Merton Primary School

Serves grades PK - 4

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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 2016 – 2017 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
N68 W28460 Sussex Rd
Merton, WI 53056
Phone
(262) 538-2227
District
MERTON COMMUNITY SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
WAUKESHA COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
453
Classroom Teachers
30

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Wisconsin

10

(10 is best)

Better than 96.7% of WI schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

Merton Primary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 72 47
Proficiency in Reading 68 41
Proficiency in Math 75 52

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 76 46
Proficiency in Reading 75 45
Proficiency in Math 76 47

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 15.31
AVG FOR DISTRICT 15.93
AVG FOR STATE 14.67
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 57 12.6%
Kindergarten 74 16.3%
Grade 1 75 16.6%
Grade 2 70 15.5%
Grade 3 78 17.2%
Grade 4 99 21.9%
Total 453 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 94.9% 94.9% 72.8%
Black 0.9% 0.5% 9.6%
Hispanic 3.1% 3.4% 12.2%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.9% 1.1% 4.1%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.1% 1.4%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 4.9% 5.2% 37.1%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.9% 5.2% 32.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 0.0% 4.4%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 6,637 5,795,483
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 501.6 106
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.0% 5.9%
5-19 YEARS OLD 26.4% 19.3%
20-44 YEARS OLD 23.0% 31.7%
45-64 YEARS OLD 36.3% 27.6%
65 OR OLDER 9.3% 15.6%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 2,263 2,328,754
Single Parent Households With Children 4.6% 9.6%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 98.4% 91.7%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 48.0% 29.0%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 35.1% 8.6%
$100,000 - $149,999 18.8% 14.3%
$75,000 - $99,999 15.0% 13.7%
$50,000 - $74,999 15.3% 19.3%
$30,000 - $49,999 4.9% 19.1%
$15,000 - $29,999 8.9% 14.8%
$15,000 or less 2.0% 10.1%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,897 $5,336,785 54.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $261 $236,205 2.4%
Staff $505 $457,025 4.6%
General Administration $545 $493,225 5.0%
School Administration $295 $266,975 2.7%
Operation $1,145 $1,036,225 10.5%
Transportation $316 $285,980 2.9%
Other $798 $722,190 7.3%
Total Support $3,864 $3,496,920 35.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,151 $1,041,655 10.6%
Total Expenditures $10,913 $9,876,265 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,627 $5,732,437,220 48.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $571 $494,301,596 4.2%
Staff $602 $520,812,598 4.4%
General Administration $332 $287,551,070 2.4%
School Administration $588 $508,448,160 4.3%
Operation $1,065 $920,935,562 7.8%
Transportation $488 $421,916,462 3.6%
Other $613 $530,434,875 4.5%
Total Support $4,259 $3,684,302,910 31.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,714 $2,347,876,056 20.0%
Total Expenditures $13,600 $11,764,632,102 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%