Merkel H S Merkel, TX 79536


Merkel H S - School Profile

School Directory Information (2019-2020 school year)

Physical Address:
2000 S 7TH ST
MERKEL, TX 79536-0430

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

Phone: (325) 928-4667


Grade Span: (grades 9 - 12)

                           9 10 11 12
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: 307
Classroom Teachers (FTE): 33
Student/Teacher Ratio:  9.2

Enrollment Characteristics (2018-2019 school year)

Enrollment by Grade:

9 10 11 12
96 88 60 63

Enrollment by Gender:

Male 160
Female 147

Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity:

American Indian or Alaska Native 0
Asian 0
Black or African American 8
Hispanic/Latino 79
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0
Not Specified 0
Two or more races 8
White 212
Direct Certification1:
Free lunch qualified1: 139
Reduced-price lunch qualified1: 30
Note: Details may not add to totals.

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Nearby Public Schools (within a 15-mile radius)

Merkel Middle, TX (< 0.1 mile)
Merkel Elementary, TX (< 0.1 mile)
Trent Independent School District, TX (6.6 miles WNW)
Dyess Elementary, TX (12.8 miles ESE)
Clack Middle, TX (13.6 miles E)
Bassetti Elementary, TX (13.8 miles ESE)
Reagan Elementary, TX (13.8 miles E)
Lee Elementary, TX (14.3 miles E)
Bonham Elementary, TX (14.5 miles E)
Austin Elementary, TX (15 miles ESE)

Nearby Private Schools (within a 15-mile radius)

St. Johns Episcopal School, TX (13.8 miles E)

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