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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 69 top public schools in Marion School District, serving 44,736 students.
  • Public school in Marion School District have an average math proficiency score of 47% (versus Florida public school average of 57%), and reading proficiency score of 47% (versus 54% Florida statewide average). This district's average school ranking is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Florida.
  • The school with the highest math and reading proficiency is Madison Street Academy Of Visual And Performing Arts, with 98% math proficiency and ≥99% reading proficiency. Read more about public school math/reading proficiency statistics in Florida or national school math/reading proficiency statistics.
  • Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black) , which is less than the Florida public school average of 61% (majority Hispanic).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is more than the Florida public school average of 16:1.

Overview

School District NameMarion School District
School District Websitehttp://www.marion.k12.fl.us/
School District Phone Number(352)671-7700
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (FL)
# of Schools69 Schools4,501 Schools
# of Students44,736 Students2,828,758 Students
# of Teachers2,688 Teachers178,253 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1

District Comparison

  • Marion School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 74 school districts in Florida (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 78% has increased from 75% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (FL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
57%
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 FL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
54%
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 FL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate
78%
83%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Marion  School District and public school graduation rate of FL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.650.70
# of American Indian Students227 Students9,107 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students707 Students76,092 Students
% Asian Students
2%
3%
# of Hispanic Students9,588 Students915,583 Students
% Hispanic Students
21%
32%
# of Black Students8,806 Students632,984 Students
% Black Students
20%
22%
# of White Students23,186 Students1,094,098 Students
% White Students
52%
39%
# of Hawaiian Students86 Students4,426 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students2,136 Students96,478 Students
% of Two or more races Students
5%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:85660,559
# of Students in Kindergarten:3,028201,914
# of Students in 1st Grade:3,134206,660
# of Students in 2nd Grade:3,299214,016
# of Students in 3rd Grade:3,708233,132
# of Students in 4th Grade:3,115213,313
# of Students in 5th Grade:3,291218,321
# of Students in 6th Grade:3,186209,865
# of Students in 7th Grade:3,130208,904
# of Students in 8th Grade:3,162209,006
# of Students in 9th Grade:3,795220,646
# of Students in 10th Grade:3,820222,268
# of Students in 11th Grade:3,671211,543
# of Students in 12th Grade:3,541198,611
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $9,675 in this school district is less than the state average of $14,408. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $10,266 is less than the state average of $15,236. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (FL)
Total Revenue$406 MM$132 MM
This chart display total revenue of Marion  School District and average revenue for each school distric in FL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$431 MM$140 MM
This chart display total spending of Marion  School District and average spending for each school distric in FL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$9,675$14,408
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Marion  School District and average revenue per public school student in FL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$10,266$15,236
This chart display average spending per public school student in Marion  School District and average spending per public school student in FL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Marion School District Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency | FL School Rank) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Anthony Anthony Elementary School Math: 40-44% / Reading: 40-44% | Bottom 50%
    9501 Ne Jacksonville Rd
    Anthony, FL 32617
    (352)671-6000

    Grades: PK-5 | 371 students
  • Ocala Arc Birth-22 Special Education School
    2800 Se Maricamp Rd
    Ocala, FL 34478
    (352)387-2210

    Grades: PK-12 | 30 students
  • Belleview Belleview Elementary School Math: 42% / Reading: 41% | Bottom 50%
    5556 Se County Highway 484
    Belleview, FL 34420
    (352)671-6100

    Grades: PK-5 | 717 students
  • Belleview Belleview High School Math: 43% / Reading: 43% | Bottom 50%
    10400 Se 36th Ave
    Belleview, FL 34420
    (352)671-6210

    Grades: 9-12 | 1596 students
  • Belleview Belleview High School
    10400 SE 36th Ave
    Belleview, FL 34420
    (352)671-6210

    Grades: 9-12 | 1704 students
  • Belleview Belleview Middle School Math: 48% / Reading: 45% | Bottom 50%
    10500 Se 36th Ave
    Belleview, FL 34420
    (352)671-6235

    Grades: 6-8 | 1115 students
  • Belleview Belleview-santos Elementary School Math: 48% / Reading: 45% | Bottom 50%
    9600 Se Us Highway 441
    Belleview, FL 34420
    (352)671-6260

    Grades: PK-5 | 568 students
  • Ocala Catapult Academy Alternative School
    907 Sw 3rd St
    Ocala, FL 34471
    (352)690-1610

    Grades: 9-12 | 240 students
  • Ocala College Park Elementary School Math: 49% / Reading: 37% | Bottom 50%
    1330 Sw 33rd Ave
    Ocala, FL 34474
    (352)291-4040

    Grades: PK-5 | 852 students
  • Ocala Dr N H Jones Elementary School Math: 97% / Reading: 96% | Top 1%
    1900 Sw 5th St
    Ocala, FL 34471
    (352)671-7260

    Grades: K-5 | 647 students
  • Dunnellon Dunnellon Elementary School Math: 49% / Reading: 51% | Bottom 50%
    10235 Sw 180th Avenue Rd
    Dunnellon, FL 34432
    (352)465-6710

    Grades: PK-5 | 588 students
  • Dunnellon Dunnellon High School Math: 28% / Reading: 40% | Bottom 50%
    10055 Sw 180th Avenue Rd
    Dunnellon, FL 34432
    (352)465-6745

