Marion County School District

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  • For the 2020-21 school year, there are 12 public schools in Marion County School District, serving 3,280 students.
  • Public schools in Marion County School District have an average math proficiency score of 49% (versus the Alabama public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 49% (versus the 46% statewide average). This district's average school ranking is in the top 50% of public schools in Alabama.
  • The top ranked public schools in Marion County School District are Guin Elementary School, Brilliant Elementary School and Marion County High School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the Alabama public school average of 45% (majority Black).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is less than the Alabama public school average of 18:1.

Overview

School District NameMarion County School District
School District Websitehttp://www.mcbe.net
School District Phone Number(205) 921-3191
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (AL)
# of Schools12 Schools1,474 Schools
# of Students3,280 Students742,195 Students
# of Teachers194 Teachers42,154 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio17:118:1

District Comparison

  • Marion County School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 138 school districts in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 89% has increased from 72% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (AL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Marion County  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of AL by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
46%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Marion County  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of AL by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
89%
89%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Marion County  School District and public school graduation rate of AL by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.200.59
# of American Indian Students13 Students6,934 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# of Asian Students17 Students10,786 Students
% Asian Students
1%
1%
# of Hispanic Students122 Students58,766 Students
% Hispanic Students
4%
8%
# of Black Students121 Students243,597 Students
% Black Students
4%
33%
# of White Students2,928 Students404,645 Students
% White Students
89%
55%
# of Hawaiian Students4 Students840 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students75 Students16,627 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: - 15,520
# of Students in Kindergarten:24454,954
# of Students in 1st Grade:22256,387
# of Students in 2nd Grade:25255,562
# of Students in 3rd Grade:23757,484
# of Students in 4th Grade:24658,492
# of Students in 5th Grade:28857,872
# of Students in 6th Grade:23055,711
# of Students in 7th Grade:26855,600
# of Students in 8th Grade:26155,226
# of Students in 9th Grade:28257,301
# of Students in 10th Grade:25855,318
# of Students in 11th Grade:26153,920
# of Students in 12th Grade:23152,848
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $9,862 in this school district is less than the state average of $10,446. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $9,710 is less than the state average of $10,415. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (AL)
Total Revenue$34 MM$30 MM
This chart display total revenue of Marion County  School District and average revenue for each school distric in AL by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending$34 MM$30 MM
This chart display total spending of Marion County  School District and average spending for each school distric in AL by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$9,862$10,446
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Marion County  School District and average revenue per public school student in AL by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$9,710$10,415
This chart display average spending per public school student in Marion County  School District and average spending per public school student in AL by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Marion County School District Public Schools (2020-21)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Brilliant Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank: Top 20%
    10180 State Highway 129
    Brilliant, AL 35548
    (205) 465-2323

    Grades: K-6 | 133 students
  • Brilliant High School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    Odis Dickinson Dr
    Brilliant, AL 35548
    (205) 465-2322

    Grades: 7-12 | 122 students
  • Guin Elementary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank: Top 10%
    7980 U S Highway 43
    Guin, AL 35563
    (205) 468-3433

    Grades: PK-6 | 242 students
  • Hackleburg Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank: Top 50%
    185 School Street
    Hackleburg, AL 35564
    (205) 935-5156

    Grades: K-6 | 244 students
  • Hackleburg High School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    185 School St
    Hackleburg, AL 35564
    (205) 935-3223

    Grades: 7-12 | 189 students
  • Hamilton Elementary School Math: 51% | Reading: 50%
    Rank: Top 50%
    784 10th Ave Sw
    Hamilton, AL 35570
    (205) 921-2145

    Grades: PK-4 | 601 students
  • Hamilton High School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank: Top 50%
    211 Aggie Ave
    Hamilton, AL 35570
    (205) 921-3281

    Grades: 9-12 | 514 students
  • Hamilton Middle School Math: 42% | Reading: 50%
    Rank: Top 50%
    400 Military St S
    Hamilton, AL 35570
    (205) 921-7030

    Grades: 5-8 | 512 students
  • Marion County Alternative School Alternative School
    Math: ≥50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank: Top 50%
    188 Winchester Dr
    Hamilton, AL 35570
    (205) 952-9083

    Grades: 5-12 | 3 students
  • Marion County High School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank: Top 30%
    8115 Us Highway 43
    Guin, AL 35563
    (205) 468-3377

    Grades: 7-12 | 250 students
  • Phillips Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank: Top 50%
    160 School Ave
    Bear Creek, AL 35543
    (205) 486-5062

    Grades: PK-6 | 241 students
  • Phillips High School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    142 School Avenue
    Bear Creek, AL 35543
    (205) 486-3737

    Grades: 7-12 | 229 students
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