150
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0
Not Specified 0
Two or more races 15
White 389
Direct Certification1:
Free lunch qualified1: 317
Reduced-price lunch qualified1: 53
Note: Details may not add to totals.

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