Marion County High School

735 East Main St

Lebanon, KY 40033-1701

Tel: (270)692-6066
Grades: 9-12

934 students

Marion County High School serves 934 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the KY average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 19%.
Marion County High School operates within the Marion County School District.
The school district's 84% graduation rate is higher than the KY state average of 79%.

Overview

The student population of 934 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 52 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 934 students
Marion County High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 52 teachers
Marion County High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Marion County High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.19 is less than the state average of 0.23. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (KY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 15:1
Marion County High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
2%
5%
Marion County High School Hispanic (2003-2013)
Black
8%
11%
Marion County High School Black (1988-2013)
White
90%
81%
Marion County High School White (1988-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Marion County High School Sch Ethnicity Marion County High School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.19 0.23
Marion County High School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
38%
48%
Marion County High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1997-2013)
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.
11%
7%
Marion County High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,205 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 84% has decreased from 97% over five years.
School District Name Marion County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
6
Number of Students Managed 3,205 2,477
Marion County School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 84% 79%
Marion County School District Graduation Rate (1998-2009)
District Total Revenue $30 MM n/a
District Spending $29 MM n/a
District Revenue / Student $9,341 $0
Marion County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,868 $0
Marion County School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Marion County Area Technology Center (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lebanon Middle School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Glasscock Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • LebanonMarion County Area Technology Center
    Vocational School
    721 East Main St
    LebanonKY 40033
    (270)692-3155
    Vocational School

    0.1 mi | n/a students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • LebanonGlasscock Elementary School
    773 East Main St
    LebanonKY 40033
    (270)692-3223
    0.2 mi | 447 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • LebanonHugh C. Spalding Academy
    Alternative School
    721 East Main St
    LebanonKY 40033
    (270)692-0690
    Alternative School

    0.2 mi | 18 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • LebanonLebanon Middle School
    200 Corporate Dr
    LebanonKY 40033
    (270)692-3441
    1.6 mi | 388 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • LebanonLebanon Elementary School
    420 West Main St
    LebanonKY 40033
    (270)692-3883
    1.9 mi | 429 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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