East Marion High School

  • East Marion High School serves 323 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 45-49% (which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 37%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 25-29% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than 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%.

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School Overview

  • East Marion High School's student population of 323 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students323 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

  • East Marion High School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of East Marion High School is 0.42, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.58. 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#429 out of 840 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
37%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:116:1
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Hispanic
n/a
4%
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Black
70%
49%
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White
30%
43%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in East Marion High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MS.
Diversity Score0.420.58
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Graduation Rate70-79%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
91%
70%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in East Marion High 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 SCHOOL DIST School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

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