Merrick Educational Center



Merrick Educational Center Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Merrick Educational Center Students by Grade
PK 1
K 7
1 12
2 11
3 12
4 19
5 23
6 19
7 26
8 25
9 38
10 48
11 45
12 99

Merrick Educational Center is a public high school of the Dade School District located in Miami, FL. It has 385 students in grades Pre-Kindergarten through 12th. Merrick Educational Center is the 505th largest public high school in Florida and the 12,685th largest nationally.

Total Students: 385
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: -1:1
Full Time Teachers: -1

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Merrick Educational Center Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 214
(56%)
55,834
(50%)
 Female 171
(44%)
55,030
(50%)

Merrick Educational Center Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 274
(71%)
72,591
(65%)
 Black 68
(18%)
26,642
(24%)
 White 36
(9%)
9,814
(9%)
 Asian 4
(1%)
1,388
(1%)
 Two or More 2
(1%)
291
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
24
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
114
(0%)

Merrick Educational Center Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 197
(51%)
66,858
(60%)
 Not Eligible 176
(46%)
34,036
(31%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 12
(3%)
9,970
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Merrick Educational Center is ranked 502nd out of 0 ranked schools in Florida, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Merrick Educational Center students on free and reduced lunch assistance (54.3%) is slightly higher than the state average of 51.0%. 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.

Merrick Educational Center Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 477
2006 408
2007 399
2008 357
2009 392
2010 399
2011 385
2012 385

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 8.2
2006 6.7
2007 6.3
2008 6.5
2009 6.7
2010 6.9
2011 6.8
2012 N/A

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.35849056603774
2006 0.44362745098039
2007 0.36340852130326
2008 0.41736694677871
2009 0.47959183673469
2010 0.4937343358396
2011 0.52207792207792
2012 0.54285714285714

Compare Merrick Educational Center to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
N/A 0.0:1
 
1,602.5% 16.0:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 46.8%
 
State Average 51.0%
 
This School 54.3%
 

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