Marcellus High School

Marcellus High School serves 329 students in grades 7-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the MI average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 33%.
Marcellus High School operates within the Marcellus Community s School District.
The school district's 94% graduation rate is higher than the MI state average of 82%.

Overview

The student population of 329 students has grown by 43% over five years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has grown by 58% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 329 students
Marcellus High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 19 teachers
Marcellus High School Total Classroom Teachers (1990-2012)
Students by Grade Marcellus High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.12 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 17:1 18:1
Marcellus High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1990-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
3%
Marcellus High School Asian (1990-1996)
Hispanic
1%
6%
Marcellus High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
2%
22%
Marcellus High School Black (1988-2012)
White
94%
67%
Marcellus High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Marcellus High School Sch Ethnicity Marcellus 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.
0.12 0.87
Marcellus 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.
37%
44%
Marcellus 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.
9%
6%
Marcellus High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,044 students has grown by 9% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 94% has decreased from 99% over five years.
School District Name Marcellus Community s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
3
Number of Students Managed 1,044 823
Marcellus Community s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 94% 82%
Marcellus Community s School District Graduation Rate (2003-2009)
District Total Revenue $9 MM n/a
Marcellus Community s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $8 MM n/a
Marcellus Community s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,271 $0
Marcellus Community s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,770 $0
Marcellus Community 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 Volinia Outcome Base School (7.4 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Lawton Middle School (10.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Marcellus Elementary School (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Marcellus Marcellus Elementary School
    301 Arbor St East
    Marcellus , MI , 49067
    (269)646-9209
    0  mi  |  377  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Marcellus Volinia Outcome Base School
    Alternative School
    54080 Gards Pr
    Marcellus , MI , 49067
    (269)782-9716
    Alternative School
    7.4  mi  |  84  students  |  Gr.  7-12
  • Three Rivers Norton Elementary School
    59692 Al Jones Rd
    Three Rivers , MI , 49093
    (269)244-1144
    8.3  mi  |  264  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Three Rivers Park Elementary School
    53806 Wilbur Rd
    Three Rivers , MI , 49093
    (269)279-1143
    9  mi  |  375  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Lawton Lawton Elementary School
    100 Primary Way
    Lawton , MI , 49065
    (269)624-7501
    10  mi  |  387  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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