Merrick Public Schools

Source & Methodology

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Due to Covid-19, standardized testing did not take place during the 2019-2020 academic school year. Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2019 (latest available). Updated annually.
  • All data updated June 2021

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School Districts in Merrick


Bellmore Merrick Central High School District Details

Bellmore Merrick Central High School District
1260 Meadowbrook Rd
North Merrick, NY 11566

5,328 Students enrolled in District

5 Schools in District

11 Students Per Classroom (State average is 12)

Bellmore Merrick Central High School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to New York

(10 is best)

Better than of NY school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.



Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

100 80 60 40 20 0
87%
54%
84%
53%
90%
55%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
District
State

Schools in this District

School Grades
Grand Avenue Middle School
2301 Grand Ave
Bellmore, NY, 11710
07-08
John F Kennedy High School
3000 Bellmore Ave
Bellmore, NY, 11710
09-12
Merrick Avenue Middle School
1870 Merrick Ave
Merrick, NY, 11566
07-08
Sanford H Calhoun High School
1786 State St
Merrick, NY, 11566
09-12
Wellington C Mepham High School
2401 Camp Ave
Bellmore, NY, 11710
09-12

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 79.3% 43.4%
Black 2.4% 17.1%
Hispanic 11.1% 28.6%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 6.6% 9.9%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.6% 1.0%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 13.0% 52.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 11.3% 49.5%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 1.7% 3.3%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $17,574 $94,023,000 56.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,337 $7,152,000 4.3%
Staff $1,025 $5,483,000 3.3%
General Administration $511 $2,734,000 1.6%
School Administration $1,404 $7,512,000 4.5%
Operation $4,781 $25,577,000 15.3%
Transportation $1,314 $7,031,000 4.2%
Other $504 $2,694,000 1.6%
Total Support $10,875 $58,183,000 34.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,761 $14,769,000 8.8%
Total Expenditures $31,210 $166,975,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,803 $23,680,031,000 57.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $635 $1,709,426,000 4.1%
Staff $532 $1,431,891,000 3.4%
General Administration $321 $863,301,000 2.1%
School Administration $609 $1,637,416,000 3.9%
Operation $1,063 $2,858,960,000 6.9%
Transportation $861 $2,315,105,000 5.6%
Other $389 $1,045,208,000 2.5%
Total Support $4,410 $11,861,307,000 28.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,230 $5,998,138,000 14.4%
Total Expenditures $15,443 $41,539,476,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,069 $358,201,987,000 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $716 $36,303,849,544 5.1%
Staff $569 $28,839,133,000 4.1%
General Administration $233 $11,807,269,000 1.7%
School Administration $680 $34,450,660,000 4.8%
Operation $1,094 $55,418,509,000 7.8%
Transportation $494 $25,019,268,456 3.5%
Other $430 $21,796,799,000 3.1%
Total Support $4,216 $213,635,488,000 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,767 $140,198,177,000 19.7%
Total Expenditures $14,052 $712,035,652,000 100.0%

Merrick Union Free School District Details

Merrick Union Free School District
21 Babylon Rd
Merrick, NY 11566

1,512 Students enrolled in District

3 Schools in District

10 Students Per Classroom (State average is 12)

Merrick Union Free School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to New York

(10 is best)

Better than of NY school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.



Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

100 80 60 40 20 0
76%
54%
70%
53%
82%
55%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
District
State

Schools in this District

School Grades
Birch School
2400 Central Pkwy
Merrick, NY, 11566
KG-06
Chatterton School
108 N Merrick Ave
Merrick, NY, 11566
KG-06
Norman J Levy Lakeside School
21 Babylon Rd
Merrick, NY, 11566
KG-06

