Marion Co High School

160 Ridley,

Jasper, TN, 37347-3009

Tel: (865)942-5161
Grades: 9-12

508 students

Marion Co High School serves 508 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the TN average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 34%.
Marion Co High School operates within the Marion County School District.
The school district's 75% graduation rate is lower than the TN state average of 80%.

Overview

The student population of 508 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 508 students
Marion Co High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 33 teachers
Marion Co High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Marion Co High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.12 is less than the state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 15:1
Marion Co High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Marion Co High School Asian (2007-2012)
Hispanic
1%
7%
Marion Co High School Hispanic (2006-2012)
Black
3%
24%
Marion Co High School Black (1988-2012)
White
94%
66%
Marion Co High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Marion Co High School Sch Ethnicity Marion Co 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 0.69
Marion Co 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.
51%
48%
Marion Co High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2007-2012)
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.
12%
7%
Marion Co High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,361 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 75% has decreased from 96% over five years.
School District Name Marion County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
10
8
Number of Students Managed 4,361 3,353
Marion County School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 75% 80%
Marion County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $33 MM $28 MM
District Spending $35 MM $28 MM
Marion County School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $7,710 $8,477
Marion County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,169 $8,379
Marion County School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Marion Prep Academy (0.2 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Marion Prep Academy (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Marion Prep Academy (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Jasper Marion Prep Academy
    720 Betsy Pack
    Jasper , TN , 37347
    (423)942-0945
    0.2  mi  |  19  students  |  Gr.  KG-12
  • Jasper Jasper Elementary School
    495 Warrior
    Jasper , TN , 37347
    (423)942-2110
    0.2  mi  |  707  students  |  Gr.  PK-4
  • Jasper Jasper Middle School
    601 Elm Ave
    Jasper , TN , 37347
    (423)942-6251
    0.5  mi  |  524  students  |  Gr.  4-8
  • South Pittsburg South Pittsburg Elementary School
    310 Elm
    South Pittsburg , TN , 37380
    (423)837-6117
    6.8  mi  |  541  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • South Pittsburg South Pittsburg High School
    717 Elm
    South Pittsburg , TN , 37380
    (423)837-7561
    7.2  mi  |  367  students  |  Gr.  7-12

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