Marion Elementary School

Marion Elementary School serves 247 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the MI average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 33%.
Marion Elementary School operates within the Marion Public s School District.

Overview

The student population of 247 students has declined by 13% over five years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has declined by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 247 students
Marion Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 17 teachers
Marion Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1990-2012)
Students by Grade Marion Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.10 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 14:1 18:1
Marion Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1990-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
3%
Marion Elementary School Asian (1990-2011)
Hispanic
2%
6%
Marion Elementary School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
1%
22%
Marion Elementary School Black (1995-2012)
White
95%
67%
Marion Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Marion Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Marion Elementary 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.
0.10 0.87
Marion Elementary 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.
64%
44%
Marion Elementary 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.
5%
6%
Marion Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 521 students has decreased by 10% over five years.
School District Name Marion Public s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
3
Number of Students Managed 521 930
Marion Public s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $7 MM $11 MM
District Spending $7 MM $11 MM
Marion Public s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $12,394 $11,537
Marion Public s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $12,529 $11,612
Marion 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 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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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Marion Marion High School
    2213 20 Mile Rd
    Marion , MI , 49665
    (231)743-2836
    1.1  mi  |  274  students  |  Gr.  6-12
  • Mc Bain Mcbain Middle School
    107 East Maple St
    Mc Bain , MI , 49657
    (231)825-8041
    7  mi  |  316  students  |  Gr.  5-8
  • Mc Bain Mcbain High School
    107 East Maple St
    Mc Bain , MI , 49657
    (231)825-2412
    7  mi  |  351  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Mc Bain Mcbain Elementary School
    107 East Maple St
    Mc Bain , MI , 49657
    (231)825-2021
    7  mi  |  412  students  |  Gr.  PK-4
  • Evart Muskegon River Youth Home
    Special Education School
    3030 Long Ln
    Evart , MI , 49631
    (231)832-5585
    Special Education School
    11.4  mi  |  51  students  |  Gr.  5-12

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Osceola 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 0.49, which is lower than the Michigan average of 0.87. The most diverse school district in Osceola County is Marion Public Schools School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Michigan or national school diversity statistics.