Marshall High School

Marshall High School serves 772 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the MN average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is less than the state average of 28%.
Marshall High School operates within the Marshall Public School District.
The school district's 96% graduation rate is higher than the MN state average of 89%.

Overview

The student population of 772 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 48 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 772 students
Marshall High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 48 teachers
Marshall High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Marshall High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.32 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 14:1
Marshall High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
2%
Asian
4%
6%
Marshall High School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
7%
7%
Marshall High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
4%
10%
White
82%
72%
Marshall High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Marshall High School Sch Ethnicity Marshall 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.
0.32 0.45
Marshall 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.
20%
31%
Marshall High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2012)
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.
6%
7%
Marshall High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,961 students has grown by 32% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 0% has decreased from 100% over five years.
School District Name Marshall Public School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
2
Number of Students Managed 2,961 518
Marshall Public   School District Number of Students Managed (1987-2012)
Graduation Rate 96% 89%
Marshall Public   School District Graduation Rate (1995-2009)
District Total Revenue $28 MM $6 MM
Marshall Public   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $27 MM $6 MM
Marshall Public   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $12,685 $11,416
Marshall Public   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $12,307 $11,593
Marshall Public   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Mec Learning Alternatives (0.6 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Marshall Middle School (2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Park Side Elementary School (1.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Marshall Mec Learning Alternatives
    Alternative School
    1420 East College Dr
    Marshall , MN , 56258
    (507)537-6210
    Alternative School
    0.6  mi  |  85  students  |  Gr.  7-12
  • Marshall Sw/wc Online Learning Community
    1420 East College Dr
    Marshall , MN , 56258
    (507)537-2251
    0.6  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Marshall Park Side Elementary School
    1300 East Lyon St
    Marshall , MN , 56258
    (507)537-6948
    1.2  mi  |  567  students  |  Gr.  PK-2
  • Marshall Marshall Middle School
    401 South Saratoga St
    Marshall , MN , 56258
    (507)537-6938
    2  mi  |  548  students  |  Gr.  5-8
  • Marshall West Side Elementary School
    500 South 4th St
    Marshall , MN , 56258
    (507)537-6962
    2.4  mi  |  294  students  |  Gr.  3-4

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