Public Schools in Merritt Island, Florida

There are 10 Public Schools in Merritt Island, Florida, serving a population of 36,380 people in an area of 18 square miles. There is 1 Public School per 3,638 people, and 1 Public School per 1 square miles.

In Florida, Merritt Island is ranked 289th of 1036 cities in Public Schools per capita, and 268th of 1036 cities in Public Schools per square mile.

List of Merritt Island Public Schools

Find Merritt Island, Florida public schools, including charter schools, k-12, elementary, middle, and high schools.


Audubon Elementary School 1201 North Banana River Drive Merritt Island, FL

Edgewood Jr/Sr High School 180 East Merritt Avenue Merritt Island, FL

Edgewood Junior/Senior High School 180 East Merritt Avenue Merritt Island, FL

Gardendale Elementary School Magnet School 301 Grove Boulevard Merritt Island, FL

Lewis Carroll Elementary School 1 Skyline Boulevard Merritt Island, FL

Merritt Island High School 100 Mustang Way Merritt Island, FL

Mila Elementary School 288 West Merritt Avenue Merritt Island, FL

Robert L. Stevenson Elementary School 1450 Martin Boulevard Merritt Island, FL

Thomas Jefferson Middle School 1275 South Courtenay Parkway Merritt Island, FL

Tropical Elementary School 885 South Courtenay Parkway Merritt Island, FL

About Merritt Island Public Schools

Merritt Island Public Schools are tuition-free, publicly funded schools that are legally required to accept and provide an education to all children from Kindergarten age through Grade 12 in Merritt Island, FL. Each of the fifty state constitutions includes a requirement for the provision of a Public School system, and each state, including Florida, also has a compulsory education law that requires school-age children to attend school.

You may contact Public Schools for questions about:
  • Merritt Island Public School calendars
  • Admissions policies and enrollment
  • Merritt Island school district
  • Academics and school curriculum
  • School buses and transportation

Merritt Island Public School Statistics

Find Merritt Island Public School Enrollment and Educational Attainment (Age 25+). Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2017 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Merritt Island Public School Enrollment
 Merritt IslandBrevard County
Nursery & Preschool Enrollment171 (33.7%)4,064 (55.1%)
Kindergarten Enrollment246 (84.0%)5,134 (86.1%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 1-4)1,533 (88.1%)20,133 (88.7%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 5-8)1,263 (87.0%)21,973 (88.6%)
High School Enrollment (Grades 9-12)1,190 (77.0%)24,928 (91.5%)
Merritt Island Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 Merritt IslandBrevard County
Less than 9th Grade Education450 (1.6%)10,254 (2.4%)
9-12th Grade (No Diploma)1,277 (4.7%)24,309 (5.8%)
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)7,135 (26.0%)119,517 (28.5%)