Harding High School

  • Harding High School serves 973 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 21% (which is lower than the Ohio state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 45% (which is lower than the Ohio state average of 62%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Harding High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Ohio for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Ohio state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Ohio state average of 29%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Harding High School's student population of 973 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 63 teachers has declined by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students973 students
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Total Classroom Teachers63 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Harding High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,247 schools in Ohio (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Harding High School is 0.36, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.47. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (OH)
Overall School Rank#2803 out of 3247 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
21%
63%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
62%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:118:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
5%
5%
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Black
9%
16%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Harding High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Ohio by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
79%
71%
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Two or more races
7%
5%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Harding High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in OH.
Diversity Score0.360.47
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Graduation Rate
89%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/a
23%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Harding High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Ohio by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMarion City School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, OH Dept. of Education

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