East Marion Elementary School

  • East Marion Elementary School serves 422 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 24% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 37%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 24% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 70% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 57%.

School Overview

  • East Marion Elementary School's student population of 422 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students422 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of East Marion Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

  • East Marion Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of East Marion Elementary School is 0.44, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MS)
Overall School Rank#571 out of 840 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
37%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of East Marion Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of East Marion Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Mississippi by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in East Marion Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
Hispanic
n/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in East Marion Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Black
69%
49%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in East Marion Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
30%
43%
This chart display the percentage of White students in East Marion Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
1%
2%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in East Marion Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MS.
Diversity Score0.440.31
This chart display the diversity score of East Marion Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Mississippi by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
95%
70%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in East Marion Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in East Marion Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMarion Co Dist School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

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