Marquette Senior High School

Marquette Senior High School serves 985 students in grades 8 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is equal to the MI average of 19:1.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is less than the state average of 32%.
Marquette Senior High School operates within the Marquette Area School District.
Marquette Area School District's 95% graduation rate is higher than the MI state average of 82%.

School Overview

The student population of 985 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 51 teachers has declined by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 8-12
Total Students 985 students
Marquette Senior High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Marquette Senior High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 51 teachers
Marquette Senior High School Total Teachers (1994-2014)
Students by Grade Marquette Senior High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.21 is less than the state average of 0.27. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MI) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1 19:1
Marquette Senior High School Student Teacher Ratio (1994-2014)
American Indian
3%
1%
Marquette Senior High School American Indian Students (1990-2014)
Asian
1%
3%
Marquette Senior High School Asian Students (1989-2014)
Black
1%
18%
Marquette Senior High School Black Students (1994-2014)
White
89%
68%
Marquette Senior High School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
6%
3%
Marquette Senior High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
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.
0.21 0.27
Marquette Senior High 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.
18%
43%
Marquette Senior High 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.
3%
6%
Marquette Senior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Marquette Area School District's student population of 3,093 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 95% has increased from 89% over five years.
The revenue/student of $9,238 in this district is less than the state average of $11,681. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $9,481 is less than the state average of $11,849. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Marquette Area School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
3
Number of Students Managed 3,093 784
Marquette Area School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 95% 82%
Marquette Area School District Graduation Rate (2003-2014)
District Total Revenue $29 MM $11 MM
Marquette Area School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $30 MM $11 MM
Marquette Area School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,238 $11,681
Marquette Area School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,481 $11,849
Marquette Area School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
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 Graveraet School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Graveraet School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Sandy Knoll School (0.9 miles away)
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  • MarquetteSandy Knoll School
    Grades: PK-8 | 388 students
    0.9 miles
    401 North 6th St
    MarquetteMI 49855
    (906)225-4281
    0.9PK-8388
  • MarquetteSuperior Hills Elementary School
    Grades: PK-4 | 373 students
    1 miles
    1201 South Mcclellan Ave
    MarquetteMI 49855
    (906)225-4295
    1PK-4373
  • MarquetteVandenboom Child Development Center
    Grades: PK-KG | 11 students
    1 miles
    1175 Erie Ave
    MarquetteMI 49855
    (906)225-4295
    1PK-KG11
  • MarquetteGraveraet SchoolAlternative School
    Grades: 5-12 | 118 students
    1.2 miles
    611 North Front St
    MarquetteMI 49855
    (906)225-4302
    1.25-12118
  • MarquetteMarquette-alger Administrative UnitSpecial Education School
    Grades: PK-12 | 40 students
    1.3 miles
    321 East Ohio St
    MarquetteMI 49855
    (906)226-5101
    1.3PK-1240

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