    Grades: 9-12 | 1175 students
  • Dunnellon Dunnellon Middle School Math: 53% / Reading: 43% | Bottom 50%
    21005 Chestnut St
    Dunnellon, FL 34431
    (352)465-6720

    Grades: 6-8 | 628 students
  • Silver Springs East Marion Elementary School Math: 43% / Reading: 41% | Bottom 50%
    14550 Ne 14th Street Rd
    Silver Springs, FL 34488
    (352)671-4810

    Grades: PK-5 | 671 students
  • Ocala Eighth Street Elementary School Math: 70-74% / Reading: 70-74% | Top 20%
    513 Se 8th St
    Ocala, FL 34471
    (352)671-7125

    Grades: K-5 | 399 students
  • Ocala Emerald Shores Elementary School Math: 42% / Reading: 47% | Bottom 50%
    404 Emerald Rd
    Ocala, FL 34472
    (352)671-4800

    Grades: PK-5 | 521 students
  • Ocala Evergreen Elementary School Math: 18% / Reading: 27% | Bottom 50%
    4000 W Anthony Rd
    Ocala, FL 34475
    (352)671-4925

    Grades: PK-5 | 545 students
  • Ocala Fessenden Elementary School Math: 39% / Reading: 43% | Bottom 50%
    4200 Nw 89th Pl
    Ocala, FL 34482
    (352)671-4935

    Grades: PK-5 | 456 students
  • Ocala Forest High School Math: 58% / Reading: 55% | Top 50%
    5000 Se Maricamp Rd
    Ocala, FL 34480
    (352)671-4700

    Grades: 9-12 | 2128 students
  • Ocala Fort King Middle School Math: 48% / Reading: 43% | Bottom 50%
    545 Ne 17th Ave
    Ocala, FL 34470
    (352)671-4725

    Grades: 6-8 | 1082 students
  • Fort Mc Coy Fort Mccoy School Math: 44% / Reading: 43% | Bottom 50%
    16160 Ne Highway 315
    Fort Mc Coy, FL 32134
    (352)671-6325

    Grades: PK-8 | 996 students
  • Ocala Francis Marion Charter School Charter School
    Math: 20-24% / Reading: 30-34% | Bottom 50%
    3233 Se Maricamp Rd Ste 300
    Ocala, FL 34478
    (352)812-7960

    Grades: 6-8 | 113 students
  • Ocala Francis Marion Military Academy Charter School
    Math: 10-14% / Reading: 25-29% | Bottom 50%
    3443 Sw 20th St
    Ocala, FL 34474
    (352)291-6600

    Grades: 9-12 | 180 students
  • Ocala Greenway Elementary School Math: 34% / Reading: 38% | Bottom 50%
    207 Midway Rd
    Ocala, FL 34472
    (352)671-4845

    Grades: PK-5 | 732 students
  • Ocala Hammett Bowen Junior Elementary School Math: 49% / Reading: 50% | Bottom 50%
    4397 Sw 95th St
    Ocala, FL 34476
    (352)291-7900

    Grades: PK-5 | 841 students
  • Summerfield Harbour View Elementary School Math: 54% / Reading: 45% | Bottom 50%
    8445 Se 147th Pl
    Summerfield, FL 34491
    (352)671-6110

    Grades: PK-5 | 858 students
  • Ocala Hillcrest Special Education School
    Math: 10-14% / Reading: 15-19% | Bottom 50%
    3143 Se 17th St
    Ocala, FL 34471
    (352)671-6800

    Grades: 6-12 | 184 students
  • Ocala Horizon Academy At Marion Oaks Math: 33% / Reading: 40% | Bottom 50%
    365 Marion Oaks Dr
    Ocala, FL 34473
    (352)671-6290

    Grades: 5-8 | 849 students
  • Ocala Howard Middle School Math: 61% / Reading: 56% | Top 50%
    1655 Nw 10th St
    Ocala, FL 34475
    (352)671-7225

    Grades: 6-8 | 1078 students
  • Ocala Lake Weir High School Math: 48% / Reading: 33% | Bottom 50%
    10351 Se Maricamp Rd
    Ocala, FL 34472
    (352)671-4820

    Grades: 9-12 | 1544 students
  • Summerfield Lake Weir Middle School Math: 39% / Reading: 36% | Bottom 50%
    10220 Se Sunset Harbor Rd
    Summerfield, FL 34491
    (352)671-6120

    Grades: 6-8 | 1070 students
  • Ocala Legacy Elementary School Math: 53% / Reading: 51% | Bottom 50%
    8496 Juniper Rd
    Ocala, FL 34480
    (352)671-0800

    Grades: PK-5 | 686 students
  • Ocala Liberty Middle School Math: 52% / Reading: 49% | Bottom 50%
    4773 Sw 95th St
    Ocala, FL 34476
    (352)291-7930

    Grades: 6-8 | 1151 students
  • Ocala Madison Street Academy Of Visual And Performing Arts Math: 98% / Reading: ≥99% | Top 1%
    401 Nw Martin Luther King Jr A
    Ocala, FL 34475
    (352)671-7250

    Grades: K-5 | 448 students
  • Ocala Maplewood Elementary School Math: 58% / Reading: 56% | Top 50%
    4751 Se 24th St
    Ocala, FL 34471
    (352)671-6820

    Grades: PK-5 | 758 students
  • Show 34 more public schools in Marion School District (out of 69 total schools)
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