Marion Elementary School

Marion Elementary School serves 261 students in grades KG - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the MI average of 19:1.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 32%.
Marion Elementary School operates within the Marion School District.

School Overview

The student population of 261 students has declined by 9% over five years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 15% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 261 students
Marion Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Marion Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 16 teachers
Marion Elementary School Total Teachers (1990-2014)
Students by Grade Marion Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.08 is less than the state average of 0.50. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MI) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 19:1
Marion Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1990-2014)
Hispanic
1%
7%
Marion Elementary School Black Students (1988-2014)
Black
1%
18%
Marion Elementary School Black Students (1995-2014)
White
96%
68%
Marion Elementary School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Marion Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.08 0.50
Marion Elementary School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
67%
43%
Marion Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
4%
6%
Marion Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Marion School District's student population of 515 students has decreased by 10% over five years.
The revenue/student of $12,539 is higher than the state average of n/a. The district revenue/student has grown by 28% over four years.
School District Name Marion School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
2
Number of Students Managed 515 726
Marion School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $7 MM n/a
Marion School District District Total Revenue (1992-2010)
District Spending $7 MM n/a
Marion School District District Spending (1992-2010)
District Revenue / Student $12,539 n/a
Marion School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $12,377 n/a
Marion School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Marion High School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Marion High School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Marion High School (1.1 miles away)
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