Merkel High School, also known as MHS, is an educational institution that offers a range of learning opportunities to students in grades 9 through 12. Its curriculum includes English, biology, chemistry, geometry, algebra and history. The school provides a variety of athletic activities, such as football, baseball, softball, cheerleading, basketball, tennis, and track and field. Merkel High School operates a student council and Spanish club. The school maintains a library and cafeteria, as well as offers medical and guidance counseling services. It is a part of the Merkel Independent School District, which governs elementary and middle educational institutions. The district s schools provide transportation and technology solutions.