Marion Senior High School

Marion Senior High School serves 716 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the VA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 47%.
Marion Senior High School operates within the Smyth County School District.
The school district's 80% graduation rate is higher than the VA state average of 77%.

Overview

The student population of 716 students has declined by 12% over five years.
The teacher population of 49 teachers has grown by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 716 students
Marion Senior High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 49 teachers
Marion Senior High School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Marion Senior High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 11:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.08 is less than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (VA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 15:1
Marion Senior High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
1%
12%
Marion Senior High School Black Students (1997-2013)
Black
3%
24%
Marion Senior High School Black Students (1993-2013)
White
96%
53%
Marion Senior High School White Students (1993-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Marion Senior High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown VA 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 0.41
Marion Senior High School Diversity Score (1993-2013)
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.
42%
32%
Marion Senior High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2013)
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.
8%
6%
Marion Senior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,845 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 80% has decreased from 99% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,282 is less than the state average of $11,282. The district revenue/student has grown by 25% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,089 is less than the state average of $11,065. The district spending/student has grown by 24% over four years.
School District Name Smyth County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
14
4
Number of Students Managed 4,845 3,850
Smyth County School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 80% 77%
Smyth County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $52 MM $43 MM
Smyth County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $51 MM $42 MM
Smyth County School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,282 $11,282
Smyth County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,089 $11,065
Smyth County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Southwestern Va Mental Health Institute (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Marion Middle School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Marion Int. Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • MarionMarion Int. Elementary School
    820 Stage St
    MarionVA 24354
    (276)783-2609
    0.1 mi | Gr. 3-5 | 399 students                      
  • MarionMarion Primary
    1142 Highland Dr
    MarionVA 24354
    (276)783-3021
    0.2 mi | Gr. PK-2 | 481 students                      
  • MarionMarion Middle School
    134 Wilden St
    MarionVA 24354
    (276)783-4466
    0.4 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 519 students                      
  • MarionSouthwestern Va Mental Health Institute
    Special Education School
    340 Bagley Circle
    MarionVA 24354
    (276)783-1222
    Special Education School

    0.5 mi | Gr. 6-12 | n/a students                      
  • MarionMarion Correctional Treatment Center
    Alternative School
    110 Wright St
    MarionVA 24354
    (540)783-7154
    Alternative School

    0.8 mi | Gr.  | n/a students                      

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