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 87.1% 43.4%
Black 1.5% 17.1%
Hispanic 7.0% 28.6%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 4.3% 9.9%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.1% 1.0%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 6.4% 52.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.4% 49.5%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 3.3%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $21,762 $31,707,000 69.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $991 $1,444,000 3.1%
Staff $665 $969,000 2.1%
General Administration $716 $1,043,000 2.3%
School Administration $1,135 $1,654,000 3.6%
Operation $1,877 $2,735,000 6.0%
Transportation $819 $1,193,000 2.6%
Other $1,828 $2,663,000 5.8%
Total Support $8,031 $11,701,000 25.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,705 $2,484,000 5.4%
Total Expenditures $31,498 $45,892,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,803 $23,680,031,000 57.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $635 $1,709,426,000 4.1%
Staff $532 $1,431,891,000 3.4%
General Administration $321 $863,301,000 2.1%
School Administration $609 $1,637,416,000 3.9%
Operation $1,063 $2,858,960,000 6.9%
Transportation $861 $2,315,105,000 5.6%
Other $389 $1,045,208,000 2.5%
Total Support $4,410 $11,861,307,000 28.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,230 $5,998,138,000 14.4%
Total Expenditures $15,443 $41,539,476,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,069 $358,201,987,000 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $716 $36,303,849,544 5.1%
Staff $569 $28,839,133,000 4.1%
General Administration $233 $11,807,269,000 1.7%
School Administration $680 $34,450,660,000 4.8%
Operation $1,094 $55,418,509,000 7.8%
Transportation $494 $25,019,268,456 3.5%
Other $430 $21,796,799,000 3.1%
Total Support $4,216 $213,635,488,000 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,767 $140,198,177,000 19.7%
Total Expenditures $14,052 $712,035,652,000 100.0%

North Merrick Union Free School District Details

North Merrick Union Free School District
1057 Merrick Ave
Merrick, NY 11566

1,183 Students enrolled in District

3 Schools in District

15 Students Per Classroom (State average is 12)

North Merrick Union Free School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to New York

(10 is best)

Better than of NY school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.



Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

80 60 40 20 0
67%
54%
59%
53%
75%
55%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
District
State

Schools in this District

School Grades
Camp Avenue School
1712 Merrick Ave
Merrick, NY, 11566
KG-06
Harold D Fayette School
1057 Merrick Ave
North Merrick, NY, 11566
KG-06
Old Mill Road School
1775 Old Mill Rd
Merrick, NY, 11566
KG-06

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 74.4% 43.4%
Black 3.2% 17.1%
Hispanic 14.4% 28.6%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 7.4% 9.9%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.6% 1.0%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 2.5% 52.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 2.2% 49.5%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.3% 3.3%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $17,710 $21,199,000 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,015 $1,215,000 2.9%
Staff $560 $670,000 1.6%
General Administration $1,029 $1,232,000 2.9%
School Administration $1,078 $1,290,000 3.1%
Operation $10,565 $12,646,000 30.2%
Transportation $443 $530,000 1.3%
Other $1,193 $1,428,000 3.4%
Total Support $15,882 $19,011,000 45.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,375 $1,646,000 3.9%
Total Expenditures $34,967 $41,856,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,803 $23,680,031,000 57.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $635 $1,709,426,000 4.1%
Staff $532 $1,431,891,000 3.4%
General Administration $321 $863,301,000 2.1%
School Administration $609 $1,637,416,000 3.9%
Operation $1,063 $2,858,960,000 6.9%
Transportation $861 $2,315,105,000 5.6%
Other $389 $1,045,208,000 2.5%
Total Support $4,410 $11,861,307,000 28.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,230 $5,998,138,000 14.4%
Total Expenditures $15,443 $41,539,476,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,069 $358,201,987,000 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $716 $36,303,849,544 5.1%
Staff $569 $28,839,133,000 4.1%
General Administration $233 $11,807,269,000 1.7%
School Administration $680 $34,450,660,000 4.8%
Operation $1,094 $55,418,509,000 7.8%
Transportation $494 $25,019,268,456 3.5%
Other $430 $21,796,799,000 3.1%
Total Support $4,216 $213,635,488,000 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,767 $140,198,177,000 19.7%
Total Expenditures $14,052 $712,035,652,000 100.0%

School Districts serving Merrick, NY

North Bellmore Union Free School District Bellmore, NY Schools