Marion L Steele High School

Marion L Steele High School serves 1,344 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the OH average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 27%.
Marion L Steele High School operates within the Amherst Exempted Village School District.
The school district's 96% graduation rate is higher than the OH state average of 87%.

Overview

The student population of 1344 students has declined by 10% over five years.
The teacher population of 69 teachers has grown by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,344 students
Marion L Steele High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 69 teachers
Marion L Steele High School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Marion L Steele High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.30 is more than the state average of 0.22. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (OH) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 20:1 18:1
Marion L Steele High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
12%
4%
Marion L Steele High School Black Students (1988-2013)
Black
2%
17%
Marion L Steele High School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
83%
73%
Marion L Steele High School White Students (1988-2013)
Two or more races
3%
4%
Marion L Steele High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Marion L Steele High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown OH 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.
0.30 0.22
Marion L Steele High 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.
13%
34%
Marion L Steele High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2013)
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 L Steele High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,470 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 96% has decreased from 100% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,162 is less than the state average of $10,997. The district revenue/student has grown by 15% over four years.
The district spending/student of $8,753 is less than the state average of $10,473. The district spending/student has grown by 6% over four years.
School District Name Amherst Exempted Village School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
2
Number of Students Managed 4,470 905
Amherst Exempted Village School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 96% 87%
Amherst Exempted Village School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $40 MM $12 MM
Amherst Exempted Village School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $38 MM $11 MM
Amherst Exempted Village School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,162 $10,997
Amherst Exempted Village School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,753 $10,473
Amherst Exempted Village School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, OH Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Walter G. Nord Middle School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Walter G. Nord Middle School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Powers Elementary School (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • AmherstPowers Elementary School
    401 Washington St
    AmherstOH 44001
    (440)988-8670
    0 mi | Gr. PK-2 | 708 students                      
  • AmherstWalter G. Nord Middle School
    501 Lincoln St
    AmherstOH 44001
    (440)988-4441
    0.3 mi | Gr. 5-10 | 597 students                      
  • AmherstAmherst Junior High School
    548 Milan Ave
    AmherstOH 44001
    (440)988-0324
    0.9 mi | Gr. 6-9 | 684 students                      
  • AmherstShupe Elementary School
    600 Shupe Ave
    AmherstOH 44001
    (440)988-4090
    0.9 mi | Gr. PK-1 | 549 students                      
  • AmherstJosiah Harris Elementary School
    393 South Lake St
    AmherstOH 44001
    (440)984-2496
    1.2 mi | Gr. 1-4 | 588 students                      

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