Francis Marion School

101 Hubbard Drive
Marion, AL 36756
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Francis Marion School serves 707 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
Francis Marion School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 19% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 23% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Francis Marion School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Alabama for:

School Overview

Francis Marion School's student population of 707 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
The teacher population of 48 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students707 students
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Total Classroom Teachers48 teachers
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School Rankings

Francis Marion School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,263 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Francis Marion School is 0.02, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AL)
Overall Testing Rank
#1127 out of 1263 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
19%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
n/a
8%
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Black
99%
33%
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White
1%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.020.59
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Graduation Rate
≥90%
91%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
90%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePerry County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Francis Marion School is Greensboro High School (15.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Greensboro Middle School (15.6 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Greensboro Greensboro High School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 402 students
    15.6 miles
    1221 Baptist Hill Road
    Greensboro, AL 36744
    (334) 624-9156
    15.6 9-12 402
  • Greensboro Greensboro Middle School Math: 23% | Reading: 21%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 253 students
    15.6 miles
    620 Carver Street
    Greensboro, AL 36744
    (334) 624-4005
    15.6 6-8 253
  • Greensboro College And Career Academy Vocational School
    Grades: 9-12
    16.2 miles
    19875 Al Hwy 69 N
    Greensboro, AL 36744
    (334) 624-3691
    16.2 9-12 n/a
  • Uniontown Robert C Hatch High School Math: 27% | Reading: 26%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-12 | 644 students
    16.6 miles
    470 West Avenue
    Uniontown, AL 36786
    (334) 628-6464
    16.6 PK-12 644
  • Greensboro Greensboro Elementary School Math: 24% | Reading: 27%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 595 students
    19.6 miles
    1801 South Street
    Greensboro, AL 36744
    (334) 624-8611
    19.6 PK-5 595

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