The Mercedes Independent School District operates several elementary, middle and high schools. It offers educational opportunities for the academic development of students. The district s schools have a staff of trained and certified professionals, including secretaries, superintendents and teachers. Through its schools, the Mercedes Independent School District, offers alternative education and early childhood programs. Its academic curricula include science, social studies, language arts, math and reading. The district has business and finance, transportation, purchasing, professional development and human resources departments. The Mercedes Independent School District s schools feature libraries that offer a collection of books, reference materials and online databases. Its schools conduct special and physical education classes. The Mercedes Independent School District is located in Mercedes, Texas.