Mercer Island, WA
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Mercer Island 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 Island School District Details

Mercer Island School District
4160 86 Th Ave Se
Mercer Island, WA 98040

4,446 Students enrolled in District

5 Schools in District

19 Students Per Classroom (State average is 18)

Mercer Island School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Washington

(10 is best)

Better than of WA 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
Islander Middle School
8225 Se 72 Nd
Mercer Island, WA, 98040
06-08
Island Park Elementary School
5437 Island Crest Way
Mercer Island, WA, 98040
KG-05
Lakeridge Elementary School
8215 Se 78th
Mercer Island, WA, 98040
KG-05
Mercer Island High School
9100 Se 42nd
Mercer Island, WA, 98040
09-12
West Mercer Elementary School
4141 81st Ave Se
Mercer Island, WA, 98040
KG-05

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 73.2% 62.2%
Black 1.5% 4.9%
Hispanic 4.7% 23.6%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 20.5% 7.9%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 1.5%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 4.1% 45.6%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 3.4% 38.4%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.8% 7.2%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,879 $25,520,739 47.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $739 $3,207,999 5.9%
Staff $671 $2,912,811 5.4%
General Administration $134 $581,694 1.1%
School Administration $569 $2,470,029 4.5%
Operation $967 $4,197,747 7.7%
Transportation $430 $1,866,630 3.4%
Other $436 $1,892,676 3.5%
Total Support $3,946 $17,129,586 31.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,691 $11,681,631 21.5%
Total Expenditures $12,516 $54,331,956 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,830 $6,259,160,114 49.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $686 $737,034,624 5.8%
Staff $625 $670,953,123 5.3%
General Administration $114 $122,430,124 1.0%
School Administration $599 $642,770,571 5.0%
Operation $899 $964,994,211 7.6%
Transportation $403 $432,558,763 3.4%
Other $414 $444,274,303 3.5%
Total Support $3,740 $4,015,067,845 31.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,330 $2,501,695,715 19.6%
Total Expenditures $11,900 $12,776,004,849 100.0%
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%