Marquette Senior High School

1203 West Fair Ave,

Marquette, MI, 49855-2668

Tel: (906)225-4254
Grades: 8-12

1,021 students

Marquette Senior High School serves 1,021 students in grades 8-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the MI average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is less than the state average of 33%.
Marquette Senior High School operates within the Marquette Area Public s School District.
The school district's 93% graduation rate is higher than the MI state average of 82%.

Overview

The student population of 1021 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 52 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 8-12
Total Students 1,021 students
Marquette Senior High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 52 teachers
Marquette Senior High School Total Classroom Teachers (1990-2012)
Students by Grade Marquette Senior High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.21 is less than the state average of 0.87. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MI) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 20:1 18:1
Marquette Senior High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1990-2012)
American Indian
3%
1%
Marquette Senior High School American Indian (1988-2012)
Asian
1%
3%
Marquette Senior High School Asian (1989-2012)
Hispanic
n/a
6%
Marquette Senior High School Hispanic (2002-2012)
Black
1%
22%
Marquette Senior High School Black (1990-2012)
White
89%
67%
Marquette Senior High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Marquette Senior High School Sch Ethnicity Marquette Senior 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.
0.21 0.87
Marquette Senior High School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
17%
44%
Marquette Senior High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2012)
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.
2%
6%
Marquette Senior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,105 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 93% has decreased from 99% over five years.
School District Name Marquette Area Public s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
3
Number of Students Managed 3,105 823
Marquette Area Public s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 93% 82%
Marquette Area Public s School District Graduation Rate (2003-2009)
District Total Revenue $31 MM n/a
Marquette Area Public s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $32 MM n/a
Marquette Area Public s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,503 $0
Marquette Area Public s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,727 $0
Marquette Area Public s School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby 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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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Marquette Sandy Knoll School
    401 North 6th St
    Marquette , MI , 49855
    (906)225-4281
    0.9  mi  |  361  students  |  Gr.  PK-4
  • Marquette Superior Hills Elementary School
    1201 South Mcclellan Ave
    Marquette , MI , 49855
    (906)225-4295
    1  mi  |  346  students  |  Gr.  PK-4
  • Marquette Vandenboom Child Development Center
    1175 Erie Ave
    Marquette , MI , 49855
    (906)225-4295
    1  mi  |  6  students  |  Gr.  PK-KG
  • Marquette Graveraet School
    Alternative School
    611 North Front St
    Marquette , MI , 49855
    (906)225-4302
    Alternative School
    1.2  mi  |  110  students  |  Gr.  6-12
  • Marquette Marquette-alger Administrative Unit
    Special Education School
    321 East Ohio St
    Marquette , MI , 49855
    (906)226-5101
    Special Education School
    1.3  mi  |  35  students  |  Gr.  PK-12

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Did You Know?
Marquette County, MI public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.15, which is lower than the Michigan average of 0.87. The most diverse school district in Marquette County is Gwinn Area Community Schools School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Michigan or national school diversity statistics.