PROFICIENCY 50% 4% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
39%MINNEAPOLIS PUBLIC SCHOOL DIST.
9%Minneapolis
52%Minnesota

Merc is a school servicing grades 9 to 12 and is located in the district of "MINNEAPOLIS PUBLIC SCHOOL DIST." in Minneapolis, MN. There are a total of 62 students and 5 teachers at Merc, for a student to teacher ratio of 13 to 1. There are a total of 41 free lunch students and 0 reduced lunch students.

Merc has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 50.0%, which is 4% lower than the Minnesota average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students62
Teachers5.04
Student/Teacher ratio13:1
Free lunch41
Reduced lunch0

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollment0
Taking some courses0
Taking some courses (not tests)0
Passing some courses0
Passing no courses0

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Merc, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All< 50%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School< 50%

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All< 50%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School< 50%

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Merc race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictMinnesotaNational
Caucasian 15.9% 32.2% 70.9% 51.1%
African American 49.2% 35.9% 9.6% 15.9%
Asian 3.2% 7.1% 6.3% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 25.4% 18.7% 8.0% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 3.2% 3.9% 1.8% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.2% 0.1% 0.4%
Multiracial 3.2% 2.1% 3.2% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Whittier International42%0.1Minneapolis, MN
Jefferson Elementary17%0.6Minneapolis, MN
Mps Metro C50%0.7Minneapolis, MN
Hennepin Elementary School50%0.7Minneapolis, MN
Downtown Campus25%0.7Minneapolis, MN
Emerson Elementary38%0.8Minneapolis, MN
Augsburg Fairview Academy20%0.9Minneapolis, MN
Lyndale Elementary50%1.0Minneapolis, MN
Andersen Community18%1.2Minneapolis, MN
Green Central Park Elementary19%1.2Minneapolis, MN
Kenwood Elementary62%1.3Minneapolis, MN
Center School35%1.5Minneapolis, MN

Minneapolis demographics profile

StatisticMinneapolisMinnesotaNational
Population404,6705,450,868318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)7,4946291
Median age31.937.837.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)38%58%55%
Speak English79%89%79%
Speak Spanish8%4%13%

Education level achieved in Minneapolis

IndexMinneapolisMinnesotaNational
Completed 8th grade87.1%90.5%84.3%
Completed high school86.1%89.5%83.0%
Completed some college72.5%66.9%59.4%
Completed associate degree54.7%45.2%38.5%
Completed bachelors47.7%34.2%30.3%
Completed masters18.6%11.5%11.5%
Completed professional degree6.2%3.5%3.3%
Completed doctorate2.3%1.4%1.3%
Source: The Merc data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.