Mercer, PA
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Mercer 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:
  • Test data: Reflects 2015 – 2016 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

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Mercer Area Sd School District Details

Mercer Area Sd School District
545 W Butler St
Mercer, PA 16137

1,191 Students enrolled in District

3 Schools in District

14 Students Per Classroom (State average is 15)

Mercer Area Sd School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Pennsylvania

(10 is best)

Better than of PA 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)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools in this District

School Grades
Mercer Area Elementary School
301 Lamor Rd
Mercer, PA, 16137
KG-06
Mercer Area Middle School
545 W Butler Street
Mercer, PA, 16137
07-08
Mercer Area High School
545 W Butler St
Mercer, PA, 16137
09-12

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 98.4% 70.4%
Black 0.3% 15.5%
Hispanic 0.6% 10.3%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.6% 3.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.1%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 38.9% 44.9%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 33.6% 40.5%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.3% 4.5%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,778 $8,411,498 52.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $496 $615,536 3.9%
Staff $361 $448,001 2.8%
General Administration $467 $579,547 3.6%
School Administration $492 $610,572 3.8%
Operation $961 $1,192,601 7.5%
Transportation $866 $1,074,706 6.8%
Other $134 $166,294 1.0%
Total Support $3,778 $4,688,498 29.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,250 $2,792,250 17.6%
Total Expenditures $12,806 $15,892,246 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,735 $13,390,566,678 48.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $633 $1,096,074,070 4.0%
Staff $390 $675,482,850 2.4%
General Administration $340 $588,134,805 2.1%
School Administration $601 $1,040,616,999 3.8%
Operation $1,301 $2,252,963,601 8.1%
Transportation $707 $1,223,364,484 4.4%
Other $411 $711,703,639 2.6%
Total Support $4,383 $7,588,310,408 27.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,905 $6,759,769,940 24.4%
Total Expenditures $16,023 $27,738,692,185 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,487 $324,898,990,964 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $587 $29,383,130,681 4.7%
Staff $483 $24,167,878,083 3.8%
General Administration $205 $10,285,419,511 1.6%
School Administration $601 $30,113,641,000 4.8%
Operation $1,035 $51,821,442,969 8.2%
Transportation $475 $23,793,258,876 3.8%
Other $376 $18,849,723,887 3.0%
Total Support $3,762 $188,414,761,533 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,296 $114,973,102,384 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,545 $628,286,465,973 100.0%

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