Marion Elementary School

Marion Elementary School serves 268 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the MI average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 34%.
Marion Elementary School operates within the Marion School District.

Overview

The student population of 268 students has declined by 12% over five years.
The teacher population of 15 teachers has declined by 16% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 268 students
Marion Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 15 teachers
Marion Elementary School Total Teachers (1990-2013)
Students by Grade Marion Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.08 is less than the state average of 0.26. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MI) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 18:1
Marion Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1990-2013)
Hispanic
2%
6%
Marion Elementary School Black Students (1988-2013)
Black
2%
22%
Marion Elementary School Black Students (1995-2013)
White
96%
66%
Marion Elementary School White Students (1988-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Marion Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown MI All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.08 0.26
Marion Elementary 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.
67%
44%
Marion Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2013)
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.
5%
6%
Marion Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 542 students has decreased by 16% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $12,394 is higher than the state average of $11,537. The district revenue/student has grown by 30% over four years.
The district spending/student of $12,529 is higher than the state average of $11,612. The district spending/student has grown by 48% over four years.
School District Name Marion School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
3
Number of Students Managed 542 822
Marion School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $7 MM $11 MM
Marion School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $7 MM $11 MM
Marion School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $12,394 $11,537
Marion School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $12,529 $11,612
Marion School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (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 Grades Students
  • MarionMarion High School
    2213 20 Mile Rd
    MarionMI 49665
    (231)743-2836
    1.1 mi | Gr. 6-12 | 274 students                      
  • Mc BainMcbain Elementary School
    107 East Maple St
    Mc BainMI 49657
    (231)825-2021
    7 mi | Gr. PK-4 | 424 students                      
  • Mc BainMcbain High School
    107 East Maple St
    Mc BainMI 49657
    (231)825-2412
    7 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 325 students                      
  • Mc BainMcbain Middle School
    107 East Maple St
    Mc BainMI 49657
    (231)825-8041
    7 mi | Gr. 5-8 | 310 students                      
  • EvartMuskegon River Youth Home
    Special Education School
    3030 Long Ln
    EvartMI 49631
    (231)832-5585
    Special Education School

    11.4 mi | Gr. 5-12 | 47 students                      

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