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96%
  • Robert L. Stevenson Elementary School
  • 1450 Martin Blvd, Merritt Island
  • BREVARD
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 483
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
95%
  • Edgewood Jr/sr High School
  • 180 E Merritt Ave, Merritt Island
  • BREVARD
  • Grades: 7 - 12 · Students: 941
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 19:1
72%
  • Thomas Jefferson Middle School
  • 1275 S Courtenay Pkwy, Merritt Island
  • BREVARD
  • Grades: 7 - 8 · Students: 650
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
71%
  • Tropical Elementary School
  • 885 S Courtenay Pkwy, Merritt Island
  • BREVARD
  • Grades: PK - 6 · Students: 736
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
70%
  • Lewis Carroll Elementary School
  • 1 Skyline Blvd, Merritt Island
  • BREVARD
  • Grades: PK - 6 · Students: 620
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
66%
  • Audubon Elementary School
  • 1201 N Banana River Dr, Merritt Island
  • BREVARD
  • Grades: PK - 6 · Students: 646
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
59%
  • Merritt Island High School
  • 100 Mustang Way, Merritt Island
  • BREVARD
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 1,594
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 20:1
59%
  • Mila Elementary School
  • 288 W Merritt Ave, Merritt Island
  • BREVARD
  • Grades: PK - 6 · Students: 496
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 12:1
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Merritt Island school information

IndexMerritt IslandFloridaNational
Average Test Scores73%49%49%
Student/Teacher ratio17:117:116:1
Total public schools93,38879,221
Total private schools61,64024,874
Total post-secondary schools14667,963
The Merritt Island, FL educational system consists of 9 public schools, 6 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools. Merritt Island public schools have average test scores of 73% which is 48% higher than than the Florida average and 48% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Merritt Island public schools is 17:1, compared to 17:1 in Florida and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 89.3% of students have completed 8th grade, 89.0% have completed high school, 32.1% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 2.5% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Merritt Island

IndexMerritt IslandFloridaNational
Completed 8th grade89.3%84.0%84.3%
Completed high school89.0%83.0%83.0%
Completed some college67.2%58.0%59.4%
Completed associate degree45.7%37.4%38.5%
Completed bachelors32.1%27.9%30.3%
Completed masters11.4%10.0%11.5%
Completed professional degree2.5%3.1%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.2%1.1%1.3%

Merritt Island, FL School Districts

Brevard County School District

There are a total of 9 public schools, 6 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools in Merritt Island. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Merritt Island, FL schools is 73%. The average student to teacher ratio is 17:1. In Merritt Island, FL, an average of 89.3% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 89.0% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Merritt Island schools, you can start by sorting the list of schools by proficiency test score, school name or student to teacher ratio. Then you can select the grade levels that you would like to see, these include preschool, elementary, middle school and high school. Next, select the school type from the following options: charter, magnet, title I and title 1. Finally, you are able to filter your results by average proficiency score. Simply select the minimum proficiency score that you would like to see and only schools with that proficiency score or higher will appear on your list of Merritt Island, FL schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Cocoa Beach, FL11,46678%59%
Satellite Beach, FL10,49578%58%
Indian Harbour Beach, FL8,38174%49%
Viera West, FL8,68072%46%
South Patrick Shores, FL6,39867%36%
Merritt Island, FL35,91673%48%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Richfield, MN35,91241%17%
Goldsboro, NC35,92433%32%
Bell, CA35,92724%52%
Leavenworth, KS35,94838%23%
Dunedin, FL35,88261%24%
Merritt Island, FL35,91673%48%
Source: The Merritt Island, FL education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.