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 2018 – 2019 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2017
  • Educational Environment: 2019 (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

4,522 Students enrolled in District

6 Schools in District

18 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)

100 80 60 40 20 0
83%
54%
85%
60%
81%
49%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
District
State

Schools in this District

School Grades
Island Park Elementary School
5437 Island Crest Way
Mercer Island, WA, 98040
KG-05
Islander Middle School
8225 Se 72 Nd
Mercer Island, WA, 98040
06-08
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
Northwood Elementary School
4030 86th Ave Se
Mercer Island, WA, 98040
PK-05
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) 68.6% 58.1%
Black 1.0% 5.0%
Hispanic 5.4% 25.4%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 24.8% 8.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 2.8%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 3.4% 42.9%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 2.8% 35.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.7% 7.6%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,590 $29,608,870 41.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $950 $4,268,350 6.0%
Staff $986 $4,430,098 6.3%
General Administration $155 $696,415 1.0%
School Administration $742 $3,333,806 4.7%
Operation $1,109 $4,982,737 7.1%
Transportation $432 $1,940,976 2.7%
Other $521 $2,340,853 3.3%
Total Support $4,895 $21,993,235 31.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $4,236 $19,032,348 26.9%
Total Expenditures $15,721 $70,634,453 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,713 $7,591,259,823 47.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $856 $967,474,001 6.0%
Staff $797 $900,956,428 5.6%
General Administration $120 $135,458,018 0.8%
School Administration $707 $799,394,224 5.0%
Operation $986 $1,115,298,501 6.9%
Transportation $432 $489,010,241 3.0%
Other $518 $585,672,414 3.6%
Total Support $4,416 $4,993,259,708 31.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,077 $3,479,528,759 21.7%
Total Expenditures $14,206 $16,064,038,718 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%