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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 6 public schools managed by Marion School District serving 3,898 students in West Memphis, Arkansas.
  • Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Arkansas state average of 40%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is more than the state average of 14:1.

Marion School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • West Memphis Avondale Elementary School
    1402 Crestmere
    West Memphis, AR 72301
    (870)735-4588

    Grades: PK-1 | 579 students
  • Marion Marion Elementary School
    235 Military Rd
    Marion, AR 72364
    (870)739-5120

    Grades: 2-3 | 589 students
  • Marion Marion High School
    1 Patriot Dr
    Marion, AR 72364
    (870)739-5130

    Grades: 10-12 | 904 students
  • Marion Marion Intermediate School
    100 L H Polk Dr
    Marion, AR 72364
    (870)739-5180

    Grades: 4-5 | 583 students
  • Marion Marion Junior High School
    801 Carter Dr
    Marion, AR 72364
    (870)739-5140

    Grades: 8-9 | 610 students
  • Marion Marion Middle School
    10 Patriot Dr
    Marion, AR 72364
    (870)739-5173

    Grades: 6-7 | 633 students

Overview

School District NameMarion School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students3,898 students
# of Teachers268 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio15:1
# of Male Students1,952 students
% Male Students
50%
# of Female Students1,946 students
% Female Students
50%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.58
# of American Indian Students6 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students33 students
% Asian Students
1%
# of Hispanic Students243 students
% Hispanic Students
6%
# of Black Students1,949 students
% Black Students
50%
# of White Students1,598 students
% White Students
41%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students69 students
% of Two or more races Students
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:60
# of Students in Kindergarten:248
# of Students in 1st Grade:271
# of Students in 2nd Grade:275
# of Students in 3rd Grade:314
# of Students in 4th Grade:314
# of Students in 5th Grade:269
# of Students in 6th Grade:303
# of Students in 7th Grade:330
# of Students in 8th Grade:304
# of Students in 9th Grade:306
# of Students in 10th Grade:343
# of Students in 11th Grade:299
# of Students in 12th Grade:262
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Marion School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 256 school districts in Arkansas (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 86% has decreased from 89% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (AR)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Marion School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of AR by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
53%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Marion School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of AR by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate
86%
87%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Marion School District and public school graduation rate of AR by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $9,888 in this school district is less than the state average of $10,338. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $10,159 is less than the state average of $10,931. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (AR)
Total Revenue$41 MM$9 MM
This chart display total revenue of Marion School District and average revenue for each school distric in AR by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$42 MM$10 MM
This chart display total spending of Marion School District and average spending for each school distric in AR by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$9,888$10,338
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Marion School District and average revenue per public school student in AR by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$10,159$10,931
This chart display average spending per public school student in Marion School District and average spending per public school student in AR by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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Did You Know?
Marion School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.58, which is higher than the Arkansas average of 0.33. The most diverse school in the district is Avondale Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Arkansas or national school diversity statistics.