Robert L Merritt Middle School is located in Indianola, MS and is one of 6 schools in Indianola School District. It is a public school that serves 465 students in grades 7-9.
Robert L Merritt Middle School made AYP in 2010. Under No Child Left Behind, a school makes Adequate Yearly Progress (AYP) if it achieves the minimum levels of improvement determined by the state of Mississippi in terms of student performance and other accountability measures. See Robert L Merritt Middle School's test results to learn more about school performance.
In 2011, Robert L Merritt Middle School had 93% of students eligible for free or reduced price lunch programs. Mississippi had 70% of eligible students for free or reduced price lunch programs. Eligibility for the National School Lunch Program is based on family income levels.
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Indianola School Dist District Spending
The Indianola School Dist spends $8,266 per pupil in current expenditures. The district spends 58% on instruction, 35% on support services, 7% on other elementary and secondary expenditures. More about Indianola School Dist District
In 2011, Robert L Merritt Middle School had 12 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The Mississippi average is 15 students per full-time equivalent teacher.
The Education.com TestRating is a number (1-10) calculated by Education.com that provides an overview of a school’s test performance for a given year, by comparing the school’s state standardized test results to those of other schools in the same state. For Mississippi, the TestRating is calculated using a school's 2010 Mississppi Curriculum Test (MCT) Results, Mississippi Science Test Results and Mississippi Subject Area Testing Program (SATP) Results for all subjects tested.more...